The Northeast Comic Con & Collectibles Extravaganza, A Pop Culture Expo is this weekend! The event takes place from Saturday, June 20th to Sunday, June 21st running from 10am-6pm and 10am-5pm respectively.
The Comic Con fun will be held at the Shriner’s Auditorium in Wilmington, MA. The auditorium is located 20 minutes north of Boston or exit 39 off Route 93. There will be free parking available.
Tickets are available for presale, but day of tickets will be available as well. Children under age 7 will be admitted for free, while children 7-13 tickets are $10 per day or $15 for a weekend pass. Adult tickets are $20 for Saturday and $15 for Sunday. VIP tickets and other packages are available as well.
Comic Con boasts cosplay, games, geekbeat radio, K!dz, panels, photo ops, car, and entertainment. There is something to experience for everyone in the family!
The guest of honor is Adam West, celebrating the 50th anniversary of the Batman TV series. Photo ops and a panel discussion with Adam West will take place, as well as appearances from the Bat Mobile and the Bat Cycle.
Comic Con will also honor the 40th anniversary of Jaws, and Bruce the shark will be in attendance. The 150th anniversary of the Alice in Wonderland story will be celebrated this year through a Steampunk Mad Tea Party.
And don’t forget to stop by the Gemr booth to take part in the Nintendo World Championship. The Gemr van will be inside handing out free tee shirts, lanyards, and more!
Information on ticketing and special events can be found at the Northeast Comic Con website. http://www.necomiccon.net