The Tube Family says Empire's Comics Vault's "shop was awesome"

We were surprised and delighted to have the stars of The Tube Family--the beloved YouTubers--attend our 2019 Free Comic Book Day Festival. Check out their coverage of our event and their awesome free comic book haul.

Our favorite part? 

When they say:

“It was really cool. This shop was awesome because of that pro wrestling, face painting, balloon tying, raffle entering!”

Karl Kerschel LIVE + Moonstruck + Paint Night

This week's events are upon us. It all starts tonight. 

TUE | 6:00 PM | Apr. 9, 2019

Karl Kerschel Interview

We're beyond excited to interview Karl Kerschl of famed comics, Gotham Academy and ISOLA and The Abominable Charles Christopher. (Add to FB calendar)

As a pro artist for more than 20 years, he's worked for all the big comic houses, Neflix, and more. Including our Vaulty Award, he's won the Eisner and the Joe Shuster.

THU | 6:30 PM | Apr. 11, 2019

Graphic Novel Discussion: Moonstruck

Join our discussion of Moonstruck! All are invited. No fee. This is the first chapter of the brand-new, all-ages, magical, coffee-laden adventure from Lumberjanes creator GRACE ELLIS and talented newcomer SHAE BEAGLE. (Add to FB calendar)

FRI | 6:30 PM | Apr. 12, 2019

Happy Paint Night at Empire's Comics Vault

Paint this super-cute chick in the rain and take home your first (or second, or fitth...) masterpiece. All tools and instruction provided. Class fills up, so sign up online today. $40. Class limited to 15 participants. (Add to FB calendar)


Oh, hey. What's up? I'm a superhero. - Shazam! (and Dylan) LOL

Here it comes. We're one month closer to Free Comic Book Day Festival. But before then, we have some fun headed your way. Read all about it below.

April 2019
Artists of Free Comic Book Day

All month long the Art Gallery at Empire's Comics Vault will feature works of art by exhibitors you'll be able to meet at FCBD Festival in May! (Add to FB calendar)

TUE | 6:00 PM | Apr. 2, 2019
Ken Garing--Online Interview
Join us to chitchat with comics creator Ken Garing. He writes and draws and creates worlds of wonder, namely the acclaimed comic book series PLANETOID (2012) and PLANETOID: PRAXIS (2017) published by Image Comics. His latest creator-owned project is the ongoing fantasy series GOGOR. He has also created comics for IDW and DC.  (Add to FB calendar)

THU | 7:00 PM | Apr. 4, 2019
Shazam! Movie Crew

The Movie Crew is on the movie and we're all off to see Shazam! Go ahead. We know you want to shout it. :D (Add to FB calendar)

SAT | 9:00 AM | May 4, 2019
FCBD Festival 2019

Don't miss it. Best day of the year. Learn all about Free Comic Book Day Festival 2019 in this year's Complete Guide to FCBD Festival 2019. (Add to FB calendar)