Locals and visitors from all over the country coast their way to Corpus Christi every year for a weekend of nostalgia, film, games, and guest speakers. Corpus Christi Comic Con is a family-friendly festival with something for everyone. Keep reading to see what all Corpus Christi Comic Con has to offer!


Celebrity Guests

You may know Sean Astin as Samwise Gamgee in Lord of the Rings or as the loveable Bob Newby in Stranger Things, and he’ll be making a special appearance in our sunny city for Comic Con 2023. For the Star Wars fans, Carey Jones and Dorian Kingi of Book of Boba Fett and The Mandalorian’s Emily Swallow will be making an appearance. If you’re a Power Rangers fanatic, don’t miss out on appearances from Steve Cardenas, Nakia Burrise, and Johnny Yong Bosch. You can also find The Walking Dead’s Michael Rooker and Chandler Riggs and Pokémon Team Rocket stars Rachel Ellis and Eric Stuart as part of the star-studded lineup. While this list is already impressive, these are just a few of several celebrity guests coming to Comic Con.


Cosplay Your Heart Out

What's a Comic Con convention without amazing cosplay!? Take the opportunity to show off your best costume as eager cosplayers battle for the No. 1 spot and to be showcased in the best of the best on the Comic Con website. The contest is available for both adults and children. Let the best cosplayer win.


Photo Ops

Get a one-on-one fan experience with your favorite stars! Photo op sessions allow you to meet celebrity guests and take home a printed and digital copy of your picture with them. Guests can choose to buy tickets for photo ops with individual celebrities like Sean Astin, Judith Hoag, Johnny Yong Bosch, and more. You can even choose to do a group photoshoot! Group shots include the Gilmore Girls Duo of Scott Patterson and Yanic Truesdale, Rachel Ellis and Eric Stuart of Team Rocket, and The Walking Dead Duo of Michael Rooker and Chandler Riggs.

Shop Local & National Exhibitors

Discover local artists and unique vendors catered to your interests! Featured vendors at Comic-Con include artists, designers, fan tables, video game companies, cosplayers, writers, and more. This is your one-stop shop for fan-focused merchandise.


We hope to see you in the Gulf Coast Capital for this celebration of all things film, comics, games, and anime! Corpus Christi Comic Con 2023 will be hosted at the American Bank Center from July 28th – 30th.



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