Calling all comic book aficionados! You are to report to Quad Cities Comic Con this weekend!

With more vendors, artists and guests than ever, Quad Cities Comic Con will be happening at the QCCA Expo Center (2621 4th Ave Rock Island) this Saturday Sep 1 from 10 a.m. – 6 p.m. and Sunday Sep 2 from 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.!

Admission for adults is only $10 for a single day or $15 for a weekend pass. Kids 12 and under are FREE! If you order your passes online in advance, you will be able to get in at 9:30 a.m. (a half hour before everyone else). In-advance passes can be purchased at:

In addition to over 300 artist tables, vendor booths and special guests, everyone in attendance will also receive a free comic book at the door. There will also be cash prize cosplay contests and video and table top gaming tournaments.

New this year are cash price cosplay contests! Kids, teens and adults all will have their very own contest. For guidelines and schedules, visit the Facebook event page at

For more information, visit

Don’t miss this summertime show filled with fun and entertainment!

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.