The Kids’ Lab

The Kids’ Lab and All Ages Stage at FAN EXPO Denver is a place where kids, teens, and families can learn, play, and connect through comics, gaming, tv and film, and other pop culture.  Located on the main show floor, the Kids’ Lab:

  • PROVIDES hands-on opportunities for families and fans to engage with diverse pop culture-based media
  • HIGHLIGHTS the value of pop culture-based education in the 21st century
  • BRINGS TOGETHER a diverse mix of community partners, creators, and special guests throughout the weekend
  • OFFERS a one-of-a-kind opportunity to engage and make lasting memories with a uniquely passionate, diverse audience of thousands of families, educators, and kids at the event.

Now Seeking 2023 Kids’ Lab Partners!

Does your community organization or business focus on education, arts, or culture? Apply to join us in the Pop Culture Classroom Kids’ Lab at FAN EXPO Denver with your interactive learning experience.

Applications close March 31, 2023

Attractions from 2022

Each year, Pop Culture Classroom offers a full weekend of new, interactive experiences to inspire, educate, and connect our community in our Kids’ Lab at FAN EXPO Denver. Check out just some of the attractions from last year’s Kids’ Lab….

  • Writers, artists, and performers and how-to arts sessions from Pop Culture Classroom on the All Ages Stage. 
  • Make-a-Creature Arts and Crafts Zone.  
  • The mystery of the Alien Slime Lab!
  • Level 7 Games’ Playable Video Game Museum and Pokémon TCG demos throughout the weekend. 
  • Swallow Hill Music and their special music zone. 
  • The Butterfly Pavilion and Denver Downtown Aquarium’s live insect and marine life displays, plus, Dinosaur Ridge
  • APEX’s parkour course and dancing with The Colorado Ballet will get you moving.
Arts workshops and much more!

2022 Kids’ Lab Partners!