LACE Welcomes Sponsor Hague Quality Water International!

LACE is excited to announce a new sponsor! Hague Quality Water International! They are hosting a Xbox One S drawing right at our ticket booth. Make sure you enter!
Hague Quality Water is a nationwide water filtration company that was founded by William Hague in Columbus, Ohio over 50 years ago. More information about how our company was founded is available at: (
Our local branch has been in business for over 20 years. Currently our company is doing a contest where we are giving away some awesome prizes such as an Apple Watch, an Xbox One, a Playstation 4, a Wii, and many other prizes, such as an ATV over Christmas Holiday, and others, such as May day, Independence Day, Labor Day etc! If you feel that it would be more beneficial for your business And your customers, we also do drawings for GIFT CARDS!

Panel Schedule

Here is our panel line up for LACE 2018!

Panels are located in the Big 12 Room.

1:00pm – 1:45pm “What Would the Hulk Read?”
– What would the Hulk read in his free time? And what about Bruce Banner? Or Luke Skywalker, or Kylo Ren? Staff from the Manhattan Public Library will be recommending books to characters based on their personalities and interests. We’ll be covering fandoms from Supernatural to Studio Ghibli, and we’ll recommend dystopias, high fantasy, nonfiction, and more! Be prepared to ask us for book recommendations for your own favorite characters.

3:00pm – 3:45pm Creating Comics –  Do you have what it takes to create the next Superman? That goal a bit too lofty for ya? How about creating the next Howard the Duck? Someone’s gotta do it. Come chat with some of the hottest creators in the industry today as they discuss what does into creating the next hit comic. Moderator Jason Roberts Panelists Ande Parks, B Clay Moore, Jeremy Haun, Andy Kuhn.

4:00pm – 4:45pm So you want to build a cosplay? Come learn how to get started, stay organized and on budget when making a cosplay. As well as recommended stores, tips and tricks and more.  Featuring cosplayers, Legendary Rose, Bailey Owings, Blue Bucher and Ashley Walker.

5:00pm – 5:45pm Fan Activism: Turning Fans into Heroes – Interested in the social media phenomena behind the Wonder Woman and Black Panther movies? Wanting to learn more about volunteering or social justice campaigns? Join The Burrow as we discuss how to transform your love for comic books and other media into action to help your community. Moderators Stephanie Wallace & Stephanie Bayless.