5 things to do at the Calgary Comic Expo today: Friday, April 27

Apr 27 2018, 1:58 am

Friday is, arguably, the best day of the week, which means that it may just be the best day of the Expo!

We’ve picked out five of our favourite events that you need to try out today, but make sure to take a look at the full schedule for even more awesome stuff!

Everything You Always Wanted to Know About Writing Fiction, But Were Afraid To Ask

  • What: Here’s your chance to ask some professional writers how they made it in the business, and how you can get your foot in the door.
  • Time: 2:30 pm
  • Where: Palomino H

Voice Actor Q&A with Overwatch Stars

  • What: Join the familiar voices of Fred Tatasciore, Jonny Cruz, and Charlet Chung as they discus their experiences working on one of the biggest multiplayer video games ever.
  • Time: 2:45 to 3:30 pm
  • Where: Boyce Theatre

Geek Speed Dating

  • What: There’s no better place to find a fellow geek to love than at the Comic an Entertainment Expo!
  • Time: 3 to 5 pm for LGBTPQ+, 5 to 7 pm and 7 to 9 pm for hetero
  • Where: The Wrangler Room

Beyond Pokemon: The Voices of Veronica Taylor

  • What: Hear a voice right out of your childhood as Ash Ketchum’s voice will be live in Calgary this Friday.
  • Time: 6 to 6:45 pm
  • Where: Palomino E

An Evening With The Cast Of Back To The Future

  • What: Marty may be missing, but Christopher Lloyd, Lea Thompson, and Tom Wilson will still be on scene to chat about their time in the past… and future.
  • Time: 7 to 8 pm
  • Where: Stampede Corral

Calgary Comic and Entertainment Expo 2018

Thursday, April 26 from 4 to 8:30 pm
Friday, April 27 from noon to 7:30 pm
Saturday, April 28 from 10 am to 6:30 pm
Sunday, April 29 from 10 am to 4:30 pm

Where: Calgary Stampede Park – 1410 Olympic Way SE

Tickets: Online, $20 to $50 for single day tickets, $110 for four-day pass

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