Catch the Wave

GalaxyCon Richmond is coming up soon on February 28 through March 1, 2020. The comics and pop culture event will be held at the Greater Richmond Convention Center at 403 N 3rd Street, Richmond, VA.

Creator guests are Alex Saviuk (Spider-Man), Becky Cloonan (Gotham Academy), Christopher Priest (Black Panther), Declan Shalvey (Deadpool), Emi Lenox (Cthu-Louise), Gary Cohn (Amethyst: Princess of Gemworld), Georges Jeanty (Buffy the Vampire Slayer), Jason Keith (Ghost Rider), Jeff Lemire (Black Hammer), John Jackson Miller (Star Trek), Jose Delbo (Batgirl), Kelly Yates (Doctor Who), Mark Deering (G.I. Joe), Melissa Duffy (Outward), Paolo Pantalena (Grimm Fairy Tales), Robbi Rodriguez (Spider-Gwen), Tabitha Lord (Equinox), and Tim Jacobus (Goosebumps).

There will be a few cast reunions, including Star Trek series actors William Shatner, Marina Sirtis, LeVar Burton, Wil Wheaton, and Armin Shimerman. Smallville stars Tom Welling, Michael Rosenbaum, Erica Durance, and John Glover will be in attendance. The show will also host the Aladdin voice cast with Frank Welker, Scott Weinger, Linda Larkin, Jonathan Freeman, and Gilbert Gottfried.

Additional media guests are Alan Oppenheimer (He-Man and the Masters of the Universe), Barry Bostwick (The Rocky Horror Picture Show), Charles Martinent (Super Mario), Cooper Andrews (The Walking Dead), Jason Mewes (Jay & Silent Bob Strike Back), Jon Bernthal (The Punisher), Karan Ashley (Power Rangers), Kristen McGuire (My Hero Academia), Sam J. Jones and Melody Anderson (Flash Gordon), Michael Rooker (Guardians of the Galaxy), Phillip Glasser (An American Tail), Ricou Browning (Creature from the Black Lagoon), and Shannon Elizabeth (American Pie).

The show features a kids zone, tabletop gaming, viewing parties, panels, cosplay events, Q&As with the guests, and plenty of other activities. The exhibition hall is open Friday 12 PM to 8 PM, Saturday 10 AM to 8 PM, and Sunday 10 AM to 6:30 PM, followed by after hours events.

The weekend pass is $85, Friday is $30, Saturday is $50, and Sunday is $40. There’s also a Saturday and Sunday combo pass for $75 and full weekend VIP for $250.

The complete guest list, event schedule, and ticket purchase options can be found on the GalaxyCon website.