Free Comic Book Day is the annual celebration of the North American art form that
has never been more popular than it is today and Happy Harbor is going to continue its tradition of being the BEST place to be on the first Saturday in May!
In 2013 more than 1500 people visited the Harbor and this year we expect nearly 2000! Get in early to get the comics you want!
Not only will we have more than 50 different comics Titles to give away for FREE*, we'll also have cool raffles, exclusive product and costumed guests!
*(limit of 5 free comics per person,
get an additional 5 with any purchase totaling $25 or more!)
Saturday May 3, 2014
10am - 5pm
Photos of this year's festivities can be found here!
PRIZE DRAW WINNERS!
- $50 Gift Certificates - David T, Alex C, Valery P, Philip
- Game of Thrones Baratheon Sigil Mug – Brandi M
- Captain America XXL Hoodie – Steve C
- Avatar the Last Airbender: The Search Library Edition – Mike J
- Fables Encyclopedia HC – Loreena C
- Crisis On Infinite Earths TP – Herrick C
- Hellboy Print by Vic Malhotra – Caroline M
- Batman: The World of the Dark Knight HC – Joe L
- Walking Dead Governor Pop Vinyl Figure – Shawn A
- and the Grand Prize winner of the complete DC Batman Chess Set - Tauno P
AMAZING LOCAL ARTISTS
will be drawing custom sketches for a donation to the
EDMONTON FOOD BANK!
Sylvia Moon -
Vic Malhotra -
Tony Esteves -
Tracey Risser -
Pauline French and our
Andrew Obol Jackson
HOW IT WORKS:
With a minimum donation you can get a custom piece of art from any of our guests!
CASH OR FOOD DONATIONS (in any combination)
$5 value - postcard sized drawing
$10 value - small image drawing
$20 value - medium image drawing
$30 value - large image drawing
$50 value - large colour image
In 2013 we collected more than $1700 and over 100 kg of food donations!
Let's shatter that record!
BIG CITY SANDWICH had their food truck on-site and they were loaded with all sorts of amazing and fresh superhero sandwiches!
Of course, if you'd rather just indulge in your sweet tooth, we've got you
covered with our $2 cupcakes! All the money raised in sales will go towards the Food Bank. Also, the first 200 people
through the door will get a special mini-muffin – chocolate chip or blueberry to choose from!
Our Heroic cupcake flavours will include:
Iron Man: Strawberry cake with gold icing
Captain America: Blue Velvet with red cream cheese icing and white star
Black Widow: Rootbeer cake with red salted caramel icing
Batman: Black coffee cake with chocolate icing and Batman emblem
Martian Manhunter: Lime cake with blue coconut icing and red chocolate X
Wonder Woman: Red Velvet cake with blueberry icing, yellow lasso and white/yellow stars
Cupcakes and muffins provided by Sarah Waayenberg.
DON'T MISS OUT ON OUR MEGA SALE:
25% OFF STOREWIDE
Trade Paperbacks, Manga, Posters, Clothing, Recent Comics,
Statues, Graphic Novels, Toys & Games!
(excluding consignment, holds and items already on sale/discounted)
PLUS OUR MASSIVE BACK ISSUE SALE!
Back issue comics up to $4.99 are just $1.00!
Back issue comics $5.00 to $9.99 are just $2.50!
Back issue comics $10.00 and over are 50% off!
THEN KEEP THE PARTY GOING AND JOIN US FOR THE AMAZING FCBD AFTER-PARTY!
Didn’t get enough of Edmonton’s biggest Comic Book celebration? Join us at 6:30 as we reopen the store to EVERYONE (18 and over) and party into the evening with our special guests;
We have 3 fantastic bands performing for us:
White Label Demo, Totally Legit, and Jack Accident!
The REAL debut of HH's own brand of beer
HAPPY HARBEER is unveiled at 7:30!
THE AMAZING DAFOE and his nerd-flavoured magic show will perform
between each of our band sets, so don't miss out!
- Trident Photography -
the official photographer of Happy Harbor's
Free Comic Book Day!
Mark down Saturday May 3 as the
one day in 2014 you don't miss getting your geek on for!