When is the event?
The opening reception and kick-off will be held on Friday, May 16, 2014, from 6:30 p.m. until 9 p.m. The full convention will be held on Saturday, May 17, 2014, from 11 a.m. until 7 p.m.
Where is the event?
The reception will be held at the African American Museum in Philadelphia, 701 Arch Street, Philadelphia, PA 19106. The convention will be held at The Enterprise Center, 4548 Market Street, Philadelphia, PA 19139.
Where can I find up-to-date information on the event?
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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 $10 for teens and adults. Individual wristbands can be purchased at the door, only. Group admission details will be added closer to the convention.
How do I register for a workshop?
There is no registration for the workshops. It is on a first come, first served basis. The workshops are included with convention admission.
Is space limited?
As long as there is an available seat, all are welcome.
How do I get around Philadelphia without a car?
Taxi: Liberty Cab Co. 215-389-8000
The Enterprise Center is walking distance from the Market-Frankford Line, 46th Street Station.
Where can I make hotel reservations?
The Hilton Garden Inn Philadelphia Center City is the official hotel for ECBACC 2014 at the discount rate of $169.00 per night plus taxes. If you would like to make a reservation, visit the hotel reservation page. The hotel can also be contacted directly.
Hilton Garden Inn Philadelphia Center City
1100 Arch Street
Philadelphia, PA 19107
Ask for the Reservations Dept and use group code ECB
Do you have information on vendor tables?
If you are interested in vending at our convention, vending applications will be available on the Registration Forms page of the website under ECBACC 2014.
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 will be available on the Registration Forms page of the website under ECBACC 2014.
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.