Looking for something fun and interesting to do this weekend, but don’t want to break the bank? Are you a fan of movies, anime, cosplay, sci-fi, comics, the paranormal, steampunk, gaming or other fandom? Well, it’s that time of year again Pensacola Comic Convention is back and better than ever.
This year’s event is August 8th and 9th at the Pensacola Interstate Fairgrounds, and will feature tons of great guests, meet and greets, vendors, panels, movie screenings, workshops, gaming competitions, a costume contest and more.
Guests include: Randy Couture (UFC, The Expendables), Lori Petty (Orange is the New Black, Tank Girl, Point Break), Karyn Parsons (Fresh Prince of Bel Air, Major Payne) Michael Jai White (Spawn, Black Dynamite) and many, many more.
Tickets start at only $10 and children 7 and under get in free. As if that’s not enough incentive to go; portions of the proceeds will go to great organizations such as; Arc Gateway, EscaRosa, Coalition On the Homeless, Inc., Making Stride with Breast Cancer, The Ronald McDonald House and various other local charities.
Visit their website for the schedule and full list of celebrities, exhibits, and events that will be featured.
Out & About Pensacola, outandaboutpensacola.com will be there to provide coverage of the event and enjoy the festivities — we hope to see you there.
PENSACOLA COMIC CONVENTION
WHEN: Saturday and Sunday, August 8 – 9
TIME: 10 a.m. – 6 p.m.
ADDRESS: Pensacola Interstate Fairgrounds, 6655 Mobile Hwy., Pensacola, Fl
COST: $10 (children under 7 enter free)