Catch the Wave

Aloha fanboys and girls, Hawaii Con is rapidly approaching on September 13-16, 2018. The show is taking place at the Mauna Lani Bay Hotel & Bungalows on Mauna Lani Drive in Waimea, Hawaii. 

Special guests attending the show include Colin Fergunson (Eureka), Kate Vernon (The 100), Femi Taylor (Star Wars: Episode VI), Luciana Carro (Helix), Genevieve Marie (Coffin Girls), Kevin Duhaney (Power Rangers), Jeff Parazzo (Power Rangers: Dino Thunder), Herbert Jefferson Jr. (Star Trek: Renegades), G.K. Bowes (AggRetsuko), Terry Brooks (The Sword of Shannara), Mark Texeira (Black Panther), Chris Caravalho (Mana Comics), Free Isabelo (The Contraptor), Janette Adams (Panslorawood), Mog Park (Game of Thrones), D.J. Keawekane (Exillion), Todd Bernardy (Kukui Project), Chris Koanui (Nightmarcher), Jon J. Murakami (Generation Gap), Kristopher Lohman (Dwarfstar Chronicles), Napua Ahina (Mysterious Things), Shane Molina (hawaiianmakodesign.com), Heidi Gygax (Dungeons & Dragons), Stefan Pokorny (Dwarven Forge), Jeff “Duck” Leason (Gateway to Adventure), and Adam Thompson (Heroes & Halfwits). As well as scientists Gary Fujihara, Kalepa Baybayan, George Djorgovski, Lou Mayo, Stephanie Slater, and Timothy Slater. 

Hawaii Con will be offering a wide variety of actives throughout the four-day show, including a snorkeling tour, Paniolo BBQ, photo-ops, Kanikapila/Cosmic Karaoke, Gaming Cantina, screening room, and Manta Ray Snorkel on a Sunset Catamaran Cruise. A special evening event will bring the Mos Eisley Cantina to Hawaii with music, dancing, card games, and a cash bar. Plus, cosplay contests, a SFPC Academics’ Conference, and a PSTC Teaching Conference. 

The con is running nearly continuously beginning on Thursday at 7 AM through Sunday at 11 PM. A four-day pass is available for $169, while a VIP pass is offered for $499. Children five and under are admitted for free, with a four-day pass for children 6-12 is available for $66. 

For more information on the upcoming con, or to purchase tickets, visit hawaiicon.com.