Meet Stars of Sci-Fi/Horror/Comics at MegaCon Tampa Bay Sept 29-Oct 1

Meet Stars of Sci-Fi/Horror/Comics at MegaCon Tampa Bay Sept 29-Oct 1

MegaCon Tampa Bay, the sister event to Orlando’s annual MegaCon, returns to the Tampa Convention Center, the weekend of Sept 29-Oct 1, 2017.

This three-day fest features celebrities from the worlds of sci-fi, fantasy, horror, and comics. Fans can meet their favorites, get autographs and photos, view Q&A panels, and more.

Among the guests scheduled to appear are:

Stan Lee (legendary comic creator)
William Shatner (Star Trek)
Kevin Smith and Jason Mewes (Clerks)
Gaten Matarazzo and Caleb McLaughlin (Stranger Things)
Ian Somerhalder (The Vampire Diaries)
John Barrowman (Arrow, Torchwood)
Alex Kingston (Dr Who)
Katie Cassidy (Arrow)
Ruth Connell (Supernatural)

Along with numerous comic, animation, and cosplay guests.

All this and a huge exhibition floor full of memorabilia and collectibles to purchase, along with an area where you can meet comic artists, and plenty of cosplayers.


Tickets are now available online. Single day passes are $25-$40 in advance/$30-$45 at the door, depending on the day. Family day passes range from $49-$59 per day and include admission for 2 adults and up to 4 children (age 6-12).

Weekend passes start at $60 for just admission and go up to VIP at $279, which include collectibles and more. Children ages 6-12 are $10 daily, and 5 and under are free.

All prices (except children) will be more at the door, if not sold out.

Autographs and Photo Ops are additional, and vary depending on what the celebrity wishes to charge. Evening after-event parties are a separate ticket, and prices vary by event.

There are also several packages to meet Stan Lee, who is making one of his last convention appearances. Priced starting at $349, they include collectibles, a photo op, and an autograph.

Plus Kevin Smith and Jason Mewes will host a special evening event on Friday. Tickets range from $39 to $89.

For more details, and to purchase admission passes and/or special event tickets, visit

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