You got your tickets and your hotel? How exciting! Now what? Your homework isn’t quite done yet! There are a lot of different options to choose from on how to spend your time at the convention. To start, figure out what you like that’s going to be at the con. Do you want a signature … Continue reading What do I do?!
2018 Takeaways WonderCon 2018 was a little different from previous WonderCons. Keep in mind that every year you attend a convention, it will change, little by little, for better or worse. It is these changes, however, that keep conventions fresh, interesting, and keep the discussion open of what convention goers want. Unlike years past, Wondercon … Continue reading How to WonderCon 2019 (and thoughts from 2018)
If you've taken more than a passing glance at the Comic-Con website, I'm sure you've seen that there's also a sister convention they host called WonderCon. There are a lot of similarities to SDCC, but also some key differences. We'll be taking the next two weeks to post a little about WonderCon, since it's occurring … Continue reading What to Expect At WonderCon
Traveling to SDCC is something not a lot of first-time visitors think about (or budget for). There are a lot of ways you can get to San Diego, but your location and budget is going to factor into this a lot. Plan ahead and do your homework, and you'll be in good shape to make … Continue reading How do I get there?
Packing for a con, in my opinion, is a lot like packing for a vacation. This depends a lot on your personal preferences and style choices. My group has a variety of styles and comfort levels, so our packing lists vary from each other. Now, keep in mind, the average temperatures in San Diego in … Continue reading What do I need to pack?
Remember that earlier post about how badges work? Hotels are kind of similar. There’s the hotel sale (commonly referred to as “hotelpocalypse”) as well as the the early bird sale. The early bird sale requires you to pay for the full balance of your hotel up front, but guarantees you get the hotel you want. … Continue reading How do hotels work?
Like every convention, there are a limited number of tickets available to anyone interested in the convention. Unlike a lot of the smaller cons, though, SDCC does actually hit their hard cap every year. This means that badges will only be available during the online pre-sales (so no on-site sales will happen, like smaller cons … Continue reading How do I get a ticket for SDCC?
Welcome to How To Comic-Con. I’m sure you’re probably here because you’re interested in attending San Diego Comic-Con (or SDCC for short.) SDCC is one of the biggest conventions in the world and has the hype to follow. Thousands of people descend on San Diego, California for a week in mid-July every year to celebrate … Continue reading Welcome!