2023 Event will be held June 16 to June 18
Awesome Con will celebrate its 10th Anniversary at the Walter E. Convention Center in Washington, DC this June. It brings together geek culture, movies, television, toys, and games.
Over 70,000 fans in the comic world will join their favorite stars. According to the organizers, the event strives to be smart, family-friendly, and inclusive.
This year, the event will take place from June 16 to June 18.
Elijah Wood, Sean Astin and Andy Serkis will be on hand as guest celebrities. Also expected to grace the halls of the show is Karen Gillam of “Guardians of the Galaxy,” “Doctor Who” and “Jumanji.”
Awesome Con will host the following:
The Science Fair, an area of Awesome Con exploring where science and science fiction meet!
The Book Fair, an area of Awesome Con dedicated to authors and book dragons alike
Awesome Con Jr, an all-ages destination for the next generation of fans
Pride Alley, a celebration of queer creators and fans curated by GeeksOUT
Exhibit Hall, Artists Alley, and Autographing hours are the following:
- Friday, June 16 1:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.
- Saturday, June 17 10:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m.
- Sunday, June 18 10:00am to 5:00 p.m.
Panels, Screenings, Gaming, and Special Events:
- Friday, June 16, 1:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m.
- Saturday, June 17 10:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m.
- Sunday, June 18 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Awesome Con at Walter E. Washington Convention Center
801 Mt Vernon Pl NW, Washington, DC 20001
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