We get a number of questions relating to the venue for different events all the time, so in an effort to help you before you attend, we have listed some of them here for you to peruse before the event to make your visit as stress-free as possible!
WHAT TIME DOES THE EVENT OPEN?
Comic Con Wales 2022 opens at the same time over the course of the weekend this time is as follows:
Saturday Early Entry/Diamond Pass Entry: 9.00am
Saturday Standard Entry: 11.00am
Saturday Closing: 6.00pm
Sunday Early Entry/Diamond Pass Entry: 9.00am
Sunday Standard Entry: 11.00am
Sunday Closing: 6.00pm
DO YOU HAVE CAR PARKING?
ICC Wales has dedicated parking with over 2,000 visitor parking spaces located on-site, with 700 spaces on levels -1 and -2.
DO YOU HAVE A CASH MACHINE?
There are no cash machnes at ICC Wales however contactless payments are accepted throughout the various venue paypoints. We do however, strongly advise that you bring plenty of cash with you on the day to make sure you do not miss out.
We also have an Autograph, Photograph and COA Prepay office inside the venue where you can purchase special tokens in £5, £10, £20 denominations and pay by credit or debit card. These can be used throughout the event to purchase photo ops, autographs and COA certificates at signings.
Finally, it is worth noting that the cast majority of traders accept card as well as cash, but always check with the trader before purchasing an item.
DO YOU HAVE WI-FI?
ICC Wales boasts super flexible & super speedy WiFi within the venue.
DOES THE VENUE OFFER DISABLED ACCESS?
We want a visit to Comic Con Wales to be enjoyable for everyone. ICC Wales is dedicated to offering accessibility througout the venue. There is also accessible seating and staff available to help. For more information on disability access and carer ticket information please visit our DISABILITY ACCESS page or click HERE.
WHAT FOOD AND DRINK OPTIONS DO YOU OFFER?
ICC Wales can boast a variety of food and drink options including two coffee shops, Aspect Bar, outside street food stalls, hydration stations and there are also seven restaurants in the neighbouring Celtic Manor Resort.
No food or drink purchased outside ICC Wales is permitted to be taken inside. Should you wish to bring an item of food or drink with you due to medical requirements please contact the venue via firstname.lastname@example.org prior to your arrival.
DO YOU HAVE ACCOMMODATION NEARBY?
There are various accommodation options throughout the area, including in Newport. Please visit our ACCOMMODATION page or click HERE for more information.
WHAT DO I DO IF I NEED FIRST AID?
If you have or witness a medical emergency during the event, please find, a member of the ICC Wales staff or a Comic Con Wales volunteer who will assist you in finding medical care.
DO YOU HAVE BABY CHANGING FACILITIES?
Baby changing facilities are available within the public toilet facilities.
CAN I SMOKE/VAPE AT THE VENUE?
ICC Wales has a strct no smoking/vaping policy, this includes the use of e-cigarettes. There are however specific outside smoking areas for those wishing to smoke or vape during Comic Con Wales.