HELP US KEEP REPORTING. DONATE TO ORLANDO WEEKLY PRESS CLUB.

Wednesday, April 8, 2015

MegaCon brings heroes of all stripes to International Drive this weekend

Posted By on Wed, Apr 8, 2015 at 9:00 AM

click to enlarge RICKY BRIGANTE
  • Ricky Brigante
It’s that time of year again when those who are into superheroes, anime and science fiction of all types flock to I-Drive and post updates from the annual traffic jam about how far they haven’t moved in an hour. Seriously, though, MegaCon has set up two new off-site parking lots this year in an effort to avoid last year’s gridlock, so check their site before heading down. Once you’re there, you’ll be able to marvel at cosplayers, watch informative panels and get your picture taken with stars from shows like The Walking Dead, Doctor Who and Firefly. If comics are more your thing, do your best to get a snapshot with Stan Lee, the public face of Marvel Comics, but also don’t forget about legendary talent like George Pérez, Darwyn Cooke, Chuck Dixon and tons more.

Noon-7 p.m. Friday, 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Saturday, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Sunday, April 10-12 | Orange County Convention Center, 9800 International Drive | 386-364-1826 | megaconvention.com | $20-$300


We welcome readers to submit letters regarding articles and content in Orlando Weekly. Letters should be a minimum of 150 words, refer to content that has appeared on Orlando Weekly, and must include the writer's full name, address, and phone number for verification purposes. No attachments will be considered. Writers of letters selected for publication will be notified via email. Letters may be edited and shortened for space.

Email us at feedback@orlandoweekly.com.

Orlando Weekly works for you, and your support is essential.

Our small but mighty local team works tirelessly to bring you high-quality, uncensored news and cultural coverage of Central Florida.

Unlike many newspapers, ours is free – and we'd like to keep it that way, because we believe, now more than ever, everyone deserves access to accurate, independent coverage of their community.

Whether it's a one-time acknowledgement of this article or an ongoing pledge, your support helps keep Orlando’s true free press free.

Related Locations

Newsletters

Never miss a beat

Sign Up Now

Subscribe now to get the latest news delivered right to your inbox.

Read the Digital Print Issue

November 25, 2020

View more issues

Calendar

© 2020 Orlando Weekly

Website powered by Foundation