Hickory – On Saturday, June 2, Hickory Comic Con promises to have some of the best Comic Book Dealers in the Southeast attending with lots of comics to choose from, as well as several toy dealers, and lots of other collectibles. The event is 10am-5pm.
Ecto 1 from the Ghostbusters will be there, and a Mystery Machine from Scooby Doo. Dozens of artists will be attending, including Gregbo Watson, Mel Rivera, Stacey Fleming, and Matthew Manning. Come by and check out their prints and get their autograph. You can get your very own sketch from any of these guys as well!
Ultimate Experience team will be entertaining, Yoda from Star Wars will be there as well as Baby Groot from Guardians of the Galaxy. Also The 501st Legion, Star Trek Independent Fleet, Mandalorian Mercs Costume Club, and the Klingon Assault Group will attend, so bring your camera. Costume Contest registration is between 11am-12pm. and starts at 2pm. Adult, kids and Group are available categories. There will also be an Author Panel.
Admission to the show is $5 for adults and $3 for children 13 and under at the door. Aged three and under are free.
Hickory Comic Con June 2nd at the Hickory Metro Convention Center, located at 1960 13th Avenue Dr. SE, in Hickory, North Carolina, 28602.