New York Comic Con 2016 sold out in just under an hour this year, and it left a bunch of fans upset that they weren’t able to attend. But have no fear, there’s another convention coming up on the east coast that still has tickets available.
Whether you made it to NYCC last month, or you just need more conventions in your life, New Jersey Comic Expo is for you. New Jersey Comic Expo is an annual event held at the New Jersey Convention and Exposition Center that is a celebration of comic books and pop culture. It showcases the works of writers, artists, illustrators and creators of all types of pop culture. They have a broad range of entertaining and educational programs, guest signings and meet & greet sessions with celebrities.
Celebrity guests scheduled to appear at this year’s show include Randy Havens and Catherine Dyer of the Netflix series, Stranger Things, along with The Walking Dead’s Steve Coulter, Major Dodson, and Lew Temple. On the comics side is Marvel Super Star Mark Bagley, Leaving Megalopolis co-creator Jim Calafiore, Marvel writer Joe Caramagna, Marvel and DC artist David Finch, Writer/producer Jeff King, Marvel Inker Mark Morales, DC artist Rags Morales, Deadpool co-creator Fabian Nicieza, comic book writer and educator Buddy Scalera, Archie artist Jeffrey Schultz, and many more.
Attendees can also register to participate in the NJCE Cosplay Contest, featuring celebrity cosplay guests Ashley Chantilly, international cosplay personality Ivy Doomkitty, SuicideGirl Lua Suicide, returning guest Vegas Powergirl, Victoria C, Yuffie Bunny, and more.
You can purchase your tickets here for the New Jersey Comic Expo at the New Jersey Expo Center in Edison, NJ on November 19 and 20. The weekend pass is only $50, and kids 10 and under are FREE all weekend.