Tampa Bay Comic Con opens today and goes through the weekend, featuring Games of Thrones actors
6:39 PM, Aug 23, 2013
10:26 AM, Aug 24, 2013
Thousands of comic book fans are expected to gather in downtown Tampa for Tampa Bay Comic Con. This is the first time the convention will be held at the Tampa Convention Center.
The three-day convention will feature Cosplay events, actor appearances, artist signings, contests and various panels.
Among the stars appearing during the Comic Con will be actors from Game of Thrones, The Walking Dead and The Hunger Games.
Chad Coleman ("Tyreese") from The Walking Dead will be at the convention all weekend
On Saturday and Sunday, you will be able to meet Maisie Williams ("Arya Stark"), Jason Momoa ("Khal Drogo") and Rory McCann ("The Hound") from Game of Thrones; Lauren Cohan ("Maggie Greene") from The Walking Dead and Willow Sheilds "Primrose Everdeen" from The Hunger Games.
Over a dozen comic book professionals will also be appearing at the con including George Perez, Bo Hampton, Geof Isherwood, Mike McKone, Mike Perkins and Tim Vigil.
Single-day admission is $20 for adults. A 3-day pass will cost you $45. Admission is free for children 12 and under.
The convention hours are 12:00 to 6:00 p.m. on Friday, 10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. on Saturday and 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. on Sunday.