Here's what's happening at Galacticon!
Roswell Daily Record Guest Speakers and Film Makers - many of the presenters will be available for Galacticon Meet & Greet after their presentation. Check RDR schedule for times.
Frank Renda and his Working Droids
Star Wars 501st Legion - New Mexico's Dewback Ridge Garrison
EJ Wilson - local author & Star Trek Authority
Edie Stevens - local SciFi Novelist
John LeMay - local author and historian featuring books from the Roswell Historical Society
Guy Malone - local author; Roswell crash lecturer
Matt Bromley - local game designer featuring several original board games
Roswell Community Little Theatre's Mission Improvable: Where Chaos Meets Comedy!
Saturday shows: 11am, 1pm, 4pm Sunday shows: 11am, 1pm
Picture this: a stage bathed in the glow of anticipation, where ordinary people transform into improv superheroes, armed only with quick wit, impeccable timing, and a complete disregard for the script. Welcome to the wild and wacky world of Mission Improvable! This merry band of improv misfits, known affectionately as Mission Improvable, has mastered the art of spontaneous comedy. They're like the Avengers of laughter, swooping in to save audiences from the doldrums of everyday life. With their superhuman ability to make stuff up on the spot, they create hilarious scenes, stories, and characters that leave everyone gasping for breath between fits of uncontrollable laughter.
Each Mission Improvable show is a unique experience crafted by the performers' spontaneous genius and fueled by the audience's suggestions. From zany characters to absurd situations, nothing is off-limits in their quest for laughter. They're like mad scientists in a comedy laboratory, blending outrageous ideas with lightning-fast improvisation to create explosive comedic reactions. But Mission Improvable isn't just about making you laugh; they're on a mission to create a community of joy and connection. They believe that laughter is the universal language that brings people together and invite you to join their comedy crusade. So, grab a friend, loosen up your funny bone, and prepare to embark on a hilarious adventure with Mission Improvable!
Escape Room: Entry with Day Pass PLUS
Alien War Room
Well, well, well, look who stumbled upon a little extraterrestrial adventure! So, picture this: you're camping out in the middle of nowhere near Roswell, New Mexico, minding your own business, when suddenly you spot a tiny little spacecraft that landed. Naturally, your curiosity gets the best of you, so you investigate. But here's where things get interesting: as you're snooping around, the darn door slams shut behind you! Trapped much?
Don't panic just yet, my friend. Take a deep breath and survey your surroundings. As luck would have it, you find a group of aliens all out cold due to Earth's atmosphere. Phew, crisis averted, right? Not so fast. Here's the kicker: you discover some sketchy invasion plans in the aliens' war room on the ship, and it's up to you to save the day. Yep, you heard that right. You need to communicate with the mothership to stop the whole thing, and you've got to do it fast. Oh, and let's not forget - you must make a run for it before those little green men wake up from their nap. No pressure or anything.
Vendors Hall Hours:
Friday 12 p.m.-6 p.m., Saturday 10:00 a.m.- 6 p.m., Sunday 10:00 a.m.- 4 p.m.
The Galacticon Day Pass covers basic activities in the Vendor Hall
The Day Pass PLUS covers admission and the special Escape Room Experience located in the main hall.
The Vendor Hall features booths and Artists tables with items for sale including (but not limited to) the following, generally in the SciFi & Fantasy genres:
Fine Art, Art Prints, Posters and Jewelry
Books - Comic books and vintage books
Collectibles – SciFi, Fantasy, Steampunk, Movies and Disney
Authors Tables - feature local renown authors of SciFi and other published works
Gems and crystals
Children’s Educational programs and activities
Cosplay apparel and accessories and more!
Games – board games & card games & video games including several Role Playing Games
All schedules subject to change.