APE will once again offer a FREE courtesy shuttle to Fort Mason Center with four stops in San Francisco!
Tip of the Day
The worldwide event, 24-Hour Comics Day, comes to APE 2014 on Saturday, October 4!
So WHERE exactly is APE, the Alternative Press Expo? In 2014, the show moves to its new (old) venue, Fort Mason Center!
APE 2014 celebrates the world of alternative, independent, and self-published comics and art ... find out why this is the comics show for you!
We start our series of Toucan Tips of the Day for APE 2014 with the event's program and workshop schedules!
Okay ... here we go! It's Preview Night, the official start of Comic-Con International 2014. Now it's all up to you!
We've gone through 29 straight days of Toucan Tips, providing you with info about Comic-Con 2014. Now it's time for a little review along with some last-minute reminders!
#29/SDCC 2014: Keep Your Comic-Con 2014 Badge … Even After the Show is Over for 2015 Online Badge Preregistration!
We've said it before, we'll say it again: Wear your Comic-Con 2014 badge at all times in the Convention Center, but also make sure you keep it after the show ... you'll need it for 2015 preregistration!
The weather in San Diego is usually sunny and warm in July ... sometimes downright hot! So what's the weather outlook for Comic-Con week?
Coming to Comic-Con? There are many modes of transportation to get you here! We definitely recommend our FREE shuttle bus service to and from the Convention Center and our hotels, and public transportation! Avoid the parking hassle!
Our 2014 edition of the Quick Guide is now online! This special online edition features maps, the program schedule grids, the Exhibit Hall mega-map and all the Exhibitor lists! It's your one-stop shop for info for Comic-Con International 2014!
Introducing our brand-new, totally redesigned OFFICIAL Comic-Con App for iOS and Android!
Comic-Con can be overwhelming at times ... schedule in some outside time to breathe easy and relax!
Today we answer the burning question that is on every Comic-Con attendee's mind at some point during the convention: What's for dinner? The answer is in our 2014 Restaurant Guide to dining establishments around the Convention Center! From a quick snack or a refreshing beverage to fine dining, we've got over 160 choices for you.
We introduce a new way of tracking your progress into Hall H each day, with our Toucan Tracker Wristbands!
#21/SDCC 2014: Wrap It Up: I’ll Take It: the Sunday Programming Schedule is LIVE, Plus Our MySchedule Feature Returns!
With the addition of Sunday, the complete Comic-Con 2014 Program Schedule is now online! And don't forget to use our MySchedule feature to track the panels and events you're interested in.
Saturday's Program Schedule is now live, plus we introduce our new Playback Room at the Omni San Diego hotel!
As the Friday Program Schedule goes live, we introduce you to our newest offsite programming room, the Horton Grand Theatre!
Comic-Con is two short weeks away and here's what you've been waiting for: the rollout of our OFFICIAL Program Schedule, starting with Thursday, July 24!
There's a ton of things to do outside the Convention Center during Comic-Con International 2014! Visit these fun events and remember to always wear your Comic-Con 2014 badge!
The San Diego Convention Center can be daunting to navigate during Comic-Con International ... here are some tips for moving around the convention and what to do with your strollers.
When you get to Comic-Con International 2014, make sure you pick up copies of our publications! They'll help you to both navigate and remember the event!
Thinking about lining up early for those Hall H panels? While Comic-Con discourages anyone from doing this, we do have some guidelines to keep in mind if you're entering Plaza Park next to the Convention Center early to line up.
Before you don that amazing costume you've spent the past year designing and constructing, please read our Costume Weapons Policy and make sure your weapon is in compliance with it!
Each year, Comic-Con invites an amazing roster of special guests ... writers, artists, historians and scholars from the world of comics, and authors and artists famous for their work in the science fiction, fantasy, and horror genres. This year is no exception ... get to know our special guests!