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'Christmas Vacation,' 'Caddyshack' star coming to Denver

The director of "Spider-Man" and "Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness" is also headed to Colorado.

DENVER — Stars of "Christmas Vacation" and "X-Men: First Class" are joining Colorado's largest pop culture celebration.

Chevy Chase, James McAvoy and Sam Raimi have been announced as part of the celebrity guest lineup at Fan Expo Denver.

Fan Expo Denver runs from Friday, June 30, to Sunday, July 2, at the Colorado Convention Center in downtown Denver.

Chase, known for his roles in "Vacation," "Christmas Vacation," "Caddyshack" and "Community," will appear at the event on Saturday and Sunday.

"X-Men: First Class," "Split," and "Chronicles of Narnia" actor McAvoy is scheduled to be at the festival on Saturday.

Raimi, director of Hollywood films including "Spider-Man," "The Evil Dead" and "Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness," will appear Saturday and Sunday.

"After an incredible event in 2022, we are very excited to kick-off 2023’s Fan Expo Denver with such a strong lineup of popular celebrities," said Andrew Moyes, vice president of Fan Expo HQ. "Our Denver fans have proven to be huge supporters of pop culture conventions, and we can’t wait to bring the Fan Expo experience to everyone for the third year."

Tickets for Fan Expo Denver are on sale now.

Fan Expo Denver celebrity lineup

  • Christina Ricci, "The Addams Family"  
  • Vincent D'Onofrio, "Daredevil"
  • Charlie Cox, "Daredevil" 
  • Bonnie Wright, "Harry Potter"
  • Gates McFadden, "Star Trek,"
  • Leslie David Baker, "The Office,"
  • Hayden Christensen, "Star Wars"
  • Vivien Lyra Blair, "Obi-Wan Kenobi,"
  • Emily Swallow, "The Mandalorian"
  • Katie Sackhoff, "The Mandalorian"
  • Giancarlo Esposito, "The Mandalorian" 
  • Emily Bett Rickards, "Arrow"
  • Stephen Amell, "Arrow"
  • Steve Burns, "Blue's Clues"
  • Joseph Quinn, "Stranger Things" 
  • Grace Van Dien, "Stranger Things"
  • Jon Bernthal, "Walking Dead"
  • Gabriel Luna, "The Last of Us"
  • Neve Campbell, "Scream"
  • Skeet Ulrich, "Scream"
  • Matthew Lillard, "Scream"
  • Jamie Kennedy, "Scream"
  • Chevy Chase, "Vacation"
  • James McAvoy, "X-Men: First Class"
  • Sam Raimi, "Spider-Man"  



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