Please see below for the steps we are taking to ensure everyone has a safe and positive experience at ACE Comic Con Northeast. pic.twitter.com/JvB4s9qMM1— ACEcomiccon (@ACEcomiccon) March 6, 2020
Ace Comic Con Northeast will go on as planned, despite coronavirus concerns, according to the organizers. The event is happening from March 20-22 in Boston, MA. As of today, no celebrities have cancelled.
ACE Comic Con has added some new rules, posted to its official Twitter and Facebook.
“During Photo Ops & Autographs - Handshakes, hugs, requests to hold props during Photo Ops, and physical contact will not be permitted. No gifts, letters, or cards will be accepted by celebrity guests so we ask that you do not bring in those items.
We are requiring all fans to utilize hand sanitizing stations prior to entering your Photo Op and/or Autograph. These stations are located at the entrance of each booth, prior to your ticket being collected."
Per comments on their post on Facebook, ACE is offering refunds for photo ops. Fans can contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
ACE Comic Con Northeast has a full lineup of celebrities scheduled to attend: Chris Evans, Chris Hemsworth, Tessa Thompson, Tom Hiddleston, Jake Gyllenhaal, Ewan McGregor, Hayden Christensen, Keri Russell, and Rupert Grint are scheduled to appear.