A celebration of comic book culture, the annual Vegas Valley Comic Book Fest takes place Saturday, November 2 from 9:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. at the Clark County Library, 1401 E. Flamingo Road, Las Vegas, Nevada.
Now in its sixth year, the event features an artist alley, panels and workshops, an artist jam, cosplay contest, portfolio reviews and a marketplace with local comic book stores and publishers. The schedule is as follows:
10:00 A.M.: Very Awesome Cosplay (Costume) Contest
10:00 A.M.: How to Draw… (Spencer Brinkerhoff III)
11:00 A.M.: A Buffy-tastic Spotlight on Georges Jeanty (Georges Jeanty)
11:00 A.M.: Superman – The All American Hero (John Field)
11:00 A.M.: Artist Jam with Spencer Brinkerhoff III
11:30 A.M.: Portfolio Reviews
12:00 P.M.: Comic Book Scripting (Chris Staros)
12:00 P.M.: Geeky, GRRLY and … Glamtackular! (Molly McIsaac & Very Awesome Girls
1:00 P.M.: Rock Out With your Wacom Out…. (Warren Wucinich)
1:00 P.M.: The Enemy of Inertia: A Spotlight on Greg Rucka (Greg Rucka)
2:00 P.M.: Comic Book Scripting (Chris Staros)
2:00 P.M.: Closet Cosplay (Very Awesome Girls into Nerdy Activities)
2:45 P.M.: 3d6 in Concert
3:00 P.M.: Wonder Woman in Bondage: Power and the Amazon Superhero (Ben Saunders)
3:30 P.M.: Adam WarRock in Concert
Free and open to the public. Additional support is provided by Las Vegas CityLife and Pop! Goes the Icon. For more information, please call 702-507-3459.
The Vegas Valley Book Festival is the largest literary event in Las Vegas. Now in its 12th year, the festival is produced annually by the city of Las Vegas, Las Vegas-Clark County Library District, UNLV’s Black Mountain Institute, Las Vegas Review-Journal, the local chapter of AIGA, the professional association for design, Nevada Humanities, a festival founder, and Barnes & Noble.