We can’t wait to welcome you back to Planet Comicon Kansas City 2023!

For your convenience, Planet Comicon has secured discounted rates at the hotels surrounding Bartle Hall and the Kansas City Convention Center.  

We’ve negotiated a limited number of reduced-rate hotel rooms to make your trip to KC more affordable. The secure online housing website is available 24/7, and offers real-time availability with full hotel descriptions, amenity listings, distances from each hotel to the venue, maps, and other information to help make your decision easier. Also, reservation acknowledgements are emailed to you within seconds of confirming the reservation.

ATTENTION PLANET PEOPLE:
VISIT KC IS THE OFFICIAL HOUSING AGENCY FOR PLANET COMICON KC 2023.  USE THE LINK PROVIDED BELOW TO RESERVE YOUR HOTEL ROOM. 

IF YOU RECEIVE COMMUNICATIONS FROM HOUSING AGENCIES OTHER THAN VISIT KC OR PASSKEY, THEY ARE NOT AUTHORIZED AND SHOULD NEVER BE USED FOR BOOKING YOUR HOTEL ROOM.  
THE LOWEST RATES FOR THE SHOW ARE ONLY AVAILABLE THROUGH PLANET’S OFFICIAL BOOKING LINK.

ANYTHING ELSE IS A SCAM AND MAY RESULT IN THE LOSS OF YOUR DEPOSIT.

PCKC Official Hotels

Rooms will fill quickly, so book your room before the February 27, 2023 deadline.

(NOTE: a two-night minimum stay is required for all hotels)

When you book a room through Planet Comicon, you’ll enjoy the following benefits:

  • Best rates at downtown hotels over our dates.  PCKC requires participating hotels to provide their lowest rates
  • Ability to make or revise your reservation 24/7 in real time
  • Receive an immediate acknowledgement for your reservation
  • Get the latest updates and announcements regarding the 2023 convention 
  • Easy access to special event activities each evening, Thursday-Saturday

All of our hotels are just a 5 minute walk or less from the Center to make your travel to and from the show as easy and convenient as possible.  Our newest offering, the Loews Kansas City Hotel, is attached to the Convention Center via a skywalk.
All hotels are easily accessible to Kansas City’s new streetcar, which is free and takes you from Crown Center to the River Market to access a wide array of great restaurants and attractions.  Many of these venues are offering special discounts to Planet fans and exhibitors when you show your wristband or badge.

Loews Kansas City Hotel 

It’s hard to imagine a better location as you explore the city than Loews Kansas City Hotel. We’re proud to be a part of the vibrant downtown Kansas City neighborhood—one that puts our guests within easy walking distance to some of the city’s most exciting attractions. And if you’re here for business at the Kansas City Convention Center? Staying with us is a no-brainer. A new connector bridge takes you directly from our hotel to the convention center’s Grand Ballroom foyer.

Crowne Plaza Hotel

Crowne Plaza Hotel is located in the heart of Kansas City and directly across the street from the Kansas City Convention Center. We are two-blocks from the nearest streetcar pickup and Power & Light Entertainment District. Renovated in 2019, our guest rooms come fully equipped to meet your blended lifestyle with connectivity, comfort, and flexibility. The Crowne Plaza Kansas City Downtown has been designed with your comfort and convenience in mind!

Covid response information: IHG Way of Clean includes deep cleaning with hospital-grade disinfectants, and guests can expect to see enhanced procedures, which may include: face covering requirements, various ways to reduce contact throughout the hotel, social distancing measures within public spaces and procedures based on local authorities’ guidance and/or advice.

Kansas City Marriott Downtown

Discover downtown Kansas City and the Power and Light District from your upscale accommodations at Kansas City Marriott Downtown. Set in the vibrant downtown district, directly across from the KC Convention Center, our elegant hotel occupies a historic building, reflecting the charm and history of Kansas City. Newly restyled with modern decor and excellent service, our hotel offers spacious, tasteful hotel rooms and suites with floor-to-ceiling windows and lovely downtown Kansas City views. Enjoy plush bedding, complimentary Wi-Fi and an array of thoughtful amenities. Dine in our restaurants, featuring contemporary American cuisine and superb cocktails. Relax in our indoor pool or our fully equipped fitness center. 

Covid response information: Click here for full information

Attraction and restaurant discounts may be found here after January 15, 2023

Exhibitors and Fans: 

PARKING AND STREET CLOSURES

Click here for access to streetcar route information and downtown maps. 

Parking info in and around the convention center will be available soon. 


There may be downtown construction taking place in March in several areas surrounding the Convention Center. Please take a look at the maps and plan accordingly.
  We will post updates on our website as new information becomes available.  

If you have questions regarding hotel reservations, please contact:  [email protected]

Attendees/Fans:  Any other questions may be directed to [email protected]

Exhibitors:  Any questions related to exhibiting may be directed to  [email protected]

We look forward to you joining us for the Kansas City region’s largest pop culture festival, celebrating 23 years in 2023!  The original and the best, Planet Comicon Kansas City 2023!