Lodging

Here is a convenient list of hotels in the area for our out-of-town vistors. Please note that these hotels are not affiliated with Khemfest or it's sponsors and do NOT have discount rates for our event. This list is informational only.

 
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Hotel Indigo
810 Broad Street
Newark, NJ 07102
(973) 242-0065

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Courtyard Newark Downtown
858 Broad Street
Newark, NJ 07102
(973) 848-0070

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Best Western Plus Fairfield Executive Inn  
216 U.S. Highway 4
East Fairfield, NJ 07004
(973) 575-7700

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Hampton Inn & Suites Newark-Harrison Riverwalk
100 Passaic Avenue
Harrison, NJ 07029      (973) 483-1900

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Directions

 
 

Khem Comic Book Fest Venue

Central High School

246 18th Ave. (enter on the 17th ave. side of the building)

Newark, NJ 07103

 

PUBLIC TRANSPORTATION

Khem Comic Book Fest will provide a car service from Newark Penn Station to the festival for a low cost of $5.00 each way. 

Please call Troy Chestnut  at 908-902-7979 to arrange for pickup.  

 

BY BUS 

Take either the No. 1 (Ivy Hill) or No. 25 (Maplewood) and get off at the Bergen Street stop. You will see Applebees on your left and Citiplex movie theater on your right. Walk one block over to 17th Ave. Turn left & walk down 17th Ave. until you reach Central High School on your right hand side. 


FROM newark airport

Take NJ-21 N from Express Rd. Continue on NJ-21 N to Murray St. Turn left onto Murray St. Take Dr Martin Luther King Jr Blvd to Muhammad Ali Ave. Turn left onto Muhammad Ali Ave. Turn right onto Irvine Turner Blvd. Turn left onto 18th Ave

 

from NEWARK AMTRAK STATION

Head north on Raymond Plaza W toward Raymond Blvd. Follow Raymond Blvd and Broad St to Lincoln Park. Take Spruce St to 18th Ave.

 

FROM PHILADEPHIA

I-676 to US-30 E in Camden. Take the Route 30 E/Route 676 S exit from I-676/US-30 E. Get on NJ Tpke in Mount Laurel from Kaighns Ave and NJ-73 S. Follow NJ Tpke and I-95 to Elizabeth. Take the exit toward US 1-9/Newark from NJ-81 N. Take NJ-21 N and Muhammad Ali Ave to 18th Ave in Newark.

 

from nyc

I-95 S, Exit 14-14C and I-78 Express W/Phillipsburg–Newark Expy to W Runyon St in Newark. Take exit 56 from I-78 Express W/Phillipsburg–Newark Expy. Take Elizabeth Ave and Muhammad Ali Ave to 18th Ave

 

Parking will be available in the Central High School Parking lot on 17th Ave. The building is handicap accessible.