Free Comic Book Day (FCBD)While Free Comic Book Day is specifically a celebration of local comic shops, libraries can sign up to participate and receive comic books and promotional materials to host events in communities where local comic shops are not easily accessible. You can learn more about their Free Comic Book Day Library Partner Program at
is an annual celebration of local, independent comic book stores in the United States, Canada, and around the world. It originated in 2002 and is typically held on the first Saturday in May. Each year, publishers apply to provide comic books at cost to participating retailers
, who in turn give them away for free to anyone who visits their stores on Free Comic Book Day. Diamond Comic Distributors handles marketing and logistics, shipping comics to shops and handling marketing and PR for the annual event.
Use the link above to find a retailer near you participating in this years Free Comic Book Day on August 14th, 2021!
If you’re interested in hosting a Free Comic Book Day event at your library or school, these tips will help ensure your community has the best experience!
Print these bookmarks out and share with your patrons!
Use the link above to access an easy to use template for children, kids and adults to use to create their own comics!
Use the link above to access a downloadable Reading Challenge Template, that allows readers to dive even deeper into their love for Comics!
Make it Free Comic Book Day Everyday with Comics Plus! Here is a list of fresh titles from this year's participating publishers.
See Promotional Images & Social Media Ready Posts by Comics Plus Package below that pair with this curated list!
Look through past titles given away on Free Comic Book Day!
Click the images below to download them and use them wherever you like, to start promoting your Animal Adventures list!
Some suggestions for use: 1. Your Library website 2. Any digital materials or communication you send out 3. Any physical materials you print out