Fri: 4:00PM - 9:00PM, Sat: 10:00AM - 7:00PM, Sun: 10:00AM - 5:00PM

Master of Cosplay International

Cosplayers get ready, because FAN EXPO Dallas is doing cosplay unlike ever before! Masters of Cosplay International has landed, bringing you an expansive cosplay programming track! From competitions and red carpets to workshops and photo shoots; if it’s cosplay, it’s happening at FAN EXPO Dallas!                   

Star Wars Events by the 501ST LEGION

The 501st Legion is one of the greatest fan organizations in the world, and fortunately Fan Expo Dallas is one of the biggest events of the year for them. The Stormtroopers provide a spectacle for the eye every year with an elaborate booth, and all kinds of photo opportunities throughout the weekend. For a donation to the Make A Wish Foundation, you can also "Blast A Stormtrooper" in their onsite Nerf gun range!

R2 Builders Club

Founded in 1999 by Dave Everett, the R2 Builders Club has continually striven to develop an accurate resource for reproducing the lovable Star Wars Astromech designated Artoo Detoo. Current membership stands at over 7,100 and continues to grow with members from all over the world. Come and meet them and their creations only at Fan Expo Dallas!

See the Back to the Future Delorean Time Machine

Get your photo taken with the most famous movie car of "all time!”

Millenium Falcon Cockpit Photo-op

Take a seat in the fastest ship in the galaxy. This is your chance to see, touch and take a photo in the Millennium Falcon! For the first time ever shown in Florida, the Millennium Falcon Cockpit Replica that is more than 15 feet long, as a completely screen-accurate interior and exterior detailing and lighting system, and has room for up to 4 people at a time to take a seat.

LOCATION: Community Zone, Exhibit Floor

Toothless and Light Fury

Fans of How To Train Your Dragon won’t want to miss their chance to take a photo with Toothless and the Light Fury! Brought to you by Brazen Monkey Designs

Amazing Escape Rooms

Play one of three Escape Room scenarios inspired by the magical world of Harry Potter! Try to escape from a vault in the Wizarding Bank, Pass Your Potions Exam or save New York by figuring out the plot of three rogue witches and wizards! Amazing fun for the whole family at Fan Expo Dallas!

Beetlejuice: Photo Op Environment

Are you ready to meet the ghost with the most? Now is your chance to spend time with one of Tim Burton's most memorable characters, Beetlejuice! This miniature graveyard set with costumed characters is a great visual backdrop for an amazing photo op! And sandworms (you hate 'em right?)


A new respect was built with Jeep met Dinosaur in the fantastic series of Jurassic Park movies. Come to Fan Expo Dallas to get your photo taken with a replica vehicles from the films. On the Exhibit floor all weekend!

The Ink-Fusion Empire Tattoo Pavillion

The Ink-Fusion Empire is the only professional Tattoo program that has a license agreement with Lucasfilm LTD. Working side by side with the likes of Stan lee, Dave Nestler, Arthur Suydam, James O'Barr, and countless other TV and Movie celebrities. Book your session with your favorite Tattoo artist in advance! Space is limited.

View all Tattoo artists here.

Celebrity Cosplayer Panels

A candid chat with Celebrity Cosplayers? Yes, please! Join our amazing line-up of cosplay guests as they share their experiences in creating costumes and dressing up for a living! This is your best opportunity to ask all of your cosplay crafting and community questions directly to some of the biggest Cosplayer names in the World!


Celebrity Photo Sessions

Don’t miss out on a chance of a lifetime to have your photo taken by a professional photographer with your favourite celebrity! This is the only way to get a beautiful 8x10 glossy photo of you with one of our guests in an intimate setting.

Fan Expo Kids Lounge

Meet us in the Kid’s Lounge where you can show off your coloring skills, and maybe even meet a Stormtrooper! Families are invited to drop in with their children 12 years old or younger. This area is not a childcare service, parents must stay with their children for the duration of the activities. Full schedule of activities can be found here soon!


Attention attendees and celebrity guests! There may be a bounty on your head. Get your bounty slip at the booth and for the donation of $1 per minute, the hunt will be on for whomever you name! Our Posse will track them down, make the arrest, take a mug-shot, jail them and if they make bail, eventually let them go. All in fun for a good cause.