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MASSive Comic Con Returns to Worcester with Top Notch Guests, A-List Comic Creators, Kids Con and More!

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Sundays, Saturdays, June 24, 2017 - June 25, 2017
10:00 AM-6:00 PM

DCU Center- Arena and Convention Center
50 Foster Street
Worcester, MA 01608
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MASSive Comic Con is bringing together celebrity guests, A-list comic creators, famous cosplayers and more to give comic fans, specifically families with kids, an affordable and unforgettable experience on June 24th and 25th at the DCU Center in Worcester. Celebrity guests include Diamond Dallas Page, recently inducted into the World Wrestling Entertainment (WWE) Hall of Fame and three-time world champion professional wrestler; another WWE Hall of Famer Booker T. Huffman Jr., better known by his ring name Booker T; and actor and musician Chester Rushing, best known for his role of Tommy H. on Netflixs critically acclaimed series, Stranger Things.

Families will be able to take advantage of MASSive Comic Cons policy of free admission for children 10 and under with a paid adult admission. Kids will have the opportunity to participate in their own Kids Con, with programming specifically geared towards them. The Kids Con, operated by Aw Yeah Comics, will be a place where kids can experience the comic convention at their own level. On Sunday, June 25, there will be a Kids Costume Contest.

MASSive Comic Con also features some of the worlds top comic creators including a team of creators who have helped build the Harley Quinn series for DC Comics: Husband and wife team Jimmy Palmiotti and Amanda Conner, Frank Tieri, Stephane Roux, Paul Mounts and John Timms.

Adding to the fan experience are: movie car appearances by the Massachusetts Ghost Busters, Hero Army cosplayers and the 501st New England (Star Wars characters), exclusive panels, table top gaming, video game tournaments, light saber training classes and a Pirate Scavenger Hunt that enters participants into a raffle to win a treasure chest with great prizes. For attendees who want to continue socializing, there are several after-hours events including an after-party at the DCU Center on Saturday evening from 9:00 p.m. to 1:00 a.m., hosted by the New England Brethren of Pirates and Drink and Draw featuring many of the shows comic creators.

Cost: are $45 for a 2-day pass, $30 for Saturday and $25 for Sunday

Suggested Audiences:High School, Middle School, Elementary, Preschool, Toddler, Elders, Adult

Website: http://www.massivecomiccon.com

Last Modified: April 11, 2017 at 9:56 AM

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