The New York Comic Con 2020 guide

New York Comic Con 2020 brings video panels, workshops and costumed comic book characters to life that you can experience from your couch

NYC Comic Con 2019
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Get your silicone ears and Infinity Gauntlets ready: The biggest pop culture event in North America is back—New York Comic Con 2020! While this year is online, it's still filled with can’t-miss panels, celebrities and all the cosplay you could ever fantasize about, this event is one of the best things to do in fall. Don't forget to binge the best superhero and action movies on Netflix before you tune in to get in the spirit!

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When is New York Comic Con?

New York Comic Con is October 8 to October 11, 2020. 

Where is New York Comic Con?

New York Comic Con 2020 is usually at Jacob K. Javits Convention Center on Eleventh Ave in Hell's Kitchen. This year it is entirely virtual. A full schedule is available online.

How do I get New York Comic Con tickets?

This year, New York Comic Con is free. If you feel like spending money for super fans, you can shell out for a digital meet-and-greet with your choice of a variety of different celebrities, including Garrett Wang of Star Trek: Voyager. You can also pay for a celebrity to make you a personalized recorded video, or pay to attend a virtual Dungeons & Dragons workshop with podcast hosts Clint, Justin, Travis and Griffin McElroy.

What should I wear to New York Comic?

If you’re in the cosplay spirit, you can check out some of our favorite Comic Con styles from past fests, and wear a costume from your couch.

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