Exhibitor Space Ordering Information; Misc Exhibitor Information

Planet Comicon Kansas City Exhibitors and Artists Alley 2020 Applications for Planet Comicon Kansas City 2020 are now open. Please click on the link below to start the application process. As of January 1, 2020, if you apply, you will automatically be placed on the Wait List. Current Applicants will be notified around the week of December 30 on status/acceptance. 

Exhibitor Application Form

If you would like to be added to our Exhibitor Mailing List, please email us at [email protected].

Planet Comicon Kansas City Exhibitor Information Packet

Download the PDF document with the Exhibitor move-in information by clicking here.

About Planet Comicon Kansas City

Planet Comicon Kansas City is the largest comic book/pop culture convention in the area. We have an outstanding line-up of guests from the worlds of Hollywood, cosplay, and comics. Promoter: Planet Comicon Kansas City is presented by Planet Promotions LLC, P.O. Box 25095, Overland Park, Kansas, 66225.

If you have questions or concerns about exhibit space that are not answered here, contact us at [email protected].

Location

Planet Comicon will be held at Bartle Hall, Kansas City Convention Center, 301 West 13th Street, Kansas City, Missouri 64105 . This is located in downtown Kansas City, Missouri. Planet Comicon Kansas City will occupy Halls A-E of the Bartle Hall, as well as the adjacent Kansas City Convention Center space.

Planet Comicon is a 3-day show.

Hotel Reservations

You can find hotel booking information by going to the Hotel Reservations website.

Public hours

  • Friday, March 20th, 2020 1:00 PM – 8 PM
  • Saturday, March 21st, 2020 10:00 AM – 7 PM
  • Sunday, March 22nd, 2020 10:00 AM – 5 PM

Fast Pass holders and select other attendees may be admitted up to 1/2 hour early on Friday and Saturday only.

Important Sales Tax Requirements

Exhibitor is responsible for collection and payment of Missouri State Sales Tax.  Effective April 1, 2017, The sales tax rate at Bartle Hall is 10.60%.  The State of Missouri requires that Exhibitor acquire a tax number in advance of the Event. Exhibitors may obtain such documents from the State of Missouri. If there are any changes in the requirements regarding Missouri Sales Tax, PCC will notify exhibitors. For more information about Sales Tax requirements contact the Missouri Department of Revenue. Learn about your legal obligations here: http://dor.mo.gov/faq/business/special.php

Dining

There are also many restaurants and other activities in the area, including all of the amenities offered in the Power and Light District.

Terms and Conditions

Bartle Hall and the Promoter have a number of terms and conditions. These will be posted to the website and a list provided to all exhibitors.

Directions

SOUTH DOCK for Bartle Hall

  • From the East: Take I-70 west, then ALT 70 West to the Broadway exit (Exit 2S). Turn left onto Broadway to 16th Street. Turn left onto 16th Street (on the corner is the Kauffman Center for the Performing Arts) and then turn immediately left into South Dock.
  • From the West: Take I-70 east to I-635 east to the Central Street exit. Turn left (north) onto Central. Go to 13th Street and left lane to Broadway. Turn left onto Broadway. Turn left onto 16th Street (on the corner is the Kauffman Center for the Performing Arts) and then turn immediately left into South Dock.
  • From the South (Kansas side): Take I-35 north to the Broadway exit. Turn right onto Broadway. Turn left onto 16th Street (on the corner is the Kauffman Center for the Performing Arts) and then turn immediately left into South Dock.
  • From the South (Missouri side): Take 71 Highway north, and merge onto ALT 70 & I-670 West via the exit on the left toward Kansas, take the Broadway exit (Exit 2S). Turn left onto Broadway. Turn left onto 16th Street (on the corner is the Kauffman Center for the Performing Arts) and then turn immediately left into South Dock.
  • From the North: Take I 69 south across the MO river bridge. This turns into Broadway. Turn left onto 16th Street (on the corner is the Kauffman Center for the Performing Arts) and then turn immediately left into South Dock.