Santa Clara ToyXpo Comic and Fan Experience (August 2018)

Convention Name
Santa Clara ToyXpo Comic and Fan Experience
Convention Website Address
http://www.bayareatoyexpo.com
This convention will take place:
  • over multiple days.
Start Date (Format mm/dd/yyyy)
08/24/2018
End Date (Format mm/dd/yyyy)
08/26/2018
About This Convention
A true fan experience with emphasis on comics, toys and culture. Over 100 vendors, celebrity guests from Stranger Things, Marvel, Heman and more will invade the Santa Clara Convention Center. Panels, World Series of Cosplay, Free giveaways, Custom Toy Contest, Garbage Pail Kid Con and more!
Venue Name and Address
Santa Clara Convention Center
5001 Great America Pkwy
Santa Clara, California 95054
United States
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Number of Dealer/Exhibitor Tables
200
Projected Attendance
10,000
Please select the Category that best describes the convention
Comic Books
Additional Categories
  • Anime
Guests
Noah Schnapp Stranger Things, Cara Buono Stranger Things, Mark Steger Stranger Things, Sean Schemell Dragonball Z, Crispin Freeman Overwatch

Rose City Comic Con 2018 Announces Animebashi

Press Release:

Rose City Comic Con is excited to reveal Animebashi powered by Tokyo Otaku Mode, a new hub of anime guests and activities at RCCC 2018!

Happening all three days of Rose City, you can experience all of Animebashi with just your Rose City badge, and its guests and features include voice actors Max Mittelman, Lex Lang, Ray Chase, Robbie Daymond, and Sandy Fox and the official Pacific Northwest stop on the Dragon Ball North America Tour!

More information can be found at our new Animebashi page on the Rose City Comic Con website!

We still have several more celebrity, anime, voice actor, and comics guests to announce over the coming weeks, so stay tuned to our social media channels to get the latest news.

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For further details, please visit the Rose City Comic Con website: www.rosecitycomiccon.com

ON – It’s Your Universe Signing

Author and voice of Ahsoka Tano Ashley Eckstein appears at Hot Topic in Eaton Center to sign It’s Your Universe on Monday, June 4, 2018 from 2:00 – 4:00 PM!

About IT’S YOUR UNIVERSE:

Ashley Eckstein grew up inspired by all things Disney. She launched Her Universe, an apparel company catering to fan girls, which has become a preferred partner for Disney and their girl power initiative.

In IT’S YOUR UNIVERSE, Ashley shares her own life lessons, as well as lessons from iconic Disney characters, as a way to inspire girls to create big dreams and work to make them a reality.

Ashley tells her story of being a little girl dreaming of being on a Disney stage, voicing the first female Jedi, Ahsoka Tano, and starting Her Universe, a blockbuster clothing line and community for fangirls.

With prompts for journal entries and quotes from iconic Disney characters, Ashley shows how princesses, Jedi, and superheroes were great role models for choosing her own path.

Water Gap Comic Con (June 2018)

Convention Name
Water Gap Comic Con
Convention Website Address
http://www.jerseyshorecomicbookshow.com
This convention will take place:
  • for one day only.
Date (Format mm/dd/yyyy)
06/10/2018
About This Convention
We’ll be returning once again to the Pocono region with another great show. Join us on Sunday, June 10th from 10am to 4pm at the Mt. Bethel Fire Company, 2341 N. Delaware (route 611) Ave, Mt. Bethel, PA for another fun filled day of Comics and Super Heroes.
Appearing will be *Star* Guest, WWF star and Actor, Gene Snitsky as well as artists, writers and creators of comics and independent works. Also on hand will be vendors and crafters with Golden Age, Silver Age and Bronze Age Comics for sale, as well as Anime, Non-Sport Cards, Toys, Action Figures, T-Shirts, Jewelry, Hand Crafted trinket boxes, Collectibles and so much more!!!
We’ll have Cosplay groups dressed as your favorite super heroes too!TABLES STILL AVAILABLE!! Vendors, Artists and Crafters. Please contact Dan or Mary at 609 242-7756 OR visit our website: jerseyshorecomicbookshow.com
Venue Name and Address
Mt. Bethel Fire Company
2341 N. Delaware Ave (route 611 South)
Mt. Bethel, PA 18343
United States
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Number of Dealer/Exhibitor Tables
50
Projected Attendance
300
Please select the Category that best describes the convention
Comic Books
Additional Categories
  • Anime
  • Collectibles
Guests
WWF/Actor Gene Snitsky, Emma Burgess, Gianna Boy Vee, Philadelphia Avengers

Water Gap

Spooky Empire Announces Its First Guest of Many to come for its Sweet Sixteen

SPOOKY EMPIRE ANNOUNCES ITS FIRST GUEST OF MANY TO COME FOR ITS SWEET SIXTEEN

ORLANDO – Spooky Empire, the company that hosts one of the most coveted and recognizable thriller conventions in the nation, announces its first guest of the season, actor David Duchovny, most recognized for his leading role on FOX’s hit TV series and later movie theater sensation, The X-Files. Duchovny is also known for his role as Hank Moody on Showtime’s Emmy and Golden Globe award-wining series Californication. This year’s convention will celebrate its sweet sixteen on October 26 – 28, 2018 at its new host hotel, Caribe Royale Orlando Resort. Duchovny will make a one-day appearance on Saturday, October 27th, which will mark his first and only Florida appearance.

Caribe Royale Orlando is a resort-style hotel that lives up to its name. The property entrance is grand with a Caribbean-like landscape and has been designed in a way to minimize the distance that guests have to walk. Accommodations available for guests are suites or villas with plush bedding, spacious quarters and wireless internet. The most attractive amenity is its waterfall swimming pool featuring a 75-foot waterslide and two whirlpools.

As a bonus to the Spooky Empire family, doors will open earlier again this year on Friday, October 26 at 1 p.m. to begin the weekend-long festivities. The weekend will feature an array of activities including a tattoo festival, film festival, celebrity autographs, Kid’s Zone, costume and cosplay contest, huge exhibitor room, live music, performances, Q & A’s with artists, authors and filmmakers, seminars, among many other activities.

All advance tickets, now on sale, are discounted. Prices increase after October 7th and at the door. In advance, three-day passes are $60, one day passes on Friday and Sunday are $30, and one day passes on Saturday $35. Limited VIP Packages are available for $225 and include early entry to all three days, raffles, T-shirts, autograph line fast-pass, exclusive VIP party access on Saturday night with guest celebrities in attendance. A special package for David Duchovny will be announced soon. Tickets for children under ten years old are free.

Rooms are available at Caribe Royale Orlando Resort for a discounted price of $135 per night. Rooms can be reserved online or by calling 1-407-238-8000. Mention ‘Spooky Empire’ for special rate.

For more information regarding the schedule and to purchase tickets, visit www.spookyempire.com. Stay tuned as more activities, special guests, celebrities and more will be announced in the coming weeks.

For more information about Spooky Empire, visit spookyempire.com. Follow them on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram (@SpookyEmpire).

About Spooky Empire
Founded in 2003, Spooky Empire’s Fall Convention has grown to become one of the largest thriller conventions and the dark side of comic con in the nation with attendance increasing each year. Designed to be THE ultimate weekend for thriller fans of all ages, the event allows guests to meet and mingle with their favorite movie and TV stars, buy amazing collectibles from hundreds of vendors and artists, see new and emerging films as well as old favorites, get tattooed by some of the best artists in the world, and take part in one of the largest Zombie Walks in the country. In May 2011, Spooky Empire introduced their Spring Convention mid-season to provide fans with even more fun in anticipation of their Fall Convention. Spooky Empire’s ultimate goal is to provide memorable events for fans to return to each year, a place where they can congregate with thousands of other people with the same interests. For more information, visit www.spookyempire.com.

Spooky Empire Media Contacts:

Juliana Gutierrez, JWI PR | +1 305-991-4259 | juliana@jwipr.com

Jessica Wade Pfeffer, JWI PR| +1 305-804-8424 | jessica@jwipr.com

UT – An Evening with Neil Gaiman

Press Release:

Live at the Eccles presents Neil Gaiman on Saturday, November 17, 2018 at the Eccles Theater on Main Street in downtown Salt Lake City. ArtTix is the official source for tickets for Live at the Eccles events.

Neil Gaiman is the #1 New York Times bestselling author of more than twenty books, and he has been honored with numerous awards around the world. Altogether, he has received 4 Hugos, 2 Nebulas, 1 World Fantasy Award, 4 Bram Stoker Awards, 6 Locus Awards, 2 British SF Awards, 1 British Fantasy Award, 3 Geffens, 1 International Horror Guild Award, 2 Mythopoeic Awards, and 15 Eisner Awards.

Gaiman’s bestselling contemporary fantasy novel, American Gods, took the Hugo, Nebula, Bram Stoker, and Locus awards—as did his bestselling young adult story, Coraline. Another children’s novel, The Graveyard Book, is the only work to win both the Newbery (US) and Carnegie (UK) Medals – awarded by librarians for the most prestigious contribution to children’s literature.

Gaiman’s groundbreaking Sandman comics, which has garnered a large number of accolades including nine Eisner Awards, was described by Stephen King as having turned graphic novels into “art.” Hailed by the Los Angeles Times as the greatest epic in the history of the form, an issue of Sandman was the first comic book to receive literary recognition, the World Fantasy Award for Best Short Story.

Two of Gaiman’s speeches have gone viral. One of them, “Make Good Art,” an inspiring commencement address from 2012, , received 1.5 million views (Vimeo and YouTube), and proved so popular it was released as a book illustrated and designed by Chip Kidd.

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Eccles Theater
131 S Main St, Salt Lake City, UT 84111
(801) 355-2787

NJ – The Princess Bride: An Inconceivable Evening with Cary Elwes

Actor Cary Elwes appears at the Paramount Theatre on Saturday, June 16th at 7:30 PM for a screening and Q&A!

Known for playing Westley in Rob Reiner’s iconic The Princess Bride, Cary Elwes has enjoyed a successful career in film and has most recently taken on the role of author. His memoir, As You Wish: Inconceivable Tales from the Making of The Princess Bride, became a New York Times Bestseller.

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Paramount Theatre
1300 Ocean Ave, Asbury Park, NJ 07712
(732) 897-6500

PA – The Princess Bride: An Inconceivable Evening with Cary Elwes

Actor Cary Elwes appears at the Merriam Theater on Friday, June 15th at 8:00 PM!

In this highly-anticipated event, fans of The Princess Bride will join the heroic Westley (actor Cary Elwes) in a behind-the-scenes look at life on and off the set of the classic film. After a screening of the iconic film, Elwes will engage in a moderated discussion on classic scenes, revealing never before shared secrets and tales of inconceivable antics! Journey back to the lands of Florin and Guilder; filled with adventure, romance and intrigue (and let’s not forget Rodents of Unusual Size!).

Known for playing Westley in Rob Reiner’s iconic The Princess Bride, Cary Elwes has enjoyed a successful career in film and has most recently taken on the role of author. His memoir, As You Wish: Inconceivable Tales from the Making of The Princess Bride, became a New York Times Bestseller.

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Merriam Theater
250 S Broad St, Philadelphia, PA 19102
(215) 732-5446

Rob Schneider added to Fan Expo Boston

Please welcome Saturday Night Live alum, stand up comedian and actor (Deuce Bigalow, The Hot Chick) Rob Schneider to FAN EXPO Boston!

Get your tickets today & meet this comedy icon in person: http://bostoncomiccon.com/tickets/

BUUUDDDYYY!

We are VERY excited to announce that PAULY SHORE will be will be making his FIRST MONSTER-MANIA CON appearance with us at MONSTER-MANIA CON 40 the weekend of AUGUST 17-19th in Cherry Hill, NJ!

PAULY first gained stardom with his hit MTV show TOTALLY PAULY in 1990. The show lasted for four seasons and helped launch his film career to the public eye. PAULY wrote and starred in an HBO comedy special PAULY DOES DALLAS that furthered his career as his work in films gained popularity. PAULY played the role of STONEY BROWN in 1992’s popular ENCINCO MAN, which also starred both Sean Astin and Brendan Fraser.

The next year PAULY starred in the role of CRAWL in 1993’s SON IN LAW. PAULY then starred in 1994’s IN THE ARMY NOW, 1995’s JURY DUTY and his personal favorite 1996’s BIO-DOME in the role of BUD MACINSTOSH. PAULY also starred in 2003’s PAULY SHORE IS DEAD.

Other projects PAULY has been involved in include ENTOURAGE, ALONE TOGETHER, ADOPTED and many others. PAULY continues to do standup comedy across the country.

Please join us in welcoming PAULY SHORE to his FIRST appearance at MONSTER-MANIA CON 40 in Cherry Hill, NJ!

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For tickets be sure to visit our website at www.monstermania.net

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