Tuesday, May 03, 2011

5/3/11 Free Comic Book Day in the Bluegrass this Saturday

Saturday May 7th, 2011
What Is Free Comic Book Day?

Free Comic Book Day is a single day - the first Saturday in May each year - when participating comic book shops across North America and around the world give away comic books absolutely FREE* to anyone who comes into their stores. *Check with your local shop for their participation and rules.

Watch this space as we try and compile a regional list of events and participating stores! Information is as accurate as possible but may be subject to change.  Please note: quantities are limited for free comics! 

Central Kentucky Free Comic Book Day Events

  • Comic Cosmos - 1560 Hustonville Rd # 101, Danville, KY 40422-2460 - (859) 236-3031
  • A+ Comics - 123 Southland Drive, Lexington KY 40503 - (859) 276-1118
  • Come out and get some FREE comics....We will have sales going through out the store too. Come on in and join us!!! =)
  • Collectibles Etc,115 N Locust Hill Dr #106, Lexington, Kentucky  -  (859) 269-6633
Check out www.facebook.com/collectibles.etc/les.etc/ to see which books are this week's KEY books.--FIRST--
WE are going to open ONE HOUR EARLY @10:00 AM
10:00 to 2:00 ~ We will focus on KIDS ACTIVITIES
1) Show up
2) Get Free Comics
3) ONE DAY SALE. SAVE on almost EVERYTHING in the store.
4) Special Guests!!!
5) BLANK COMIC BOOKS (while supplies last)
--Buy a BLANK #1 MARVEL Comic and have LOCAL Artists create your own personal VARIANT COVER. $5.00-$20.00
2:00 to 3:00 MARK KIDWELL will be signing the (sold out) '68 #1!!
(he's got some free comic day image stuff too)
3:00 to 8:00 ~ LIVE ART SHOW. Watch an artist start with a blank page and finish with a piece of art. Then buy their art. And those meddling kids from BOUCOUP POP will be recording an in store podcast!
  •  Heroes Realm1624 Old Paris Road, Lexington KY 40505 - (859) 268-0097
  • Saturday, May 7 · 9:30am - 9:30pm Come meet Mike Holman, R. D. Hall, Scottie Watson, and Billy Tackett, as well as take advantage of our massive sales, and FREE COMIC BOOKS!! 1,000s of COMICS REDUCED TO $1.00!!!!!
Sorry no free comics! But to honor Free Comic Book Day we will have 20% off all full price Graphic Novels! Get Coupon here or at our Facebook page - coupon valid Saturday and Sunday only!
    • The Comic Interlude -393 Waller Ave # 10, Lexington, KY 40504-2914 - (859) 231-9237
    Here at Comic Interlude we are going to be having the following deals available to all on Saturday May 7th, 2011:
    -Buy one get one free on ALL Trade Paper Backs
    -Buy one get one free on ALL new comics (new comics being books currently on our shelves excluding this weeks releases)
    -50% of on all backstock in the store
    We're going to be carrying all of the gold level retailer FCBD items and we will have extended hours on Saturday. We will be open from 10AM to 7:30PM and are happy for any comic readers new or old to stop on in and join us!
    Live art all day! Three chances to see artists draw and paint live! All are welcome and commissions are available. Previous live art pieces have been taken to Half Price for their Comic Book Legal Defense Fund auction. So come in and bid, it all goes to an essential cause!
    11 a.m. - 3 p.m:
    Half Price Books
    Sir Barton Place
    2321 Sir Barton Way
    Lexington, KY 40509
    (859) 264-0848
    3 p.m. - 6 p.m:
    Collectibles, Etc.
    115 N Locust Hill Dr #106
    Lexington, KY
    (859) 269-6633
    6 p.m. - 10 p.m:
    Movie Tavern
    133 North Locust Hill Drive
    Lexington, KY 40509-1532

    • (859) 266-4645

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