Catch the Wave

Are you ready for a fan-tastic weekend? On August 22-25, 2019, Fan Expo Canada is being held at the Metro Toronto Convention Centre on 255 Front Street West in Toronto, Ontario. 

Media guests attending the four-day show include Jeff Goldblum (Guardians of the Galaxy), Zachary Levi (Shazam!), David Harbour (Stranger Things), Jason Momoa (Aquaman), Mark-Paul Gosselaar, Mario Lopez, and Elizabeth Berkley (Saved By the Bell), Peter Capaldi (Doctor Who), Rainn Wilson (The Office), Tom Welling, Michael Rosenbaum, and Kristin Kreuk (Smallville), Sean Young, Rutger Hauer, and Edward James Olmos (Blade Runner), Pamela Anderson (Baywatch), Peter Weller (Robocop), Tyler Hoechlin (Teen Wolf), Mike Cotler (Luke Cage), Patrick Warburton (A Series of Unfortunate Events), and Sean Astin, Corey Feldman, and Ke Huy Quan (Goonies).

Comic guests attending the show include Todd McFarlane (Spawn), Jim Lee (Batman: Hush), Greg Capullo (Batman: Last Knight on Earth), Donny Cates (Venom), Mike Del Mundo (Thor), Dale Eaglesham (Shazam), Jason Fabok (Batman: Three Jokers), Meredith Finch (Age of Conan), Mitch Gerads (Mister Miracle), Phil Jimenez (Wonder Woman: Historia), Jeff Lemire (Justice League), Ed McGuinness (Avengers), Matthew Rosenberg (Uncanny X-Men), Stan Sakai (Usagi Yojimbo), Gail Simone (Domino Hotshots), Charles Soule (Return of Wolverine), Frank Tieri (Absolute Carnage), Peter Tomasi (Detective Comics), James Tynion IV (TMNT), Ashley Witter (Star Wars), and Jim Zub (Rick & Morty). 

During the show, fans can take advantage of celebrity photo and autograph sessions, along with a fully decked out exhibitor floor and artist alley. There will also be two different escape rooms, 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. In celebration of Blade Runner, the show will feature Blade Runner cosplay, photo ops, contests, and origami.

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. One-day passes are $25 CA ($19 US) for Thursday, $40 CA ($30 US) for Friday, $60 CA ($45 US) for Saturday, and $45 CA ($34 US) for Sunday. A deluxe four-day pass is available for $125 CA ($97 US). VIP packages are also currently available. 

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