The Somerville Public Library Comix Con will take over the Central Library on May 5th from 11 AM to 4 PM! Comix Con is an all-ages celebration of fandom, combining the worlds of film and television, science fiction, fantasy, comic books, graphic novels, anime, books, cartoons, gaming, and collectibles.
Highlights include a cosplay presentation, a costume content, an Artists’ Alley with over 30 local comic artists, gaming with Knight Moves, hundreds of prizes and giveaways, and fandom-related crafts and activities.
Cosplay Presentation • Costume Contest • Visit from Imperial Troopers from the 501st Legion • Artists’ Alley with over 30 Local Artists • Board Games with Knight Moves • Superhero Scavenger Hunt • K-pop Trivia & Karaoke • Fandom Photo Ops • Prizes • Free Comic Books • Make-Your-own Magic Wands • Free Food While It Lasts • and more! RSVP on Facebook!
As a preamble to Comix Con, we are celebrating May the Fourth with an after-hours Star Wars Symposium! The all-ages symposium will consist of a pop-up Star Wars museum, a costume contest, character identification, trivia games, and more.
Themed snacks will be provided. Costumes are encouraged but not required.
The Star Wars Symposium is free, open to all, and wheelchair accessible. Attendance is limited to the first 70 attendees.
Somerville Public Library
79 Highland Ave, Somerville, MA 02143