Free Comic Book Day kicks off Saturday

Business & Consumer

Rejoice, true believers! Free Comic Book Day 2019 is upon us!

Saturday May 4th is the 18th Free Comic Book Day, an event where a number of free comics are given away in participating comic book shops across the country.

The day is a salute to the medium, encouraging literacy, creativity and small businesses.

Many shops host events such as costume contests, sales, signings by artists and more.

Local CSRA comic shop, The Augusta Book Exchange, will be taking part in the event, hosting a number of local writers and artists. You can find more info on their event HERE

You can find more local stores participating by clicking HERE

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