The Great Allentown Comic Con! Returns This Weekend

Press Release:

The Lehigh Valley’s Largest Comic and Pop Culture Con returns this weekend!

Our 10,000 sq foot Show room – over 90 Tables loaded with Comics, Toys, Movies, Action Figures, Cards, Clothing and more!

Lee Weeks

Merchants Square Mall
1901 S. 12th St. Allentown, PA 18103

Directions from the East taking route 78W
-78W
-Exit 57/Lehigh St
-Keep Right toward Allentown City Center
-Turn Right on Vultee St.
-Arrive at Merchants Square Mall, 1901 S. 12th St. Allentown, PA 18103
Directions from the West taking route 78E
-78E
-Exit 57/Lehigh St
-Left at Lehigh St Exit -toward Allentown City Center
-Turn Right on Vultee St.
-Arrive at Merchants Square Mall, 1901 S. 12th St. Allentown, PA 18103

Special Guests:
Mark McKenna – Artist
Lee Weeks – Artist
Kenly Dillard – Artist
Tedd Hazard – Creator/Artist
Gus Fink – International Artist/toy designer
Emi Boz – Artist
Nick Mockoviak – Artist
The Fraim Bros – Artists
Steven Wilson – Author and Former DC Comic writer on Warlord and Star Trek!
Ultimate Comics Group – Publisher
Arch Nemesis – Publisher
Seize Your Turn! â„¢ – Games and Gaming
Comic Geek Speak – Comic and Industry News

Deadpool art by Mark McKenna

And Many More!

Door Prizes!

  • First 50 Attendees receive a FREE comic!
  • Free World of Warcraft miniatures – While supplies last!

Hourly Prizes include:

  • Limited Edition 13″ Green Lantern Figure
  • Limited Edition porcelain cast Batman busts
  • 9.6 CGC graded copy of Ultimate X-Men #1
  • Copies of Marvel Best of the Fantastic Four Edition and Marvel Visionaries – Stan Lee!
  • And Many More!

Confirmed Dealers:

Riverside Comics
Zapp Comics
Americas Most Wanted Collectibles
The Encounter
New World Manga
Wrestling World
Graphic Novel Discount
Wild Pig Comics
Comic Cubes
Argo City Comics
Mithrandir Comics
Comic Warehouse
Derek Woywood
Joe Rogers
Gary Platt
Bob Fox
Ryan Terlesky
Mike Williams
John Paul
Steve Snyder
Gene Carpenter
Jason Shannon
Dominic Abruzzese
Tom Beverly

And More!

The Great Allentown Comic Con!

The Great Allentown Comic Con! (July 2010)

Convention The Great Allentown Comic Con!
Convention Website http://www.AllentownComicCon.com
Start Date 07/17/2010
About This Convention: Hours: 10am-5pm

Admission: $2; all children 12 and under FREE! with adult.

Over 600 free spaces for parking, Easy exit from Route 78.

We have over 80 Dealer tables, with comics from the Golden Age to New releases, Graphic novels, Action Figures, Toys, Clothing, CCG and Non-sport Cards, and Much More!

A fun-filled day for everyone, with hourly Door Prizes, A No-Minimum Bid Charity Auction at 1pm!

Convention Guests Gus Fink!
Emi Boz!
Tedd Hazard!
Steven H. Wilson!
The Ultimate Comics Group!And Many More!

Please visit our website for detailed Bio’s and updates/additions as new guests are added!

www.AllentownComicCon.com

Venue Name Merchants Square Mall
Venue Address 1901 S. 12th St
Allentown, PA 18103
United States
Number of Dealer/Exhibitor Tables 80
Projected Attendance 500
What category best describes your convention? Comic Books
What other categories might be appropriate for your convention? - Anime
- Collectibles
- Gaming
- Science Fiction and Fantasy
- Other

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!”



The Great Allentown Comic Con! Adds Guests

Press Release:

Added guest –Gus Fink!

The Great Allentown Comic Con! is proud to announce that original artist, painter, and creator Gus Fink will be attending the April 3rd Show!

Gus Fink is a visionary Artist and Toy Designer who has created over 40 unique characters into Art Toys that are sold internationally – His paintings and mixed medium artwork have been sold in over 30 galleries across the United States and even overseas!

Comics include the Wild World of Gus Fink issues 1 and 2 published by AntiMatter Hoffman in 2003, HellCar Comics Issues 8-14 2004-2005, “The Trouble with Igor” Graphic Novel published in 2005 by Slave Labor Graphics and the First ever Mini Comix/Sticker Packs in 2009.

Gus will be showcasing many of his creations at the show, as well as taking commissions and selling some original pieces and prints starting at only $20!

For the latest on Gus simply Google his name to see what he’s up to or visit Gus’s site at http://www.GusFink.com/ or email us! – info@allentowncomiccon.com

Added guest – Tedd Hazard!

The Great Allentown Comic Con! is proud to announce that artist and comic creator Tedd Hazard will be attending the April 3rd Show!

Tedd Hazard is a freelance illustrator and comic artist/writer who has been working on various indy comics for the past 10 years. Such titles he has worked on include The Coatrack Chronicles, Chester the Crafty Pervert, Chewy, and Spookyman. Most recently he has been working on “The New Adventures of Chewy” and “Brothers from Another Mothership”. His unique cartooning style and insane writings have been enjoyed by comic fans all over the east coast and by main-stream publishers alike.

For more information please visit the Tedd’s site at http://hazardcaricatures.webs.com or email us! – info@allentowncomiccon.com

Thanks and see you all at the show!

The Great Allentown Comic Con! Staff

Tedd Hazard Special Guest at March 14th Clifton NJ Comic Book Expo

March 10, 2010 by  
Filed under Comic Books, Convention News, New Jersey

Press Release:

Our special guest at the March 14th Clifton Comic Book Expo will be indie creator Tedd Hazard. The latest issue of his creator-owned comic, “Chewy” was released this week and is selling out quickly online! We’re hoping he’ll still have some to sell and sign at the show!

Fore more information, visit: http://www.njcomicbookshows.com/

Clifton NJ Comic Book Expo (March 2010)

Convention MARCH CLIFTON NJ COMIC BOOK EXPO
Convention Website http://www.njcomicbookshows.com
Start Date 03/14/2010
About This Convention: Show Hours are 10-4. Admission FREE! Over 200,000 comic books for sale, from bargain readers to investment grade keys, along with other comic-related items (action figures, t-shirts & more)… collector’s supplies as well. We have the Northeast’s friendliest dealers and have run nearly 400 monthly comicons since 1991! Many shows feature guest artists, writers or publishers (if you are one and would like a “comp” table at a show, please contact us.) Our no minimum bid auctions at each show are held around noon and typically offer thousands of dollars worth of stuff that sells for a fraction of it’s value. If you are a comic book collector (or a casual reader), you will love our shows!
Convention Guests Tedd Hazard
Venue Name CLIFTON COMMUNITY RECREATION CENTER
Venue Address 1232 MAIN AVE
CLIFTON, NJ 07011
United States
Number of Dealer/Exhibitor Tables 65
Projected Attendance 200
What category best describes your convention? Comic Books
What other categories might be appropriate for your convention? - Collectibles