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Planet Funk Con 2018

June 22nd & 23rd, 2018
$10 One Day | $15 Two Day
Group Packages are available and Children are free!

Planet Funk Con 2018

June 22nd & 23rd, 2018
$10 One Day | $15 Two Day
Group Packages are available and Children are free!

Planet Funk Con 2018

June 22nd & 23rd, 2018
$10 One Day | $15 Two Day
Group Packages are available and Children are free!
$500 top prize for our Cosplay contest!

What’s That Funk Presents:

The Quad Cities Premiere Comics & Entertainment Convention

For the last 8 years Mellow Blue Planet has brought you one of the Quad Cities areas best comic conventions, QC Planet Con. Now for its 9th year Mellow Blue Planet has teamed up with What’s That Funk to take it to the next level!  What’s That Funk in association with Mellow Blue Planet would like to present Planet Funk Con, the Quad Cities Premiere Comics and Entertainment Convention!

Planet Funk Con 2018 is being held at the TaxSlayer Center (formerly IWireless Center) in downtown Moline Illinois. Located along the beautiful Mississippi river the TaxSlayer Center is the largest venue the Quad Cities has to offer. With two floors of funky fun you won’t want to leave. Conveniently located in bustling downtown Moline Planet Funk Con is great for the whole family. And did we mention kids 12 and under get in free! Buy a one-day pass or enjoy the convention all weekend by buying a two-day pass at a discount. Don’t wait to get your ticket, everyone who buys a pre-sale ticket will get a two day pass for the price of a one day pass! You can’t beat $10 for 2 days of entertainment!

What’s That Funk Presents:

The Quad Cities Premiere Comics & Entertainment Convention

For the last 8 years Mellow Blue Planet has brought you one of the Quad Cities areas best comic conventions, QC Planet Con. Now for its 9th year Mellow Blue Planet has teamed up with What’s That Funk to take it to the next level!  What’s That Funk in association with Mellow Blue Planet would like to present Planet Funk Con, the Quad Cities Premiere Comics and Entertainment Convention!

Planet Funk Con 2018 is being held at the TaxSlayer Center (formerly IWireless Center) in downtown Moline Illinois. Located along the beautiful Mississippi river the TaxSlayer Center is the largest venue the Quad Cities has to offer. With two floors of funky fun you won’t want to leave. Conveniently located in bustling downtown Moline Planet Funk Con is great for the whole family. And did we mention kids 12 and under get in free! Buy a one-day pass or enjoy the convention all weekend by buying a two-day pass at a discount. Don’t wait to get your ticket, everyone who buys a pre-sale ticket will get a two day pass for the price of a one day pass! You can’t beat $10 for 2 days of entertainment!

Event Info

Event Dates:

June 22nd 2018, from 1 P.M. – 9 P.M.
June 23rd 2018, from 10 A.M. – 6 P.M.

Pricing:

Kids 12 and under are FREE!
$10 One Day
$15 Two Day ($10 during presale!)
*Group Packages are available, please contact us!

Venue Information:

The TaxSlayer Center is one of the top grossing mid-size venues in the country and has won numerous awards, including being ranked among the top 5 Arenas for tickets sold and gross dollars for facilities under 12,000 seats for 21 consecutive years. The TaxSlayer Center has a regional population of 600,000 and is located on the banks of the Mississippi River on the border of east-central Iowa and northwestern Illinois border in Moline, IL. The Quad Cities is made up of Moline and Rock Island in Illinois along with Davenport and Bettendorf in Iowa.

Easily routable between Chicago, St. Louis, Omaha, and Minneapolis; the TaxSlayer Center has hosted performances for some of the biggest stars in the business including Pearl Jam, Demi Lovato, James Taylor, Brantley Gilbert, Motley Crue, Hunter Hayes, Taylor Swift, Florida Georgia Line, The Dave Matthews Band, Shania Twain, Def Leppard, Miranda Lambert and more.

Event Info

Event Dates:

June 22nd 2018, from 1 P.M. – 9 P.M.
June 23rd 2018, from 10 A.M. – 6 P.M.

Pricing:

Kids 12 and under are FREE!
$10 One Day
$15 Two Day ($10 during presale!)
*Group Packages are available, please contact us!

Venue Information:

The TaxSlayer Center is one of the top grossing mid-size venues in the country and has won numerous awards, including being ranked among the top 5 Arenas for tickets sold and gross dollars for facilities under 12,000 seats for 21 consecutive years. The TaxSlayer Center has a regional population of 600,000 and is located on the banks of the Mississippi River on the border of east-central Iowa and northwestern Illinois border in Moline, IL. The Quad Cities is made up of Moline and Rock Island in Illinois along with Davenport and Bettendorf in Iowa.

Easily routable between Chicago, St. Louis, Omaha, and Minneapolis; the TaxSlayer Center has hosted performances for some of the biggest stars in the business including Pearl Jam, Demi Lovato, James Taylor, Brantley Gilbert, Motley Crue, Hunter Hayes, Taylor Swift, Florida Georgia Line, The Dave Matthews Band, Shania Twain, Def Leppard, Miranda Lambert and more.

Hotel Info

Radisson Hotel

1415 River Drive
Moline IL 61265
Reservations: +1 (800) 333-3333

Discounts for vendors and ticket holders:

Receive a special rate with our Radisson event discount. Adjacent to the event venue, and convenient access to other area attractions.

  • Double queen rooms:  $110
  • Single King Suites: $125 (with parlor included)
  • Wifi, parking and breakfast is included for hotel guests

Holiday Inn

226 17th Street, Suite 100,
Rock Island, Illinois, 61201
Reservations must be made through these booking links by 5/31/2018. Thereafter, reservations will be taken on a space available basis.

Discounts for vendors and ticket holders:

  • $96.00 per night.

Book a room now!

Special Guests

Pappy’s Corner

With season 5 underway...  The Corner brings a plethora of subject matter from a self-proclaimed chief buffoon and founder of "Buffoonism". Pappy has three YouTube channels, over 150 videos, and public figure with a small cult following. Focusing on fix it and how to...

David Casas

Local professional magician David Casas, has been entertaining audiences for the last 20 years with his award winning magic.  He has worked on the prestigious stages of Las Vegas, and travels all over the country performing full time.  Whether on stage, or close-up,...

Coming Soon!

We are still building our list of sponsors.  If you are interested in becoming a sponsor please contact us at planetfunk@whatsthatfunk.com for more details!

Our Sponsors!

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...

Chocolate Manor

Chocolate Manor is a family owned Chocolate shop located in Davenport Iowa. We have been making chocolates and sweets for over 20 years and aim to bring you delicious confections paired with excellent customer service. Location: 110 East 2nd Street, Davenport IA 52801...

David Casas

Iowa's Premier Magician David Casas has been entertaining audiences for 20 years with his award winning magic.  From Chicago to Las Vegas, David's unique style of magic has made him one of the most highly sought after entertainers in Iowa and across the Midwest.  He...

Hall of Heroes

Hall of Heroes

What’s That Funk is looking far and wide for the Heroes in our community, and we want them to show our guests what their made of!  Planet Funk Con is proud to bring to our guests the 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 will feature nonprofits, and community building groups from around the area where they will be able to show everyone who they are and how they impact our wonderful community.

On top of getting to show all of our ticket holders what they are made of What’s That Funk is letting our Hero’s earn cash for every ticket they sell to our event so don’t hesitate to buy your tickets to Planet Funk Con from your favorite participating group today.  And remember these aren’t just any tickets! For only $10 you will receive an exclusive event badge that acts as a two-day pass for the price of a one-day pass, and you will be earning your favorite group money for their cause!

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

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