Wintercon NY Comic & Sci Fi Expo Returns Dec. 3-4 2016
Wintercon New York Comic & Sci-Fi Expo 
Saturday, December 3, 2016, 10:30am – 8pm
Sunday, December 4, 2016, 10:30am- 5pm
Resorts World Casino, 110-00 Rockaway Blvd, Jamaica, NY 11420
The weekend of December 3rd & 4th, 2016, WINTERCON NY Comic & Sci-Fi Expo brings the world of Cool Geek Fandom to Resorts World Casino in Jamaica, Queens, NY! Returning for its third triumphant year, the exciting two day event features the best of the Comic Book, Sci-Fi, Cosplay, Fantasy, and Pop Culture worlds brought to you by the promoters of Big Apple Con and Eternal Con. Hundreds of dealer tables will be selling comics, toys, collectibles, videos, T-shirts, sci-fi jewelry, and more, just in time for your holiday shopping! Panels and performances will run all weekend long.
Featured guests include: from Star Wars, the Wookie himself, Peter Mayhew, Chewbacca! Joining him from the Rebel Forces are: Mike Quinn (Nien Nunb/Ree-Yees), Garrick Hagon (Biggs Darklighter, Red 3), and Jack Klaff (John D, Red 4). We are also overjoyed to welcome back Nichelle Nichols, Lt. Uhura from Star Trek, and to present George Lazenby (James Bond in On Her Majesty’s Secret Service), Adrienne Barbeau (Swamp Thing, Escape From New York), and Dustin Diamond (Screech in Saved By The Bell). From The Warriors meet Michael Beck, James Remar, David Harris, Terry Michos, Dorsey Wright, and Bryan Tyler, and from The Walking Dead we present Austin Amelio (Dwight) and Seth Gilliam (Reverend Gabriel Stokes). Celebrating the 35th Anniversary of Mad Max 2: The Road Warrior we host cast members Virginia Hey (Farscape), Bruce Spence, Emil Minty, Kjell Nilsson, and Vernon Wells. There is also a special screening of the film with a cast Q & A at the Alamo Drafthouse Downtown Brooklyn on Friday, December 2nd at 7:00pm, and tickets and information are available via https://drafthouse.com/nyc/show/mad-max-2-the-road-warrior-with-cast-reunion
Legendary comic artist Rich Buckler (Deathlok, Fantastic Four) will be heading up Artist Alley, which will include favorites Ken Kelly (Kiss, Micronauts), Sean Chen (Wolverine, Iron Man), Paris Cullins (Blue Devil, Blue Beetle), Brian Kong (Leaf Trading Cards, Cryptozoic Entertainment), Nelson DeCastro (Superman, X-Force), Kristin Gudsnuk (Henchgirl) and other Mainstream and Indie comics creators and publishers.
Winter Con presents the LARGEST Costume Contest in the area! The Masquerade Cosplay Contest on Saturday is sponsored by Spat Oktan of Spatcave Studios. This is a craftsmanship award show, with a pre-judging session and a catwalk display. Last year we had a great number of beautiful costumes be a part of our contest, and this year there will now be more categories. Special Cosplay Guests include: Tank, Jennifer Rose, Joker’s Harley, the Empire Saber Guild, the 501st Legion, and Ruby Rinekso.
Admission: Saturday: $29.99 adults, $15 kids; Sunday $24.99 adults, $10 kids; Two-day pass: $50 adults, $20 kids; VIP packages: $100-250
NY Wintercon is the easiest con in the world to get to! You just jump on the subway A train, which goes to the Aqueduct/North Conduit station, and a Resorts World Casino Shuttle will take you to the casino entrance! Resorts World Casino also has free shuttle buses from all over the city going straight to the con, and free outdoor parking.

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Wintercon NY Comic & Sci Fi Expo Returns Dec. 3-4 2016 Wintercon New York Comic & Sci-Fi Expo  Saturday, December 3, 2016, 10:30am – 8pm Sunday, December 4, 2016, 10:30am- 5pm Resorts World Casino, 110-00 Rockaway Blvd, Jamaica, NY 11420 www.NYWINTERCON.com The weekend of December 3rd & 4th, 2016, WINTERCON NY Comic & Sci-Fi Expo brings...