Free Comic Book Day!

Saturday, May 6th Captain Blue Hen Comics
throws a family-friendly party!


Free Comic Book Day is at Captain Blue Hen Comics

  • Saturday, May 6th from 10am to 3pm
  • Each visitor gets a FREE comic book*
  • A bunch of artists signing and doing sketches
  • Appearances by Star Wars character
  • Special appearance by The Delaware Ghostbusters & ECTO 1
  • Mini Art Classes
  • A party atmosphere with food carts and outdoor performances
  • Admission is free
  • *There are opportunities to get extra free comics while helping out our community. Show that you support of local libraries by presenting a library card for an extra free comic. Donate a canned good for the Newark Area Welfare Committee to get an extra free comic.

On Free Comic Book Day Captain Blue Hen gives every visitor a free comic book.

  • WHERE: At Captain Blue Hen – Market East Plaza, 280 E. Main Street in Newark, Delaware
  • WHEN: Saturday, May 6 from 10 am to 3 pm
  • WHAT: Free comics, artist signings, character appearances, mini art classes, door prizes
  • WHO: You are all invited!
  • HOW: Free admission, everyone gets one free comic
  • MORE: To get extra free comics: present your library card or bring a canned good for the Newark Area Welfare Committee.

The Guest Artists

The Activities