comicfest.pngSaturday, 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
  • Crafts
  • 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.