The New York Comic Con is the biggest pop culture conference on the East Coast. It is held at the Jacob Javits Center in New York City and offers a range of entertainment industry exhibitors including comics, graphic novels, anime, manga, video games, toys, movies and television. With some of the biggest names in the entertainment industry attending, the New York Comic Con offers panels and autograph sessions for its attendees, as well as screening rooms that give sneak peaks of new and upcoming movies and television shows.
The Javits Center is located in Midtown Manhattan at 655 West 34th Street on 11th Avenue between 34th and 40th streets, NYC. La Guardia Airport is the closest airport to Midtown but JFK and Newark are easily accessible as well. Public transportation includes subway, bus and ferry.
For more specific directions visit the Javits Center's website.
Hotels around or near the Javits Center include The Gem Hotel- Chelsea, New Yorker Hotel, the Quality Inn Midtown, the Radisson Martinique and The Jade Hotel just to name a few. The New York Comic Con is also partnered with onPeak to give you deals on official partnered hotels. Check out the Official New York City Comic Con Hotels full list.
The Big Apple has no shortage of places to eat. In fact it has more Irish Pubs than Dublin itself! If you're feeling adventurous just take a walk and pop in wherever catches your eye. If you're looking for something more specific, NYCC has put together a list of Con favorites.
During the show there are many events to see and participate in including sneak peak screenings, panels, and autograph sessions with the featured guests at New York City Comic Con. There is so much at New York Comic Con, you have to check it out! Getting a little tired of the show floor? You're in luck New York City is right outside...
Near the Javits Center in NYC are the 9/11 tribute center, Times Square the Empire State building, NYC waterway tours, and location tours. There are many dining opportunities in and around the Javits Center from fine dining and local bars. Or just walk around and explore on foot the wonder that is NYC.
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