In just a few weeks comic book fans are taking a bite out of New York at Big Apple Con. Mike Carbo’s New York Comic Book Marketplace convention will be held on March 11-12, 2017 at Penn Plaza, 401 7th Avenue in New York City.
Comic guests are Stan Lee (co-creator Spider-Man, Hulk), Jim Steranko (Captain America), Roy Thomas (Conan the Barbarian), Reilly Brown (Deadpool), Rich Buckler (Star Squadron), Billy Tucci (Shi), Howard Chaykin (Star Wars), Arthur Suydam (Marvel Zombies), Michael Golden (Batman), Renée Witterstaetter (Superman), Ramona Fradon (Brenda Starr), Hon-Bun Leung (Gotham City Sirens), Soo Lee (Fight Like a Girl), Dan Fogel (Fogel’s Underground Price & Grading Guide), Nancy Silberkleit (Archie Digest), and others
Media guests are Jon Bernthal (The Punisher), Spencer Wilding (Guardians of the Galaxy), Elden Henson and Peter Shinkoda (Daredevil), Barbara Eden (I Dream of Jeannie), Roy Wooley (make-up artist Hunger Games: Mockingjay), Kristanna Loken (Terminator 3: Rise of the Machines), Jason David Frank (Mighty Morphin Power Rangers), Jackson Bostwick (Shazam!), Johnny Brennan (voice actor Family Guy), and others.
Events will include cosplay contest, Q&As with guests, how to cosplay events, workshops on writing, spotlights on comic creators, and plenty more.
The con is open Saturday 10 AM to 7 PM and Sunday 10 AM to 5 PM.
Tickets are $25 per day for adults, $10 per day for kids 6 to 12 years old, and free for kids 5 and younger.
Visit the Big Apple Con website to purchase tickets and learn more about the convention.