Catch the Wave

Get ready Canada, Niagara Falls Comic Con (NFCC)  is headed your way on June 2-4, 2017. The convention is being held at the Scotiabank Convention Centre on 6815 Stanley Avenue in Niagara Falls, Canada.

Exciting celebrity guests attending include Peter Mayhew (Star Wars), Robert Englund and Amanda Wyss (A Nightmare in Elm Street), Barbara Eden (I Dream of Jeannie), Sting (pro wrestler), John Schneider (Dukes of Hazzard), Marky Ramone (The Ramones), Eric Braeden (The Young & The Restless), Caleb McLaughlin (Stranger Things), Charles Martinet (Super Mario Bros.), James David Frank (Mighty Morphin Power Rangers), Jason Mewes and Brian O’Halloran (Clerks), Jeremy London (Mallrats), Lee Meriwether (Batman), Seth Gilliam (The Walking Dead), Rene Auberjonois (Star Trek: Deep Space Nine), Paul McGann (Doctor Who), Tara Reid (American Pie), John O’Hurley (Seinfeld), Pat Mastroianni, Stefan Brogren, Stacie Mistysyn, Siluck Saysanasy and Kirsten Bourne (Degrassi High), Ken Kirzinger (Freddy Vs. Jason), Butch Patrick (The Munsters), and Danny Lloyd (The Shining).

Comic guests attending include Mark Bagley (Thunderbolts), Whilce Portacio (Image co-founder), Colleen Doran (Amazing Fantastic Incredible Stan Lee), Tom Grummett (Superman), Greg Land and Ken Lashley (Uncanny X-Men), Francis Manapul (Trinity), Bob Camp (Ren & Stimpy), Jorge Molina (Star Wars), Rob Guillory (Chew), Marcus To (Nightwing), Leonard Kirk (Squadron Supreme), Mark Morales (Spider-Man/Deadpool), Ken Steacy (Astroboy), and Richard Comely and Fadi Hakim (Captain Canuck).

In addition to the annual costume contest, NFCC is hosting a zombie photo op experience, the blood in the snow film festival, a Princess Leia cosplay contest and a Macho Man cosplay contest. There will also be Beer & Stories with Mean Gene, Drumming 101 with Marky Ramone, Super Sonic Speed Dating, Alura LARP, Nintendo Classic Tournaments, and a Doctor Who Escape Room. As well as various photo op and autograph sessions, question and answer panels, and countless workshops.

The convention is running Friday 3 PM to 8 PM, Saturday 10 AM to 6 PM, and Sunday 10 AM to 4 PM. One-day passes are available for $23 for Friday, $36 for Saturday, and $28 for Sunday. A full weekend pass is available for $65, while children under six are admitted for free.

For more information on the convention, or to purchase tickets, visit niagarafallscomiccon.com.