The Doctor and his Companion will appear with other sci-fi legends at the Tampa Convention Center next weekend when David Tennant and Billie Piper headline MegaCon Tampa Bay on October 28-30.
MegaCon Tampa Bay, a multi-genre pop culture event, is set to take place at the Tampa Convention Center Friday, October 28 through Sunday, October 30, 2016. Celebrity guests David Tennant (Doctor Who, Jessica Jones) and Billie Piper (Doctor Who) will welcome fans to a weekend filled with panels, shopping, workshops, costume contests and more.
“MegaCon has a history of bringing the ultimate fan experience to the Orlando area, and we’re excited to bring our multi-genre convention to Tampa Bay,” says Andrew Moyes, Show Director. “MegaCon Tampa Bay will be a family-friendly, action packed three-day event fit for fans of all pop culture categories.”
MegaCon Orlando, the Southeast’s largest comic, sci-fi, horror, anime and gaming convention, welcomed over 100,000 people to the Orange County Convention Center on Memorial Day Weekend 2016. MegaCon Tampa Bay expects to welcome over 30,000 fans to the Tampa Convention Center as well as local vendors, cosplayers and celebrity guests throughout the Halloween weekend.
Other guests scheduled to appear include Henry “Fonzie” Winkler, Matthew “Neville Longbottom” Lewis, Kevin “Hercules” Sorbo, and Verne “Mini Me” Troyer. The complete list of celebrity guests can be found here, and a schedule of extra-cost photo sessions with the stars may be viewed here.
Three-day weekend passes as well as individual day tickets are now available at megacontampabay.com/tickets, starting at $25. For news, guest announcements and more, please visit megacontampabay.com, and for a look at this year’s MegaCon Orlando event, watch this video: