PopCon Comes to Dubai for the First Time!

PopCon Comes to Dubai for the First Time!

27 Jul 2016

Pop culture event to take place in October

For the first time, PopCon is coming to Dubai this year. The three-day pop-culture festival will be all about the music, movies, comics, anime, fashion and lifestyle and will take place at Dubai Outlet Mall from 27 Oct to 29 Oct.

Guests and exhibitors are still to be announced but the programme will include concerts, comed shows, workshops, talks and competitions.

"Given our choices of where to build our new branded event, Dubai presented itself as the perfect city to host PopCon, with its wonderful mix of cultures and thus diverse interests in pop culture," said Mohammed Khammas, chief executive of Al Ahli Holding Group. "We will fuse together the biggest stars and biggest brands in the world of movies, music, beauty, fashion and social media, and by utilising some of our unique and PopCon-relevant group assets and capabilities, will make this truly an unforgettable annual event."

Organisers have said that a range of celebs from Marvel, Disney and more will be coming and meeting fans so don't hestitate to head down there to see your fave stars.