Comicpalooza is Texas’ foremost pop-culture festival, drawing fans of art, celebrities, comics, films, gaming, literature, and more. The show hosts panels, has autograph and photograph sessions for celebrity guests; provides a venue for fan groups, holds a literary festival, film festival and cosplay competitions; presents special attractions; and holds more than 500 exhibitors.
The celebrity lineup will include notable guests like Spider-Man’s Tom Holland; Marvel’s Charlie Cox and Krysten Ritter; Michael Chiklis and Walton Goggins from The Shield; Ross Marquand of The Walking Dead; veteran costume designer Ruth E. Carter; and leading comic book professionals Skottie Young and Ryan Ottley, among others.
Two hundred artists, craftsmen and authors in the popular Artist Alley will be in attendance as well as an additional 300+ vendors selling comic books, collectibles, clothing, accessories and toys in the Dealer’s Room. In Maker’s Space, guests will find creators and inventors engaging attendees by showcasing and sharing their techniques and technologies. In addition, the Publisher’s Pavilion, a gathering of local and national comic book publishers, will be at Comicpalooza.