sudbury arena / june 9, 2018

our goal is to inspire, educate, and entertain the
creative, artistic and imaginative minds in
northern ontario.

bringing kids to the event?

Kids age 12 and under enter free with adult supervision!

**kids under 12 still need to buy a $0 ticket to be picked
up from the Sudbury box office once tickets go on sale.**

               

 The TRAVEL WAY INN offers special rates to Sudbury Graphic-Con attendees!

The Travelway Inn is proud to be a continued supporter of Graphic-Con.  When reserving directly with the hotel all attendees will be offered the special promotional Graphic Con room rate.

 The Travelway Inn is centrally located across the street from beautiful Ramsey Lake, Science North and just a short 5-minute drive from the Sudbury Community Arena.

 The Travelway Inn provides our guests with complimentary Deluxe Hot breakfast every morning from 7-10am. We are also pleased to offer complimentary in-room high speed wireless internet, a beautiful business center, guest den, and coin laundry on site.

A standard room features two double beds, newly renovated bathroom and dry bar with a refrigerator, complimentary in room coffee, hairdryer, iron / ironing board, good sized working desk, and sitting area with a comfortable chair and table.  Please note that for the comfort of all our guests the Travelway Inn is entirely smoke and pet free.

When making a reservation the promo code GC18 must be provided to obtain the promotional Graphic-Con 2018 rate of $120.99 plus taxes, per night, based on double occupancy.

Reservations can be made by contacting the hotel directly toll free at 1-800-461-4883 or online at www.travelwayinnsudbury.com

EVENT SCHEDULE

MAIN STAGE
JUNE 9, 2018 – Show hours 10 am – 7 pm

10am – Exhibitor Floor opens (Sudbury Arena)

11am11:45am – The Comics Process: From Page to Panel w/ Ryan North,Andrew Wheeler, Meaghan Carter.
Paris Alleyne & Erica Henderson presented by Eastlink’s Talk Nerdy – (Main Stage)

12pm12:45pm Q&A with Cybertronic Spree: presented by 92.7 Rocks – (Main Stage)

1pm1:45pm Q&A with Jeffrey Parazzo & Kevin Duhaney– (Main Stage)

2pm2:45pm Cosplay 101 featuring: Candy Cosplay, Dex Morgan & AngelicLuka – (Main Stage)

3pm4:00pm Live with Eastlink TV’s Talk Nerdy – (Main Stage)

4pm5:00pm Marvel Cinematic Universe Panel presented by Eastlink TV’s Late Night Ticket – (Main Stage)

5pm6:30pm Cosplay Contest – (Main Stage)

7pm – Exhibitor Floor closes (Sudbury Arena)

PANEL ROOM

11am11:45pm – Evil 101 – Intro to supervillainy w/ Dr. Terawatt (Panel Room)

12pm – 12:45pm Lights Camera Action panel with Eastlink TV’s Talk Nerdy.
Late Night Ticket & Rock Solid Wrestling – (Panel Room)

1pm1:45pm From Harajuku to Sudbury: Japanese Street Fashion & Beyond
hosted by Nadine Olivier –(Panel Room)

2pm2:45pm Q&A with Drew Nelson– (Panel Room)

3pm3:45pm Big Nick Panel with Expired Comics – (Panel Room)

4pm5pm Sorry But…. – (Panel Room)

6:30pm7pm Attack on Titan Cosplay Impersonation Panel – (Panel Room)

FEATURED ACTIVITIES:

9:00am – Art activity with Myths & Mirrors (Sudbury Market)

9:45am – Kids Cosplay Parade led by Surprise Costumed Special Guests (Sudbury Market)

10am – Exhibitor Floor opens (Sudbury Arena)

10am2pm Kids-Con (Memorial Park)

11am1pm Cosplay Contest registration opens – Greater Sudbury Public Library Booth –
(Main Floor Stage Front)

12pm4pm May the Wings be with you at Wacky Wings – 187 Shaughnessy St, Sudbury

1pm2pm Cosplay Contest Prejudging

1:30pm – Graphic-Con Trivia at Wacky Wings presented by Sudbury Trivia Night – 187 Shaughnessy St, Sudbury

8pm11pm Fan Jam Graphic-Con’s Official After Party at Science North – 100 Ramsey Lake Rd, Sudbury, ON

6:30pm7pm Attack on Titan Cosplay Impersonation Panel – (Panel Room)

MEET UPS & PHOTO OPS – SATURDAY

10am to 7pm – Meet the Cosplayers – Cosplay Alley

10am to 4pm  – Photo Ops with Jeffrey Parazzo, Keven Duhaney & Drew Nelson – (at booth)

11am – Gaming Cosplay Meet Up – (Outside Entrance of Sudbury Arena)

12pm – Anime Cosplay Meet Up – (Outside Entrance of Sudbury Arena)

1:30pm – Superhero Cosplay Meet up – (Outside Entrance of Sudbury Arena)

2:30pm – Sci-Fi Cosplay Meet up – (Outside Entrance of Sudbury Arena)

AND DON’T FORGET TO CHECK OUT…

  • Fill out your passport and return it to the 92.7 Rock booth for your chance to win
    Graphic-Con’s Ultimate Door Prize OVER $300 of prizes! – (Mezzanine)
  • The Quidditch Sudbury Harry Potter Experience – (Lower Concourse)
  • Get coding with Canada Learning Code  – (Upper Concourse)
  • Explore Graphic-Con’s Gaming Zone – (Upper Concourse)

….and much more!

EVENT MAP

ARENA FLOOR TABLE LIST

A01. Information
A02. Greater Sudbury Public Library
A03. LaunchPad Creative
A04. More Fun Comics
A05. Carpet Diem
A06. Fire and Steel
A07. Comics North & Hidden Level Games
A08. Marvel Noise/Indie Comic Book Noise
A09. Nomad Posters
A10. Chop Shop Goods
A11. Larry’s Comics
A12. Northern Ontario Video & Anime (NOVA)
A13. The Cats Grafix Comics
A14. Mother of Life Creations/Magpie Costumes
A15. The Canadian Comic Bin
A16. Power Up Gaming
A18. Dani Ellis – Art and Illustration
A19. Otaku Plush
A20. The Seventh Station
A21. J Coulter Artist
A22. Tsukino Creations
A23. Creations from the Harte’s
A24. Ammy Sandland
A25. The Art of Wallace R. Gillard
A26. KCG Props and Art
A27. Steel City Comix

 

LOWER CONCOURSE

B1. Foam Creations
B2. Geekxel Pixels
B3. Uniquely Debbie
B4. Stardust Gremlin
B5. Morwen Witch
B6. Artworks by Luc Larochelle
B7. Left-To-Right Studios
B8. CTV
B9. Laps In Judgement Studios
B10. Margreat’s Dragon & Fantasy Creations
B11. Sparklegirl
B12. Android’s Dungeon
B13. Mystor3
B14. An Evening at Hogwarts

 

A28. Loc Nguyen
A29. Press Start to Crochet
A30. Louisa/Om_Nom_Berries
A31. Ro & Jewels Draw
A32. Chozen Studios
A33. jupejuperocket Art
A34. Tracylouwho
A35. Rob Sacchetto Zombie Portraits
A36. Great North Comics
A37. Expired Comics
A38. Eastlink TV’s Talk Nerdy
A39. Rock Solid Wrestling
A40. Jeff Parazzo & Kevin Duhaney
A41. Drew Nelson
A42. Nina Nesseth
A43. Kitt On A Box
A44. Ryan North
A45. Andrew Wheeler
A46. Meaghan Carter
A47. Paris Alleyne
A48. Lunasolis
A49. Dex Morgan
A50. Candy Cosplay
A51. AngelicLuka
A52. Crimson Dawn: Klingon Assault Group
A53. O’ Sew Custom
A54. Questgiver Cosplay
A55. Comic Corps of Canada
A56. Mandolorian Mercs: Ciry’Kurs Clan
A57. 501st

 

UPPER CONCOURSE

C1. Richard H. Stephens
C2. David M. Kelly, Science Fiction Author
C3. Nats Art and Creations
C4. Sudbury Writers’ Guild
C5. The Art of Jessica Godard
C6. Northern Glitter Girls
C7. Calabazo Art
C8. The Art of Stéphanie Noël de Tilly
C9/C10. Sudbury Museums Presents: My Video Game History
C11. Kids Learning Code
C12. Graphic-Con Gaming Booth

 

event coordination

Greater Sudbury Public Library
(705)-673-1155 ext 4758

our policies

When entering Graphic-Con you agree with these rules. You are obligated to follow instructions from staff & volunteers at all times. If any criminal behavior is being noticed we will immediately contact the police.

PROGRAM CHANGES

Announced events and guests are subject to change and/or cancellation without notice. Every effort will be made to announce any changes on the Graphic-Con website & Social Media pages.

RESPONSIBILITY

Graphic-Con is not responsible for the loss or damage of personal belongings.

WEAPONS

No functional weapons are allowed at Graphic-Con. Simulated or costume weapons are allowed as a part of your costume, Guns must have orange tips (no sharp/protruding ends). See cosplay rules for accepted materials.Also please be advised that the Graphic-Con will be following the restrictions of weapons as per the Criminal Code of Canada, so please familiarize yourself with those rules & restrictions.

CONVENTION SPACE

Graphic-Con is a first-come, first-served event. Due to fire regulations, we cannot go over the room’s capacity. We are bound by law to enforce this. In the event of lineups we ask that you follow instructions and not to block any entrances or fire exits. In order to keep this a free flowing event “hall-camping” is discouraged. Attendees may be asked to move along in order to free up space for those who are waiting to enter the Arena floor.  The stands are available as overflow/conversation areas. Once lineups dissipate those who wish to return inside can do so.  Tickets grant in and out privileges. Attendees must also respect the traffic going into the Market and the businesses around the Arena.

AGGRESSION AND INDECENT BEHAVIOR

Graphic-Con will not allow any of this on the convention floor. Graphic-Con Staff and Security have the right to ask you to leave if you are behaving in an inappropriate fashion (including violence and indecent behavior)

PARKING

Parking is free on weekends in any municipal lot.

PHOTOGRAPHY

Please use common sense when taking photographs and ask your subjects if it is okay to photograph them.

ALCOHOL

No alcohol is allowed at any time during Graphic-Con

DRUGS

No drug use or possession of drugs is allowed at any time during Graphic-Con.

COMMERCIAL ACTIVITIES

No commercial activities are allowed at Graphic-Con, unless you are registered by Graphic-Con.

GARBAGE, ETC.

Please do not abuse the convention facilities. This includes throwing trash anywhere other than garbage cans and smoking in non-designated areas.

COMPLAINTS

If you have complaints please see a designated Graphic-Con coordinator on the floor.

CONTACT

sudbury.graphiccon@gmail.com

(705)  673-1155 ext: 4758