This year one of the largest events in North America is coming to the Dallas Convention Center. If you’re a fan of comics, sci-fi, horror, anime, and gaming, you’re going to want to attend this year’s Fan Expo in Dallas. This pop culture event features family friendly activities and even celebrity guests. Thousands of people from all across the country flock to this 3 day event to get their fan filled fun all in one place. Some things you can expect from the expo include kick off parties, costume contests, a cosplay red carpet, autograph sessions, celebrity photo sessions, over 200,000 SQ FT of shopping, exhibitors, rising comic artists, workshops and even Fan Expo speed dating! This is your chance to experience ultimate fandom! Here are some events you should check out.
Fan Expo Kids Lounge
Let the kids enjoy some fun at the kids lounge where they can build with Legos, show off their coloring skills and maybe meet a Stormtrooper or two. There will be tons of activities for them to enjoy like Styrofoam pokeball; make your own superhero masks, pool noodle light sabers and more! Families are welcomed to drop in with their kids 12 and under but must stay with their children during the duration of the activities.
Voice Actor Live Script Reading: Ghostbusters
Listen to top voice actors perform a Live script reading of the Ghostbusters blockbuster. You’ll be laughing along as you listen to the hilarious re-telling of the classic movie. Listen to the voice actors breathe new life into some of the most legendary characters we’ve come to know. Bring the family as this is something you won’t want to miss.
Cosplay Red Carpet
See your favorite characters walk the red carpet in some of the most elaborate costumes you’ve ever seen. These skilled craftsman include dozens of Cosplayers from all across the country and North Texas. All photographers are welcomed to line up to get the best photo!
Autograph and Photo sessions
Don’t miss your chance to get your favorite celebrity signature. There will be designated areas to receive an autograph or photo with some of the coolest celebrities in the industry! Photos will be taken by professional photographers on an 8×10 glossy photo.
There will be over 600 retailers at the Expo selling everything from comics, DVDs, videos, toys, games, t-shirts and more. Whether you’re looking for memorabilia or original artwork, you’ll find it here in over 200,000 SQ FT of shopping!
With so many events at the Expo we’d be here all day listing them all. The Fan Expo runs from June 3 – 5th and you can buy tickets here on the website.
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