Hascon is Coming to Providence Next Week

The three-day, family-friendly event will give fans a chance to see Hasbro characters and brands come to life.

Grown-ups and kids alike will explore and play at the first Hasbro HASCON FANmily Event  Sept. 8–10, at the Rhode Island Convention Center and Dunkin’ Donuts Center. This family-friendly event will give fans from around the world a behind-the-scenes pass to see their favorite Hasbro characters and brands come to life!

The three-day convention will feature Hasbro’s top commodities including Transformers, My Little Pony, Nerf, Magic the Gathering, Play-doh, Monopoly, G.I. Joe and many more, which will be reimagined through stage performances, costumed characters and interactive games and activities. Fans can engage with their favorite characters and experience celebrity meet and greets.

Marvel Comics legend Stan Lee.

The expanded all-star lineup for fan favorites includes: A Saturday evening, Sept. 9, full-set performance by Grammy-nominated rapper and singer-songwriter Flo Rida, meet and greets with Marvel Comics legend Stan Lee, Guardians of the Galaxy director James Gunn, Maddie Ziegler, Isabela Moner, the Eh Bee Family, Susan Blu, David Ortiz, Jackie Bradley Jr., James White and storyteller Len Cabral.

Set the kids free to play giant versions of Hasbro games, including Pie Face and Toilet Trouble, and toss around balls in the NERF battle arena. Characters from “Sesame Street,” Trolls and My Little Pony will be on hand to take photos, and there will also be activities inspired by several iconic Disney properties, including Disney Princess, FrozenElena of AvalorMoana and Descendants 2 – as well as Star Wars and Marvel’s Avengers, Spider-Man and Guardians of the Galaxy.

On Sunday, Sept. 10, HASCON will also feature a panel and autograph session with talent and creators from Hasbro’s upcoming Netflix original series for kids “Stretch Armstrong and the Flex Fighters.”

Single day tickets are available for $30 for children ages three to fifteen, and $60 for adults ages sixteen and older. Three-Day tickets range from $75 for children ages three to fifteen, to $165 for adults ages sixteen and older. VIP packages are also available for super fans and the most enthusiastic collectors, starting at $200 for children ages three to fifteen, and $600 for adults ages sixteen and older, plus taxes. For more information or to purchase tickets for Hascon 2017, visit hascon.hasbro.com.

 

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