Tidewater Comicon 2018

Earth's Mightiest Comicon

12 May 2018 - 13 May 2018
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Virginia Beach Convention Center
Virginia Beach / Virginia / United States of America

Tidewater Comicon is Virginia's fastest growing comic book convention, featuring celebrity guests, comic book creators, arcade, panels, and events. It is the brainchild of founder Mike Federali who sold his entire comic book collection at garage sales, flea markets (and even on AMC’s Comic Book Men) to make the show possible. This 2 days comic convention is being organized by Tidewater Comicon. The venue of this event is Virginia Beach Convention Center which is located in Virginia Beach, Virginia, United States of America. The event will be held from 12 May 2018, Saturday to 13 May 2018, Sunday. Tidewater Comicon 2018 will showcase a wide range of products and services related to comic book, anime & manga sectors from the leading exhibitors such as comic books and related popular arts, science fiction, fantasy, film, television, horror, animation, anime, manga, toys, collectible card games, video games, webcomics, fantasy novels, graphic novels, super heroes jewelry & collectibles, hobby supplies, lothing, videos, DVDs, prints, buttons, stickers, plushies, jewelry, and cosplay accessories. The approximate number of exhibitors that will exhibit at this event is over 100. The event will accommodate approximately 35,000 square feet of exhibit space. Over 20,000 visitors are expected at this comic convention. The frequency of Tidewater Comicon is annual. This comic convention has been running since 2013.

  Address : 1000 19th Street

  City : Virginia Beach, VA

  Country : United States of America

  Phone : +1 757-385-2000

  Website : Click here for venue website

Virginia Beach Convention Center

Virginia Beach is a meeting locale that rivals any on the East Coast. With more hotels, entertainment, shopping and dining options than ever, it’s the ideal place to bring people together year-round. Located only minutes from the beach and resort area, Virginia Beach Convention Center is a beautifully designed, well-organized event venue that can host a range of events from meetings to conventions, trade shows to conferences. The Center offers over 516,000 gross square feet, over 150,000 square feet of column-free exhibit space, nearly 29,000 square feet of meeting space, over 31,000 square feet ballroom (one of the largest on the east coast), and 2,209 free parking spaces.

Organized by

Tidewater Comicon

City: Virginia Beach, VA

Country: United States of America


  • Saturday : 10am - 6pm
  • Sunday : 11am - 5pm

Event at a glance

  Event Type Regional Trade Show
  Start Date 12 May 2018, Saturday
  End Date 13 May 2018, Sunday
  Category Comic Book, Anime & Manga
  Venue Virginia Beach Convention Center
  City Virginia Beach, VA
  State Virginia
  Country United States of America
  Organizer Tidewater Comicon
  Web Site Click for official website
  First Year 2013
  Frequency Annual
  Visitors 20,000+
  Exhibitors 100+
  Space 35,000 square feet
  Open to The public

Past Editions

  • 13 May 2017 - 14 May 2017
    Virginia Beach Convention Center, Virginia Beach, VA
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