RALEIGH SUPERCON will be held July 14-16, 2017 at the Raleigh Convention Center. Supercon is 3 days of fun featuring celebrity guests, comic book creators, voice actors, industry guests, cosplayers, artists, writers, panels, Q&A’s, films & shorts, costume & cosplay contests, vendors, parties, anime, workshops, video gaming and more!
Supercon is for fans of pop culture, superheroes, science fiction, anime, cartoons, video games, and more. Dress up in costume or come as you are for this family friendly event.
RALEIGH CONVENTION CENTER LOCATION & PHONE NUMBER:
500 S Salisbury St, Raleigh, NC 27601 • (919) 996-8500
Convention Event Hours / Exhibition Room Hours:
Friday, 12:30PM – 1:00AM / 12:30PM – 8:00PM
Saturday, 10:30AM – 2:00AM / 10:30AM – 8:00PM
Sunday, 10:30AM – 8:00PM / 10:30AM – 6:30PM
Supercon features over 400 hours of programming that runs until late at night. Some of the highlights for RALEIGH SUPERCON include:
- Cosplay Competitions with Trophies and Cash Prizes
- Q&As, Photo Ops, and Meet & Greets with Celebrities, Voice Actors, Comic Creators & Cosplay Guests
- Video Gaming with Free Play and Tournaments
- Super Geek Film Festival with filmmakers and screenings
- Fan panels and workshops
- Dance parties and raves
- Large Exhibition Hall with comics, toys, collectibles, and more!
CLICK HERE TO BOOK YOUR HOTEL ROOM FOR RALEIGH SUPERCON OR GO DIRECTLY TO http://raleighsupercon.com/hotels/. Book a hotel room thru our page and get a GOLDEN TICKET upgrade! RESERVE YOUR ROOM NOW BEFORE THE BEST HOTELS SELL OUT!
GOLDEN TICKET UPGRADE INCLUDES:
- Early Vendor Room access – 30 min. before official open
- Autograph & Photo Op Fast Lane Pass. Skip the long lines!
- Drawstring Bag
- Exclusive Poster
- Thursday Night Opening Night VIP Party (8:00pm-1:00am)
- 20% Discount at the Supercon merchandise booth
Use the GOLDEN TICKET with your regular admission ticket. The GOLDEN TICKET does not grant you admission to the convention. (You will get your Golden Ticket when you check into your hotel room, and you exchange it for the perks when you check into the convention. You get one Golden Ticket per night you book at the hotel if you use this link: http://raleighsupercon.com/hotels/).
Some of the highlights for Raleigh Supercon 2017 include:
- TV and Movie stars: Karen Gillan (Doctor Who, Guardians of the Galaxy), Jason Mewes (Clerks, Clerks II, Chasing Amy), Brian O’Halloran (Clerks, Clerks II, Chasing Amy), Manu Bennett (Arrow, The Hobbit, Spartacus, The Shannara Chronicles), Tony Todd (Candyman, Star Trek, Final Destination), and more to be come!
- Wrestling Superstars: Ric Flair, Amy “Lita” Dumas, Jerry Lawler, Shane “Hurricane” Helms, and more to be come!
- Comic Book creators: Mike Zeck, Jose Delbo, Neal Adams, Allen Bellman, John Beatty, Georges Jeanty, and more to be come!
- Animation stars: Charles Martinet (Mario), Richard Horvitz (Invader Zim, The Angry Beavers, Mighty Morphin Power Rangers, The Grim Adventures of Billy and Mandy), Zach Callison (Steven Universe), Paige O’Hara (Beauty and the Beast), Dana Snyder (Aqua Teen Hunger Force, Lego Star Wars, Squidbillies), and more to come!
- Anime stars: Brittney Karbowski (Date A Live!, Fullmetal Alchemist: Brotherhood, High School of the Dead), Jamie Marchi (Date of Live, Fairy Tail, Free!, High School DXD), and more to come!
- Cosplay Guests: Kiki Kannon, Handsome Jordan, Harley’s Love Shack, Sandmuffin Makeup, and more to be announced.
- Multiple costume and cosplay events each day of the show, with thousands of dollars in cash and prizes on the line!
- Over 300 booths and tables with vendors, celebrity guests, artists, filmmakers, and exhibits.
- Over 400 hours of programming with Q&A’s, Panels, Shows, Workshops, Tournaments, Contests, and More!