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Dragon Con 2022

Dragon Con Atlanta

Photo Credit: Steve Eberhardt

Dragon Con Atlanta



Dragon Con 2022

The festival - Trekkies, steampunks, zombies, filkers, furries, goths, Klingons, Sleestaks, Predators, Aliens, and more descend on Downtown for the Southeast's largest sci-fi con. Come dressed as your favorite character from any number of sci-fi, horror, or fantasy films, comics, video games, etc. When it comes to Dragon Con, the wilder the better. The one Dragon Con must-see is the annual parade along Peachtree Street. Huge crowds, 10-people deep, line up super early to watch the Stormtroopers, Slave Leias, Dark Knight-era Jokers, and more strut up Atlanta's main thoroughfare.

Event (Event Scheduled)

Thursday September 1, 2022 05:00 PM EDT
Dragon Con is the largest multi-media, popular culture convention focusing on science fiction & fantasy, gaming, comics, literature, art, music, and film in the universe. Call us a phenomenon, call us one of the most well attended pop-culture conventions in the country, call us the most fan fun you ... | more...


Past Coverage

Photo credit: Steve Eberhardt

Dragon Con 2021

Browse the Dragon Con schedule as well as recommendations. CL's critics & readers weigh in on the definitive guide to the event.

Dragon Con 2019

07/18/2019 1:24 PM
August 29– September 2
IT'S ELECTRIC: Marvin “Krondon” Jones III plays the villain of CW’s “Black Lightning”.

Dragon Con celebrates Y’allywood

08/31/2018 5:00 AM
The annual media and fandom festival hosts cast members from films and TV shows filmed in Atlanta on Aug. 30-Sept. 3

Time and Place: A newb at the Dragon Con parade

09/08/2016 6:34 PM
'Every day after Sunday is just a countdown to the next Dragon Con'

Dragon Con 2016 missed connections seek the Skywalker that got away

09/06/2016 6:25 PM
May the force of regret not be with you

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