Schedule

2022 KFX Schedule

 

Friday, July 15, 2022

KFX - Friday July 15, 2022 (Subject to change)

2:00 pm
2:30 pm
3:00 pm
3:30 pm
4:00 pm
4:30 pm
5:00 pm
5:30 pm
6:00 pm
6:30 pm
7:00 pm
7:30 pm
8:00 pm
8:30 pm
9:00 pm
9:30 pm
10:00 pm
10:30 pm
11:00 pm
Delta Grand
Delta Grand
VIP Early Access to Vendors
3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
VIP Early Access to Vendors
3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

VIPs get access early to view the vendors before everyone else!

Web Comics Panel
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
With Alex Korn, Zac Garmon, and Brock Gratz
Web Comics Panel
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
With Alex Korn, Zac Garmon, and Brock Gratz

This exciting panel features up-and-coming webcomic creators from around North America! Joining us are Alex Korn (Glass Heart) and Zac Garmon (Unbreakable Iron Ranger) and hosting the panel is the editor for both and creator of Mechanomachy, Brock Gratz! They'll cover their starts as independent comic creators, the process of self-publishing, and the methods they've used to get to where they are today as emerging artists.

Vendor Opening Night
4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Vendor Opening Night
4:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Empire Movie Memorabilia, ORL Experience, Xperience Kelowna VP, and 501st Legion Star Wars Characters
4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Empire Movie Memorabilia, ORL Experience, Xperience Kelowna VP, and 501st Legion Star Wars Characters
Empire Movie Memorabilia, ORL Experience, Xperience Kelowna VP, and 501st Legion Star Wars Characters
4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Empire Movie Memorabilia, ORL Experience, Xperience Kelowna VP, and 501st Legion Star Wars Characters

Check out Empire Movie Props collection of rare movie props and memorabilia from Breaking Bad, play one of Xperience Kelowna's VR Games, make a magic potion at the ORL Experience, and meet some Star Wars characters with the 501st Legion Garrison.

Scavenger Hunt
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
With the Downtown Kelowna Association
Scavenger Hunt
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
With the Downtown Kelowna Association

Assemble your team and kick off KFX by competing in our scavenger hunt! Rush through downtown Kelowna and visit our venues to complete different clues/tasks. If you don't have a team but would like to join, we will have limited matchmaking spots available. Game cards available at Pulp Fiction Café, Twice the Dice Board Games, and the Delta Grand.

SFX Make-Up How To
6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
with Sheleah Bradley
SFX Make-Up How To
6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
with Sheleah Bradley

Learn about the world of special effects makeup with an industry professional. They will demonstrate their skills and provide tips and tricks on how you can apply your own sfx makeup.

Droid Building Workshop
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Droid Building Workshop
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Improv Games
8:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Improv Games
8:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Rotary Centre for the Arts
Rotary Centre for the Arts
Salloum Room
Salloum Room
Stoosh Cosplay Cosplay on a Budget
5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Stoosh Cosplay Cosplay on a Budget
5:00 pm - 6:00 pm

You don’t need to break the bank to create amazing cosplays! Stoosh is an accomplished cosplayer who makes all his incredible and award-winning costumes for under $125 CAD. Learn how to make a little go a long way through creativity, craftsmanship, and passion.

Cosplaying for a Cause
6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
With Random Acts of Cosplay
Cosplaying for a Cause
6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
With Random Acts of Cosplay

You put so much time and effort into your cosplays, why not make someone else’s day with them? Random Acts of Costuming does exactly that by taking their supersuits and becoming real-life superheroes for sick kids. Their goal is to spread joy and make the world a better place one smile at a time. Find out how your cosplay can make a difference with SarahTonin and other members of Random Acts of Costuming.

K-POP Sing Along
8:00 pm - 9:30 pm
with Jessie Rivest
K-POP Sing Along
8:00 pm - 9:30 pm
with Jessie Rivest

KFX we want to hear you sing like your favourite idols. Join vocalist Jessie Rivest as she leads you in a group sing with songs from some of your favourite K-Pop artists.

Located behind the Kelowna Community Theatre
Black Box Theatre
Black Box Theatre
Drink & Draw Kick off Party
4:30 pm - 5:30 pm
Drink & Draw Kick off Party
4:30 pm - 5:30 pm

OSIF: Film Screening room
6:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Best of Horrorfest, New Vintage Screenings, Shadow Circus
OSIF: Film Screening room
6:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Best of Horrorfest, New Vintage Screenings, Shadow Circus

Geekenders: Talk Nerdy to Me (19+)
9:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Geekenders: Talk Nerdy to Me (19+)
9:00 pm - 11:00 pm

Watch your wildest fanfictions be brought to life by Geekenders. Based in Vancouver, Geekenders produce pop culture 'Nerdlesque' across Western Canada. Their shows are like a Vegas-style burlesque spectacular, combining striptease, comedy, dance, nerdy nostalgia, glitter, body positivity, more fun than a Jawa can shake a stick at! It’s classic burlesque, with a nerdy twist!

Library
Library
Magic the Gathering How-To
2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
With Aaron Johnson
Magic the Gathering How-To
2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
With Aaron Johnson

Join the over 35 million people in the world already playing the famous trading card game Magic the Gathering. Learn how to play, start your card collection, and the best strategies for victory with long time player Aaron Johnson.

Table Top Gaming
3:30 pm - 5:00 pm
Table Top Gaming
3:30 pm - 5:00 pm

Bernard Avenue
Bernard Avenue
Cosplay Flash Mob
5:30 pm - 5:45 pm
with SarahTonin and Captain America
Cosplay Flash Mob

Kick KFX off with a bang with a fun flash mob of cosplayers lead by SarahTonin and Captain America! Meet us on Bernard in front of Calowna Costume for this wonderful song and dance!

Scavenger Hunt
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
With the Downtown Kelowna Association
Scavenger Hunt
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
With the Downtown Kelowna Association

Assemble your team and kick off KFX by competing in our scavenger hunt! Rush through downtown Kelowna and visit our venues to complete different clues/tasks. If you don't have a team but would like to join, we will have limited matchmaking spots available. Game cards available at Pulp Fiction Café, Twice the Dice Board Games, and the Delta Grand.

Saturday, July 16, 2022

KFX - Saturday July 16, 2022 (Subject to change)

9:00 am
9:30 am
10:00 am
10:30 am
11:00 am
11:30 am
12:00 pm
12:30 pm
1:00 pm
1:30 pm
2:00 pm
2:30 pm
3:00 pm
3:30 pm
4:00 pm
4:30 pm
5:00 pm
5:30 pm
6:00 pm
6:30 pm
7:00 pm
7:30 pm
8:00 pm
8:30 pm
9:00 pm
9:30 pm
10:00 pm
10:30 pm
11:00 pm
Delta Grand Ballroom
Delta Grand Ballroom
VIP Early Access
9:00 am - 10:00 am
VIPs get in early!
VIP Early Access
9:00 am - 10:00 am
VIPs get in early!
Room / Area
KCT Main Stage Theatre

Lip Sync Battle
10:00 am - 11:00 am
Who will win this epic lip sync battle?
Lip Sync Battle
10:00 am - 11:00 am
Who will win this epic lip sync battle?

KCT Main Stage

Vendors All Day
10:00 am - 7:30 pm
Vendors All Day
10:00 am - 7:30 pm

Empire Movie Memorabilia, ORL Experience, Xperience Kelowna VP, and 501st Legion Star Wars Characters
10:00 am - 7:30 pm
Empire Movie Memorabilia, Xperience Kelowna VR, ORL Experience, and 501st Legion Star Wars
Empire Movie Memorabilia, ORL Experience, Xperience Kelowna VP, and 501st Legion Star Wars Characters
10:00 am - 7:30 pm
Empire Movie Memorabilia, Xperience Kelowna VR, ORL Experience, and 501st Legion Star Wars

Check out Empire Movie Props collection of rare movie props and memorabilia from Breaking Bad, play one of Xperience Kelowna's VR Games, make a magic potion at the ORL Experience, and meet some Star Wars characters with the 501st Legion Garrison.

Kids and Family Cosplay Contest
11:30 am - 12:00 pm
Kids and Family Cosplay Contest

Show off your family group cosplay or kids cosplays on the Delta Grand Mainstage.

Jett Klyne and Baylen Bielitz
12:30 pm - 1:30 pm
Making Marvel Magic
Jett Klyne and Baylen Bielitz
12:30 pm - 1:30 pm
Making Marvel Magic

Jett Klyne (WandaVision, Dr. Strange in the Multiverse of Madness) and Baylen Bieltz (WandaVision) talk about being part of the Marvel Cinematic Universe, filming tv/movies, their favourite stories from set, and answer audience questions.

Jett Klyne and Baylen Bielitz Signing
1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
Jett Klyne and Baylen Bielitz Signing
1:30 pm - 2:30 pm

Sherlock Holmes vs. Scooby Doo Improv Battle
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
New Vintage's Improvisers battle it out!
Sherlock Holmes vs. Scooby Doo Improv Battle
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
New Vintage's Improvisers battle it out!

Making it in Film/TV Panel
3:30 pm - 4:30 pm
With Roark Critchlow
Making it in Film/TV Panel
3:30 pm - 4:30 pm
With Roark Critchlow

Roark Critchlow (Days of Our Lives, Pretty Little Liars), talks about his experience working in the entertainment industry: how he made it, how he stayed in it, and how he’s living the dream here in the Okangan all these years later.

Cosplay Competition Final
4:30 pm - 6:00 pm
Compete or Support the Amazing Cosplayers!
Cosplay Competition Final
4:30 pm - 6:00 pm
Compete or Support the Amazing Cosplayers!

Creating Comics Panel
6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
with John Delaney and George Michail
Creating Comics Panel
6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
with John Delaney and George Michail

John Delaney (DC Comics, the Simpsons) and George Michail (Resilient, Cover of Darkness) talk about their time as comic artists. They will talk about their projects, give tips and tricks for artists looking to break in and answer your burning questions.

Located behind the Kelowna Community Theatre
Black Box Theatre
Black Box Theatre
Cake and Cookies for Breakfast
10:00 am - 11:00 am
Cake and Cookies for Breakfast
10:00 am - 11:00 am

Enjoy your favourite classic cartoons and enjoy cake and cookies for breakfast!

KFX Maid Cafe
11:30 am - 12:30 pm
KFX Maid Cafe
11:30 am - 12:30 pm

Star Wars Trivia
2:30 pm - 4:15 pm
with Tremendous Trivia
Star Wars Trivia
2:30 pm - 4:15 pm
with Tremendous Trivia

Do you know your wookies from your ewoks? Have you seen all the Star Wars films and have an opinion on the order they should be watched in? Show off your knowledge with Star Wars Trivia presented by the incredible Okanagan-based Tremendous Trivia. A little porg told me that there will be prizes for the top teams. You don’t want to miss this!

KFX Cosplay Winner Photoshoots
6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
KFX Cosplay Winner Photoshoots
6:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Cosplay winners gather for a fun photoshoot!

KFX Dance Party!
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
KFX Dance Party!
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Madhouse Tactics
10:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Live Band
Madhouse Tactics
10:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Live Band

Rock out with Madhouse Tactics!

Rotary Centre for the Arts
Rotary Centre for the Arts
New Vintage Theatre Studio
New Vintage Theatre Studio
Auditioning Tips
11:00 am - 12:00 pm
with local industry professionals
Auditioning Tips
11:00 am - 12:00 pm
with local industry professionals

Wanting to make the most of audition opportunities? Learn how to make an impression in the audition room!

Photos with Friends
12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Photos with Friends
12:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Take your own photos with your friends at the New Vintage Theatre Studio (Studio 100 at the RCA)

Harmony Honda Drawing and Painting Room
Harmony Honda Drawing and Painting Room
Mary Irwin Theatre
Mary Irwin Theatre
Mary Irwin Theatre
Spongebob the Musical
2:00 pm - 4:15 pm
This Showing Free for KFX Ticket Holders
Spongebob the Musical
2:00 pm - 4:15 pm
This Showing Free for KFX Ticket Holders

“It's the best day ever!” Experience the New Vintage Theatre production of the award-winning SpongeBob Musical. Based on the hit Nickelodeon series, watch Spongebob, Patrick, Squidward, Sandy, Mr. Krabs and the rest of your favourite Bikini Bottom residents as their beloved home faces total annihilation. Can an unlikely hero take center stage and save the day? With your KFX ticket you can attend the 2:00pm showing on Saturday July 16th for no extra cost!

Okanagan Regional Library
Okanagan Regional Library
ORL Downtown Library Activities
10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Free family fun!
ORL Downtown Library Activities
10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Free family fun!

10:00 AM - 5:00 PM: Pokémon Scavenger Hunt 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM: Green Screen Photos in Your Cosplay 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM: Design Your Own Superhero 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM: Oculus – Try out VR 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM: Quiet Space - Hang Out and Read

Table Top Gaming
11:00 am - 4:30 pm
Free!
Table Top Gaming
11:00 am - 4:30 pm
Free!

Free to play and learn to play! *Library activities are free!

KFX - Saturday July 16, 2022 (Subject to change)
Rotary Centre for the Arts

Sunday, July 17, 2022

KFX - Sunday July 17, 2022 (Subject to change)

10:00 am
10:30 am
11:00 am
11:30 am
12:00 pm
12:30 pm
1:00 pm
1:30 pm
2:00 pm
2:30 pm
3:00 pm
3:30 pm
4:00 pm
4:30 pm
5:00 pm
5:30 pm
6:00 pm
Delta Grand
Delta Grand
Twitch Streaming: Cory Hendricks
10:00 am - 11:00 am
Twitch Streaming: Cory Hendricks
10:00 am - 11:00 am

SuperHero Sightings-All Day
10:00 am - 12:00 pm
SuperHero Sightings-All Day
10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Empire Movie Memorabilia, ORL Experience, Xperience Kelowna VP, and 501st Legion Star Wars Characters
10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Empire Movie Memorabilia, ORL Experience, Xperience Kelowna VP, and 501st Legion Star Wars Characters
Empire Movie Memorabilia, ORL Experience, Xperience Kelowna VP, and 501st Legion Star Wars Characters
10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Empire Movie Memorabilia, ORL Experience, Xperience Kelowna VP, and 501st Legion Star Wars Characters

Empire Movie Memorabilia, ORL Experience, Xperience Kelowna VP, and 501st Legion Star Wars Characters

Vendors All Day
10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Vendors All Day
10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Omari Newton Signing
11:30 am - 1:00 pm
Omari Newton Signing
Omari Newton Signing
11:30 am - 1:00 pm
Omari Newton Signing

Omari Newton will sign autographs for fans.

Creating Cosplay Communities
1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
RWBY BC Cosplayers
Creating Cosplay Communities
1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
RWBY BC Cosplayers

Do you have a fandom you're passionate about? Do you wish you had others in that fandom to cosplay with? The members of the RWBY BC Cosplayers Group felt the same and so they built a community to do what they love together. Find out how they started their group and how you can create your own cosplay community.

KFX's Got Talent
3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
KFX's Got Talent
3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Rotary Centre for the Arts - Drawing and Painting Room
Rotary Centre for the Arts - Drawing and Painting Room
Salloum Room
Salloum Room
Making Social Media Your Career
10:30 am - 11:30 am
Featuring TikToker Ashleigh Aedan
Making Social Media Your Career
10:30 am - 11:30 am
Featuring TikToker Ashleigh Aedan

Ever wonder how those people on your social media feeds gained so many followers? Wonder how you can receive gifts from your favourite brands? How can you turn posting videos and pictures into a full time job? Ashleigh Aedan breaks down how she turned making fifteen second lipsync videos into a viable career.

Audio Dramas: Tell Your Story
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Presented by: Where the Leaves Fall Purple
Audio Dramas: Tell Your Story
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Presented by: Where the Leaves Fall Purple

Do you have a story you’ve created and always wanted to tell? Are you looking for a way to tell it? Have you ever thought of starting an audio drama? Find out how a group of local creatives brought to life a thrilling mystery all with one microphone, PVC pipe, moving blankets, and a makeshift recording studio in the basement of the show’s creator. Find us Where the Leaves Fall Purple.

Voice Acting Workshop
1:30 pm - 3:00 pm
With Omari Newton
Voice Acting Workshop
1:30 pm - 3:00 pm
With Omari Newton

When you watch an animated series or movies, it’s easy to forget that there are people behind the voices of your favourite character. That’s all thanks to incredible voice actors like Omari Newton! Omari is an award-winning professional actor, writer, director, and a senior instructor at The Vancouver Film School. His voice credits include Marvel’s Black Panther. Korvus in Netflix’s Dragon Prince, and Nate on Corner Gas Animated. Learn how to bring characters to life using only your voice with Omari!