Heroes Intiative 2008 Bowl-A-Thon announced for MegaCon

Thu, February 28th, 2008 at 12:00am PST

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Official Press Release

LOS ANGELES (February 27, 2008) – Back by popular demand, the Hero Bowl-A-Thon at Orlando MegaCon is sure to be the hottest family friendly event at the convention! Join Hero on Friday evening, March 7, 2008 at the Colonial Lanes in Orlando.

Grand prizes include something for everyone:


Men's 18+ division: Original art by Amanda Conner


Women's 18+ division: Original art by Joseph Michael Linsner


Under-18 division: Original art by Stan Sakai

Many other fabulous prizes will also be available!

Tickets are $35 each for adults and can be purchased via Ebay at http://cgi.ebay.com/ws/eBayISAPI.dll?ViewItem&item=300202773575. Ticket prices include three games of bowling with shoe rental, pizza buffet, soda, Marvel Then and Now DVD, transportation to the bowling alley and the chance to bowl with your favorite talent which currently includes Dave Johnson and Chris Moreno! To buy a $20 kids ticket with the purchase of your adult ticket, bring your Ebay receipt to The Hero Initiative booth at MegaCon.

Transportation will be leaving from the Doubletree Hotel on 5780 Major Boulevard at 8:30 pm on Friday, March 7th. Colonial Lanes are located at 400 N. Primrose Drive in Orlando, 407-894-0361.

For more information on Orlando MegaCon, visit http://www.megaconvention.com/.

The Hero Initiative is the first-ever federally chartered not-for-profit corporation dedicated strictly to helping comic book creators in need. Hero creates a financial safety net for yesterdays' creators who may need emergency medical aid, financial support for essentials of life, and an avenue back into paying work. It's a chance for all of us to give back something to the people who have given us so much enjoyment. For more information, visit www.HeroInitiative.org or call 310-909-7809.

 
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