June 14 - June 16
Freeman Expo Halls & Coliseum
The Alamo City has carved out a reputation for embracing anything and everything pop culture. Exhibit A is the Celebrity Fan Fest, a three-day celebration of film, television, comic books, toys and video games. Hot on the heels of the blockbuster Avengers: Endgame, the highlight of the event is the meet and greet with stars Jeremy Renner, Antony Mackie, Benedict Wong, and Paul Bettany. Oh, and Jason Momoa (Game of Thrones), Amber Heard (The Danish Girl), Dolph Lungren (Rocky IV) and Fred Savage (The Wonder Years) are going to be there too.
Cost: $45 per day; $99 for all three days
When it comes to musical comedy, “Weird Al” Yankovic is the undisputed king. With his trademark accordion in hand, Yankovic has cranked out parody hits such as “Eat It,” “Like A Surgeon,” “Smells Like Nirvana,” “Amish Paradise,” “White & Nerdy,” and “Word Crimes” since he burst onto the scene in the late ‘70s. This is the “Strings Attached” tour, his biggest stage show ever, and it’s coming to San Antonio.
June 20 - September 15
McNay Art Museum
The McNay Art Museum will play host to a one-of-a-kind exhibition of portraits by the legendary Andy Warhol. The exhibit, entitled Andy Warhol: Portraits and Transamerica/n: Gender, Identity, Appearance Today, is a collection of over 120 paintings, prints, photographs, films, and videos that depict the artist’s favorite subjects, including Joan Collins, Debbie Harry, Dennis Hopper, Mick Jagger, Robert Rauschenberg, and Warhol himself.
Tobin Center for the Performing Arts
From his days in the Brat Pack in the ‘80s to starring roles on The West Wing and Parks and Recreation, Rob Lowe has cultivated a legion of fans with his easy charm and infectious personality. Now he is taking his one-man show, Stories I Only Tell My Friends: LIVE!, on tour with a stop at the Tobin Center for Performing Arts. Lowe will share personal stories and insights into his life and career that are sure to delight his fans.
Since finding fame on MTV’s Road Rules: Maximum Velocity Tour, comedian Theo Von has made appearances on shows like Inside Amy Schumer, Last Comic Standing, and Reality Bites Back. He recently hosted his own special on Netflix titled No Offense and his podcast “This Past Weekend” is one of the most listened-to comedy shows on the net.