Hasbro Inc. today revealed additional entertainment programming details for its first-ever HASCON FANmily event. The event will take place Sept. 8 to 10 at the Rhode Island Convention Center and Dunkin’ Donuts Center in Providence, Rhode Island.
Joining the previously announced lineup is a performance by Flo Rida, who will perform a full set to HASCON guests the evening of Saturday, September 9, and a meet and greet with Maddie Ziegler; Isabela Moner (Transformers: The Last Knight), and internet personalities, the Eh Bee Family. Also joining HASCON is veteran voice actress Susan Blu (“The Transformers: The Movie,” “Jem”); MLB-retired designated hitter David “Big Papi” Ortiz; current center fielder Jackie Bradley Jr. (Boston Red Sox); New England Patriots running back James White (of the New England Patriots); and award-winning storyteller Len Cabral.
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. Ogie Banks (“Ultimate Spider-Man”), Walter Koenig (“Star Trek,” “Babylon 5”), Scott Menville (“Teen Titans Go!,” “Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles”), series executive producer/writer Kevin Burke (“Ultimate Spider-Man,” “Avengers Assemble”), series executive producer/writer Chris “Doc” Wyatt (“Ultimate Spider-Man,” “Napoleon Dynamite”) and series executive producer and supervising director Victor Cook (“The Spectacular Spider-man,” “Scooby-Doo! Mystery Incorporated”) will be featured on the panel and at the autograph session on Sunday, September 10.
Previously announced programming includes a performance and meet and greet with singer-songwriter Daya, panel discussions with Stan Lee (Marvel Comics Legend), James Gunn (writer and director, Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 1 and 2), Lorenzo di Bonaventura (Producer of all the Transformers films, G.I. JOE: The Rise of Cobra, and G.I. JOE Retaliation), Dude Perfect, and more.
This unique event will bring Hasbro’s most iconic brands to life like never before, including Transformers, My Little Pony, Nerf, Magic: The Gathering, Play-Doh, Monopoly, and G.I. Joe. Fans will get a peek behind the Hasbro curtain during the three days filled with first-look previews and panels from Hasbro’s biggest television and movie series.
In addition, there will be activities inspired by several iconic Disney properties, including Disney Princess, Frozen, Elena of Avalor, Moana and Descendants 2, as well as Star Wars and Marvel’s Avengers, Spider-Man and Guardians of the Galaxy.