It’s a Month of 80’s Movie Trivia!
By popular demand, we will have 3 nights of 80’s movie trivia in August.
- Wednesday, August 2nd
- Wednesday, August 16th
- Wednesday, August 30th
Show off your knowledge of various characters, storylines, writers, and more. Bring a team or on your own. Trivia nights are 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM.
Got a topic for trivia you would like us to include? Send us a message on Facebook or send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
KaPow Comics & Coffee’s Artist Showcase
Join us this month on Saturday, August 19th 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM for our local artist showcase. This month our featured artists are:
- Artist, Illustrator, Designer – Frankie Serna
- Penciler and Valiant artist – Barry McClain Jr.
- Creator & Publisher of web comic LeyLines – Robin Childs
- Meet two of the authors included in the recently released book “Straight Out of Tombstone” an anthology of tales of the weird wild west.
- Peter J. Wacks – a bestselling cross-genre writer who has worked in various capacities across the creative fields in gaming, television, film, comics, and most recently writing novels.
- Bryan Thomas Schmidt – a Hugo-nominated editor and author whose work crosses genres from science fiction and fantasy to horror, mystery, thriller, and even historical.
Each artist is showing and directly selling their original work. Most also will take commissions to draw specific requests if they don’t have what you are looking for.
If you are an artist or know an artist who may be interested in showing at one of our showcases, please send an email to contact@kapowcomicsandcoffee. If possible, please send a link to a website or Facebook page with examples of your artwork. We intend to have one showcase a month on the 3rd Saturday of the month. Let us know your availability in the email.
KaPow’s Summer Literacy Program
Kids from Kindergarten through 8th grade can have fun reading comics all summer if they sign up for KaPow’s Summer Literacy Program. Come into the store and sign up at the Comics counter. We will track the comics you purchase toward the program. Win prizes as you reach different levels – both the kids and parents get prizes!
Join us for our Literacy Program Events throughout the summer where you will meet our awesome sponsor organizations, get free ice cream, and pick up some comics to read to reach the next level of the program. Rewards start at 15 comics.
Our August events are
- Saturday, August 12th, 12:00 PM – 4:00 PM
- Sunday, August 20th, 12:00 PM – 4:00 PM.
A huge thank you to these local organizations for supporting our program:
- Zero Fox Given
- Geeky Girl Stitches
- How We Game
- Colorado Characters
Watch for additional details and events posted on our Facebook page.
Facebook Live Sales
Join us @ KaPow Comics Live Sales on Facebook Thursdays, August 10th and August 24th 7:30 PM – 9:00 PM.
It’s Our One Year Anniversary!
It’s hard to believe that soon we will be celebrating one year of being open on August 26th. That happens to be the owners dad’s 81st birthday, so we have even more reason to celebrate. Join us on Saturday August 26th and Sunday August 27th for our anniversary events 10AM – 7PM.
- Live Broadcast with 103.9 RXP – Saturday, 10AM – 12PM
- Bitfaced recording their podcast on Sunday
- Barbeque – hamburgers, hot dogs
- Comics Sales Galore!
- 50% off all back issue comics
- Mystery boxes filled with comics & toys
- Our convention and back stock boxes will be in the parking lot – also 50% off
- All customers making a purchase of $10 or more will be entered into a drawing to win a DC Bombshell Statue. Drawing held Sunday at 6:00 PM.
- Kids can claim their final rewards for the summer literacy program