After Hours Events

The excitement is to big to stop! The fantastic fun of Planet Comicon Kansas City keeps going with after hours events. We anticipate many events to be announced, such as a drink and draw and parties, including a party at the Alamo Drafthouse hosted by Elite Comics. Watch this space for updates as the show approaches.

Drink and Draw

What: Join local comic artists for a night of live-drawing and libations. Drink specials. Everyone is welcome to come and to draw.

When: Thursday, April 27th, 7:00 PM - 10:00 PM

Where: The Chesterfield at Alamo Drafthouse, 1400 Main Street, Kansas City, MO 64105

Registration: No admission charge. Everyone is welcome.

Presented by: Elite Comics and Alamo Drafthouse

Ultimate Geek Trivia Showdown

What: Bring your smartest and geekiest friends and win wonderful prizes including cash, Planet Comicon passes, and random swag! Pure nerdy Glory! The game consists of eight rounds of trivia ranging from comics to the cinematic/television universe. All fandoms are fair game.

When: Thursday, April 27th, 7:00 PM - 10:30 PM

Where: Aladdin Holiday Inn, 1215 Wyandotte St, Kansas City, MO 64105

Registration: Entry fee is $5 per person with teams of up to 6 players. Registration will also be made available and will be discounted to those staying at the Aladdin Hotel, space is limited. Register here: https://goo.gl/forms/XlIyERmSclbgs6Pq1

Planet Party on Barney Allis Plaza

What: It's the ultimate comicon fan block party. Dancing with live music and a deejay, cosplay masquerade parade, and a full-scale professional wrestling match from Kansas City's professional wresting league, the NWL. Food Trucks, Cash Bars You don’t want to miss Planet Party on Barney.

When: Friday, April 28, 6:30 PM - 11:00 PM

Where: Barney Allis Plaza, just outside Bartle Hall

Registration: Open to all with a valid Planet Comicon Kansas City credential (any day). The Will Call booth in Lobby 2200 will be open until 9:00 PM to pick up pre-ordered admissions.

Presented by: National Wrasslin' League, Harvest Productions, O'Neill Events, Planet Comicon Kansas City

Planet Comicon After Party

What: Now in its 5th year, the fun continues after the con with drink specials, a live band, Second Hand King, and a few hundred of your craziest friends.

When: Saturday, April 29, 8:00 PM - 1:00 AM

Where: The Chesterfield at Alamo Drafthouse, 1400 Main Street, Kansas City, MO 64105

Registration:  No admission charge. Everyone is welcome.

Presented by: Elite Comics and Alamo Drafthouse

Cosplay Dance Party

What: Bust-a-move and get in the groove at the Historic Aladdin Hotel for our new after hours dance party. Come as your favorite character or as yourself and dance the night away! There will be a DJ, themed drinks, photo-ops and plenty of space to relax and wind down before the last day of Planet Comicon 2017.

When: Saturday, April 29 at 9:00 PM - 1:00 AM

Where: The Aladdin Holiday Inn Hotel, 1215 Wyandotte St, Kansas City, Missouri 64105

Registration: $5 per person (free to Aladdin Hotel guests with room key). Ages 21+ only. Space is limited. Register here.

Presented by:  Planet Comicon Kansas City

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Kansas City, MO 64105

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