I admit it, we at FunCity Stuff are softies for pets.We've been fans of the animal rescue student...Read More
Category: MidCities Stuff
Dallas Fan Days is one of the best comics, sci-fi, horror, anime and gaming events in Texas, filled with exciting family-friendly activities, celebrity and comic guests, and much more! The pop culture extravaganza is host to tens of thousands of fans at the Irving Convention Center for the three-day event this fall. Dallas Fan Days is a full schedule packed with panels from celebrities, voice actors, anime superstars, comic book creators, cosplayers, internet celebrities and sci-fi, fantasy, horror, gaming personalities, cosplay contests, gaming and more. Photography and autograph opportunities are available.
Dallas Fan Days is produced by Fan Expo HQ, one of the largest entertainment and convention groups in North America. Collectively it hosts over 500,000 fans annually at Fan Expo Dallas, Fan Expo Canada, Fan Expo Boston, Fan Expo Vancouver, Toronto Comicon, Calgary Expo, Megacon Orlando, Dallas Fan Days, Edmonton Expo, Fan Expo Regina and Megacon Tampa Bay.
The current 2018 Dallas Fan Days celebrity lineup includes:
Matt Smith – “Doctor Who”
Jennifer Morrison – “Once Upon a Time” and “House”
Ray Park – “Star Wars”
Karl Urban – “Star Trek”
Breckin Meyer – “Robot Chicken”
Bret Hart – Wrestling Icon
Jaleel White – “Sonic The Hedgehog” and “Family Matters
Kristy Swanson – “Buffy The Vampire Slayer”
Kevin Sorbo – “Hercules”
Corbin Bernsen – “Star Trek: The Next Generation”
John De Lancie – “Star Trek: The Next Generation”
Jason David Frank – “Power Rangers”
Pat Broderick –“Legend”
Dave Dorman – legendary illustrator
Scott Hepburn –Spider-Man/Deadpool
Sam De La Rosa – Spider-Man/ Deadpool
David Angelo Roman – Rick And Morty
Lawrence Reynolds – Illustrator
Jeff Balke – Colorist
Ryan Kincaid – Cover Artist
Mohammad Jilani – Illustrator
Kathryn Crenshaw – Cartoonist
Andrew Herman – Zoe Dare
Dusk Comics – Miss Tilney
Shonuff Studios – Cartoonists
More Dallas Fan Days’ guests will be announced at a later date. Full guest list here.
Other activities include:
Celebrity Photo Ops (Some guests may charge additional fees for a photograph)
Celebrity Autography Sessions (Some guests may charge additional fees for an autograph)
Celebrity Question and Answer Panels
Adult Costume Contest
Children Costume Contest
Fan Days Gaming Room
Sci-Fi Speed Dating
Cosplay Red Carpet
The 501st Legion Star Wars Room
Doctor Who-Themed Activity Room
Fan Days Family Zone
Workshops and Seminars
More than 250 Exhibits
More details on the Dallas Fan Days’ attractions here.
Fan Days Dates & Times:
Friday, Oct. 19 – 4 to 8 p.m.
Saturday, Oct. 20 – 10 a.m. to 7 p.m.
Sunday, Oct. 21 – 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Irving Convention Center
500 W. Las Colinas Blvd., Irving, TX 75039
Tickets start at $20
To purchase tickets, go to: https://www.dallasfandays.com/en/tickets/admission.html
For more information, please visit the Dallas Fan Days website at www.DallasFanDays.com and follow on Facebook, Instagram and Twitter. General inquiries can be sent to email@example.com, exhibitors can contact firstname.lastname@example.org and questions about tickets can be sent to email@example.com. Fan Expo After Hours is the official biweekly podcast that celebrates all things Pop Culture! The show is available on SoundCloud, Stitcher, Apple Podcasts and Google Play.
october 19 (Friday) - 21 (Sunday)
Irving Convention Center
500 West Las Colinas Boulevard, Irving, TX 75039
When you walk in the Out of the Darkness Walks, you join the effort with hundreds of thousands of people to raise awareness and funds that allow the American Foundation
When you walk in the Out of the Darkness Walks, you join the effort with hundreds of thousands of people to raise awareness and funds that allow the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention (AFSP) to invest in new research, create educational programs, advocate for public policy, and support survivors of suicide loss.
Thanks to Walkers and Donors like you, AFSP has been able to set a goal to reduce the annual suicide rate 20% by 2025.
Raise $150 by 10/27/2018 and receive an official Out of the Darkness Walk T-shirt!
Remember, in addition to fundraising online, you will be able to turn in additional cash or check donations at the registration table the day of the Walk.
Thank you for your support! We look forward to seeing you at the walk!
The 25th annual Dash for Dignity is a community-wide event, sponsored by Dallas Medical Center, that includes a timed 5K race, a 1 mile Dignity Parade, Carnival and Health
The 25th annual Dash for Dignity is a community-wide event, sponsored by Dallas Medical Center, that includes a timed 5K race, a 1 mile Dignity Parade, Carnival and Health Fair. Dallas Medical Center is providing free cholesterol checks and will have booths that offer important heath screening for the entire family. “Trunk or Treating” takes place in the parking lot along-side the carnival. As always, Mike Doocy of Fox 4 Sports will be our master of ceremonies, broadcasting live. Look forward to food trucks, costume contests, live music, 5K awards, and finishing medals!
Proceeds from the event benefit Achieve, a Dallas-based nonprofit organization that empowers adults with disabilities to achieve their highest levels of independence and employment.
(Saturday) 8:00 am - 11:00 am