Atomicon Comics Expo (September 2013)

Sadly, Summer is coming to an end…BUT…NOT so FAST!  There’s ONE way, for SURE, to have it GO OUT WITH A BANG!  And that’s to celebrate on Sunday, Sept. 29th (The Fifth Sunday), 2013, when Atomicon XXX Comics Expo rocks the Jersey Shore once more at the Holiday Inn in Manahawkin, NJ (Exit 63 off of the G.S.P.) from 10 am to 4 pm!

*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), Toys, Action Figures, DVDs and 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!

*Dandy DOOR PRIZES: Bat-Bux $howca$h (use these Gotham City banknotes like REAL cash anywhere in the Dealers Room), the famous Mystery Box ‘O’ Stuff (over $100 value inside), the Free Gas Card Give-away…and MORE surprises..!

*Great GUEST CREATORS in attendance! First GUESTS announced for ATOMICON XXX!: Indie Comics Creator Jan-Marc QUISUMBING, Caricaturist Howard BENDER (former DC, Marvel, Heroic and Archie Artist) and Robb HORAN, helming the 21st-century re-launch of POISON ELVES! Stay tuned for MORE news…! The Guest List is always finalized One Week before the show. See Comics Creators in ACTION: signing autographs, greeting fans, selling Art and special publications!

*Easy ACCESS via Rt. 9 and the Garden Stae Parkway (north-south) and Rt. 72 (east-west). If you have no car, use the Rt. 9 Bus (Atl. City/Lakewood line) to get to the show!

*For 15 YEARS and 30 SHOWS, Atomicon has always stood for Always Affordable Family Entertainment…and a MegaTON of Comic FUN!  Others may Imitate…but We ORIGINATE!  It’s a bird…it’s a plane…it’s YOU at ATOMICON!  Be THERE…or Be SQUARE!!

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Atomicon XXIX Summer Blast Comics Expo (June 2013)

It’s SAND…it’s SUN…and a MegaTON of Comic FUN!!  It’s Atomicon XXIX Summer Blast Comics Expo, returning to the heart of the Jersey Shore at the Holiday Inn of Manahawkin N.J. on Sunday, June 30, 2013, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. (Exit 63 off of the Garden State Parkway, junction of Rt. 72 and Rt. 9 in Stafford Township)!

*Low, Low, 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), Toys, Action Figures, DVDs, Comics Collectibles…and even your favorite Monster Magazines!

*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! FREE Air for Super-Villains to breathe (we’ll let ‘em LIVE this time)!

*Dandy DOOR PRIZES: Bat-Bux $howca$h (use these Gotham City banknotes like REAL Cash anywhere in the Dealers Room)…the Mystery Box ‘O’ Stuff (over $125 value inside)…The Free GAS Card Give-away ( FREE GAS to One Lucky Winner for their return trip home!)…plus the Return of the Comp Movie Tickets Give-away (YOUR chance maybe, to see Superman, the Man of Steel…for FREE!)

*Great Guest CREATORS in attendance!  Look for our postings on ConventionScene.com!  The Guest List is always finalized one week before the show. See Comics Creators in ACTION: greeting fans, signing autographs, selling art and special publications!

*COSPLAY Costume Contest!: NEW to this show! Cosplay is the sensation that’s rockin’ the nation! Come dressed as YOUR favorite character and WIN Bat-Bux $howca$h Prizes! One Adult Winner and One Child Winner! NOT to be missed!

*Easy ACCESS: via Rt. 9 or the GSP (north-south) and Rt. 72 (east-west). No car? Use the Rt. 9 Bus (Atlantic City/Lakewood line). The show is 10 minutes from the beaches of Long Beach Island…and 30 minutes from all of the action in Atlantic City!

*For nearly 15 years (and nearly 30 shows), Atomicon has always stood for Always Affordable Family Entertainment…and a MegaTON of Comic FUN!  Bring your SHADES and FLIP-FLOPS, dude! This is ONE Comics Beach Party you DON’T dare MISS!  Be there…or Be SQUARE! - S.P.P. Promo Team

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Atomicon XXVII Comics Expo (July 2012)

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It’s Sand..and Sun…and a MegaTON of Comic FUN!

   N.J.’s favorite “Mom-and-Pop” Comic Book Show RETURNS to the Jersey Shore when Atomicon XXVII Mid-Summer Comics Blast! comes to the Holiday Inn in Manahawkin, N.J., on SUNDAY, July 29th, 2012, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.!

   *LOW Admission Price of just $2 for Adults and Teens means YOU have MORE to SPEND on TENS of THOUSANDS of COMICS (from Golden Age to Present), DVDs, Toys, Action Figures, Comics’ Supplies, and all manner of Comics Collectibles!

   *FREE, FREE, FREE!: FREE Admission for Kids 12-and-Under, FREE Parking for Con attendees in the hotel parking lot, FREE Give-Away Items at the Door for the First 100 patrons!

   *Dandy DOOR PRIZES: Bat-Bux $howca$h (Gotham City script good like REAL $$$ anywhere in the Dealers Room), the (infamous!) Mystery Box ‘O’ Stuff (over $125 value inside!), Super-Hero MOVIE Tickets Give-Away (Batman 3 and Spider-Man 4 are just around the corner!), Free GAS CARD Give-Away (One LUCKY Winner will get FREE GAS for the trip home!) are ALL for PAYING Attendees. Special Dealers-Only Drawing held at the end of the show!

   *Guest CREATORS in attendance!: Independent Artist Francisco Ramos, DC Inker/Artist Bob Petrecca…and a talent-scout crew from Gotham Casting…looking for fans who want to be a part of the smash AMC TV show: Comic Book Men! Meet and Greet Fandom’s Elite: signing autographs and selling original art, sketches, and exclusive items available ONLY at this show!

   *Easy ACCESS: via the Garden State Parkway or Route 9 (north-south)…or Rt. 72 (east-west). No car? No problem! Use the Rt. 9 Bus (Atlantic City/Lakewood line), get off at Rt. 72, walk one-half block to the hotel!

*Our Host Hotel, the Holiday Inn of Manahawkin is a FIRST CLASS facility, with MANY amenities: indoor POOL and HOT TUB, in-house Restaurant, Sports Bar and Lounge, Spacious ROOMS (COMFORTABLE beds) equipped with fridges and microwaves! A GREAT Place to Stay while you VACATION at the Jersey Shore! If you intend to make a “Comics Safari Weekend” out of it, CALL EARLY for Room Reservations (they go FAST)!

*For a Dozen Years (and over TWO Dozen shows) Atomicon has stood for Always-Affordable Family Entertainment…and a MegaTON of Comic FUN!  So, bring your shades, your “flip-flops”, your Hawaiian shirts, your Bermuda shorts…AND your “Want Lists”!  It’s a Mid-Summer Comics BLAST you WON’T want to miss!  As Maynard G. Krebs, the Beachcombing Beatnik, is known to say:”Like…Be THERE, man..or Be SQUARE!”

THIS Year: ROCK ON…at Atomicon!!  -  The Promoters at Surf Pirate Productions

Atomicon XXII Comics Expo Halloween Spectacular (October 2010)

Dear Comics Fans: The Atomicon XXII Comics Expo Halloween Spooktacular will be held on Sunday, Oct.31, 2010 at the Holiday Inn in Manahawkin, N.J. (junction of Rt. 72 and Rt.9) from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

* Halloween Costume Contest!: Come dressed as your favorite Super-Hero or Comics Character and compete for PRIZES!

* THOUSANDS of Comics (Golden Age to Present), DVDs, Toys, Action Figures, and Other Comics Collectibles available for sale!

* DOOR PRIZES for Paying Attendees: Super-Hero MOVIE Tickets! Classic 60s MONSTER MAG GiveAway! The ever-lovin’ (House of) Mystery Box ‘O’ Stuff (over $100 value inside)! BAT-BUX $howca$h (The Joker’s favorite! Winner can use this “play money” like REAL $$ anywhere in the dealers’ room)!

* FREE, FREE, FREE!: FREE Admission for Kids 12-and-Under! FREE Comics for the First 100 Patrons at the Show! FREE Parking for Con attendees!

* LOW Admission Price: Just $3 for Adults and Teens ($1 OFF with Special Flyer)!

* GUEST ARTISTS in attendance! Check our listings on SCOOP and ConventionScene.com..or e-mail us direct at beezee622@netzero.net for Guest Updates!
GUEST LIST for upcoming Halloween Atomicon:
* STEVE PYTAK (Mazz Press, Carrion Crow)
* BOB PETRECCA (DC Comics, Batman Confidential, others)
* TOM PALMER…a RARE APPEARANCE by this Marvel-mainstay Artist, famous for X-Men, Tomb of Dracula, Kick-Ass (new series) and Chaos War (his latest)…

* ATOMICON (held on a Fifth Sunday of a month) means Always Affordable Family Entertainment…and a MegaTON of Comic FUN! Join us for the Last Big Blast of the Year at the Jersey Shore! This will be one Comics HALLOWEEN Party you WON’T want to miss! As Maynard G. Krebs was wont to say: “Like, BE THERE, man…or…BE SQUARE!” – The Promoters at Surf Pirate Productions

Atomicon XX Comics Expo (May 2010)

Atomicon XX Comics Expo will be held Memorial Day Weekend, Sunday, May 30, 2010, at the Holiday Inn in Manahawkin, NJ (junction of Rt. 72 and Rt. 9) from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

DOOR PRIZES: Bat-Bux $howca$h Drawing, Super-Hero Movie Tickets (see Iron Man 2 on us!), Mystery Box ‘O’ Stuff (over $100 value), Classic 60s Monster Magazine Giveaway, PLUS some NEW surprises!

GUEST ARTISTS
will be in attendance, sketching for fans and displaying their latest works.

* Stephen Pytak, Creator of .40 Caliber Mousehunt
* Freelance Author Chris Campanozzi
* Tedd Hazard (Spookyman Comics)
* J.B.Lai, Creator/Publisher of Ultimate Comics Group
* Kenly Dillard, Super-Hero Caricaturist

ADMISSION
for adults and teens is STILL only $2 and Children are ALWAYS admitted FREE. There’s always FREE Parking available at the con hotel. There’ll be FREE COMICS for the first 100 patrons through the door!

THOUSANDS of COMICS
(from the Golden Age to the Present) will be available for sale, along with DVDs, Action Figures, Toys, and other Collectibles!

For Dealer Table information or guest-artist appearance updates, send an e-mail to beezee622@netzero.net

In the immortal words of Marvel/DC inker Jack Abel: “Be there…or Be SQUARE!”



Atomicon XIX Comics Expo (April 2010)

Atomicon XIX Comics Expo will be held Sunday, April 18, 2010, at the Comfort Inn in Huntingdon, PA. (junction of US Rt. 22 and Fourth St.) from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

DOOR PRIZES: Bat-Bux $howca$h Drawing, Free Movie Tickets Drawing (save ‘em for Iron Man 2!), Mystery Box ‘O’ Stuff (over $100 value), Classic 60s Monster Magazine Drawing are ALL for PAYING Attendees.

GUEST ARTISTS
will be in attendance, to be confirmed in the week preceding the show.

ADMISSION
is STILL only $2 for Adults and Teens; Fans 12-and-Under are admitted FREE. There’s always FREE Parking available at the con hotel (or visit us via Amtrak; station only 3 blocks from con hotel). There’ll be FREE COMICS for the first 100 people through the door!

THOUSANDS of COMICS
(Golden Age, Silver Age, Current Age), DVDs, Action Figures, Toys, and other Comic Collectibles available!

For Dealer Table Info, send an e-mail to beezee622@netzero.net

This Spring Show’s theme: A Salute to STEVE DITKO (originally from Johnstown, PA.; famous artist/creator of Spider-Man, Dr. Strange, Capt. Atom, and many other famous comic characters).

In the immortal words of Marvel/DC inker Jack Abel: “Be there…or Be SQUARE!”

Atomicon Comics Expo XVIII (November 2009)

October 30, 2009 by  
Filed under Comic Books, Convention Profiles, Pennsylvania

Convention Atomicon Comics Expo XVIII
Start Date 11/29/2009
About This Convention: Atomicon XVIII Comics Expo will be held Sunday, No. 29th, 2009, at the Comfort Inn in Huntingdon, PA (junction of US Rt. 22 and 4th Street), 10 am to 4 pm.

Our Bat-Bux $howcash Drawing, Free Movie Tickets Drawing, Mystery Box ‘o’ Stuff and Classic 60s Monster Magazine Drawing are ALL for PAYING attendees. Dealers ONLY: Special End-of-Day Drawing for a FREE Dealers’ Table at our next show.

Prices for 6 ft. tables are as following: $40/1, $75/2, $100/3 if paid by November 15. AFTER November 15: $45/1, $80/2, $110/3 until day of show. NO tables sold on day of show; YOU MUST PREPAY. The Atomicon GUARANTEE: You WILL get a wall-space table until they are SOLD OUT! Island Tables (NO free-standing displays) assigned after ALL wall-spaces are GONE, or upon Special Request.

Admission is STILL Only $2 for Adults and Teens; Kids 12-and-under are ALWAYS FREE.

FREE Parking is still available at the hotel.

Convention Guests Guests appearing at Atomicon XVIII: Horror Artist STEVE BLICKENSTAFF and Star Wars Artist TOD SMITH (confirmed)… (furnish your e-mail address for weekly updates; contact us at beezee622@netzero.net).
Venue Name Comfort Inn
Venue Address 100 S. 4th Street
Huntingdon, PA
United States
Number of Dealer/Exhibitor Tables 25
What category best describes your convention? Comic Books