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List of Events to Celebrate at your store

Many stores find success in celebrating various events.
Here are some ideas.

If you’d like to add something to our Calendar, please email marco@comicspro.org.

KEY DATES 2019

April:

7-13 National Library Week http://www.ala.org/conferencesevents/celebrationweeks/natlibraryweek

8 – Rex Manning Day

26 – Alien Day

26Avengers: Endgame

29 – May 5 – Children’s Book Week http://everychildareader.net/cbw/

May:

3 Uglydolls Movie

4 – Star Wars Day

4 – Free Comic Book Day www.freecomicbookday.com

5 – Revenge of the 5th

10Pokemon: Detective Pikachu

       Tolkien (limited release)

17John Wick: Chapter 3: Parabellum

18 – 20 – Diamond Retailer Summit (Las Vegas)

24Aladdin

25 – Geek Pride Day

31Godzilla: King of the Monsters

June: 

1 – International Tabletop Day www.tabletopday.com

7 X-Men: Dark Phoenix

     Secret Life of Pets 2

14 Men In Black: International

        Shaft

16Captain Picard Day http://memory-alpha.wikia.com/wiki/Captain_Picard_Day

21Child’s Play

        Toy Story 4

28Annabelle Comes Home

July:

Spider-Man: Far From Home

17 – 21 – San Diego Comic Con https://www.comic-con.org

19 The Lion King

31 – Harry Potter’s Birthday

Dora and the Lost City of Gold

August:

1 – 4 – GENCon (Indianapolis) http://www.gencon.com

2The New Mutants

9Scary Stories to Tell in the Dark

16Angry Birds Movie 2

19 – Gene Roddenberry’s Birthday

28 – Jack Kirby’s Birthday http://www.kirby4heroes.com

29 – Judgment Day (Terminator)

September:

6  – It: Chapter 2

17 – Optimus Prime Day

19 – International Talk Like a Pirate Day http://talklikeapirate.com/wordpress/

22 – Hobbit Day / Bilbo Baggin’s Birthday

October:

3 – 6 – New York Comic Con http://www.newyorkcomiccon.com

4  – Joker

5 – 24-Hour Comics Day http://www.24hourcomicsday.com

11  – Zombieland: Double Tap

18 The Addams Family

       Maleficent: Mistress of Evil

21 – Back to the Future Day

26 – Halloween Comicfest www.halloweencomicfest.com

November:

1  – Terminator: Dark Fate

5 – Guy Fawkes’ Day

8 Sonic the Hedgehog

22  – Frozen 2

23 – TARDIS Day, Local Comic Shop Day® www.localcomicshopday.com

29 – Black Friday

30 – Small Business Saturday www.smallbusinesssaturday.com

December:

2 – Cyber Monday

13 Jumanji 2

18 Masters of the Universe

20 Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker

23 – Festivus http://festivusweb.com

28 – Stan Lee’s Birthday