Sorry Linkin Park fans, your beloved rap-metal band will not return for MTV’s Fandom Fest. However, this year’s edition is sure to be a memorable one regardless.
The Maryland pop-punk band, All Time Low (“Something’s Gotta Give,” “Dear Maria, Count me In,” and “Kids In the Dark”) and hip-hop star Flo Rida (“You Spin Me Round” (Like a Record), “Low,” “Good Feeling”) will headline 2015 MTV Fandom Fest Thursday night at Petco Park. The concert will be attended by the casts of the “Younger” (Hilary Duff, Sutton Foster and Nico Totorella),the “Originals” (Joseph Morgan and Daniel Gillies), Dylan Bruce (“Orphan Black”), iJustine and Joey Graceffa (“Social Influencers”) and Ed Skrein (“The Transporter Refueled”), and others.
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Fandom Fest is open to all Comic-Con attendees with badges. In addition to the music, the event will feature food, drinks, games and giveaways.
This year’s Fandom Awards will be hosted by “Scream” actress Bella Thorne and “Teen Wolf” actor Tyler Posey.
With: All Time Low, Flo Rida and various cast members including Hilary Duff from Teen Wolf, Gotham and many more.
When: 7 p.m. Thursday
Where: Petco Park
Admission: Free, but must have Comic-Con badge to be admitted
The two-part event will be capped off with Sunday’s 8 p.m. telecast of the MTV Fandom Awards. The show will pay homage to Comic-Con fans who have contributed to the success of various TV shows, movies, books and comics. The celebrity-charged Fandom Fest will conclude on Sunday with the MTV Fandom Awards Special, where guest stars from “Teen Wolf,” the “Younger,” “The 100,” “Gotham,” and “Faking It” will make appearances. The event’s website has additional information, here.
Also don’t forget to vote for your favorite fandom of the year before the 3 p.m., Wednesday, deadline.