Upcoming Events at the Comic Bug!
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24 Hour Comic Book Day Is Coming!
DATE CHANGE! Due to scheduling conflict, The Comic Bug will host it 1 week later. This will allow die-hard creators to possibly participate in 2 back-to-back 24 Hour Comic Book Days!!! Thank you for your understanding.
24-Hour Comics Day is an annual international celebration of comics creation. On this day, creative folks take on the 24 hour comics challenge: to create a 24 page comic book story, normally months worth of work, in 24 straight hours. Many participants gather at official event sites including comic book stores, schools, and libraries. Others take part in private gatherings, and many work on their own.
Every year since 2004 this event has taken place. The thousands of participants who have created tens of thousands of pages of original art have included the young and the old, people with decades of professional comics creation experience and those who have never tried to draw a panel before, at locations on at least five continents.