The New York Comic Con 2017 guide

Everything you need to know about New York Comic Con 2017 including where to get tickets and fantastic cosplay costumes

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Get your silicone ears and Infinity Gauntlets ready: The biggest pop culture event in North America is back and wilder than ever—New York Comic Con 2017! Filled with can’t-miss panels, celebrities, shopping and all the cosplay costumes you could ever fantasize about, this geek Mecca is one of the best things to do in fall. If you’re feeling a bit dazed from hot-gluing your costume together (although, you could also hit up a Halloween store in NYC or one of the citiy's many thrift stores), we’ve got you covered with the basics, from ticket prices to awesome Super Week events and kick-ass NYC parties. And don't forget to binge the best superhero and action movies on Netflix before you go!

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When is New York Comic Con?

New York Comic Con is October 5 through October 8, 2017.

Where is New York Comic Con?

New York Comic Con 2016 is at the Jacob K. Javits Convention Center on Eleventh Ave in Hell's Kitchen. Take the A, C, E, 1, 2 or 3 subway lines to 34th St–Penn Station.

How do I get New York Comic Con tickets?

You can purchase New Yock Comic Con tickets on the NYCC website.

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What should I wear to New York Comic?

Costumes are not mandatory, but if you’re in the cosplay spirit, you can check out some of our favorite Comic Con styles from past fests.

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Any tips of after comic-con cosplay parties in the city???