Amazicon, the area’s premier sci-fi, comics and collectibles show, is teaming up with Gamer Con for a three day public event in Wilmington Delaware on April 7th, 8th and 9th 2017
Wilmington, DE – (Today) – The annual Delaware convention Amazicon will be held at The Double Tree by Hilton Hotel in Wilmington on Friday, Saturday and Sunday, April 7th through 9thand this year will be debuting their collaboration with Gamer Con, bringing those in attendance the benefit of two shows in one weekend. Now in its 5th year, the event will feature vendors, special guests, arcades, TV/Movie cars, industry panels, tournaments, a cosplay costume contest and more.
Attendees will have the chance to see numerous celebrity guests from TV, Movies, Broadway and the comic and pop culture industry who will be on hand all weekend signing autographs and speaking at panels. Several popular Hollywood cars that have been featured in motion pictures and on TV series will be on display as well.
Multiple vendor rooms will be set up on each floor of the convention show with many items available for purchase such as collectibles, games and comics, and photo ops with special guests, star cars, the Easter Bunny and photo booths will be available throughout the event. Magicians, cosplayers and musicians will be providing additional entertainment, and there will be hourly door prizes announced. Attendees can also play video games and arcades, and enter gaming tournaments to win prizes.
An after-party will take place on Saturday night and will feature food, entertainment, a cosplay costume contest and the annual Amazicon charity auction to benefit the Families of SMA, an organization dedicated to raising money for research for the childhood disease spinal muscular atrophy. Many vendors and companies will be providing donated items for the auction which has raised money and awareness for SMA every year.
ABOUT AMAZICON: An annual convention that continues to grow bigger and better every year, Amazicon is an event put on for the fans, by the fans.
ABOUT GAMER CON: A semi-annual event with an exponentially growing following, Gamer Con is the greater Philadelphia region’s top gaming convention.
April 7th-9th 2017
The Doubletree Hotel by Hilton
4727 Concord Pike Wilmington, DE 19803
Friday 4-10pm, Saturday 10am-7pm (After Party 8:30pm-1am), Sunday 11am-5pm
Advanced tickets are $15 @day or $35 for a 3-day pass; $20 and $45 at the door