Wednesday, December 11, 2019: Due to inclement weather, NRCC (Dublin and NRV Mall Site) is closed. Day classes ONLY have been cancelled.
Oct 17 2019
New River Community College’s sixth annual Comic Con will be held on Saturday, Oct. 26, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at NRCC in Dublin.
The event, sponsored by the NRCC library, will feature artists, authors and dealers from around the New River Valley and beyond.
The schedule for panel discussions is:
Some area dealers attending the event include Dollar Comics, Rick Fortenberry, Arch-Villain Comics, Vintage Investments, Blue Ridge Toys and Collectibles, and Chief’s Comics and Collectibles.
Other special guests include comic book artists Richard Case, Steve Mannion, Gary Kwapisz and Kevin Sharpe. Also appearing will be Handsome Jimmy “The Boogie Woogie Man” Valiant and the Radford High School RoboCats.
Cosplayers and children wearing their Halloween costumes are welcome at the all-ages event. There will be a costume parade, allowing anyone who wants to show off their costume the chance to walk across the stage.
Event admission is free. Food will be available from the Snack Time food truck. Visit www.nr.edu/comic-con for more information about special guests and dealers attending the event.