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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!

Adam McArthur

Adam McArthur is an American actor and martial artist based in Los Angeles, California, United States. His best-known role is currently voicing Marco Diaz in the Disney XD cartoon Star vs. the Forces of Evil. He also voices characters on other animation shows such as...

Carey Means

Carey Means has been the voice of Frylock on the Adult Swim TV show Aqua Teen Hunger Force (aka "Aqua TV Show Show"). His career also includes having been in the Atlanta Symphony Orchestra Chorus and the Atlanta Opera Chorus. He has also performed on stage at the...

Kirby Morrow

Kirby Morrow trained in theatre at Mount Royal University, in Calgary, Alberta. Throughout his career, Kirby has also trained in Vancouver, Paris, Dublin, Toronto and Los Angeles. Reaching a successful stature both on camera and in animation voice overs, Kirby is...

Artist Guests

Keep checking back to see even more guests!

Arthur Suydam: The Zombie King

“The Zombie King," as he is known, rose to stardom for his work on the smash hit series "Marvel Zombies", and is the cover artist for the Black Panther. The lines at his booth at any given show are a testament to the enduring "zombie craze," with Suydam as a...

John Beatty

John Beatty is a veteran comic book artist, best know for his inking work for both Marvel and DC Comics. Developing into one of the industries top inkers over his career, Beatty has worked with top pencil artists, such as Mike Zeck, Kelley Jones and Michael Golden....

Michael Golden

Artist/writer/creator Michael Golden, is a legend in the comic book industry, but one that has never stopped adding to his legacy as a storytelling professional. Co-creator of the X-men's Rogue character, Spartan X and Bucky O'Hare, Michael is known worldwide for his...

Cosplay Guests

Kristen Lanae

Before getting into cosplay, Kristen began making a name in the gaming community working as a promotional model with the CSA Agency. She has worked for several companies at some of the largest events in the United States including E3 and Pax East. Some of the clients...

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...

The Portrait Dude

Wes (The Portrait Dude) has been specializing in making people feel amazing in their cosplay for nearly five years. He loves working with everyone from first-time cosplayers to internationally known personalities and everything in between. With over 80 conventions,...

HDC Cosplay

HDC is an award winning, master level costuming and fabricating company, who first got their start in August 2012. Beginning work in the steampunk scene, they branched out in 2016 and entered the Crown Championships at C2e2 and placed. Practical effects, sculpting,...

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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