Catch the Wave

Boston natives are you ready for three full days of comics, film, TV, video games and more? Well, get ready, Fan Expo Boston is heading your way on August 16-18, 2019. The show is being held at the Boston Convention and Exhibition Center on 415 Summer Street in Boston, Massachusetts. 

Featured guests attending the show include Zachary Levi (Shazam!), Peter Capaldi (Doctor Who), Stephen Amell (Arrow), Tom Welling and Michael Rosenbaum (Smallville), Rutger Hauer, Sean Young and Edward James Olmos (Blade Runner), Ben Savage, Danielle Fishel, Rider Strong, and Will Friedle (Boy Meets World), Tyler Hoechlin (Supergirl), Pamela Anderson (Baywatch), Corey Feldman, Sean Astin, and Ke Huy Quan (Goonies), Jason David Frank (Power Rangers), Mike Colter (Luke Cage), Dan Slott (Fantastic Four), InHyuk Lee (Marvel Zombies), Mike Mignola (Hellboy), Greg Capullo (Batman: Last Knight on Earth), Arthur Adams (Longshot), Gail Simone (Domino Hotshots), Brian Azzarello and Lee Bermejo (Batman Damned), David Finch (Batman), Simon Bisley (Spaced), Joyce Chin (Xena Warrior Princess), Frank Cho (Skybourne), Becky Cloonan (Detective Comics 1000), Clayton Crain (Ghost Rider), Francisco Herrera (Venom), Jody Houser (Stranger Things), Clay Mann (Heroes in Crisis), Phil Noto (Star Wars), Steve Orlando (Martian Manhunter), Matthew Rosenberg (Uncanny X-Men), Steve Rude (World’s Finest), Charles Soule (Return of Wolverine), Peter Tomasi (Detective Comics), and Jason Shawn Alexander (Spawn). 

Throughout the weekend, attendees can take advantage of celebrity photo and autograph sessions, and a fully decked out exhibitor floor and artist alley. There will also be three different escape rooms, a tattoo alley, anime screenings, panels, workshops, geek speed dating, a family zone and a live voice actor script reading of Willy Wonka & The Chocolate Factory presented by Twisted Toonz. The Fan Guru Masters of Cosplay International will also be set up at the show with competitions and red carpets to workshops and photo shoots. 

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 $35 for Friday, $50 for Saturday and $45 for Sunday. A full weekend pass is $90 with children 5 and under attend for free. Premium and VIP packages are currently still available.

For more information on the upcoming show, or to purchase tickets, visit fanexpoboston.com.