River City Comic Con at MC’s rec center

From local reports

The seventh annual River City Comic Con will be 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Sunday at Marietta College’s Dyson Baudo Recreation Center in Marietta.

The event is a comic book and collectibles show with a family-friendly atmosphere. Vendors from throughout the region will be on hand selling old and new comics, toys, games and pop culture novelties. Artist Alley will feature more than 30 writers, artists and crafters. A costume contest, free activities for kids and panels are scheduled throughout the day.

Admission is $5, with children ages 12 and under free and a portion of every ticket sold going to the Washington County Special Olympics. Full information can be found at www.rivercitycomiccon.com.