Panels and Programming

Hundreds of hours of quality panels, appearances and special events, all included with the price of admission!

From special performance events, to fandom panels, to educational workshops, to hands-on activities for kids and teens — there’s something for everyone! We’ll be publishing more information on each of the events and panel tracks listed below (and maybe a few surprises) leading up to the con. Be sure to follow us on Facebook, Instagram and Twitter and subscribe to email updates so you don’t miss a thing!

Have an idea for a great panel or presentation that you’d like to lead at RPCC? We want to hear it! Click on the button below to submit your session!

Special Events & Performances

Opening Night

Join us for Opening Night at RPCC! We’re building the inaugural year’s event right now, evaluating top talent from across the region as potential performers. Stay tuned for this year’s line-up!

Costume Celebration

Our inclusive celebration is open to all, whether you’re a pro cosplayer or one of the rest of us who just likes to dress up! Audience member or competitor, your sure to have an amazing time!

Panel & Sessions Tracks

RPCC Presents

Our exclusive conference track featuring all panels covering an incredibly diverse range of your favorite pop culture guests, fandoms, topics and headlines.


Did you know that nearly every comics and graphic literature guest at RPCC also does at least one panel, and often more? Well now you do! They’re all right here!


Each year DPCC hosts dozens of the world’s top YA, Sci-Fi and Fantasy authors. Most do at least one panel for their fans at the show. Meet your favorites here!

At the Kids' Lab

A massive section dedicated to kids and teens, this one-of-a-kind destination is where the young and young-at-heart come to create, share, explore and discover.

For Educators

As an educational non-profit, one of our top priorities is helping educators learn, grow and discover innovative techniques for using pop culture in the classroom.

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Reno Pop Culture Con

Nov 8, 2019: 10am-7pm

Nov 9, 2019: 10am-7pm

Nov 10, 2019: 10am-5pm