Dragon Con is an annual Sci-Fi and Fantasy convention held in Atlanta over Labor Day Weekend.

Dragon Con started in 1987 as an outgrowth of a local SF and gaming group, the Dragon Alliance of Gamers and Role-Players. Over the years, the convention has grown to cover more than just Science Fiction, Fantasy, and gaming becoming the largest costume convention in the world.

This all ages show is located in the heart of downtown Atlanta Georgia. It will have celebrity guest, vendors, and events from panels, contests to the infamous Dragon Con Parade held that Saturday with over 100,000 costumed guests.


September 1st – 4th 2017


Atlanta GA


Badge Art Reveal!!

Aquarius the Book of Mer

Afua has designed the badge art for 2017's Dragon Con! Meet Astara, from her original series Aquarius the Book of Mer coming MerMay 2018!
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Meet the Artist

Afua Richardson

Panel Schedule and Maps

Afua will be attending all 4 days of the show. See her table location on the map below and review her panel schedule.

Panel: What If…Marvel’s Agent Carter, Agents of Sheild & others …

Time: Fri 04:00 pm
Location: Valdosta – Sheraton (Length: 1 Hour)

Description: What if…Director Carter and Director Coulson meet? What if Daisy meets the Inhumans in Hawaii? Fan fun talk on what would be amazing twists to see on our Marvel government/conspiracy shows.

Panel: The Making of DragonCon Badge Art!

Time: SAT 10:00 pm
Location: Chastain – I-J Westin

Length: 1 Hour

Description: We talk to Afua Richardson, who created this year’s wonderful Dragon Con badge art. She will share her inspiration & artistic process.

Panel: Fashion In Comics

Time: Sat 02:30 pm
Location: Chastain I-J – Westin (Length: 1 Hour)

Description: We look at how artists design your favorite characters with a focus on keeping them looking their most fashionable. Join us for a lively discussion of what comic characters should & should not wear.

Maps & Location

Americas mart. Building 2 – 3rd Floor
Comic & Artist Alley

Vendor Hall, Comic Artist Alley, and Walk of Fame hours are:
Friday 1pm – 7pm
Saturday 10am – 7pm
Sunday 10am – 7pm
Monday 10am – 5pm

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