Catch the Wave

Awesome Con, the large comics and pop culture event in DC, is coming up soon on March 8-10, 2024. Once again, the con is returning to the Walter E. Washington Convention Center, 801 Mt Vernon Place NW, Washington, DC.

Celebrity guests include Bryce Papenbrook (Attack on Titan), Colleen O’Shaughnessy and Kate Higgins (Naruto), David Yost and Walter Jones (Mighty Morphin Power Rangers), Hayden Christensen, Rosario Dawson, Ming-Na Wen, and Natasha Liu Bordizzo (Star Wars franchise), Tom Welling and Michael Rosenbaum (Smallville), Orlando Jones (American Gods), Steve Blum (Cowboy Bebop), Tom Kenney (SpongeBob SquarePants), and Tony Todd (Candyman).

Comic guests include Arthur Adams (Uncanny X-Men), Arthur Suydam (Marvel Zombies), Bryan Tillman (Ninja Empire), Chrissie Zullo-Uminga (Marvel Meow), Christopher Uminga (Batman’s Mystery Casebook), Claudia Gray (Star Wars: High Republic), Craig Rousseau (Young Hellboy), Dan Parent (Archie), David Mack (Echo), Emma Kubert (Radiant Pink), Gavin Guidry (Superman ’78), Jarrett Melendez (Chef’s Kiss), and Jeph Loeb (Batman).

Panels, Q&As, and other events will be held all weekend, including after parties, Awesome Con Jr., the science fair, the book fair, tabletop gaming, and the short film festival.

The convention will be open on Friday from 1 PM to 8 PM, Saturday at 10 AM to 7 PM, and Sunday at 10 AM to 5 PM.

The three-day weekend pass is $95, Friday is $48, Saturday is $60, Sunday is $53, and the kids’ weekend pass is $16. There are also VIP packages for the con.

All of the Awesome Con details, including the full guest list, ticket purchases, and more are available at awesome-con.com.