12:00 pm-The History of Alpha Productions!

25 years ago Maine’s own Alpha Productions was in the thick of the comics book explosion of the early 1990’s. We will look back at the history of the company with publisher Leni Gronros, artists Paul Pelletier and Bob Cram and writer Christopher Mills.

1:30 pm- Iron Cartoonist!

Who will be crowned the Iron Cartoonist? Three cartoonists battling head-to-head-to-head to draw the most entertaining cartoons based on various people, places, and random suggestions from the audience! Watch artists as they scribble, scrape, and sketch while under the scrutiny of guest judges and former iron cartoonist participants! Be prepared for chaos, fun, and bring your crazy ideas with you! And who knows, maybe YOU will help determine Comic Expo’s very own IRON CARTOONIST!

3:00 pm- Cosplay Costume Contest:

See some of the amazing costumes on stage and meet the people who bring the characters to life. Prizes for best costumes.


Kids Con New England

Dedicated kid’s area with Emily Drouin!
Kids Con New England™ offers fun activities for the whole family, providing art education and entertainment through comics, cartooning workshops, color activity pages, and more.

Kids Coloring & Activity Tables

11:00 Learn to Draw Monsters Learn how to draw monsters like Bigfoot, Frankenstein, and create a monster of your own! 11:00AM – 11:45PM

12:30 Coloring Contest Contest for ages 12 and under. Win prizes! 12:30PM – 1:00PM

1:30 Mask Making Create a character mask using stencils or use your imagination & create a new character! 1:30PM – 2:15PM

2:45 Design a Superhero or Villain & Create a Comic! Design your very own superhero or villain and create a comic about them using fun templates! 2:45PM – 3:45PM