COSPLAY RED CARPET
Strut your stuff on the red carpet. No sign up, no competition, no stress. Just come and show off your costume to your fans and get your photo taken by professional and amateur photographers.
FUN FOR THE ENTIRE FAMILY!
Welcome to Calgary 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 available!
COSTUMES! COSTUMES! COSTUMES!
Fans dressing up in costumes, or cosplay as it called, is a huge part of the show! Literally thousands of amazing costumes are available for your viewing pleasure throughout the weekend. Don’t be shy, ask for a photo with your favorite characters or come dressed up yourself.
Whether you're a Whovian or Jedi, a cosplayer or crafter, you're welcome here! And, hey, you might just find that certain someone special who shares your passion for all things fandom! May we remind you these meetups are absolutely free.
COSPLAY MEET UPS
Meet like-minded fans and get a picture to remember at a themed cosplay meet up. Watch for a schedule of specific fandom meet-ups closer to show time.
PANELS / Q&AS
Got a burning question about a show or character you've always wanted answered? The celebs are here to answer all your questions and to talk about their latest projects.
WORKSHOPS & SEMINARS
Listen in and participate in our numerous sessions! From Celebrity Q&A’s, fan club presentations, hands-on workshops, and screening rooms, there’s hundreds of hours of programming available for every fandom. And it’s free with your admission ticket. (Specially ticketed events may have an additional admission charge). Check the daily schedule to find out when and where the fun happens.
KIDS COSTUME CONTEST
It's Calgary Expo's cutest event! Come cheer on the cosplay stars of tomorrow at our kid's cosplay contest! Want to compete? Sign up details coming soon!
Start your cos-planning. Check out our Props Policy below.