Information compiled by Mike Jones
Sneaker lovers mark your calendar now for the Orlando Sneaker Convention on Saturday, February 27, 2021, from 12-7pm, at the Central Florida Fairgrounds in West Orlando. Everyone is welcome to attend this venue packed with kicks, hype, live entertainment, food, liquor, art, and much more. This is a family friendly event. Rain or shine this event goes on.
COVID-19 Social Distancing Guidelines as follows: Please review promoter’s safety signs before entering venue. All guests and staff are required to wear a facemask along with social distancing 6-feet apart. If you’re sick please stay home. Please wash your hands frequently to be virus free. Any questions please ask a convention staff member.
Avoid the long lines and purchase your tickets online. Ticket prices range from $15-280 per person plus tax and service fee. For online tickets please visit https://www.eventbrite.com/e/orlando-sneaker-convention-tickets-133540020797 Contact promoter about refund policy.
It is a short drive from Downtown Orlando to the Central Florida Fairgrounds. Check your GPS for the best route there. There is plenty of parking for everyone. Please be advised there maybe charging for parking from $10-$20 cash per vehicle. The location address is 4603 West Colonial Drive, Orlando, Florida 32808.
Plan to arrive early to the show. The first 100 general admission guests in line when the doors open at 12pm will receive a FREE silicone OSC wristband. Get one while supplies last.
Try your luck at this shoe raffle. It’s only $5 to enter. Look for the raffle show shoes on display. The winner will take away a pair of men’s kicks size 9 DS. For more information please see a convention staff member.
Here is some of the sights and sounds of this event. Plan to arrive early to the show when the doors open. Enjoy the massive 36,000 square feet of fun space. There will be 150+ premium vendors stocked with all different styles, colors, and sizes of men/women shoes. Buy/sell/trade of any type of kicks. The hottest selection may go back fast so buy them while you can. Plus, there will be a variety of food on hand for purchase.
Here are just some of the popular kicks collectors are looking for. They are Air Jordan, Nike Air, Converse Chuck Taylor, Doc Marten, Puma, Adidas, Reebok, Yeezy, Streetwear, hip-hop, and much more. All prices are set be individual vendor. It is advised to check online what the market price is before your purchase the shoes.
Check out some special guests attending this show. They are Ricky Padilla, Bezz Believe, Africa Black, Creativeangel, Dareis, Ogmasterjoc, Lil_Louudyy, and Youngkiddoe.
Don’t forget to purchase your OSC branded merchandise. They will be selling t-shirts, zippo lighters, and much more. Price will vary by item.
This is one convention you will not want to miss. Got home with some great looking kicks. For more information on this event please visit www.orlandosneakersconvention.com .