FORCE-CON 2022 COMING TO SAN DIEGO, CA SEPTEMBER 23-25TH!
DAY 1 - "Opening Night"
FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 23, 2022
6:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
San Diego Air & Space Museum
Celebrate 100 years of carrier operations with the LEGENDS of carrier aviation!
Feature Film Presentation
"Into Flight Once More"
Introduction Trailers to include Legends of Carrier Aviation
The League of Wives (Morse Code)
Monument of Tolerance
Filmmakers Panel to Follow
DAY 2 - Airborne Operations
SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 24, 2022
10:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Hotel del Coronado (North Beach)
D-Day Squadron and DC-3 Society, the largest group of C-47's to have served during WWII, will drop elite parachutists from across the globe onto the beaches of the legendary Hotel del Coronado.
WWII "Battle of the Bulge" veteran, Vincent J. Speranza to jump with the All Veterans Group
The Round Canopy Team-USA
FREE to the public 10am-2pm
VIP Experience Drop Zone Passes are now available!
DAY 3 - "Remember the Fallen" community art project, "Meet the Heroes" & Art Festival
Liberty Station (Ingram Plaza)
SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 25, 2022
12:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Join Us in an interactive community art project to Remember Our Fallen.
We welcome citizens, community members and all those who appreciate their FREEDOM!
Final creation to benefit Honor Flight San Diego (HFSD).
Meet the Heroes...our veterans. Meet the impressive characters highlighted in the Purple Foxes United story. Many of the featured service members are Honor Flight San Diego alumni veterans. Keynote speaker is "Battle of the Bulge" veteran Vincent J. Speranza. Holocaust survivor and talented artisan Tibor Spitz to follow.
There will be a coinciding art festival displaying the most unique creations by award-winning artists, authors and filmmakers from around the world .
FREE to the public!
Veterans as well as former members of the Armed Forces most elite parachute teams comprise the “All Veterans Parachute Team.” They will inspire spectators as they fly wounded warriors and perform extraordinary demonstrations onto the beaches of the iconic Hotel del Coronado. Mike Elliot, the President of the All Veteran Parachute Team jumped Former President George H.W. Bush on 3 occasions.
Force-Con 2022 is expected to be the largest superhero military convention involving all service branches and art forms. World renowned artists, best-selling authors, epic gamers and award-winning filmmaker’s will all take part in this 3-Day extravaganza coming to San Diego September 23-25, 2022.
MEET THE TEAM - FORCE-CON 2022
September 23-25, 2022
Coming to San Diego!
Jake Thrasher is determined to find his brother who was shot down flying his F-105 Thunderchief and taken prisoner during the Vietnam War.
Thrasher coerces Canadian Ranger, Lauren "LT" Williams to join forces... collaboration begins.
Join Thrasher and LT as they penetrate the Vietnam borders to rescue their brothers in arms.
Meet the legendary WWII real-life Super Heroes, Tuskegee Airman Lt. Colonel Bob Friend, "Planes Of Fame" Ball Turret Gunner, Wilbur Richardson, "Battle of the Bulge" 101st Airborne Division Paratrooper, Vincent J. Speranza and the Flying Tigers 69th Depot Repair Squadron (DRS) Irv Sorbel and "Stupot" Fontaine.