Sneak Peek of the Comic-Con Preparations

In Features, General News, Offsites by Kim Twombly3 Comments

The tents are up, the Comic-Con signs are installed, and the media companies have begun their glorious takeover of downtown San Diego buildings and spaces. We took a quick walk around SD this Sunday afternoon to see some of the installations hitting downtown!

It’s the most wonderful time of the year!

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While San Diegans were cheering on the U.S. Womens National Team in the World Cup finals…

Peto Park crowd on 7/5/2015. Photo by Dan Twombly.

Peto Park crowd on 7/5/2015. Photo by Dan Twombly.

…we were scouting around Petco Park to see what else may be in place. We found some displays for the Nerdist Conival:

There were MUPPETS!

Muppets

Emma from Once Upon A Time made a big splash on social media, even though the wrap wasn’t quite done:

Once Upon A Time Emma Swan

NBC seems to be constructing some sort of alien landing pad near the Tin Fish (see our article for more details):

Minority Report and The Strain are on the Hilton Bayfront (with the Hall H tents!):

minority report the strain

Meanwhile, at the Marriott Marquis, The Last Ship has docked.

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Also on the Marriott is the man taking over every square inch of San Diego this year — Conan!

conan marriott

And, indeed, the Vikings wrap on Petco Park says this:

vikings 2015 petco park

May the Norse Be With You! What are you looking forward to seeing in person THIS WEEK? Leave a comment below!