Signature Events

Comicon Movie Night
Details:
Comicon Movie Night at Chase Field! - Come watch The Amazing Spider-Man with us Friday, June 6th, 12:30am. Stadium opens at 11:30pm. $20 per ticket includes the movie screening, 1 ticket to a Diamondbacks game on August 2nd and a Diamondbacks Zombie Doll. A portion of the sales benefits Kids Need to Read.
Date / Time:
Friday

11:30PM (Movie starts at 12:30am)
Chase Field
Arizona Comedy All-Stars
Details:
Bru-Ha-Ha Comedy Productions brings Comicon an All-Star cast of some of Arizona's best professional stand-up comedians! See Valley favorites Travis Thurman, Boomer Nichols, Jill Bryan, recently crowned 2014 Arizona's Funniest Comedian Bob Kubota and MORE!
Date / Time:
Thursday

8 - 9:30PM
3rd Street Outdoor Activities Area
Ask a SuperWhoLock
Details:
It's back and even better than before! Wondering how Sherlock would deal with Lucifer himself? Or what Jack Harkness thinks of Castiel? Ask SuperWhoLock is back, your chance to grill your favorite hit TV show characters!
Date / Time:
Saturday

3PM
Valley of the Sun Ballroom (Sheraton)
Avengers Boot camp
Details:
The Arizona Avengers are back and looking for more future Avengers! Come see if you have with it takes throwing Thor's hammer, Captain Americas shield, and Hawkeye's bow- and become one of Arizonas mightiest heros!
Date / Time:
Friday

12PM - 1PM
Sunday
1:30PM - 2:30PM
South Building 155-158
Brain Eating Contest #1
Details:
All zombies are welcome to this brain eating feast. Multiple age groups will compete against each other to eat their way out of the ground earning the right to eat brains. Zombies, worms, brains, prizes and fun!!
Date / Time:
Saturday

4:30 - 5:30PM
South building room 166
Brain Eating Contest #2
Details:
All zombies are welcome to this brain eating feast. Multiple age groups will compete against each other to eat their way out of the ground earning the right to eat brains. Zombies, worms, brains, prizes and fun!!
Date / Time:
Sunday

12 - 1PM
South building room 167
Browncoat Jamboree
Details:
It's time to put on your pretties for a mighty fine shindig. Join the Arizona Browncoat's at the Sheraton Oculus for The Browncoat's Jamboree. Stand up to the Alliance while getting down on the dance floor. Don't forget to dress your best for the costume contest and photo booth!
Date / Time:
Saturday

6PM
Sheraton Oculus
Captians Cantian: Firefly
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Date / Time:
Friday

12PM - 2AM
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Comedy Mutant Tour
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A stand up comedy show featuring Head Mutant Brian Posehn, Myk Kaplan and Mike Drucker!

Date / Time:
Saturday

7PM - 8:30PM
Sheraton Valley of the Sun
Cosplay Fashion Show
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Cosplay mixer
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Dress up in your best character costume and hang out with those who share your passion. Enjoy live entertainment, signature cocktails, and contests.
Date / Time:
Thursday

7PM - 9PM
PLACE
Doctor Who: Party like a Timelord
Details:
Jump inside the TARDIS and Party Like a Time Lord with music, dancing, and themed drinks!
Date / Time:
Friday

4PM - 7PM
Place
Epic Proportions Tour Kickoff
Details:
Our opening night features amazing tour artists. Star of VH1 Classic's Rock N Roll Fantasy Camp and national touring solo artist, Gabe Kubanda, leads off the music, followed by the female-fronted rock band who has opened for Blink 182 and Fall Out Boy: Halocene. Topping the schedule is the quirky, eccentric, high-energy and simply unclassifiable Captain Squeegee's in the night's headline performance!
Date / Time:
Saturday

9:30PM - 12AM
3rd Street Outdoor Activities Area
Feats of strength with justice league arizona
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Can you bend steel? Punch through walls? Lift tons? Fight crime with a batarang? See if you have what it takes to do the impossible and become a legend! Come join the Justice League Arizona as they make superheroes out of you!
Date / Time:
Saturday

12PM - 1PM
South Building 155-158
Geek family feud
Details:
Come join us as we put two families head to head in a Phoenix Comicon presentation of Geek Family Feud! Questions and answers that only the Geekiest Family will know! This is a pre-registration event. If you are interested having your family considered as a contestant, please email amber.riendeau@phoenixcomicon.com for more information.
Date / Time:
Sunday

3PM - 4PM
South Building 155-158
Geek Prom
Details:
Don't miss the 5th annual Kids Need to Read Geek Prom, sponsored by Bookmans Entertainment Exchange and made possible by Phoenix Comicon. The theme for Geek Prom 2014 is Retro Gaming. To learn more about this event, including ticketing information click: http://www.phoenixcomicon.com/shop/
Date / Time:
Friday

9PM - 12AM
Sheraton Valley of the Sun Ballroom

 

Jedi Reading Acedemy
Details:
Families who love reading, and a certain galaxy far, far away, are needed by the Phoenix Public Library to help defeat the Galactic Empire. Padawans from across the galaxy will complete their Jedi training by mastering the force through various quests and receive certification establishing them as the guardians of reading.
Date / Time:
Friday

1PM - 3AM
PLACE: TBD
lego build off
Details:
Challenge your imagination and LEGO building skills! LEGO will be supplied (sorry, not to keep). This friendly competition is open to all.
Date / Time:
Sunday
1:30PM - 2:30PM
Art Room
lego build off
Details:
Challenge your building skills! LEGO will be supplied (sorry, not to keep). This friendly competition is aimed at youth 12 and under, but all are welcome to come see the fun and creativity!
Date / Time:
Saturday
12:00PM - 1:00PM
Art Room
Masquerade Costume Contest
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Minecraft Block party
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Block out in style at our all ages party. Try your hand at blasting Creepers, compete in the Block Build-off, forge your own tools or just dance your pixels off.
Date / Time:
Saturday

5PM - 9PM
NASA and FameLab International Present: FameLab Exhibition Show
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One Man Star War's Trilogy
Details: One Man Star Wars Trilogy is an Off-Broadway play based on the original Star Wars trilogy, written and performed by Canadian actor Charles Ross.
Date / Time:
Friday

1pm - 2:30pm
Saturday
1pm - 2:30pm

Renaissance Grand Ballroom
Panty & Stockings Fan Service Pajama Party
Details:
This one aint for the young'ins! Themed on the anime of the same name come dance all night to the best electronic dance music in your coolest PJs. Try to win a prize for best Cosplay dancer, Compete for the Miss Fanservice 2014 title, check out the go-go dancers and enjoy one of our themed adult beverages.
Date / Time:
Saturday

10PM - 2AM
Peter Pan's Pool Party
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A Pool Party with a Peter Pan theme. Cool down in the pool overlooking the city or head over to the bar and grab a refreshing beverage. Dress in your best Neverland swimwear and enter the contest. You may even see a mermaid.
Date / Time:
Saturday

2PM - 4PM
PLACE: TBD
Phoenix Comicon Car Show
Details:
If you're a fan of fusion-powered time machines, folding robots or retro creek-leaping muscle, jump on the opportunity to see some of your favorite tv and movie cars, along with some of the other righteous rides outside the Con.
Date / Time:
Thursday-Sunday

All Day
3rd Street Outdoor Activities Area
Roller Derby Double Feature
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Expect a voracious double feature of derby damage, kickstarted by Grave Danger, with the Desert Dolls Roller Derby bringing the pain in the evening's first bout. Then stay tuned as the AZ Roller Derby continues the carnage in the second bout, capped off by the sounds of Kevin Daly's Chicken & Waffles. Between bouts there will be a raffle drawing to benefit the Kids Need to Read charity.

Date / Time:
Friday
8:45PM - 11:45PM
3rd Street Outdoor Activities Area
Saturday Night Street Party
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A night of fabulous music awaits as Deus Ex Vapore Machina creates classically-styled music imbued with Modern Technological Advancement, combining the best of past, present and future into what is fondly dubbed 'stringpunk'. Then Valley favorite, DJ Sean Watson, a regular feature to the legions at the Crescent Ballroom and Bar Smith, showcases his unapologetic musical tastes, filling the air with powerful tracks in his headlining performance.

Date / Time:
Saturday
9:30PM - 12AM
3rd Street Outdoor Activities Area
Sci-Fi Speed Dating
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Date / Time:
Sunday
1:30PM
Valley of the Sun Ballroom (Sheraton)
Sherlock Social Media Scavenger Hunt
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A picture scavenger hunt using your mobile device and Twitter. Choose your team and get ready.
Date / Time:
Saturday
2PM - 4PM
PLACE: TBD
Star Trek Continues
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Join Larry Nemecek (Dr. McCoy) and Todd Haberkorn (Mr. Spock) as we screen the latest episode of Star Trek Continues, "Lolani", and host a Q and A with stars of the popular Star Trek fan series.
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DAY: TBD
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PLACE: TBD
Star Wars v. Star Trek III - The FINAL SHOWDOWN
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DAY: TBD
TIME: TBD
PLACE: TBD
Steampunk Ball
Details: Adventurers and adventuresses, engineers and airship Captains are all welcome to attempt their hand at the official PCC Tea Dueling event. The winner will be of course declared champion and have full bragging rights the rest of the gathering. Afterwards, join the dance floor to enjoy the live sounds of Deus Ex Vapore Machina. These performers will delight with a lovely marriage of Edwardian and Victorian era composers twisted up with a modern flair.
Date / Time:
Friday
5PM - 8PM
Renaissance Grand Ballroom
Super Hero Headquarters
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Superheroes one and all come out for our opening night party. Compete in the DC vs Marvel tug-o-war to find out once and for all which side is strongest, dress up for the costume contest, dance or just sit back and enjoy one of our themed cocktails.
Date / Time:
Thursday

10PM - 2AM
PLACE
Talk Nerdy to me Burlesque Show
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Date / Time:
Friday

10PM - 1AM
PLACE
Phoenix Comicon's Fright House sponsored by Lady Luck Tattoo Phoenix
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Why wait until October to visit a Haunted House when you can visit one in June? This year we will have our very own Haunted House. We've got some great surprises in store for you. Let's just say you will be besieged by a timey wimey mix of horrors that exist within our pop culture world. Do you believe you have the strength to escape if you dare to enter ? Come and find out.
Date / Time:
All days

Various Times
South building room 162-163
Villains aftermath party
Details:
Finally a party for the baddies! Dress in your best villain outfit, sing karaoke with your follow evil doers, and get out all that pent up aggression in Shoot-a-hero.
Date / Time:
Saturday

10:30PM - 12:30AM
PLACE
WHO-lywood Squares
Details:
Join your host, the Doctor as he selects members of the audience to play the classic TV game show "Hollywood Squares", with series characters as the panelists. Will anyone "crash" the panel again this year? All we can say is, Who knows? Who? Knows?
Date / Time:
Saturday

1:30PM
Valley of the Sun Ballroom (Sheraton)
Zombie Beauty Pageant
Details:
Bring out your dead for the annual Phoenix Comicon Zombie Beauty Pageant. Get zombi-fied and walk the catwalk to impress the judges and claim the crown.
Date / Time:
Thursday

9PM - 11PM
Valley of the Sun Ballroom (Sheraton)
Zombie Gauntlet by Battlefield Live AZ
Details:
Welcome to the first BFLAZ Zombie Gauntlet. Do you think you could survive a Zombie Apocalypse? Here's your chance to test your shooting skills with this laser tag style experience. Special Event Entry is $5.00 per person and can be purchased at the door. Four (4) levels each progressively more difficult than the last. A prize awaits all who survive the dreaded ZOMBIE GAUNTLET
Date / Time:
Thursday and Friday

Various Times
South building room 160-161
Zombie Obstacle Course
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Do you want a real obstacle course where you have to climb over, under, around objects while at the same time avoiding the grasps of zombies? Well join us at the Zombie Obstacle Course to test your endurance against obstacles both living (well maybe not living) and non-living.
Date / Time:
All Days

Various Times
South building room 164-165
Zombie Walk
Details: Zombie Walk Sponsored by Easley's Fun Shop
The living dead can come add to the massive zombie horde, as it's tactically contained by the Department of Zombie Defense and Umbrella Corp's AZ Hive at the 7th annual event. Zombify yourself at the Get Your Zombie On panel before the Walk.
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Staging starts at 7PM
Walk from 7:30-8:30PM
3rd Street Outdoor Activities Area