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San Diego Convention Center

111 West Harbor Drive, San Diego, CA 92101 (Downtown)
619 525 5000
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Ranked #30 of 231 Attractions in San Diego
Type: Convention Centers
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2014 NEW

The staff was excellent!! The place was clean and secure. They have constant restroom staff making sure it's clean and stocked. That's a big deal for women especially. I'll be back next year! Celebration 2015!!!

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Anchorage, Alaska
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2014 NEW

Enjoyed a great car show at the convention center. The staff is helpful and warm. I look forward to my company sending back to San Diego for future conventions. The location is right by hotels and the Gaslamp entertainment district.

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Clermont, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

Even with the throngs of people and massive exhibits inside and out - San Diego continues to deliver a quality event in a safe and comfortable atmosphere. With 200,000 people there are bound to be hiccups, but the staff recovered the best they could. Police and security seemed to work in unison and provided a safe place to enjoy the... More

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Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2014

This was my second year attending SDCC and it was even better than last year! The multitude of events (panels, autographs, installations, booths, etc.) means you're never without something to do or marvel at. We were able to see and chat with writers, actors, directors, illustrators, sit in on something interesting and entertaining talks, as well as walk away with... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2014

This was my 15th year of attending the San Diego Comic Convention, got to say, this year the organisation was a lot better as the human traffic problems from previous years had obviously been looked at and steps had been taken to avoid congestion.

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San Diego, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2014

For fans of Sci-Fi, Mystery, Fantasy, Action-Adventure Movies, TV and animation Comic Con is a veritable Mecca for it's followers. For the average person, experiencing a Comic Con is a bucket list item, a must do. I must say I've seen Comic Con San Diego grow from a modest size convention to it's current epic size! There's talk of moving... More

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Dallas, Texas
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2014

SDCC was a blast and we will definitely be attending for years to come. The convention center is nice and the staff had the inside traffic flow organized quite well in my opinion. The sidewalks are much too small though for the masses of people that attend. The road right in front of the convention center was reserved for buses... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2014

I had such a great time at Comic Con! Granted everything was overpriced as expected, I met some WONDERFUL people and some very friendly nerds like myself, granted lottery system worked for me, I had sat on my computer all day so thats the only reason why LOL I went to many panels including the Big Bang panel in Ballroom... More

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Atlanta, Georgia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2014

It's a convention center on par with others I've been to. The reason for the average rating is the food quality...We went for Comic Con so were there all day. There are numerous locations to get food but they all serve the same terrible fare. For such a large event where people will be walking around all day you'd think... More

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Redondo Beach, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2014

We know what we are in for when we go so all that is bad to others is a non-issue for us. The panels, the cosplay, the booths and the people are amazing. Yes it is very crowded and yes they tell us not to sit places but that is what to expect. Every year it is totally amazing.

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