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3 Days of Fun and Excitement

June 21st – 23rd, 2019

Planet Funk Con 2019

Over 90 Vendors and Artists!

Planet Funk Con 2019

Cosplay Competitions with $800 in Cash Prizes!

Planet Funk Con 2019

Guests Galore!

Planet Funk Con 2019

A New Panel Every 30 Minutes!

What’s That Funk and Mellow Blue Planet are back!

Planet Funk Con, The Quad Cities Premiere Comics & Entertainment Convention

Last year we held the biggest comic con the Quad Cities has ever seen. We had over 4000 attendees, 90 vendors, over 20 guests, 20 panels, 2 cosplay competitions, 100 tabletop games, 2 video game tournaments, and a ton of FUN! This year we plan to bring you even more with 3 DAY SHOW!
Click here to see some of last year’s photos!

What’s That Funk and Mellow Blue Planet are back!

Planet Funk Con, The Quad Cities Premiere Comics & Entertainment Convention

Last year we held the biggest comic con the Quad Cities has ever seen. We had over 4000 attendees, 90 vendors, over 20 guests, 20 panels, 2 cosplay competitions, 100 tabletop games, 2 video game tournaments, and a ton of FUN! This year we plan to bring you even more with 3 DAY SHOW! Click here to see some of last year’s photos!

Event Info

Event Dates:

June 21-23

Located at the all new TBK Sports Complex!

4850 Competition Drive
Bettendorf, IA 52722

Awesome Features Include:

Bowling!
Games!
Laser Tag!
Escape Rooms!

Event Info

Event Dates:

June 21-23

Located at the all new TBK Sports Complex!

4850 Competition Drive
Bettendorf, IA 52722

Awesome Features Include:

Bowling!
Games!
Laser Tag!
Escape Rooms!

Event Info

Event Dates:

June 21-23

Located at the all new TBK Sports Complex!

4850 Competition Drive
Bettendorf, IA 52722

Awesome Features Include:

Bowling!
Games!
Laser Tag!
Escape Rooms!

Event Info

Event Dates:

June 21-23

Located at the all new TBK Sports Complex!

4850 Competition Drive
Bettendorf, IA 52722

Awesome Features Include:

Bowling!
Games!
Laser Tag!
Escape Rooms!

Hotel Info


Book Your Group Rate for What’s That Funk 2019 Planet Funk Convention

  • Room Rate: $119
  • Complimentary Full Hot Breakfast Daily
  • Two On-Site Restaurants, Prairie Grille & 1 Hundred West
  • Full Menu in both restaurants until 9:00pm, Limited Dinner Menu in 1 Hundred West available until 10:00pm and full bar available until midnight
  • Large indoor Atrium featuring Pool and Hot Tub
  • 10 Minutes to TBK Bank Sports Complex

Book Your Group Rate for What’s That Funk 2019 Planet Funk Convention

  • $89 King room with sofa per night
  • Breakfast is included
  • Pool and Whirlpool
  • Bistro in lobby that offers dinner and full bar from 5pm to 10pm
  • Courtyard open 24/7- can even grill outside
  • Game night Thursday night- Mario Kart, Settlers of Catan, Cards Against Humanity, Unstable Unicorns, etc.
  • Will have swap meet for vendors Friday and Saturday
  • Uber for Business- We will pay for your Uber*

*Requires that 12 rooms are filled- so get your friends to stay at the hotel too!

Book Your Group Rate for What’s That Funk 2019 Planet Funk Convention

  • $89 King room with sofa per night
  • Breakfast is included
  • Pool and Whirlpool
  • Bistro in lobby that offers dinner and full bar from 5pm to 10pm
  • Courtyard open 24/7- can even grill outside
  • Game night Thursday night- Mario Kart, Settlers of Catan, Cards Against Humanity, Unstable Unicorns, etc.
  • Will have swap meet for vendors Friday and Saturday
  • Uber for Business- We will pay for your Uber*

*Requires that 12 rooms are filled- so get your friends to stay at the hotel too!

Special Guests

Keep checking back to see more guests!

Midnite Mausoleum

The Quad Cities own beloved MARLENA MIDNITE is the creator, puppet maker, set designer and host of the "old fashioned" horror host show Midnite Mausoleum. Marlena began doing her show in 2009 and within a year was running on public access television stations in 23...

Alan Scholting

Regarded as one of the top cosplay writers and editors working today, Alan Scholting has contributed to nearly every major pop-culture and cosplay magazine in print. As one of the founding members of both Cosplay Culture and C4 Magazine, Alan has worked with some of...

Doug Walker

Doug is best known for his character The Nostalgia Critic from ChannelAwesome.com, who reviews bad movies and TV shows connected to childhood. He's also noted for having a long standing "rivalry" with The Angry Video Game Nerd. He's appeared on PBS, Entrepreneur...

Artist Guests

Keep checking back to see even more guests!

Ken Christiansen

Primarily known for his work on the Transformers brand, Ken Christiansen has contributed illustrations and concept art designs for many Hasbro Inc.'s Transformers projects including: video games, Film and TV development, comic book covers, publishing, packaging art,...

Cosplay Guests

Baroness Von T Cosplay

Baroness Von T has been building costumes since she was 6, always crafting her very own Halloween looks. In 2014, she wore her very first Cosplay to a convention and has never looked back! Baroness Von T now travels the country hoping to give others the courage and...

Thousand Faces Cosplay

Lauren and Ethan of Thousand Faces Cosplay put the 'play' in cosplay with an emphasis on bringing their characters to life. Through performance and bodybuilding, they strive to recreate their beloved characters as much as possible, from imitating voices and memorizing...

Sally Quinn Cosplay

To Sally Quinn Cosplay, artist no longer means one thing, it’s a broad term that covers an envelope of millions of opportunities and creations. Conquering immersive cosplays for over 4 years, Rachael has expanded from just cosplay building alone to SFX makeup, body...

2018 Sponsors!

Check back soon to see our 2019 Sponsors!

Stecker Graphics

Stecker Graphics is a family owned business in Rock Island, IL. Our family and our employees live and work in the Quad Cities and that's why we encourage everyone to Be Local, Buy Local. It is our belief that you get what you pay for, while we may not be the cheapest...

Visit Quad Cities

Visit Quad Cities, a non-profit organization, is the region’s official destination management organization charged with making the Quad Cities a premier destination experience. Visit Quad Cities grows our economy by bringing visitors, meetings/conventions, sporting...

OCM MtG

OCM MtG is a Magic the Gathering vendor out of Des Moines, IA. We are always buying/selling/trading! Check out our website (www.OCMMTG.com) for singles, articles, and our next event. OCM MtG also provides cards for Magic the Gathering Online. Search 'OCMMTG' in the...

Hall of Heroes

2019 Hall of Heroes

Planet Funk Con’s Hall of Heroes is back! Planet Funk Con is proud to be continuing our Hall of Heroes, where you will find our communities local groups and charities that stand out and help the Quad Cities area.

Our Hall of Heroes features nonprofits and community building groups from around the area. They will be showing everyone who they are and how they impact our wonderful community.

Make sure as you enter this year’s Planet Funk Con to remember to stop and see just what our local Heroes are all about.

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