L to R, Caitlin Duree, Devan Duree and Liz McWhorter walk through a group of fans after walking on the Cosplay Red Carpet during the FAN EXPO Dallas at Kay Bailey Hutchison Convention Center in Dallas, Saturday, April 7, 2018. (Jae S. Lee/The Dallas Morning News)

L to R, Caitlin Duree, Devan Duree and Liz McWhorter walk through a group of fans after walking on the Cosplay Red Carpet during the FAN EXPO Dallas at Kay Bailey Hutchison Convention Center in Dallas, Saturday, April 7, 2018. (Jae S. Lee/The Dallas Morning News)

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A lot of people attend Fan Expo Dallas every year -- and for a lot of different reasons. Some fight the crowds in the giant expo hall to buy cool merch or hunt down comics that are missing from their collection. Some brave long lines to see their favorite celebrities in person. Others come for events like speed dating or fandom meetups.

But one of the biggest, best parts of any good pop culture convention is the cosplay.  If you missed out on 2018's event, which took place at the Kay Bailey Hutchison Convention Center April 6-8, here's a look at the costume-studded red carpet.

Need to see how they looked in motion? We've got you covered there, too.

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