Children of the Cob

Holy cow! Do we have an amazing assortment of good times in store for the wee folk? We do indeed.

That’s absolutely right. Bring all your kids, scamps, hobbits, whippersnappers, bundles of joy, goblins, shorties, chillunz, children, tots, tods, tweens, twerps, and youngsters along with you to Con on the Cob. We have an entire schedule of programs just for them.

There’ll be games, crafts, parties, movies, candy sushi and all sorts of special events just for the wee folk.

Children of the Cob Schedule

The CotC 2020 Children of the Cob Schedule will be posted soon. For now, please enjoy the 2019 schedule to get an idea of what we have in store for the kiddos.


Time Event 
10:00 a.m.- 10:45 a.m.Monster  Mayhem – Design your own fiendish monster themed button to ward off any unwelcome ghouls or goblins during the Con. All ages welcome. 
11:00 a.m.-11:45 a.m.  “Zombie Dice TM”– Try your luck, outrun the cheerleader, collect all the brains, all while trying not to get run over by the bus. (ages 7+)
11:00 a.m.- 11:45 a.m.FluxxTM– Come and play a game where you make up the rules as you go along!( ages 8 and up ) 
12:00 p.m.-12:45 p.m.Room is closed for lunch
1:00 p.m.-1:45 p.m.Sinister Sun Catchers- Create a colorful, crayontastic sun catcher to help you shy away from the blinding light of day. All creatures of the night are welcome. 
2:00 p.m.-3:00 p.m.Dr Jekyll’s Fiendish Frig Magnets – Stop by and create your own horrifying refrigerator magnet. All creatures of the night are welcome. 
3:15 p.m.-4:15 p.m.  Harry Potter Trivia- Calling all Muggles! Tired of waiting for that owl to finally deliver that letter from Hogwarts to you? Well wait no longer! Sign yourself up and join your fellows as we test our Harry Potter Trivia knowledge. Must bring your own magic. (kids-teens)
4:15 p.m.-5:15 p.m.Room closed for dinner 
5:30 p.m.-7:00 p.m.Last Night On Earth ( ages 10 and up ) “Last Night on Earth TM” Join us for this zombie apocalypse board game. Who will survive? 
5:30 p.m.-6:30 p.m. Dr.  Asimov’s Robotic Laboratory – For decades scientists have been trying to invent the perfect robot. Join in their creative construction, and design your own take home paper robot. All creatures of the night are welcome. 
7:00 p.m.-8:00 p.m.AAROOOO!!!! Werewolf! Join us for this fantastic game where “Duck-Duck-Goose” collides with “ClueTM All villagers are welcome. 
8:00 p.m.-9::00 p.m.Cookies with Santa! – Join us for a holly, jolly time with St. Nick himself and some delectable treats.  


10:00 a.m.-10:45 a.m.King of TokyoTM  (ages 8 and up ) A board game designed to have you destroy a city, one lizard at a time. 
11:00 a.m.-11:45 a.m.Itadakimasu! Come and make your very own candy sushi, listen to K-pop and J-pop music , while drawing inspiration from some of your favorite Anime characters! Remember not to eat too much Meatball head!
12:00 p.m.-12:45 p.m.Room closed for Lunch
1:00-2:00 p.m.Monsters v.s. Robots LARP  Transform yourself with the power of the imagination and join us for an  adventure of epic proportions! (ages 6+)
2:00 p.m.-2:45 p.m.Calling All Anklebiters! – bring your exceptional palate and try our spread of gourmet, freshly harvested bloods. All monsters welcome. (ages 6+)
3:00 p.m.-4:15 p.m.Monstrous Transformation: Local makeup artists will be present to help transform you into a fiendish ghoul, diabolical robot, or any fantastic creature your imagination can create.All creatures of the night are welcome. Registration required. 
3:15 p.m.-4:00 p.m.Frankenstein’s Laboratory- come and dig through our bin of freshly acquired body parts and make your very own Frankenstein monster to take home. (ages 6+)
4:30 p.m.- 5:30 p.m.Costume Parade and Contest ( room closed )
5:45 p.m-6:45 p.m.Godzilla Attacks!- Enjoy designing your own cardboard city and monster feet, while  taking turns destroying it like our favorite Japanese goliath. 
5:45 p.m.-6:45 p.m.QAGSTM RPG- Quickly create any character that you can dream of! A role playing game for the  truly creative. (ages 8+)
7:00 p.m.-7:45 p.m.Wingardium Leviosa! Calling all aspiring witches, wizards and general magic makers!  Create a tasty pretzel wands covered in mystical delights…Magic users of all ages welcome. 
8:00 p.m.- 9:00 p.m. Room Closed 
9:00 p.m.-12:30 a.m. The Mostly-Overnighter Party- Enjoy food and Incredible fun. Bring your best monster jammies and stay up late without your parents. $3 Pre-registration Fee Required. May end earlier pending attendance. (Only ages 10-18)


11:00 a.m.-11:45 p.m.Festive Tales as Old as Time- Come gather around the fire place for a special story time hosted by St. Nicholas himself. Children of all ages are welcome. 
12:00 p.m.-12:45 p.m.In a Colorful Galaxy Far Far Away..- Create your own colorful galaxy to frame and protect against the wretched hives of scum and villainy. 
1:00 p.m.-1:45 p.m. AAROOOO!!!! Werewolf! Join us for this fantastic game where “Duck-Duck-Goose” collides with “ClueTM All villagers are welcome. 
2:00Room closed for the weekend