Saturday, May 6th, 2017, is Free Comic Book Day. Comic book stores across the country will have a bunch of free comic books to give customers. In addition, many will have special events going on that day. Here are a few Charlotte-area comic book stores and what they’re doing. For specific questions, call the individual stores.

Free comic books are always limited, and there can sometimes be a wait. All of the below events take place on May 6th.

Spandex City Comics
2914-A Mt.Holly-Huntersville Rd
Free Comic Book Day hours: 10:30 a.m. to 3 p.m

Customers who visit during FCBD will be entered into a drawing for two free tickets for the upcoming Harry Potter in Concert with the Charlotte Symphony at Ovens Auditorium.

Over 50 different Free Comic Book Day comics

*limit 4 per household; limit 1 copy of each title; while supplies last; no guarantee of availability or choice of any particular title; a “household” requires a responsible adult to be present; please do not send children unattended, as they will not be admitted without an adult

Rebel Base Comics & Toys
701-C S. Sharon Amity
Free Comic Book Day hours: 11 a.m. to 9 p.m.
501st Carolina Garrison making an appearance and Comic Artists
Storewide sale:

Toys, statues and gaming item: 20% off
Back issues: 50% off
New comics (excluding this week’s new releases): 50% off
TPB’s Graphic Novels: 40% off

Heroes Aren’t Hard to Find
1957 East 7th Street
Free Comic Book Day hours: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.


3 for 2 TPBs
1/2 Price Back Issues
Special Pricing on Statues
25% off New Comics
Creators will be signing from 1PM to 5PM (or longer at the creators’ discretion)


Parker, Banner, Kent & Wayne
21500 Catawba Avenue, Cornelius, NC 28031
10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Betty & Veronica, Doctor Who, Rick & Morty, Spider-Man, Star Trek, Zelda, Wonder Woman,Guardians of the Galaxy, Barbie, Buffy the Vampire Slayer, DC Super Hero Girls, Spongebob, Monster High, The Tick, TMNT, and much more!! There will be a few local artists making sketches

2nd and Charles
5331 South Blvd
Charlotte, NC, 28217
(704) 523-2217

Concord Mills

A. Pennyworth’s Comics & News
11025 Monroe Road
Ste C
Matthews, NC, 28105
(704) 849-2287

ImaginOn, The Loft
Saturday, May 6th, 2017, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Come by The Teen Loft (in connection with Beatties Ford Road Library) to help celebrate Free Comic Book Day. Pick up some Free New/Used Comics to take home.

Beatties Ford Regional Library
Saturday, May 6th, 2017, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Come by the Beatties Ford Road Library on May 6th for our 4th Annual Free Comic Book Day. Pick up some Free New/Used Comics, watch our Superhero movie marathon, participate in our prize giveaways, photobooth and more. Superhero costumes encouraged.
Contact Phone: 704-416-3000

South County Library
Saturday, May 6th, 2017, 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Hundreds of free used comics will be given away, we have something for all ages. Come anytime between 11 and 2 for a great giveaway, we will also be screening Suicide Squad and discussing your favorite comic heroes!

Scaleybark Library
Saturday, May 6th, 2017, 12:00 p.m. to 1:30 p.m.
Come by the Library on May 6th for our Annual Free Comic Book Day. Pick up some Free New/Used Comics. Superhero costumes encouraged.