Connect with us

Hi, what are you looking for?

Conventions and Events

WonderCon Moving to Anaheim in 2012

WonderCon Moving to Anaheim

Comic-Con International confirmed today that WonderCon will be moving to Anaheim, California next year, due to the continued construction at the Moscone Center in San Francisco.

WonderCon will be held at the Anaheim Convention Center March 16-18, 2012.

This will mark the first time WonderCon has been held outside of San Francisco Bay Area, since its inception in 1987.

“It certainly was not our wish to move,” said David Glanzer, Comic-Con International’s director of marketing and public relations in a statement. “However, when faced with the prospect of canceling the show for a year or moving locations, after careful consideration we decided to keep WonderCon on the 2012 calendar at a venue that could accommodate our needs.”

With WonderCon changing dates and locations, organizers of C2E2 and Wizard World have shifted the respective dates of their upcoming conventions, so not to conflict with the event.

William Shatner, Leonard Nimoy, Chris Pine, Zachary Quinto and JJ Abrams have all appeared at WonderCon in recent years. We’ll have information on the 2012 guest list as we approach the event.

Written By

2 Comments

2 Comments

  1. JustinBlaze

    September 2, 2011 at 3:20 am

    Awesome! I can actually attend this year. 

  2. Cybele Baker

    September 2, 2011 at 4:29 am

    This is soo disappointing and truly hope it is only temporary. So Cal already gets SDCC Wondercon has been a Bay Area tradition for more than 20 years. BOOO HISSS!

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.

Facebook

Twitter

Advertisement
Advertisement

Trending Articles

Review

Star Trek: Strange New Worlds Season 1 Episode 7 “The Serene Squall” Review “The Serene Squall” sees Spock and the Enterprise confront an unexpected...

News

Paul Wesley takes over the iconic role of Captain James T. Kirk Following the release of Star Trek: Strange New Worlds‘ first season finale,...

Review

Star Trek: Strange New Worlds Season 1 Episode 10 “A Quality of Mercy” Review After not addressing it for most of the season, Star...

Review

Star Trek: Strange New Worlds Season 1 Episode 9 “All Those Who Wander” Review The penultimate episode of Star Trek: Strange New Worlds’ first...

AboutContactTip UsTerms of UsePrivacy Notice

TrekNews.net, the website, the promotion thereof and/or any exhibition of material created by TrekNews.net is not endorsed or sponsored by or affiliated with CBS/Paramount Pictures or the STAR TREK franchise.


© 2011–2022 TrekNews.net