For the past five years the Victoria TX Comic Con has brought heroes, heroines, villains and fans of all stripes to the Victoria Community Center for a convention celebrating comics, sci fi, movies and more. This year’s event on January 20 & 21 will be the biggest and best so far, but alas, it will also be the last. Here’s what’s on the agenda at the 5th and final Victoria Comic Con:
Celebrity guests: Kate Flannery (“Meredith Palmer”) and Leslie D. Baker (“Stanley Hudson”) from The Office; Ryan Hurst from Remember the Titans, Sons of Anarchy and Bates Motel; Johnny Yong Bosch, an actor and voice artist who has appeared as several Power Rangers and provides voices for anime and video games; professional wrestler, promoter and commentator Booker T; and Dragon Ball Z voice actors Monica Rial, Chris Sabat, and Eric Vale.
Guest artists: Ken Salinas (pop culture and fan art), Dale Carroll (horror), Vo Nguyen (comic art), Greg Peters (master animator with credits including Rugrats, Dilbert, Pinky and the Brain, Animaniacs), Davy Jones (Charmy’s Army), Omar Z Ramos (comic art), and Ryan Alexander and Brian Clegg of CCP Comics.
Cosplay Guests: Rozzmonster Cosplay, Dominique Skye, Wolfsbane, Brittany Chaos, Tim the Dalek and Friends, Masha Models, Miss Torii, Missy Mayhem, Corrupt Creations, Ally Cat Cosplay, Luna Valley Cosplay, Stryfe the Warrior, Mika Nicole, Adara Green Cosplay and Dim & Wit (Fairy Brothers).
Cosplay contests both days for adults and kids.
Vendor booths offering toys, comics, artwork, games, memorabilia, photographs, crafts and more.
Q&A sessions with celebrity guests.
Hours: Saturday 10 a.m.-7 p.m., Sunday 10 a.m.-6 p.m.
Ticket information is available here.
Spend the weekend strolling through the Community Center, meeting celebrities, cosplay performers and artists and shopping for one-of-a-kind items you won’t find anywhere else. If you’re brave enough, step onstage to enter the cosplay contest!
Although this is the last year for the Victoria TX Comic Con, the city is home to a variety of events and amenities that bring excitement and interest to life in Victoria. Contact Steve Klein Custom Builder to ask about their available homes in beautiful, conveniently located Victoria communities.