Geek Out All Household Day Weekend Lengthy At Fan Expo Vancouver

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Fandom takes centre stage over the upcoming Household Day lengthy weekend when Fan Expo Vancouver (FXV) returns to welcome 1000’s of popular culture junkies to the Vancouver Conference Centre for the town’s very personal comic-con from February 18 – 20.

The eleventh annual comedian e-book conference will deliver collectively followers of all ages with an added focus for households to unite over their shared geek pursuits over three days of programming and sights.

Friends can see their movie star heroes in individual stay on stage (or throughout meet and greet photograph ops and autograph classes) and luxuriate in a whole bunch of hours’ price of professional panels and actions throughout its six programming areas.

Fan Expo HQ/Christine McAvoy

Remember to take an extended take a look at fellow attendees dressed out in some unimaginable cosplay all through the halls or on the particular Cosplay Crimson Carpet. There are additionally alternatives to buy instantly from a whole bunch of artists and exhibitors who concentrate on authentic paintings, graphic novels, collectibles, memorabilia, video games, toys, attire, and extra.

Constructing off of final yr, FXV organizers are as soon as once more welcoming households and followers of all ages for an additional lengthy weekend celebration with a newly expanded Household Zone filled with actions all weekend.

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Superstar Friends

  • Michael Rooker (Yondu) and Sean Gunn (Kraglin) from Guardians of the Galaxy
  • Peter Weller from RoboCop
  • Kayla Compton (Allegra Garcia), Danielle Nicole (Cecile Horton), and Danielle Panabaker (Killer Frost) from The Flash
  • Carl Weathers (Greef Karga) from The Mandalorian
  • Sean Astin (Samwise Gamgee) from The Lord of the Rings
  • Brent Spiner (Information), Jonathan Frakes (William Riker), Ethan Peck (Spock), Anson Mount (Christopher Pike), and Gates McFadden (Dr. Beverly Crusher) from Star Trek
  • Anthony Daniels (C-3PO), Ashley Eckstein (Ahsoka Tano), Matt Lanter (Anakin Skywalker), and James Arnold Taylor (Obi-Wan Kenobi) from Star Wars: The Clone Wars
  • Stephen Amell from Arrow
  • Matthew Lewis (Neville Longbottom) from Harry Potter

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10 Issues for Households to Do at Fan Expo

  1. Household Zone – Dig for Dinos in somewhat Jurassic Park, construct an epic field fort, study some cool science with Science World, or cross the “flooring of lava”.
  2. Poké-Monday – Meet the voice actors, hunt for Pikachus, commerce Pokémon, or discover a miniature coach city.
  3. Child Races – Each crawlers and toddlers are welcome.
  4. Youngsters Cosplay Contest – For future cosplayers 12 and beneath.
  5. Meet the voices behind your favorite animated characters from Avatar: The Final Airbender and Star Wars.
  6. Lightsaber battle!
  7. Kingyo-Sukui Sales space – Check your (faux) goldfish scooping abilities on the Kingyo-Sukui Sales space.
  8. Knight combat – Be part of members of the SCA’s Barony of Lion’s Gate for this medieval fight demo.
  9. Drive a Lego Battle Robotic on the Vancouver Lego Customers Group sales space.
  10. Star Wars Costuming Golf equipment – Hangout with Jedi, Stormtroopers, and Droids.
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Keep tuned for FXV’s full schedule announcement nearer to the occasion date.

Tickets are on sale now with early hen charges out there till February 3. To have fun the Household Day lengthy weekend, low cost choices for youth and household passes are additionally out there.

By Rick Chung
Supply Inside Vancouver