Comic-Con International 2018

San Diego Comic Con

The granddaddy of pop culture festivals in the United States

19 Jul 2018 - 22 Jul 2018
Preview Night: July 18
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San Diego Convention Center
San Diego / California / United States of America

Comic-Con International is a multi-genre entertainment and comic convention, and the largest pop culture event in the United States, featuring panel discussions that include full casts of the hottest TV shows and movies, countless seminars and workshops with professional artists and writers, movie and television premiers, and much more. This 4 days comic convention is being organized by Comic-Con International. The venue of this event is San Diego Convention Center which is located in San Diego, California, United States of America. The event will be held from 19 July 2018, Thursday to 22 July 2018, Sunday. Comic-Con International 2018 will showcase a wide range of products and services related to comic book and pop culture sectors from the leading exhibitors such as comic books and related popular arts, professional wrestling, science fiction/fantasy, film/television, horror, animation, anime, manga, toys, collectible card games, video games, webcomics, fantasy novels, graphic novels, small press, special guests. The approximate number of exhibitors that will exhibit at this event is over 700. The event will accommodate approximately 460,000 square feet of exhibit space. Over 200,000 visitors are expected at this comic convention. Visitor profile of this event includes thousands of artists, celebrities and fans of comic books, movie memorabilia and all things related to pop culture. The frequency of Comic-Con International is annual. This comic convention has been running since 1970.

  Address : 111 West Harbor Drive

  City : San Diego, CA

  Country : United States of America

  Phone : +1 619-525-5000

  Website : Click here for venue website

San Diego Convention Center

Located in the Marina district of downtown San Diego, the San Diego Convention Center is the meeting planner's choice for hosting major conventions, trade shows, meetings and special events with 615.700 square feet (57.200 square meters) of exhibit space. The convention center is just 10 minutes from the San Diego International Airport.

Organized by

Comic-Con International

Comic-Con International is a nonprofit educational corporation dedicated to creating awareness of, and appreciation for, comics and related popular artforms, primarily through the presentation of conventions and events that celebrate the historic and ongoing contribution of comics to art and culture.

Address: P.O. Box 128458

City: San Diego, CA

Country: United States of America

Phone: +(1)-(619)-4912475

Fax: +(1)-(619)-4141022


  • Thursday – Saturday : 9:30 AM–7:00 PM
  • Sunday : 9:30 AM–5:00 PM

Event at a glance

  Event Type International Trade Show
  Start Date 19 July 2018, Thursday
  End Date 22 July 2018, Sunday
  Category Comic Book, Anime & Manga
  Venue San Diego Convention Center
  City San Diego, CA
  State California
  Country United States of America
  Organizer Comic-Con International
  Web Site Click for official website
  First Year 1970
  Frequency Annual
  Visitors 200,000+
  Exhibitors 700+
  Space 460,000 square feet
  Open to The public

Past Editions

  • 20 Jul 2017 - 23 Jul 2017
    San Diego Convention Center, San Diego, CA
  • 21 Jul 2016 - 24 Jul 2016
    San Diego Convention Center, San Diego, CA
  • 09 Jul 2015 - 12 Jul 2015
    San Diego Convention Center, San Diego, CA
  • 24 Jul 2014 - 27 Jul 2014
    San Diego Convention Center, San Diego, CA
  • 18 Jul 2013 - 21 Jul 2013
    San Diego Convention Center, San Diego, CA
  • 12 Jul 2012 - 15 Jul 2012
    San Diego Convention Center, San Diego, CA
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