MID-HUDSON COMIC CON THE FIRST COMIC AND POP CULTURE EVENT BACK IN NY STATE! HELD AT THE MJN – MAJED J. NESHEIWAT CONVENTION CENTER, FORMLY THE MID-HUDSON CIVIC CENTER CITY CENTER ON AUGUST 28-29, 2021! PRESS RELEASE
Poughkeepsie, NY – Due to ever-rising pop culture and comic book fan demands, Poughkeepsie, NY will host its 1st year of pop culture comic con platform on August 28-29, 2021. Saturday 10:00am – 6:00pm and Sunday 10:00am – 4:00pm. VIP ticket holders get early access at 9:30am each day.
TICKETS ON SALE NOW FOR MID-HUDSON COMIC CON
TICKETS: Day passes for adults are $23 on Saturday and $20 on Sunday; weekend passes are $38; tickets for children ages 7 to 15, students, military and seniors are $15 a day; weekend passes for students, military personnel and seniors are $25; tickets for children ages 6 and under are FREE. VIP tickets are $85. Masks requested for those who are not vaccinated.
This two-day event will feature:
· Celebrities: Sarah Natochenny who voices Ash Ketchum and many others from Pokemon; Philo Barnhart is a professional film animator who has worked on The Little Mermaid, Beauty and the Beast, The Secret of Nimh, The Smurfs, The Black Cauldron, The Rescuers Down Under, An American Tail, and much more; Mr. USA Tony Atlas former WWE/WWF Hall of Famer wrestler; Tito Santana (Sat. ONLY 11am-3:30pm) former WWE/WWF Hall of Famer wrestler!
· Top Guest Artists: Robert Bruno, Jim Lawson, Dave Ryan, Charles Barnette III, Kevin Kobasic, Jay Mooers, Andrew Paquette, and Charles Moisant.
· Cosplay Groups: Hudson Valley Ghostbusters, Inc (raising money for American Foundation For Suicide Prevention)
· Cosplay Guest Stars: Jennard Cosplays (Fundraising For The Trevor Project), Chelsea Von Chastity, Sweetheart Harley, GMX Cosplay, Coach Moses.
· Show floor will include: vendor and artist exhibitors from all over the world, guest artists, celebrities, tabletop gaming, Magic: The Gathering TableTop Gaming, cosplay contests, panels, and other pop culture fun!
· Charities: American Foundation For Suicide Prevention. Fundraising For The Trevor Project. · Sponsors: Poughkeepsie Public Library, Kyoto Anime, The Undisputed Comic King, Joe Kool Comics and Minis, Excelsior Comics, Absolutely Awesome Collectibles
• MJN – MAJED J. NESHEIWAT CONVENTION CENTER: 14 Civic Center Plaza Poughkeepsie, NY