Children’s Events

At Eternal Con Sunday is Kids Day!  There will be different activities all day long for all the little superheroes in our lives. Many participating libraries, museums, and cultural attractions will present free craft projects for kids, costume parades and contests, and other “SUPER” surprises. Also, they will have the chance to meet with artists, writers, and other professionals in the Comic Book Industry. Don’t forget, all weekend kids 8 and under are free!!


10:00 – 10:50 – LEGO’S and Coloring Pages
Come spend time building whatever crazy thing your mind comes up with. LEGOs and coloring pages will be available for kids to enjoy. (All Age Kids)

11:00 – 11:50 – Derpy Dolls!
They’re Derpy! They’re Animals! Use polymer clay to make your own figurine with the help of the Suffolk County Librarians.(Max 25 Children. Please sign up at Kid’s Zone)

1:00 – 1:50 – Pop Up Zom-Bees
BRAINS! Make a zombie bee with the Suffolk County Librarians! It’s all the buzzzzzz! (Max 25 Children. Please sign up at Kid’s Zone)

3:00 – 3:50 – Doggo Fandanas
So many dogs and cats are looking for their forever home. The Suffolk County Librarians invite you help make “Adopt Me” bandanas to be donated to The Pets 4 Love Foundation. (Open To All Ages)

5:00 – 5:50 – Kid’s Costume Parade
Parade through the con in your best cosplay! At the end kids will get a sweet treat! (All Age Kids)


Mr. PoppinTwist
The Fantastic Mr. PoppinTwist will be joining us at the Kid’s Zone! (All Age Kids)

10:00 – 10:50 – Mermaids Ashore!
Have you ever wanted to meet a real mermaid? Come flip your fins with a fun craft and meet mermaid Rose and her mini pod friends! (All Age Kids)

11:00 – 11:50 – Escape the Magic School Bus!
“Seatbelts everyone! Please let this be a normal escape the room! With the Suffolk Librarians…NO WAY!” Come swing through the stars at this Magic School Bus themed escape the room! (Max 15 Children from 5 to 8 years old. Please sign up at the Kid’s Zone)

1:00 – 1:50 – Droid Cupcake Wars!
It’s a droid battle on who can make the most stellar cupcake using all kinds of candy! Our winner win get a Funko Pop Prize! (Max 30 Children. Please sign up at the Kid’s Zone)

3:00 – 3:50 – Kid’s Costume Contest
Parade through the con in your best cosplay! At the end kids will get a sweet treat! (All Age Kids)


Calling all Superheroes!! The Eternal Con Kids Costume Contest is a safe and fun special contest for all the little Heroes and Heroines! Open to all children up to 12 years old. Prizes for all!


Become a Jedi!

Are you yearning to learn the ways of the force? Do you have a high midichlorian count?

If the answer is yes, then you are about to take your first step to becoming a Padawan Learner and understanding the power of the Force.

One of our biggest family events of the weekend is the Eternal Con “Jedi Academy”. Where a group of Jedi will teach Light Saber techniques to kids-12 and under.

Children are invited to join the Jedi instructors to have fun and learn basic Light Saber choreography technique in this supervised training session.

Every Child gets a free Light-Saber and Certificate!

Meet the Heroes!

Children will have the opportunity to meet with many of the Superheroes that attend Eternal Con.

Get costuming advice and show off your own costume!

Mr. PoppinTwist

He’s a favorite and he’s back again this year! Mr. PoppinTwist will be appearing on Sunday only, so bring your kids and see what new creations he comes up with! Mr. Poppin Twist will also be MC’ing the Kid’s Costume Showcase on Sunday (time TBD).