THE ULTIMATE SHOPPING EXPERIENCE
Shop hundreds of retailers from all over to make your experience unforgettable. Whether it’s a rare comic book, original artwork, graphic novels, memorabilia, Blu-ray's, videos, games, toys or t-shirts – you'll find it all here.
FUN FOR THE ENTIRE FAMILY!
Welcome to FAN EXPO New Orleans! 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!
Indie meets pro in this special area where you will find all 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.
MEET LEGENDARY COMIC BOOK CREATORS
Comic Legends, Pro Comic Book artists, and writers will be with us all weekend. Be sure to drop by the Comic Creator area next to Artist Alley to meet them and geek out over their amazing work.
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
Take your craft to the next level at our amazing seminars and workshops held by the pros of the industry. With professionals leading the way, you’ll learn how to level up your skills in the real world.
SKETCH DUELS AND MORE!
Check out your favorite comic artists as they go “pen to pen”, and be entered to win the original art they produce once they’re done! An amazing experience to witness, these friendly rival competitions show who has got the edge in comic book illustration!
GET YOUR COMIC BOOKS AUTOGRAPHED
Dig through your collection or visit some of the vendors 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.
OFFICIAL FAN EXPO DANCE PARTY
BARCADIA (601 TCHOUPITOULAS ST)
Saturday, January 8, 2022 - 10:00 PM
Just because the show floor is closed doesn’t mean the party skips a beat! We'll be back at Barcadia New Orleans Saturday Night the Official FAN EXPO Dance Party! From 10P to 12A! Don’t miss the hottest event of the FAN EXPO weekend! Join us for a night full of Dancing, DJs, and Drink specials, at Barcadia (601 Tchoupitoulas St, New Orleans, LA 70130).
Admission: 21+ FREE with any admission from FAN EXPO!
NOLA AFTER PARTY - DRINK AND DRAW
AFTER HOURS DRINK 'N' DRAW EVENT
BARCADIA (601 TCHOUPITOULAS ST)
Friday, January 7, 2022 - 9:00 PM
This event is FREE for ALL FAN EXPO attendees! This means both artists and non-artists alike! (food and drink not included!) It all starts at 9 PM, Friday, January 7th at Barcadia, 601 Tchoupitoulas Street.
You must be 21+ to attend.