Long Beach Comic & Horror Con will be celebrating its 5th anniversary on Nov. 23rd and 24th in 2013. Join us for an exciting weekend filled with comic books, creators, entertainment, education and tons of costumes! Advance ticket purchasers of a weekend ticket will be allowed early access to the exhibit hall on Saturday and Sunday morning at 9:30 am!
The hours on Saturday are 10:00 am - 7:00 pm (advance ticket holders get in at 9:30 am) and
Sunday are: 10:00 am - 5:00 pm(advance ticket holders get in at 9:30 am).
See you in Long Beach!
We offer senior citizen, military and law enforcement discounts. Please use codes: MilitaryandLawenforcementor seniorcitizendiscount to get a $5 discount off an admission ticket. Must show proof of status upon arrival.
Refunds may be requested by sending an email with order number, date of order and email address used by sending all required information to firstname.lastname@example.org. Please allow 24 hours for a reply. Refunds are not available after November 23, 2013.
IMPORTANT NOTE: your credit card statement will read "MAD Event Management."
MAD Event Management, LLC is an event planning facilitator. Its President, Martha Donato has over 19 years of experience producing annual large-scale comic book and pop culture conventions around the country, including Los Angeles, New York, Philadelphia, Chicago and Dallas, as well as smaller seminars and conferences. Martha is the Executive Director of Long Beach Comic Con.
LONG BEACH, CA (October 30, 2013) – Long Beach Comic & Horror Con to have 3rd Annual Costume Contest and inaugural Cosplay Corner at Long Beach Comic & Horror Con November 23 and 24.
The 3rd Annual Costume Contest will include cash prizes and giveaways for an assortment of categories. The categories will include:
• Best in Show Award - $500 cash prize • Best Group Presentation - $250 cash prize • Best Skit Award - $250 cash prize • Best Video Game Character Award - $250 cash prize • Best Comic Book Character Award – merchandise prize • Best Animation Character Award – merchandise prize
Best Horror Character Award - merchandise prize
Participants will be judged by a committee of three judges including Jesse Snider (Judge on the SyFy Channel’s hit show Heroes of Cosplay), Aspen Comic’s Vince Hernandez (creator of the new Aspen comic titled Cosplay, Spring 2014 release), and Professional Cosplayer, Vampy Bit Me.
All contestants are encouraged to enter the contest both before and during the show. On-site entries will be available at Booth 50 on the exhibit floor. In addition to the Costume Contest, Long Beach will debut its Cosplay Corner, where fans will have the opportunity to meet and greet some of their favorite cosplayers, take pictures, and mingle with their favorite characters.