The Enormous Party List Of SDCC 2015

As the panels for San Diego Comic Con are about to start being announced, it’s always fun to take a look at what is happening outside of the show as the sun starts to set… this list will be updated, feel free to pass any of your events on to richjohnston@gmail.com…

Find these and more at the Unofficial SDCC Blog.

Wednesday

The Great Room Escape  6.30-9pm $29.50 $5 off with ESCAPESDCC code.

Gam3rCon at the Tenth Avenue Arts Center. Noon – Midnight

Comic Art Now. 40 local artists. Mike Hess Brewing Company 6-10pm

Brian Posehn Comedian and actor Brian Posehn is headed to San Diego Comic-Con with his stand-up act. $20-$30. 6:30- 8pm House of Blues, 1055 5th Avenue

Enchantment Under SDCC. Great giveaways and goodies for from this year’s sponsors We Love Fine, Viz Media, and Girl Gone Geek, as well as other great companies including Back in Time, Dark Horse, Entertainment Earth, Factory Entertainment, Funko, Hasbro, Loot Crate, NECA, The Ninjabot, Toddland, Walker Stalker Fan Fest, The Walking Dead Escape, and Warner Archive. Mission Brewery. $30-$100 8pm

Zenescope Entertainment’s 10th Anniversary Party, hosted by Echo Lake. 8-11:30 pm., Level 9 Rooftop Bar & Lounge, Hotel Indigo, 509 Ninth Ave. RSVP required.

HitFix Comic-Con Kick-Off Party. 9 pm, Hotel Solamar, 435 Sixth Ave. RSVP required.

The Art of Mortal Kombat IX & X / Star Wars Art. Free. Rob Kaz Art and Rodel Gonzalez Studio. 7pm

Girls’ Night Out Happy Hour Adventure with Christina Lauren. Fans can take part in a “Happy Hour Adventure” on Wednesday, July 8 at 7PM, that includes a three-flight tasting of exotic chocolate truffles, artisan cheeses, and wines at the Eclipse Chocolate Bar. The authors will be on hand to discuss the book, host a Q&A, hold a book signing, and more. 21+ only, and tickets are $40 – or $56 if you’d like a signed book.

Forbidden Panels Annual Comic-Con Dinner. Gaslamp Strip Club: A Steak Place.Free, 21+. 7.30pm on Forbidden Panel, an independent comic publisher, will be hosting their annual Forbidden Panels Annual Comic-Con Dinner,

Doug Benson – Doug Loves Movies Comic-Con Special $22 8pm

Game of Bloggers Meet Up FREE, RSVP for media. 9-11pm Dragon’s Den, 315 10th Avenue

Gabe Eltaueb’s Second Annual Comic Kickoff Fundraiser 9pm-1am. Basic Urban Kitchen + Bar. 410 10th Ave. Proceeds will benefit Hero Initative. Attendees will have a chance to win great prizes, meet artists like Eltaeb, Todd Nauck, Eddie Nunez, Doug Wheatley, and more, as well as enjoy drinks and more. Sponsored by Razer, Dark Horse Comics and Loot Crate. Entry is free, but a donation is suggested.

Skeletor’s Lair Pop-Up Shop Super7, 701 8th Av, 9pm – Midnight

Brian Posehn Comedian and actor Brian Posehn is headed to San Diego Comic-Con with his stand-up act. $20-$30. 9:30-11pm House of Blues, 1055 5th Avenue

Wooden Wisdom, Elijah Wood & Zach Cowie DJ Set 10pm – MidnigtBang Bang, 526 Market $10 up.

Thursday

Adult Swim on the Green They’ll be giving away everything you’ve ever dreamed of at the Carnival Midway, and The Meatwad Full Dome Experience is back for another year of intergalactic-mind-travel. They’ll be bringing you nightly screenings (with famous people) and daily live streaming events (with somewhat famous people). Free. For more information visit adultswimpresents.comBehind the Convention Center next to the 5th Ave. Pier and Ferry Landing. 9.30am-10pm

The Green Inferno. 5-7 p.m, Fogo de Chao, 668 Fifth Ave. Eli Roth and BH Tilt offer a party with the foods and spirits of the Amazon Rainforest at an immersive exhibit. Original art by Taz, special announcement, exclusive content and party with the cast and filmmaker. . RSVP required.

YouTube and Google’s Comic-Con Welcome Party. Altitude Sky Lounge at the San Diego Marriott, 660 K St. RSVP required. Creators, brands, media and entertainment partners expected to attend. 5-8 p.m.

The second annual Her Universe “Geek Couture” Fashion Show will be held at the Manchester Grand Hyatt Hotel Harbor Ballroom. Two grand prize-winners will be selected at the Fashion Show to be a guest designer with Her Universe to develop a Her Universe fashion collection to be sold at Hot Topic. An esteemed panel of judges will review all 25 finalists’ designs that “walk the runway.” The judges will select one winning designer and the audience will vote to select the second winning designer. 6pm-8pm

IGN bash. 7 p.m. Float at the Hard Rock Hotel, 207 Fifth Ave. RSVP required.

Fandango Party. 8:30-11:30 p.m., Omnia Rooftop, 454 Sixth Ave. Featuring music performance by Best Coast plus celebrity guests and an artist showcase. RSVP required.

‘Star Girls’ Burlesque VIP Experience Show Devils Playground brings their original Star Wars parody burlesque show, “Star Girls,” to Comic-Con for a two-night run. The VIP Experience performances include guaranteed seating, an 8×10 signed cast photo, 2 drinks, and a meet-and-greet with the performers before the show, $75. 7pm  Sevilla Nightclub, 353 5th Ave

Skeletor’s Lair Pop-Up Shop Super7, 701 8th Av, 9pm-Midnight

Chuck Jones Night with Special Guests Girls Drawin’ Girls and their tributes to the great Animation Director himself. 7pm-9pm  Chuck Jones Gallery,232 Fifth Ave

One Direction, Qualcomm Stadium,9449 Friars Rd $40-$100. 7-11pm

SuicideGirls: Blackheart Burlesque Tour, $25-$65. House of Blues, 7pm

Hop-Con 3.0: The w00stsout Festival. This year’s brewers and hosts include Greg Koch, Wil Wheaton, Drew Curtis, Aisha Tyler, Kevin Eastman, Dave Johnson, Mitch Steele, Kris Ketcham, Richard Rossi, and Alexis Light. Tickets start at $75, which include ten 4oz beer samples, a commemorative Hop-Con 3.0 glass, gourmet food, and more. There are also $40 Designated Driver tickets (no alcohol), and $100 tickets which include two signed lithographs, and $25 of your money will go towards the Hero Initiative.Liberty Station. 7pm-9pm

The Aquabats $22 7PM – 10pm House of Blues, 1055 5th Avenue

San Diego Symphony Summer Pops. Pokémon: Symphonic Evolutions. 8pm

The Bleeding Cool Post-Panel Eat Up – Dicks Last Resort, 345 4th Ave, 8.30pm on. RSVP to richjohnston@gmail.com. With exclusive T-shirts for Bleeding Cool contributors.

Harry Connick Jr. In Concert with Captain Jimmy Wilder in the Independence Day..  8-10pm 750 B Street Jacobs Music Center’s Copley Symphony Hall,

MTV Fest and Fandom Awards 7pm-10.45pm Free, Petco Park. Tyler Posey (“Teen Wolf”) and Bella Thorne (“Scream”) will host the second annual “MTV Fandom Awards,” which honors diehard fans whose excitement has pushed movies, TV shows, books and comics from subculture to mainstream worldwide success in the past year. All Comic-Con badge holders are welcome to join the “MTVFandom Fest” party at Petco Park, featuring food, drinks, games and giveaways, on Thursday, July 9 beginning at 7:00pm PT and leading into the 8:00 p.m. PT taping of the “MTV Fandom Awards Special,” which premieres Sunday

 Carry On My #WaywardCocktails SupernaturalWiki Event  The SupernaturalWiki, as well as Wattpad and FYeahCopyright, are bringing Carry On My #WaywardCocktails, a celebration of all things Supernatural, to SDCC. On Thursday, July 9, you’ll be able to head over to the Analog Bar at 7:30PM in the Gaslamp for food, drinks, giveaways, Purple Nurples, pie, salad, friends, a costume contest, and more. $30-$250 7:30 PM – 10PM Analog Bar,801 5th Avenue

CBLDF Welcome Party San Diego Comic Con. The Comic Book Legal Defense Fund returns with their annual SDCC party, this year on Thursday, July 9 at the Westgate Hotel. Co-hosted by the Black Phoenix Alchemy Labs, the party is usually free but donations to the fund are appreciated. Westgate Hotel. 8pm

Comic Strip: Comedy & Burlesque, Comic-Con Edition! The American Comedy Co. is hosting a Comic-Con edition of stand up comedy with a geeky twist, as well as singing and cosplay burlesque by Di’ Lovely and friends. The event is 21+.  The American Comedy Co.,818 B 6th Ave 8PM – 11:55 PM

Many Mansions 8PM – 10PM, The Blackbox Stage at Ion Theatre, 3704 6th Ave. Snark Ascending Productions is bringing Many Mansions, a two-act play by cartoonist Brooke McEldowney, to the Blackbox Stage at Ion Theatre on July 9-12. The play follows a young atheist, Cecily Gosling, who boards the subway at 42nd Street to find religious ecstasy in a waiting room

The Great Royal Marshmallow Comic-Con After-Party  Artist Sean Dietrich and Silk Road Productions present “The Great Royal Marshmallow: Lions & Tigers & Bass,” at Somewhere Loud. This is a 21+ event only. 22 for general admission, $75 for VIP. 8pm-Midnight

Geeks Go Glam. San Diego Library Patio. 8pm-11pm San Diego Public Library, 330 Park Blvd

Nerd HQ Fan Party. 9 p.m., New Children’s Museum, 200 West Island Ave. Free, 18 and over admitted at the door.

Outcast bash. With special guests from The Walking Dead. Sponsored by Fox International Studios. 9 p.m., Andaz Hotel Rooftop, 600 F St. RSVP required.

RiffTrax: “Sharknado 2″  As a part of their recent Kickstarter called “The Crappening,” they will be riffing Sharknado 2: The Second One live in Nashville on July 9, but it will be broadcast live by Fathom Events to movie theaters nationwide, including one in downtown San Diego during Comic-Con.  Horton Plaza UA/Regal Cinemas, 475 Horton Plaza 8PM – 10PM  $12.50

You Made It Weird with Pete Holmes Live Podcast Comedian Pete Holmes is headed to Comic-Con, where he’ll be bringing his podcast “You Made It Weird with Pete Holmes”. The live recording will happen on Thursday, July 9, at 10PM at the American Comedy Co. – with tickets running $18. The event is 21+ only. 10PM – 11:55 PM American Comedy Co.,818 B 6th Ave

Film/TV Podcast Greet and Meet Up 8pm on, Bootlegger, 804 Market St, hang out with podcasters behind Battleship Pretension, Criterion Cast and Warner Archive.

Boom! Studios 10 Year Birthday Bash, Hilton Bayfront, Free, 9pm on.

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Bang Bang Presents DJ Uncle Blazer, better known to Comic-Con audiences as Workaholics‘ Blake Anderson, will be DJing a set Tickets start at $10, 10pm-Midnight Bang Bang, 526 Market St

Friday

Total Combat Paintball Zombies and Demons. 4 pm – midnight.  Total Combat Paintball, 1699 Main Street. A 3 day zombie paintball course located just a mile from the San Diego Convention Center, from 4PM-12PM. Tickets are $50

BuzzFeed and The CW’s Super Power Hour. 5-8 pm, Altitude Sky Lounge at the Marriott Gaslamp Quarter, 660 K St. Featuring superhero talent from Legends of Tomorrow, Vixen, The Flash, Arrow and BuzzFeed standards rooftop beer pong, GIF booth, DJ and superhero-themed bars. . Invitation only.

Fashionably Nerdy SDCC Cocktail Hour and Mixer 5-7pm, Manchester Grand Hyatt. Meet the Fashionably Nerdy team, and win swag prizes from sponsors like Jordandene, Whosits & Whatsits, Urban Decay, and more. Free.

Universal Cable Productions cocktail reception. 6-9pm, Omnia, 454 Sixth Ave. RSVP required.

The Walking Dead Escape 6-10pm. Petco Park.

Opening Reception for Superhero Sideshow. 6-11pm. O’Reilly Tattoo, 519 Broadway.

Super Video Game Land. Mission Brewery. 6pm – midnight.

Warner Bros. Television annual media mixer. 7-9pm., Float Rooftop Bar at the Hard Rock, 207 Fifth Ave. RSVP required.

The Haunted Hotel. 7-11pm. 424 Market Street.

Fabio Napoleoni is BACK for his second Con in a row! New Original Art and Gallery Exclusives will be available! 7-9pm  Chuck Jones Gallery, 232 Fifth Ave

SherlockeDCC 2015 7-10pm San Diego Public Library. The party, which is hosted by The Baker Street Babes, The Nerdy Girlie, Being Geek Chic, SherlockDC, and others, will be taking over the entire ninth floor of the San Diego Public Library

‘Star Girls’ Burlesque VIP Experience Show Devils Playground brings their original Star Wars parody burlesque show, “Star Girls,” to Comic-Con for a two-night run. The VIP Experience performances include guaranteed seating, an 8×10 signed cast photo, 2 drinks, and a meet-and-greet with the performers before the show, $75. 7pm Sevilla Nightclub, 353 5th Ave

Geeks for Peace with Morgan Spurlock. 7pm – midnight. Moniker Warehouse, 705 16th St. Fundraiser hosted by Morgan Spurlock, Kevin Smith and Gotham Chopra and benefitting Kids for Peace. Band from TV (Greg Grunberg, Adrian Pasdar, Scott Grimes, Efren Ramirez and Eddie Matos) will perform. Guests include Giancarlo Esposito and Frances Fisher. Tickets http://www.geeksforpeace.org/.

501st Legion Party 7pm to midnight, San Diego Public Library Outdoor Atrium for food, friends, raffle prizes, music, and more. Tickets are $55 for adults, $27.50 for those under 12, free for those under 5.

Nerdist Podcast Live. 7:30pm. Balboa Theatre.

The Meltdown with Jonah and Kumail. 7:30pm. The American Comedy Co.

Crave Escape 7pm-Midnight, USS Midway. With special live performances by Cathedrals, Bad Suns, and Cold War Kids. RSVP. 21+

Super Geeked Up LIVE Show and Game Night 7-10pm, Villainous Lair Comics & Gaming, 3220 Adams Ave. Join Jeff and Nicole from Super Geeked Up podcast for a live show, at Villainous Lair Comics & Gaming in Normal Heights neighborhood of San Diego.  They will be talking sci-fi, fantasy, superheroes, and comics and playing super-fun geek-themed games

Nerd Nite with National Geographic Channel 7-10.30pm, Silo in Makers Quarter,, 753 15th Street. The event will feature free food, trivia (with amazing prizes!) and incredible presentations

Entertainment Tonight, Tumblr and AMC present Fear The Walking Dead party. Cast and producers from the zombie drama’s upcoming companion series hosts a screening at 7pm. at Reading Cinemas Gaslamp 15 (701 Fifth Ave.) followed by a party at the starlight Terrace, Hilton Gaslamp, 401 K St. Invitation only.

Chris Hardwick: The Funcomfortable Tour 7.30-9.30pm, Balboa Theater, 868 4th Avenue. Popular stand-up comedian, CEO of Nerdist Industries and he’ll be bringing his stand-up show The Funcomfortable Tour.

Ghostbusters Mass Hysteria Fan Party  7:30pm-10pm, Werewolf Bar, 627 4th Ave.$12

Space Time with Marian Call, 7:30-9pm, 98 Bottles, 2400 Kettner Blvd. #110. Marian Call returns to Comic-Con on Friday, July 10, at 98 Bottles from 7PM-9:30PM. Marian will be hosting and singing along with Molly Lewis, with special guests including writer Nicole Dieker. Tickets for $12 available now on BrownPaperTickets.

The Meltdown with Jonah & Kumail, 7.30-9.30pm, The American Comedy Co.,

818 B 6th Ave. Although Silicon Valley won’t be making the trek to San Diego Comic-Con, star Kumail Nanjiani will, with his popular weekly show The Meltdown with Jonah and Kumail, along with co-host Jonah Ray. The show will be moving out of LA’s Meltdown Comics and heading for Comic-Con.

TheOneRing.Net Ice Cream Social 7:30-10pm, Ghirardelli Ice Cream and Chocolate Shop, 643 5th Ave. TheOneRing.Net, the #1 source for all your Lord of the Rings and Hobbit news, is holding an Ice Cream Social. $20

Burger Records Comic Con Party 8-10pm, The Observatory North Park,, 2891 University Avenue. California independent record label wants you to come rock out with them at the Burger Records Comic Con Party. $20

Many Mansions 8-10pm, The Blackbox Stage at Ion Theatre, 3704 6th Ave. Snark Ascending Productions is bringing Many Mansions, a two-act play by cartoonist Brooke McEldowney, to the Blackbox Stage at Ion Theatre on July 9-12. The play follows a young atheist, Cecily Gosling, who boards the subway at 42nd Street to find religious ecstasy in a waiting room

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Marked Men 6 Party 8pm-1am. Returning to the tall ship Star of India is the 6th Marked Men party, this year with a Once Upon a Time theme. VIP tickets remain, which include a pirate feast, access to the Captains Quarters, Movie Props, Rumpelstiltskin Fortune Telling Room, and a Knight fight show. The event runs from 8pm Friday to 1am. More information at markedmenparty.com. $67

truTV Impractical Jokers ‘Where’s Larry’ Tour with The Tenderloins 8pm-10pm, Humphreys Concerts By the Bay, 2241 Shelter Island Dr. truTV’s Impractical Jokers are returning to Comic-Con with their “Where’s Larry” tour with the Tenderloins, and tickets cost $67

Mash Bash. Mashable’s debut SDCC party. 8-11 p.m., Luce Loft, 1037 J St. RSVP required.

Funko Fun Days 8PM – 1PM, Manchester Grand Hyatt. The celebration for fans of all things Funko and their Funatics fans – is returning to San Diego Comic-Con on Friday, July 10, at 8PM (doors open at 6:30PM) in a whole new location: the Grand Hyatt Manchester.$100.

Sideshow Collectibles Comic-Con Party, 8pm-11pm. Gaslamp District somwhere. $20

Cinephile: Tested.com Party 9pm-11pm Fluxx Nightclub, 500 4th Avenue, with Adam Savage, host their 2nd annual party at Comic-Con, with this year’s theme Cinephile. The party will be at Fluxx Nightclub and is a 21+ event.  Free.

Fox/FX/20th Century Fox TV/Fox International Channels Comic-Con party. Featuring talent from the network, studio and FX programming. 9 pm., Andaz, 600 F St. RSVP required.

Syfy’s Sharknado 3 party. Featuring stars Ian Ziering, Tara Reid, Cassie Scerbo, David Hasselhoff and more. 9 pm.-1 am., Hotel Solamar, fourth floor rooftop, 435 Sixth Ave. RSVP only.

Villain Cosplay Contest 9pm-Midnight, Henry’s Pub, 618 5th Ave. Are you good at being bad (in cosplay form, of course)? Then head on down to Henry’s Pub in the Gaslamp on Friday, July 10 at 9PM for the Villain Cosplay Contest. The event, which is sponsored by Aggressive Comix and will be hosted by Rich Cassidy and Jenny Lorenzo, with a $1000 prize.

Robert Kirkman’s Skybound Entertainment Party celebrates its fifth anniversary and Air premiere. Guests expected: Norman Reedus (Air, The Walking Dead), Andrew Lincoln (The Walking Dead), Steven Yeun (The Walking Dead), Lauren Cohan (The Walking Dead), Melissa McBride (The Walking Dead), Chris Hardwick (Talking Dead), Cliff Curtis (Fear The Walking Dead), Sandrine Holt (Fear The Walking Dead), Patrick Fugit (Outcast, Gone Girl), Kim Dickens (Fear The Walking Dead). 9 p.m.-1 a.m., Western Metal Rooftop, Petco Park, 100 Park Blvd. RSVP only.

Playboy Comic-Con Party,  9PM – Midnight , Parq, 615 Broadway. $575.  “THE place to be seen”, featuring celebrities like Hugh Hefner and over twenty Playboy Playmates. 21+.
Nerdist and Geek & Sundry present Conival. Felicia Day and Chris Hardwick host a dance party at Petco Park. Drinks and revelry, 10 p.m.-2 a.m., hosted bar until midnight. RSVP required.

Jay & Silent Bob Get Old 10pm-midnight, The American Comedy Co, 818 B 6th Ave, $30

Nerd HQ annual star-studded bash. DJ Nerd spins as the dancing starts at 10 p.m. as this party goes into the morning light. New Children’s Museum, 200 W. Island Ave. RSVP only.

Bo Burnham Make Happy Tour, 10.30pm-Midnight, Balboa Theater, 868 4th Avenue.  “A night of laughing and smiling and not dying yet.” The show will be Friday, July 10, 10:30pm at the Balboa Theatre. $47

Saturday

Adult Swim on the Green. 9.30-10pm. Behind the Convention Center next to the 5th Ave. Pier and Ferry Landing. They’ll be giving away everything you’ve ever dreamed of at the Carnival Midway, and The Meatwad Full Dome Experience is back for another year of intergalactic-mind-travel. They’ll be bringing you nightly screenings (with famous people) and daily live streaming events (with somewhat famous people). Free. For more information visit adultswimpresents.com

Total Combat: Zombie Attack Noon – 11pm, Total Combat Paintball, 1699 Main Street. A 3 day zombie paintball course located just a mile from the San Diego Convention Center, from 4PM-12PM. Tickets are $50

Gam3rCon at the Tenth Avenue Arts Center. Noon – Midnight

Bill Prady‘s (The Big Bang Theory, The Muppets) annual Cocktails at Comic-Con meet-up. 4-8 p.m., Siren’s Call pool bar at the Hilton San Diego Bayfront, 1 Park Blvd. RSVP only.

Lovelife Presents Episode XII: A New Boat, 5pm-10pm, Inspiration Hornblower, 970 North Harbor Driv. Lovelife is bringing their annual Star Wars Themed Intergalactic Boat Party to Comic-Con. From $50

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Marvel vs DC Art Exhibition 5pm-10pm, La Bodega Gallery,. 2196 Logan Ave. A  Marvel vs DC Art Exhibition for one night only. Free.

The Walking Dead Escape. 6 – 10 pm. Petco Park.

The Mo’Kelly Show 6pm-8pm, Hilton Bayfront,. The Mo’Kelly Show, a radio show which airs locally in Los Angeles on KFIAM640 and on iHeartRadio, will be broadcasting live from SDCC at the FOX Sports Grill

NBC Digital Network. Featuring talent from Grimm, Heroes Reborn, Blindspot, Hannibal and more. 7-9pm., Rooftop of the Andaz Hotel, 600 F. St. Invitation only.

The Haunted Hotel. 7-11 pm. 424 Market Street.

William Shatner’s Man O War 8-10pm, Chuck Jones Gallery, 232 Fifth Ave – a Cinematic Graphic Novel gallery 7pm-9pm

Kinky Geek SDCC Munch. 8pm. Location TBA.

Nickelodean’s Variety Show Featuring The Breadwinners Live. Horton Theatre.

The Legend of Zelda: Symphony of the Goddesses 7-10pm. Jacobs Music Center’s Copley, Symphony Hall, 750 B Street. a symphony music celebration that presents the music of The Legend of Zelda in all-new arrangements approved by franchise producer Eiji Aonuma and Nintendo composer and sound director Koji Kondo

Digital LA Comic-Con Party 7-10pm, Gaslamp District. RSVP at Eventbrite for the Saturday, July 11, party, with the location of the event still to be determined. Free.

Nerdist Podcast Live! with Chris Hardwick, 7.30-9.30pm Balboa Theater, 868 4th Avenue. Hosts Chris Hardwick, Jonah Ray, and Matt Mira, the first announced guest is Ben Kingsley, and they’ve just added Peter Capaldi. $37.50

Steve Agee – 7:30 Show. 7.30-9pm, The American Comedy Co, 818 B 6th Ave Steve Agee, best known for his work on Bob’s Burgers and Adventure Time, will be appearing at the American Comedy Co. on Saturday, July 11 with two shows: a 7:30PM show and a 9:30PM show. Tickets are $16 and available now. $16

Star Trek: Into Darkness Live 8-10pm, Embarcadero Marina Park South, 1245 Seventh Avenue,  the score of Star Trek:Into Darkness, as performed by the San Diego Symphony Orchestra. $20

Burger Records Comic Con Party 8-10pm, The Observatory North Park,2891 University Avenue, California independent record label wants you to come rock out with them at the Burger Records Comic Con Party, $20

Ward Warriors SDCC15 Meet Up, 8-11pm, East Village Tavern+Bowl, 930 Market St. Fans of Grant Ward from Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D., can join forces during San Diego Comic-Con. $20

Many Mansions 8-10pm, The Blackbox Stage at Ion Theatre, 3704 6th Ave. Snark Ascending Productions is bringing Many Mansions, a two-act play by cartoonist Brooke McEldowney, to the Blackbox Stage at Ion Theatre on July 9-12. The play follows a young atheist, Cecily Gosling, who boards the subway at 42nd Street to find religious ecstasy in a waiting room

All About That LARP, featuring “Treasure Trapped” Screening 8-10pm, San Diego Public Library, 330 Park Blvd, learn about live action role playing (LARP) and watch the new film Treasure Trapped, about three unlikely heroes who journey into the world of LARP to explore what happens when you take pretending to a whole new level. Free

CD Release Show for Cattle Decapitation 8pm-11pm, Brick By Brick, 1130 Buenos Ave,  the band will be playing a special, advanced CD release show in honor of  their new record, The Anthropocene Extinction. Joining Cattle Decapitation for this special occasion will be Author & Punisher, Noctuary, and Mortuus Terror. $12

X-Men: Days Of Future Past Rogue Cut 8-11pm, Reading Cinemas Gaslamp, 701 5th Ave, Fans at SDCC will get to be part of an exclusive fan screening,

Nerd HQ Dance Party. 9 pm.-2 am., New Children’s Museum, 200 West Island Ave. Free, 18 and over admitted at the door.

Entertainment Weekly’s annual star-studded Comic-Con closing night celebration. 9 p.m., Float at the Hard Rock Hotel, 207 Fifth Ave. Invitation only.

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Steve Agee – 9:30 Show 9.30-11pm, The American Comedy Co.,818 B 6th Ave, $16

Vacation Screening 10-11pm Reading Cinemas Gaslamp, 701 5th Ave

Nerdist Podcast Live! With Chris Hardwick (2nd Show) 10.30pm-Midnight, Balboa Theater, 868 4th Avenue, The first guest has been announced as Game of Thrones actress Maisie Williams. $37.50

GeekNation’s closing night party. Sharknado, Agents of SHIELD, The Vampire Diaries, Game of Thrones, American Horror Story and more talent expected to attend. 11 p.m.-2 a.m., Andaz Hotel rooftop, 600 F St. RSVP required.

Hollywood Babble-On with Kevin Smith & Ralph Garman 11.30pm-1am, House of Blues, 1055 5th Avenue. Kevin Smith is bringing his popular Hollywood Babble-On podcast show back to San Diego Comic-Con for a live performance.. The event is 21+.
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    • Adult Swim on the Green They’ll be giving away everything you’ve ever dreamed of at the Carnival Midway, and The Meatwad Full Dome Experience is back for another year of intergalactic-mind-travel. They’ll be bringing you nightly screenings (with famous people) and daily live streaming events (with somewhat famous people). Free. For more information visit adultswimpresents.comBehind the Convention Center next to the 5th Ave. Pier and Ferry Landing. 9.30am-5pm

S.H.I.E.L.D. TV / Agent Carter New Agents Wrap Party. Henry’s Pub, 618 5th Ave 5-8 pm. S.H.I.E.L.D. TV and Agent Carter News will be holding another meet-up this year

FOCCI Dinner and SWAG Trade 6-9 pm, The Harbor House Restaurant, 831 West Harbor Drive. Attendees will be able to sit down and enjoy a nice dinner with fellow board members, and participate in a SWAG trade.

Scott Sigler’s ALIVE Book Tour 7-9pm, Mysterious Galaxy, 7051 Clairemont Mesa Blvd. For fans of The Hunger Games, Divergent, and Red Rising comes a gripping sci-fi adventure in which a group of teenagers wake up in a mysterious corridor with no knowledge of who they are or how they got trapped.

Heroes / Zachary Quinto Fan Meetup 7-9pm, Meze Greek Fusion, 345 6th Ave

SoCal Bronies Meet-Up: Dead Dog Dinner 7-9pm TBA. Hang out with some fellow Bronies and “share your experiences with others, have some food, and maybe some libations” at the SoCal Bronies Meet-Up at San Diego Comic-Con. Free

Harmontown- Live Podcast 7-9pm, Tin Roof, 401 G St. Community and Rick & Morty creator Dan Harmon is bringing his popular Harmontown podcast to San Diego Comic-Con. $10

Burger Records Comic Con Party 8pm-10pm, The Observatory North Park,, 2891 University Avenue. California independent record label wants you to come rock out with them at the Burger Records Comic Con Party. $20

About Rich Johnston

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