Top thing to do this weekend! Northeast Ohio’s largest show!
Information and House-Keeping:
Date of Show – Sunday August 19th
Time: 10am to 5PM.
Location : Soccer Sportsplex 31515 Lorain Rd. ( Lorain and 480 & Lorain and Ohio Turnpike)
Adults : $7.00
Adult Cosplayer: $5.00
13 and under FREE
National and Local
Marc Sumerak – Writer
Super Heroes to Kids in Ohio
Rubber City Cosplay
Johnny K. Wu and T.R.A.C.E
Parking and Shuttle BUS!
option one: main lot parking and main lot grass parking( weather permitting)
option two: across the street at Factory ( weather permitting on grass, also be careful crossing the road.)
option three: along Industrial Parkway ( street to the left of the building. Parking is legal – do not block driveways)
option four: Parking at LCCC Ridge Campus Annex and ride the Air-conditioned shuttle bus directly to front door. ( LCCC is located just under the bridge at 480 right next to Panera Bread. ) drive under bridge and turn left at BP station and then left into LCCC parking lot. Shuttle Pick up is by American Flag Pole.
Annex lot is best option. Main lot fills up extremely fast.
Cosplay Contest: free to enter, adult and children categories. $250 in CASH prizes sponsored by El Carnicero. NOTE: no edged or sharp weapons/props. No realistic Guns. Any gun should have an orange safety tip. And Cosplay is not consent.( be nice) also be aware of surrounding and vendors.
Magic the Gathering Tournament hosted by Kidforce Collectibles and run by Joe Kiskis. Format and rules TBA
Special Make-A-Wish Ohio, Kentucky and Indiana raffe of Sideshow Collectible 1:4 scale Aquaman ( generously donated by Ground Zero Comics and Cards ) will run from 10am to 2pm at $1.00 an entry ( one free entry per adult PAID admission) All proceeds benefit MAKE-A-WISH!!!
see photo – $500 value
t-shirts available in powder blue and RED
$10.00 each sizes adult small to adult 2xl
all proceeds to benefit MAKE-A-WISH
finally thank you Halleen Kia for show sponsorship. their sponsorship makes advertising and signage happen. Halleen Kia
Neo ComicCon by the Numbers
28 comic book dealers with 51 tables of Silver age, Bronze age, Golden Age and current comics. Approximately 200,000 comics. Putting the Comic back into Comiccon or so other great tagline.
16 Toy dealer with vintage and new toys!
We have vendors with Funko Pops, Specialty T-shirts, Key-Chains, Armor, Jewelry, Legos, Crushed-Beads, Anime, Horror Magazines, Childrens Items, Coaster, Chocolate, Handmade figures and statues, magnets, photographs and costumes….. a ton more i probably forgot.
9 cosplay groups featuring Super-heroes, pop-culture, Star Wars, Star Trek, Ghostbusters, Doctor Who and More. 2 green screens and other back-drops for photo ops. Cosplay contest run by Knightmage and sponsored by El Carnicero. $250 in cash prizes! moe details to follow.
29 National and Local artists featuring original art, prints, sketches, autographs, great stories, books, comic books and more.
3 Panel discussions. TBA
Gaming Area featuring a Magic the Gathering Tournament run by Kidforce Collectibles.
Great affordable concessions provided by Soccer Sportsplex
a charity raffle featuring the amazing 1:4 Sideshow Collectible Aquaman donated by Ground Zero Comics and Cards $500 value.
the show benefits Make-A-Wish Ohio, Kentucky and Indiana
thank you to Halleen Kia for main sponsorship