THE OFFICIAL DPCC BLOG

Welcome to the official blog for 2019. Here you’ll find helpful news and information about the this year’s convention, including tips, tricks and advice. Remember that we also make almost all of our breaking news announcements on our social media channels, so be sure to follow us on Facebook, Instagram and Twitter, and subscribe to our e-mail alerts, so you don’t miss a thing.

Mulan: History and the Movie

Mulan: History and the Movie

Mulan: History and the Movie  By Holly M., Team DPCC   Disney’s live-action Mulan adaptation is now streaming on Disney+. Mulan is one of Disney’s strongest figures as she challenges gender norms and proves that inner strength exists in everyone. Now more than...

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DPCC’s Most Excellent History Debunk

DPCC’s Most Excellent History Debunk

DPCC’s Most Excellent History Debunk  By Holly M., Team DPCC With the (hopefully) most excellent Bill and Ted Face the Music set to premiere in September 2020, it’s a good time to set straight some of the truly bogus historical depictions from the original movies....

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Umbrella Academy Season 1 Gif Recap

Umbrella Academy Season 1 Gif Recap

Umbrella Academy Season 1 Gif RecapUmbrella Academy’s first season had some memorable moments. Here are a few of our favorites, captured in gifs. By Holly M., Team Denver Pop Culture ConJuly 24, 2020 Umbrella Academy fans rejoice! In less than one week, season two...

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Are You Craving Some Denver Pop Culture Con Fun?

Are You Craving Some Denver Pop Culture Con Fun?

Are You Craving Some Denver Pop Culture Con Fun?Since we can’t bring our usual three-day spectacular in person this year, we’re streaming some of the best moments from our 2019 event — AND streaming new, exclusive live guest interviews – with X-Stream Con 2020. This...

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Pop Culture Father’s Day Favorites

Pop Culture Father’s Day Favorites

Pop Culture Father’s Day Favorites   Father’s Day is this Sunday We’re celebrating memorable dads in comics, film, books, TV and other pop culture. “Do you see your favorites? If not, please share YOUR favorite fathers on Facebook, Twitter, or Instagram.  ...

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Denver Pop Culture Con Cancelled for 2020, Will Return in May 2021

Denver Pop Culture Con Cancelled for 2020, Will Return in May 2021

Denver’s Pop Culture Con cancels November dates All tickets will be refunded; exhibitors have options for refunds or 2021 credit Denver Pop Culture Con will return May 14-16, 2021 Denver, CO (June 1, 2020) — Following the issuance of the State of Colorado’s intent to...

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DPCC Fan Pandemic Recommendations

DPCC Fan Pandemic Recommendations

DPCC Fan Pandemic RecommendationsLast month, we shared some of our own recommendations for passing time in quarantine and asked for your picks. We received dozens of submissions and comments. — and have highlighted some that stood out below… Got a pop culture...

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Pop Culture Quarantine Recommendations

Pop Culture Quarantine Recommendations

Pop Culture Quarantine RecommendationsBy Holly Mandziak Pop culture can help keep us connected, creative, and even sane in these uncertain times. That’s why the team at Denver Pop Culture Con and Pop Culture Classroom have put together a special list of Pop Culture...

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Frequently Asked Questions on DPCC 2020’s Postponement

Frequently Asked Questions on DPCC 2020’s Postponement

In response to the ongoing Coronavirus outbreak, Denver Pop Culture Con will be postponing its early July event until November 27 – 29, 2020. Find out what it means for you... General Questions Badges and Reservations Guests and Schedules Show Floor and Exhibitors...

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Denver Pop Culture Con Postpones 2020 Event to November

Denver Pop Culture Con Postpones 2020 Event to November

Denver Pop Culture Con postponed New dates are November 27 – 29, 2020 July tickets will be honored for new November dates (DENVER) — Based on the news that the Colorado Convention Center will be transformed into a hospital space to assist in Colorado’s efforts to...

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Covid19, Pop Culture Classroom and Denver Pop Culture Con

Covid19, Pop Culture Classroom and Denver Pop Culture Con

As our community strives to stay safe and healthy during these difficult times, Pop Culture Classroom and Denver Pop Culture Con continue to be committed to our missions of inspiring a love of learning and providing resources for educators.   Resources for People...

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Do You Know a Best in US Hero?

Do You Know a Best in US Hero?

Nominate Someone for a Best in US Hero Award Heroes are everywhere. They teach our children. They protect our communities and our country. They lift up the best in us through their service. Do you know someone who represents the Best in US? Shout out their...

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Anime Tournament Arc

Anime Tournament Arc

It’s a Tournament Arc! Most popular anime of the decade!Hey anime fans, The Spring 2020 anime season is almost here, and we have decided to celebrate with a “most popular anime of the decade” bracket! We have picked sixteen popular anime representing some of the major...

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Internet Favorite Wil Wheaton to Appear at Denver Pop Culture Con

Internet Favorite Wil Wheaton to Appear at Denver Pop Culture Con

He’s not just any guest. He’s Wil Wheaton — and we’re over the moon to welcome this internet favorite to Denver Pop Culture Con 2020. Wil Wheaton: Pop Culture Force of Nature Wheaton is an author, actor, and producer best known for his roles in Star Trek: The Next...

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Meet Superman at Denver Pop Culture Con July 3-5

Meet Superman at Denver Pop Culture Con July 3-5

February 29 is when we celebrate the character of Superman's birthday, but this July you’ll find Superman at Denver Pop Culture Con — multiple Supermen, actually. You'll also be able to visit Smallville, which is usually in Kansas, right here in the Mile High City....

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Yo, Joe! Welcome GI JOE to Denver Pop Culture Con

Yo, Joe! Welcome GI JOE to Denver Pop Culture Con

This year, Denver Pop Culture Con is happening July 4th weekend — and we’re honoring our America’s heroes, both fantasy and real. Appreciating pop culture heroes — and years of responding that “knowing is half the battle” anytime we hear someone say “now I know” — are...

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Join the Disney Princesses at Denver Pop Culture Con 2020

Join the Disney Princesses at Denver Pop Culture Con 2020

Love Disney princesses? So do we! Make plans to join us at Denver Pop Culture Con 2020 to meet royalty as four popular Disney Princess voice actresses join our All-American July 4 event: Irene Bedard (Pocahontas); Paige O’Hara (Belle): Jodi Benson (Ariel); and Linda...

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Love Books with Words? This is the Convention for You.

Love Books with Words? This is the Convention for You.

First Off, A Little More About Our Name Change From 2012 through 2018, the event that took place at the Colorado Convention Center every Summer — which brings in over 100,000 attendees every year — used to be called Denver Comic Con.  But starting this year, we’re...

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Bring the Kids, DPCC Is Truly Family Friendly!

Bring the Kids, DPCC Is Truly Family Friendly!

Wondering if you should bring the kids to Denver Pop Culture Con? The answer is definitely yes! What sets DPCC apart from almost every other con is that we are produced by an educational nonprofit: Pop Culture Classroom. That means we make a huge effort every year to...

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New Name, Same Great Con

New Name, Same Great Con

As you’ve probably heard or noticed by now, we made the decision earlier this month to rename Denver Comic Con. It’s now Denver Pop Culture Con (DPCC). We’ve been considering it for years, for strategic reasons. Most stemmed from us changing the name of our nonprofit...

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