For those looking for a place to stay during New York Comic Con (Thursday, October 3 – Sunday, October 6), Moxy Times Square will be one of the East Coast’s star hotel destination for pop culture fans from near and far. Located just minutes from the heart of the Comic Con convention at the Javits Center, Moxy Times Square will offer ‘fan’tastic Comic Con rates plus exclusive programming all weekend to honor the occasion.
Moxy Times Square has an innovative design and a playful soul… An energetic alternative to the typical hotel experience, Moxy Times Square proves that affordability doesn’t mean sacrificing style or comfort. 612 bedrooms are cleverly designed by Yabu Pushelberg to adapt to modern traveler’s changing needs, with a wide variety of room types, flexible furniture, oversized walk-in showers, furiously fast and free Wi-Fi, and free access to streaming apps! Immersive social spaces are built for co-working and play, encouraging visitors and locals to intermingle.
Moxy Times Square’s Comic Con package will offer 25% off two-night stays (or more) October 3rd – 7th, plus complimentary coffee daily and a welcome glass of bubbly per guest to help kick off convention weekend fun. To book, guests must visit @moxytimessquare on Instagram and click the booking link in the bio.
Hotel guests and local fans can sign up for free hotel programming…
“Secrets of Stuntwomen” Panel Discussion
• Friday, October 4th (Location: Elephant Room at Magic Hour)
• 5:30pm – 7:00pm: Panel discussion
• 7:00pm – 9:00pm: Meet & Greet reception with performances by techno DJ Nigel Richards and Matt E Love
An exciting panel discussion in partnership with Talent Alliance Group featuring some of the most successful female stunt performers on the planet. Sit alongside as they dive into secrets, challenges and technical advancements within their industry, plus engage with the audience during Q+A, followed by a meet & greet and celebration. Panelists include: Zoë Bell (Kill Bill, The Hateful Eight, Once Upon a Time in Hollywood), Angela Meryl (Pirates of the Caribbean, Kill Bill, Skyfall, Fast and the Furious), Melissa Stubs (The Dark Knight, Suicide Squad, Deadpool, X-Men: The Last Stand, Mr. and Mrs. Smith), Heidi Moneymaker (Marvel’s “The Black Widow”, Avengers, Captain America, Iron Man 2) and Kimberly Shannon (Avengers, Captain America, Star Trek, Spiderman 3).
RSVP required. Email RSVP@MoxyTimesSquare.com with the subject line ‘STUNTS’ to reserve your spot.
Foreplay Rosé Launch Event
• Thursday, October 3rd (Location: Magic Hour)
• 5:30pm – 8:30pm
Comic Con enthusiasts will also be able to enjoy events at Moxy Times Square featuring a limited-edition wine in partnership with Nocking Point Wines called ForePlay Rosé, a whimsical wine offering inspired by the putt-putt course at Magic Hour, Moxy Times Square’s rooftop bar. The hotel will be the official hub of Nocking Point throughout Comic Con, and feature free comic books available in the lobby, surprise appearances, signings and more to celebrate the collaboration.
10 lucky hotel guests will have the chance to attend the VIP launch event that will feature rosé-inspired games and activations.
RSVP required. Email RSVP@MoxyTimesSquare.com with the subject line ‘FOREPLAY’ to reserve your spot.
Nocking Point Wine Tasting
• Friday, October 4th – Sunday, October 6th (Location: Bar Moxy Studios)
• 2:00pm – 6:00pm
Join the hotel for a weekend of exclusive wine tasting of collaborations from Comic Con icons including renowned graffiti artist Tristan Eaton, who will be in attendance on Friday, October 4th to preview his first collaboration, entitled Trouble.
Comic Con centric wines available at the pop up tasting room include:
- ForePlay Rosé, Nocking Point and Moxy’s signature wine
- Calavera White by Megan Massacre featuring original label art inspired by her signature sugar skull designs
- Nerd HQ Zinfandel by starring actor Zachary Levi of Shazam!
- Amell-Bec (Malbec) by ‘Arrow’ TV series actor Stephen Amell
Open to the public, guests can keep up on social (@moxytimessquare) to find out celebrity appearance announcements and pick up some exclusive swag at the event. To learn more about Moxy Times Square and its Comic Con happenings, please visit www.MoxyTimesSquare.com/calendar or visit @moxytimessquare on Instagram.