Events


Granitecon presents several special events throughout the weekend!

NOTE: Please make sure to read our "Costume, Weapons, and Anti-Harassment Policy".




Panel & Workshop Schedule

Click here to view the 2014 Granitecon Panel Schedule.

Click here to view the 2014 Kids Con Schedule.





Costume Contest

Costume Contest

Join us for our 5th Annual Costume Contest (one of the largest in New England), hosted by New England's Mr. T, Macdaniel Macleod! Prizes total over $1,000, including a $500 prize for Best in Show! Check out the rules and regulations on how you can enter! Want to pre-register? Send your registration form to Pat@dmcomics.com!

2014 Costume Contest Rules & Registration





Friday Night Karoke Kickoff Party

Friday Night Karoke Kickoff Party

We're kicking off this year's Granitecon with a karoke party at JD's Tavern located in the Radisson! Come on down, grab some food and a drink (or two), and have fun with other convention attendees, guests, artists and vendors before the show starts on Saturday! The event is free for everyone, so come on down and have some fun.





Water Dancing Class

Water Dancing Class

Want to learn how to fight like Arya Stark? At Granitecon you can learn from the man who taught Arya - Miltos Yerolemou aka Syrio Forel! On each day of the show there will be a Water Dancing class taught my Miltos, space will be extremely limited and must be reserved by purchasing a ticket on the "reservation" page. Get yours today before they're sold out! Don't miss your chance to learn sword fighting with the First Sword of Braavos! Classes are $50.





The Official Granitecon After Party

A Party of Ice and Fire: The Official Granitecon After Party

Join us Saturday night at the Radisson Armory at 9pm for the Official Granitecon After Party!

Come dressed as you favorite characters from the hit TV show, Game of Thrones, or come as a new character of your own creation! Will you be a member of the House Targaryen, a Lannister or part of the House of Stark of Winterfell? Show your support!

Entertainment for the evening festivities include:

  • DJ sets throughout the evening by DJ Midas AND by Finn Jones, Ser Loras Tyrell himself, from 11:30-1:00!

  • $100 CASH PRIZE Game of Thrones costume contest, where the winner will be also crowned King or Queen of Granitecon and will have their own throne and crown to celebrate!

  • Various contests held throughout the night to win some amazing Game of Thrones related prizes!

There will be a few bars for drinks selection, offering some discounted deals and special drinks to choose and try, THEMED DRINKS, SPECIALS AND FOOD TBA!

Appearances by celebrities and guests of this year's Granitecon, including some of the stars from Game of Thrones!

Admission is $10 online or $15 at the door
THIS IS A 21+ EVENT

Sponsored by:
C2ECO: https://www.facebook.com/C2ECOrg
Midas 500: www.Midas500.com
Kinetic City Entertainment: https://www.facebook.com/KineticCityEntertainment
Reevz FX: https://www.facebook.com/Reevzfx
Robbins Studios Photography and Fine Art: https://www.facebook.com/RobbinsStudios?ref=br_tf





Dorks in Dungeons Live

Dorks in Dungeons Live featuring special mystery guest!

Have you ever wanted to see the magic of storytelling through the lens of a role-playing game which is being viewed through the lens of a live improvised comedy show?

Come watch as the Dorks in Dungeons pursue their mysterious quest to deliver the mail. See every critical hit, every skill check, every rules-lawyering bit of bullshit in super crisp HD. Because its live. Orcs will be slain. Dragons will be also slain. Princesses will be rescued and slain. Cheese-balls will be eaten (slain).

Learn more about Dorks in Dungeons Live.





C.Wish Photography

C.Wish Photography

Coming to this year's show in costume? C.Wish Photography will be on hand doing photo shoots for those dressed up! Don't miss out on getting some great shots done to really showcase your costume work!





Kids Con

Kids Con

We're very excited to announce the addition of the Kid's Con to Granitecon this year! This mini convention within the convention is geared towards the younger fans. It will feature workshops on how to draw and make comics, coloring and interactive activies, character meet and greets and more! Additional details and schedule coming soon!





Kids Costume Contest

Kids Costume Contest

Kids join us on Sunday for the Kids Costume Contest hosted by Batman Matches Malone! There will be prizes and plenty of fun! Prizes and event times TBA





Operation Comix Relief

Operation Comix Relief

Operation Comix Relief will be in attendance collecting comics for our troops stationed overseas!

Learn more by visiting their website: www.operationcomixrelief.org.





Costume Groups

Make sure to stop by and visit our costumed friends!


501st Legion - New England Garrison and Rebel Legion - Alderaan Base
501st Legion - New England Garrison and Rebel Legion - Alderaan Base

Have a picture taken with your favorite Star Wars Heroes and Villains and make sure to visit their booth to get a photo in the Death Star Trash Compactor!

Both Legions will be accepting donations for a local charity (to be announced at the Con).

Learn more about them by visiting 501neg.com or alderaanbase.com!




Ghostbusters of New Hampshire
Ghostbusters of New Hampshire

Everyone's favorite Ghostbusters are back! Come bust some ghosts and keep an eye out for Ecto-1A!

Learn more about Ghostbusters of New Hampshire.




New England Brethren of Pirates
New England Brethren of Pirates

Captain Jack Sparrow and his gang of pirates will be challenging ye to games of skill, watch out for the Kraken!

Learn more about New England Brethren of Pirates.