Writers Frank J. Barbiere (Five Ghosts, Avengers World) and Matthew Rosenberg (We Can Never Go Home) sign at MaximuM Comics 3.0 on Sunday, March 22, 2015 from 2:00 – 5:00 pm!
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Gene Simmons appears at Barnes & Noble to sign his latest book Me, Inc. on Friday November 21, 2014 at 6:00 PM!
About this Author
Known as the fire breathing, blood splitting and larger than life co-founders of hard rock super group KISS, Gene Simmons and Paul Stanley founded the band in the early 1970s. Since then, KISS has gone on to sell over 80 million albums and to perform over 2,000 shows around the world. Currently preparing their new album, the band is still touring and performing today. Gene Simmons also stars in A&E’s hit reality show, Family Jewels.
Barnes & Noble – Rainbow Promenade
2191 N Rainbow Blvd., Las Vegas, NV 89108
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|It’s baaaaack! The Vegas Valley Comic Book Festival returns for its lucky 7th year with a day chock full of activities celebrating comic book culture, including panel discussions, workshops, a vendor marketplace, Artist Alley, food trucks, kids’ crafts & face painting, live music, film screenings and more!
A free, one-day event, it celebrates the illustrated word and takes place annually on the first Saturday in November.
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|Clark County Library
1401 E. Flamingo Road
Las Vegas, Nevada 89119
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|Howard Chaykin, Russell Lissau, Spencer Brinkerhoff III, the Fillbach Brothers, Ben Saunders, Nick Mamatas, Chris Staros, Darren J. Gendron, Chales Brownstein, Brian & Kristy Miller, Kirby Krackle, Very Awesome Girls into Nerdy Activities, Hello, the Future!|
Cartoonist Danielle Corsetto appears at Maximum Comics on Monday July 28th from 5:00 – 7:00 pm! She is signing across the country in celebration of the 10th anniversary of her webcomic Girls with Slingshots!
520 S. Marks Street #130, Henderson, NV 89014
Peter Tomasi appears at Barnes & Noble to sign Batman and Robin Vol. 4: Requiem for Damian (The New 52) on Saturday June 28, 2014 at 7:00 PM!
Barnes & Noble
Rainbow Promenade, 2191 N Rainbow Blvd., Las Vegas, NV 89108
Comics writer and artist Sina Grace signs at MaximuM Comics on Saturday March 8th from 3:00 till 6:00 pm!
5130 S Ft Apache #285 Las Vegas, NV 89148
Sina Grace and Daniel Freedman are on tour this month with exclusive variant covers for their Image series BURN THE ORPHANAGE!
WEDNESDAY DECEMBER 4
Sina Grace and Daniel Freedman
520 S Marks Street, Suite 130, Henderson, NV 89014
FRIDAY DECEMBER 6
Sina Grace and Daniel Freedman
Golden Apple Comics
7018 Melrose Avenue, Los Angeles, CA 90038
SATURDAY DECEMBER 7
Sina Grace and Daniel Freedman plus special guest Johnny Flores
16532 Beach Blvd., Huntington Beach, CA 92647
SATURDAY DECEMBER 14
Double Midnight Comics
245 Maple Street, Manchester, NH 03103
WEDNESDAY DECEMBER 18
Mission: Comics & Art
3520 20th St. Suite B, San Francisco, CA 94110
FRIDAY DECEMBER 20
Bridge City Comics
3725 N Mississippi Ave, Portland, OR 97227
SATURDAY DECEMBER 21
5809 15th Avenue NW, Seattle, WA 98107
CHIC TO BE GEEK IN LAS VEGAS
(Las Vegas) – – The 2nd annual Las Vegas Comic Expo (www.lasvegascomicexpo.com), a family-friendly event, will return to the Riviera Casino & Hotel on the World Famous Las Vegas Strip located at 2901 Las Vegas Boulevard South in Las Vegas on September 28-29, 2013.
Las Vegas Comic Expo will again unite the comic book and pop-culture community’s huge and diverse audience of fans, creators and retailers together in one of the most renowned and unforgettable cities in the U.S.
Charles Lee, organizer of Las Vegas Comic Expo, has proclaimed that “Las Vegas has widely been known as an ideal destination for conventions, and since last year, Vegas has proven to be a city capable of holding comic book and pop culture themed convention events.”
Las Vegas Comic Expo will again feature artist demonstrations, panel discussions and the always entertaining cosplay costume contest. Likewise, there will be vendors, artists, and writers in the exhibitor halls for fans to obtain autographs, art, toys, comic books, statues, and other rare collectibles. Not limited to comic books, this is a pop culture event similar to the ones held in other major cities such as New York, Seattle, Chicago, Boston, Orlando, Los Angeles, and San Diego, where the hip to be square celebrate its chic to be geek.
Fan boys and girls of entertainment like Star Wars, Star Trek, Hunger Games, True Blood, Game of Thrones, Harry Potter, Twilight, Walking Dead, and Dr. Who will converge in Las Vegas for an entertaining event.
Exclusive collector items will be available at Las Vegas Comic Expo. This is just the icing on the cake for a comic-book and pop culture convention that will welcome thousands of attendees to the Riviera Hotel located right on the strip at 2901 Las Vegas Boulevard South in Las Vegas, just minutes away from the Las Vegas airport.
This affordable and fun convention will feature a wide variety of family-friendly and pop-culture must-see happenings including:
- Comic Artist Alley featuring a multitude of beloved comic book creators from around the World including Mark Brooks, Joe Benitez, Jim Cheung, Whilce Portacio, Gerry Conway, Brian Pulido, Jaime and Gilbert Hernandez (the Hernandez brothers), Stephane Roux, Ryan Sook, Dean Yeagle, Carlo Pagulayan, Ale Garza, Agnes Garbowska, Brian Buccellato, Kenneth Rocafort, Philip Tan, Nei Ruffino, Eric Basaldua (EBAS), Joe Benitez, Glen Brunswick, Joel Gomez, Marat Mychaels, Jorge Molina, Stephen Segovia, Jay Anacleto, Brian Haberlin, Cat Staggs, and lots more.
- Media guests: Kristin Bauer (True Blood), Sylvester McCoy (Dr. Who, The Hobbit), Lou Ferrigno (The Incredible Hulk, Celebrity Apprentice) and more to come….
- Gaming, including HeroClix, Magic, and other popular trading card games.
- Cosplay. Tons of people dressing up as their favorite comic book/sci-fi/fantasy/anime characters, with the climax being a Saturday night costume contest and a Sunday afternoon children’s costume contest.
- Panel discussions, autograph signings and meet & greet opportunities with your favorite guests.
- Sunday Fun Day (Kid’s Day) events.
The show welcomes all audiences including those seeking a family-friendly environment. And for people looking to experience the legendary Las Vegas nightlife, it’s just a short walk away to restaurants, live entertainment and gambling.
“We hope to continue to provide a fun, vibrant atmosphere that brings together the people who love and drive the thriving community of comics – the fans, the retailers and the professional creators – for a unique entertainment experience that will bring them back year after year,” said Charles Lee, organizer for the Las Vegas Comic Expo.
WHAT: Las Vegas Comic Expo (A Comic Book, Entertainment & Pop Culture Convention)
WHERE: Riviera Casino & Hotel
2901 Las Vegas Blvd. South, Las Vegas, NV 89109 (800) 634-3420
WHEN: Saturday – September 28, 2013 10:00 AM – 7:00 PM
Sunday – September 29, 2013 10:00 AM – 5:00 PM
WHO: Open to all ages. A family friendly event
COST: $25 Daily Admission $45 Weekend Pass
Discounts for advance ticket purchase, prepaid ticket holders allowed early entry Children 8 years and under free with paid adult ticket (limit 2 children per paid adult).
Confirmed Celebrity guests include…
Kristin Bauer (True Blood) Sylvester McCoy (Dr. Who, The Hobbit)
Lou Ferrigno (The Incredible Hulk, Celebrity Apprentice)
To purchase tickets or access a complete guest list, program guide, and exhibitor information, please go to www.lasvegascomicexpo.com. Check the website often for updates and new guests.
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Ed Brisson and Johnnie Christmas sign at MaximuM Comics 3.0 on Wednesday, July 10th from 4:00 till 7:00pm!
7950 W. Tropical Parkway, Las Vegas, NV 89149