Festivals - Media - Music - Special Events
Markster Con is a year-round, full-time event production company geared mainly towards the adult-aged geek and alternative demographic with a heavy dose of costuming. Established in June of 2012 out of his home in Jasper, Alabama by owner Mark Baggett, the company now produces, on average, one to two large-scale events per month in various cities across the SouthEast which include pub crawls, dances, geek trivia nights, mingles, photo studio parties and other social gatherings. Event themes vary, often inspired by fandoms such as Star Wars, Game Of Thrones, SuperHeroes & Villains, Disney, Zombies, Vampires, Harry Potter, Stranger Things, Video Games and even Unicorns, with attendance typically between 150 to 1,000+ people. Now based out of Richmond, Virginia, Markster Con produces adult-aged events in Atlanta, Athens, and Savannah, Georgia; Charleston, South Carolina as well as Miami, Florida. In March of 2019 Markster Con expanded into Richmond as well as Birmingham, Alabama with plans to soon expand into the Washington, D.C. area.