Awesome Con: It’s Happening THIS Weekend in Washington, D.C.! Come Join Us!

Awesome Con
General Convention News
April 26, 2019

Spring Time in Pop Culture has become synonymous with an upstart comic convention based in Washington, D.C., the inimitable Awesome Con!! Launching in April 2013, Awesome Con is the official con of our Nation’s Capital! And, It’s Happening THIS WEEKEND!

Head to Awesome Con’s Website for all information on the Con and make sure to follow @popcultureview on Twitter for ALL the latest news and updates coming out of DC!  Also, follow @SheilsMcGangsta, our intrepid reporter on the ground, for the best in Awesome Con Coverage! 

Read on for all the information you need before you head to this celebration of Geek Culture!


Awesome Con 2019 runs from Friday, April 26 through Sunday, April 28, 2019!

Exhibit Hall, Artists Alley, and Autographing:
Friday, April 26th 12:00pm to 8:00pm
Saturday, April 27th 10:00am to 7:00pm
Sunday, April 28th 10:00am to 5:00pm

Panels, Screenings, and Special Events:
Friday, April 26th 12:00pm to 11:00pm
Saturday, April 27th 10:00am to 11:00pm
Sunday, April 28th 10:00am to 5:00pm


Awesome Con is entirely contained within the Walter E. Washington Convention Center (801 Mt Vernon Pl NW, Washington, DC 20001)

How Much:

Single Day Tickets are still available for Friday ($40); Saturday ($55); and Sunday ($45).

There are also 3-Day Weekend Passes available ($80); a VIP Geekend 3-Day Pass ($150) ; and an Awesome Con Jr Ticket available ($15).

Head to Awesome Con’s Ticket Page for all information, purchase options, ticket level benefits, and more info!!

Who and What:

Every year, Awesome Con has a wide array of artists from the 4 corners of pop culture and Geekdom, comic books, movie, television, and toys and pop culture paraphernalia!  And, let’s not forget the AMAZING Cosplayers!!

Among the special guests showing up this year, we’re particularly psyched to see “Weird” Al Yankovic, the Punisher himself, Jon Bernthal, stars of the Arrow-verse, John Barrowman and Danielle Panabaker and Milo Ventimiglia from This Is Us. Cast members from some of our favorite TV shows and movies including: Cobra Kai, The Office, Princess Bride, Riverdale, Star Trek: The Next Generation and . Famous voice actors like Phil LaMarr and Tara Strong.

Want to take a picture with your favorite celebrity crush? Check out this list of Photo Op possibilities!!

The only thing missing from this weekend at Awesome Con … is YOU!!!! So get down here already!!!

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