5 freaky reasons Monster High fans should attend St. Pete Comic Con 2024

Step into the electrifying world of Monster High at St. Pete Comic Con 2024, where the essence of this iconic universe comes to life in an unprecedented celebration. This will be the perfect experience for avid fans!

Here are 5 freaky reasons Monster High fans MUST attend the 3rd annual St. Pete Comic Con on January 6-7 at the St. Petersburg Coliseum.

  1. The creator of Monster High 
  2. Two voice actors who portray 15 characters
  3. Monster High Makeover Booth
  4. Monster High Celebration panel
  5. Monster High Freaky Fashion Show

freaky reason #1: creator of Monster High

Toy designer and concept creator Garrett Sander, the visionary mastermind behind Monster High, brings a boundless imagination and a flair for the spectacular to the convention floor.

With a dream to craft a toy line that transcends the ordinary, Sander’s creativity knows no bounds. His journey from the toy lab to the hearts of fans worldwide has been nothing short of extraordinary.

Each character crafted by Sander brings a unique flavor to the Monster High world, captivating audiences with their individual stories, quirks, and endearing traits. 

In a huge announcement, Sander will be signing Monster High dolls FOR FREE at St. Pete Comic Con both days. Attendees can bring their own Monster High dolls (he’ll sign as many as you can bring). This is rare and generous offer by a convention guest, which will save avid fans significant money!

freaky reason #2: voice actors who portray 15 characters

Alongside Garrett, immerse yourself in an interactive journey guided by two extraordinary voice actors who skillfully portray an astonishing 25 characters from the Monster High universe. Voice actors Karen Strassman and Cindy Robinson voice characters that include Operetta, Catrine DeMew, Elissabat, Catty Noir, Holt Hyde, Jackson Jekyll, Meowlody, Purrsephone (and others).

freaky reason #3: monster high makeover booth

Explore the transformational allure of the Monster High Makeover Booth, where internationally-known body painter Nicole Hays will turn attendees into their favorite characters, bridging the gap between reality and fantasy. Book your day/time here. 

freaky reason #4: panel q&a

Engage in enlightening discussions and listen to anecdotes at the Monster High Celebration panel, which includes Sander, the ‘monster-mind’ being the dolls and concept, as well as Strassman and Robinson, the voices behind the 15 characters. This is a must-do for avid fans! The panel is scheduled for Saturday (time TBD).

freaky reason #5: freaky fashion show

Let your imagination run wild and embrace the extraordinary at the Monster High Freaky Fashion Show, a cosplay contest with prizes and trophies! Are you ready to unveil your most enchanting and spellbinding portrayal of Monster High characters? This is your chance to step into the shoes of your favorite persona from the Monster High universe and grace the stage with your embodiment of these iconic figures. The contest calls for your utmost creativity as you channel the unique traits and quirks of these beloved characters, promising a showcase filled with electrifying displays of fandom and boundless creativity. The Freaky Fashion Show is on Sunday. 

bonus reason: ever after high will be there, too!

Voice actors Strassman and Robinson together voice 9 character from Ever After High, including Madeline Hatter, Ashlynn Ella, Bunny Blanc.

st. pete comic con is the first con of the  year!

St. Pete Comic Con is the first weekend in January, making it the first con of the year. Get tickets today for the 2024 event on January 6-7 at the St. Petersburg Coliseum. Tickets are affordable at $25 for single day, and $40 for weekend pass (prices increase $5 at door). Get tickets here.

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