KidsCon is the most exciting family-friendly, kids-oriented convention, where families will get to experience a number of dazzling activities and activations.
KidsCon brings the whole family together at Gallagher Convention Centre in Midrand between the 21st and 24th of September 2019. The interactive four-day convention is geared to celebrating and inspiring all kids to embrace the superhero within and to cosplay along with those who are older, but still kids at heart. Edutainment has never looked this good, seamlessly bring learning, playing and creativity together under one roof.
Children attending the festival will be stimulated as they engage with different interactive areas and experience the LARGEST LEGO® event in Africa, where the whole family will delve into a world of exploration, creativity and imagination by taking part in the LEGO® games, builds and activations over all four days.
Their creative flair will be sparked by the BIC Artist Corner, then their imagination will surely run wild as they create new worlds while immersed in the Play-Doh Creations space. Visitors can also team up and face-off as they show off their blasting skills in the Hasbro Nerf Zone and experience the Nerf X Fornite blaster range, play it safe by challenging mom to a game of Monopoly, or taking a photo with dad at the Nintendo selfie wall and win wonderful prizes.
Visitors are in for a number of treats like meeting some of their favourite characters like the Super Mario Brothers, Mario and Luigi, their favourite My Little Pony, the Sylvian Family characters and many more. Other activities include building an RC Car with Nintendo Labo and competing in the Transformers Speed Build Challenge to see who takes home the prize for transforming a Transformer in the least amount of time, as well as a chance to take a photo with the lifesize Transformer Bumble Bee.
Besides the Mario Kart and Just Dance competitions, there are numerous other giveaways at KidsCon like the Warmbaths, A Forever Resorts giveaway, giveaways for young adventurers by the presenting sponsor of KidsCon, Jaguar Land Rover as well as promotions and giveaways by Our Generation Dolls.
Hosting the best fashion where Cotton On Kids will be presenting their trendiest new items in kid’s fashion, the newest merchandise, a digital universe and a gaming corner is only the tip of the iceberg. Visitors will also get to experience a full-size Jaguar F-PACE like they’ve never seen before.
The Larger than life ToyZone stand with brands like Just Fun Toys, Kids E, Siso, Mattel, Pegasus, Candy Toys, Ideal Toy, Empire, Duracell, Playstation, Laceys, Our Generation, Hasbro and J Steyn, coupled with the awe-inspiring exhibitors will keep the whole family on their toes and occupied for hours.
Families can shop, learn and play to their hearts’ content while enjoying the ultimate kids experience. One thing is for sure, a world of wonder is coming soon. Join the first Kid focused festival from the 21st of September and be a part of the excitement of the first annual KidsCon.