Catch the Wave

Science fiction, gaming, comics, music, film, and more take charge at Dragon Con. The annual convention is being held on August 29-September 2, 2019 across five host hotels: the Hyatt Regency Atlanta, Atlanta Hilton, Sheraton Atlanta, Atlanta Marriott Marquis, and the Westin Peachtree Plaza Hotel in downtown Atlanta, Georgia. 

Special guests attending the show include Zachary Levi (Shazam!), Steve Agee (Superstore), David Tennant, Freema Agyeman, and Catherine Tate (Doctor Who), Lori Alan (Family Guy), Jarrod Carl Alberich (Hamilton vs. Burr: A Werewolf Tale), David Anders (The Vampire Diaries), Kevin J. Anderson (X-Files), Dino Andrade (New Looney Tunes), Emily Andras (Wynonna Earp), Cooper Andrews and Chad Coleman (The Walking Dead), Keith Baker (Dungeons & Dragons), Tom Bancroft (Beauty and the Beast), Mike Baron (The Punisher), Joe Benitez (Titans), Ronee Blakley (Salem’s Lot), Andy Brase (Black Panther), Kimberly Brooks (Dexter’s Laboratory), Jack Campbell (Lost Fleet), Richard Case (Doom Patrol), Dave Chapman (Star Wars), Ruth Connell (Supernatural), John Delaney (Batman), Tamara Duarte (Degrassi), Arryn Zech, Kara Eberle, and Lindsay Jones (RWBY), Gigi Edgley (Farscape), David Mazouz and Michael Eklund (Gotham), Cary Elwes (The Princess Bride), Quinton Flynn (Final Fantasy), Stephan Franck (Iron Giant), Zach Galligan (Gremlins), Jared Gilmore (Mad Men), Mike Grell (Green Arrow), Brian Herring (Star Wars: The Force Awakens), Josh Keaton (The Spectacular Spider-Man), Barry Kitson (Empire), Shazad Latif (Star Trek: Discovery), Hal Lublin (Welcome to Night Vale), A.J. Michalka (The Goldbergs), Aly Michalka and Ty Olsson (iZombie), Ethan Peck (Star Trek: Discovery), Sara Richard (My Little Pony), Michael Stackpole (Magic: The Gathering), Mark Texeira (Swamp Thing), and Marv Wolfman (Blade). 

During the five-day show, attendees can enjoy the annual 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. There will also be various workshops, panels, an artists alley, gaming events, an art show and so much more.

The con is running Friday 10 AM to 7 PM, Saturday 10 AM to 7 PM, Sunday 10 AM to 7 PM, and Monday 10 AM to 5 PM. Various membership opportunities for the show are available ranging from $50 to $140. An Eternal Membership is also available for $3,000 with children under 7 admitted into the convention for free. 

For more information on the upcoming convention, or to purchase tickets, visit dragoncon.org