THE ONLY CON DEDICATED TO ROCK & METAL CULTURE!

HEADBANGERS CON IS THE FIRST AND ONLY EVENT WHERE THE WORLDS OF ROCK & METAL EXIST IN A COMIC CON STYLE PLATFORM. MEET ALL THE MUSIC ICONS AND BUY AUTOGRAPHS AND PHOTO OPS. GET INVOLVED IN LIVE AUDIENCE CELEBRITY Q&A PANELS. DRINK. FIND COLLECTIBLE MEMORABILIA. MEET THE ARTISTS BEHIND THE ALBUM ART. DISCOVER NEW BANDS AND SEE EXCLUSIVE LIVE PERFORMANCES.

GUESTS

MORGAN ROSE

SEVENDUST

DAVID ELLEFSON

MEGADETH

DEREK RIGGS

IRON MAIDEN "EDDIE" ARTIST

COREY GLOVER

LIVING COLOUR

DAVEY GRAHS

POP EVIL

RYAN MCCOMBS

SOIL/ DROWNING POOL

MARK HEYLMUN
Suicide Silence

MARK HEYLMUN

SUICIDE SILENCE

ALEX BENT

TRIVIUM

ARON PATRICK

ALL THAT REMAINS

WAYNE LOZINAK

HATEBREED

EDDIE OJEDA

TWISTED SISTER

JOHN TEMPESTA

THE CULT, WHITE ZOMBIE

COMPLETE GUEST LIST

WHY WE ARE SO METAL!

LOCATIONS

It all started in Portland, OR, but now we are taking it on the road. Check back to find out what cities have been added.

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CITIES

PANELS

See all the music icons up close and hear their stories fo sex, drugs and Rock-N-Roll in live Q&A's, hosted by celebrities and questions from you, the fans! All FREE with entry.

PANEL SCHEDULE

ROCK STAR PHOTO OPS

Buy your pre-sale professional photo ops in advance before they sell out, and avoid purchase lines at the con. 8x10 photos are printed while you wait on high-quality waterproof paper, so you can get them signed by the stars.

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CON ENTERTAINMENT

LIVE CONCERTS

You can't have a Rock & Metal con without some epic live music. We got that too!

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KIDS ROCK!

We have an entire weekend of fun to keep your kids rockin! From a guitar pick scavenger hunt to coloring and craft contests to real instrument photo ops! Brought to you by Wedgie Picks

KID'S ROCK EVENTS & GALLERY

CON EXHIBITS

TRU PICKLES BEAVIS & BUTTHEAD PHOTO EXPERIENCE

Brought to us by our friends at Tru Pickles, their booth will have FREE pics and pickles! Sit on the old pink couch in this recreated 3D TV set from America's favorite heavy metal cartoon while enjoying free samples of their products and getting killer Cornholio photo ops!

GEEKSTERINK LEGENDS TATTOO TOUR

The famous Geeksterink Legends is the largest tattoo tour attraction in the world and the subject of a new reality TV show out soon. They will be tattooing live and are now taking appointments. 

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get involved

VOLUNTEER!

Be a part of the fun! Trade your time for tickets, autographs, memories and more!

VOLUNTEER APPLICATION

SPONSOR

From local advertising to national event naming rights, your brand can be directly associated with Headbangers Con and activated internally, externally and socially.

FULL SPONSOR LIST

VENDOR

Sell your products and exhibit your brand to your exact target demographic, and be a part of the growing Headbanging success.

FULL VENDOR LIST

Subscribing rocks!

We won't bug the shit out of ya, but we will occasionally send you rad deals, coupons and important updates.

PARTNERS

GEEKSTERINK LEGENDS

WORLD FAMOUS TATTOO TOUR ATTRACTION WILL BE TATTOOING LIVE ON SITE! FEATURING FAMOUS ARTISTS FROM A&E'S EPIC INK, INKMASTER AND MORE...

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CELEB PHOTO OPS

BOB WILLIAMS HAS WORKED WITH EVERYONE FROM KID ROCK TO A-LIST ACTORS, AND WILL BE PROVIDING TOP-QUALITY KEEPSAKE PHOTO SERVICES 

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RONALD MCDONALD HOUSE

WE ARE HONORED TO GIVE BACK TO SUCH AN AMAZING ORGANIZATION THAT DOES SO MUCH FOR OUR COMMUNITY!

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SCHOOL OF ROCK

LIVE PERFORMANCES FROM THE AMAZING CHILDREN STUDENTS, CUSTOMIZED TO HEADBANGERS CON 

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TWIZTED IMAGES

TWIZTED WILL BE DOING ALL VIDEO RECORDING AND STILL PHOTOGRAPHY OF THE EVENT. IF YOU SEE THEM, ACT A FOOL CAUSE YOU MIGHT MAKE IT ON SOME PROMO VIDEOS!

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MA ENTERTAINMENT

CONNECTING THE FANS TO THE BANDS AND THE BANDS TO THE FANS - MA ENTERTAINMENT BRINGS AN HONEST APPROACH WITH PERSONAL DAILY UPDATES, NEWS, PHOTOS, TOURS, AND VIEWS ON THE SCENE!

Sponsors

JACK DANIELS

What goes better with Rock-N-Roll than Old No. 7! Jack has been huge supporters of Rock-N-Roll...and us!

FIREBALL WHISKEY

What's hotter than Fireball mixed with Metal?! Fireball has donaTed two guitars to our charity and shown us some hot support!

TITO'S VODKA

It's as smooth as a 1980's rock ballad! The official Vodka of Headbangers Con and the drink of choice of a few of its owners!

PABST BLUE RIBBON

It's more classic than classic rock, and we have a shit load of it! MMMMM

MODERN TIMES BEER

The top player in energy drinks is also the top suporter of rock music events.

MIKES HARDER

Mike's Harder is sponsoring the Main Stage, the epicenter of all the con's events! They wanted to be right in the middle of the action to show their support!

FULL SPONSOR LIST

CHILD WARNING

We love children! BUT, please keep in mind that this is a rock-n-roll convention. You can expect to hear profanity, see scantly-clad patrons and witness some adult behavior. If you want to show your kids some culture, education and fun, then PLEASE bring them! If you are over-protective and prude, then leave them at home. You have been warned, so don't bitch.

POLICIES

PLEASE READ OUR EVENT POLICIES BEFORE PURCHASING TICKETS

POLICIES