General admission is FREE! Guests can attend the Empire Comic Fest at no cost during normal hours of operation that are posted on the Showtimes & Location page.
There are several VIP package options available. Purchasing VIP packages in advance will guarantee availabilty and while VIP packages can be purchased upon entry to the event, availability may be limited.
Please bring your receipt with you to the event in order to redeem it for your VIP package(s) at the check-in table.
Early Bird VIP
Gain access to the event 1 hour earlier than the general public! You can purchase a one day or two day Early Bird VIP ticket. Half of all Early Bird VIP ticket sales go towards supporting the Hero Initiative!
Fan VIP Package
Do you like swag and want to help support the show? A Fan VIP package gets you the following: a custom ECF t-shirt, front row seating at all panels, custom ECF event stickers and a custom designed VIP badge!
Artist VIP Package
The Artist VIP package will give you priority access to the artists. No wait - just go to the front of any artist line at any time and show your custom designed VIP badge. You will also receive front row seating at all panels and a comic signed by either Joe Rubinstein or Mike DeCarlo!