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April 2017

Meet Peter Bagge author of Fire!! The Zora Neale Hurston Story

April 1 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
King’s Books, 218 St. Helens Ave
Tacoma, WA 98402 United States
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We are excited to welcome Peter Bagge to talk about his new graphic biography Fire!!: The Zora Neale Hurston Story. Following on the heels of his New York Times bestselling biography of Margaret Sanger, Fire!! is a dazzling graphic novel profiling bookstore favorite Zora Neale Hurston. The fifth of eight kids from a Baptist family in Alabama, Hurston's writing prowess blossomed at Howard University, and then Barnard College, where she was the sole black student. She arrived in NYC at…

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The Wicked + Divine, Vol. 1 discussion at Destiny City Comics

April 23 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Destiny City Comics, 218 St. Helens Ave
Tacoma, WA 98402 United States
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In April we talk about The Wicked and the Divine, Vol. 1. The team that brought you Phonogram and Young Avengers present a story featuring many of the gods throughout history are the ultimate pop stars.   We'll be meeting at the shop after hours on St. Helens Ave. You can get the book at Destiny City Comics for 15% off with the book club discount. Stadium District's comic shop also sells many other fine graphic novels.

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Wayzgoose Letterpress and Book Arts Extravaganza w/ King’s Books

April 29 @ 11:00 am - April 30 @ 4:00 pm
King’s Books, 218 St. Helens Ave
Tacoma, WA 98402 United States
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Destiny City Comics is hosting tables for King's Books' biggest annual event, Wayzgoose!   Come get lost in a sea of local printmakers who each have something free for you to do, bring a blank t-shirt and get a free Shroom Bros. print made on it, and marvel at the amazing steamroller prints that are made. Destiny City Comics will have special guests Jen Vaughn and Cuzak Baily with their new self-published comic Deadwater! We also have Jen's Avery Fatbottom…

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May 2017

Destiny City Comics Free Comic Book Day 2017

May 6 @ 11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Destiny City Comics, 218 St. Helens Ave
Tacoma, WA 98402 United States
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Free

FREE COMICS! While supplies last we'll be giving out free comics in the Free Comic Book Day tradition. We'll have Wonder Woman, Betty & Veronica, Rick & Morty, Doctor Who, Zelda, Ninja Turtles, Dragon Ball Z, and lots MORE!  Full list of free comics here. SPECIAL GUEST EMI LENOX! Meet the artist of the Free Comic Book Day Attack on Titan comic and give her a high five! Check out her other books like Emi-Town and Plutona. MAGIC TRICKS while you…

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Destiny City Zine Symposium

May 27 @ 2:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Destiny City Comics, 218 St. Helens Ave
Tacoma, WA 98402 United States
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Free

Local zine makers and comic artists set up at your favorite Stadium District comic shop and independent bookstore!   Super Cool QT Zinester Friendship Club Neoglyphic Media Johnny Scotch Comics Ian Wheelock (Instagram) Littlekumiho Michael Koehler Chuck Knigge Seth Goodkind Monkey House Studio Troy's Work Table Publishing Kalen Knowles Collagemonauts Matt Blairstone Creative Colloquy   Registration has closed for this event. Stay tuned for the next one in August!

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Ms. Marvel, Vol. 1: No Normal discussion at Destiny City Comics

May 28 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Destiny City Comics, 218 St. Helens Ave
Tacoma, WA 98402 United States
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Just a girl from Jersey City. We'll be reading the wildly popular Ms. Marvel Vol 1 by local author G. Willow Wilson and disussing it at the Zodaic Supper Club. What happens when your average Pakistani-American teen discovers she has inhuman abilities to STRETCH?   We'll be meeting at the shop after hours on St. Helens Ave. You can get the book at Destiny City Comics for 15% off with the book club discount. Stadium District's comic shop also sells…

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FREE ONE DAY ONLY! Saga #43 Release

May 31
Destiny City Comics, 218 St. Helens Ave
Tacoma, WA 98402 United States
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BREAKING! For one day only, Saga #43 will be FREE at Destiny City Comics, no purchase necessary. Limit one free copy per customer, please. Other restrictions may apply. May 31 is a great day to visit your local comic shop and pick up the new issue of Saga, starting a new storyline! What's a quarter these days? Don't miss any monthly cliffhangers with a subscription at your Stadium District comic shop!

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June 2017

Wonder Woman Day Art Show w/ Free Comics!

June 3 @ 12:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Destiny City Comics, 218 St. Helens Ave
Tacoma, WA 98402 United States
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Free

The Wonder Woman movie is coming soon and we're celebrating with the CLAW to give you a Wonder Woman art show and FREE COMICS while supplies last!  

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Destiny City Freakycon III

June 17 @ 2:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Destiny City Comics, 218 St. Helens Ave
Tacoma, WA 98402 United States
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Free

A mini-horror con at your local comic shop is back for revenge! Third time's the DEATH!!! GUEST OF HONOR: Jackey Neyman Jones, who played Debbie in Manos: the Hands of Fate! Considered one of the worst movies of all time made famous by being featured on an episode of Mystery Science Theater 3000. Jackey can't wait to come to Tacoma to meet fans of the movie and promote her new book available through our neighbor King's Books, "Growing up with Manos:…

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Free Spider-Man Masks! Spectacular Spider-Man Launch Party

June 21
Destiny City Comics, 218 St. Helens Ave
Tacoma, WA 98402 United States
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NEW Spider-Man series from Chip Zdarsky (Jughead, Howard the Duck, Star-Lord) and Adam Kubert! We're celebrating with FREE Spider-Man masks, exclusive variants, and more while supplies last.

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