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FAN FEST PORTLAND Event – June 24­-25


TWO Conventions Come Together for an Incredible Fan Meet­Up Event on June 24­-25, 2017

Fans of The Walking Dead, Arrow, Gotham, Guardians of the Galaxy and more have the opportunity to meet their favorite stars at the upcoming Fan Fest Portland ­ a joint event combining Walker Stalker Con and Heroes & Villains Fan Fest ­at the Oregon Convention Center, June 24-­25.


Walker Stalker Con and Heroes & Villains Fan Fest have become incredibly popular conventions, offering something for everyone ­ from the diehard fan, to families, to those with a growing interest in the genre. More than 25 of your favorite actors will speak to the audience, meet fans, pose for photos and sign autographs (see full guest list).
Official poster for Fan Fest Portland 2017


Attendees can also participate in a range of engaging and unique activities, including:
  • Free panel sessions led by stars from some of television’s most popular shows.
  • Zombies and cosplayers roam the convention floor, making for interactive experiences
    attendees will never forget.
  • Interactive “hero­style” games on the con floor, fun for the entire family.
  • Vendors who deal in the comic, entertainment, zombie and other genres and industries.
  • Reality TV star and celebrity tattoo artist, Chris 51 (A&E’s Epic Ink), will be offering his
    acclaimed artistic talents to attendees on the con floor.

There are even a number of opportunities to work as an ambassador at the event, which can be found on both the Walker Stalker Con and Heroes & Villains Fan Fest websites. One of the most popular elements of the convention is the chance to meet and hear from stars from popular shows. In Portland, attendees will be treated to sessions with:
  • The Walking Dead: Sarah Wayne Callies (“Lori”), Tom Payne (“Jesus”), Khary Payton(“King Ezekiel”), Michael Cudlitz (“Abraham”), Josh McDermitt (“Eugene”), Christian Serratos (“Rosita”), Scott Wilson (“Hershel”), Alanna Masterson (“Tara”), Seth Gilliam(“Father Gabriel”), Austin Amelio (“Dwight”), Steven Ogg (“Simon”) and many more!
  • Arrow: Stephen Amell (“Oliver Queen/The Arrow”), John Barrowman (“Malcolm Merlyn”), David Ramsey (“John Diggle”), Katrina Law (“Nyssa al Ghul”) and more!
  • Gotham: David Mazouz (“Bruce Wayne”), Drew Powell (“Butch”)
  • Guardians of the Galaxy: Michael Rooker (“Yondu”) and Sean Gunn (“Kraglin”)
  • Brandon Routh (Legends of Tomorrow, Superman Returns)
  • Milo Ventimiglia (Gotham, Heroes, This is Us, Gilmore Girls)
  • Brett Dalton (“Grant Ward” in Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.)

The full list of guests is on both the Walker Stalker Con and Heroes & Villains Fan Fest websites.

Fan Fest Portland guests may be made available for interviews in the weeks before the event.



About Fan Fest
Fan Fest is the leading convention and entertainment news brand in North America, with events throughout the world and an audience in the hundreds of millions. Under the Fan Fest umbrella, Heroes & Villains Fan Fest is an event for fans of superheroes and villains, and Walker Stalker Con is for fans of the zombie and horror genres. With exclusive guest appearances at each event and behind­ the­ scenes access to the latest entertainment news at, Fan Fest gives fans a truly one­ of ­a ­kind experience.

The full event schedule for Fan Fest Portland can be found at: and


Fan Fest Portland
June 24­-25, 2017
Location: Oregon Convention Center
Saturday: 10:30am to 7:00pm; Sunday: 10:30am­5:00pm; VIP Entry at 9:00am each day
Tickets range from $45 General Admission to $1,400 for the ultimate experience:

Twitter: @walkrstalkrcon / @heroesfanfest Facebook: Walker Stalker Con / Heroes & Villains Fan Fest

Official Hashtag #FFPortland

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