Comic Con – What to Do

At the Dover Public Library

Pokemon Room

Be sure to stop by the Pokemon Room and meet talented voice actors of Team Rocket, Michele Knotz and James Carter Cathcart. Guest appearance sponsored by Xfinity! Stop by for the Pokemon 3DS Party Panel with Michele Knotz & Chris Smith @12:00pm and  Q&A with Pokemon’s Team Rocket @ 3:00pm.

Star Wars Room

Meet the 501st Legion First State Squad,  Ghost Base Rebel Legion, and Capital City Jedi Knights! The 501st and Rebel Legion will also be collecting unopened Star Wars toys to give out to sick children during their hospital visits.  The Capital City Jedi Knights will be accepting cash donations for the Central Pennsylvania Food Bank.

Otaku Overlook

The Delaware Anime Society is back again to host the amazing Otaku Overlook.  Iron Cosplay Competition   •   Das Fandom Scavenger Hunt   •   Anime screenings sponsored by Funimation and Crunchyroll   •   Other Activities


So You Want to Attend One of the Big Shows @ 10:30am   •   Corsets & Cosplay @ 10:30am   •   Or So the Story Goes @11:30am   •  Creating Comics with PLB @ 11:45   •   How to Write Your Own Story for Kids @ 12:30pm   •   Intro to 3D Printing @ 1:00pm   •   My Comic Life @ 1:30pm   •   From Novel to Screenplay @ 2:00pm   •   Scarecrow’s Curse – movie screening @2:15pm   •   Blondie Goes to the Movies @ 2:30pm   •   How to create Comic Strips for Classroom Instruction @ 3:30 pm   •   Iron Cosplay Competition @ 3:30pm

Computer Game Room

Join Wimbus Studios in the Computer Game Room to play a demo of their game, Island of Eternal Struggle.

Other Events

Stop and visit The Finest: G.I. Joe Costume Club and  Extra Life in the library’s lobby.  Face Painting by Christy Shaffer will be available at the library as well.


At the Biggs Museum of American Art

Comic Con-A-Thon

To join in on the creative spirit of the Dover Comic Con, Delaware Division of the Arts Master Fellow Yolanda Chetwynd will facilitate the creation of a community made comic book. Individuals are invited to add their own panel to the story and can watch as the narrative collaboratively unfolds.


Beginning to Cosplay & Cospositivity @ 10:45am   •   RWBY Theories @12pm   •  Writing to Get Published @ 1:15   •   Art Story @ 2:30   

At First State Heritage Park

Stranger Tales: Delaware Folklore – 9:00am-4:30pm   •   Sickness and Health…and the Occasional Poisoning Walking Tour 10:00am – 3:00pm   •   Doctor Who Meets William Penn @ 11am, 1pm, and 3pm   •   Guided Tours of the Old State House – 9:00am-4:30pm   •   From Tinfoil to the 78 – 9:00am-4:30pm

On Legislative Mall

Kid’s Costume Contest @ 11am   •   Teen Cosplay Contest @ 1pm   •   Adult Cosplay Contest @ 2:30pm   •   Photo-Op Booth sponsored by Delaware Division of Libraries   •   Bump N Play Bubble Soccer   •   Backyard Bouncers Inflatables