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Superman Celebration kicks off Friday

Metropolis, Superman

METROPOLIS (WSIL) -- It's a bird, it's a plane, no it's the annual Superman Celebration in Metropolis!

The annual gathering of Superman and comic book lovers kicks off Friday, July 30.

The celebration was canceled in March 2020 due to COVID-19 concerns.

MORE: Superman Celebration returning in 2021

The event includes autograph sessions with Nicholle Tom, K. Callan, Stacy Haiduk and Ilan Mitchell-Smith.

You can also meet Superman, visit the Oscar Meyer Weinermobile and the Lightning McQueen Car. There will be food, costume contests, trivia, parade, flag presentation of colors, a kickball game, Supergirl and Superboy pageant, and more!


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Kenzie Dillow

Kenzie Dillow is the Social Media and Digital Content Manager at News 3 WSIL. She joined the team in 2016 as a video editor, moved into a Producer role in 2017 and took over the SMDCM position in 2021. Kenzie graduated from SIU Carbondale in 2016 with a Bachelor’s in Sports Broadcasting and a minor in Advertising.

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