Planet Comicon founder and CEO Chris Jackson, GeekNation's Clare Kramer, Marvel Comics legend Stan Lee, and Kansas City mayor Sly James backstage at Planet Comicon Kansas City 2016. Photo by Brian Rice.

Planet Comicon Kansas City 2017 dates announced

KANSAS CITY, MO – Planet Comicon Kansas City will return to Bartle Hall on April 28-30, 2017. The event is one of the nation’s largest comic book and pop culture expos. The 2016 show drew more than 70,000 attendees to downtown Kansas City. Fans of superheroes, science fiction, and fantasy gathered to collect celebrity autographs, […]

Planet Comicon founder and CEO Chris Jackson, GeekNation's Clare Kramer, Marvel Comics legend Stan Lee, and Kansas City mayor Sly James backstage at Planet Comicon Kansas City 2016. Photo by Brian Rice.

More than 70,000 Reasons

Planet Comicon Kansas City soars to galactic new heights with over 70,000 attendees Planet Comicon Kansas City celebrates a star-studded weekend as record number of attendees continue Planet Comicon’s rise to the top of the pop culture stratosphere KANSAS CITY, MO – Planet Comicon Kansas City wrapped three days of intergalactic adventure, superhero fandom, cosplay, […]

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Planet Comicon 2016: Out of this World!

Planet Comicon – Kansas City will be bigger than ever in 2016. It’s scheduled for May 20, 21, and 22 in Bartle Hall. The annual event is Kansas City’s largest comic book and pop culture convention. As always, Planet Comicon 2016 will feature an array of fandom favorites. “We work for a great balance of […]