What is TimminsCon?
TimminsCon is a two day Comicon style event held annually in Timmins, Ontario. It's a weekend of fun and excitement with features including celebrity meet and greets, panels, workshops, cosplay, artists, vendors and more!
Where is the TimminsCon?
TimminsCon is at the McIntyre Community Centre, 85 McIntyre Road, Timmins Ontario
When is TimminsCon ?
TimminsCon 2023 is currently scheduled for April 15th & 16th, 2023. Stay tuned for updates.
What are the hours for TimminsCon?
Saturday: 10:00 AM – 6:00 PM
Sunday: 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM
Tickets and Prices
Admission at the door only, no advanced or weekend passes will be available for sale.
Children 2 and under - FREE
Children 3 - 12 years of age - $5.00 / day
13 + years of age - $10.00 / day
No weekend passes available
Will my child need adult accompaniment?
Any child using a Child Pass and children 5 and under require adult accompaniment.
How do I become a vendor?
Registrations are pending for TimminsCon 2023. Will be released soon.
Will there be a list of vendors available?
Yes! We will have vendors listed on the website and shout outs on our social media pages.
What kind of programming will be happening at TimminsCon?
We’ve got something for everyone! There will be discussion panels, Q&A panels with guests, workshops or seminars on a number of topics, costume contest and so much more! (schedule subject to change without prior notice)
Autographs and Photo Ops
How many people can be in a photo op?
It’s up to the guest’s discretion. We suggest a maximum of 2 people to ensure photo quality won’t be affected.
What will guests sign?
It’s up to the guest’s discretion. Collectible cards, posters, head shots, books, toys, props haven’t posed a problem in the past.
Staying in Timmins
Does Northern Ontario Expo have any partner hotels with special rates?
Please click on the "Planning your visit" at the top of the website and in the drop down menu click on the "Hotels" tab.
Where can I park?
Parking is available at the arena. There is no charge for parking.
Can I bring a camera and take pictures?
You may bring a camera, however please note that pictures will not be allowed when you’re standing in line to get a photograph/autograph. Pictures are allowed during stage performances.
How does meeting guests work?
If you are getting a photo/autograph with a guest, you can say a few words, but remember there is limited time scheduled for these events and lines are sometimes quite long. Please be considerate of those waiting for their turn.
Am I allowed to bring my own bags?
Am I allowed to bring my own water?
Where can I get food?
There is a restaurant within the venue
Is there WiFi?
Yes there is.
Is there an ATM on site?
Get your card ready!
Northern Ontario Expo offer refunds?
The purchase of any ticket constitutes accepting all of the Terms & Conditions, tickets are non-refundable. To transfer tickets to another ticket holder, please contact us. Paper tickets do not require our involvement and can be sold to another attendee without a transfer being required. Northern Ontario Expo has no responsibility for secondary market transactions.
Northern Ontario Expo and the Community
Which charities do you support?
We have contributed items and funds to various local groups such as Canadian Metal Health. The Northern Ontario Expo also contributes to bursaries for O'Gorman High School and monetary donations to local churches.
Which events do you attend?
We have attended The Great Canadian Kayak Challenge, Welcome to Timmins Night, 2017 Stars and Thunder, Rock on the River and host our own events as well.
Can you show up at our event?
We love getting out into the community and getting our geek on! Email us at firstname.lastname@example.org with information, dates, and your needs.
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