MegaCon returns to Orlando this weekend

One of North America’s largest comic and sci-fi conventions returns to Orlando this weekend.

MegaCon begins on Thursday, May 19 from 4 p.m. to 9 p.m., and will take place each day through Sunday, May 22 at the Orange County Convention Center, which is located at 9800 International Drive.

This year’s event will feature dozens of celebrity guests, comic books, and a variety of shopping and gaming options, among other activities.

Among the celebrities scheduled to appear are cast and crew mates from multiple shows and organizations, including Cobra Kai’s William Zabka, Ralph Macchio, and Martin Kove, WWE Superstars Undertaker and Kevin Owens, and all four actors that played hobbits in the Lord of the Rings trilogy: Elijah Wood, Sean Astin, Billy Boyd, and Dominic Monaghan.

Single day admission varies by day, ranging from $27 on Thursday to $62 on Saturday. All four-day passes and premium packages are sold out, according to event organizers.

For more information on hours, exhibitors, tickets, or anything else, visit the MegaCon Orlando website.

Most Popular

Daddy Yankee, For King + Country, Trans-Siberian Orchestra performing in Orlando this month

Multiple musical acts and comedians will perform in Orlando in the coming weeks.

Police investigating shooting on Dean Road

Orange County Sheriff's Office detectives are investigating a shooting along Dean Road that claimed the life of a man.

Two people die in explosion at fireworks warehouse in south Orlando

Two people have died from their injuries after a fire caused multiple explosions at a fireworks warehouse in south Orlando on Thursday.

Motorcyclist killed after crashing into back of stopped vehicle in Brevard County

A 41-year-old motorcyclist was killed after crashing into the back of a vehicle stopped at a red light in Brevard County just after midnight last night.

The Nutcracker begins two-week stay at Dr. Phillips Center

A Christmas classic will begin a two-week stay at the Dr. Phillips Center for the Performing Arts tonight.

Seminole County school bus driver, monitor arrested for abusing special needs child

A school bus driver that has been employed in Seminole County for 15 years was arrested after he was caught on video surveillance abusing a special needs student this week.
Orlando
few clouds
78.2 ° F
80.1 °
75.7 °
59 %
1.9mph
20 %
Mon
78 °
Tue
80 °
Wed
79 °
Thu
80 °
Fri
72 °