Edmonton Comic ExpoAfter a highly successful inaugural year with over 14,000 attendees, The Edmonton Comic Exposis about to launch another out of this world experience. Featuring vendors, exhibitors, artists, writers, creators, and celebrities from every corner of the pop culture community including comic books, sci-fi, horror, anime, cartoons, toys & collectibles.

Special Events

The Edmonton Expo Costume Contest

Have you ever wondered what your favorite comic heroes would look like in the flesh? Find out at this high-caliber competition, where some of the most talented costumers take to the stage to strut their stuff for a chance to win prizes.

The Edmonton Comic and Entertainment Expo’s Costume Contest is a live event held on Saturday, September 28th, 2013. It adheres to the rules and guidelines set by the International Costumer’s Guild with minor differences. Contestants will be provided with an opportunity to showcase their costume before a live audience and perform a short monologue or skit, if they so desire. Those who wish to participate must be a registered attendee of the 2013 Edmonton Comic & Entertainment Expo (hereby referred to as the Edmonton Expo).

All award winners will receive a commemorative award, certificate, and FREE admission to the convention in 2014. Prizes are sponsored by Karries Kostuming.

A fan favorite event, the Costume Contest will amaze you with thrilling skits, humorous MCs, and most importantly, incredible costumes!

Special guest MC: Garrett Wang (Star Trek: Voyager)
Special Guest Judges: Holly Conrad and Jessica Merizan

The Edmonton Comic and Entertainment Expo’s Costume Contest is a live event held on Saturday, September 28th, 2013. It adheres to the rules and guidelines set by the International Costumer’s Guild with minor differences. Contestants will be provided with an opportunity to showcase their costume before a live audience and perform a short monologue or skit, if they so desire. Those who wish to participate must be a registered attendee of the 2013 Edmonton Comic & Entertainment Expo (hereby referred to as the Edmonton Expo).

All award winners will receive a commemorative award, certificate, and FREE admission to the convention in 2014. Prizes are sponsored by Karries Kostuming.

September 28, 2013. 6:30 PM
Edmonton Expo Centre
Ballroom, AB
Pre-registration required

The Comedy Expo-Ganza

The Edmonton Comic & Entertainment Expo is pleased to announce the premiere of a new live comedy event aimed at fans of all things nerdy: The Comedy Expo-Ganza! This two-hour show is an event free for all attendees of the Edmonton Comic & Entertainment Expo and unites some of Alberta’s best, and nerdiest comedians for a buffet of non-stop laughs with a fandom twist.

September 28, 2013. 7:00 PM
Room 101
Northlands Expo Centre
Price: Free with Admission

With over 150,000 of exhibit space, three times that of last year, the Edmonton Comic & Entertainment Expo is poised to become one of Canada’s premier pop culture events.

Stay tuned to their Facebook, Twitter feed, and website for up to date information!