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



Celebrity Photo Ops

CELEBRITY PHOTO SESSIONS

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


Autograph Sessions

AUTOGRAPH SESSIONS

A perfect opportunity to get that special something signed by your favorite celebrity! Be sure to check out the schedule so you don’t miss out! NOTE: Some guests may charge additional fees for an autograph.

 


Celebrity Photo Ops

THE FAN GURU MASTERS OF COSPLAY GRAND PRIX

Our amazing costume competition is back! Five cities, five shows, one champion. Think you have what it takes? Sign up for your regional qualifier – the winner of each qualifier will travel to FAN EXPO Canada and go head to head to claim the title of Master of Cosplay! 


Fans Dressed Up in Costumes

THE OFFICIAL FAN EXPO DALLAS KAROAKE COSPLAY KICK-OFF!

8pm - Friday, March 27th - Free Admission with any pass!

With appearances by:

Mark Robards

Dee Rich

Scarlett Rose

Jillea


Fans Dressed Up in Costumes

COMMUNITY

Whether you're a Whovian or Jedi, a cosplayer or crafter, you are welcome here! And you might just find that certain someone special who shares your passion for all things fandom!


Master of Cosplay

FUN FOR THE ENTIRE FAMILY!

Welcome to FAN EXPO Dallas! Our event prides itself on having a lot of activities and attractions that are family orientated, so come on down with the whole family to meet your favorite Superheroes, Princesses, voice actors, or maybe even enter the costume contest as a family! Plus there are coupons and Family Passes still available!


Artist Alley

ARTIST ALLEY

Indie meets pro in this special area where you will find all your favourite pencillers, inkers and writers.  This is a “must experience area” for anyone interested in meeting the rising stars and the people who work the front lines of the industry! Here you’ll find it all – comics, graphic novels, limited edition prints and best of all, original art and sketches!


Over 100,000 Sq Ft of Shopping Madness!

OVER 100,000 SQ FT OF SHOPPING MADNESS!

Specializing in everything comics, anime, gaming, science fiction and/or horror, our retailers have what you need. It is THE area to find just what you’re looking for – whether it’s a comic book from any era, original artwork, graphic novels, memorabilia, DVD’s, videos, games, toys or t-shirts – you will find it all here.


Panels and Q&As

PANELS/Q&AS

They say knowledge is power. If you don’t know, all you have to do is ask…and you shall receive!  The pros will be here to answer all your questions about the industry and to talk about their latest projects. You never know what they might say!


Workshops & Seminars

WORKSHOPS & SEMINARS

Listen in and participate in our numerous sessions! Soak it all in through seminars and workshops held by the pros of the industry. With the professionals leading the way, you’ll be sure to learn how they do it in the real world.


Costumes! Costumes! Costumes!

COSTUMES! COSTUMES! COSTUMES!

Fans dressing up in costumes, or cosplay as it is sometimes called, is a BIG part of Fan Expo weekend. Literally thousands of amazing costumes are available for your viewing pleasure throughout the weekend. Don't be shy; get your photo taken with all your favourite characters or come dressed up yourself. It's all good!

View our Props and Weapons Policy.


Celebrity Photo Ops

TATTOO ALLEY

Looking for the ultimate, one of a kind nerdy tattoo? Look no further than FAN EXPO Dallas. The talented and licensed artists from Ink Fusion Empire will be at the show and ready to immortalize your favorite fandom in ink. If you want to wear your fandom on your sleeve (literally), then check out the amazing artists below. Booking details can be found on the artists bio’s.


Over 100,000 Sq Ft of Shopping Madness!

EXHIBITOR AREA

Experience the hottest new products and services - before anyone else sees them! Companies from all corners of the industry will be showcasing their upcoming projects and promos in the Exhibitor area and you get to be there for a sneak peek. You’ll also be sure to receive samples, goodies and chances to win prizes through their contests.


Over 100,000 Sq Ft of Shopping Madness!

SPEED DATING

When you're at a pop culture convention like-minded people surround you, but sometimes meeting folks can be complicated; but not when you're in a setting designed just for that. This is a fun way to quickly meet and get to know some of your fellow fans, and who knows, you might just develop a very important relationship in the process. Sign up in person at the show!

 


Artist Alley

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!


Celebrity Q&A

A COMPLETE STAR WARS EXPERIENCE

Something for every level of interest, young or old, you will be sure to enjoy our multi-faceted Star Wars Experience! Hear from the celebrities, get an autograph, see and touch the many props and displays, shoot a Stormtrooper! Photo ops abound with Star Wars themed vehicles, Droids, Lego display and literally thousands of retail items and rare collectables. And if you are truly serious about marking this occasion, perhaps you would like to make an appointment onsite to get your licensed Star Wars tattoo!


Panels/Q&As

LIVE VOICE ACTOR SCRIPT READING OF THE MATRIX PRESENTED BY TWISTED TOONZ

Do not miss our All-Star line-up of Voice Actor guests perform a live script reading of The Matrix! This re-telling of a classic will bring the house down as the actors use their huge list of cartoon personalities to breathe new life into some legendary characters. Presented by Twisted Toonz.


Master of Cosplay

WE'VE GOT AN ANIME FEVER

From Super Saiyan to Pokemon Fanatic - we've got them all! You will be excited to see the lineup of anime voice actors we have for you.

Audience participation encouraged!


Master of Cosplay

DOCTOR WHO THE TARDIS

Be sure to stop by the full size replica of Doctor Who’s TARDIS for an unforgettable photo op!


Kids Costume Contest

KIDS COSTUME CONTEST

Join us for our Annual Kids Costume Contest! Kids 12 and under will show off their costumes for a chance to receive some great prizing for the top 3 costumes! Registration for the kids costume contest will take place at our contest registration booth on Sunday, with a cap of 50 contestants. Please register early as spots will fill fast.

NOTE: This event is for kids 12 and under!


Meet Legendary Comic Creators

MEET LEGENDARY COMIC BOOK CREATORS

Comics Legends, Professional Comic Book artists, and writers will be with us all weekend. Be sure to drop by the Artist Alley to meet them and see their amazing work!


Meet Your Favourite Anime Voice Actors

MEET YOUR FAVORITE VOICE ACTORS

The actors that provide the voices of your favorite animated characters will be on hand to sign autographs, pose for photos, and meet with their fans. They have developed a well-deserved reputation for being super-friendly and enthusiastic! 


Meetups

FAMILY ZONE

Bring your kids and your inner child to our all-new Family Zone and explore interactive photo ops, fun hands-on activities, fantastic performances, and more on Family Day Weekend!




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