Attendee Information

Come join the fun and be a part of the party at the Nittany Valley Sports Centre!  Just three miles from the University Park Campus of Penn State!

  • 100’s of Booths and Tables!
  • Comic Books, Sportscards, Anime, Action Figures, Arts and Crafts, Cosplay
  • Magic the Gathering Tournament, Celebrities and Artists!

Where and When:
February 25 and 26, 2023 at the Nittany Valley Sports Centre, 177 Champion Rd, State College, PA 16803

There is plenty of free parking around the Sports Centre.

$15 Saturday
$10 Sunday
$20 for a Two-Day pass
Children 5 to 10 are just $5 on Saturday and free on Sunday.
Children 4 and under are free both days.

Early Entry Add-On:
Those that purchased the Early Entry Add-On will be allowed to attend the convention 30 minutes early both days. You will enter through the Will Call/Early Entry/Prepurchase line. No Early Entry Add-Ons are available the day of the convention.

As an extra benefit for purchasing an Early Entry Add-On, each attendee that does so will receive a Limited Edition HVC3 only Vampirella comic! Artist Gus Mauk and colorist Jose Jaro will be at the con to sign the book! Extra copies will be sold at the con, but the only way to guarantee getting a copy was purchasing an Early Entry Add-On.

Game Room:
To add to the excitement, there will be a game room on site where attendees can take part in a Magic Tournament, or just sit down, pick a game, and play with some new found friends! The cost for the draft tournament is $20 while the Commander tournament is only $5!

Shuttle Bus:
If you live on campus and do not have transportation, Happy Valley Comic and Collectibles Convention will be providing free shuttle service to and from campus. The shuttle bus will be stopping in front of East Halls every 30 minutes starting at 9:30 am.

Vendor List:
We have a great list of vendors so far. To take a peek at the current list, just click here.   To see a map of the venue click here.

Activities and Celebrities:

Magic the Gathering Tournaments will be:

  • Saturday at 11 am – Draft
  • Saturday at 4 pm – Commander

Costume Contest will be:

  • 11 to 17 year olds – Saturday – 11:30 am
  • 18 years old and higher – Saturday – 1:30 pm
  • 10 and Under – Sunday – 11:30 am

Stage Schedule – click here.

Panel and Presentation Description - click here.

Celebrity Saturday Schedule – click here.

Celebrity Sunday Schedule – click here.


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