Electric City Comic Con

Schedule of Events 2019

Artist's Alley

Time: 10:00 AM-4:00 PM

Location: Artists Alley (inside the library)

Meet real comic book artists, buy their books, and have them signed! Visit all the artists tables and have them stamp your program map then turn it in at the children's desk for a prize!

Comics Commons

Time: 10:00 AM-4:00 PM

Location: Outdoors just outside the main entrance on the corner of Liberty and Clinton St


Artists, comic book dealers, toys, podcasting, crafts groups and more!

Drawbstacle Course

Time: 10:30-11:30 AM

Location: McChesney Room


What can a cartoonist do with one random squiggle? Can a cartoonist base a figure drawing on five scattered dots? How will cartoonists incorporate suggestions into a drawing already in progress? Find out when audience members provide squiggles, dots and suggestions to cartoonists who’ll have to work from them in…the drawbstacle course!


Hosted by Gregg Schigiel

Competing Artists: Neil Numberman, Molly Brooks, Gregg Schigiel

Kid's Arts & Crafts

Time: 11:00 AM-3:00 PM

Location: Slater Room

C.R.E.A.T.E Studios will help you create your own comic inspired piece of art. While you are there register for our popular summer reading program.

Everything Cosplay!

Time: 12:00-1:00 PM

Location: McChesney Room

Join the Costumer and other local cosplayers to learn everything you ever wanted to know about Cosplay!

Iron Cartoonist

Time: 1:30-2:30 PM

Location: McChesney Room

This game pits top cartoonists against each other in a live drawing event. Utilizing themed “ingredients,” three artists will compete for the title of ultimate cartoonist and earn prizes for the audience. Who will earn the title of Iron Cartoonist.

Hosted by Zack Giallongo

Competing Artists: Ulises Fariñas, Phil McAndrew, Melody Often

The Costumer Cosplay Contest

Time: 3:00-4:00 PM

Location: McChesney Room

Come dressed as your favorite comic, manga, superhero or other fun character. Winners will be awarded $50 Visa Gift cards made possible by The Costumer in different age categories including children, teens and even adults! Kids line-up starting at 2:45 outdoors near the bike rack on the parking lot side. Adults line-up starting at 3:15.