Boise Public Library Comic Con 2017 Favors Fans

Dated: 08/24/2017

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Fans, fanatics, and cosplayer, it's time to gather for the annual Boise Public Library Comic Con 2017! On Saturday, August 26th, and Sunday, August 27th, the Main Library in downtown Boise will host several fun events for those who love comics, books, movies, and games.

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There's an event for everyone!

Pokemon players will want to stop by the Nano Pokemon Terrarium on Saturday and Sunday from 10am to 1pm.

Craft your own lightsaber or create Minecraft Pixel Art on Sunday. Love Wonder Woman? You can make your own Wonder Woman cuffs!

Speaking of Wonder Woman, you can learn more about Krav Maga, the fighting style that Gal Gadot herself knows! Idaho Krav Maga's instructor will take you through several of the famous fight scenes you see on the big screen, including Wonder Woman. This session will take place on Sunday from 10:30am to 12pm.

Comics fan? You'll want to check out "A Look at the Real World" panel (Sunday, 10:30am to 11:30am) that discusses comics that address the world around us and explain current events. You'll also be interested in "Creating Comics for Kids and Young Adults," (Sunday, 1:30pm to 2:30pm) where creators discuss how different it is to craft comics for young adults and kids, compared to adults.

Want to meet your favorite superhero? The Treasure Valley Avengers is a group of cosplayers and actors that portray Marvel superheroes at conventions, festivals, and benefits. This panel of in-character superheroes will be a fun event for sure! (Sunday, 3pm to 4:30pm).

These are just a few of the many activities that you'll find at the Library Comic Con 2017. Click here to view a full schedule.

Meal Options

If you find yourself getting a little hangry, don't turn into the Hulk! Food vendors will be on hand and you'll find offerings from: Burgerlicious, Genki Takoyaki, Rice Works, Kilted Kod, Mad Mac (Saturday only), Slow River Coffee, Smoke & Thyme, Wheelys Coffee, and Reel Foods.

Library Comic Con Cosplay Contest

Show off your cosplay skills and gather with other fans on Saturday night for a night of dancing and cosplay! Your homemade costume could win you a prize. Judges will be evaluating costumes based on: accuracy, artistry, functionality, and stage presence. Learn more about the event by clicking here.

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