Fri: 4:00PM - 9:00PM, Sat: 10:00AM - 7:00PM, Sun: 10:00AM - 5:00PM


CANADIAN CITIZENSHIP CEREMONY

We’re holding Edmonton’s ‘Geekiest’ Canadian Citizenship Ceremony Friday at the Edmonton Comic & Entertainment Expo!The event is totally open and free for the public to attend. We’re honoured to play a small part in welcoming 50 new Canadians and share with them our love of pop culture and fandom.Ceremony will take place in room 105/106. Those attending are asked to be in their seats before we begin at 10:00 am with entrance through Hall H doors. We hope our fellow fans will join us to applaud the newcomers and help us kick off the Edmonton Comic & Entertainment Expo!

EXPO PASSPORT

Collect stamps and spin to win! We have 10 special locations for you to get your passport stamped. Once it's complete, head over to the Passport Prize Wheel and spin to win! You'll get a ballot for completing your passport, and be entered in for some of our grand prizes, like a cast signed movie poster of Doctor Strange, cast signed movie poster of Deadpool, expo swag, International Paint Ball Tickets, Escape City Tickets, and much more!

RETRO ARCADE

Located in Room 107, come by the Retro Arcade for some free play on your favourite coin-op games! You'll get a chance to play great classics like Pac Man, Galaga, Street Fighter and more! Retro Arcade presented by World One Arcade.

TABLE TOP GAMING

Fan of Table Top Gaming? Or want to learn more about it? Pop by the Table Top Gaming area at booth #202 on the show floor and have some fun! Table Top Gaming presented by Red Claw Gaming.

COSTUME CONTEST

This exciting event features creative fans showcasing their original costumes derived from the comic, sci-fi, horror, anime and fantasy worlds – all on stage for a chance to win bragging rights. From caped-crusaders to hot anime characters, be awed as a spectator or strut your stuff on stage.

CELEBRITY PHOTO OPS

Don’t miss out on a chance of a lifetime to have your photo taken by a professional photographer with your favorite celebrity! This is the only way to get a beautiful 8x10 glossy photo of you with one of our guests in an intimate setting.

AUTOGRAPH SESSIONS

A perfect opportunity to get that special something signed by your favorite celebrity! Be sure to check out the schedule so you don’t miss out!

NOTE: Some guests may charge additional fees for an autograph.

ARTIST ALLEY

Indie meets pro in this special area where you will find all of your favorite pencillers, inkers, and writers. This is a ”must experience area” for anyone interested in meeting the rising stars and the people who work the front lines of the industry! Here you’ll find it all – comics, graphic novels, limited edition prints and best of all, original art and sketches!

FUN FOR THE ENTIRE FAMILY!

Welcome to Edmonton Expo! Our event prides itself on having a lot of activities and attractions that are family-oriented, so come on down with the whole family to meet your favorite Superheroes, Princesses, voice actors, or maybe even enter the costume contest as a family! Plus there are coupons and Family Passes still available!

KIDS COSTUME CONTEST

Join us for our Annual Kids Costume Contest! Kids 12 and under will show off their costumes for a chance to receive some great prizing for the top 3 costumes! Registration for the kids costume contest will take place at our contest registration booth on Saturday, with a cap of 50 contestants. Please register early as spots will fill fast.

SHOPPING MADNESS!

Hundreds of retailers from all over will join us to make your experience an unforgettable one! Specializing in everything comics, sci-fi, horror, anime, and gaming, these retailers have what you need. It is THE area to find just what you’re looking for - whether it’s comic books from any era, original artwork, graphic novels, memorabilia, DVD’s, videos, games, toys, or T-shirts - you will find it all here.

PANELS/Q&As

They say knowledge is power. If you don’t know, all you have to do is ask ... and you shall receive! The pros will be here to answer all your questions about the industry and to talk about their latest projects. You never know what they might say!

CREATOR SPOTLIGHTS

Some of the world’s biggest comic book creators will be featured at Edmonton Expo this year, with hour-long panels of their own. Here’s your chance to ask those questions you have always wanted answers to, and to hear the perspectives of those who shape the industry!

MEET LEGENDARY COMIC BOOK CREATORS

Comics Legends and Professional Comic Book artists are invading Edmonton Expo!

WORKSHOPS & SEMINARS

Listen in and participate in our numerous sessions! Soak it all in through seminars and workshops held by the pros of the industry. With the professionals leading the way, you’ll be sure to learn how they do it in the real world.

EXHIBITOR AREA

Experience the hottest new products and services - before anyone else sees them! Companies from all corners of the industry will be showcasing their upcoming projects and promos in the Exhibitor area and you get to be there for a sneak peek. You’ll also be sure to receive samples, goodies, and chances to win prizes through their contests.

GET YOUR COMICS AUTOGRAPHED

Dig through your collection or visit some of the vendors at Edmonton Expo for elusive back issues and graphic novels by our many creator guests.

NOTE: Some guests may have autograph fees and/or signing limits. Please check with creators individually.

SKETCHES, LITHOGRAPHS, LIMITED PRINTS & ORIGINAL ART

Many of our artist guests and Artist Alley creators will have original art, lithographs, limited edition art prints, original sketches, and take commissions from fans at Edmonton Expo. 

NOTE: Fees vary, please check with creators individually for prices and availability.

COSTUMES! COSTUMES! COSTUMES!

Fans dressing up in costumes, or cosplay as it is sometimes called, is a BIG part of Edmonton Expo weekend. Literally thousands of amazing costumes are available for your viewing pleasure throughout the weekend. Don't be shy; get your photo taken with all your favorite characters or come dressed up yourself. It's all good!

View our Props and Weapons Policy.


 

MEET AWARD-WINNING AND BEST-SELLING AUTHORS

Meet international award-winning and best-selling authors. Activities for readers include book signings, author readings, panels, and launches! This year will be the best year yet!

SMALL PRESS / INDY PAVILION

Located in the Artist Alley area, the Indy Press Pavilion brings a fine line up of independent comic book, zine, and other related publishers. This Indy Market is just the place for you to meet the next up and coming talent in the comic world!

MEETUPS

Whether you're a Whovian or Jedi, a cosplayer, or crafter, you are welcome here! Spend an hour with people who love the same things you do, share your awesome cosplay, find new local Meetup friends, or just take some photos. These themed Meetups are absolutely free and designed to help you connect with people you otherwise might not ever meet.