Looking for a fun-filled event with the kiddos this weekend? BAM! KAPOW! ZAP!

Embrace your inner superhero for an afternoon of comic book fun at Comic Con for Kids! Comic Con for Kids takes place this Saturday Mar 16 from 12 – 4 p.m. at the Family Museum (2900 Learning Campus Drive Bettendorf). This event is all-included with admission or membership.

Kids who come in costume can enter to win a SUPER prize basket from the Museum’s Fox & Bee! Enjoy 15% off all superhero toys, throwback toys, art supplies and books (that’s 25% for Family Museum members!

PJ Masks’ Catboy will be joining the fun from 1-1:45 p.m. and 3-3:45 p.m. for a Meet & Greet! Jump in the Cat-Car and come save the day with Catboy! Meet your favorite cat-masked superhero and take a photo!

Meet cosplay heroes with C4 MAGAZINE, including Lady Sif from Thor, Silk from Spiderman, and more! Make your very own comic book with IN THIS ISSUE COMICS and shop for some awesome collectibles to take home. Create a comic book button with your friends from PLANET FUNK CON, the QC’s biggest comic con. Use “Cat Libs” to create a story with Ben Wolf, author of “I’d Punch a Lion in His Eye for You”. Craft your own cape and let it fly in the wind on our genuine cape-testing machine!

For admission prices and information, visit http://familymuseum.org/visit/.

Don’t miss this amazing day filled with superhero fun!

Tess Abney is a freelance writer who was born and raised in the Quad Cities. She spends most of her time attempting to successfully raise three boys. In her free time, writing is her passion. Whether it is sharing local events and businesses with readers or sharing her thoughts on life, she finds comfort in the way words can bring people together.