Expo Lucha, the world’s largest lucha libre convention, and the only one held outside of Mexico, brings its one-of-a-kind fan experience to the legendary 2300 Arena in Philadelphia June 11-12, 2022. The weekend’s festivities include two stacked lineups of lucha stars and legends plus a bonus showcase show featuring some of the best up and coming talent from across the U.S. along with two days filled with meet & greet opportunities, panels, contests and more.
Highlights of 2019‘s Expo Lucha: San Diego can be viewed here:
Limited VIP packages which include a ringside seat for both live events and 10 autographs & photo ops during the convention are available at ExpoLucha.com.
Talent announced for Expo Lucha: Philadelphia thus far includes:
- Super Crazy
- Dragon Lee w/ a special appearance by Dralistico
- Laredo Kid
- Ultimo Dragon
- Lince Dorado
- Tinieblas Jr. & Alushe
- Pirata Morgan
- El Solar
- Black Taurus
- Reina Dorada
- Lady Maravilla
- Damian 666
- Mr. Iguana
- Super Astro Jr.
- Solar Jr.
- Gringo Loco
- Astrolux (Drago Boy)
- Ultimo Ant (fka Green Ant)
- Air Show (fka Xyberhawx)
New Talent Announcements:
- In action & at the convention both days –
Lucha Libre AAA Trios Champion – Sam Adonis
- Appearing at the convention only –
Lucha Libre AAA’s Dralistico – Saturday only
Jesus Rodriguez (fka WWE’s Ricardo Rodriguez) – both days
Now Announced – FIRST TIME EVER MATCH
Sunday, June 12
Psychosis vs. Lince Dorado
Additionally, fans attending the convention on Saturday during the day will get to see the Viva La Lucha showcase featuring matches from some of the best independent lucha promotions in the U.S. including:
California‘s Pro Wrestling Revolution: El Cucuy vs. Viento
Texas’s Full Blown Pro Wrestling: ASF & Decimus vs. Studstache & Rob Love
Local Pennsylvania Favorites – LehighValley Athletic Club: Atomicos 4 vs. 4 action!
VIP Platinum & Gold package holders will be able to sit in their reserved Ringside seat for this showcase. All other Expo attendees will be able to enjoy this event standing room only with their Saturday Expo Pass.
BUT WAIT, THERE’S A WHOLE LOT MORE TO EXPERIENCE AT EXPO LUCHA!
Panels on Saturday June 11th
- The Past, Present & Future of Lucha Libre Toys with Boss Fight Studio & Roy Lucier
- The History of Lucha Libre In ECW and the Lasting Influence
WWE 2K22 Video Game Challenge
Thanks to our friends at 2K, YOU can play one of our luchadores head-to-head on Saturday, June 11th.
Beat a luchador and you qualify for the winners tournament on Sunday, June 12th where the ultimate winner will receive not only bragging rights, but take home their own copy of WWE 2K and other 2K prizes!
That also means thanks to the game’s awesome Create A Wrestler customization, we can finally have Rey Mysterio vs. Psychosis in the ECW Arena again! (At least in video game form)
For more details on the panels and other convention activities check out ExpoLucha.com/schedule.
Stay tuned to Expo Lucha social media for more match announcements as we count down the days!
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