The Cincinnati Comic Expo has been entertaining thousands of fans since 2010 with an annual show celebrating all periods and genres of pop culture with an emphasis on comics. The 2021 event will be held from Friday, September 17, through Sunday, September 19, at the Duke Energy Convention Center. Our show plays host to the latest and greatest in comics, graphic novels, artwork, games, toys, movies and television. Our panels, autograph sessions, and photo ops give you a chance to interact with your favorite creators and celebrities. Admission to the Cincinnati Comic Expo also includes the costume contest and many other exciting events!
Duke Energy Convention Center
525 Elm Street
SHOW FLOOR HOURS:Friday, September 17, 3:00 PM – 8:00 PM; VIP access begins at 2:00 PM for tickets purchased in 2021; 2020 Ticket Holder access begins at 1:30pm for VIP and 2:30pm for other 2020 tickets
Saturday, September 18, 10:00 AM – 7:00 PM; VIP access begins at 9:30 AM for tickets purchased in 2021; 2020 Ticket Holder access begins at 9:00am for VIP and 9:30am for other 2020 tickets
Sunday, September 19, 10:00 AM – 5:00 PM; VIP access begins at 9:30 AM for tickets purchased in 2021; 2020 Ticket Holder access begins at 9:00am for VIP and 9:30am for other 2020 tickets
Adult admission is required for everyone ages 13 and up.
Youth admission is required for everyone ages 8 to 12. All Youth admission is the same price for a single day or all 3 days!
Children 7 and under will be admitted for FREE all weekend with an adult ticket holder.
*Tickets are non-refundable. Wristbands and badges are non-transferable after collection at the Expo event.
**Guest lists are subject to change, although all listed guests have been booked to attend. In the event of a cancellation, notification will occur via Facebook, Twitter and Cincinnati Comic Expo's website.