RidgeCon 2016

The Ridgefield Library Comic Con in 2015 was so much fun we have expanded it to include all manner of fandoms, from Captain America to Downton Abbey! Don't miss this weekend filled with hands-on workshops, special programs and just plain fun for families and individuals of all ages. Come in costume if you wish!

Contact: John Casiello 203-438-2282 x11006 ridgecon@ridgefieldlibrary.org


August 12-13, 2016

Directions to the Library.


See a full program of the evening's activities.

Friday, August 12th

7:00 PM to 9:30 PM
Tickets: NEW PRICE $25
Ages 21 and up

Costumes encouraged but not required
Purchase your tickets online here.

Join us at the Ridgefield Library for a fun-filled adult evening celebrating British fandoms such as Downton Abbey, Jane Austen, Sherlock Holmes, Harry Potter, Doctor Who, and Alice in Wonderland.

  • Enjoy themed signature cocktails and non-alcoholic drinks, and light refreshments
  • Play a card game with the ladies of the Jane Austen Society of North America
  • Create a literary-themed craft or two to take home
  • Grab a prop and have your picture taken in front of our green screen
  • Enter to win one of our wonderful British-themed raffle prizes
  • Test your fan knowledge of Downton Abbey trivia

...and more!

Purchase your tickets online today.

See a full program of the day's activities.

Saturday, August 13th

10:00 AM to 4:00 PM
For all ages

Costumes encouraged but not required

Join us at the Ridgefield Library for a day of pop culture! There are lots of ways to celebrate your fandoms, and we are excited to share with you some of our favorites!

  • Make your own wand worthy of Ollivander's
  • Search for superheroes in a scavenger hunt around the library
  • Show off your coloring talent on our character mural
  • Make Darth Paper and other characters from Origami Yoda
  • Do you wanna build a snowman?
  • Take a green screen photo
  • Attend a light saber battle demonstration
  • Get your face painted
  • Vote for your favorite Doctor
  • Play games in our gaming room
  • Browse vendor tables
  • Play with your favorite characters on Hour of Code
  • Check out cardboard cutouts and costumed characters
  • Enjoy some musical entertainment by RMAC
  • Learn about cosplay with Grace
  • Enter to win one of our awesome raffle prizes

...and more!




Learn about purchasing sponsorships, program ads and vendor/exhibitor tables.

Download a printable form.

Purchase online with a credit card.


2016 RidgeCon Sponsors:

The Harford Family

Ridgefield Capital


Raffle Prize Donors:

Harney & Sons

Simpson & Vail

UK Gourmet

Program Partners:

Enchanted Garden

Ridgefield Music & Arts Center

Superheroes Unlimited

Way of the Sword Fencing Academy


Program Advertisers:

Union Savings Bank


Registered Vendors:

Camp Anime

Friends of the Ridgefield Library
Used Book Sale

Superheroes Unlimited

Tiki's Traders

Usborne Books & More