Comix Con 2024

Banner image reading "SPL Comix Con 2024: Saturday July 20 Central Library funded by the Friends of the Somerville Public Library"

We can't wait for you to join us at this year's Somerville Public Library Comix Con! Read below to find more information on what we'll have to offer this year.
As it gets closer to the day, we will update this page with more detailed info, such as a full list and schedule for all activities. If you would like to receive email updates on the festivities, please register for the event here–but don't worry, registration is not required for you to attend!

Who will be at Comix Con this year?

  • Ariel (from The Little Mermaid), who will be leading a storytime and Meet and Greet.
  • Mink the Satyr, who will be presenting a cosplay creation demonstration
  • The 501st Division
  • Stage Combat

What can I do at Comix Con?

  • Participate in our annual Pokémon Scavenger Hunt
  • Test your knowledge of Percy Jackson and the Greek Gods in trivia
  • Paint D&D miniatures
  • Face our Elemental Trials as if you were the Avatar (of the Last Airbender variety).
  • Enjoy crafts and button making
  • Take some fandom photos in our green screen photo booth
  • Check out the incredible work found in Artist Alley
  • Compete for raffle prizes

What's this about an Artist Alley?

We will have an "alley" of local artists, craftspeople, and more selling their wares on the third floor mezzanine. Here's who you might hope to find there:

  • Awesome and Kinda Special
  • Bad Kids Press
  • CMYKennedy Designs
  • Danger Wizard
  • Honestly Necessary
  • Kestrop Studio
  • LinkaCreates
  • LucasLandGlass 
  • Make a Mess
  • Mystic Mint Creations
  • SaraDaniWesCrafts
  • Slugs N' Kisses

Did you mention a raffle prize?

Yes! Thanks to our partners in the community, we will be able to offer several raffles, including prizes from Parkour Generations, Boston Bouldering Project, AMC Theatres, LEGO Discovery Center Boston, Oni Press, Alterna Comics, and more!

 

This event is sponsored by the Friends of the Somerville Public Library.