The Largest Sci-Fi Convention East of Raleigh is Coming to the Crystal Coast

Cape Carteret, NC October 2, 2013 – Get ready to live out your Sci-Fi Fantasies at the 3rd Annual Crystal Coast Con on October 19, 2013. Door prizes, costume contests, giveaways and special vendors will transform Mac Daddy’s, Cape Carteret’s family-fun entertainment center, into any Sci-Fi and Gaming fans’ fantasy experience.

Crystal Coast Con MacDaddys - Logo

Special guest from well-known television shows and movies will be available to meet and greet guests. Guests include Marina Sirtis, who played Counselor Deanna Troi on “Star Trek: The Next Generation,” and Adrian Paul, known for his role as Duncan MacLeod in “Highlander.” Guests from the hit series Walking Dead and the Twilight movie series will also be in attendance. Paranormal investigators, like Carolina Ghostbusters and Southeast Paranormal Investigators Association, will be at the Con to share stories on their paranormal discoveries. King Robota, featured on this season’s America’s Got Talent, will be at the Crystal Coast Con as well. This Sci-Fi, fantasy and gaming experience will be a one day wondrous event. From incredible celebrity guests to delicious Sci-Fi inspired food and drinks, to special secret side shows, you are not going to want to miss this!

Marina Sirtis

Our vendors will have Sci-Fi and fantasy books, comic books, jewelry, handmade items, fantasy art and much, much more! Tickets for the Crystal Coast Con are $15 in advance and $20 at the door. For more information about the event and to purchase tickets in advance, go to or call (252) 393-6565.

Adrian Paul

MacDaddy’s is a family entertainment center located in Cape Carteret, North Carolina. It boasts the area’s largest arcade, 24 lanes of the coolest bowling, a sports bar and full service restaurant with catering facilities and party space. Started in 2008 by entrepreneur Mac Holz, Mac Daddy’s strives to be coastal North Carolina’s best entertainment venue for those living in the area.