When is the event?
The opening reception and kick-off will be held on Friday, May 17, 2019, from 6:30 p.m. until 9 p.m. The full convention will be held on Saturday, May 18, 2019, from 11 a.m. until 7 p.m.
Where is the event?
The reception will be held at the African American Museum in Philadelphia (AAMP) / 701 Arch Street / Philadelphia, PA 19106.
The convention will be held at the Temple University / Student Faculty Center / 3340 North Broad Street / Philadelphia, PA 19140.
Where can I find up-to-date information on the event?
For the latest information, you can join our general mailing list by using the subscribe form on our home page. You can also go to
How do I buy a ticket to the Friday reception?
Admission to the reception is free and open to the public.
How do I buy a ticket to the Saturday convention?
Admission to the convention is free and open to the public.
How do I register for a workshop?
There is no registration for the workshops. It is on a first come, first served basis.
Is space limited?
As long as there is an available seat, all are welcome.
How do I get around Philadelphia without a car??
The Temple University Student Faculty Center is walking distance from the Broad Street Line, Allegheny Station.
Taxi: Liberty Cab Co. 215-389-8000
Where can I make hotel reservations?
Renaissance Philadelphia Airport Hotel is the official hotel for ECBACC 2019 at the discount rate of $139.00 per night plus taxes. Parking is available at no additional cost. The cut-off date to make reservations is May 2nd.
To book, call Reservations for RENAISSANCE PHILADELPHIA AIRPORT HOTEL and say you want to confirm with the ECBACC, Inc group.
RENAISSANCE PHILADELPHIA AIRPORT HOTEL
500 Stevens Drive, Philadelphia, PA 19133
t: 610.521.5900 f: 610.521.4821
Do you have information on vendor tables?
If you are interested in vending at our convention, vending applications are available on the Registration Forms page of the website under ECBACC 2019.
Will I be able to buy comic books?
Yes, there will be a marketplace exhibiting some of the best and rare comics you can find.
Can I advertise to convention attendees?
If you are interested in advertising in our program guide, applications are available on the Registration Forms page of the website under ECBACC 2019.
Can I interview convention guests and attendees?
As a representative of a media outlet, you are welcome to come to our events to provide coverage. Media applications are available on the Registration Forms page of the website under ECBACC 2019.
I have questions that are not answered in the FAQ, what do I do?
If you have a question that has not been answered, feel free to email us at BlackAgeofComics@ecbacc.com or through the Contact Us page under About ECBACC, Inc.