Catch the Wave

Toronto residents, are you ready for four days of pop culture fun? On August 30-September 2, 2018 Fan Expo Canada is taking over the Metro Toronto Convention Centre on 255 Front Street West in Toronto, Ontario. 

Media guests attending the show include Jason Momoa (Aquaman), Michael J. Fox, Christopher Lloyd, Lea Thompson, and Tom Wilson (Back to the Future), Jeff Goldblum (Jurassic Park), Evangeline Lilly (Ant-Man and the Wasp), Lucy Lawless and Renee O’Connor (Xena: Warrior Princess), Paul Reubens and Robin Lord Taylor (Gotham), Rob Schneider (Grown Ups), Mark Sheppard (Supernatural), Peter Mayhew and Ray Park (Star Wars), Joe Flanigan (Stargate: Atlantis), Rose McIver (iZombie), Amy Jo Johnson and Jason David Frank (Power Rangers), Gregg Sulkin (Runaways), Karen Gillan (Guardians of the Galaxy), William Shatner (Star Trek), Jennifer Morrison (Once Upon A Time), Richard Dean Anderson (Stargate SG-1), Joe Keery (Stranger Things), Cary Elwes, Chris Sarandon, and Wallace Shawn (The Princess Bride), Tom Payne and Austin Amelio (The Walking Dead), Emma Dumont (The Gifted), and Gary Lockwood and Keir Dullea (2001: A Space Odyssey).

Comic guests attending the show include John Byrne (Fantastic Four), Scott Snyder (Justice League), Greg Capullo (Dark Knights: Metal), Art Adams (Longshot), Andy Kubert (New Challengers), David Finch (Batman), Humberto Ramos (Amazing Spider-Man), Nick Spencer (Thief of Thieves), Jock (Wolverine), Marjorie Liu, Tom King, and Sana Takeda (Monstress), Ed McGuinness (Avengers), Francesco Mattina (Spider-Man 2099), Jason Fabok (Man of Steel), Neal Adams (Deadman), Lee Bermejo (Batman: Damned), Mike Del Mundo (Thor), Jeff Lemire (Descender), Ken Lashley (X-Men: Gold), Peter Tomasi (Superman), Matthew Rosenberg (Resurrection of Jean Grey), Kalman Andrasofsky (Captain Canuck), Marguerite Bennett (Detective Comics), Dylan Burnett (Cosmic Ghost Rider), Ray Fawkes (Ragman), Meredith Finch (Rose), Scott Hepburn (Deadpool), Kyle Higgins (Nightwing), Leonard Kirk (Black Panther), Gisele Lagace (Archie), and Terry Moore (Strangers in Paradise). 

Fan Expo Canada has a wide variety of activities taking place throughout the convention, sure to please fans of all ages. Along with an evening with the cast of Back to the Future, this show will also include the Masters of Cosplay Grand Prix Northern Qualifier. During this event, the “Best in Show” contestants from each of the qualifying rounds will compete for the ultimate prize of $5,000 and to be crowned the Master of Cosplay Champion. Additional events include the Harry Potter and Doctor Who themed escape rooms, Twisted Toonz live reading, a family fun zone, cosplay photo park and more.

The con is running Thursday 4 PM to 9 PM, Friday 10 AM to 7 PM, Saturday 10 AM to 7 PM, and Sunday 10 AM to 5 PM. A one-day pass is $25 for Thursday, $40 for Friday, $60 for Saturday, and $45 for Sunday. A deluxe four-day pass is available for $125, while children are admitted for $10 daily. Premium packages and VIP tickers are also currently still available. 

For more information on the upcoming con, or to purchaser tickets, visit fanexpocanada.com