November 12, 2016 11:48 pm
Updated: November 13, 2016 11:11 am

Sci-fi fans break out their best costumes for Vancouver Fan Expo

Vancouver is the place to be for the Remembrance Day long weekend if you're a fan of science fiction. Fans, young and old, came out in costume, to this year's Fan Expo. Jill Bennett reports.


Thousands came out to Fan Expo Vancouver in downtown Vancouver on Saturday dressed up as their favourite super heroes and science fiction characters.

Fan Expo aims to celebrate all things pop culture with events involving celebrities from popular TV shows and movies, “how-to” workshops and other events, as well as stalls for fans to purchase related merchandise.

Over 25,000 people are expected to attend the exhibition, which runs for three days over the long weekend.

PHOTO GALLERY: The costumes and crowds at Fan Expo Vancouver 

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