Convention Scene » Collectibles http://www.conventionscene.com Where Fans Gather for the Latest Convention News and Schedules Thu, 28 May 2015 13:34:38 +0000 en-US hourly 1 http://wordpress.org/?v=4.2.2 ToyConNJ (August and November 2015) http://www.conventionscene.com/2015/05/27/toyconnj-august-and-november-2015/ http://www.conventionscene.com/2015/05/27/toyconnj-august-and-november-2015/#comments Wed, 27 May 2015 15:11:28 +0000 http://www.conventionscene.com/?p=63440 Event Details:

ToyConNJ 2015

Convention ToyConNJ
Convention Website Address http://www.toyconnj.com
Dates 2015 Schedule:            8/29 & 30                  11/14 & 15
Venue Name Police Athletic League
Venue Address 33 Baldwin Rd
Parsippany  NJ 07057
United States
Number of Dealer/Exhibitor Tables 175+
What category best describes your convention? Collectibles
What other categories might be appropriate for your convention? – Comic Books

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River City Comic Expo (August 2015) http://www.conventionscene.com/2015/05/26/river-city-comic-expo-august-2015/ http://www.conventionscene.com/2015/05/26/river-city-comic-expo-august-2015/#comments Tue, 26 May 2015 19:30:37 +0000 http://www.conventionscene.com/?p=63402 Event Details:

River City

Convention Name
River City Comic Expo
Convention Website Address
http://rivercitycomicexpo.com/
This convention will take place:
  • for one day only.
Date (Format mm/dd/yyyy)
08/29/2015
About This Convention
The River City Comic Expo is a comic book convention located in Little Rock, Arkansas. RCCE was founded in 2011 to fill the void of a comic convention presence in Arkansas. We offer a large selection of comic books, toys, cosplay, art and more, River City Comic Expo is the perfect place to meet your favorite comic creators, dress up as your favorite hero (or villain) and nerd out.
Venue Name and Address
Statehouse Convention Center
101 East Markham Street
Little Rock, arkansas 72201
United States
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Number of Dealer/Exhibitor Tables
200
Projected Attendance
3,000
Please select the Category that best describes the convention
Comic Books
Additional Categories
  • Anime
  • Science Fiction and Fantasy
  • Collectibles
Guests
Gail Simone, Bob Mcleod, Michael Golden, Renee Witterstaetter, Robbi Rodriguez, John Lucas, Mitch Breitweiser, Bettie Breitweiser

River City Comic Expo

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Atomicon Comics Expo XXXII (May 2015) http://www.conventionscene.com/2015/05/26/atomicon-comics-expo-xxxii-may-2015/ http://www.conventionscene.com/2015/05/26/atomicon-comics-expo-xxxii-may-2015/#comments Tue, 26 May 2015 19:20:14 +0000 http://www.conventionscene.com/?p=63418 Event Details:

We’ll be distributing “Gotham City Tax Refunds” at Atomicon Comics Expo XXXII on Sunday, May 31, 2015, to be held from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Holiday Inn in Manahawkin, NJ (Exit 63 off of the Garden State Parkway)!

*LOW Admission Price of Just $2 for Adults and Teens means YOU have MORE to SPEND on TENS of THOUSANDS of COMICS (Golden Age to Present), DVDs, Action Figures, Toys, and dozens of other Comics Collectibles!

*Free, Free, FREE!: FREE Admission for Kids 12-and-Under, FREE Parking for Con attendees in the hotel parking lot, FREE Comics for the First 100 Patrons!

*Garrulous Guest CREATORS in attendance!: See Comics Creators in ACTION: signing autographs, greeting fans, doing sketches, selling original art and publications available nowhere else! Comico Artists MIKE LEEKE and CHRIS KALNICK will be on hand, showcasing their latest wares (along with DC Artist BOB PETRECCA) filling in the gaps re: Comics History! Meet and greet Comicdom’s Elite!

*Dandy DOOR PRIZES: Every hour, on the hour, starting at 11 a.m., we’ll be awarding lucky recipients “Gotham City Tax Refunds” which can be “cashed” day-of-show anywhere in the Dealers Room on the items you REALLY want! Don’t MISS this latest, greatest Give-Away…available ONLY at Atomicon!

*Easy ACCESS: take the Garden State Parkway or Route 9 (north-south) to get to Rt. 72 (east-west). The 6-story Holiday Inn towers over the junction of Rts. 72 and 9. No car? No problem! Take the Rt.9 Bus (Atlantic City/Lakewood line) and get off at Rt. 72. We’re 10 minutes from the beach and 30 min. from Atlantic City!

*Since 1998, Atomicon, the NJ Shore’s LONGEST-RUNNING Comic Book Show, has stood for Always Affordable Family Entertainment…and a MegaTON of Comic FUN!
Start the Summer off with a BANG and partake of a NJ Shore TRADITION: the ONE…the ONLY…the ORIGINAL…ATOMICON! Be THERE…or Be a Total SQUARE!! – S.P.P. Promotion Team

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It’s A Toy Show (May 2015) http://www.conventionscene.com/2015/05/13/its-a-toy-show-may-2015/ http://www.conventionscene.com/2015/05/13/its-a-toy-show-may-2015/#comments Wed, 13 May 2015 15:05:33 +0000 http://www.conventionscene.com/?p=63166 Event Details:

Toyshows.org Logo

Convention Name
It’s A Toy Show
Convention Website Address
http://www.toyshows.org
This convention will take place:
  • for one day only.
Date (Format mm/dd/yyyy)
05/30/2015
Venue Name and Address
It’s A Toy Store
1256 Harding Hwy
Richland, NJ 08350
United States
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Number of Dealer/Exhibitor Tables
75
Projected Attendance
500
Please select the Category that best describes the convention
Other
Additional Categories
  • Anime
  • Comic Books
  • Gaming
  • Horror
  • Science Fiction and Fantasy
  • Collectibles
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Pensacola Comic Convention™ (August 2015) http://www.conventionscene.com/2015/05/13/pensacola-comic-convention-august-2015/ http://www.conventionscene.com/2015/05/13/pensacola-comic-convention-august-2015/#comments Wed, 13 May 2015 14:46:43 +0000 http://www.conventionscene.com/?p=63086 Event Details:

Pensacola Comic Convention

Convention Name
Pensacola Comic Convention™
Convention Website Address
http://www.pensacolacomiccon.com
This convention will take place:
  • over multiple days.
Start Date (Format mm/dd/yyyy)
08/08/2015
End Date (Format mm/dd/yyyy)
08/09/2015
About This Convention
August 8 and 9, 2015 Come enjoy out of this world fun at a Pensacola Comic Convention for Fans of Science Fiction, Horror, Fantasy, Gaming, Anime, Costuming, Fandom, Indie Films, Artists, Celebrity Guests, Comic Books, Video Gaming, Pop Culture, Voice Actors, Renaissance, Cosplay, Steampunk, Theater, Performing, Writers, Literature, Publishing, Arts, Mystery, Crafts, Collecting, Model Construction, Film Making, Paranormal, Vendors, Reality TV, and more! We will offer celebrity meet and greets, discussion panels, workshops, screenings, demonstrations, events, gaming, costume contests, tournaments, and competitions. A portion of the proceeds will benefit the Arc Gateway, EscaRosa Coalition On the Homeless, Inc., Making Stride with Breast Cancer, The Ronald McDonald House, and various local charities. Tickets start at $10. Children 7 and under are free.

Guests Includes: Randy Couture – MMA/UFC LEGEND – UFC Hall Of Fame, Two Time UFC World Heavyweight Champion. The Scorpion King Rise Of A Warrior, The Expendables I,2,3 and 4. Stretch, Redbelt, 3 Geezers, Ambushed. OZ; Lori Petty Orange is the New Black, A League of their Own, Tank Girl; Karyn Parsons Fresh Prince of Belair, Major Payne, The Ladies Man; Jennifer Rhodes Charmed; Wilmer Calderon Agents of Shield, Fast and the Furious; Greg Cipes Beast Boy, Teen Titans, Ben 10, W.I.T.C.H., Super Robot Monkey Team Hyperforce Go, Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, The Wild ; Christopher Atkins The Blue Lagoon; Michael Copon Power Rangers, Beyond the Break, One True Hill; Hilary Shepard, Diva Tox Power Ranger, Star Trek; Michael Jai White Spawn, Black Dynamite, Why Did I Get Married; Austin Idol , Universal Heartthrob, WWF; Rick Worthy Supernatural ,Star Trek; Larry D. Wilcox CHIPS; Sir Mix-A-Lot ; Scott Tepperman Ghost Hunter International, The Hospital, Camp Massacre ; Jim Orear The Hospital, Camp Massacre; Jim Tavaré Harry Potter; Hurricane Helms WWE; Bobby Campo The Final Destination, Being Human; RCSixtyfour Cosplay Model; Sandra Taylor Under Siege 2, Batman & Robin; Heidi Jo Cosplay Model; Jerrad Vunovich Walking Dead, Hunger Games, American Horror Story; Shadow Clone Geek Rapper; Parjai Squad of the Florida, Eric Dupre` Underground FX Lab, LaVonne French 501st Legion; Parjai Squad of the Florida and more.

Pensacola Fair Grounds Expo Hall
6655 Mobile Hwy Pensacola, FL 32526
Phone: (850) 941 4321
Cost: $10 (Children 7 and under are free.)
Website: http://www.pensacolacomiccon.com

Venue Name and Address
Pensacola Interstate Fair Grounds
6655 Mobile Hwy
Pensacola, Florida 32526
United States
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Number of Dealer/Exhibitor Tables
200
Projected Attendance
7000
Please select the Category that best describes the convention
Anime
Additional Categories
  • Book Festival
  • Comic Books
  • Gaming
  • Horror
  • Science Fiction and Fantasy
  • Sports
  • Collectibles
Guests
Randy Couture – MMA/UFC LEGEND – UFC Hall Of Fame, Two Time UFC World Heavyweight Champion. The Scorpion King Rise Of A Warrior, The Expendables I,2,3 and 4. Stretch, Redbelt, 3 Geezers, Ambushed. OZ; Lori Petty Orange is the New Black, A League of their Own, Tank Girl; Karyn Parsons Fresh Prince of Belair, Major Payne, The Ladies Man; Jennifer Rhodes Charmed; Wilmer Calderon Agents of Shield, Fast and the Furious; Greg Cipes Beast Boy, Teen Titans, Ben 10, W.I.T.C.H., Super Robot Monkey Team Hyperforce Go, Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, The Wild ; Christopher Atkins The Blue Lagoon; Michael Copon Power Rangers, Beyond the Break, One True Hill; Hilary Shepard, Diva Tox Power Ranger, Star Trek; Michael Jai White Spawn, Black Dynamite, Why Did I Get Married; Austin Idol , Universal Heartthrob, WWF; Rick Worthy Supernatural ,Star Trek; Larry D. Wilcox CHIPS; Sir Mix-A-Lot ; Scott Tepperman Ghost Hunter International, The Hospital, Camp Massacre ; Jim Orear The Hospital, Camp Massacre; Jim Tavaré Harry Potter; Hurricane Helms WWE; Bobby Campo The Final Destination, Being Human; RCSixtyfour Cosplay Model; Sandra Taylor Under Siege 2, Batman & Robin; Heidi Jo Cosplay Model; Jerrad Vunovich Walking Dead, Hunger Games, American Horror Story; Shadow Clone Geek Rapper; Parjai Squad of the Florida, Eric Dupre` Underground FX Lab, LaVonne French 501st Legion; Parjai Squad of the Florida and more.

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Roanoke Valley Comicon (October 2015) http://www.conventionscene.com/2015/05/13/roanoke-valley-comicon-october-2015/ http://www.conventionscene.com/2015/05/13/roanoke-valley-comicon-october-2015/#comments Wed, 13 May 2015 14:33:25 +0000 http://www.conventionscene.com/?p=63048 Event Details:

Roanoke Valley Comicon

Convention Name
Roanoke Valley Comicon
Convention Website Address
https://www.roanokevalleycomicon.com/
This convention will take place:
  • for one day only.
Date (Format mm/dd/yyyy)
10/10/2015
Venue Name and Address
710 Williamson Road
Roanoke, VA 24016
United States
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Number of Dealer/Exhibitor Tables
78
Projected Attendance
1500
Please select the Category that best describes the convention
Comic Books
Additional Categories
  • Science Fiction and Fantasy
  • Collectibles
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ComicCard (June 2015) http://www.conventionscene.com/2015/05/13/comiccard-june-2015/ http://www.conventionscene.com/2015/05/13/comiccard-june-2015/#comments Wed, 13 May 2015 14:11:58 +0000 http://www.conventionscene.com/?p=63182 Event Details:

ComicCard - Comics, Cards and Collectibles

Convention Name
ComicCard
Convention Website Address
http://www.comiccard.net
This convention will take place:
  • for one day only.
Date
06/27/2015
About This Convention
Comics, sports cards and pop culture collectibles – all in one show! We have dozens of vendors featuring comic books, Lego, sports cards and memorabilia, gaming cards, pop culture collectibles, action figures and much more. Our comic creators for this show will be Paul Pelletier, Erik Burnham, Dave Wheeler and Dave Strong. They will be on hand all day to sign books, commission sketches and will have artwork for sale. Our sports celebrities will be former Minnesota Vikings Keith Millard and Jake Reed.
Venue Name and Address
3300 W 98th St
Bloomington, MN 55431
United States
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Number of Dealer/Exhibitor Tables
85
Please select the Category that best describes the convention
Comic Books
Additional Categories
  • Gaming
  • Sports
  • Collectibles
Guests
Paul Pelletier, Keith Millard, Jake Reed, Erik Burnham, Dave Strong and Dave Wheeler

ComicCard - June 2015

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Comics Fest Coral Springs is this Weekend! http://www.conventionscene.com/2015/05/07/comics-fest-cape-coral-is-this-weekend/ http://www.conventionscene.com/2015/05/07/comics-fest-cape-coral-is-this-weekend/#comments Thu, 07 May 2015 11:53:01 +0000 http://www.conventionscene.com/?p=63232 Comic Fest Coral Springs 2015Love comics? How about anime, sci-fi, cosplay, and gaming?

Comics Fest Coral Springs is a family-friendly comic book convention held May 9, 2015, at the Coral Springs Museum of Art, in Coral Springs, Florida!

The event runs from 9am – 5pm on Saturday. 5/9/15. Admission is $10, at the door or online at

http://coralspringsmuseum.org/comics-fest-coral-springs

VIP tickets are also available; this includes admission to a “Meet the Artists” reception in the museum gallery Friday, 5/8/15 at 7pm!

Comics Fest Guests will include comics writer Barbara Randall Kesel, Archie Comics artist Fernando Ruiz Derrick Fish (The Wellkeeper), Charles P. Wilson III (The Stuff of Legend, Wraith), cartoonist Manny Aguilera, painter Silvana Delbo, and comics legend Jose Delbo!

Take your photo with the 501st Legion Stormtroopers! Learn how to draw some of your favorite characters with local cartoonist Cory Laub! Participate in a cosplay prop-making workshop! Challenge yourself in the Quick Draw competition!

Experience all of this and more with the whole family, and while you’re at it, check out our local comics vendors or buy some Japanese snacks! How about picking up some amazing artwork in Artist Alley? Whatever you do, don’t forget to show off your costumes!

VIP Meet the Artist Reception: Fri. 5/8/15 7pm – 8:30pm
Comics Fest Coral Springs: Sat. 5/9/15 9am – 5pm

Coral Springs Museum of Art
2855 Coral Springs Drive Coral Springs, Florida 33065

http://coralspringsmuseum.org/comics-fest-coral-springs
Twitter:  http://twitter.com/ComicsFestCS
FB:  http://www.facebook.com/ComicsFestCS

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New Haven Comic and Collectible Spectacular (June 2015) http://www.conventionscene.com/2015/05/06/new-haven-comic-and-collectible-spectacular-june-2015/ http://www.conventionscene.com/2015/05/06/new-haven-comic-and-collectible-spectacular-june-2015/#comments Thu, 07 May 2015 00:07:59 +0000 http://www.conventionscene.com/?p=63221 Event Details:

New Haven

Convention Name
New Haven Comic & Collectible Spectacular
Convention Website Address
http://www.facebook.com/newhavenspectacular
This convention will take place:
  • for one day only.
Date
06/07/2015
About This Convention
EVENT: New Haven Comic & Collectible Spectacular
LOCATION: YMA ANNEX HALL 554 Woodward Ave., New Haven, CT 06512Welcome to The New Haven Comic & Collectible Spectacular! We will feature vendors selling comics new and old, toys, and collectibles. We will also have on hand some local artist talent including an ‘art fight” hosted by Free Lunch Comics talent Matt Ryan, live music by High Adventure and a DJ, hourly prize drawings and on-site concessions.
Currently this show will run at the Annex Y.M.A. Club in New Haven, Connecticut on June 7th, 2015 from 10:00 am – 3:00 pm. Right off I-95N at Exit 50, admission will be $3.50 per person and children 10 & under are free. There will be plenty of parking for all with ground floor entrance ways and handicapped parking and ramps are also on premise. Tables are currently available for artists, dealers, and fans which will be sold on a first-come, first-serve basis. Please contact the Facebook for details on vendor table costs, or please call (203)747-6122. Come dressed in your favorite costume and tell all your friends and family, we hope to truly make this once again a ‘spectacular’ event! DON’T FORGET TO TUNE IN AND FOLLOW US ON TWITTER@NHSpectacular OR ‘LIKE’ US ON FACEBOOK at: www.facebook.com/newhavespectacular.
For ATTENDING VENDORS AND ARTISTS – All tables are 8′ and there is also access to limited electrical outlets at no charge for those that need them, please inquire within. Table prices are as follows: $50.00 per table, $90.00 = 2 tables, $125.00 = 3 tables. Additional tables will be sold at an extra $25.00 per table
Venue Name and Address
YMA ANNEX HALL
554 Woodward Ave.
New Haven, CT 06512
United States
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Number of Dealer/Exhibitor Tables
55
Projected Attendance
500
Please select the Category that best describes the convention
Comic Books
Additional Categories
  • Science Fiction and Fantasy
  • Collectibles
Guests
Kevin Liell, Matt Ryan, TC Ford, Nick Palazzo

New Haven June 2015

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NEO Comic Con (August 2015) http://www.conventionscene.com/2015/05/01/neo-comic-con-august-2015/ http://www.conventionscene.com/2015/05/01/neo-comic-con-august-2015/#comments Fri, 01 May 2015 20:59:04 +0000 http://www.conventionscene.com/?p=63045 Event Details:

NEO Comic Con

Convention Name
NEO Comic Con
Convention Website Address
http://www.neocomiccon.com/
This convention will take place:
  • for one day only.
Date (Format mm/dd/yyyy)
08/16/2015
About This Convention
NEO Comic Con will please the comic book, toy & memorabilia collector & its family & friends. It will be a fun, family-friendly environment for visitors to find their treasures, holy grails (& possibly super-powered rings, radioactive (not the lethal kind) spiders), complete a collection, rummage, pick & get some great buys!
In addition to hosting a fun event, NEO Comic Con will be holding a charity raffle all day during the show! This raffle is a great chance for attendees to win exclusive prizes & help out a great cause – The Make-A-Wish Ohio, Indiana & Kentucky Foundation! 100% of all raffle fees will go to this charity foundation!
Venue Name and Address
15271 Royalton Rd.
Holiday Inn Strongsville
Strongsville, OH 44136
United States
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Number of Dealer/Exhibitor Tables
50
Projected Attendance
500
Please select the Category that best describes the convention
Comic Books
Additional Categories
  • Collectibles
  • Science Fiction and Fantasy
Guests
Dave Nestler, Don Simpson, Adam Severin, Ohio’s 501st Star Wars Cosplay, Dr. Who Filmmakers

NEO Comic Con

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