Sideshow Con 2021 Daily Wrap-Up: Day 1

Sideshow Con 2021 is happening between Monday, July 19 and Sunday, July 25, 2021, LIVE from Sideshow HQ and beaming into your homes and offices globally. As with all Sideshow events, fans can look forward to immersive and interactive fun to satiate your need for Letting Your Geek Sideshow such as Sideshow rewards, livestreams, game shows, and giveaways.

Get more information in the Sideshow Con 2021 Event Overview blog, and read on for a summary and highlights from Day 1 of this geek-tastic event!


Group Giveaways

In Let Your Geek Sideshow

In Let Your Statue Sideshow

Social Media Giveaways

On Sideshow’s Facebook Page

On the Atomic Misfit Instagram Page

On Sideshow’s Twitter

Giveaway Challenges

Amanda K. won the Maximum Carnage Statue by Kotobukiya via our Crowdpurr challenge.

See some fabulous entries, including Amanda’s winning marshmallow, tomato, and Twizzler monstrosity:

Congratulations to you all!

Facebook Group Highlights

We asked our official Facebook Group members to participate in Sideshow Con, and you all rose to the challenge with the enthusiasm of IRL-con attendees!

First we have Ian C. sharing his signature enthusiasm and T-shirt swag!

And Mia M. celebrating the release of The Armorer™ Sixth Scale Figure by Hot Toys.


Barry A. rang in Sideshow Con with a killer costume, and Lisa and Jessi took flight into this super week!

Booth Tours

For our first booth tour of Sideshow Con, we highlighted the Star Wars display. Watch Part 1 here on YouTube.

For our second booth tour of Sideshow Con, we highlighted the Marvel display. Watch Part 2 here on YouTube.

Browse more booth photos below to get a closer look at your favorites!

What was your favorite reveal or showcase? Tell us in the comments!

Trivial Cahoots

We ended our first segment of Live From Sideshow Con with Trivial Cahoots. Congrats to the winners who left with Sideshow Rewards and bragging rights!

Cobbled Cosplay

During Cobbled Cosplay, contestants are tasked with recreating a surprise costume in 10 minutes using only household objects and found materials — winner takes home the prize they are cosplaying as. Chris H. won the Boba Fett™ 40th Anniversary Sixth Scale Figure by Hot Toys.


Get the full detailed schedule for Sideshow Con Day 2 at

What was your favorite part of Sideshow Con Day 1? Let us know in the comments, and don’t forget to tune in the rest of the week for more exciting reveals, contests, and collectible showcases.