The convention center is "center stage" for cosplayers attending the 5-day SDCC.
It's not a true comics-cartoon/pop culture event without the beloved villain Darth Vader!
However, in the past few years, during the 5-day SDCC, the historic Gaslamp Quarter, which is across the street from the convention center, has also become popular with cosplayers.
Doug gets a "high five" on our way to the convention center.
(blog entries by Heidi Hutson