Orlando Harry Potter-themed fanfest LeakyCon is postponed until 2022
click image Photo courtesy LeakyCon/FacebookAttendees at LeakyCons in days of yoreHarry Potter fandom expo LeakyCon in Orlando has been postponed for yet another year because of pandemic-related concerns.The convention, a weekend full of colorful costumes and fantastical fiction and myth, along with a Dementor or two — just to clarify, we're not talking about CPAC, that one sadlyhappen — was set for the Orange County Convention Center in June. The new date for LeakyCon is July 29-31, 2022, still at the Convention Center.Guests who were confirmed for the now-postponed 2021 event included actors Devon Murray, Josh Herdman and Stanislav Yanevski.Tickets for LeakyCon 202o or 2021 can be rolled forward to the planned 2022 convention. Refund requests will be honored through Friday, April 30.LeakyCon Denver is still a go for October as of this writing.orlandoweekly.com
Meet the mind behind Con of Thrones and LeakyCon
Her love for the story of Harry Potter led her to write and connect with fans around the globe. "Stories are just such a big part of my life, Anelli said. It produces BroadwayCon, which is an expo where fans can meet and interact with their favorite Broadway stars. LeakyCon is a "Harry Potter" fan convention and Con of Thrones is a convention based on "Game of Thrones" and "A Song of Ice and Fire." Fast forward to more than a decade later, she's now creating spaces for fans like her to meet and converse in person.