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Free Comic Book Day and South Street Festival

May 4 @ 11:00 am - 7:00 pm

Atomic City Comics

638 South St
Philadelphia, PA 19147 United States

Free Comic book festival south street

Its that time of year – yup – first Saturday in May is free comic book day! Let’s connect at Atomic Comic which is located on South Street at 3pm then after getting our comics, let’s see what fun the festival brings this warm May day. Text/Call my phone upon arrival 267-474-6713.

• Expect lines out the Atomic door, large crowds on South Street, atomic allows a few shoppers in at a time to keep crowd control, limited free comic books per person but you are allowed to shop in their store for your comic favs – while waiting in line enjoy their cosplayers.
• Bring a Bag! Wear Comfy Shoes and consider wearing a mask. Covid is still out there, folks.

WANT MORE Free COMICBOOKDAY fun, go to https://www.freecomicbookday.com/catalog – Click on “find a shop” enter your zip code and enjoy.

South Street Fest:
Hoping for a clear weather day like we had in 2023, Expect a large crowd so consider wearing a mask, and wear comfy walking shoes. Also, streets are blocked off – plan your travel to and from in advance for those who catch the bus. Nearby Parking might be a challenge. Wear comfy shoes and bring a bag.

Saturday, May 4th, 11am – 7pm
(NOTE: Event starts at 11am however I will not arrive until 3pm – call/text my phone directly to meetup – 2674746713 – find me with giant red Meetup picket sign) Thanks, Maryam

Where: South Street spanning 2nd to 8th Streets — East entry point at the Headhouse Plaza, West entry point at 800 South Street
Enjoy international food & drinks, handmade crafts, and eclectic vendors that you know and love, plus several city blocks filled with new experiences and festivities to enjoy! South Street Fest is multiple festivals all-in-one, and this is just a sampling of what we’ll have out on the street! ⤵
🐸 Brauhaus Schmitz’s 11th Annual Maifest!
🐸 Free Comic Book Day with Atomic City Comics and The DreamEerie!
🐸 An exclusive South Street donut from Federal Donuts!
🐸 A family-friendly Kids Zone sponsored by the Philadelphia Union!
🐸 Artist Row, showcasing 20+ up-and-coming artists and artisans with a focus on women and BIPOC creators!
🐸 2nd Street Jawn + Kentucky Derby Lane outside Paddy Whacks Pub, Bridget Foy’s, Bistro Romano, and The Twisted Tail!
🐸 Over 30 live entertainers will be performing on every block from noon until 7pm!
🐸 And so much more!!


May 4
11:00 am - 7:00 pm


Atomic City Comics
638 South St
Philadelphia, PA 19147 United States
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