FC3 Press Releases

Flower City Comic Con Coming to the Rochester Riverside Convention Center

November 4, 2015 – Rochester has a new convention on the horizon. For fans. By fans.

Flower City Comic Con (FC3) is set to make its debut at the Rochester Riverside Convention Center in 2016. The two-day event will take place on Saturday April 23 and Sunday April 24, 2016.

Mighty Monkey Productions’ goal for the convention is to create an event where people can get the best of all of the genres all in one place. FC3 will give attendees the opportunity to share their interests with others, while also being able to look at other interests such as gaming, anime, science-fiction, fantasy, pop culture, role playing, and comics.

The convention will also play host to special guests Douglas Arthur (Tales from the Dougside), Karan Ashley (Aisha the Yellow Power Ranger), Jim Cummings (voice actor, “Animaniacs”, “Batman”, “Shrek”, “Who Framed Roger Rabbit?”), Walter Jones (Zack the Black Power Ranger), Madison Lintz (“The Walking Dead”, “Bosch”), Mackenzie Lintz (“The Hunger Games” ,“The Walking Dead”), Graham Nolan (Batman artist for Detective Comics, co-creator of Batman villain Bane) as well as WWE wrestling legend George “The Animal” Steele. Panel discussions will be available with each special guest.

Starship Horizons Bridge Simulator will be on site to provide guests the chance to work together as Bridge Officers on a starship.

Fandom Photos will also be on site to provide guests the opportunity to have their photo taken with a replica TARDIS ship from Doctor Who.

In addition to the special guests and activities, attendees will be able to participate in additional panel discussions, browse numerous vendors, play their favorite board games, the chance to participate in role-playing games, autograph and photo opportunities with the special guests. Vendors and artists will also be onsite to There will also be concessions available onsite for purchase.

Convention hours will be 10 am to 7 pm on Saturday and 11 am to 5 pm on Sunday. The Rochester Riverside Convention Center is located at 123 East Main Street.

Plan on joining in the fun on both days to see where it all comes together.

Nox Craft Cocktails & Comfort Food and Salena’s Mexican Restaurant are proud sponsors of the inaugural event.

If you are interesting in becoming a sponsor, please contact the Sponsorship Coordinator at dan@fc3roc.com.

Tickets are on sale now! Purchase them at https://register.growtix.com/e/flower_city_comic_con

Vendor and Artist booths are now on sale. For information on or to reserve your space, click here: https://register.growtix.com/es/flower_city_comic_con

For volunteer inquiries, please send us a message on our Facebook page www.facebook.com/fc3roc.

To know more about Flower City Comic Con, (FC3) please visitwww.fc3roc.com or visit Facebook page www.facebook.com/fc3roc and follow us on Twitter @fc3roc.

For media inquiries, please email deanna@fc3roc.com