Credit: Mike Johnson and Pwinsider.com
THURSDAY APRIL 4th:
6 PM – Bret Hart and Shawn Michaels Autograph Signing and Q&A Sessions at Dave & Busters in Times Square. For ticket information, visit www.ShawnandBret.com.
6 PM – WWE Wrestlemania AXXESS opens at IZOD Center in East Rutherford, NJ
6 PM – Pro Wrestling Syndicate “Supercard 2013” iPPV from Sportsplex in Metuchen NJ. PWS lineup features: *Big Van Vader as Guest Commissioner
*The Iron Sheik & Nikolai Volkoff appearing together for the last time.
*Superstar Graham to appear.
*PWS champion Kevin Matthews vs. Colt Cabana
*PWS Tri-State champ Alex Reynolds vs. Starman
*John Morrison vs “The Pope” Elijah Burke
*PWS Tag Team champs The Phat Pack vs. Black Hollywood vs. South Side Playaz Club with Shelly Martinez & Amber O’Neal vs. D-Struction & Seduction
*Rock N Roll Express vs. The Briscoes
*Trent Barreta vs. Sonjay Dutt
*Dan Maff vs. Kevin Steen
*Davey Richards vs. Anthony Nese
*Hardcore Scramble: Apollyon vs. Devon Moore vs. Lucifer Darksyde vs. Necro Butcher vs. New Jack vs. The Sheik vs. Tommy Dreamer
*??? vs. Simon Dean
30 Man Rumble.
For more on PWS, visit www.ProWrestlingSyndicate.com.
8 PM – Philadelphia, PA – Extreme Rising will present their First Anniversary event at the Pennsylvania National Guard Armory featuring:
*Jushin Liger vs. Sabu
*Extreme Rising champion Stevie Richards vs. Raven.
*Damien 666 & Bestia 666 vs. Super Crazy & Pescadilla.
*Matt Hardy vs. Luke Hawx.
*Balls Mahoney vs. Matt Tremont – Philadelphia Street Fight.
For ticket information, visit www.ExtremeRising.com.
10 PM – Iron Sheik Roast at Caroline’s Comedy Club in New York City
FRIDAY APRIL 5th:
1 PM – Jim Ross signing at Metlife Stadium at “WWE store” in East Rutherford, NJ.
4 PM – EVOLVE iPPV in Secaucus, NJ as part of Wrestlecon. The EVOLVE event will feature a tournament to crown the first EVOLVE champion:
*Round One: AR Fox vs. Jon Davis.
*Round One: *Rich Swann vs. Samuray del Sol vs. Jigsaw vs. Sam Callihan.
Round Two: *Ricochet (number 2 seed, gets bye through first round) vs. winner of Fox v. Davis.
Round Two: *Chuck Taylor (number 1 seed, gets bye through first round) vs. Four Way winner.
*The remaining winners will face off to crown the first EVOLVE champion. *The Young Bucks against the Super Smash Brothers.
*Brian Kendrick & Johnny Gargano vs. The Scene.
For more on EVOLVE, visit www.DGUSA.tv. For more on Wrestlecon, visit www.Wrestlecon.com.
6 PM – WWE AXXESS in East Rutherford, NJ at the IZOD Center. THIS SESSION IS SOLD OUT.
6:30 PM – Ric Flair taking part in Big Time Wrestling autograph signing and photo session at the Hotel Pennsylvania in New York City. For ticket information, click here.
7:30 PM – TNA in Westbury, Long Island at the NYCB Theater featuring:
*Sting and Jeff Hardy vs. Bully Ray and Devon. Hulk Hogan will announce stipulation at the event
*Bobby Roode vs. James Storm in a New York Street Fight.
*Christopher Daniels vs. Samoa Joe.
*Kurt Angle vs. Wes Brisco.
*Joseph Park vs. Robbie E.
For more on TNA, visit www.tnawrestling.com.
8 PM Ring of Honor presents their Supercard of Honor 2013 iPPV at the Hammerstein Ballroom in NYC. This event is SOLD OUT. It will feature:
*ROH champion Kevin Steen vs. Jay Briscoe.
*ROH Tag Team champions Kyle O’Reilly & Bobby Fish vs. The American Wolves.
*Jay Lethal vs. Michael Elgin for future ROH title shot.
*Charlie Haas vs. Shelton Benjamin.
*ACH & Tadarius Thomas vs “God’s Gift” Qt Marshall & A Mystery Partner
*Roderick Strong vs. Karl Anderson
*Also scheduled are Mark Briscoe, ROH TV champ Matt Taven, BJ Whitmer, Caprice Coleman & Cedric Alexander, Steve Corino, Jimmy Jacobs, Adam Cole, Cliff Compton and more.
For more on ROH, visit www.rohwrestling.com.
8 PM – Combat Zone Wrestling will present a live card as part of Wrestlecon in Secaucus, NJ. CZW’s lineup will feature:
*CZW champion Masada vs. “Crazy Monkey” Jun Kasai, representing Big Japan.
*Colt Cabana vs. Greg Excellent.
*Ohio Is 4 Killers’ Jake & Dave Crist vs. The Sumerian Death Squad, Tommy End & Michael Dante, representing WXW in Germany.
*The Gulak Campaign will take on The Front in an eight man tag.
For complete details, visit www.CZWrestling.com. For more on Wrestlecon, visit www.Wrestlecon.com.
8 PM – Extreme Rising in Staten Island, NY at the Warriors of Wrestling Warehouse. Billed as “Fan Appreciation Night” the event will feature fan voting on matches and stipulations. Talents appearing are Extreme Rising champion Stevie Richards, Sabu, Super Crazy, Damien 666, Hijo del Rey Misterio, Devon Storm, Luke Hawx, Papadon, Homicide, Bestia 666, Pesadilla, Facade, Balls Mahoney, Jerry Lynn and Shane Douglas. For more on Extreme Rising, visit www.ExtremeRising.com.
10 PM – Hulk Hogan & Friends “Uncensored” Q&A at the Beacon Theater in New York City.
10 PM – PWR Hall of Fame Ceremony at the Pennsylvania Hotel in New York City, honoring King Kong Bundy, Demolition. For more details, visit www.PWRShow.com.
11:55 PM – Kaiju Big Battel iPPV in Secaucus, NJ as part of Wrestlecon. Kaiju Big Battel is a modern conflict of epic proportions! Evil villains, menacing alien beasts, and giant, city-crushing monsters threaten to destroy the planet Earth. Who will save the helpless humans from total ruin? The Heroes, of course (and the Heroines too!) A few privileged humans also get in on the action, as they try to contain danger within the three-roped arena of Kaiju Big Battel. Monsters are real, and danger can happen! For more, visit Kaiju.com and www.wrestlecon.com.
SATURDAY APRIL 6th:
8 AM – WWE AXXESS continues at IZOD Center.
9 AM – Wrestlecon opens in Secaucus, NJ.
10 – AM Legends of the Ring present a “Superticket” of legends in Secacus, NJ as part of Wrestlecon. Appearing for LOTR will be Cowboy” Bob Orton Jr., Jimmy Snuka, Lex Luger, Paul Orndorff, Kamala, Demolition (Bill Eadie & Barry Darsow), Mr. Fuji, Tony Atlas, Slick, Ken Patera, Tito Santana, Danny Davis, Johnny Valiant, Greg Valentine, Brutus Beefcake and Leilani Kai.
10:00 am – Highspots.com presents Bret Hart autograph and photo signing at Wrestlecon in Secaucus, NJ.
12 PM – K&S Wrestlefest present Superticket of talent appearing for autographs and photos at Wrestlecon in Secaucus, NJ. Appearing for K&S will be One Man Gang (Akeem), The Goon (Bill Irwin), Barry Horowitz, Jazz, Nikolai Volkoff, Snitsky, Brian Lee (Chainz/Fake Undertaker), Wolfie D (Slash), Marty Jannetty, The Warlord, The Kat, The Sandman, George “The Animal” Steele, Ashley Massaro, Paul Roma.
12 PM – SHIMMER Wrestling iPPV in Secaucus, NJ as part of Wrestlecon. SHIMMER lineup will feature:
*SHIMMER champion Saraya Knight vs. Cheerleader Melissa in a steel cage.
*Ayako Hamada vs. Athena.
*Madison Eagles vs. Jessie McKay.
*Amazing Kong vs. Mia Yim.
*Also scheduled to appear are SHIMMER Tag Team Champions The Canadian Ninjas, Evie, Made in Sin, Rhia O’Reilly, Christina Von Eerie, former WWE Diva Serena Deeb and Mercedes Martinez.
For more on SHIMMER, visit www.SHIMMERWrestling.com. For more on Wrestlecon, visit www.Wrestlecon.com.
1 PM – Legends of the Ring will present their “Gimmick Superticket” at Wrestlecon in Secaucus, NJ for autographs and photos. Talent appearing via LOTR Gimmick, all in gimmick, are The Boogeyman, “The Hurricane” Shane Helms, “Mighty” Molly Holly Eugene, T.L. Hopper (a.k.a. The Dirty White Boy), “The Genius” Lanny Poffo, “The Shockmaster” Fred Ottman (a.k.a. Tugboat, Typhoon), Pete Gas (of “The Mean Street Posse”), Rodney (of “The Mean Street Posse”), Joey Abs (of “The Mean Street Posse”), “Doink The Clown” Ray Apollo, “Dink The Clown” Tiger Jackson, Mantaur, Outback Jack, Jameson and Kevin Sullivan.
1 PM – WWE AXXESS Session 2 at the IZOD Center. This session is SOLD OUT.
4 PM – CHIKARA in Secaucus, NJ as part of Wrestlecon. This is a live event that will be taped for DVD. CHIKARA lineup features:
*CHIKARA Grand champion Eddie Kingston vs. Hallowicked.
*Mike Quackenbush & a mystery partner vs. The Shard & Jigsaw.
*Amasis vs. Ophidian.
*Saturyne vs. Kobald.
*Ultramantis Black returns from injury.
For more on CHIKARA, visit www.CHIKARAPro.com. For more on all things Wrestlecon, visit www.Wrestlecon.com.
2 PM – Ring of Honor on Sinclair TV Taping in Manhattan Center Grand Ballroom. Announced for the taping:
*ROH Tag Team Champion Kyle O’Reilly vs. Davey Richards
*ROH Tag Team Champion Bobby Fish vs. Eddie Edwards
*Michael Elgin vs. Karl Anderson
For ticket information, visit www.rohwrestling.com.
6 PM – Third and final WWE AXXESS Session for the day in East Rutherford, NJ at the IZOD Center.
6 PM – Pro Wrestling Syndicate presents Supercard 2013 Night Two in Metuchen, NJ at the Sportsplex. PWS lineup features:
*Big Van Vader as Guest Commissioner
*Appearances by Bret Hart, Superstar Billy Graham, Tom Prichard
*John Morrison vs. Jushin Liger
PWS champion Kevin Matthews vs. Anthony Nese
*New Jack vs. Necro Butcher
*PWS Tri-State champion Alex Reynolds vs. Trent Barreta
*Hurricane Shane Helms & Starman vs. Chris Chetti & Nova
*Pat Buck vs. Tommy Dreamer
*Matt Hardy vs. Apollyon
*Lance Anoia vs. Sonjay Dutt
*The Drunken Swashbuckler vs. The Sheik vs. Devon Moore vs. Cassidy Riley vs. Micah Taylor vs. Bonesaw
*Also appearing are The Rock N’ Roll Express, The Big O, John Silver, Craig Steele, and more. For ticket information, visit ProWrestlingSyndicate.com.
7:30 PM – IndyGurlz live event in Boonton, NJ at the Boonton Elks Lodge, featuring:
*Jana & “Bonesaw” Jessie Brooks vs. Cherry Layne & Nikki Syxx
*Sienna Duvall vs. Sassy Stephanie
*Sumie Sakai vs. “Super Hardcore Anime” Lufisto *(Fire & Ice) Amber O’Neal & Angel Orsini vs. Annie Social & Kimberlee
*Leva Bates vs. Jessica James
*Mia Yim vs. Kalamity
*Mercedes Martinez vs. Kyoko Inoue.
For ticket information, visit www.indygurlz.com/.
8 PM – Dragon Gate USA will present Open the Ultimate Gate 2013 on iPPV from Secaucus, NJ as part of Wrestlecon. DGUSA’s lineup features:
*DGUSA Open The Freedom Gate champion Johnny Gargano vs. Shingo
*DGUSA Tag champions CIMA & AR Fox vs. The Young Bucks
*Akira Tozawa vs. Ricochet
*Sami Callihan vs. Uhaa Nation
*Brian Kendrick vs. Rich Swann
*Jon Davis vs. Samuray Del Sol
*Chuck Taylor vs. Arik Cannon vs. Jigsaw vs. Tony Nese vs. Fire Ant vs. Shane Strickland in a Freestyle.
*Also appearing are The Super Smash Brothers, EITA, The Scene and more.
For more on DGUSA, visit www.DGUSA.tv. For more on Wrestlecon, visit www.Wrestlecon.com.
8 PM – WWE Hall of Fame ceremony at Madison Square Garden honoring Bruno Sammartino, Mick Foley, Booker T, Trish Stratus, Bob Backlund and Donald Trump.
8 PM Extreme Rising in Staten Island, NY at the Warriors of Wrestling Warehouse. Billed as “Fan Appreciation Night” the event will feature fan voting on matches and stipulations. Talents appearing are Extreme Rising champion Stevie Richards, Sabu, Super Crazy, Damien 666, Hijo del Rey Misterio, Devon Storm, Luke Hawx, Papadon, Homicide, Bestia 666, Pesadilla, Facade, Balls Mahoney, Jerry Lynn and Shane Douglas. For more on Extreme Rising, visit www.ExtremeRising.com.
11 PM – Shenanigans in the Concrete Jungle Party at Hotel Pennsylvania with Kevin Nash, Matt Hardy, Rikishi, DDP, Jake Roberts, Armando Estrada, Shane “Hurricane” Helms, Elijah Burke/Pope Dinero, Rhino, Amber O’Neal, Shelly Martinez, Maria Kanellis, Reby Sky, Robbie E, Jay Lethal, The Blue Meanie, Tom Pritchard, Eugene, Tony Atlas and Demolition appearing. For ticket information, visit PWRShow.com.
11:55 PM – $5 Wrestling Live in Secaucus, NJ as part of Wrestlecon. Colt Cabana and Marty DeRosa will host a comedy show riffing over horrible wrestling footage and more. For more details, visit www.wrestlecom.com.
SUNDAY APRIL 7th:
8 AM – WWE AXXESS closes out at the IZOD Center in East Rutherford, NJ.
Wrestlecon closes out at the Secaucus Convention Center with the following events:
9:00 am – 1:00 pm – Legends of the Ring presents the Ultimate Warrior for autographs and photos.
10:00 am – Noon – Highspots.com presents Bret Hart for autographs and photos.
12:30 PM – Final WWE AXXESS Session at the IZOD Center. This session is SOLD OUT.
1 PM – Dragon Gate USA presents Mercury Rising 2013 on iPPV with the following lineup:
*DGUSA champion Johnny Gargano & Ricochet & Rich Swann vs. CIMA & EITA & a “secret weapon”
*Shingo vs. Akira Tozawa
*Ladders Are Legal: Matt Jackson vs. Nick Jackson vs. Samuray Del Sol vs. Facade vs. Christina Von Eerie vs. AR Fox vs. Uhaa Nation. This will have Fray style entrances. Eliminations via pinfall, submission and DQ. Ladders are legal once everyone is in the ring.
*Brian Kendrick vs. Chuck Taylor
*The Super Smash Brothers vs. Sami Callihan & Arik Cannon
*Also scheduled are Ricochet, AR Fox, Jon Davis, Rich Swann, Uhaa Nation, Christina Von Eerie, EITA, The Scene, Tony Nese and more.
For more on DGUSA, visit www.DGUSA.tv.
For more on Wrestlecon, visit Wrestlecon.com
6:00 PM – Wrestlemania at Metlife Stadium.
*WWE champion The Rock vs. John Cena.
*World champion Alberto Del Rio vs. Jack Swagger.
*CM Punk vs. The Undertaker.
*No Holds Barred, Triple H’s Career on the line: Brock Lesnar vs. Triple H.
*WWE Tag Team champions Daniel Bryan & Kane vs. Dolph Ziggler & Big E. Langston.
*The Shield vs. Big Show & Randy Orton & Sheamus.
*Mark Henry vs. Ryback.
MONDAY APRIL 8th:
7:30 PM – WWE Monday Night Raw at the IZOD Center.
WWE will broadcast their first Raw following Wrestlemania, plus tape matches for Superstars.