Wizard World Comic Con Las Vegas begins on Friday

The first ever Wizard World Comic Con in Las Vegas, Nevada begins on Friday and runs through Sunday at the Las Vegas Convention Center. Advance admission tickets are still available at discount pricing. For information, click here.

Celebrity guests who will be attending the comic convention include Kevin Sorbo, James Marsters, Tom Mison, David Morrissey, Steven Yeun, Robert Englund, Arthur Darvill, RJ Mitte, Emily Kinney, Kevin Conroy, BJ Britt, Elvira (aka Cassandra Peterson), Seth Gilliam, Lou Ferrigno, Chris 51, Sean Patrick Flanery, Jason David Frank, and Michael Rooker. For the complete list of celebrity guests, click here.

Due to filming, deadline and scheduling conflicts, previously announced guests Tom Felton, Norman Reedus, Chandler Riggs, Jon Bernthal, Bruce Campbell and Ethen Beavers have cancelled their appearances.

Internet and You Tube celebrities attending include Katie Wilson, The Hillywood Show, Melonie Mac and Andre Meadows.

In addition to panel discussions, question and answer sessions and photo ops, Wizard World Comic Con Las Vegas promises plenty of cosplay activities. There will be a costume contest for adults on Saturday evening and a costume contest for kids on Sunday afternoon. Cosplay-themed sessions with Wizard Worlds Damian Beurer, veteran cosplayers and others are also planned.

For information on other Wizard World Comic Cons planned for 2015, click here. Show hours for the Las Vegas convention are as follows:

Friday, April 24, 2015 - 3pm - 8pmSaturday, April 25, 2015 - 10am - 7pmSunday, April 26, 2015 - 11am - 5pm