"HOUSE ARREST" AS INVESTIGATION DISCOVERY RETURNS TO THE CRIME SCENE FOR ANNUAL FAN CONVENTION, IDCON: COLD CASE CONFIDENTIAL, ON SATURDAY, MAY 19 IN NYC
-- Tickets for #IDCon2018 on Sale Now with All Proceeds Donated to the Silver Shield Foundation --
(Silver Spring, Md.) - Third time's a charm for any true crime fan lucky enough to score a ticket to the ultimate Investigation Discovery fan experience, IDCON. Tickets are on sale now via EventBrite for the annual event, bringing out the inner armchair detective in fans everywhere with this year's theme, COLD CASE CONFIDENTIAL. Reporter and SCENE OF THE CRIME host Tony Harris will emcee the event, treating superfans to a packed schedule, including immersive experiences, sneak peeks of upcoming programming and exclusive access to their favorite channel. Attendees will also be treated to autograph sessions and panel discussions from ID's beloved on-air personalities, such as HOMICIDE HUNTER's Lt. Joe Kenda and DEADLY WOMEN's Candice DeLong. Additional featured talent and panel information will be released at a later date. IDCON: COLD CASE CONFIDENTIAL will be held on Saturday, May 19 from 10am-5pm at the Altman Building - an iconic space in New York which will again be transformed into the ultimate mystery and suspense experience.
"IDCON is our annual gift to our self-proclaimed ID Addicts, those superfans who have helped ID become the #1 network for women, and we're excited to return to last year's 'scene of the crime' to another sold-out crowd with thousands on the waitlist!" said Henry Schleiff, Group President Investigation Discovery, American Heroes Channel and Destination America.
Registration is open now via EventBrite with fan capacity limited. Each $50 ticket buys one person an all-access pass at the IDCON: COLD CASE CONFIDENTIAL event. ID Addicts unable to make the trip to New York can follow the network's social handles at Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, and SnapChat for more behind-the-scenes coverage from #IDCon2018. All proceeds for IDCON will be donated to New York's Silver Shield Foundation, an organization which provides educational support to families of firefighters and police officers killed in the line of duty.
About Silver Shield Foundation
Silver Shield Foundation was established in 1982 by New York Yankees owner George Steinbrenner and his close friend U.S. Olympic medalist James Fuchs. They set aside an educational fund for each surviving child of police officers and firefighters who lost their lives in the line of duty, to assist with tuition payments for preparatory / private high school; college / university undergraduate / graduate school; vocational / technical school and tutoring services. Currently more than 900 children are under their caring wing. For more information, please visit www.silvershieldfoundation.org or call (212) 832-1100.
About Investigation Discovery
Investigation Discovery (ID) is the leading crime and justice network on television, delivering the highest-quality programming to approximately 85 million U.S. households. From harrowing crimes to in-depth investigations and heart-breaking mysteries behind these "real people, real stories", the always revealing network challenges our understanding of culture, society and the human condition. The #1 network for women in all of cable, ID's programming is available in both high definition (HD) and standard definition (SD), as well as anytime and anywhere through the network's TV Everywhere offering, IDGo. For exclusive web content and bonus material, fans can follow ID on Twitter, Instagram and Facebook or check out the network's true crime blog, CrimeFeed.
Investigation Discovery is part of Discovery, Inc. (Nasdaq: DISCA, DISCB, DISCK), the world's #1 pay-TV programmer reaching 3 billion cumulative subscribers in 220 countries and territories to satisfy curiosity and captivate viewers with a portfolio of premium nonfiction content brands. For additional information about ID, please visit InvestigationDiscovery.com