Metropolis, Home of Superman, holds a celebration the second weekend in June each year celebrating the 'Man of Steel.' A Superman Drama kicks off the weekend of contests, music, food and fun, as well as a comic book & artist show, fan films, street vendors, a carnival, costume contest and a Super Car Show. Celebrating all things Super! The schedule is filled with events for young and old.
The Metropolis Super Con is an annual pop-culture and superhero convention, at 715 Market Street, features free admission and coincides with the annual Superman Celebration.
According to the Metropolis Chamber of Commerce, the Superman Celebration is expected to draw 20,000-30,000 people.