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Published on April 23rd, 2014 | by Albert Art

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CALGARY EXPO 2014 | WHAT TO SEE THIS WEEKEND

 

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CALGARY EXPO KICKS OFF April 24-27. It’s considered the SDCC of Western Canada. Comics, Art, Movies and Pop Culture — the massive event will take over your life this weekend.

With so much going on, what and who do you plan to see?

 

ALIENS REUNION

The entire cast of Aliens will be in attendance. Yes, Sigourney Weaver, along with Bill ‘Game Over Man‘ Paxton, Jeannete ‘Vasquez’ Goldstein, Michael Biehn and more. The 1986 sci-fi action film directed by James Cameron, is a cinematic classic, and fans will get to see the reunion at Calgary Expo.

 

EXHIBIT HALL and ARTIST ALLEY

With so many awesomely talented artists in one place, the show organizers had to expand the Artist Alley to two buildings! Be sure to check out the Main Exhibit Hall and Big Four Building for all sorts of art, comics, and cool swag! Meet the artists, get some sketches!

 

PANELS and TALKS

An entire panel devoted to Highlander: The Series? Demos on Sculpting and Fabrication? You’ll come away from these informative sessions a little more skilled in the art of awesome.

 

SPECIAL EVENTS

Bust out with your best Cosplay at the Costume Contest, and Parade, or try your luck at the Geek Speed Dating.

Good news for those who didn’t get a pass to Calgary Expo:

 

Tickets to our EXPOsed events don’t require a pass to the Calgary Expo!

Can’t make it to the Calgary Expo? Then check out one of our EXPOsed events, which do not require an Expo pass for admission! 

 

  • Aliens EXPOsed (featuring Ms. Sigourney Weaver, Bill Paxton, and other Aliens crew)
  • Middle-earth EXPOsed (featuring Sean Astin, Billy Boyd, Manu Bennett, and other cast members from LOTR and The Hobbit)
  • Jim Byrnes EXPOsed – an acoustic concert with the Juno award winning bluesman (and our favorite Highlander watcher) – Jim Byrnes!

 

****For more information about when our EXPOsed guests will be appearing at the Calgary Expo during convention hours, please click HERE. (guest schedules subject to change without notice).****

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