Heroes, Magic and Star Wars Characters Come to Boone for the Comic Convention!

The Annual Comic Convention is in Boone again this Saturday, March 27  from 10 am-4 pm. This will be a family friendly event with guest artists, collectibles, and of course comic books! The admission is $2, and includes a comic book, as well as a chance at hourly door prizes.

Boone will have some special guests again this year, as the 501st Legion Star Wars costumers storm the Armory!  Even my ballerina girls would love to se some storm troopers right here in Boone.

Here are some of the things you’ll experience at the ComicCon this Saturday:High Country Comic Convention

  • Local and regional artists demonstrating their work.
  • An art table, sponsored by Elkland Art Center, where kids can draw on blank paper, or color real comic pages to take home.
  • A Magic: The Gathering Tournament, sponsored by Plan 9 Comics.  The registration for the tournament is $25 and includes six packs of cards and a chance for various prizes. For more information on the tournament, or to register, e-mail Steve Carter at cartdogg@charter.net.
  • All kinds of new and vintage comic book  and merchandise.
  • Meet Scott Nicholson, local award-winning author, who has written seven novels, 60 short stories, poetry, and non-fiction magazine articles, as well as six screenplays.

You can check out all the information and get directions at  www.hauntedcomputer.com/highcountrycomicon.htm. .