Manahawkin Comic Book Show Returns to Ocean County Sunday, Oct. 1

Comic book and science fiction fans take note, the Manahawkin Comic Book Show will be held 10 am to 4 pm Sunday, Oct. 1 at the Holiday Inn, 151 Rt. 72 East Manahawkin.

Admission is only $3 per person and children 12 and under are free. There will be free comic packs for the first 100 people at the show and a cash drawing at noon and 2 p.m. The show will feature comics from the silver age up to the modern era. More than 20 vendor tables with toys and other collectibles will be present.

Guests include:

  • USS Challenger the Jersey Shore Chapter of STARFLEET: The International STAR TREK Fan Association
  • Jay Taylor – Comic book artist and publisher
  • Matt Buttich – local artist who is working on sketch cards for Topps Trading Cards : Star Wars Galactic Files Series 5 and Walking Dead Season 7
  • Manda Cantillon local artist

A free raffle for door prizes will be drawn at noon and 2 pm during the show. The  door prizes can be seen on the event website or the show facebook page . For additional information about the show call 609-695-8855, e-mail or visit