Free Comic Book Day is a special day, on Saturday May 3rd, in which retailers give away free comics in order to promote comic book reading. Most stores participate on the day and often hold events and sales to coincide with the giving away of free comics.
This is a directory for these events in New Zealand so you can find one near you. This is an ever-growing directory so check regularly for updates.
Mark One Comics
Mk1 celebrates 25 years in the Hamilton this May – the centrepiece for our festivities will be our annual Free Comic Book Day! The shop will have numerous tables laden with nearly 4000 comics, divided into MK1’s recommended age ranges – All Ages, Teens Plus and Mature Readers. Everybody who visits on the day is invited to choose three free comics from the tables.