Catch the Wave

Dallas residents, get ready for three days of pop culture fun because Fan Expo Dallas is rapidly approaching on May 3-5, 2019. The convention is being held at the Dallas Convention Center on 650 South Griffin Street in Dallas, Texas.  

Media guests attending the show include Zachary Levi (Shazam!), Lynda Carter (Wonder Woman), William Shatner (Star Trek), Michael J. Fox, Christopher Lloyd, Lea Thompson, Tom Wilson, and James Tolkan (Back to the Future), Mike Colter (Luke Cage), Tom Welling, Michael Rosenbaum, and Kristin Kreuk (Smallville), Charlie Hunnam (Sons of Anarchy), David Harbour (Stranger Things), Rainn Wilson (The Office), Pamela Anderson (Baywatch), Kiefer Sutherland (24), Sean Astin, Corey Feldman, Ke Huy Quan (Goonies), Peter Mayhew (Star Wars), Jason Patric (Lost Boys), Ralph Macchio, William Zabka, and Martin Kove (The Karate Kid), Jaeden Lieberher, Sophia Lillis, Jeremy Ray Taylor, Finn Wolfhard, Jack Dylan Grazer, Chosen JacobsWyatt Oleff, and Jackson Robert Scott (IT), John Barrowman (Arrow), Carlos Valdes and Danielle Panabaker (The Flash), Rose McIver (iZombie), Ben Savage, Danielle Fishel, Rider Strong, and Will Friedle (Boy Meets World). 

Comic guests attending the show include Clayton Crain (Ghost Rider), Scott Williams (X-Men), Jim Lee (Batman), John Byrne (Fantastic Four), Doug Mahnke (Green Lantern), Peter Tomasi (Absolute Blackest Night), Donny Cates (Guardians of the Galaxy), Humberto Ramos (Amazing Spider-Man), Jim Cheung (Young Avengers), Patrick Gleason (Young Justice), Tyler Kirkham (Deathstroke), Ken Lashley (Spider-Man), Jae Lee (Action Comics), Clay Mann (Heroes in Crisis), Ed McGuinness (Avengers), Matthew Rosenberg (Uncanny X-Men), Steve Rude (Detective Comics), Ryan Stegman (Venom), James Tynion IV (Justice League), Mike Zeck (The Kingdom) and Chris Ryall (Zombies vs Robots).

Along with panels, workshops, Q&A and autograph sessions, Fan Expo Dallas has a variety of exciting activities planned. Such as the Masters of Cosplay International, sketch duels, R2 Builders Club, kids lounge, and more. The Fan Expo gaming rooms will feature everything from D&D Adventurer’s League Events, and Star Wars RPG to Magic The Gathering and Ascension Deckbuilding Game. Plus, over 600 retailer tables, an Ink-Fusion Empire Tattoo Alley, and a huge Artist Alley and Indy Pavilion.

The con is running Friday 4 PM to 9 PM, Saturday 10 AM to 7 PM, and Sunday 10 AM to 5 PM. One-day passes are $25 for Friday, $50 for Saturday, and $40 for Sunday. A three-day pass is available for $89, while children 5 and under are admitted free with a paid adult. VIP passes are also currently available. 

For more information on the upcoming convention, or to purchase tickets, visit fanexpodallas.com.