Orlando hosts two comic cons in mid-August

Megacon Orlando logo and Fanboy Expo Orlando logo

Orlando hosts two back-to-back cons in mid-August, reports Florida Comic Cons, a news media website that covers conventions and cosplayers in The Sunshine State. Megacon Orlando is August 12-15, followed by Fanboy Expo Orlando on August 20-22.

First up: Megacon Orlando 2021

Megacon Orlando logo is maroon and gold and 2021 date is August 12 - 15

Megacon Orlando is one of the largest comic cons in the nation and by far the biggest in Florida, double the attendance of Tampa Bay Comic Convention. In previous years, Megacon Orlando has drawn more than 100,000 attendees over its four days.

Hours and tickets for 2021 event

Thursday hours are 4 p.m. – 9.m., Friday hours are 10 a.m. – 7 p.m., Saturday hours are 10 a.m. – 7 p.m., and Sunday from 10 a.m. – 5 p.m. Tickets are still available, but some are sold out (kid and family passes sold out Saturday).

Check out our recent blog: 9 Staggering Reasons to Attend Megacon Orlando 2021

In our recent blog on Megacon Orlando 2021, we make the case — through 9 staggering reasons — why you should be there.


Next up: Fanboy Expo Orlando 2021

Fanboy Expo Orlando logo

The following weekend, August 20-22, is Fanboy Expo Orlando, a three-day event that features a wide spectrum of fan interests.

Hours and tickets for 2021 event

Friday hours are 4 p.m. – 9 p.m., Saturday 10 a.m. – 8 p.m., and Sunday 10 a.m. – 6 p.m. Tickets include: Friday $30, Saturday $40, and Sunday $35. Three-day pass is $95. Fan packages can offer more value for those who want tickets as well as celebrity photos and autographs.

Check out our recent blog: 8 Wonderful Reasons to Attend Fanboy Expo Orlando 2021

Our recent blog — 8 wonderful reasons to attend Fanboy Expo Orlando 2021 — tells you all you need to know.


Upcoming Con Report on Megacon Orlando 2021

Florida Comic Cons will report on Megacon Orlando 2021, though a report on Fanboy Expo Orlando 2021 remains uncertain. Our recent con reports include Tampa Bay Comic Convention 2021 and Metrocon 2021.

Cosplayers portray Batgirl and Nightwing

Cosplayers at Metrocon 2021 pose for a photo


Florida Cosplay Digital Magazine is a seasonal magazine featuring top talent

Florida Cosplay Digital Magazine, published by Florida Comic Cons, is a seasonal magazine. Click below for past issues, which are always free. If you want to be considered for the magazine, please submit.

A beautiful blond woman cosplays Amora the Enchantress from Marvel Comics

A beautiful woman cosplays Mage Espeon from Pokemon on the cover of Florida Cosplay Digital Magazine Special Edition: Collective Con 2021

A cosplayer portrays Harley-Quinn from Batman

A cosplayer portrays the character Sylvanas Windrunner from World of Warcraft game

A cosplayer portrays Mukuro Ikusaba from Danganronpa! game

A cosplayer portrays Mercy Sugar Plum Fairy from Overwatch game


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Florida Comic Cons curates the Con Calendar, which is the most comprehensive calendar of comic convention in The Sunshine State. If you live in Florida, you’re likely closer to more comic cons than you realize. Our Con Map can help you show how close you are to annual events.

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