Catch the Wave

Living in the Portland area and looking for some pop culture fun? Well look no further, Rose City Comic Con is heading your way on September 8-10, 2017. The show is taking place at the Oregon Convention Center on 777 Northeast Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard in Portland, Oregon.

Exciting guests attending the show include Rose McIver and Chris Roberson (iZombie), “Weird Al” Yankovic (comedian), Brent Spiner (Star Trek: The Next Generation), Burt Ward (Batman), Carlos Valdes (The Flash), Felicia Day (The Guild), Grey Delisle (Scooby-Doo), James and Oliver Phelps (Harry Potter), Jason David Frank (Mighty Morphin Power Rangers), Jason Isaacs (Star Trek: Discovery), John De Lancie and Karl Urban (Star Trek), Michael Rosenbaum and Cat Staggs (Smallville), Ming Chen (Comic Book Men), Rodger Bumpass and Tom Kenny (SpongeBob SquarePants), Meredith Finch (Wonder Woman), David Finch (Batman: The Dark Knight), Paul Tobin and Colleen Coover (Bandette), Daniel Warren Johnson (Extremity), Colleen Frakes (Iron Scars), Rob Liefeld (Deadpool), Chrissie Zullo (Fables), Der-Shing Helmer (The Meek), David Walker (Cyborg), Chris Mooneyham (Five Ghosts), Cara McGee (Over the Garden Wall), C. Spike Trotman (Iron Circus Comics), Bruce Zick (Inside Out), Brenden Fletcher (Batgirl), Veronica Fish (Archie), Andy Fish (The Death Ray of Hugo Strange), Amy Mebberson (Rocket Princesses), Aaron Sparrow (Darkwing Duck), Aaron Lopresti (Ms. Marvel), Babs Tarr (Motor Crush), Ben Templesmith (30 Days of Night), and Chip Zdarsky (Sex Criminals).

Throughout the weekend, Rose City Comic Con will be hosting their 2017 costume contest offering competitors the chance to win exciting prices. Back by popular demand, Image Comics will be hosting another formal fall homecoming dance. There will also be photo and autograph sessions, panels and workshops, as well as a large artist alley and exhibitor floor. As the convention draws closer, Rose City Comic Con will add more guests and special events to their website. Be sure to check their website leading up to the show to see what this year’s show has in store.

The con is running Friday 1 PM to 8 PM, Saturday 10 AM to 7 PM, and Sunday 10 AM to 5 PM. One-day passes are $30 for Friday, $40 for Saturday, and $35 for Sunday. A three-day pass is available for $65, while a child is admitted any day for $5. VIP packages are also currently available.

For more information on the upcoming con, or to purchase tickets, visit rosecitycomiccon.com.