Event Schedule

Cosplayers, note the following group photo meet-up times in the clubs atrium:

Furries 11:30 am, Marvel Characters 11:45 am, DC Characters 12:00 pm, Star Wars Characters 12:15pm, Disney Characters 12:30 pm.

10:00 AM
Lower Entrance (Left side when facing the front of the building)

Advance Ticket Doors Open

10:15 am
Upper Main Entrance

Doors Open for New Ticket Purchases

10:15 am
Upper Entrance (Main Doors)

General Ticket Sales Begin

10:30 am
Main Stage

Adam Buckley: A Dose of Buckley

This panel contains mature content and language and may not be suitable for children:

Catch Adam Buckley on stage: star of the YouTube channel “A Dose of Buckley” which features “angry humour from an angry man”. Buckly’s channel has reached over 500,000 subscribers and nearly 200,000,000 views since 2009.

10:30 am
Downstairs Panel Room (Lower Level)

Sub/Urban Folklore: Crazy Cryptids, Invading Aliens, and Creepy Conspiracies

A presentation and discussion of online folklore, creepy conspiracies, crazy cryptids, and alien encounters as modern folklore, and how these things might be incorporated into one's writing. This presentation is guided in part by audience interests.

10:30 AM
Main Floor Back Panel Room

Cosplay Workshop

Review, cosplay materials, checklist tools, gather supplies, and review how to make your own pattern. Share tips, and techniques to enhance your build, and discuss how to prime, paint and protect your work. Everything you need to complete a Bracer from start to finish.

12:00 pm
Main Stage

David Nykl

Interview and Q&A with David Nykl. Nykl has appeared in dozens of film and TV projects including Stargate: Atlantis (Dr. Zelenka), Arrow (Anatoly Knyazev), Supernatural (Lester Morris), Fringe (Reverend Marcus), Eureka (Dr. Steven Whiticus), Continuum (Sergei), Tomorrowland, HBO’s The Sleepers (Gerald Lloyd), and, since 2019, Carnival Row (Constable Boggs).

12:00 pm
Downstairs Panel Room (Lower Level)

Star Wars: Attack of the Clones Revisited

Twenty years after the release of "Attack of the Clones", the Quarter Portion Podcast revisits and reviews the second Star Wars prequel, and the impact it had on the industry.

12:00 pm
Main Floor Back Panel Room

Maid Cafe

A small novelty cafe based on cosplay restaurants in Japan where maids serve you cute food, play games, and sing songs at your table. Note: there is a $5 fee to cover the cost of the food and photos. Please, no touching the maids: thank-you!

1:00 pm
Downstairs Panel Room (Lower Level)

Working with Fur with Sibi Fursuits

Learn the basics of fursuit making along with proper sewing and care for faux furs. We will go over the basic materials for anthro costumes as well as how to properly cut, sew, and shave various types of furs.

1:30 pm
Main Stage

Fan Fiction The Show

Fan Fiction The Show features a roster of actors performing dramatic readings of (terrible) fan fiction scripts. Don’t miss this chance to laugh as you dive into the world of bad fan fiction. (This panel is rated for a PG-13 audience and may not be suitable for young children).

1:30 pm
Main Floor Back Panel Room

J fashion 101

Come join us for our J fashion 101 panel where you get to learn about Japanese street fashion's aim, cultures throughout many different decades and eras, as well as learn how to wear different outfits and coordinate.

2:00 pm
Downstairs Panel Room (Lower Level)

Pair of Jokers LIVE! Featuring Artists: Derek Laufman & Diana Tamblyn

Join D. S. Barrick, Scott MacDougall, and David Perks for an exciting LIVE episode of Pair of Jokers, the Official River Donkey Adventures Podcast! River Donkey Adventures is a London-based independent comics imprint, and the home of such creator-owned comics series as Lucky Unlucky, The Daily Grind, Skulsi Thatcher, and the Day I Wrote Watermelon!

3:00 pm
Main Stage

Mitch Markowitz: Hilarious House of Frightenstein

Mitch Markowitz was the Co-Producer Hilarious House of Frightenstein celebrating its 50th anniversary and streaming on Crave. Co-Star in the series as the Super Hippy Character. Involved in the production of numerous other television (game show) programs in a career spanning decades.

3:00 pm
Downstairs Panel Room (Lower Level)

Real world Quidditch in Canada and How to Play

The sport from the Harry Potter series has been played in Canada since 2010, with dodgeballs, volleyballs, and yes, brooms! Here Quidditch Canada will tell you how the sport is played, the real world adaptations to the rules, and the debate around changing the name of the sport.

3:00 pm
Downstairs Panel Room (Lower Level)

Just Us League

A Forest City ComiCon classic: the Just Us League panel has been a tradition at every FCCC since 2014! Join your favorites Con-host Jeremy, Ian, and Brad as they break down the latest news in nerd & geek culture.

4:30 pm
Main Stage

Cosplay Contest

Take in the best cosplay of Forest City ComiCon or show your awesome character off at this competition: an annual highlight!

Note: Judging takes place earlier in the day with results announced at the contest as the cosplays are showcased. Participants should register at the Lindy Cosplay booth on the main floor and check for judging times.