Awesome Con

Awesome Con

This event has passed, but check out our calendar for fun today, this week, this month!


Pop culture fans … check out Awesome Con, coming to Washington, DC, April 26-28, 2019!

Awesome Con is a popular annual comic-con featuring all aspects of pop culture and geekdom, including comic books, collectibles, toys, games, original art, cosplay, discussion panels, costume and trivia contests, gaming tournaments, and more! In addition to dozens of artists, exhibitors, and makers, there will be a variety of guests and special features, including:

• Cary Elwes, Wallace Shawn, and Christopher Sarandon from the classic movie The Princess Bride
• Five-time Grammy Award Winner Weird Al Yankovic
• Ralph Macchio, William Zabka, and Martin Kove from 1984’s The Karate Kid
• Anthony Michael Hall, Ilan Mitchell-Smith, and Kelly LeBrock from the 1985 teen classic Weird Science by writer/director John Hughes
• and many more!

Plus, little ones can enjoy Awesome Con Jr., a family-focused pavilion with entertainment and educational activities just for your little comic fans!

What: Awesome Con
When: April 26-28, 2019; find the time(s) here
Where: Walter E. Washington Convention Center, 801 Mt. Vernon Pl. NW, Washington, DC 20001
Event Details: Find them here

Like this? Check out more fun like it in our Everyday Calendar and Free & Low-Cost Calendar.

Learn more


Disclaimer/Terms: These opportunities are subject to last minute cancellations and changes that might not be reflected in this DullesMoms.com post. Please, always confirm by calling/clicking.


Tags assigned to this article:
Passed: Can’t Miss April Fun 2019

Related Articles

Meet Splat the Cat

Splat the Cat, the star of a children’s book series by author Rob Scotton, can’t wait to meet you…

Eco-Egg Hunt at Whitehall Farm

Play Easter games, meet all the Whitehall farm animals including Henry the curious cow, a flock of 200 chickens, and baby piggies…

Earth Day-Inspired Opportunities

Earth Day, April 22, marks the anniversary of the birth of the modern environmental movement…

Kid’s Night Out at the Children’s Science Center

Kids will love a night out exploring all the fun the Children’s Science Center has to offer…

Easter at The Melting Pot

The Melting Pot is opening their doors to celebrate Easter fondue-style…

1/2 Price Fridays at the National Aquarium

Enjoy half-price admission and delight in over 20,000 animals and aquatic treasures…