Campbell Con Returns to Campbell Halloween Weekend
October 20, 2016 – CAMPBELL, CALIF. After a very successful year one, Campbell Con, a comic and pop culture convention in Campbell, returns for a bigger show Halloween weekend and will feature celebrity guests, artists, vendors, cosplayers, panels, a Jurassic Park jeep, cosplay contest and trick-or-treat for kids. Celebration of all things pop culture from comic books to movies to fantasy and sci-fi aimed to bring the community together and give fans an affordable show to enjoy with family and friends.
This year’s Campbell Con celebrity guest lineup includes fan-favorite Alison MacInnis (Pink Ranger in Power Rangers Lightspeed Rescue) and Jennifer Yen (Vypra in Power Rangers Lightspeed Rescue), The Land of the Giants’ Gary Conway and Deanna Lund, Jeffrey Weissman (George McFly in Back to the Future Part II and III), and Stephen Costantino (Gamorrean Guard in Star Wars: Episode VI – Return of the Jedi).
Fans will also be able to meet and do commissions from the renowned comic book artists including Chris Marrinan (Excalibur, Wonder Woman), John Heebink (Mighty Morphin Power Rangers, Nick Fury Agent of SHIELD), Mark Badger (Excalibur, Batman: Jazz, Spiderman Online), Steve Sherman (Kobra, Silver Star), Matt Hebb (Harry Walton: Henchman for Hire, Wonderdog Inc., Zombies vs Cheerleaders, Home) underground cartoonist Bruce Simon and Tobe Daranouvong (Villain Comic).
Campbell Con promises to be a day of fun for fans of superheroes, comic books, movies, TV shows, toys and collectibles. Attendees will also be able to shop from various exhibitors and creators, meet local cosplayers and fan clubs, learn lightsaber fighting, and attend panels with the celebrity guests. The little ones dressed up in costumes will be able to start their Halloween festivities early and trick-or-treat at the show.
Campbell’s very own comic con welcomes fans of all ages passionate about pop culture and especially comics and movies. Doors open 10 am. Tickets are $10 and available online only at www.colossuscon.com.
Dave Haworth, Guest Relations, Spokesperson