Now’s your chance to see some ‘Hunger Games’ memorabilia from the film – in person! Many costumes worn by the stars of The Hunger Games are set to be up for auction this fall at the New York Comic Con, but before that happens they will be part of a touring exhibit! So far Los Angeles, Seattle, Chicago and New York City are all confirmed stops on the tour, with more cities to be added. Check out more from Haxbee’s official press release below.
Haxbee, Inc. announces the Hunger Games Costumes Exhibit &Auction. The exhibit encompasses original screen-worn costumes worn by Jennifer Lawrence as “Katniss,” Josh Hutcherson as “Peeta,” Elizabeth Banks as “Effie,” Stanley Tucci as “Caesar,” Liam Hemsworth as “Gale,” Woody Harrelson as “Haymitch,” Lenny Kravtiz as “Cinna,” Donald Sutherland as “President Snow,” Wes Bentley as “Seneca,” and many, many more.
To kick off the tour, Haxbee and its subsidiary, Blacksparrow Auctions, will be providing a special sneak preview at The Hollywood Show in Los Angeles from January 11 to 13. The Hollywood Show, a popular movie and television memorabilia convention that features over a hundred celebrities at each of its four annual shows, will be held at the Westin Los Angeles Airport Hotel.
Following the Hollywood Show, the Hunger Games Costumes Exhibit will begin its tour and be seen at the following locations:
March 1-3 Emerald City Comicon, Seattle, WA
April 26-28 Chicago Comic & Entertainment Expo (C2E2), Chicago, IL
October 10-13 New York Comic Con, New York, NY
Additional dates and locations will be announced in the future. The exhibit winds up in New York City, where ReedPOP–the largest producer of pop culture events in the world—will host a live auction at New York Comic Con. Over 200+ costumes will be on the auction block. Interested bidders will be able to bid live in-person, by telephone, via absentee, and on the Internet as facilitated by iCollector. A print catalog will be available for purchase in April.
The entire press release can be found HERE. A huge thanks to our good friends at Welcome to District 12 for the heads up!