Fall 2016: Con Preview

  • By Ashley Ranich | Thursday, September 15th, 2016
Fall 2016: Con Preview

A con-packed autumn is quickly approaching! Experience the wonderful world of cosplay, win a gaming tournament, or see if you have what it takes to survive a zombie apocalypse. We’ve rounded up some of the major pop culture conventions that we can’t wait to attend this fall!

Cincinnati Comic Expo Duke Energy Convention Center in Cincinnati, OH – September 23-25, 2016

From sci-fi to horror, there’s something for the entire family at Cincinnati Comic Expo. Participate in one of the many interactive events, like the 8-Bit Geek Prom, the Cincinnati Zombie Walk, or check out the Star Wars Zone!

Scarefest Horror and Paranormal Convention Lexington Convention Center in Lexington, KY – September 30 – October 2, 2016

Attend the largest horror and paranormal convention in the USA, packed with three days of strange, weird, and macabre fun! In addition to seminars and workshops, attend after-hour events like the Costume Ball, Film Festival, seance, and ghost hunt for a frighteningly good time.  

New York Comic Con Javits Center in New York, NY – October 6-9, 2016

New York Comic Con (NYCC) is the king of pop culture conventions on the East Coast, and this year is set to impress. Experience NYCC’s expansion outside of Javits Center into the concrete jungle with NYCC Presents events leading up to and during the con. You don’t want to miss this ultimate pop culture experience.

Colorado Cosmic Con DoubleTree Hotel in Colorado Springs, CO – October 22-23, 2016

Take a blast back to the ‘80s at Colorado Cosmic Con! Meet your favorite Power Rangers, take a picture with the car from Supernatural, and get down to music from 80s at the 501st Dance.

Walker Stalker Con Georgia World Congress Center in Atlanta, GA – October 28-30, 2016

You haven’t fully committed to The Walking Dead fandom until you’ve attended Walker Stalker Con. It’s taking Atlanta by storm less than a week after The Walking Dead’s season premiere, making it the perfect time to ask your favorite characters questions about what season seven has in store!

Stan Lee’s Los Angeles Comic Con L.A. Convention Center in Los Angeles, CA – October 28-30, 2016

Stan Lee’s Los Angeles Comic Con is unique because it partners with comic legend Stan Lee and Elvira Mistress of the Dark, who truly understand pop culture and how to make a killer experience for fans. This Con brings the newest and most exciting comics, video games, sci-fi, fantasy, horror, and everything in pop culture that falls in-between!

Heroes and Villains Fan Fest Georgia World Congress Center in Atlanta, GA – November 19-20, 2016

Don’t just meet your favorite heroes at Heroes and Villains Fan Fest – become one! In addition to the awesome panels and photo-ops, test your heroism in obstacles and games of skill.