The Original Artist Friendly Convention!

May 17-18, 2014

San Jose Convention Center

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Volunteer

Thank you for wanting to become a member of our BigWow! ComicFest Volunteer Corps for the 2014 show! We are looking for Fans who want to be part of the show, to help the show grow and be stress free for all the other fans who come to enjoy Big Wow! If you want to be part of the Big Wow! experience and work with other enthusiastic fans and a great staff, sign up and join the fun!

Volunteer Today!

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Shifts Available to Work*: 1 - Saturday 9:30 AM - 1:30 PM
2 - Saturday 12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
3 - Saturday 2:00 PM - 6:00 PM
4 - Sunday 9:30AM - 1:30 PM
5 - Sunday 12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
6 - Sunday 1:00 PM - 5:00 PM
* Please enter below the #'s for the shifts you are able to volunteer.
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Volunteer Rules

  • Liability Forms are required prior to starting any volunteer hours. If you are unable to present the form, you will not be able to volunteer until the form is provided.
  • You must be able to provide a minimum of 4 hours of service. Flexible scheduling is available, but is reviewed on a case-by-case basis only. Volunteers who serve for more than 8 hours may be provided with perks once shifts are completed!
  • You must be at least 16 in order to volunteer for the show. If you will be younger than 18 years old during the convention, a parent or guardian will need to sign your Volunteer Liability Agreement before you can work.
  • You must purchase a ticket for the event. Once your volunteer shift (or shifts) has completed, you will be given a credit towards your purchase. Benefits will not be provided until all hours agreed upon are completed.
  • Must be able to sit, stand, walk, and lift up to 25 lbs. if needed.
  • You will be representing BigWow! ComicFest, and are expected to behave in a mature, and respectful manner when assisting attendees.
  • Your Volunteer Badge must be present at all times and returned at the end of each shift. There will be absolutely no tolerance for swapping badges. If you need to enter a staff restricted only area, please check with the Volunteer Director before doing so.
  • We do that ask that if you volunteer, that you must be open to work in areas/departments as they become available. If for any reason you need to leave, please contact the Volunteer Director prior to doing so.
  • Cosplay is not permitted while volunteering.
  • If you plan to shop in the dealers area or bring personal effects, please do so before or after you check-in to volunteer, otherwise you will asked to please leave your items in your hotel room, car, or with a friend. BigWow! ComicFest is not responsible for lost or stolen items.
  • Rules are subject to change without notification

Failure to comply with rules may result in removal of volunteer and refund will not be provided.

Famous Monsters Film Fest


Famous Monsters of Filmland has teamed up with Big Wow to bring you a film fest dedicated to celebrating fun and original movies and screenplays. Click Here for Details!

Ticket Information

Big Wow! ComicFest Door Prices

Adult 1 Day: $25.00
Adult 2 Day: $35.00
Child 1 Day: $15.00
Child 2 Day: $20.00
Child Tickets are for 8-14 yrs old.

CHILDREN UNDER 8 ARE FREE.

Purchase Advance Tickets
& SAVE $5 PER TICKET!

Eventbrite - Big Wow Comic Fest

Show Dates/Hours

Saturday May 17th
 10am - 6pm
 With After Hours Programming!

Sunday May 18th
 10am - 6pm

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Show Sponsors

Back by Popular Demand - the Cast from Creepy KOFY Movie Time

April 9, 2014

Come out and party with your favorite characters from the bay areas best late night horror show!

Bay Area Kaiju expert August Ragone Coming to Big WOW

April 9, 2014

Bay Area Kaiju expert, Rondo-award winning writer, and author of the acclaimed EIJI TSUBURAYA: MASTER OF MONSTERS, August Ragone, will be joining Big WOW!

Famous Monsters' Cover Artist Bob Eggleton is Coming to Big WOW!

April 3, 2014

Hugo-winning fantasy/Sci-Fi and FM Kaiju cover artist Bob Eggleton will be making his first trip to Big WOW! this year as part of the Famous Monsters Pavilion.