Are you excited for Can’t Miss Events – Lilac City Comic Con? Lilac City Comic Con hosts the largest comic book and pop culture exhibit in all of Eastern Washington! Head on down to the Spokane Convention Center on Saturday, October 2, 2021, and Sunday, October 3, 2021. You too can take part in the Lilac City Comic Con as it celebrated 15 fun-filled years of pop culture epicness! Photo courtesy of Lilac City Comic Con.
The Con will showcase 250 exhibitors and 65,000 square feet of both local and international artists and businesses. You won’t run out of things to do at the Lilac City Comic Con. Featuring activities and exhibits made for people of all ages. The convention is a fun, inexpensive, and family-friendly event that you don’t want to miss! To give you a sneak preview of the event, here’s who and what you can expect at the convention.
First off, the Lilac City Comic Con will be visited by some of our most beloved TV and movie stars.
Jon Heder from Napoleon Dynamite
John Heder – If you’re a 90’s kid, Heder is certain to have been a part of your childhood.You may know him best from the cult classic Napoleon Dynamite. Yessssssss! The actor has also starred in Blades of Glory, Benchwarmers, Surf’s Up, and Monster House. If you like comedy, you will love Jon Heder. Photos courtesy of IMDB.
Russell Hodgkinson from Z Nation
Russell Hodgkinson – Fans of Z Nation, rejoice! Steven “Doc” Beck himself will be gracing the halls of the Lilac City Comic Con. The actor was also part of other movies and series, namely Big Fish, Green Leaf, and Grimm. All photos courtesy of IMDB.
Mark Dodson from Star Wars
Mark Dodson – This man is the voice behind a couple of fan favorite characters. He voiced Salacious Crumb in Star Wars: Episode VI Return of the Jedi, Ewoks in Ewoks: The Battle for Endor and Star Wars: Episode VII The Force Awakens, and the Gremlins in Gremlins and Gremlins 2: The New Batch. Photos courtesy of IMDB.
Cesar Garcia from Fast & The Furious
Cesar Garcia – Garcia is a familiar face, especially if you’re a fan of the Fast & The Furious franchise. The actor also starred on Breaking Bad, Better Call Saul, and Marvel’s The Runaways. All photos are courtesy of IMDB.
carla perez from the mighty morphin’ power rangers
Next up Carla Perez – 90’s kids are in for another blast from the past! Carla Perez, also known as Rita Repulsa from the 1996 classic Mighty Morphin’ Power Rangers, will be visiting the Lilac City Comic Con as one of the event’s special guests. Photos courtesy of IMDB.
A superstar roster of special artists
Freddie Williams II – Batman/TMNT,He-Man/Thundercats, Injustice vs Masters of the Universe Brett Weldele – The Surrogates, The Beauty, Starlite.
James O’Barr – Artist, Writer, and Creator of The Crow
James C. Mulligan – Disney and Disney Theme Parks artist
Tom Cook – Masters of the Universe, Super Friends, The Smurfs, Scooby-Doo
Cosplay contest for kids and adults
Apart from the special guests, adults and kids can enter into the event’s Adult Costume Contest and Kids Costume Contest and enjoy all sorts of exclusive merchandise.
tickets for all ages
With a hot lineup like this, the Lilac City Con is definitely a must-see event. Pre-sales for tickets are currently ongoing, and you can get VIP access for $30 which gives you early access to the convention and exclusive merch. Adult tickets sell for $15 and $12 for Saturday and Sunday, respectively, while Kids tickets (ages 5-12) sell for $5 for each day. You can buy the tickets here, or you can purchase them on-site on the day of your visit.
Can’t Miss Events – Lilac City Comic Con
Thank you for joining me as we explored and discovered Can’t Miss Events – Lilac City Comic Con. Spokane is going to be filled with actors, artists, Cosplayers and so much more. Lilac City Comic Con showcases fandoms for all genres and all ages. Which special guest appearing at Lilac City Comic Con is your favorite? Share of the comments and show your support!
Looking for more things to do and see in Washington? Read my blog post C Stands for Can’t Miss Events – Washington. I share Lilac City Comic Con and Rad-Con, Seattle Film Summit and Bass Canyon Music Festival. Washington is where to creatives happen.
Until Next Time,
Erin at Wonder Lesch