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Don’t miss out on a chance of a lifetime to have your photo taken by a professional photographer with your favorite celebrity! This is the only way to get a beautiful 8x10 glossy photo of you with one of our guests in an intimate setting.
A perfect opportunity to get that special something signed by your favorite celebrity! Be sure to check out the schedule so you don’t miss out!
NOTE: Guests may charge additional fees for an autograph.
They say knowledge is power. If you don’t know, all you have to do is ask…and you shall receive! The pros will be here to answer all your questions about the industry and to talk about their latest projects. You never know what they might say!
Indie meets pro in this special area where you will find all of your favorite pencillers, inkers and writers. This is a ”must experience area” for anyone interested in meeting the rising stars and the people who work the front lines of the industry! Here you’ll find it all – comics, graphic novels, limited edition prints and best of all, original art and sketches!
Located in the Artist Alley area, the Indy Press Pavilion brings a fine line up of independent comic book, zine and other related publishers. This Indy Market is just the place for you to meet the next up and coming talent in the comic world!
Over 500 retailers from all over join Megacon to make your experience an unforgettable one! Specializing in everything comics, anime, gaming, science fiction and/or horror, these retailers have what you need. It is THE area to find just what you’re looking for – whether it’s a comic books from any era, original artwork, graphic novels, memorabilia, DVD’s, videos, games, toys or t-shirts – you will find it all here.
Come watch the fun & cheer on your favorite costumes at 7pm Saturday in Room W304!
Or if you want to be more involved, come and show off your costuming skills in friendly competition on stage in the MegaCon Costume Contest, hosted by the 501st Legion! Categories include Movie/TV, Anime, Gaming, Comics, & Children (ages 0-12)!
To Enter: You must complete an entry form as spaces are limited to the first 100 who sign-up. Forms may be picked up beginning 10am Saturday morning at the 501st Legion Booth (#3219). Contestants should check in to begin lining up for the contest at 6pm Saturday in Room W304 with the show at 7PM.
Are you having the time of your life with all your kids in tow? Do you just need to sit down and take a breather? Here is a place to rest for all you great families! For parent(s) with kids under 12, the Kids Zone and Family Lounge is a quiet corner where you can just chill and get away from the crowds for a bit. Lots of activities for the kids including LEGO play stations, art and crafts tables, cartoons and more. *Note - this area is not a daycare service, all children must be with an adult at all times. Click here for the incredible schedule of stuff!
Fans dressing up in costumes, or cosplay as it is sometimes called, is a BIG part of Megacon weekend. Literally thousands of amazing costumes are available for your viewing pleasure throughout the weekend. Don't be shy; get your photo taken with all your favorite characters or come dressed up yourself. It's all good! View our props policy here: Props and Weapons Policy
Listen in and participate in our numerous sessions! Soak it all in through seminars and workshops held by the pros of the industry. With the professionals leading the way, you’ll be sure to learn how they do it in the real world.
The actors that provide the voices of your favorite Anime characters will be on hand to sign autographs, pose for photos and meet with their fans. They have developed a well-deserved reputation for being most amiable and enthusiastic!
Back by popular demand, speed dating is returning to MEGACON™! Come and join in the fun and experience the thrill of meeting your potential soul mate, future spouse or maybe someone a little more casual! Mixed genre sessions all day Friday, Saturday & Sunday! On site sign up only! This is a 19+ event. Click here to see the times. If you have questions, please post them on Sci-Fi Speed Dating's Facebook page here.