Mike Carbo’s New York Comic Book Marketplace – A Free Admission Show for February 2011

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Mike Carbo’s New York Comic Book Marketplace

Special One Day Free Admission Show

Saturday, February 19, 2011, 10AM – 6PM

Early VIP Admission 9AM-10AM

Hotel Pennsylvania, 401 Seventh Avenue, 18th Floor, New York City

www.NYCBM.com

Just in time to thaw out New York City, Mike Carbo will be having a FREE One Day Comic Book Show to warm the hearts of all comic loving fans!

Come and meet some of your favorite artists and comic book legends such as Bill Sienkiewicz, Dick Ayers, Irwin Hasen, Michael Golden, Mark Texeira, Sean Chen, Rudy Nebres, Bill Tucci, Larry Hama and many more. Discover up and coming new artists and independent publishers. All of the artists are happy to meet and greet comic book lovers, sign autographs, and many will even draw sketches of their favorite characters.

For all those Star Wars fans come and meet Peter Mayhew, the one and only Chewbacca! Geoffrey Holder from the 007 Live and Let Die film will also be in attendance to meet with fans and sign autographs.

Over 100 dealer tables will be filled with comics old and new, toys, posters, trading cards, videos, and related pop-culture collectibles. This is an opportunity no true fan should miss!

Bring your children and help introduce a whole new generation to the fun filled, awe inspiring world of comics.

INFORMATION: Contact Mike Carbo 201-892-1212, mikecarbo@gmail.com

Mike Carbo’s New York Comic Book Marketplace (February 2011)

January 11, 2011 by  
Filed under Comic Books, Convention Profiles, New York

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Convention Name
Mike Carbo’s New York Comic Book Marketplace
Convention Website Address
http://www.nycbm.com
This convention will take place:

  • for one day only.
Date
02/19/2011
Venue Name and Address
Hotel Pennsylvannia, 401 Seventh Avenue
18th Floor
New York, NY 10001
United States
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Please select the Category that Best Describes The Convention
Comic Books

NYCBM February 2011

NYCBM Marches On Despite Snow

The snow has NOT stopped the show! NYCBM will go on this Saturday, February 27, 2010!!! The Guests, Artists, and Dealers are confirmed and on their way to bring you a GREAT show! So don’t be afraid of the snow and come out and enjoy the show!!! On hand will be over 50 famous comics creators, as well as many local independent artists and small-press publishers.

Famed movie producer Ilya Salkind (Superman 1, 2, & 3) will be giving a talk and signing autographs. The NY Jedi will be holding a “lightsaber arena” with demonstrations, exhibitions, and lessons all day. There will be an open game room of vintage, classic, and hot new video games free to play all day long! Over 150 dealer tables will be filled with comics old and new, toys, posters, trading cards, videos, and related pop-culture collectibles. This is an opportunity no true fan should miss! First 300 customers get free passes to HOT TUB TIME MACHINE! More movie passes given out through the day!

Michael Carbonaro has produced the longest-running comic book convention in New York City for the past 13 years. That convention has grown by leaps and bounds to being one of the largest public events in the city. This show will be a return to his roots: an exciting, affordable show at the Penn Plaza Pavilion with famous artists, wonderful dealers, and devoted fans all in the same building, and the love for a true American art form, the comic book. For more information and updates, and to sign up for the mailing list, go to the website.

NEW YORK COMIC BOOK MARKETPLACE DATE: Saturday February 27th, 10:30 am – 7:00 pm

PLACE: Penn Plaza Pavilion, 401 7th Avenue at 35th Street, New York City

TICKETS: $10

Michael Golden and Mark Texeira to Appear at NY Comic Book Marketplace

February 24, 2010 by  
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Golden and Texeira Hit the Mark at the “Comic Book Marketplace”
New Artbooks Available/ Visionaries Panel Planned

New York, NY– There is no venue quiet like the Big Apple, and with the weather getting a bit chilly out there, here’s the perfect chance to warm up, grab your own bite of what the city has to offer, and meet some of your favorite comic book creators in town for this unique one day event, all at the same time!

Mike Carbo’s New York Comic Book Marketplace is set for Saturday, February 27th, from 11am to 7pm, at the Penn Plaza Pavilion, 401 7th Ave at 33rd St, New York City! Admission is only $10 for the day, and the show is sure to feature lots of dealers selling comics, toys, DVD’s and more. We already hear that some of our favorites will be there, including Shelton Drum of Heroes Aren’t Hard to Find, and our friends at Motor City Comics as well!

The guest list is something any 3-day show would be proud to boast, with the likes of Michael Golden, Mark Texeira, Ilya Salkind, Matthew Clark, Herb Trimpe, David Roya, Steve Mannion, Gene Colan, Bob Wiacek, Rodney Ramos, Rick Parker, Rudy Nebres, Chris Claremont, Renee Witterstaetter, Bill Sienkiewicz, Khary Randolph, Danny Fingeroth, Trevor Von Eeden, Larry Hama, Cliff Chiang, Sean Chen, Jim Starlin, Dick Ayers, James H. Williams III, Irwin Hasen, Guy Dorian, Ian Dorian, Dan Slott, Billy Tucci, Jim Salicrup and Janet Jackson!

Michael Golden and Mark Texeira will also have copies of their respective art books from Vanguard Productions available, “Excess: The Art of Michael Golden” and “Tex: The Art of MarkTexeira” as well as their sketchbooks from Eva Ink Publishing, “Michael Golden’s Heroes and Villains, and “Tex: Babes and Brawn.” Also inquire about numerous prints, and limited sketching as the day allows–so get there EARLY!

In addition, Michael Golden, Bill Sienkiewicz and James H. Williams III will be on the “Visionaries” panel slated for 1:00-1:45, moderated by writer/publisher Renee Witterstaetter..

For more information on this and future shows, visit:  http://www.nycbm.com/

For more information on Michael Golden and Mark Texeira, visit: www.evaink.com

Mike Carbo’s New York Comic Book Marketplace (February 2010)

Convention Mike Carbo’s New York Comic Book Marketplace
Convention Website http://www.nycbm.com/
Start Date 02/27/2010
About This Convention: NYC’s Longest-Running and Greatest One-Day Show Returns Saturday, February 27, 2010, from 11am to 7pm, at Penn Plaza Pavilion, 401 7th Ave at 33rd St, New York City

Please call 1-800-723-5572 for more details and visit www.nycbm.com

Sponsored in Part By Forbidden Planet New York

Comments from our June 2009 Show:

“Fantastic new room! Beautiful set-up. Wonder Woman #1 Sale! San Diego-like buys! New York needs more shows like this!
- Vincent Zurzolo, Metropolis Comics

“Was mobbed all day! Great space! Thumbs UP!!”
- Ted Van Liew, Superworld Comics

“I always enjoy the Big Apple shows – the fans are great and the guests are fantastic!”
- Cliff Chiang, DC Comics Artist

“It was a great show! Barely had time to sit it was so busy!”
- New Dimension Comics

“It was extremely well organized, crowd was enthusiastic! Can’t wait for the next one!”
- Chuck Rozanski, Mile High Comics

“All capital letters… PHENOMENAL!”
- Joe Rodgers, Comic Dealer

“Great fun seeing the fans! What a turnout! We’re coming back!”
- Gene Colan, Legendary Comics Artist

“Rivals April 5th 1987, Fred Greenberg’s 1-day! This brought back that fantastic memory!”
- Rich Muchin, Tomorrow’s Treasures

“This is the best Big Apple Con ever! The location, the people, the celebrity guests, the bargains… it couldn’t be any better!!!”
Jim Salicrup, Editor-in-Chief, Papercutz, MOCCA Trustee

Convention Guests Gene Colan, Billy Tucci, Mike Golden, Irwin Hasen, Jim Starlin, J H Williams III, Mark Texiera, Herb Trimpe, Bill Sienkiewicz, Chris Claremont, Sean Chen, Larry Hama, Rudy Nebres, Dick Ayers, Rodney Ramos, Steve Manion, Dan Slott, Guy Dorian, Ian Dorian, Scott Roberts, Renee Witterstaetter, Janet Jackson, Stu Suchet, John Cebollaro, Jorge Gonzalez, Cliff Chiang, and many more.

Also on hand will be actor David Roya, famous for his role as Bernard Posner in the cult classic film “Billy Jack.”

Venue Name Penn Plaza Pavilion
Venue Address 401 7th Ave at 33rd St, New York City
United States
Number of Dealer/Exhibitor Tables 100
Projected Attendance 3000
What category best describes your convention? Comic Books
What other categories might be appropriate for your convention? - Collectibles
- Comic Books
- Horror
- Science Fiction and Fantasy
Gene Colan, Billy Tucci, Mike Golden, Irwin Hasen, Jim Starlin, J H Williams III, Mark Texiera, Herb Trimpe, Bill Sienkiewicz, Chris Claremont, Sean Chen, Larry Hama, Rudy Nebres, Dick Ayers, Rodney Ramos, Steve Manion, Dan Slott, Guy Dorian, Ian Dorian, Scott Roberts, Renee Witterstaetter, Janet Jackson, Stu Suchet, John Cebollaro, Jorge Gonzalez, Cliff Chiang, and many more.