THE GREAT ALLENTOWN COMIC CON! ANNOUNCES LEE WEEKS, AFTER PARTY EVENT FOR MARCH 17th SPRING SHOW!
Allentown PA, March 14th – Legendary Marvel and DC artist Lee Weeks joins Ralph “Rags” Morales, Jamal Igle, And dozens more guests at March 17th Great Allentown Comic Con.
Renowned Artists, Celebrities and Publishers have announced plans to attend the spring edition of the Lehigh Valley’s largest pop culture extravaganza – The Great Allentown Comic Con! The show will be held March 17th at the Merchants Square Mall in Allentown PA.
Fans of comic books & pop culture will not only find numerous deals on vintage comic books and collectibles from dealers, but also comic book creators, publishers, artists and illustrators from New York, New Jersey and Pennsylvania. Comic fans will have a rare opportunity to meet the artists in an intimate setting, obtain signed items, and commissioned sketches (for a fee).
Following the show fans are invited to an After Party and Comic Book Release Event at LEE GRIBBENS ON MAIN in Emmaus PA, hosted by High Evolution Studios. The Party starts at 8:00pm and the release kickoff starts at 9:00pm exactly with opening announcements. This is a two floor event featuring a lineup of 4 live music acts downstairs with separate activities like karaoke upstairs. Comic book costumes welcome as well as a Contest for best ninja themed outfit. Expect an appearance by the “Ninja Girls” who will be available for pictures all night. Free giveaways to first 25 people in the doors, and exclusive NGT comics available only at the party. No cover for GACC attendees so be sure to keep your wristbands on!
“With the addition of Lee Weeks to our already amazing roster including Ralph “Rags” Morales and Jamal Igle our 2012 is off with a bang.” – Christopher D. Wertz, Show Founder and Promoter. “We are also pleased that Lehigh Valley based publisher High Evolution Studios has chosen our show for the official release of their new comic ‘NZT’ and the amazing After Party event they have planned that evening.“
About The Great Allentown Comic Con! – The Largest Pop-Culture Comic Convention in the Lehigh Valley. Founded in 2010, by Riverside Comics; The Great Allentown Comic Con (GACC) is already one of the fastest growing Fan-focused events in the comics industry. Currently located in the 10,000 sq ft Showroom of the Merchants Square Mall in Allentown PA, the GACC is dedicated to producing celebrations of comics and popular culture by providing unique access to talented artists and a family-friendly experience for fans. The show motto “Get UR Geek On!” represents in part the recognition of the diverse and unique nature of our fans, and to our commitment in providing events where they can come and express themselves freely.