The Middle East Film and Comic Con (MEFCC) 2017 is coming to Dubai on 6th-8th April 2017. This is the most exciting pop culture event happening in the region which gathers movie buffs, comic book fans and avid gamers in a 3-day convention at the Dubai World Trade Centre.
MEFCC will include a lineup of the best regional and international talents, pop culture exhibits, celebrity guests, special fund activities and so much more.
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MEFCC 2017 at the Dubai World Trade Centre
Here are some of the main highlights expected from this year’s MEFCC event:
- Celebrity Guests – Liam Cunningham (Davos Seaworth in Game of Thrones) and Greg Grunberg (Heroes, Star Wars, Star Trek)
- International Guests – like superstar artists Simone Bianchi and James C. Muligan, Linda Le also known as “Vampy” one of the world’s top professional cosplayers, and custom toy designer J*Ryu, with more celebrities, international guests and artists to be announced over the coming weeks as well.
- Star Trek: 50 Artists. 50 Years Exhibit – a traveling art exhibit presented by Dubai TV and Film Commission and featuring Star Trek-inspired works by 50 artists
- Dodgeball Cup at Rani Fun Zone – with celebrity guest judges Jamal Duff and Missi Pyle
Dubai comic con guests – Greg Grunberg (Heroes) and Liam Cunningham (Game of Thrones)
“Every year, we challenge ourselves to not only deliver a better event but also continue to support the development of regional talent, and to see local artists and entrepreneurs progress is hugely rewarding,” says Benjamin Caddy, CEO of MEFCC Organisers, The Alliance LLC. “We’ve got another great lineup planned, more F&B options for fans and families and we’re hoping for a record turnout with the new travel and ticketing options too!”
When is the Date of the Middle East Film and Comic Con?
In case you’re wondering about the schedule, below are the information you will need
Dates: 6-8 April 2017
Location: Dubai World Trade Centre
Where to Buy Tickets
To purchase tickets to the MEFCC 2017, you can buy them through Platinum List website as well as physical shops like The Toy Store, Hallmark, and UAE Exchange outlets in the UAE. Be advised of an Early Bird tickets limited in quantity that are also available until they are sold out. Below are the ticket pries
AED 200 – Early Bird Limited (3 day)
AED 100 – 1 DAY
AED 500 – VIP Power Pass – 3 DAY
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