Nickel City Con (May 2018)

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Convention Name
Nickel City Con
Convention Website Address
http://www.nickelcitycon.com/
This convention will take place:
  • over multiple days.
Start Date (Format mm/dd/yyyy)
05/18/2018
End Date (Format mm/dd/yyyy)
05/20/2018
About This Convention
What is Nickel City Con?

Imagine a room filled with the world’s greatest Super Heroes, movie & television characters, and yes, even the Villains. A giant space where this world and the world of fantasy collide – that’s Nickel City Con. NCC is Upstate NY’s Largest Pop Culture and Comic Book Convention. We bring the biggest names in the entertainment industry right here so you can meet & see them up close. From photo opportunities to fan panels, leading stars open up and answer your questions about what it’s really like to make all the fantastic movies, tv shows and comics you love. Nickel City Con is an amazing fan experience.

Nickel City Con gives Buffalo a first class Con where fans and families can spend the weekend and be immersed in their favorite worlds- be it Sci-Fi, Comics, Video Games, Cosplay or Collecting. All the ways we entertain ourselves are found here – but on an epic scale. Hundreds of cosplayers roam the floor, you’ll see Spider-Man, Captain America, Wonder Woman, maybe even Darth Vader! Celebrities are available for photos, autographs and interactive Q&A panels. National and Local Comic artists, creators and vendors offer everything from original art works, to vintage toys, to one-of-a-kind collectibles.

Nickel City Con is a Family and Fan oriented con with tons of activities, programs, and contests for every age and interest. Whether you spend a couple of hours or a couple of days, you’re sure to have a memorable time!

Venue Name and Address
Buffalo Niagara Convention Center
153 Franklin St.
Buffalo, NY 14202
United States
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Please select the Category that best describes the convention
Comic Books
Additional Categories
  • Gaming
  • Horror
  • Science Fiction and Fantasy
  • Sports
  • Collectibles
Guests
The Young Bucks, Shannon Purser, Jason David Frank, Jason Mewes, and many more to be announced!

Nickel City Con Presents Flash Gordon Screening with Sam Jones

Press Release:

Nickel City Con and Buffalo’s historic North Park Theatre are proud to announce an exclusive screening of FLASH GORDON, with a Q&A following the film with Flash Gordon himself SAM JONES.  Experience the Sci-Fi Cult Classic and the epic QUEEN soundtrack on the big screen in Buffalo’s finest theater.

You’ll get exclusive insight and background information from the filming of the movie as Sam recalls his days on set and his life in Hollywood after Flash and his recent resurgence in the Ted & Ted 2 movies.

Join us for this great Pre-Con event Thursday May 18th at the North Park Theatre.  Get your tickets now, don’t wait- the first 150 tickets come with a free pass to opening night at Nickel City Con, Friday May 19!

 Tickets on sale here!

Nickel City Con (May 2017)

Nickel City

Convention Name
Nickel City Con
Convention Website Address
http://nickelcitycon.com/
This convention will take place:
  • over multiple days.
Start Date (Format mm/dd/yyyy)
05/19/2017
End Date (Format mm/dd/yyyy)
05/21/2017
Venue Name and Address
Buffalo Niagara Convention Center
153 Franklin St.
Buffalo, NY 14202
United States
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Number of Dealer/Exhibitor Tables
200
Projected Attendance
15,000
Please select the Category that best describes the convention
Comic Books
Additional Categories
  • Gaming
  • Science Fiction and Fantasy
  • Collectibles
Guests
William Shatner, Joe Montana, Sam Jones, Nichelle Nichols, Billy Dee Williams,Manu Bennett, Erin Gray, Erik Stolhanske, Michael Copon, Mick Foley, Noelle Foley, and Kevin Grevioux

Nickel City Con (August 2016)

Nickel City Con

Convention Name
Nickel City Con
Convention Website Address
http://nickelcitycon.com/
This convention will take place:
  • over multiple days.
Start Date (Format mm/dd/yyyy)
08/13/2016
End Date (Format mm/dd/yyyy)
08/14/2016
About This Convention
Nickel City Con, presented by Dave & Adam’s, will be a two-day fan festival celebrating pop culture, science fiction, super heroes and more with over 200 vendors and artists expected to attend. The show will take place in the heart of Downtown Buffalo at the Buffalo Niagara Convention Center.

Tickets will be affordable priced at $15 per day or $49.95 for a 2-Day VIP Admission!

Venue Name and Address
153 Franklin St
Buffalo Niagara Convention Center
Buffalo, New York 14202
United States
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Number of Dealer/Exhibitor Tables
200
Projected Attendance
14,000
Please select the Category that best describes the convention
Comic Books
Additional Categories
  • Science Fiction and Fantasy
Guests
Ric Flair, Ray Park, Brett Dalton, Neal Adams, Esme Bianco, Rick Worthy, Brian O’Halloran, Phil LaMarr, Walt Flanagan, Ming Chen, Bryan Johnson, Michael Zapcic, Theshay West, Moses Moseley