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Free Comic Book Day Offers Super VIP Comic-Con Sweepstakes


If you are still filled with comic book fueled excitement from the recent “Avengers Infinity War” release, then take note. Saturday morning (May 5) kicks off National Free Comic Book Day. Not only are select local Grand Rapids Comic shops offering an assortment of free comic issues, Grand Rapids Comic-Con is offering six promotional drawings to win two VIP Grand Rapids Comic-Con passes.

Grand Rapids Comic-Con is scheduled for Nov. 9-11 at the DeVos Performance Hall. To enter the contest, participants must visit one of the select stores and sign up at the promotional table. Each customer is allowed one entry per store they visit, and there is no cost of entry. The contest will end with a random drawing, selecting one name from each store location. Tickets will be mailed shortly after. Each promotional booth is scheduled to close at 5 p.m. unless scheduled otherwise.

The participating store locations are as follows:

Tardy’s Collectors Corner                                                   

2009 Eastern Ave SE, Grand Rapids, Michigan 49507       

Hours: 11 a.m.-5 p.m.                                               

Facebook Event Page

Vault of Midnight Grand Rapids                                             

95 Monroe Center St NW, Grand Rapids, Michigan 49503     

Hours: 10 a.m.-10 p.m.                                                   

Free comics: 10 a.m.-10 p.m. or while supplies last     

Sidewalk festival: 10 a.m.-3 p.m. (Promo booth closes along with sidewalk festival)

Facebook Invite Page

The Comic Signal                                                             

4318 Plainfield Ave NE, Grand Rapids, Michigan 49525       

Hours: 11 a.m.-11 p.m.                                             

Facebook Invite page

Rookies Sportcards Plus                                                     

106 W Main St, Lowell, Michigan 49331                           

Hours: 10 a.m.- 7 p.m.                                                   

Street Fair: 10 a.m.- 5 p.m.                                       

Facebook Invite page

Lange’s Comics and Collectibles       

The Lakes Mall, 5600 Harvey St, Muskegon, Michigan 49444     

Hours: 10 a.m.- 9 p.m.                               

Facebook invite page


Rocket Comics

4235 Portage St, Kalamazoo, Michigan 49001                         

Hours: 11 a.m.-9 p.m.                                                 

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Tickets for Grand Rapids Comic-Con can be purchased at the DeVos Performance Hall Monday at 10 a.m. The comic convention has already scheduled celebrity guests such as Doug Jones (Shape of Water, Hellboy), John Ratzenberger (Cheers, Toy Story), Danille Colby (American Pickers) and many more. For more information on the event and tickets visit GRComicCon.com.