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GRASP Comic Expo 2015

The GRASP Comic Expo is a two-day convention celebrating small press and the independent comic book artist that will be held on June 27-28, 2015, at the DeltaPlex in Grand Rapids, Michigan. GRASP stands for “Grand Rapids Alternative Small Press”, and this event will showcase independent publishers, artists, and writers. Dozens of aspiring and independent artists will be showcased in a huge vending area filled with small press printings, prints, and other artistic endeavors.

The GRASP Comic Expo will also features national comic book writers, creators, and artists that started as small-time independent artists as well as a few nationally known comic artists and writers. The GRASP Comic Expo will also have numerous seminars and presentation geared toward aspiring artists to help them to create their future goals or move on to the next level of their professional goals.

Other events at the GRASP Comic Expo includes a vending hall filled with books, comic books, posters, lobby cards, original art, action figures, statues, and lots of other items for the nerd deep inside. There will also be other nerd-based activities including costuming and a gaming room.

Support your local geek and nerd events
For more info, check out:
http://graspexpo.com/
https://www.facebook.com/pages/GRASP-Comic-Expo/326123454256688

Secret Con

The first rule of Secret Con is that there is no Secret Con. Spies in the area have heard rumors of a comics and gaming convention coming to the Flint MI area, but have denied it’s existence for years. Now the rumors might actually prove to be true. Comics, art, books, gaming, and reputed guests well worth the price of admission. More details IF and when they become available. Remember, DON’T tell your friends, deny all rumors of any Secret Con, and remember to forget you were here at all!

Support your local geek events.
For more info, check out:
https://www.facebook.com/events/660711114035519/
https://www.facebook.com/flintcomix.entertainment

Downtown Flint ComiXcon 7

THE COMIXCON IS STILL ON!!! The Seventh Annual Downtown Flint ComiXcon is scheduled for April 23rd 2016 at the Downtown Flint Farmer’s Market (9am to 5pm). Comics, Books, Posters, Original Art and Art Prints, Artists and Writers, Cosplay, Gamings, and more FUN STUFF! Admission is still 5 dollars, with children under 12 free with a paying adult. FUN for all!

Support your local geek events.
For more info, check out:
https://www.facebook.com/events/1680120762246540/
https://www.facebook.com/flintcomix.entertainment/

Detroit Festival of Books

The Detroit Festival of Books is the first ever used & rare books festival in the City of Detroit.

The Detroit Festival of Books (aka: the Detroit Bookfest) is a goodwill effort to help generate a deeper love and appreciation of books in the Greater Detroit community.

This event is mostly indoors and partially outdoors and will be held rain or shine.

Vendors keep 100% of their proceeds!

Free entry for attendees!

150+ dealers selling books of all sorts, vinyl records, etc.
Food and drinks for sale and a DJ spinning funk music

Support your local geek events.
For more info, check out:
http://detroitbookfest.com/
https://www.facebook.com/events/1331258120254171/

Events for the Week July 10th-16th

A Steampunk con, Medieval Fest, Comic Expo, Book Festival, Cosplay on the River and a Comic Con with Bowling are in store for you this week.

Don’t know what to do for the week? Well, check out what’s going on for this weekend.

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