FREE PIZZA BUFFET! Meet local artists! Win prizes and help support local authors! All at one event!
Destiny City Comics is springing for a free pizza buffet on April 20, inviting local artists to exhibit, and taking donations to the Write253 which enters you for a chance to win comics and prizes from other local businesses at $1 per ticket.
Exhibiting artists confirmed so far:
Anna Marie Peters
Pizza provided by Harmon Hub. Be sure to visit the shop to request your favorite topping.
Prizes include: skate deck, t-shirt, stickers and more from Grit City Grindhouse, a prize basket from Artist Craftsman and Supply in Tacoma, and more from Doyle’s Pub, Destiny City Comics, and possibly more local folks around town (and you?).
Coming again in honor of Tacoma Pride festivities! Working on confirming guests, but we’ll have queer-feminist art vendors with something for everyone celebrating pride and diversity at the shop all day.
Special Guests include:
- Vaginer Things Club – local craftmakers
- Madeline Gasperi – local author and motivational speaker
- Productivity Parlor for Artful Living – cosplay consults and sewing advice
- Delia Gable, artist of the comic Dash out from Northwest Press, plus a wide assortment of other books provided by the LGBTQ-focused Seattle comics publisher.
- Resist! July 4 edition newspapers FREE, plus you can meet contributor Lady Monster 253, selling politically inspired art prints, postcards, and patches.
- …maybe even more?
We’ll be having a special raffle with ticket sales supporting our local branch of Planned Parenthood or also accepting ticket exchange (5 tampons = 1 ticket) with donation of packages of tampons to Rescue Mission Tacoma. Please get in touch via our contact info at the bottom of the page if you would like to donate any items to this special raffle or Donate Now! More details to be finalized. Prizes include items donated by Espionage Cosmetics and the Red Hot Tacoma.
Plus later at the Tacoma Pride Block Party, Destiny City Comics will be hosting a signing with Seattle drag queen Mama Tits. Ticket required, don’t miss it!
Adult Swim is bringing the Rickmobile here as part of their Don’t Even Trip Road Trip!
Get to the shop early as Rickmobile merch supplies are limited and availability is not guaranteed. Lots of cool Rick and Morty comics graciously provided by Oni Press and other stuff available in Destiny City Comics.
CALLING ALL RICKS! We are also calling out to all Ricks throughout the multiverse for a special gathering of Ricks, Mortys, or weirdos in Rick and Morty costumes, especially if there’s a time-displaced Scientist Formerly Known as Rick!