Dallas Proclaims Free Comic Book Day in Honor of CAPE

Tue, April 17th, 2007 at 12:00am PDT

Comic Books
CBR News Team, Editor

Official Press Release

The city of Dallas has once again proclaimed the May 5, 2007 is

Free Comic Book Day in honor of CAPE 3: Bride of CAPE (Comic and Pop Culture

Expo). This is the second year the city has bestowed CAPE, the WORLD'S

LARGEST Free Comic Book Day Event, with this proclamation. "I am honored

that Dallas would once again recognize CAPE with a proclamation," says

Richard Neal, owner of Zeus Comics and one of the founders of CAPE. "It

validates the comic medium as a true art form and helps bring children's

literacy to the forefront. This just makes a great day just that much


CAPE 3 is hosted by Popsyndicate.com, 2006 Eisner winner PvPOnline.com and

2006 Eisner winner Zeus Comics. With over 75 guests including Roberto

Aguirre-Sacasa, Gail Simone, David Mack, Mercedes Lackey, Josh Howard, Mike

Huddleston, Scott Kurtz, Tony Bedard, Jose Villarubia, Jamie S Rich, Jim

Mahfood, Lea Hernandez, Kristin Donaldson, Brian Denham, Kit Lively, Marc

Andreyko, Larry Dixon, Harold LeDoux, Jim Lujan, Ben Dunn, Kris Straub, Dave

Crosland and many more.

CAPE 3: Bride of CAPE takes place at Zeus Toys and Comics, Turtle Creek

Village, 3878 Oaklawn Ave, Suite 100E, Dallas, TX 75219 on Saturday, May

5th, 2007 from 10am " 5pm and coincides with the Free Comic Book Day events

taking place all over the world.

CAPE would not be possible without the generosity of its sponsors: 28 Weeks

Later, Korn Bowdich & Diaz LLP, St Pete's Dancing Marlin, LiveWire Special

Events, Courtyard Marriott, Orbitz, Christon Company, iDoc and Liquid


For a complete list of guests and events go to www.capeday.com.

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