City to Host "Rec-Con 2" on November 18

Calling All Comic, Animation, and Cosplay Fans! Free Admission

CORPUS CHRISTI, TX – Comic, animation, and superhero fans, mark your calendars for Rec-Con 2! The Corpus Christi Parks & Recreation Department is excited to announce it will host this event on Saturday, November 18 from 12pm–6pm at Joe Garza Recreation Center located at 3204 Highland Avenue.

Come dressed as your favorite anime or comic book cosplay character and enjoy an afternoon with tournaments including Magic Card, Injustice 2 and Arms. Bring your own cards to continue the battle against new friends at the convention. Enjoy video games, an appearance by the Corpus Christi Joker and performances by Cinderella School of Dance, Corpus Christi Street Dance and more. You don’t want to miss this opportunity to connect with others in the comic and animation community.

The convention is FREE and open for all ages. Children must be accompanied by adults to attend. Come step into the world of animation.

For more information, call (361) 826-3485 or visit (click ‘Recreation Centers’).

The Corpus Christi Parks & Recreation Department is dedicated to providing quality, affordable enrichment programs for all ages and interests. For more information about the wide variety of programs and services offered by the department, visit We invite everyone to Live. Learn. Play!