NYCC19: After-party Guide

Looking for more geeky events to do after the convention this year?

Check out all these awesome events all week long!






*POPINSIDER Presents Level Up: Con Kick-off Party

LEVEL UP: The Pop Insider’s NY Con Kick-Off Party

POPINSIDER Presents Level Up: Con Kick-off Party

Wednesday Oct. 2, 2019

Doors: 7-10 PM 

21+ Event

Yotel New York
570 10th Ave.
New York, NY 10036



Brought to you by the Pop Insider in partnership with Disguise, Madlibs, Cosplayers Getting Coffee, NY Avengers, and Bad Aim, kick off your NYCC con experience with a fandom-fueled evening full of drinks, games, bites, contests, giveaways, dancing, and more!

Join us on the rooftop of Yotel New York for a pre-con night of FUN. Enjoy an open bar and light bites, grab some costume accessories from Disguise to level up your night, and get nostalgic and silly with some classic Mad Libs. Play the latest new games from Arcade1Up, including Marvel Super Heroes and Star Wars Atari.



-Free light bites and appetizers
-Arcade games
-Raffles, games, contests, and giveaways
-DJ & dancing
-Photo and video opps
-Door prizes and SWAG


-You MUST register/RSVP via Eventbrite in advance to attend. This is a limited capacity event.

-Tickets are $35/per person plus taxes and fees. Tickets are non-refundable and non-transferrable.


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Doctor Who Trivia & Costume Contest


Doctor Who Trivia & Costume Contest

Thursday Oct. 3, 2019

Doors: 7- 8:30 PM 

21+ Event

The Way Station
683 Washington Ave. 
Brooklyn, NY 11238
Jelly babies anyone? Now in its sixth year at The Way Station in Brooklyn (the NYC area’s first and best Doctor Who-themed bar), the Doctor Who Trivia and Costume Contest is a celebration of all eras of Who. Hosted by Chris Cummins (Den of Geek) and featuring a universe of prizes and special guests, this event features a contest in which audience members battle it out to see who has the greatest Who trivia knowledge. The costume contest portion of the evening puts your cosplay skills to the test, to see who is the best dressed Doctor, Companion, and Alien from the series. From cosmic fashions to crazy fun trivia questions fit for a Timelord, this one has it all!
Must be 21 years or older.




LGBTQ+ Official New York Comic Con After Party


LGBTQ+ Official New York Comic Con After Party

Friday Oct. 4, 2019

Doors: 9PM- 2AM 

21+ Event

Printers Alley
215 W 40th st.
New York, NY 10018


LGBT HQ has teamed up to present the exclusive LGBTQ+ Official New York Comic Con After Party on Friday, October 4th, 2019, 9:00 PM, at Printers Alley, 215 W. 40th Street (across from Midtown Comics). The night will feature drag and burlesque performances, A Cosplay Contest with over $1,000 in prizes, Video Games, Raffle Bags, Surprise Convention Guests & more!
Additional Raffle Tickets can be purchased via, at the LGBT HQ booth (#1483) or at the party.

-Tickets are $10 online, $15 at the door


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RAVE OF THRONES with Kristian Nairn


Join Kristian Nairn (aka Hodor from Game Of Thrones) for his classic Rave of Thrones party.

Friday Oct. 4, 2019

Doors: 9PM- 4AM 

21+ Event

54 N 11th St, Brooklyn
Brooklyn, NY 11249


Bar Schimmi Doors 9pm | Main Room 11pm
Late Night Happy Hour 9-11pm
Tables: or 917-907-0121

-Tickets are $20-30 + taxes & fees


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 Star Wars: The Old Republic NYCC Cantina


Star Wars™: The Old Republic NYCC Cantina

Friday Oct. 4, 2019

Doors: 7PM- 10PM 

All ages welcome. Under 21 must be accompanied by an adult.

Stitch Bar & Lounge
247 W 37th St.
New York, NY 10018

Join the Star Wars™: The Old Republic community for complimentary drinks, giveaways and more. This is your chance to make new friends and get exclusive swag! 


RSVP here:


Sonicboombox NYCC 2019 Afterparty

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Sonicboombox NYCC 2019 Afterparty AT BOWLMOR TIMES SQUARE:

Friday Oct. 4, 2019

Doors: 8PM- 3AM 

21+ Event

Bowlmor Times Square 
222 West 44th St.
New York, NY 10036



NYCC’s biggest afterparty, six years running — no badge required!

  • Venue takeover — two floors, 90,000 square feet, 50 lanes of free bowling
  • FREE swag from Infinifan for the first 300 fans
  • Huge arcade featuring multiplayer sit-down Mario Kart and much more
  • Photobooth, live dj, dancing, and more — hosted by Azulette, D-Piddy, Lua Stardust, and Maweezy

Cosplay encouraged but not required. Must be 21+

DJs, hosts & giveaways TBA. Check the official event page on Facebook for the latest updates

Admission: $15 in advance, $30 at door (cash only)



Buy a COMBO TICKET and get into our Friday party (at Bowlmor) AND Saturday party (at SPIN) for only $20.

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Party Nerdz Cosplay Cruise

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Cosplay Cruise [Blocks from Comic Con at the Jacob Javits Center]

Friday Oct. 4, 2019

Doors: 9PM- 12AM 

19+ Event. ID is required.

Bowlmor Times Square Circle Line Sightseeing Cruises 
West 42nd St.
New York, NY 10036


Cosplayers, DJ, Full Bar, Costume Contest, City Skyline Views, Statue of Liberty– Booze Cruise After-Party!

About this Event

Boarding beings at 8pm

Departure is 9pm Sharp!

This is an 19+ event. ID is required.

Cosplay & Costumes are encouraged

-Tickets are $25 + taxes & fees

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Otakus With Attitude NYCC 2019 Afterparty


OWA Presents The 1st NYCC AfterParty

Friday Oct. 4, 2019

Doors: 9PM- 3AM 

21+ Event

Deweys Pub
135 West 30th St.
New York, NY 10001


Tired of going the same ol’ after party year after year? You spoke and we listened. You asked us and now we are providing. There is a new NYCC Afterparty springing up with all your favorites! You will not find the OWA team and DJs any where else this year. Come join OWA for our first ever NYCC Afterparty.

Otakus with Attitude Presents: 1st Annual NYCC Unofficial Afterparty

Video games provided by Mashfest NYC

There will be raffles, free swag giveaways, special event crafted drinks, Live DJs! Make sure to follow the event as more exciting updates about this event!

DJs bringing the best in Electronic, Top 40, Hip-Hop, Latin, Reggae & K-Pop and Nerd Jams:


DJ KYON, Kenneth Rage, Some Kid, DJ Awesomus Prime and friends!

Admission: Super Early Bird: $5 /Early Bird Ticket: $10/ Advance Ticket: $15
General Admission at Door: $20 (Reduced if in Cosplay)

*No Refund will be issued for the tickets. Resale is okay!”

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FGN06 By Geek Girl Brunch NYC


The 6th annual Fan Girls’ Night Out is here!

Saturday Oct. 5, 2019

Doors: 7PM- 12AM 

21+ Event

Houndstooth Pub
520 8th Avenue
New York, NY 10018


Fan Girl’s Night Out is back with a passion – our 6th annual NYCC after-party is here!

We’re at a new space this year – Houndstooth pub, taking over the entire lower level (including the DJ booth and kitchen because we know you’ll all be hungry coming over from con!) 

Everyone will receive:

  • Gift bags for the first attendees
  • 2 free raffle tickets to enter to win some amazing prizes!
  • Tasty treats
  • Custom Cocktails
  • And more!!

Admission: Pre-sale tickets $10+ tax

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Comic-Con Boat Party feat. JVNA – NYC Cosplay Cruise


Comic Con Weekend NYC Cosplay After-Party

Saturday Oct. 5, 2019

Doors: 9PM- 2AM 

21+ Event

Pier 40
353 West Street
New York, NY 10014


JVNA presents CATCH ME Cosplay Cruise during Comic-Con Weekend in New York City on a luxurious Mega Yacht INFINITY!

Support by:

OTAKUS with Attitude


Kenneth Rage

Some Kid


Catch a VIBE on the iBoatNYC – Summer Concert Cruise Series with Hornblower New York featured on: Dancing Astronaut,, Electric Vibes, The Nocturnal

  • 4 LEVELS OF MUSIC (Pop Music, Hip Hop, Latin Music, Oldies Hits & Dance Music w/ Special Guest DJs & Performers)
  • Huge INDOOR and OPEN- AIR Dance Floors
  • 5 Bars with Cocktails, Beer & Wine
  • 3.5 hour Cruise around Manhattan with great DJs

Event Information:

Pier 40 (West side, close to Jacob Javitz centre)

Boards: 9:00 PM
Departs: 10:30 PM
Returns: 2:00 AM

Rain or Shine
DRESS CODE POLICY: Trendy but Comfortable / Cos Play Friendly

Admission: General admission $30+ tax

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Sonicboombox NYCC 2019 Afterparty


Sonicboombox NYCC 2019 Cosplay Dance Party

Saturday Oct. 5, 2019

Doors: 9PM- 3AM 

21+ Event

48 East 23rd Street
New York, NY 10010

NYCC’s longest running cosplay dance party is back!

  • FREE Mochibi plushies for the first 100 fans from Infinifan — My Hero Academia & Bananya Mochibi plushies, One Punch Man & Sailor Moon watches
  • FREE Voodoo Ranger IPA courtesy New Belgium Brewery
  • FREE ping pong and more
  • Music by Mega Ran and DJ Taylor Senpai, with live performances by Sun Zi and Black Krystel
  • Photobooth and more

Cosplay encouraged but not required. NYCC badge not required. Must be 21+

Admission: $20 at door (cash only)
*Get 2 For $20 Online Now! (Fri. & Sat.)*

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*Courtesy of New York Comic Con, Pop Insider, ShowClix, Event Brite, SonicBoomBox, Otakus with Attitude, Party Nerdz

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