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Megacon is here in Orlando this weekend

Megacon in Orlando
Megacon in Orlando

This weekend is a great weekend for art enthusiasts of all kinds. Both the Winter Park Art Festival and Megacon 2014 are in full swing this weekend. The Winter Park Art Festival offers a wide variety of fine art, whereas Megacon is a great collection of pop art.

Megacon, held at the Orange County Convention Center, has everything from media stars, Science Fiction art, to graphic novel artists. Followers of the comic artist great Stan Lee will have the opportunity to meet the icon during the many events listed on the schedule at

Daily events also include an art show that highlights art, with the themes of science fiction, fantasy and tv media. Each artist sets up a panel of their best work and offer them for purchase. This is often a great way to collect art and be introduced to aspiring artist's works.

The creative artistry does not stop there, cosplay and costume contest fill the halls and stage. This challenges amateur and professionals alike to design and wear costumes that tell a story. Popular subjects are pulled from the world of anime, comic books, tv shows and popular movies. Many costumed characters pose for photos while wandering the floors of displays, halls and other rooms with panels talking about the many subjects related to Science Fiction Genre.

This event continues through Sunday and is an annual event. If you can not make the event this year, make sure to sign up with their web site to be notified for future Megacon events. Email, Facebook and Twitter links are offered on their web page.