This March, there is no shortage of comic conventions and expositions to choose from in Florida. Events will be hosted in cities throughout the sunshine state from West Palm Beach to Miami, Orlando and Tampa. Various events will feature esteemed guests, including voice actors, illustrators and writers, and there are often tons of panels and events. Plus, each event is the perfect opportunity to showcase your cosplay! Below is a list of some of the biggest conventions in Florida next month!
Comic Con Revolution
Where: West Palm Beach
When: March 2-3
How much: $40.00 adult weekend tickets, $30.00 teen weekend tickets, $25.00 adult Saturday ticket, $18.75 teen Saturday ticket, $20.00 adult Sunday, $15.00 teen, Child (age 3 to 12), Free
A classic comic convention experience, Comic Con Revolution celebrates the creative minds behind beloved media properties as its core principle. Events include a cosplay contest, multiple esteemed guests, and of course plenty of comics, games, films and toys to peruse through!
Bus Connections to West Palm Beach, FL:
Miami, FL to West Palm Beach, FL with Greyhound starting from $12.00
Fort Lauderdale, FL to West Palm Beach, FL with Greyhound starting from $14.00
Kissimmee, FL to West Palm Beach, FL with Greyhound starting from $29.00
Hero Hype Miami Comic Con
Where: Miami, FL
When: March 9
How much: $15.00 for a pass and online orders get a free art print with purchase, tickets also sold at the door
A multi-platform brand, Hero Hype! Provides a unique con experience to stand out from the rest. Check out some cool original art at the artist alley as well as unique wares related to your favorite fandoms at the vendors’ tables.
Bus Connections to Miami, FL:
Melbourne, FL to Miami, FL with Greyhound starting from $23.00
Tampa, FL to Miami, FL with megabus starting from $10.00
Orlando, FL to Miami, FL with megabus starting from $10.00
Where: Orlando, FL
When: March 15-17
How much: Single Day Pass ($30.00 for Friday, $35.00 for Saturday, $25.00 for Sunday), $50 for weekend, $100 for VIP tickets
A large-scale exposition, Omni Expo includes a formal ball, a masquerade, a Voltron sleepover, a villains’ burlesque show and a multitude events centered around popular fandoms. Between the events, be sure to visit panels from visiting special guests, including the animation director for Death Note and Naruto Shippuden, Mamoru Yokota.
Where: Orlando, FL
When: March 16
How much: $5 Admission Fee at the door, and Free admission for military personnel and children under ten
A brand-new convention will be taking place for the very first time this March. Whether, you’re into anime, epic fantasies or cosplaying, there’s sure to be something for you. Special guests include voice actor R Bruce Elliot, who lent his voice to multiple anime dubs, such as Dragon Ball Kai, Black Butler and Full Metal Alchemist, as well as actress Chalet Lizette Brannan, who will be starring in the new Friday the 13th Vengeance.
Bus Connections to Orlando, FL:
Jacksonville, FL to Orlando, FL with megabus starting from $15.00
Miami, FL to Orlando, FL with CoachRun starting from $14.00
Gainesville, FL to Orlando, FL with megabus starting from $14.00
Where: Tampa, FL
When: March 30
How much: Free Admission!
A celebration of diverse superheroes, AfroCon is a free family-friendly event. Attendees can take part in crafts, fan art contests, photo ops, a cosplay contest, an escape room challenge among other activities. Special guests include artist Robert Richardson, who has worked on publications, such as Luminous Ages and Dragon Cross, and writer Marcus Roberts of the Independent Creators Connection.
Bus Connections to Tampa, FL:
Lakeland, FL to Tampa, FL with megabus starting from $5.00
Fort Myers, FL to Tampa, FL with Greyhound starting from $18.00
Kissimmee to Tampa, FL with Greyhound starting from $18.00