This comic book event celebrates comic books, along with super-heroes, villains, pop movies, gaming and costuming. Highlighting the daylong event will be appearances by voice over artist Mark Dodson, well known for his work in the Star Wars movies, Gremlins and Day of the Dead. The Star Wars 501st Battalion and the Dr. Who Tardis will also appear during the day. This will be fun for kids and adults alike with gaming events, a cosplay contest and a full complement of vendors on hand promoting, selling and trading all things pop culture and movies. Free self-parking. Check the Benton Civic Center website for ticket information. All just 5 miles south of beautiful Rend Lake!