Pensacon 2016 – exhibitors, celebrities, white sandy beaches, turquoise water, Feb. 19 through Feb. 21 2016, Pensacola Florida. They’ve announced a stellar lineup of stars, including characters from “Game of Thrones,” “Doctor Who,” “Star Wars: The Force Awakens.” Here are a few of the guests they’re listing voice actor Dana Snyder (who voiced the character Master Shake on “Aqua Teen Hunger Force”); “Star Wars” actors Peter Mayhew (Chewbacca), David Prowse (Darth Vader), Tim Rose (Admiral Ackbar) and Mike Quinn (Nien Numb); “Doctor Who” stars Peter Davison (the fifth doctor) and Dan Starkey (Strax); actors Jonathan Frakes (Riker, from “Star Trek: The Next Generation”) and Bruce Boxleitner (Alan Bradley and Tron, from the original “Tron”); “Rocky Horror Picture Show” alumni Barry Bostwick (Brad Majors), Nell Campbell (Columbia) and Patricia Quinn (Magenta); and “Game of Thrones” stars Eugene Simon (Lacel Lanister), Ellie Kendrick (Meera Reed), Gemma Whelan (Yara Greyjoy) and Jessica Henwick (Nymeria Sand)
Last year’s con had an approximate attendance of 22,000 people, events were held at Pensacola Bay Center, Crowne Plaza Pensacola Grand Hotel and the Saenger Theatre. They expect even more will attend in 2016 so event organizers are expanding to venues throughout Downtown Pensacola.
VIP passes for this year’s event have sold out, but regular weekend passes still are available for $65, and single-day tickets start at $30. To learn more, or to purchase tickets, visit www.pensacon.com.
If you have an opportunity to be on the Gulf Coast this February why not add Pensacon 2016 to your itinerary.