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Some of you have contacted us asking what guidelines we have in place to safeguard our attendees. We have worked diligently with the Marriott and Convention Center to devise these protocols.The convention center has developed the floorplan to social distance. The state’s orders by the governor permits conventions with certain guidelines. We have added more protocols on top of that.1. Masks must be worn for entry.
2. Hand sanitizer stations will be set up throughout and bottles will be at celebrities tables.
3. The floorplan has moved from 10,000 square feet to 20,000 square feet without adding vendors celebrities and such.
4. Each table or booth will have 6 ft of space on both sides to distance from neighbors, vendors, and celebrities.
5. One way aisles, to offset traffic congestion.
6. Panels must be pre-registration for attendees.
7. Celebrities will have new pens and pictures will be only initially touched by them. All items are welcomed for autographs.
8. The Marriott will have cleaning crews constantly cleaning.
9. We have hired a Fire Marshall and Police to monitor the floor for any infractions.
10. Entrance and exits will be one way to avoid contact with oncoming people. Doors will be open and contactless.
11. All lines will be monitored to keep a 6 foot distance.
12. Temperature checks upon showroom entry.
13. We have limited our volunteer staff to limit contact.Please be aware your safety is our number one priority. But we can’t do this alone. Please if you are not feeling well or have any symptoms, stay home to protect not just you but everyone. Together we can fun in the environment 2020 has given us.Attention vendors:
The Marriott will perform nightly disinfecting services to sanitize the convention space and hotel. Please bring a covering for your tables.
Vendors if you need electric, this form needs to be filled out and returned to the Augusta Marriott at the Convention Center before the show to avoid a price increase. This is just if you need electric and is not part of the table fees.
CGC GRADING and AUTOGRAPH WITNESS
We are proud to announce One Stop Comic Shop a facilitator for CGC comic book grading and autograph witness services will be a vendor for the first time in the Augusta area!!!
This is what you have been asking for!! Bring your comics to get slabbed by the world’s best! CGC Grading is widely recognized for their reliability and expert care for your comics and autographed collectibles!!
In addition to their grading services, the team at One Stop Comic Shop will have a witness from CGC, on site to certify your autograph obtained from our 2020 celebrities such as Cara Buono, Sgt. Slaughter, Brian Cummings, Mary McDonald-Lewis, Ron Rudat, Robert Atkins, John Royle, Tom Feister, Steve Lydic, Larry Hama, Brian Shearer, Chad Bowers, Kickliy, and so many more!!Please visit their website for more information at: https://onestopcomicshop.com/
2021 CUSTOM TOY CLASS
DETAILS COMING SOON!
2021 TOY PHOTOGRAPHY CONTEST
Come out to Augusta June 26-27, 2021 with your best toy photos, to enter in the Toy Photography Contest! To enter bring a hard copy, preferably an 8×10 of your favorite toys! Have a chance to win prizes!
“Ten-hut”We are proud to bring you in 2020 an icon and a legend, a U.S. Marine, A Real American Hero, Sgt. Slaughter, a WWE Hall of Fame member, WWF alumni, pro wrestler, and a living G.I. Joe, will be right here in Augusta June 27-28, 2020! He is greatly remembered for being on so many television sets entertaining via wrestling and a member of the G.I. Joe team in comics and on the classic Sunbow television series. He was also commissioner of the WWE! Don’t miss this rare chance to meet your hero right here in Augusta!
Bobby Vala is an award winning toy design professional who has worked on some of the largest brands in the toy industry such as the Marvel Cinematic Universe & Legends as well as G.I. Joe. Bobby is in the process of launching his new toy company and will be excited to show his product at the Augusta Toy and Comic Show! Valaverse will be a 6 inch military line which will be unveiled in Augusta this June at our show. Come see the prototype paintmasters, grab an action force t-shirt, and meet the creator! For more information please visit https://valaverse.com
Exciting news from Valaverse for their new Action Force: Mission Files #1 comic book debuting at Joefest this September 5-6, 2020 by Robert Atkins Art!! See their products in person at JoeFest!!”Here is a sneak peek of a cover being done by Robert Atkins for a new issue of the Action Force comic. Robert crushed it with this cover and the inked and colored version will be amazing. This issue of Action Force: Mission Files #1 will be available at 2020 JoeFest Toy and Comic Show and then on the Valaverse website. Robert will be in attendance at Joefest so be sure to get your comic signed by him.”Visit Valaverse.com today for more information!!
We are excited to announce Jason Bienvenu the Creator of the ANIMAL WARRIORS OF THE KINGDOM
and Managing partner of Spero Toy Enterprise will be in attendance in Augusta GA!!
These are some of the hottest toys on the market and you’ll want to get yours autographed by the creator himself! Don’t miss this opportunity!!More information at https://sperotoys.com
Travis is a local favorite around Augusta. He is the founder of the local writer and artists comic enthusiasts group CSRA Sequential Art Group. He has authored books such as Ground Zero Anthology. Be sure to come see him in Artists Alley II!
THE FINEST: A G.I. JOE COSTUME GROUP
Come see members of the local chapter of the Finest, a G.I. Joe costuming group! Take some pictures and get some autographs!
MARAUDER TASK FORCE
MARAUDER “GUN RUNNERS”
Here is one of the Marauder “Gun-Runners” JOEFEST Exclusive figures….Marauder Task Force BLUE German Soldiers! Fully geared up figures and individual bodies will be available at Joefest. We hope you like it! We look forward to seeing you al September 5th & 6th in Augusta, GA!
Thanks for your support!
MJ & MGR Crew
Marauder “Gun-Runners” will be in Augusta! And new for 2020! An exclusive figure just for JoeFest! Official MGR team members MJ Sullivan, Marauder John, Marauder Miles, and Marauder Paul will be on hand with geared up Marauder Task Force figures and accessories! Please stop by and say hello! For more information please go to http://www.marauderinc.com
DIME NOVEL LEGENDS
We are proud to announce Chicken Fried Toys – Dime Novel Legends will be attending the Augusta Toy and Comic Show!!
Get your unique western action figures at the show or smalljoes.com if you can’t wait! Wave one is in stock now!Wave 1 includes: The Marshal, The Trail Boss, The Ranch Hand, The Territories Lawman, The Saloon Bartender, The Sharpshooter, The Cowpuncher, The Man in Black, The Fire Brigadier, The Garrison “KP” Trooper, and the KS exclusive Badlands Vigilante.
Please welcome Mattsquatch Customs to Augusta! Find the classic 12 inch, 3 3/4 inch and new modern 4 inch GI Joe, as well as Star Wars and custom made toys! Also stock your action figure with accessories! Find them on Facebook!
Biographies courtesy of Wikipedia.com and Google.com
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