Convention

General Admission hours for the Artist Alley and Dealer Room are listed below; please note that individual events and programming start as soon the Dealer Room opens, and may run as late as 2 am.

Convention Hours

FRIDAY, MAY 23rd
Registration opens at 9 am
     Programming starts at 10 am
     Dealers Room opens to VIP members at 11:30
     Dealers Room opens at noon
     Dealers Room closes at 8 pm
     Convention closes at 2 am


SATURDAY, MAY 24TH
Registration opens at 9 am
     Dealers Room opens to VIP members at 9:30
     Convention opens at 10:00 am
     Dealers Room closes at 7 pm
     Convention closes at 2 am


SUNDAY, MAY 25TH
Registration opens at 9 am
     Dealers Room opens to VIP members at 9:30
     Convention opens at 10:00 am
     Dealers Room closes at 6 pm
     Convention closes at 2 am


MONDAY, MAY 26TH (Memorial Day)
Registration opens at 9 am
     Dealers Room opens to VIP members at 9:30
     Convention opens at 10:00 am
     Dealers Room closes at 5 pm
     Convention closes at 8 pm




 

George R. Brown Convention Center
1001 Avenida de las Americas
Houston, TX 77010
https://resweb.passkey.com/go/ComicPalooza2014




Parking

Host Hotels





Hilton Americas – Houston
1600 Lamar
Houston, Texas 77010

Book a room via phone: 713-739-8000
Book a room via internet: click here


Our host hotel for Comicpalooza 2014 is none other than the Hilton Americas-Houston, the largest convention hotel in the city of Houston, Texas. At this 24-story, state-of-the-art hotel you’ll find all the luxuries of home, yet all the amenities you need whether traveling for business or pleasure. An important convenience to note is that the Hilton Americas-Houston sports a walkway connecting you between the Host Hotel and the venue’s third floor. If you a require handicap-accessible room or other specific accommodations, please be sure to call the number above for assistance.

Hyatt Regency Houston
1200 Louisiana Street
 Houston, TX 77002, US

Book a room via phone: (713) 654-1234
Book a room via internet: click here

Directions to the Convention Center

I-45 SOUTH

Coming from Dallas, Conroe, The Woodlands, Bush Intercontinental Airport

Take I-45 South > to I-10 East > to US-59 South (exit #770A) > exit Downtown Destinations-Hamilton Street > right on Capitol Street > left on Avenida de las Americas.


I-45 NORTH

Coming from Galveston, NASA, Clear Lake, Houston Hobby Airport

Take I-45 North > exit Downtown Destinations (exit #45) > exit Pease Street > right on Dowling Street > left on Polk Street > right on Avenida de las Americas.


US-59 SOUTH

Coming from Kingwood, Humble, Bush Intercontinental Airport

Take US-59 South > exit Downtown Destinations-Jackson Street > left on Franklin Street > right on Hamilton Street > right on Capitol Street > left on Avenida de las Americas.


US-59 NORTH

Coming from the Galleria, Missouri City, First Colony, Sugar Land

Take US-59 North > exit Downtown Destinations-Polk Street > left on Polk Street > right on Avenida de las Americas.


I-10 WEST

Coming from Baytown, Channelview, New Orleans

Take I-10 West > to US-59 South (exit #770A) > exit Downtown Destinations-Hamilton Street > right on Capitol Street > left on Avenida de las Americas.


I-10 EAST

Coming from Katy, San Antonio

Take I-10 East > to 59 South (exit #770A) > exit Downtown Destinations-Hamilton Street > right on Capitol Street > left on Avenida de las Americas.


SH-288 NORTH

Coming from Pearland, South Loop, Reliant Park

Take SH-288 North > to US-59 North > exit Downtown Destinations-Polk Street > left on Polk Street > right on Avenida de las Americas.


SH-290 EAST

Coming from Austin, Copperfield

Take SH-290 East > to Loop 610 South > to I-10 East > to US-59 South (exit #770A) > exit Downtown Destinations-Hamilton Street > right on Capitol Street > left on Avenida de las Americas.



Air Travel

Bush Interncontinental Airport Info

George Bush Interncontinental Airport: Our city’s largest airport, George Bush Intercontinental Airport (IAH), joined the Houston Airport System in June 1969. Bush Intercontinental is located approximately 23 miles north of downtown Houston, near the Sam Houston Tollway (Beltway 8 North).

www.fly2houston.com/iahHome


Hobby Airport Info

William H. Hobby Airport: Our city’s second largest airport, Hobby Airport (HOU), has now been serving the Houston community for more than 60 years. Hobby Airport is located approximately seven miles south of downtown Houston, near I-45/Gulf Freeway, the major highway heading from the City to NASA and Galveston Island.

www.fly2houston.com/hobbyHome

Comicpalooza 2013 was Awesome! Registration for 2014 is now open!