The opening reception and kick-off will be held on Friday, May 19, 2017, from 6:30 p.m. until 9 p.m. The full convention will be held on Saturday, May 20 2017, from 11 a.m. until 7 p.m.
The reception and convention will be held at the TECH Freire Charter School, 2221 N Broad St, Philadelphia, PA 19132.
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Admission to the reception is free and open to the public.
Admission to the convention is free and open to the public.
There is no registration for the workshops. It is on a first come, first served basis.
As long as there is an available seat, all are welcome.
The TECH Freire Charter School is walking distance from the Broad Street Line, Susquehanna-Dauphin Station.
Taxi: Liberty Cab Co. 215-389-8000
Courtyard Philadelphia Downtown is the official hotel for ECBACC 2017 at the discount rate of $159.00 per night plus taxes. Valet parking is available for $53.90 a night (including tax) with in and out privileges. The cut-off date to make reservations is April 28th.
The hotel can also be contacted directly.
Courtyard Philadelphia Downtown
21 N. Juniper St.
Philadelphia, PA 19107
1-800-321-2211 or 1-888-887-8130
If you are interested in vending at our convention, vending applications are available on the Registration Forms page of the website under ECBACC 2017.
Yes, there will be a marketplace exhibiting some of the best and rare comics you can find.
If you are interested in advertising in our program guide, applications are available on the Registration Forms page of the website under ECBACC 2017.
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 2017.
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.
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