The largest comic-con in the region, Fandomfest, kicks off this Friday, August 7, in Louisville.
The three day event features celebrities including sci-fi movie stars, sports legends, artists, authors, and more. In addition to the opportunity for fans to get autographs and photos with their favorite heroes, there is a full roster of events including movie screenings, panel discussions and Q&A sessions, gaming sessions, parades, and live performances.
Attendees will have the opportunity to get on the action as well by participating in the Fantasmagorical Fandomfest Parade, cosplay events, after parties, and more.
The event takes place in and around the Kentucky International Convention Center in downtown Louisville Friday August 7 – Sunday August 9. Vendors and exhibit halls are open from 4-10PM on Friday, 10AM-7PM on Saturday, and 11AM-4PM on Sunday. Discussion panels, movie screenings and after hours events take place during exhibit hall hours and last until 2AM on Friday and Saturday nights and until 5PM on Sunday. For additional details, visit fandomfest.com.
Tickets area available online and start at $30 for all-day Friday or Sunday passes and $40 for all-day Saturday passes. Weekend passes, VIP Experience packages, and more are also available.