The smallest state is gearing up for one of its biggest shows! Rhode Island Comic Con (RICC) is taking place on November 10-12, 2017 at the Rhode Island Convention Center & Dunkin Donuts Center on 1 Sabin Street in Providence, Rhode Island.
Featured guests attending the show include Norman Reedus (The Walking Dead), Andy Serkis (The Lord of the Rings), Mark Ruffalo, Sebastian Stan, and Paul Bettany (Avengers), William Shatner (Star Trek), Christopher Lloyd (Back to the Future), Dave Bautista (Guardians of the Galaxy), Jon Bernthal (The Punisher), Michael Colter (Luke Cage), Gene Simmons (KISS), Carl Weathers and Dolph Lundgren (Rocky), Val Kilmer (Batman Forever), John Cusack (Hi Fidelity), Jason Issacs (Harry Potter), Justin Roiland (Rick and Morty), Freddie Prinze Jr. (Scooby-Doo), Billie Piper (Doctor Who), Robert Englund (A Nightmare on Elmstreet), Sting (WWE), Weird Al Yankovic, Jason David Frank, Blake Foster, Catherine Sutherland, Hilary Shepard, Michael Copon, Nakia Burrise, Selwyn Ward, and Steve Cardenas (Power Rangers), Beverly D’Angelo (National Lampoon), Andrew Cassesse, Brian Tochi, Curtis Armstrong, Donald Gibb, Julia Montgomery, Larry Scott, Robert Carradine, and Ted McGinley (Revenge of the Nerds), Caleb McLaughlin, Gaten Matarazzo, and Sadie Sink (Stranger Things) and many more.
This year’s show features a climbing wall and mechanical bull, as well as appearances by the CT-V, The New England Brethren of Pirates and The New England Garrison – the New England Chapter of the 501st Legion. Not to mention a separate Kids Con full of family friendly activities, along with video game tournaments, cosplay contests, photo ops, autograph sessions, panels, workshops, a tattoo station, portfolio review, artists alley, exhibitors floor, and more. Throughout the three-day show, RICC will also be hosting several exciting after parties.
The show is running Friday 3 PM to 9 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 $75, while children under 6 are admitted for free.
For more information on the upcoming convention, or to purchase tickets, visit www.ricomiccon.com.