Dragon Con 2017: Imagination and fun with cosplay

Each year, DragonCon in Atlanta features attendees who really get into the spirit of the event. From comic book heroes to “Game of Thrones” cosplay, these people are having fun. See picture from this weekend’s event below.

Dragon Con 2017: The best Labor Day weekend parade in Atlanta

The Labor Day weekend kicked off with one of Atlanta’s greatest parades, DragonCon 2017. Thousands lined up on Peachtree Street to watch the display of fantasy and talent led by Grand Marshall Stan Lee. The crowd enjoyed a wide range of costumes and various genres of pop culture. Here are some pictures from Saturday’s parade.

The adult and naughty side of Dragon Con 2017

When DragonCon first started a  little of 30 years ago, it was a gathering of gamers, comic book fans, and pop culture fans. Over the years it has transformed into an annual gathering that in 2017 will have over 82K participants. One of the big draws at DragonCon is “cosplay.”  People participating in cosplay activities […]

How to enjoy the Dragon Con 2017 parade this weekend in Atlanta

Each year, downtown Atlanta is the scene of one of greatest parades of science fiction and pop culture. The parade will begin at the intersection of Peachtree Street and Linden Avenue, head south on Peachtree, east (left) on Andrew Young International Boulevard and north (left) on Peachtree Center Avenue. It will end on Peachtree Center Avenue between […]

Black and into cosplay? Must-do events for Dragon Con 2017

This year, DragonCon 2017 is showing a unique and growing base, the Black “cosplay” fan. Costume play, known as “cosplay,” features fans of science fiction, comic book and pop culture who spend a lot of money and time to dress up in homemade costumes. DragonCon 2017 allows these fans to fully express themselves in a public […]

Dragon Con 2017: Atlanta’s sci-fi, pop culture convention returns Sept. 1-4

For the past 31 years, Atlanta has played host to DragonCon. The annual convention of sci-fi, fantasy and gaming is one of the nation’s largest and it grows every year. Last year, there were over 70K participants. This year, it will be held Sept. 1-4. The four-day event features panel discussions on the latest science-fiction, fantasy […]