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Destiny USA and Embassy Suites partner with Syracuse’s Salt City Comic-Con

Published: 05/04/2018

Destiny USA and Embassy Suites partner with Syracuse’s Salt City Comic-Con
CNY Comic-Con Provides Family-Friendly Fun in a Unique Event 

Syracuse, NY – May the 4th be with you. Celebrate with a big ‘Stars Wars Day’ announcement for all comic fandom! Syracuse’s Salt City Comic-Con heads to a new location this July, announcing a partnership with Destiny USA and the Embassy Suites by Hilton at Destiny USA.

The 5th annual central New York pop culture convention is a celebration of movies, comics, toys, science-fiction, card games, cosplay and more. The two-day event will be held July 7-8, 2018.

“We’re thrilled to partner with Destiny USA and the Embassy Suites on this unique convention,” said Thomas Yeldon, convention organizer. “By offering activities inside the hotel, a festival in Solar Street parking lot and overtaking the first floor of Destiny USA’s Canyon area, we’ll be turning up the fun.”

The convention will attract thousands of fans from across the northeast.

In addition to the multitude of events, Salt City Comic-Con’s scheduled guest list will include celebrities across a spectrum of popular culture. Screen stars include The Craft’s Rachel True, Supertroopers’ Rabbit aka: Erik Stolhanske, Black Panther’s Janeshia Adams-Ginyard, Ghost Hunters’ Brain Harnois and Power Rangers’ Jason Narvy. Wrestling fans can look forward to WWE legends Kane, Greg “The Hammer” Valentine and Andrew Anderson.

Comic guests include Dave Dorman (Star Wars, Batman) and writer Ron Marz (Marvel’s Infinity Gauntlet, Green Lantern, Witchblade) with more to be announced. Scooby Doo’s Mystery Machine and Supernatural’s Impala will provide great photo opportunities for fans of all ages.

“Salt City Comic-Con is already a big deal to fans, generating a big boost to local tourism,” said John Fazio, director of marketing, Destiny USA. “Combining their action-packed agenda with over 250 places to shop, dine, stay, and play will give our mutual guests a unique family-friendly weekend like no other.”

Tickets can be purchased at www.SaltCityComicCon.com and at comic shops across Central New York.


Syracuse’s Salt City Comic-Con
Salt City Comic-Con celebrates Geek Culture in Syracuse, the Finger Lakes and all of Central New York. This vibrant convention for both hardcore collectors and average pop-culture fans stuffs myriad marvels into 2 action-packed days. For more information – please contact us at SaltCityComicCon@gmail.com 

About Destiny USA
Shopping, dining and entertainment so big, it needed its own zip code. Welcome to Destiny USA—New York’s largest destination of its kind with over 250 places to shop, dine and play, visited by 26 million guests every year. From an antique carousel to the world’s largest suspended ropes course at WonderWorks to tropical destination Margaritaville, Cheesecake Factory and retail and outlet brands like Apple, Nordstrom rack, Michael Kors and more, there’s something for everyone at Destiny USA. And all of it under one roof with perfect weather year round. Discover the Destiny USA experience and plan your next visit at www.destinyusa.com.

About Pyramid Management Group, LLC
Pyramid Management Group,owner of Destiny USA, is one of the largest, most innovative, privately-held shopping center developers in North America. Headquartered in Syracuse, New York, Pyramid’s portfolio of retail-based, tourist, and entertainment destinations dominate the northeast, with 16 properties located throughout New York, Massachusetts and Virginia. For over 40 years, Pyramid has lead the industry by combining the best elements of traditional retail with world-class dining and entertainment, all under one roof. For more information, visit www.pyramidmg.com.