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Mingle with celebrities at Northeast Comic Con & Collectibles Extravaganza

And shop thousands of comics, toys, art, books, memorabilia, and other pop culture items.

Kaylee Hottle, star of “Godzilla vs Kong," will be at Northeast Comic Con & Collectibles Extravaganza Nov. 26-28 in Boxborough. CHUCK ZLOTNICK

Do you want to spend Thanksgiving weekend in the company of Batman, Marvel superheroes, Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, Star Wars, and comic book characters famous and obscure? Are you looking for unique, nostalgic holiday presents like vinyl records and trading cards? Or are you just hungry for a celebrity sighting? Head up to Boxborough, MA for this massive 3-day convention of comics vendors, artists, collectors, and other collectible devotees. 

Wander along dozens of stalls to shop among thousands of comics, toys, art, books, memorabilia, and other pop culture items. Buy a celebrity autograph, and mingle with stars and guest speakers from TV, film, entertainment, and comics, at photo ops, Creative Arts career panels and presentations all weekend. Or join a cosplay activity, live concert, concert after-party, stand-up comedy competition, karaoke, or the Friendsgiving Dinner-And-A-Show with magic tricks. 

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Gary Sohmers, the event producer, has been an appraiser on the PBS show “Antiques Roadshow” for 13 seasons. He wants people to know this event is “not boring” and has free parking. In a statement, he said: “This show is really for collectors and fans of all generations. From the Baby Boomers to the current OK Boomers.” 

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