First year con Spookala in Ocala was Spectacular

First year con, Spookala, was spectacular! Spookala, held in Ocala, Florida, was at the World Equestrian center. It was a three-day event on May 13–15 featuring all things horror. And the event hosted a variety guests making an appearance for the first time in Florida like actor Harvey Guillen from What We Do in the Shadows, wrestler Malakai Black from AEW, and musician Spencer Charnas from Ice Nine Kills.

Surrounded by Cosplay Talent

Cosplayers showed their love for horror by bringing out their spookiest and most terrifying cosplays.

         

         

   

       

Terrifying Atmosphere

If you’re interested in seeing what it was like to be on the con floor at this year’s Spookala, YouTube vlogger Aimless Adventures shares his haunting experiences at the convention in the video below.

Upcoming cons in Florida

Mizucon in Miami on May 28-30

Mizucon 2022 is an anime convention held in Miami, Florida on May 28-30. And, the three-day event is at the Hilton Blue Lagoon Miami Airport Hotel. In addition, an individual weekend pass is $45 plus tax/fee and includes three-day admission. VIP tickets range from $65 to $500 and include three-day admission, a badge, an exclusive tee-shirt, a Mizucon beach towel, and more.

       

Infinity Con in Tallahassee on June 4-5

Infinity Con Tallahassee is a comic and pop culture convention on June 4-5,2022. The weekend event is at the Donald L. Tucker Civic Center. Convention hours are Saturday 10 a.m. – 6 p.m. and Sunday 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.

   

SWFL SpaceCon in Fort Myers on June 11

SWFL SpaceCon is a comic and sci-fi convention in Fort Myers, Florida on June 11, 2022. The 1-day event is at the Luminary Hotel. Convention hours are Saturday 12 p.m – 4 p.m.

   

Need help finding comic cons in Florida?

Florida Comic Cons provides the Con Calendar — a curated calendar of upcoming comic, anime, horror, science fiction, fantasy and pop culture conventions in The Sunshine State. And event listings include con info as well as helpful links for things like buying tickets and registering as a vendor.