Take the kids to Awesome Con, the biggest annual comic and pop culture convention in Washington, D.C.
The event is being held June 3-5 at the Walter E. Washington Convention Center and has awesome fun for kids and adults.
Fans can catch a lineup of celebrity guests from television, movie and comic books including Bill Nye the Science Guy and Peter Capaldi from “Dr. Who.” Panel discussions will feature experts from comic creators to NASA scientists.
Kids and adults will love the larger-than-life props, costume contests and gaming tournaments that will take place throughout the day. The show will also feature exhibits dedicated to comics, collectibles, toys and original art. The K Zone will feature fun just for kids including a cape making session, a session for creating superhero symbols, an intro to spells and much more.
This event is for fans of all ages. Hours are Fri., noon-8 p.m.; Sat., 10 a.m.-7 p.m.; and Sun., 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Tickets are $35-75; children 10 and under are free. For more information visit the Awesome Con website, Awesome-con.com