WHAT: The 45th annual Comic-Con International
event will be held at the San Diego Convention Center, 111 West Harbor Drive,
San Diego. The event draws approximately 130,000 attendees and is SOLD OUT.
There is NO ONSITE REGISTRATION and pre-paid parking at the convention center
is SOLD OUT.
Comic-Con International is the San Diego Convention Center’s largest event of
the year and is estimated to generate the following economic benefits for the
San Diego region:
Spending: $78.3 million
July 23, 6-9 p.m. is Preview Night. Preview Night badges are also SOLD OUT.
Thursday, July 24 – Saturday, July 26, exhibit hours are 9:30 a.m. – 7 p.m. and
on Sunday, July 27, exhibit hours are 9:30 a.m. – 5 p.m.
pre-paid parking at the San Diego Convention Center is SOLD OUT. There is NO
ENTRY for vehicles without pre-paid parking passes at the convention center.
Pre-paid parking at the Hilton Bayfront Hotel is also SOLD OUT. Learn more
about parking and public transportation
A FREE shuttle is available
with service between various hotels and the convention center, including hotels
in downtown, Mission Valley, Shelter Island and Harbor Island. Shuttle service
runs Wednesday, July 23 from 3 p.m.-12 a.m. and 24-hour service begins at 4:30
a.m. on Thursday, July 24 and runs continuously until Sunday, July 27 at 7 p.m.
Comic-Con attendees are encouraged to ride the Trolley to avoid
traffic and parking downtown. This year, a special expanded Green Line service
will be running during Comic-Con, connecting Qualcomm Stadium and Mission
Valley directly to downtown. There is free parking at Qualcomm Stadium. At
Hazard Center, free parking is available on the lower level (in the evening on
Wednesday, Thursday and Friday; and all day on Saturday and Sunday).
Comic-Con attendees coming from North County are encouraged to take the Coaster.
The media contact for Comic-Con is David Glanzer. For press inquiries about the
event, please email firstname.lastname@example.org.
For media check-in information or press credentials for those media members
pre-registered for the 2014 event, please email email@example.com or visit the official Comic-Con website.