A Quick Glance Back at the 2019 Convention

– Auditions for the Circus Siren Pod

– Intro to Freediving

– Panels and Workshops 

– Train with Experts

 Make your own Mercessories

– Social Events

– Underwater Photoshoots

– Vendors of Mermaid Wares

 Mermaid Meet and Greets

– Kids Crafts

– Learn to swim like a mermaid

– Kids Splash Zone

– While most classes and activities are included in the convention ticket, some workshops have and added ticket required and are marked by *
– Tickets for specialty workshops will be added on October 1st. Class sizes are extremely limited. More will be added as they become available.  

– Non-ticketed programming subject to change without notice

Children’s Programming

  • Children’s Splash Zone open All Day
  • Mermaid Meet and Greets
  • Kid’s Crafts
  • Youth Mermaid Classes (ages 7-12, tail rental*)
  • Kid’s Mer-lympics
  • Story Time

General Programming

  • Creating your Mersona
  • What’s in a Tail? Choosing the right tail for you.
  • Mermaid Meet and Greet
  • Merwrangling 101
  • Intro to Mermaiding  (ages 13+, tail rental*)
  • Eco-conscious Mermaiding
  • Open Swim
  • Friday Night Mixer
  • “I’m Mer-mazing” – Writing a Mermaid Résumé
  • Silent Auction of high-end Mermaid goods
  • So you want a tank?
  • Event Production and Management

Specialty Programming 

  • Intro to freediving*
  • Intro to Silicone sculpting*
  • Make your own Mercessory*
  • Underwater Mermaid Minishoots*
  • Fantasy shoots (dry)*
  • Saturday Night Mermaid Ball*
  • Circus Siren Pod Auditions
  • Underwater Movement*
  • Discover Scuba


  • “I’m a Professional Mermaid” AMA
  • Building a Mermaid Empire
  • Diversity in Mermaiding
  • Mermaids and the Media

Vendor Hall

  • Accessories and Tails
  • Hand-made artisan crafts
  • Costuming
  • Artwork
  • Exclusive Products
  • Mermaid Wonders Large and Small

MerMagic Con Gala

The Mermaid Gala will be held at the Wyndham Garden Manassas on Saturday, February 22rd. Separate ticket required.

21 and Over – ID required

Open Bar


Wear Your Mermaid Best

February 22rd, 2020

9pm – Midnight

Tickets Go Live October 1

Tickets are Extremely Limited

Sponsor a Mer-Celeb

Help us expand our programming by sponsoring a specific mermaid celebrity to attend the con and you will receive exclusive access and rewards. Each Mermaid sponsorship package includes: a private meet & greet for your company representatives at the convention, your sponsored mermaid signing and distributing any promotional items you wish to be given to attendees, two tickets to a private VIP mixer with all the sponsored mer-celebs, two tickets to the mermaid gala on Saturday night, and two tickets to the convention, and more! Celebrity sponsorships start at $1000.

Bronze Sponsor


Listed in program and on the website with link.

Silver Sponsor

1/8 page ad in the program

Listed on the website with link

Gold Sponsor


1/4 page ad in the program

Vendor Booth

Logo on Step and Repeat Photo Backdrop

Listed on the website with link

Convention Sponsor


Rebranding of the convention as “brought to you by”
Exclusive Step and Repeat Photo backdrop

Full page program ad

Key Note address

Two Vendor Booths


MerMagic Con held at the Freedom Aquatic Center

9100 Freedom Center Blvd

Manassas, VA 20110

Event produced by Metro Merfolk in cooperation with Circus Siren Entertainment


More info coming on the 2020 Event (held 21-23 February 2020) soon!

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