Catch the Wave

The Grand Rapids Comic-Con will be held on November 9-11, 2018, at the DeVos Place on 303 Monroe Avenue Northwest in Grand Rapids, Michigan. Get ready for three days packed with pop culture madness!

Exciting media guests attending the show include Walter Koenig (Star Trek), John Ratzenberger (Toy Story), Doug Jones (Shape of Water), Adrian Paul (The Highlander), Jake Busey (The Predator), Danielle Colby (Tempest Storm), Kara Eberle, Elizabeth Maxwell, and Jen Brown (RWBY), Trace Beaulieu and Frank Conniff (Mystery Science Theater 3000), The Chiodo Brothers (Killer Klowns From Outer Space), David Hayter (Solid Snake in Metal Gear Solid), Jen Cohn (Overwatch), Sara Mitich (Star Trek: Discovery), Anastasia Baranova (Z-Nation), Carla Perez (Turbo: A Power Rangers Movie), Tim Rose (Star Wars), Julie Dolan (Star Wars Rebels), Ricou Browning (Creature From The Black Lagoon), Len Uhley and Eric and Julia Lewald (X-Men: The Animated Series), and Rob Miller (Face Off). 

Comic guests attending the show include Kevin Eastman (Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles), Michael Golden (Micronauts), Tony Isabella (Black Lightning), Arvell Jones (The Avengers), Mike Grell (Green Arrow), James Tynion IV (Batman), Joyce Chin (Thor), Steve Orlando (Supergirl), Agnes Garbowska (DC Super Hero Girls), Matt Haley (Wonder Woman 77), Robert Pope (Scooby-Doo), Thom Zahler (Knights of the Zodiac), Renee Witterstaetter (She-Hulk), Dirk Manning (Nightmare World), K. Lynn Smith (Plume), Douglas Paskiewicz (The Tick), Jason Moore (Evil Ernie: Destroyer), Scott Rosema (Space Ghost), Seth Damoose (Tales of Mr. Rhee), and Randy Zimmerman (Flint Comics). 

Along with an impressive roster of special guests, Grand Rapids Comic-Con is also hosting a variety of fun events. They include a car show, film fest, art auction, sword experience, Brazen Monkey’s giant robot display, anime room, Hall of Heroes museum, and the Nexus Gaming Alliance retro gaming arcade. There’s also a costume contest, fan panels, a Lego building kids area, and after hour activities such as trivia night, D&D live, karaoke and more!

The con is running Friday 2 PM to 8 PM, Saturday 10 AM to 7 PM, and Sunday 10 AM to 5 PM. One-day passes are $20 for Friday, $30 for Saturday, and $25 for Sunday. A three-day pass is available for $55. Children 5-12 are admitted for $7 each day with a full weekend pass available for $15. 

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