Frequently Asked Questions

What is Southern Maryland Comic-Con?
Southern Maryland Comic-Con is a celebration of geekdom and pop culture. Expect a wide assortment of comic books, collectibles, toys, games, original art, cosplay, and more. Events at the convention will include costume contests, gaming, and activities for kids.

Who’s coming?
The list of exhibitors and artists who will be showcasing their wares and talents at Southern Maryland Comic-Con will be posted before the next convention. To stay up to date as guests and vendors are announced, follow us on Facebook!

How can I buy tickets?
Tickets are $10 and will be on sale at the door. You will also be able to purchase them online in advance. The link will be posted as soon as they are available.

What about Kids?
Kids under 10 get in for free with an adult admission. We will have plenty of activities for kids to enjoy.

Can I set up as an exhibitor/artist?
To reserve a table or dealer booth, email

Any policies I should know about?
We have an anti-harassment policy – please read and respect it!

Who runs Southern Maryland Comic-Con?
Southern Maryland Comic-Con was created by Ben Penrod and Steve Anderson, who also founded Awesome Con in Washington, DC, and the Annapolis Comic-Con. Joe D’Intino is the event coordinator for both Southern Maryland and Annapolis Comic-Cons.

For more information, email

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