What do a shark, a UFO, and a music teacher have in common? Well, RICHARD DREYFUSS of course! Nickel City Con, presented by Dave & Adam’s and courtesy of MAB Celebrity Services, is proud to announce the Academy Award winning actor from Jaws, Goodbye Girl, Close Encounters of the Third Kind, American Graffiti, and Mr. Holland’s Opus will appear on May 18-20 at the Buffalo Niagara Convention Center.
Dreyfuss will be doing a Q&A panel on Saturday, May 19th at 6:00pm and tickets for autograph and photo ops are available for purchase at www.nickelcitycon.com/tickets.
The North Park Theatre will also be hosting a special one time screening of Jaws and Q&A session with Richard Dreyfuss on Sunday, May 20th at 6:00pm. Chris Dearing, Marketing Director for The North Park Theatre proclaims, “This has got to be one of the most exciting, prestigious guests we’ve ever hosted.” A limited amount of VIP tickets are available for purchase at www.nickelcitycon.com/tickets while general admission tickets are now on sale at www.northparktheatre.org.
Dreyfuss joins the celebrity guest lineup of wrestling legend Hulk Hogan, Jeremy Bulloch (Boba Fett- Star Wars), Lou Ferrigno (The Incredible Hulk), Jon Heder (Napoleon Dynamite), Jason Mewes (Clerks), Shannon Purser (Stranger Things), Jason David Frank (Power Rangers), Lori Petty (Tank Girl, A League of Their Own), Barbara Eden (I Dream of Jeannie), Corbin Bernsen (Major League, LA Law) and The Young Bucks (Tag Team Professional Wrestlers).
Nickel City Con is fun for all ages and filled with Q&A panels, workshops, Cosplay contests, escape rooms by Escape Room Adventures WNY, gaming, kids activity room, and new for 2018 – Horror Fest at Nickel City Con.www.nickelcitycon.com/experiences/horrorfest.