APE 2013 features over 400 exhibitors, showcasing everything from the very best in indie comics, books, and art to amazing one-of-a-kind handmade items!
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APE offers the opportunity for attendees to see--and buy!--incredible original art from top artists and comics creators! It's the perfect gift for yourself or a friend or loved one!
APE features a great line-up of special guests from the world of comics!
APE takes place in one of the greatest cities in the world ... San Francisco! Get out there during your visit to APE to experience all this amazing city has to offer!
APE once again features two full days of great programs and hands-on workshops!
The holiday season is right around the corner ... here's your chance to shop for amazing, one-of-a-kind comics and art items at APE, the Alternative Press Expo!
APE once again offers a FREE courtesy shuttle bus from three downtown locations to the Concourse Exhibition Center on both Saturday and Sunday!
It's APE's 20th birthday ... come to the show and help us celebrate!
This is it ... it's Comic-Con time! Have a wonderful show!
Our penultimate tip advises you to be kind, courteous, and to make someone's day ... and maybe even a memory or two!
The Lyceum Theatre in Horton Plaza joins the Comic-Con family of programming rooms, with an intimate, stage-theatre atmosphere!
Wonder what the weather will be like for Comic-Con this week? So do we!
The Xbox Lounge at the Manchester Grand Hyatt is the newest addition to Comic-Con's satellite locations!
More Info Than You Can Possibly Imagine: The Quick Guide and Daily Newsletter and the Ins and Outs of MySchedule
Our 2013 Quick Guide is now online, featuring maps, the program schedule grid, and much more! Plus learn about our onsite daily Newsletter and more info about MySchedule!
Two of the most important words to consider when you plan your trek to Comic-Con: PUBLIC TRANSPORTATION! We have you covered with some great advice.
Bring us your tired, your poor, your huddled masses weighted down with incredibly cool stuff ... and the Comic-Con Shuttle will take you back to your hotel or near your parking lot! Best of all, it's FREE!
Check out our Comic-Con 2013 Restaurant Guide, and wear that badge when you go out to eat ... special offers are available in area restaurants!
Missed that big panel you wanted to see in Hall H or Ballroom 20? Go to the nightly "Hall H and Ballroom 20 Panel Playback!"
With today's Saturday Program Schedule post, we'll be 3/4 of the way through Comic-Con 2013. Take time now to study the schedule and figure out what you want to see!
As the complete CCI 2013 Programming Schedule rolls out, day by day, consider using MySchedule to track your favorite panels and events!
You'll want to be reminded of all those panels, meetings, signings, lunches and dinners you have planned . . . set that alarm!
Take the time to donate the gift of life at Comic-Con. You can now pre-schedule an appointment to give blood at the Robert A. Heinlein Blood Drive.
The official Comic-Con International 2013 T-shirts are here, and you can pre-order them, but you MUST be attending Comic-Con to pick them up. No mail order!
Bring the kids to your favorite programs, but leave the strollers behind or park it in one of our stroller parking areas!
Be prepared! You never know what treasured item you'll find at Comic-Con . . . pack those supplie to guarantee safe transport home!