Comic Con Visitor Info & Tickets

BRINGING KIDS TO THE EVENT?

Remember: Kids age 12 and Under enter free of charge with adult supervision and do not require a ticket! Multiple children are able to enter with adult supervision.

New in 2018: family pass option for youths age 13-17! (See below)

New Ticket Options Available in 2018!

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Early Bird Discount Tickets
$20
  • Early Admission (10:00 am) from a separate line.
  • Discounted from full price ($30)
  • Includes access to all on-stage presentations.
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Family Value Pass
$65
  • Includes two adults and two youth age 13-17
  • Kids 12 & under still enter free
  • Perfect for families with teenagers to avoid paying full price!
  • Early Admission (10:00 am) from a separate line.
  • Discounted from full at-door admission prices.
  • Includes access to all on-stage presentations.
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Holiday Specials
$40-50
  • The perfect gift for a Comic Con fan!
  • Get 1 ticket and 1 t-shirt
  • OR 2 tickets & 1 t-shirt
  • Enjoy early bird discounts
  • Tickets include early admission starting at 10:00 pm the day of the show.
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Location

London Convention Centre (Ontario, Canada)

300 York Street – London, Ontario

Exhibitor Floor

10:00 AM – 8:00 PM (Exhibitor Floor)
*Early Admission Note: Advance ticket holders enter starting at 10:00 am from a separate line!  Regular ticket holders enter starting at 10:30 am.

Games & Special Event Hours

Special events continue until 11:00 PM.

REMEMBER: When travelling with imitation weapons & props please store them properly for your own safety and the safety of others.

GENERAL CONVENTION POLICY:

We want all guests to enjoy the Forest City Comicon! As such, any person interfering with the smooth operation of the event, or the rights of other patrons to enjoy the event in any way, may have their admission privileges revoked.
Any issues should be immediately brought to the attention of the nearest volunteer or staff member.
Remember: Cosplay is not consent.  We ask that you please do not take pictures with or touch other guests or patrons without permission. Patrons are expected to be respectful of other attendees at all times.

YOU ARE RESPONSIBLE FOR YOUR ACTIONS: Any inappropriate behaviour or misconduct will not be tolerated and no refunds will be given.

Selling or promoting without an approved vendor table is not permitted.

 

COSPLAY POLICIES:

Our Cosplay and Weapons Policy is in place for the safety and comfort of all guests.  Please take a moment to review the information below.  If you have any questions about the information below do not hesitate to contact us in advance of the event.  We will be happy to answer any questions you have.

Prop Weapons:

• All guests attending Forest City Comicon with a weapon or prop must check in at the Prop Check Desk upon arrival.  At the table you will be issued proof of inspection tag that must be visible the prop at all times.
• At any time during the convention Forest City Comicon staff have the right to inspect any prop, weapon or similar to ensure compliance with general policy and to ensure the safety and comfort of convention guests.
• Forest City Comicon reserves the right to deny entry or revoke admission privileges without refund to any guest who violates these policies or the spirit of these policies.
With Regards to Costumes:
• Cosplays should be reasonably appropriate for a family audience: in compliance with local decency laws.  Private areas should be appropriately covered. (Example: no borat-style costumes permitted).
• All imitation weapons and props must comply with Federal, Provincial and local laws. (ie. Orange Tip)
• Actual weapons are strictly prohibited (this includes de-commissioned firearms, airsoft, etc.)
• Keep items holstered, sheathed or slung unless posing for a photograph.
• Metal prop weapons are prohibited (such as metal swords and metal knives).
• Props should not have sharp edges or points.
• No replicas of contemporary Firearms.
• No projectiles of any kind allowed (ie. nerf darts)
• Weapons/props purchased while at Forest City Comicon, that you plan to use as a prop today, must be taken to the Prop Check Desk and presented to staff. If the item is approved, it may be used within the facility provided it adheres to the above mentioned guidelines.
• Weapons/props purchased while at Forest City Comicon must be removed from the venue once purchased if they do not comply with the policies listed above.  Onsite storage for weapons or props is not available.

REMEMBER: When travelling with imitation weapons & props please store them properly for your own safety and the safety of others.

 

The Forest City Comicon can be reached by e-mail at info@forestcitycomicon.ca

Equal Access Admission Policies:

The Forest City Comicon participates in the Easter Seals Access 2 Program.  This program provides free admission for attendants of persons with disabilities.  When attending the Forest City Comicon, simply present the card along with a piece of ID (not required for cardholders who are minors), and your attendant will receive a free ticket to enter the event with you!  There is no need to per-register your attendant: they may enter the advanced ticket line with you and simply show the Access2 card!

Panel / Presentation Entry

For the safety and convenience of all patrons, the Forest City Comicon allows for priority entry to panel presentations for persons who require mobility accommodations and their attendant.  Please arrive at the entry doors to the panel room no later than 15 minutes prior to the scheduled start time of the presentation.

Suggested Accommodations

Hotels are booking up fast in the London Area for a number of fall events.  Book early as availability may be limited in some locations.

Partner Hotel: Residence Inn by Marriott (One Block from Convention Centre)

Additional Options

Parking Info

There are a variety of parking options available for the London Convention Centre: for more information on parking, see Downtown London’s Parking Map.

Food is available inside the building from London Convention Centre catering in the second floor hallway.

In addition, check out the Walking Fed food truck out front.  Plus: Downtown London is also home to many eateries if you head out to explore the area!