Comic-Con takes over Gaslamp Quarter! Check out below for special deals and fun happening this Wednesday!
Le Parfait Paris is offering a MARVEL-ous Sangria which consists of blueberries, raspberries, strawberries, blackberries, chardonnay and lemon lime. The refreshing special will be available throughout Comic Con!
Where: 555 G Street, San Diego, CA 92101
For more information, please visit: http://leparfaitparis.com
Just call us Don “Pokemon” Chido. Ask the knowledgeable (and Pokemon obsessed!) Don Chido bartenders to mix up a tasty margarita colored like your favorite Pokemon. We’re also dropping lures all week long!
Where: 527 Fifth Avenue, San Diego, CA 92101
For more information, please visit: http://www.donchido.com
For Comic Con Broken Yolk will be open from 6:00 AM to 10:00 PM Thursday-Saturday and Sunday from 6:00AM to 3:00PM. We will have $7.95 breakfast burritos to-go ready in minutes.
Where: 355 Sixth Avenue, San Diego, CA 92101
For more information, please visit: http://thebrokenyolkcafe.com
Make sure to get your charcoal and pencils ready and sketch a “Comic Con” keepsake at the Werewolf, for their “Models and Bottles Cosplay Edition” event. Food, Drink and Comic-Con inspired specials will definitely enhance the creative artist in you!
When: 9:00 PM
Where: 627 Fourth Avenue, San Diego, CA 92101
For more information, please visit: http://www.thewerewolf.net
3rd Annual True Hero Comic Book Drive for U.S.M.C from July 18-24th. The first 400 people to donate will receive a limited edition True Hero VIP Lanyard, featuring a special “Beautiful Monster” Imagine by Local Artist Tim Cantor.
Where: 801 Fourth Avenue, San Diego, CA 92101
For more information, please visit: http://www.hardrock.com/cafes/san-diego
Enjoy retro and vintage clothing from the 1950s at this stunning Boutique. They will have samples and debut their fall collection in the store through Comic Con. A special fall line launch party will be happening from 3PM-8PM with champagne, punch and snacks!
Where: 430 Fifth Avenue, San Diego, CA 92101
For more information, please visit: http://www.tatyana.com
Girls Drawin’ Girls celebrates their 10th anniversary with a special exhibition of artwork inspired by Chuck Jones. Animator and artist, Melody Severn, and “The Simpsons” storyboard artist, Stephen Reis, will be special guests that evening. The exhibit will feature artwork created by members of Girls Drawin’ Girls over the past several years. GDG member, Mako Fufu, will be painting “live” at the event. A portion of proceeds of sales that evening will benefit the programs of Girls Drawin’ Girls and the Chuck Jones Center for Creativity.
When: 8:00 PM – 10:00 PM
Where: 232 Fifth Avenue, San Diego, CA 92101
For more information, please visit: http://www.chuckjones.com
Super Freaks pop-up art show at Cafe Sevilla and Blush Ice Bar
Sparks Gallery will be exhibiting an array of abstracted superheroes and villains by Larry Caveney at Cafe Sevilla and Blush Ice Bar during Comic-Con. The exhibition will return to Sparks Gallery through August 21st for Caveney’s solo show, “Super Freaks.”
When and Where:
- Blush Ice Bar: Monday, July 18, 2016 – Sunday, July 24, 2016
- 555 Market Street, San Diego, CA 92101
- Cafe Sevilla: Wednesday, July 20, 2016 – Sunday, July 24, 2016
- 353 Fifth Avenue, San Diego, CA 92101
For more information, please visit: http://sparksgallery.com/exhibitions/exhibition-larry-caveney-solo-show-super-freaks
The Official Alien’s Party will be at Hard Rock Cafe starting at 4PM! Meet up with your fellow fans for 20% off food, non-alcoholic beverages and non-charity retail with your Alien’s Ticket.
Where: 801 Fourth Avenue, San Diego, CA 92101
To celebrate the 30th anniversary of ALIENS, the Balboa Theatre will be screening the film on Wednesday, July 20th at 7PM. Tickets are $11 before fees and available on Ticketmaster.
Where: 868 Fourth Avenue, San Diego, CA 92101
For more information, please visit: http://sandiegotheatres.org/cinema-the-balboaaliens/
Join Entertainment Weekly’s Con-X and SweeTARTS for a preview night concert featuring singer songwriter Troy Sivan! Tickets available at GoFobo, although entry will be on a first-come, first-served basis. Doors open at 6:30. More info on Con-X can be found at: conx.ew.com
Where: 900 Fourth Avenue, San Diego, CA 92101
For more information, please visit: http://www.hortonplazapark.com
In 2006, Benson began hosting a weekly comedy podcast titled Doug Loves Movies, which is recorded in front of a live audience in Los Angeles and at clubs all over the U.S. and even in other countries and at sea. Benson and guests talk about movies and then play movie related games.
When: 8:00 PM
Where: 818 B 6th Avenue, San Diego, CA 92101
For more information and tickets, please visit: https://americancomedyco.com
Batman VS. Superman
Visit Heroes Park for the ultimate Batman vs. Superman fan experience. Located behind the Omni Hotel (near the Gaslamp Station), visitors will be able to see the Batmobile along with exclusive giveaways and a daily scavenger hunt.
- Wednesday, July 20: 4:00 – 7:00PM
- Thursday, July 21 through Saturday, July 23: 9:00AM – 7:00PM
- Sunday, July 24: 9:00AM – 4:00PM
Where: 401 K Street, San Diego, CA 92101
For more information and tickets, please visit: http://www.comic-con.org/toucan/16-there%E2%80%99s-ton-of-fun-going-outside-of-convention-center
A life-size model of Wonder Woman’s invisible jet will be on display at the corner of 6th Avenue and Island Avenue. The plane will illuminate at night for fan photos, along with one-of-a-kind Wonder Woman inspired graffiti art pieces.
Where: Corner of 6th Avenue and Island Avenue