Saturday, October 13, 2018
Noon - 4 p.m.
Fort Myers Regional Library
Teens, tweens and adults can enjoy workshops, karaoke, games, food trucks, vendors, a costume parade and more.
Main presenters: Ian Verhine, Angela Page, and Stephen Hayford.
Sponsored by the Friends of the Fort Myers Library.
After Comic Fest, enjoy the food trucks and head over to the Sidney & Berne Davis Art Center to cast your vote at the Teen Rock the River battle of the bands competition.
Activities for all ages (No registration required)
- Life size games
- Games, puzzles, and coloring
- Selfie opportunities
- Costume parade
Programs for tweens, teens & adults - **Registration Required
Advanced registration begins September 29.
|3D Printer Technology & 3D Pens - Ages 10 and up. 12:00 - 3:00 PM
Sponsored by the Southwest Florida Library Network.
|Board Games & More
- Ages 10 and up.
12:00 - 3:00 PM|
Come play different tabletop games.
|**Japanese Culture Class - Ages 12 and up.
12:30 - 1:30 PM|
Learn fun facts about Japanese culture and language from expert Ian Verhine.
|Karaoke - Ages 10 and up.
12:00 - 3:15 PM|
Come sing karaoke, with a list of over 12,000 songs!
|**Small Worlds in Galaxies Far, Far Away
- Ages 8 and up.
1:00 - 2:30 PM|
Hear about Stephen Hayford's work and learn how to create your own sci-fi set out of items around your house or from the recycling bin.
|**Zine Making Workshop - Ages 13 and up.
1:30 - 3:00 PM|
Learn the basics of creating a sequence and turning it into a zine.
|**Graphic Novels & Manga - Ages 12 and up.
2:00 - 3:00 PM|
Learn about the history, the procedures of how this literature has influenced cultures.
|Costume Parade Do you have a fun costume and want to show it off? Be a part of the Costume Parade. The top finalists will receive a prize. **Register in person at the Information Booth on the Plaza between noon - 3:00 p.m.** 3:30 - 4:00 PM|
Comic Fest Rules & Regulations
To ensure everyone’s enjoyment of this event, attendees must observe the following rules:
- NO real or realistic looking weapons are allowed.
- Lack of clothing does not = costume. Shirt, shoes and pants/shorts/skirts must be worn at all times.
- Fort Myers Comic Fest representatives, library staff members, or security personnel reserve the right to inspect costumes and/or accessories.
- Attendees will abide by the Lee County Library System Patron Code of Conduct. Attendees who do not comply with the rules and regulations will be asked to leave the property.
*Individuals who do not want to be photographed or recorded are responsible for removing themselves from the area or notifying the photographer of their opt-out status.