ECCC Pre-Show Meetups

Can’t wait for ECCC 2018? Neither can we! Check back here for pre-show meetups hosted by Emerald City Comic Con leading all the way up to our 2018 Show. Pick up some ECCC swag, get to know the ECCC team, meet fellow Fans and maybe even score a ticket to ECCC 2018!

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Previous Events

MINECON Earth Party

Homegrown Market at Van Vorst Plaza

When: September 29, 2018 starting at 9:00 AM | Doors open at 8:00 AM
Where: Skychurch @ MoPOP
Ticket Price: Ticket prices vary.* Click here for details.

*Your ticket price includes all-day access to the museum.

Minecrafters unite!  MoPOP’s MINECON Earth Party is back.

Sometimes all you want to do is sit on your bed, wearing a unicorn onesie, drinking hot cocoa, holding a diamond pick axe, and watching a live stream without a single soul within 100 miles of you. And that’s OK. 

But if you’re looking for a place to gather and celebrate Minecraft with others, the MINECON Earth Party at MoPOP is your ticket! MINECON Earth is a 90-minute livestream of Minecraft celebration. Join fellow crafters to watch the livestream and participate in Minecraft activities throughout the museum.

Emerald City Comic Con will be there from 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM building candy Minecraft tools.  Plus, there will be chances to win 4-day tickets to Emerald City Comic Con 2019 before tickets go on sale!

ECCC Night at Funko HQ

ECCC Night at Funko  HQ

Are you a POP! fanatic or a Dorbz collector? Us too! Come join the ECCC and Funko teams as we bring you an exclusive Funko experience in the home of your favorite toys. You’ll get after hours access to shop the new Funko HQ store, take pictures with the life size sets, and chat with the ECCC and Funko teams about upcoming events and projects.  Plus, there will be games and activities with opportunities to win cool prizes!

Take part in the Crusader Scavenger Hunt throughout the store and be entered to win tickets to ECCC 2019. ECCC and Funko will also be raffling off some great prizes throughout the night. You’re not going to want to miss this one!

Your ticket is redeemable for one Funko POP! of your choice at the event. Please bring your printed ticket with you.

Who: All ECCC and Funko Fans!
When: Thursday, September 20, 2018 from 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM. Please arrive no later than 7:00 PM.
Where: Funko HQ - 2802 Wetmore Ave, Everett, WA 98201
Cost: $15 per person. The price of your ticket includes a Funko pop of your choice at the event.*

*Exclusions apply. For more info, ask an associate when you arrive at the event.

Homegrown Market at Van Vorst Plaza

Homegrown Market at Van Vorst Plaza

Join us for an outdoor Homegrown Market, just like you would find on the ECCC show floor!  Shop local Pacific Northwest artists, crafters, and small businesses for one of a kind geeky gifts and awesome artwork. Chat with the ECCC team about the upcoming show, grab a free ECCC reusable shopping bag, and enter to win two 4-Day tickets to ECCC 2019!

This is an all ages free event open to the public.

When: Wednesday, August 15
Where: Van Vorst Plaza – 426 Terry Ave. N, Seattle, WA 98109
Time: 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM rain or shine

Participating Homegrown Market exhibitors include:

  • Siren Cove Studios
  • Stasia Burrington Illustration
  • Charamath
  • Mighty Bunny
  • Crowsong Productions
  • Outsider Comics & Geek Boutique
  • Kiriska
  • Small Rini Lady
  • Nyanzilla
  • Kamakru, Art of Kate Croonenberghs
  • Bruce Brenneise
  • Factory 43
  • Art by Vikram Madan
  • Emerald City Comic Con
  • and more!

POP+: Wings, Wands & Wizards at MoPOP

POP+: Wings, Wands & Wizards at MoPOP

Join ECCC and MoPOP for a magical day of fantasy-themed fun!  Transform into a magical character of your own design with wand making and enchanted creature coloring. Sit down with Emerald City Comic Con to craft your very own fairy flower crown!

Meet mystical cosplayers and see a juggling show with the amazing Randi Richards, then explore the museum with our fantasy-themed gallery guide.

Come in costume and you may be chosen to be a part of our youth costume contest with the chance to win prizes, including tickets to ECCC 2019!  Don’t miss out!

This is an all age event. This event is free with museum admission.

When: Sunday, August 26
Where: Museum of Pop Culture – 325 5th Ave. N, Seattle, WA 98109
Time: 11:00 AM – 4:00 PM, ECCC flower crown making starting at 2:00 PM

Dark HeronJoin the ECCC & Fremont Brewing teams for the Dark Heron Kickoff Party

When: Thursday, February 8, 2018
Time: 6:00 PM – 10:00 PM
Where: Mox Boarding House – 5105 Leary Ave NW, Seattle, WA, 98107
Who: 21+ to Drink (We ID), but all ages are welcome.

Come hang out with the ECCC and Fremont Brewing Teams as we launch this year’s Dark Heron, the Official Beer of Emerald City Comic Con! Kick back and relax with a pint of the Dark Heron and mingle with other pop culture fans for a pre-ECCC celebration.

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Pierce Brown in Conversation with Terry BrooksPierce Brown in Conversation with Terry Brooks

Where: University Temple United Methodist Church The Sanctuary, 1415 NE 43rd Street
When: Friday, January 19 at 7:00 PM

#1 New York Times best-selling author Pierce Brown offers insight into his latest book in conversation with author & ECCC 2018 guest Terry Brooks. In Red Rising, he told us the story of the end of a universe. With his new title, Iron Gold, he brings the creation of a new one. Witness the beginning of a stunning new saga of tragedy and triumph as war hero Darrow risks all he has fought for on one last desperate mission.

Campout Cinema: Batman Returns

Campout Cinema: Batman Returns

When: Thursday, December 21, 7:00 PM | Doors 6:00 PM
Where: The Museum of Pop Culture (MoPOP) 325 5th Ave N. Seattle, WA 98109

Join us to see Batman take on Catwoman and the Penguin in this Campout Cinema screening of Tim Burton’s Batman Returns (1992) at MoPOP!

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MoPOP & ECCC’s After Dark Halloween Happy Hour

MoPOP & ECCC’s After Dark Halloween Happy Hour

When: Friday, October 27, 5:00 PM – 8:00 PM
Where: The Museum of Pop Culture (MoPOP) 325 5th Ave N. Seattle, WA 98109

Get ready for a ghoulishly good time with the ECCC team at the Museum of Pop Culture’s After Dark Halloween event!

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ECCC & GGB Harry Potter Scavenger Hunt

ECCC & GGB Harry Potter Scavenger Hunt

When: Friday, October 27 , 2017 from 6:45 PM – 9:30 PM. Please arrive no later than 7:00 PM.
Where: We will all start at The Unicorn in Capital Hill.

Calling all witches and wizards! Emerald City Comic Con is teaming up with Geek Girl Brunch Seattle for a magical Harry Potter adventure!

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ECCC & GGB Harry Potter Scavenger Hunt

ECCC & GGB Harry Potter Scavenger Hunt

When: Friday, September 29, 2017 from 6:45 PM – 9:30 PM. Please arrive no later than 7:00 PM.
Where: We will all start at The Unicorn in Capital Hill.

Calling all witches and wizards! Emerald City Comic Con is teaming up with Geek Girl Brunch Seattle for a magical Harry Potter adventure!

Yoda Yoga

Yoda Yoga

When: Saturday, September 2nd 2017 from 9:00 – 10:00 AM
Where: Dance Underground, 340 15th E, Seattle, WA 98112-5808
Studio B

To become one with the Force, one must master the basics. Emerald City Comic Con has teamed up with Casey Hubbell to bring you Star Wars Yoga. Channel your inner Jedi to reach for the stars, or your inner Sith for the perfect warrior pose. All levels of practice are welcome, from Tatooine to Naboo. Space is limited, so RSVP quickly to secure a spot!

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