ICON Comics & Games Convention 2019
ICON 2019 IS HAPPENING THIS APRIL!
Please read the following important information about ICON 2019, ticket and merchandise sales and hotel information.
ICON CGC is Africa’s longest running comics, gaming and pop culture event taking place of the Easter Weekend (April 20 to 22) at Emperor’s Palace, the Palace of Dreams, in Johannesburg, Gauteng!
Show Floor Hours:
Saturday, April 20: 9:00 AM – 6:00 PM
Sunday, April 21: 9:00 AM – 6:00 PM
Monday, April 22: 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM
ICON Comedy Night – Saturday, April 20: 7:00 PM – 11:00 PM (You MUST have an ICON Saturday or Weekend Pass to buy an ICON Comedy Night Ticket)
ICON Geek Quiz Night – Sunday, April 21: 6.00 PM – 00:00 PM (tickets for this event will be sold separately, however you must have an ICON Sunday Day or Weekend Pass)
Age Restrictions: Children 5 and under will be admitted for free throughout the show and no ticket is required. Children 6 to 12 will be able to purchase half price day and weekend passes.
ICON Convention Mugs: 2019 convention mugs will not be available for pre-sale, however they will be on sale at the event.
Important Hotel Information: rooms will be available for single or double occupancy at the Metcourt Hotel at Emperors Palace, and will be available for 2, 3, 4 or 5 night stay options.
- Single Accommodation: a standard room with two single beds
- Double Accommodation: a standard room with two single, or one double, bed
Customers purchasing a double accommodation room for ICON 2019 will be contacted to confirm whether they would like two single or one double bed. Customers will also be contacted to confirm what nights they would like to be staying (i.e. a two night package could be used for Friday/Saturday, Saturday/Sunday, Sunday/Monday, etc.)
Ticket Pickup: day and weekend passes will be available for pick-up from Saturday morning, 9 am at the ICON CGC ticket booths. After Saturday, April 20, no Weekend Passes will be available for sale.
For those purchasing Merchandise: all merchandise will be available to pick up from Saturday morning, 9 AM at the Merchandise Stand.
Companions for those that require Medical Assistance will need to buy a ticket.
ICON CGC tickets are non-transferrable and non-refundable. You will be charged full price for a replacement ticket.