Cape Con 2023 underway

CAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo. (KFVS) - Cape Con runs Friday, September 29 through Sunday, October 1.

The weekend-long convention, formerly called Cape Comic Con, will be held at the Drury Plaza Conference Center in Cape Girardeau.

It features professional comic book artists, publishers, special guests, multiple activities, booths, events and more.

Special guests this year include Stefan Kapičić, known for playing Colossus in the Marvel Deadpool film series, Ross Marquand, known for his role as Red Skull in the MCU’s “Avengers: Infinity War” and “Endgame,” and voice actors, André Sogliuzzo and Greg Baldwin.

New this year is the pizza eating contest where competitors will have 10 minutes to eat two large pizzas for a chance to win the $200 grand prize.

For a full schedule of events, activities and vendors, click here.

Marsha Heller

Marsha Heller

Marsha joined the KFVS-12 News Team in August 1999.