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Saturday May 5, 2018, 10am - 5pm


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!

Not only will we have more than 50 different comics to give away for FREE*,
we'll also have cool raffles, exclusive product and costumed guests!







Can't be here at 10am when we open and feel like you're missing something special? Don't worry, we got ya covered! Every hour, on the hour, from 11 to 4, we will add a free "mystery comic" for the taking**! These books will be different than the FCBD books being offered and every hour it will be a different book! That's 6 "mystery comics" to help you celebrate the magic of Free Comic Book Day!

*(limit of 5 free comics per person, get an additional 5 with any purchase totaling $25 or more!)

**(the limit of 5 books per person still applies throughout the day)


There will be tasty breakfast options available from our official FCBD food truck, SMOKEHOUSE BBQ, and MEETING WATERS COFFEE & ROASTERS will be on hand with $2 hot coffee and $3 ice coffee available for everyone!

There will be live entertainment from the Eclipse Fusion Belly Dancers, Juggling Jordan and DJ Rico! Save yourself a stop Saturday morning and grab your breakfast from our good friends while you wait for FCBD to begin!

will be drawing custom sketches for a donation to the EDMONTON FOOD BANK!

HH's current Artist-in-Residence: Cindy Gauthier
Dakota Mcivor -- Jasmine Hume
Catherine Dubois -- Kyle Hack -- Adam Slusar
Vic Malhotra -- Tracey Risser -- Tony Esteves


With a minimum donation you can get a custom piece of art from any of our artists!

$15 – 4x6 black and white drawing
$30 – 4x6 colour drawing
$25 – 8˝ x 11 black and white drawing
$50 – 8˝ x 11 colour drawing

Donations can be in cash or with non-perishable food items of equal value. They are also looking for
hygiene products (toothbrushes,feminine care products, etc). Please visit their website to see how you can help:


Grand Prize: a $500 Happy Harbor Gift Card!!

Pure Imagination Prize : $100 off certificate for your tattoo
Board N Brew Prize : featuring the Scott Pilgrim board game

as well as...

Marvel Avengers Pack : includes Avengers Ultimate Guide New Edition, The Superior Spider-Man, Captain America #700 blank variant, Avengers poster CONGRATS CODEY

DC Hero Pack : includes Legion of Collectors Wonder Woman Gold Statue, Martian Manhunter ViniMate, Batman Zero Year figure CONGRATS ZACK

Classic Disney Pack : includes Chip and Dale POPs, Walt Disney 101 Dalmatians, Walt Disney Mickey Mouse & Goofy, Walt Disney Donald Duck, The Vault Silly Symphonies Collection, The Vault Donald Duck Collection CONGRATS NICK

Firefly Pack : includes Zoe Washburne figure, Jayne Cobb figure, Kaylee Frye figure, Malcolm Reynolds plush, Firefly Monopoly CONGRATS MIKE

Walking Dead Pack : includes Michonne Vinyl Idolz, Rick Grimes Vinyl Idolz, the Walking Dead Vol.1, Walking Dead Pocket POPs CONGRATS DAMIAN

LGBTQ Pride Pack (intended for 16+): includes Iceman #1-3, America #1-3, The Wilds #1, Whispered Words Vol 1, Love Stage Vol 1, Life With Kevin CONGRATS CATHERINE

Girl Power Pack : includes Wonder Woman Earth One Vol 1, Rat Queens Image First, Jem and the Holograms Greatest Hits, Red Sonja POP, Harley Quinn Animated Series bust, Domino poster CONGRATS PRESTON

Archie Pack : includes Jughead and Archie Double Digest, Archie's Funhouse Jumbo, Archie Winter Annual, Archie The Double Date and Other Stories, Archie Dark Horse Archives Vol 1, Life With Archie CONGRATS MICHAEL

Kids Picture Book Pack : includes Sleepless Knight, TEK the Modern Cave Boy, I Am Abraham Lincoln, I Am Lucille Ball, I Am Helen Keller, I Am Gandhi, Petals, Fable Comics CONGRATS JOHN

Gamer's Pack : includes Assassin's Creed figure, Mortal Kombat X figure, Halo Vol 1, Street Fighter Artworks, MegaMan Tribute book CONGRATS SAM

Manga Pack : includes Naruto 3-in-1, Happiness Vol 1, Sailor Venus figure CONGRATS JIM

The Smokehouse BBQ has crafted a special FCBD Menu just for YOU! There will be tasty eats for all to enjoy, all day long!

Breakfast Menu:
- Breakfast BBQ Poutine: Poutine topped with a fried egg and pulled pork
- Smokehouse Chili: Vegetarian 3 bean chili, toppped with green onion, pickled jalapeno and sour cream
- The Marvel Breakfast Sandwich: An over-easy fried egg with bacon bomb topped with hot sauce in a brioche bun

Lunch Menu:
- Pulled Pork Sandwich
- Beef Brisket Sandwich
- Bacon Bomb Sandwich
- Smokehouse Vegetarian Chili

Soft drinks, Water and Juices available
Don’t worry about losing your place in line! We’ll help save your spot!

Now, we all know that if you've got children in tow, patience is sometime a luxury you can't afford. But you won't need to worry this Free Comic Book Day as the Harbor will have plenty of activities to keep the little ones occupied!

Once again this year, we'll have face-painting artists ready to turn tykes into heroes! Every child who comes out can get free face painting!

What do you think about LEGO & Comics? Back by popular demand, Alberta Institute of Mentors & Builders of Tomorrow (AIMBOT for short) will be hosting LEGO creation zone at Happy Harbour Comics on FCDB! Let's see if you got what it take to be a part of the "Green Lantern Corps". Come out and build with AIMBOT and join us on the fun!

The Alberta Institute of Mentors & Builders Of Tomorrow (AIMBOT) is a mentorship based society, with help of LEGO® bricks our mentors break down social barriers and encourage, empower and motivate Individuals to transition confidently and capably into the innovators of tomorrow or we as like to call them: “Builders of Tomorrow”.

Don't worry parents, Happy Harbor has you covered!

Don't forget to check out the wares of Dark Knits Boutique,
who will be on site with a table full of awesome cosplay items!!


Trade Paperbacks, Manga, Posters, Clothing, Statues,
Recent Comics, Graphic Novels, Toys & Games!

(excluding New This Week Items, consignment, holds and items already on sale/discounted)

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!

FREE PARKING for attendees of Free Comic Book Day!


If you didn’t get enough of Edmonton’s biggest Comic Book celebration,
join us at 6:30pm as we reopen the store to EVERYONE (18 and over) and party late into the evening with... two of our favorite bands providing live music!


With the opening act for the show performed by
Edmonton drag queen LILITH FAIR!

Mark down Saturday May 5
as the one day in 2018 you don't miss getting your geek on for!