FREE Comic Book Day
Date: May 6th, 8:00 am - May 6th, 5:00pm
Venue: Dundas Street, various locations across London
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LONDON’S LOCAL COMIC SHOPS WILL ONCE AGAIN GIVE AWAY MORE THAN 20,000 COMIC BOOKS ABSOLUTELY FREE!
L.A. Mood Comics & Games and Heroes Comics will be participating again downtown, as well as The Comic Book Collector, Neo Tokyo, and Worlds Away in Old East Village.
Free Comic Book Day began in 2002, and is a worldwide celebration of comics and pop culture always falling on the first Saturday in May. Across North America, more than 6 million free comic books will be given away.
DUNDAS STREET: CLOSED TO CARS, OPEN FOR COMICS!
Dundas Street, between Richmond and Clarence Streets, will be closed to vehicle traffic and open to all comic book fans from 8am-5pm. The block will be programmed with the London Public Library’s costume contest, and some awesome comic themed surprises. Follow Downtown London online for more details to be announced.
-2:30pm on Dundas Street outside Heroes
-Register by 2pm
The London Public Library’s annual costume contest is back again on Dundas Street! Fans and comic book lovers of all ages are encouraged to dress up as their favourite characters on Free Comic Book Day and show off their best costumes. Prizes are awarded to different age groups from preschooler to adult.
Participants must be registered by 2pm with signed entry form at the Library’s table located on Dundas Street (between Richmond and Clarence Streets across from Heroes).
Participants can pre-register at the Central Library. The contest begins at 2:30pm Saturday on Dundas Street between Richmond and Clarence Streets.
For more information, checkout www.freecomicbookday.com