• Wonder Woman

    To headline our Women Of Power series at the 2018 festival, we are honored to welcome Capital City Wonder Woman who will be making an appearance to meet and greet our guests as a beacon of inspiration for our city.

  • Zombie Walk

    Hungry for brains? The 9th Annual Downtown Lansing Zombie Walk invades the Capital City on Day-1 of the festival in support of the Greater Lansing Food Bank. Please check the Z-Walk Facebook page for more details.

  • Trick-or-Treating

    Kids 12 and under are invited to trick-or-treat at two dozen stations safely inside the Lansing Center. We’ll provide a map to the candy at the door, so come in costume and bring a bag to join in the fun.

  • 501st Legion

    Experience the Star Wars universe as many of your favorite characters roam the hall. Also visit their featured exhibit to see amazing fan-built costumes and props on display. Charity donations are appreciated.

  • K.I.T.T.

    Fans of the 80s tv show Knight Rider can get a photo with a custom built replica of K.I.T.T. by Lansing resident Aaron Aikman which will be the centerpiece of the show along with a huge inflatable haunted house.

  • Monsters Inc Scare Floor

    Giant costume maker Squirrels Creations will be showing off their hand-built Mike, Sully, Boo and more characters from Monsters Inc for an amazing photo-op from the Scare Floor. And be sure to catch the Minion Avengers on the loose during the event.

  • Ghostbusters

    Hang out with members of the Great Lakes Ghostbuster Coalition for slime-making demos, the Stay Puft Marshmallow Man and enough proton packs to take care of any spook, spectre or ghost.

  • Batwoman

    Bombshell Batwoman joins our Women Of Power series of special guests as she leads the crime fighters from Gotham City and battles arch enemies including Harley Quinn, Cat Woman and Poison Ivy from The League of Enchantment.

  • Frost Dragon

    A giant 20 foot long mechanical dragon puppet named “Frosty” (from the Skyrim video game) will be one of the mind blowing, hand made Halloween props and costumes on display by the Grand Rapids based family from House of 1,000 Glue Sticks.

  • Mystery Machine

    Zoinks! Your gang can get photos with a replica of the famous cartoon van lovingly built by our crew. The Michigan Mystery Machine will be located at the entrance of the exhibit hall along with a huge inflatable Scooby Doo.

  • Mad Scientist Laboratory

    Science, technology, engineering, math and the art of design (known as STEAM) is showcased with a ghoulish twist with interactive exhibits hosted by the Lansing Makers Network, ITEC LansingREACH Studio Art Center and more.

  • Iron Man Armor

    Tony Stark created the Mark 46 when he suited up in Captain America: Civil War, and a meticulously hand crafted version will be on display in its full glory thanks to The League of Enchantment.

  • Haunted House

    Local haunt enthusiasts including The Monster Monastery and Nightmare on Belknap Street come together to create a frightfully fun walk-through featuring a full sized facade built by prop builder Jim Snellenberger.

  • DJ Joker

    JAMMIN’ DJs spins your favorite spooky hits from the main stage and MCs all the non-stop entertainment including performances by guest musicians, dancing troops, theatre groups and special presenters.

  • Princess Moana

    Meet Princess Moana as she makes an appearance as one of our Women Of Power guests along with many more of her friends from The League of Enchantment on their mission to make a difference in the world.

  • Costume Contests

    Here’s your chance to walk our stage in your awesome homemade creation for a prize package valued at over $100 awarded to Best Adult, Runner-up Adult and Best Kid Costume. Register at the Capital City Comic Con booth.

  • Ecto-1

    With lights flashing, siren blaring and an unlicensed nuclear reactor on top, this new ghost busting vehicle from the latest reboot film was specially built for our event. Who you gonna call?

  • Hero Shield

    A replica of Captain America’s mighty shield will be on display thanks to Aspiring Games Foundation. You’ll learn more about manufacturing as you see how it was machined locally, and you can even make your own hero shield to take home.

  • Supergirl

    Our Women Of Power series of guests continues with an appearance by Supergirl from The League of Enchantment who will be stopping by to take pictures with you and save the day.

  • Steampunk

    With the esthetic of yesteryear and tech of tomorrow, Capital Steam (Lansing’s premier voice for the Mid-Michigan steampunk subculture) brandish their stunning costumes and props "from sprockets to rockets."

  • 1940s Batmobile

    Featuring a battering ram bat head on front and huge bat tail fin in the rear, we explore the history of the Batmobile with this retro replica crime-fighting vehicle created by our crew as the perfect backdrop to get your photo with Bombshell Batwoman.

  • Beetlejuice

    Say his name three times, and then watch out as the mischievous Michigan Beetlejuice wreaks havoc all throughout the festival with his crazy antics. It’s SHOWTIME!

  • Batman

    As the bat signal shines above, anti-bullying champion Lansing Batman is called into action with Red Hood and Night Wing in an epic battle to save our city against supervillians Bane, Two Face, Joker and more from The League of Enchantment.

  • Magic

    Master illusionist Ty Lee, also known as the Urban Legend, will perform a variety of tricks and slight-of-hand that will astound and amaze fans of all ages with close-up shows and a special appearance on our main stage.

  • Jurassic Terror

    In a scene right out of a blockbuster movie, see the 20 foot tall T-Rex bearing down on an unsuspecting tour vehicle in this original display custom built by our staff. There's also an animatronic baby triceratops for kiddie photos.

  • Face Painting*

    Talented face painters and artists will be on-hand to transform your look and get you in the Halloween spirit while demonstrating techniques in special effects makeup.

  • Vendors*

    A unique line-up of Halloween-themed makers, crafters and inventors will be showing off their wares along with many local artists (such as Scream Prints) with galleries of creative works on display.

Attractions may change without notice. *Additional fees may apply.