Planet Comicon Kansas City Ready for Blast Off, April 22-24

This post is sponsored by Planet Comicon Kansas City. Tickets are available now!

Planet Comicon cast Three-day galactic adventure welcomes the best in comics, sci-fi, superheroes and fantasy

Planet Comicon Kansas City is the region’s largest and longest-running comic book and pop culture event. Founded in 1999, Planet will celebrate its 22nd annual show, April 22-24, 2022 at Bartle Hall in Downtown Kansas City. 

Planet Comicon Schedule

Friday, April 22: 1 p.m. – 8 p.m.

Saturday, April 23: 10 a.m. – 7 p.m.

Sunday, April 24: 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.

On Friday and Saturday, children ages 7 and under are free.
Sunday is Family Day and 12 and under are free!

kids dressed as super hero at Planet ComiconWhatever fandom you celebrate, Planet has a place for it. From Harry Potter to Star Wars, comics to sci-fi, superheroes to superstar wrestlers, Planet is an awe-inspiring extravaganza fit for the whole family. Planet spans nearly eight football fields and features more than 90 celebrity, cosplayer and comic creator guests.

Planet Comicon Kansas City also features a wide range of pop culture merchandise, crafts, art and collectibles, plus hundreds of hours of programming, an exciting cosplay showcase and a family-friendly interactive area called the Planet Entertainment Zone. It’s a galaxy of fun and adventure spread over three days!

Celebrity guests in 2022 include Adam Savage (Mythbusters), Ralph Macchio (Cobra Kai/Karate Kid), Mark-Paul Gosselaar (Saved by the Bell), Ashley Eckstein (Star Wars, Her Universe), Joey Fatone (NSync), Jes Macallan, Maisie Richardson-Sellers and Courtney Ford (Legends of Tomorrow), James Murray (Impractical Jokers), Booker T (WWE Hall of Famer) and many more!

Planet will even have a historic spacecraft on display as the Liberty Bell 7, the second crewed U.S. spaceflight in history, will be on exhibit courtesy of the Cosmosphere.

For more information, the full guest list, special Planet events and to get tickets to the show, visit! 

Sarah grew up in Manhattan, Kansas (Go Cats!), she moved to Minnesota where she met her husband, Shea. Realizing how much she hated snow in May, she convinced him to move to Kansas City in 2010. Together they have lived in Midtown, Waldo, the Plaza, and now Overland Park. Sarah is mom to 10-year-old, Henry, 7-year-old Clark and 5-year-old Lucy. She has her master’s in urban administration and is passionate about making Kansas City a more equitable and supportive community. In between the crazy, she likes to drink coffee, run, hike, travel as much as possible, and experience all things Kansas City!