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Can you tell me how to get to see Big Bird? With Jimmy Fallon and at Pittsburgh Comicon!

Written by Sharon Eberson on .

2013SpinneyBigBirdOscarStarting tomorrow there will be a couple of big yellow birds in town, one rolling down the river and another in the person of the great Carroll Spinney, who has portrayed Big Bird on "Sesame Street" for more than 40 years and also voices Oscar the Grouch.

He'll be at Pittsburgh Comicon at the Monroeville Convention Center for all three days, sketching and signing autographs, and hold a Q&A moderated by the ToonSeum's Joe Wos on Sunday.

This is a rare convention appearance for Mr. Spinney, who in 2011 had an exhibition of his paintings at the ToonSeum.

Here's the gang from the "Street" with "Late Night's" Jimmy Fallon and the Roots, reminding us all how to get to Sesame Street:

 

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