Shows listed in italics are listed as a courtesy to the people running them, since many of our regular dealers set up at these events. I have no connection to them and am for the most part unable to answer questions about them. Contact phone number or websites are listed for these events. For information on events not in italics, such as availability of dealer's tables or if you wish to be added to the postal mail list (I will need your physical mailing address) to get postcards sent as a reminder for future events in your area you can contact me (Alan) at adm222@epguides.com



April 2014

April 19
Iowa City, IA

The Iowa City Comic Book Convention being held at the Travelodge located at 2216 N. Dodge Street (1 Block south of I-80 Exit 246) The convention is open to the public from 10 AM to 4 PM and admission is FREE! Plus you get something cool free when you sign up for our mailing list! For info contact Alan @ (309) 657-1599 (no texts those are for rich people) or use the contact link at the bottom of the page.

April 27 Rescheduled from March 2!
St Louis (Collinsville, IL)

The Metro East Comic Book Convention being held at the American Legion Post 365 lcated at 1022 Vandalia St (IL-159- I-55/70 EXIT 15A- go south 2 miles) The convention is open to the public from 10 AM to 4 PM and admission is FREE! Plus you get something cool free when you sign up for our mailing list! For info contact Alan @ (309) 657-1599 (no texts those are for rich people) or use the contact link at the bottom of the page.


May 2014

May 4
Indianapolis, IN

Ash Comic Book Show being held at the Ramada Inn located at 6990 E 21st St (exit 44a off I-465 or exit 89 off I-70) 9:30 am to 3:30 pm Admission is $4 but you get $1 off when you print this page and write your name, address and email on the back! For more Information contact Andy Holzman (317) 824-9602 or (317) 334-0173

May 10 Special Saturday Date!
Omaha, NE

The Omaha Comic Book Convention being held at the Comfort Inn & Suites Omaha Central located at 7007 Grover St (I-80 Exit 449 72nd St.) This is on the other side of the street from the venue we were at up until 2012. The convention is open to the public from 10 AM to 4PM and admission is FREE! Plus you get something cool free when you sign up for our mailing list! For info contact Alan @ (309) 657-1599 (no texts those are for rich people) or use the contact link at the bottom of the page.

May 17
South Bend, IN

The South Bend Comic Book Convention being held at the Comfort Suites located 52939 US 933 (the corner of Cleveland and US 31) just north of the Indiana Tollway (I-80 / I-90) @ exit 77. The convention is open to the public from 10 AM to 4 PM and admission is FREE! Plus you get something cool free when you sign up for our mailing list! For info contact Alan @ (309) 657-1599 (no texts those are for rich people) or use the contact link at the bottom of the page.

May 18
Springfield, IL

The Springfield ComicCon being held at the Route 66 Hotel & Conference Center located at 625 E. Saint Joseph St. (I-55 exit 92- Business 55 / 6th St) This is near the intersection of 6th St and Stevenson. Downstate Illinois' longest running convention is open to the public from 10 AM to 4 PM and admission is FREE! Plus you get something cool free when you sign up for our mailing list! For info contact Alan @ (309) 657-1599 (no texts those are for rich people) or use the contact link at the bottom of the page. There will be also be a sports card show in the other half of the ballroom.

May 18
Chicago (Gurnee, IL)

The Gurnee Comics and Collectibles Show being held at the Holiday Inn located at 6161 W. Grand Ave exit Grand Ave west off the Tri-State Across from Gurnee Mills Mall. From 10 AM to 3 PM Plus you get something cool free when you sign up for our mailing list! For info call Jim Libasci @ (847) 336-9963


Some dealers have super powered girlfriends to guard their valuable comics!

June 2014

June 7
Quad Cities, IA /IL (Bettendorf, IA)

The Quad Cities Comics Book Convention being held at the Ramada Inn located at 3020 Utica Rd, Bettendorf (I-74 @ Kimberley Rd / Spruce Hills Dr EXIT 2) The convention is open to the public from 10 AM to 4 PM and admission is FREE! Plus you get something cool free when you sign up for our mailing list! For info contact Alan @ (309) 657-1599 (no texts those are for rich people) or use the contact link at the bottom of the page.

June 8 NEW VENUE!!
St Louis, MO

The St Louis Comic Book Convention being held at the Holiday Inn South County Center 6921 Lindbergh Blvd (I-55 @ Lindbergh EXIT 197) The convention is open to the public from 10 AM to 4 PM and admission is FREE! Plus you get something cool free when you sign up for our mailing list! For info contact Alan @ (309) 657-1599 (no texts those are for rich people) or use the contact link at the bottom of the page.

June 14 NEW VENUE!!
Madison, WI

The Madison Comic Book Convention being held at the Badger Bowl located at Badger Bowl located at 506 E Badger Road. This is just south of the Beltline (EXIT 262) Rimrock Rd. For detailed directions click on News The convention is open to the public from 10 AM to 4 PM and admission is FREE! Plus you get something cool free when you sign up for our mailing list! For info contact Alan @ (309) 657-1599 (no texts those are for rich people) or use the contact link at the bottom of the page.

June 15
Mounds View, MN - Twin Cities Suburb

The Minnesota Comic Book Convention being held at the Mermaid Entertainment Center located at 2200 Highway 10 (I-35W EXIT 28C) For directions click here! The convention is open to the public from 10 AM to 4 PM and is the only Twin Cities comic event where admission is FREE! Plus you get something cool free when you sign up for our mailing list! For info contact Alan @ (309) 657-1599 (no texts those are for rich people) or use the contact link at the bottom of the page.

June 29
Indianapolis, IN

Ash Comic Book Show being held at the Ramada Inn located at 6990 E 21st St (exit 44a off I-465 or exit 89 off I-70) 9:30 am to 3:30 pm Admission is $4 but you get $1 off when you print this page and write your name, address and email on the back! For more Information contact Andy Holzman (317) 824-9602 or (317) 334-0173


July 2014

July 19
Des Moines, IA

Iowa Comic Book Club Marketplace at the Adventureland Inn, 3200 Adventureland Drive, Altoona (I-80 EXIT 142) Hours from 10 AM to 4PM for more info Iowa Comic Book Club

July 20
St Louis (Collinsville, IL)

The Metro East Comic Book Convention being held at the American Legion Post 365 lcated at 1022 Vandalia St (IL-159- I-55/70 EXIT 15A- go south 2 miles) The convention is open to the public from 10 AM to 4 PM and admission is FREE! Plus you get something cool free when you sign up for our mailing list! For info contact Alan @ (309) 657-1599 (no texts those are for rich people) or use the contact link at the bottom of the page.

July 26
Milwaukee, WI

The Milwaukee Comic Book Convention being held at the Clarion Hotel & Conference Center located at 5311 S. Howell Ave (I-94 EXIT 318 to Howell Rd go north hotel will be on your left- this is just south of the hotel we were at up until 2011 and a couple miles north of the bowling alley we were at in 2012-13).. The convention is open to the public from 10 AM to 4 PM and and is the only comic event in SE Wisconsin where admission is FREE! Plus you get something cool free when you sign up for our mailing list! For info contact Alan @ (309) 657-1599 (no texts those are for rich people) or use the contact link at the bottom of the page.

July 27
Peoria, IL

The Peoria Comic Book Convention being held at the Grand Hotel located at 4400 N Brandywine Dr. (I-74 exit 89) The convention is open to the public from 10 AM to 4 PM and admission is FREE! Plus you get something cool free when you sign up for our mailing list! For info contact Alan @ (309) 657-1599 (no texts those are for rich people) or use the contact link at the bottom of the page.


Don't get in an accident en rout to the con!

August 2014

August 17
Springfield, IL

The Springfield ComicCon being held at the Route 66 Hotel & Conference Center located at 625 E. Saint Joseph St. (I-55 exit 92- Business 55 / 6th St) This is near the intersection of 6th St and Stevenson. Downstate Illinois' longest running convention is open to the public from 10 AM to 4 PM and admission is FREE! Plus you get something cool free when you sign up for our mailing list! For info contact Alan @ (309) 657-1599 (no texts those are for rich people) or use the contact link at the bottom of the page.

August 30- date changed to September 27
Fort Wayne, IN

August 30
Des Moines ( Urbandale, IA)

The Des Moines Comic Book Convention being held at the Comfort Suites Living History Farms located at 11167 Hickman Rd , Urbandale ( I-80 / I-35 EXIT 125) The convention is open to the public from 10 AM to 4 PM and admission is FREE! Plus you get something cool free when you sign up for our mailing list! For info contact Alan @ (309) 657-1599 (no texts those are for rich people) or use the contact link at the bottom of the page.

August 31
Omaha, NE

The Omaha Comic Book Convention being held at the Comfort Inn & Suites Omaha Central located at 7007 Grover St (I-80 Exit 449 72nd St.) This is on the other side of the street from the venue we were at up until 2012. The convention is open to the public from 10 AM to 4PM and admission is FREE! Plus you get something cool free when you sign up for our mailing list! For info contact Alan @ (309) 657-1599 (no texts those are for rich people) or use the contact link at the bottom of the page.

August 31
Indianapolis, IN

Ash Comic Book Show being held at the Ramada Inn located at 6990 E 21st St (exit 44a off I-465 or exit 89 off I-70) 9:30 am to 3:30 pm Admission is $4 but you get $1 off when you print this page and write your name, address and email on the back! For more Information contact Andy Holzman (317) 824-9602 or (317) 334-0173

August 31
Chicago (Gurnee, IL)

The Gurnee Comics and Collectibles Show being held at the Holiday Inn located at 6161 W. Grand Ave exit Grand Ave west off the Tri-State Across from Gurnee Mills Mall. From 10 AM to 3 PM Plus you get something cool free when you sign up for our mailing list! For info call Jim Libasci @ (847) 336-9963


September 2014

September 13 NEW VENUE!!
Madison, WI

The Madison Comic Book Convention being held at the Badger Bowl located at Badger Bowl located at 506 E Badger Road. This is just south of the Beltline (EXIT 262) Rimrock Rd. For detailed directions click on News The convention is open to the public from 10 AM to 4 PM and admission is FREE! Plus you get something cool free when you sign up for our mailing list! For info contact Alan @ (309) 657-1599 (no texts those are for rich people) or use the contact link at the bottom of the page.

September 14
Mounds View, MN - Twin Cities Suburb

The Minnesota Comic Book Convention being held at the Mermaid Entertainment Center located at 2200 Highway 10 (I-35W EXIT 28C) For directions click here! The convention is open to the public from 10 AM to 4 PM and is the only Twin Cities comic event where admission is FREE! Plus you get something cool free when you sign up for our mailing list! For info contact Alan @ (309) 657-1599 (no texts those are for rich people) or use the contact link at the bottom of the page.

September 27 date changed from 30 Aug
Fort Wayne, IN

The Fort Wayne Comic Book Convention being held at the Comfort Suites located at 5775 Coventry Lane (I-69 @ US 24 EXIT 302- old EXIT 102) The convention is open to the public from 10 AM to 4 PM and admission is FREE! Plus you get something cool free when you sign up for our mailing list! For info contact Alan @ (309) 657-1599 (no texts those are for rich people) or use the contact link at the bottom of the page.

September 28
Twin Cities (Champaign / Urbana, IL)

The Twin Cities Comic Book Convention being held at a new venue the Holiday Inn Urbana located at1001 Killarney St. Urbana (I-74 exit 183) This is one exit west of the old location, you can see the hotel from Lincoln, it is the bigger and southernmost Holiday Inn there are two at the exit. The convention is open to the public from 10 AM to 4 PM and admission is FREE! Plus you get something cool free when you sign up for our mailing list! For info contact Alan @ (309) 657-1599 (no texts those are for rich people) or use the contact link at the bottom of the page.


October 2014

October 5 - special Sunday date!
Quad Cities, IA /IL (Bettendorf, IA)

The Quad Cities Comics Book Convention being held at the Ramada Inn located at 3020 Utica Rd, Bettendorf (I-74 @ Kimberley Rd / Spruce Hills Dr EXIT 2) The convention is open to the public from 10 AM to 4 PM and admission is FREE! Plus you get something cool free when you sign up for our mailing list! For info contact Alan @ (309) 657-1599 (no texts those are for rich people) or use the contact link at the bottom of the page.

October 18
Milwaukee, WI

The Milwaukee Comic Book Convention being held at the Clarion Hotel & Conference Center located at 5311 S. Howell Ave (I-94 EXIT 318 to Howell Rd go north hotel will be on your left- this is just south of the hotel we were at up until 2011 and a couple miles north of the bowling alley we were at in 2012-13).. The convention is open to the public from 10 AM to 4 PM and and is the only comic event in SE Wisconsin where admission is FREE! Plus you get something cool free when you sign up for our mailing list! For info contact Alan @ (309) 657-1599 (no texts those are for rich people) or use the contact link at the bottom of the page.

October 19
Peoria, IL

The Peoria Comic Book Convention being held at the Grand Hotel located at 4400 N Brandywine Dr. (I-74 exit 89) The convention is open to the public from 10 AM to 4 PM and admission is FREE! Plus you get something cool free when you sign up for our mailing list! For info contact Alan @ (309) 657-1599 (no texts those are for rich people) or use the contact link at the bottom of the page.

October 26
Indianapolis, IN

Ash Comic Book Show being held at the Ramada Inn located at 6990 E 21st St (exit 44a off I-465 or exit 89 off I-70) 9:30 am to 3:30 pm Admission is $4 but you get $1 off when you print this page and write your name, address and email on the back! For more Information contact Andy Holzman (317) 824-9602 or (317) 334-0173

November 2014

November 1
South Bend, IN

The South Bend Comic Book Convention being held at the Comfort Suites located 52939 US 933 (the corner of Cleveland and US 31) just north of the Indiana Tollway (I-80 / I-90) @ exit 77. The convention is open to the public from 10 AM to 4 PM and admission is FREE! Plus you get something cool free when you sign up for our mailing list! For info contact Alan @ (309) 657-1599 (no texts those are for rich people) or use the contact link at the bottom of the page.

November 2
Rockford, IL

The Rockford Comic Book Convention being held at the Cherry Bowl located at 7171 Cherryvale Blvd. Rockford, Il (I-39 EXIT 122B- Harrison Ave west- the venue is just north of the Cherry Vale Mall) For detailed directions click HERE! or for a map click HERE!The convention is open to the public from 10 AM to 4 PM and admission is FREE! Plus you get something cool free when you sign up for our mailing list! For info contact Alan @ (309) 657-1599 (no texts those are for rich people) or use the contact link at the bottom of the page.

November 8
Green Bay, WI

The Green Bay Comic Book Convention being held at the Best Western Midway Hotel Green Bay located at 780 Armed Forces Drive (Hwy 141 exit Lombardi Ave go east to Holmgren turn right and go about a block to Armed Forces Drive) This is wery close to Lambeau Field The convention is open to the public from 10 AM to 4 PM and admission is FREE! Plus you get something cool free when you sign up for our mailing list! For info contact Alan @ (309) 657-1599 (no texts those are for rich people) or use the contact link at the bottom of the page.

November 9
Chicago (Gurnee, IL)

The Gurnee Comics and Collectibles Show being held at the Holiday Inn located at 6161 W. Grand Ave exit Grand Ave west off the Tri-State Across from Gurnee Mills Mall. From 10 AM to 3 PM Plus you get something cool free when you sign up for our mailing list! For info call Jim Libasci @ (847) 336-9963

November 16
Springfield, IL

The Springfield ComicCon being held at the Route 66 Hotel & Conference Center located at 625 E. Saint Joseph St. (I-55 exit 92- Business 55 / 6th St) This is near the intersection of 6th St and Stevenson. Downstate Illinois' longest running convention is open to the public from 10 AM to 4 PM and admission is FREE! Plus you get something cool free when you sign up for our mailing list! For info contact Alan @ (309) 657-1599 (no texts those are for rich people) or use the contact link at the bottom of the page.

December 2014

December 28
Indianapolis, IN

Ash Comic Book Show being held at the Ramada Inn located at 6990 E 21st St (exit 44a off I-465 or exit 89 off I-70) 9:30 am to 3:30 pm Admission is $4 but you get $1 off when you print this page and write your name, address and email on the back! For more Information contact Andy Holzman (317) 824-9602 or (317) 334-0173

If you bring a big enough vehicle maybe you can buy this many comic books at the convention!

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