The Three Stooges Con 2016Schedule of Events

We have a jam-packed weekend with speakers, presentations, screenings, games, contests, and more. Watch this page as we add more guests and details.

Special Guests: Celebrity Guests and Family members of The Three Stooges will be holding panel discussions, Q&A and autograph sessions throughout the convention.

Presentations: Presentations include one by Saxon Sitka, son of Three Stooges recurring actor Emil Sitka; Jim Pauley, author of “The Three Stooges: Hollywood Filming Locations” will be giving a talk, and more to be announced.

Film Rooms: There will be a main film room exhibiting The Three Stooges shorts all convention long, as well as a “Shemp Room” screening the shorts in which Shemp appeared on Saturday and Sunday.

Contests: Win prizes and gloating rights in our Look-alike, Tattoo, Trivia and Pie-throwing contests.

Dealer Room: Browse memorabilia from collectors and check out the latest in Three Stooges merchandise from official licensees. A full list of dealers exhibiting their wares will be posted two weeks prior to the opening of the convention.

Convention Schedule

All guests and schedules are based on availability and subject to change.

Friday, April 1st 2016
VIP/EARLY Bird Admissions can enter at 3:00 pm/General Admission opens at 4:00 pm
Time Event
4:00pm – 8:00pm
(VIP/Early Bird starts at 3:00pm)
Dealer Room: Browse Licensed Three Stooges merchandise.
Main Film Room: Non-stop of the best of the Stooges comedy shorts
Shemp Film Room: Showing rare and fun Shemp films, including his best solo work
Hey Moe! Hey Dad/Three Stooges Movie Film Room: Showing both the 2012 Three Stooges Movie and the new Hey Moe! Hey Dad! documentary
Three Stooges Gallery of Collectibles Room: Some of the finest and rarest vintage Three Stooges memorabilia presented by private collectors.
8:00pm – 12 Midnight April Fools with The Three Stooges Opening Party (Open to all VIP, 3-Day Pass and Friday ticket holders)
DJ spinning classic Rock and Roll Music
8:30 pm – 10:00 pm Free Soda, Pizza, and Curly Fries! Cash Bar Available
9:00 pm Special Event! Motor Marc Lacourciere will unveil his new Three Stooges fine art painting! A print of the painting will be up for bid in the auction.
Curly Shuffle, Tattoo, and Trivia Contests
Silent Charity Auction bidding begins
Saturday, April 2nd, 2016
NOTE VIP/EARLY Bird Admissions can enter at 9:00 am/General Admission opens at 10:00 am
10:00am – 5:00pm
(VIP/Early Bird starts at 9:00am)
Dealer Room: Browse Licensed Three Stooges merchandise.
10:00am – 10:00pm
(VIP/Early Bird starts at 9:00am)
Main Film Room: Non-stop of the best of the Stooges comedy shorts
Shemp Film Room: Showing rare and fun Shemp films, including his best solo work
Hey Moe! Hey Dad/Three Stooges Movie Film Room: Showing both the 2012 Three Stooges Movie and the new Hey Moe! Hey Dad! documentary
Three Stooges Gallery of Collectibles Room: Some of the finest and rarest vintage Three Stooges memorabilia presented by private collectors.
10:15am – 11:00am Q&A – Stooges Family Members: Moe’s Son and Daughter; Larry’s, Grandson & Granddaughter; Curly’s Daughters, Grandson, Niece & Nephew; Shemp’s Daughter in Law, Granddaughter, Grandniece, Niece & Nephew; Curly Joe’s Stepsons
11:00am – 4:00pm Autograph Rooms: The Outlaws is Coming! Room with Adam West and Johnny Ginger
11:15am – 12:00pm Q&A – Three Stooges Movie with Will Sasso, Chris Diamantopoulos & Mike Cerrone, moderated by Earl Benjamin, CEO of C3 Entertainment, Inc.
12:10am – 12:40am Paul Howard: Hey Moe! Hey Dad! Part One
12:50pm – 1:20pm Joan Howard Maurer: Her Father, Moe and Uncles Curly and Shemp
1:00pm – 2:00pm Autograph Rooms: “The Three Stooges” Movie /2012/ Will Sasso, Chris Diamantopoulos, Mike Cerrone
1:30pm – 2:00pm Saxon Sitka: My Father, Emil Sitka “The Fourth Stooge” Part One
2:10pm – 2:40pm Rich Gallo: A fans friendship with Emil Sitka with personal video
2:50pm – 3:20pm Jim Pauley: The Three Stooges Hollywood Filming Locations
3:30pm – 4:00pm Bill Major: Shemp, the 1st and 3rd Third Stooge Part One
4:10pm – 4:40pm Eric Lamond: Larry Fine, the Stooge in the Middle
4:50pm – 5:20pm Bill Cassara: Vernon Dent: His personal and professional background
5:30pm – 5:50pm Stuart Hersh: A Young Fan Meets The Three Stooges
6:30pm – 7:00pm Cocktail Party for banquet ticket holders (cash bar) (Separate Banquet ticket required)
7:00pm – 9:30pm The Three Stooges Banquet (Separate Banquet ticket required):
Hosted by Jim Pauley
Open Remarks by Richard Cohen, CEO of Baron Conventions LLC
Performance by Johnny Ginger
Three Stooges Family members in attendance
9:30pm – 10:15pm Live Charity Auction
10:30pm – ? After-Party – VIPs/VIP Pass holders/Invite Only
Sunday, April 3rd, 2016
VIP/EARLY Bird Admissions can enter at 9:00 am/General Admission opens at 10:00 am
10:00am – 5:00pm
(VIP Early Bird starts at 9:00pm)
Dealer Room: Browse Licensed Three Stooges merchandise.
Main Film Room: Non-stop of the best of the Stooges comedy shorts
Shemp Film Room: Showing rare and fun Shemp films, including his best solo work
Hey Moe! Hey Dad/Three Stooges Movie Film Room: Showing both
the 2012 Three Stooges Movie and the new Hey Moe! Hey Dad! documentary
Three Stooges Gallery of Collectibles Room: Some of the finest and
rarest vintage Three Stooges memorabilia presented by private collectors.
10:15am – 11:00am Q&A – Three Stooges Movie /2012/ with Will Sasso, Chris Diamantopoulos & Mike Cerrone, moderated by Earl Benjamin, CEO C3 Entertainment, Inc.
11:00am – 12:00pm Autograph Rooms: The Three Stooges Movie /2012/ Will Sasso and Chris Diamantopoulos
11:15am – 12:00pm Q&A – The Outlaws is Coming with Adam West, Johnny Ginger
12:10pm – 12:40pm Paul Howard: Hey Moe! Hey Dad! Part Two
12:50pm – 1:20pm Joan Howard Maurer: Her Father, Moe and Uncles Curly and Shemp
1:30pm – 2:00pm Saxon Sitka: My Father, Emil Sitka “The Fourth Stooge” Part Two
2:10pm – 2:40pm Jim Pauley: Behind the scenes with the Three Stooges
2:50pm – 3:20pm Bill Major: Shemp, the 1st and 3rd, Third Stooge Part Two
3:40pm – 4:10pm Eric Lamond: Larry Fine, the Stooge in the Middle
4:20pm – 4:50pm Bill Cassara: Ted Healy: History of the Stooges, pre-Columbia Pictures
5:00pm Convention Closes

All Presentations and Q&As are subject to unforeseen circumstances, therefore changes in the schedule may occur.