Free Comic Book Day
Free Comic Book Day is an annual tradition, held the first Saturday in May each year, where participating comic book shops give away comic books absolutely free to anyone who comes into their stores.
The comics you can get vary from store to store, but highlights from 2015 include exclusive comic books such as Bob’s Burgers, Doctor Who, Pokemon, SpongeBob, Street Fighter, The Tick, Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtle and more.
See the full 2015 list of free comics.
2015 Free Comic Book Day
First Saturday in May | May 2, 2015
Bay Area comic book stores
> Use the Store Locator to find stores in or near your zip code.
A few Bay Area locations to get free comics in 2015:
- Whatever… – 548 Castro St.
- Comic Experience — 305 Divisadero St. in NoPa
- Isotope — 326 Fell St. in Hayes Valley
- Mission: Comics & Art — 3520 20th St. in Inner Mission
- Comix Experience – 305 Divisadero St.
- Cards & Comics Central – 5424 Geary Blvd.
- Amazing Fantasy – 650 Irving St, San Francisco
- Two Cats Comics – 320 West Portal Ave, San Francisco
- Dr Comics and Mr Games — 4014 Piedmont Ave., Oakland
- The Escapist Comics — 3090 Claremont Ave., Berkeley
- Fantastic Comics – 2026 Shattuck Ave, Berkeley
- Collector’s Haven – 374 17th St., Oakland
- Alameda Sportscards & Comics – 1515 Webster St., Alameda
- Dark Carnival – 3086 Claremont Ave., Berkeley
- Stand Up Comics – 10020 San Pablo Ave, El Cerrito
- Comic Shop – 669 Lewelling Blvd., San Leandro
- Crush Comics – 2869 Castro Valley Blvd, Castro Valley
- Comic Cards – 1063C San Pablo Ave, Pinole
- Comic and Figure Addicts – 30803 Union City Blvd, Union City
- Black Cat Comics – 73 N Milpitas Blvd., Milpitas
- SpaceCat – 536 South Bascom Ave., San Jose
- Illusive Comics & Games – 2725 El Camino Real, Suite 105, Santa Clara
- Hijinks Comics – 2050 Lincoln Ave., San Jose
- Heroes – 24 E. Campbell Ave., Campbell
- Legends Comics & Games – 10123 N. Wolfe Road. Suite #2108, Vallco Shopping Mall, Cupertino
- Blue Moon Comics – 1560 4th St, Suite B, San Rafael