MegaCon, coming up on Orlando, Florida, from May 25th through 28th, is going to be hosting a fundraising to support victims of the Pulse Nightclub shooting. They are going to be hosting a weekend of Love is Love programming and the proceeds will benefit Equality Florida, Florida’s civil rights leader working for the LGBT community.
The first event will encourage guests to “Meet the Creators” on Friday, May 26, 7:30 p.m. – 10:00 p.m.
This fundraiser cocktail reception and book signing brings together some of the comic industry’s top talent including Scott Snyder, Tom King, Mitch Gerads, Jason Aaron, Phil Jimenez and Dan Didio, as well as Love is Love project creator Marc Andreyko.
The second opportunity to take part is “Bid on a Comics Masterpiece” on Saturday, May 27, 7:30pm.
Entry is free, but you’ll have the chance to see and bid on more than sixty original comic creations that will be on the auction block in this fundraising event. Come and bid on amazing pieces by notable comic greats including George Perez, Jock, Gail Simone, Cat Staggs, Rafael Albuquerque, Jose Luis Garcia Lopez and many more.
Lastly, you can simply come and “See the Art” throughout MegaCon from May 25-28, 2017.
Entry is free, but a gallery space at MegaCon will feature donated art from Love is Love by top comic talents. Come and see original work from the book as well as exclusive art done for the show by talents as George Perez, Jock, Rafael Albuquerque and many more. And thereby celebrate the efforts of these creators and their charitable efforts.