Attendees FAQ

How do I print my membership passes?
This will walk you through how to print your passes:

Can I transfer my membership pass?
Yes. It’s a simple process:
Click Here

Can I switch days or upgrade?
Yes. It’s a simple process:
Click Here

Is there a cost to meet the Celebrities?
The celebrities charge for photo ops and autographs with prices posted online or at the show.

Where/When is the show?
Tidewater Comicon is located at:

Virginia Beach Convention Center
1000 19th St.
Virginia Beach, VA. 23452

Show Hours:
Saturday 10-6
Sunday 10-5

Convention Center doors open at 8:30am

Where can I get passes?
You can purchase membership passes to the show HERE. To avoid lines and save versus walk up pricing we recommend getting your passes in advance.

“Where are my passes? I purchased them months ago. When should they arrive?”
Passes are never mailed. You can print them or show your confirmation email on your smartphone.

How much for kids to attend?
Kids 12 and under are FREE to attend with a paid adult. Please note: Kids under 12 without a parent will be reported to convention security.

Can I bring weapons as part of my Cosplay?
Prop weapons are allowed. By Prop we mean no airsoft guns, no sharp swords/knives, etc. There is a prop check prior to entering the show. If your prop does not meet our guidelines you must put it in your vehicle.

Must I wear the wristband?
Yes. Anyone without a wristband will not be allowed entry into the convention. If you lose or cut off your wristband you will need to purchase another. So, DON’T TAKE OFF YOUR WRISTBAND.