The highly-anticipated Comic Con is heading to San Diego on July 21! So we put together a list of experiences that will bring out the geek in you and get you ready for this epic annual convention. Here are 5 geeky experiences you should definitely check out in San Diego this summer:
1. Explore the history of the famous web-slinger at “Spider-Man: Beyond Amazing – The Exhibition.”
Marvel, Semmel Exhibitions, and the Comic-Con Museum have teamed up to present Spider-Man’s world-premiere exhibition this July in San Diego. It is an exclusive installation commemorating the friendly neighborhood Web-Slinger’s 60th anniversary. Get ready to dive into the world of Spider-Man and discover what makes him the world’s most popular superhero.
2. Step into the Star Trek universe at Paramount+’ “10 FORWARD: THE EXPERIENCE.”
Paramount+ is bringing an out-of-this-world experience to San Diego’s Happy Does Bar Gaslamp this July. Dive into an immersive bar experience and indulge in delicious food and drinks! The bar includes access to the Canteen Store, featuring Star Trek merch, only for sale during this limited time event.
3. Discover the epic music of Superhero themes aboard the USS Midway under the gentle glow of candlelight.
Calm your mind and experience classical music in a new light with these sensational concerts in one of San Diego’s most magical locations. Taking place at the magnificent USS Midway Museum, this “Candlelight: Favorite Superhero Themes” concert will feature songs from your favorite childhood heroes, including Batman, Superman, Spiderman, Black Panther, and more.
4. Browse a huge selection of comic book and graphic arts displays at the San Diego Comic Art Gallery.
Located in the NTC in Liberty Station, the San Diego Comic Art Gallery is the destination to worldwide fans for comic book lovers. Enjoy this permanent art gallery featuring original comic book and graphic arts displays from local and renowned artists in the world of animation. Check out their website for more info.
5. Discover the history of our nature and environment at San Diego Natural History Museum.
Located in Balboa Park in San Diego, California, this fascinating museum aims to educate San Diegans on the evolution and diversity of southern California and the peninsula of Baja California. The Natural History Museum features five floors of exhibitions, a giant-screen theater, and San Diego’s only Foucault pendulum. The Museum welcomes visitors of all ages.