2018 Carolina Fan Expo

February 4, 2018 - Hickory, NC

The First Carolina Fan Expo will be held Sunday, February 4, 2018 in Hickory, NC. The event will run from 10AM to 6PM.

Papa Stro Maestro

Gregbo Watson

Eastern Exotics Wildlife Foundation

Ryan Williams

Miss Capital City North Carolina
Logan Freeman

KasCie Page

Ronald Rossmann


Cosplay Contest

Directions to Select Sportplex

CAROLINA FAN EXPO is a Pop Culture and Comic Convention will be held Sunday, February 4 at the Select Sportsplex. Fun for the entire family, there will be celebrity guests, vendors, gaming, cosplay and fun for everyone. We will be supporting Eastern Exotics Wildlife Foundation from 10 am until 6 pm.

Celebrity guests include Jack Guzman and Alyson Kiperman Sullivan (The Black and Yellow Rangers from Power Rangers Wildforce); WCW Wrestling Legend and Actor Rob Kellum (Aka Papa Maestro); Marvel Comics, Zenescope Comics, and Upper Deck Artist and Illustrator, Gregbo Watson; Netflix Vaughan Series Star, Ryan Williams; and Country Music Star KasCie Page. Eastern Exotics Wildlife Foundation will have their petting oo of reptiles and exotic animals.

There will dozens of vendors, a gaming room, local artists and authors, face painting, balloon artistry, celebrity panels, Cosplay contest, and a LIVE concert by Antler Hill Arts. We will also have a Cosplay Contest with registration beginning at 10AM. Join the fun. Admission is free for kids 10 and under, $5 for ages 10-17 and $10 for adults 18 and over.


Event Information

Save the date!
Sunday, February 4, 2018
10AM to 6PM
Select Sportsplex
2018 Clement Blvd., NW
Hickory, NC 28601

Vendor load-in time begins
5AM on Sunday Feb. 4

Tickets Available Now!

Vendor Agreement