Guilford Comic Con

Saturday, October 22nd
10:00am-4:30pm
All ages
Free!

Get ready for a fun, free event that has something for everyone.  Are you a grownup who still loves Pokemon and Harry Potter?  Are you a kid who loves superheroes?  Are Disney movies totally your thing?  Do you love to dress up as your favorite anime or manga character?  Are you a Whovian, Brony, Gamer, Trekkie, Otaku, Jedi, Batmaniac, or something else?  No matter who you are or what fandom you belong to, you’re sure to have fun at our free all-day event for lovers of comics, sci-fi, fantasy, games, and more!  Events and crafts going on all day, food trucks vending delicious meals and treats, and fun for the whole family!

Confirmed Events:
~Webcomic Panel/Q&A with Tim Buckley from Ctrl+Alt+Del
~Get to Know the REAL Ninja:  Separating Fact from Fiction with Bobby McFarlane from Bujinkan Tekio Dojo
~Meet & Take Pictures With Elsa and Spiderman
~Cosplay Parade
~Comic Construction with Free Lunch Studios
~Retro Gaming Challenge with Gameshow Impossiburu
~Super Smash Brothers Melee Tournament & Free Play with Guilford Library’s Teen Advisory Group Volunteers
~How to Build an Alien with Leaping Centaur Studio
~Superhero Drawing Class with Art & Soul Art Therapy
~DIY Japanese Candy with Brittany Frey
~Mad Science Toons with Free Lunch Studios
~Green Screen Photo Booth
~Drop-in Crafts All Day
~Light Saber Demonstration with Connecticut Jedi Academy
~Disney Sing-Along
~How to Learn Japanese without Going Crazy with Kaetlyn Sprague and RJ Nixon
~Pokemon GO Meetup & Name That Pokemon + Lures all day at the library’s Poke-Stop
~Build a Clay Figure with Leaping Centaur Studio
~Wizard Rock
~Custom Character Illustrations by Sombraluz Images Illustration
~Adult Coloring all day
~Tabletop & Board Games all day
~Vendors of books, comics, and art