11th April 2013

80s Toys Expo This Weekend

mini-orbyFans of the 80s and toy collectors will be making their way to Mississauga this weekend for the 2013 Canadian 80s Toy Expo, which takes place this Sunday, April 14th at the Delta Meadowvale Hotel and Conference Centre, 6750 Mississauga Road. The expo features Canada’s largest dealer room of vendors selling 80s related merchandise and special guests Tito Santana and Larry Kenney.

The event features a huge selection of vintage 80s toys and all the latest releases from today such as He-Man and the Masters of the Universe (vintage and modern), Transformers (vintage and Japanese imports), Star Wars (new and vintage), GIJoe (vintage and modern), Super Heroes (Marvel Universe/Legends, DC Universe figures), Wrestling, Thundercats and hundreds of other Action Figure lines and collectibles.

Former WWF Superstar Tito Santana is scheduled to attend the 80s Toy Expo April 14th. Two-time WWF World Tag Team Champion, a two-time Intercontinental Champion, and now a WWE Hall of Famer, Santana will always be remembered as one of the most popular Wrestlers of his generation. He will be available all day for autographs and photos and a Q&A panel.

Larry Kenney the man best known for his voice work as Lion-O on the 1980s cartoon Thundercats will be a guest at the event as well. In recent years, he has reprised this role for ThunderCats references on the animated series Family Guy. He was also the voice of Bluegrass in SilverHawks, and voiced Claudus, Lion-O’s and Tygra’s Father in the 2011 Thundercats reboot. Mr. Kenney will be available all day for autographs and photos and a Q&A panel.

This entry was posted on Thursday, April 11th, 2013 at 7:00 am and is filed under Events, National News. You can follow any responses to this entry through the RSS 2.0 feed. You can leave a response, or trackback from your own site.
  1. Tami Quiring (@VillageGamer)
    12:01 am on April 11th, 2013

    .@80sToyExpo this weekend in Mississauga http://t.co/t0YVm5F9R4

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