Looking for a convention centered around science fiction, fantasy, gaming, comics, literature, art music, movies and more? Well look no further Georgia residents! Dragon Con will be held on August 30-September 3, 2018 across five host hotels: the Hyatt Regency Atlanta, Atlanta Hilton, Sheraton Atlanta, Atlanta Marriott Marquis, and the Westin Peachtree Plaza Hotel in downtown Atlanta.
Exciting guests attending the show include Evangeline Lilly (Ant-Man and the Wasp), Peter Capaldi and Pearl Mackie (Doctor Who), Brett Dalton (Agents of SHIELD), William B. Davis (The X-Files), Felicia Day (Buffy the Vampire Slayer), Karen Gillan and Pom Klementieff (Guardians of the Galaxy), Jonathan Heder (Napoleon Dynamite), Caleb McLaughlin (Stranger Things), Jennifer Morrison (Once Upon a Time), Carole E. Barrowman and John Barrowman (Hollow Earth), Jarrod Carl Alberich (Hamilton vs. Burr: A Werewolf Tale), Paul Amos (Warehouse 13), Curt Anderson (Jail Break the Mind), Kevin J. Anderson (Star Wars), Dino Andrade (World of Warcraft), Gordon Andrews (Edge), Ilona Andrews (Hidden Legacy), Victoria Atkin (Eureka), Keith Baker (Gloom), Cecil Baldwin (Welcome to Night Vale), Tom Bancroft (The Lion King), Demore Barnes (12 Monkeys), Jim Beard (Ghostbusters), Andy Brase (Doctor Strange), Leah Cairns (Battlestar Galactica), Mike Capps (Fortnite), Erica Cerra (iZombie), Michael Cho (Shoplifter), Amy Chu (Poison Ivy), Charlet Chung (Overwatch), K.C. Collins (RoboCop), Eric Edelstein (Parks and Recreation), Gigi Edgley (Feud), Aaron Fever (Fever Talk), Sam Flegal (Fateful Signs), Tini Howard (Hack/Slash), Faith Hunter (Rogue Magic), and Travis McElroy (The Adventure Zone).
During the five-day show, attendees can enjoy the Dragon Con Parade and Dark Crystal Ball, the Dragon Con Burlesque, National Puppet Slam, Guest of Honor Awards, as well as autograph sessions and live musical performances. The star-studded show will also feature the Late Night Puppet Slam, video and film rooms, wrestling, and an exclusive Night at the Georgia Aquarium.
Day memberships are only available at the door on the day that you wish to attend. One-day passes are $10 for Thursday, $40 for Friday, $50 for Saturday, $45 for Sunday, and $35 for Monday. A Sunday-Monday pass is $70, Saturday-Monday is $120, Friday-Monday is $140, and Thursday-Monday is $140. Children 7 years old and under are allowed into the convention for free.
For more information on the upcoming convention, or to purchase online-only memberships, visit dragoncon.org.