Play the video above to see a video created by the School Board about the BAM Festival

Visit the Kids Need More Art website to learn more and/or follow them on social media.

Gotham City Pizza is a comic and pop culture themed restaurant, with the all the flavors of authentic New York style pizza combined with a super hero inspired menu​! On June 30th they hosted Sugar Boogarz creator/writer/artist Michael "LocoDuck" Duron for a special signing of Sugar Boogarz issue 3! To celebrate this event Gotham City Pizza commissioned TWO special exclusive variants that were limited to 50 copies each ... but beyond that they have commissioned a THIRD variant that was limited to ONLY 25 COPIES! 

​Gotham City Pizza is located at - 197 N Yonge St, Ormond Beach, Florida 32174

The Palm Beach County Library System hosted Cosmic Times publisher Martin Pierro for a special "Comic Book Workshop" where Martin talked about the place comic books hold in history and where they might be possibly going. He also looked into how modern comics are created and who creates them. Following his presentation Martin will opened things up to the audience and answered dozens of questions. 

​This special presentation took place at the Lantana Branch of the Library located at - 4020 Lantana Rd, Lake Worth, FL 33462

Play the video above to see photos and videos we took at the ACE Comic Con in Arizona 

ACE Comic Con: Arizona 2018

Visit the Infinity Con website to learn more and/or follow them on social media.

The Palm Beach Mini Maker Fair will took place at the 
South Florida Science Center and Aquarium

4801 Dreher Trl N, West Palm Beach, FL 33405

Visit the theater's website  and/or follow them on social media.

Visit the Science Center website  and/or follow them on social media.

Visit the PB Parks & Rec Website &  Social Media Accounts.

​​If you are interested in having Cosmic Times at your convention or event please contact Heidi at - hhess82@gamil.com​

Image from Kids Need More Art Social Media

Cosmic Times publisher Martin Pierro has been hosting  Comic Book programs at schools and summer camps for a few years. His presentations are very entertaining but also teach all about every aspect of comic book creation. He talks to the students/campers about the ins & outs of the comic book industry and provides a true behind the scenes perspective. This program introduces the students/campers to the history of comics books, a truly original American art form and engages the kids in what their roles might be in the future of the industry. Martin hosted two presentations for those enrolled in the West Booyton Recreation Center Summer Camp on July 16th 2018 and is always looking for new place to talk about about comics.



If you are interested in having us host a program for your summer camp, school or organization please contact Heidi at - hhess82@gamil.com

The writer/artist of Yurushi; Zach Bassett had a special signing at Titan Comics in Dallas, Texas! The event took place on March 3rd! Zach was signing copies of Yurushi and Decisions: The Faces of the Stranger as well as other projects he as worked on including the IF Anthologies from Alterna. 


Titan Comics is one of the BEST comic shops in Texas, with a great store and an amazing staff.  Titan has grown considerably since it opened in 1991, with over 70,000 back issues that date back to 1909. They offer a true comic shopping experience. Titan has been the winner of the "Best in Dallas" award from The Dallas Observer multiple times and is a three-time national finalist for the Will Eisner "Spirt of Retailing" award. 


If you are interested in having Zach or any of our artists or writers at your store for a signing please contact Heidi at hhess82@gmai.com.

Cosmic Times was proud to be part of E4 Life at at the South Florida Science Center. In partnership with the West Palm Beach Mayor's Office of Sustainability, this expo featured fun and educational activities for the entire family – all promoting a healthy lifestyle through vendor exhibits, demonstrations, give-a-ways, tastings and much more.
If you are interested in having Cosmic Times at your convention or event please contact Heidi at - hhess82@gamil.com

Yurushi Signing with Zach Bassett at Titan Comics - March 3rd, 2018 - Dallas, TX

Visit the Palm Beach Mini Maker Fair website  and/or follow them on social media.

Ancient City Con - Renaissance Resort - September 7-9, 2018 - St Augustine, FL

BAM! A Festival of Books and Music took place in downtown West Palm Beach, FL. This incredible event was FREE for everyone and took March 3rd from 9:30 AM  to 4:30 PM. Cosmic Times was on hand with a selection of our best comics, including the all-ages favorite Deep Space Tragedy and our newest hit with young readers Sugar Boogarz! We had a great time hanging with locals ... including so many kids who were really into comics. 

Girl Scout Comic Book Program - November 10, 2018 - Miami, FL

We are thrilled to make our first appearance at the Jekyll Comic Con, Southeast Georgia’s Premiere Pop Culture Event. Jekyll Con attracts thousands of pop culture fans of all ages for two days of nerdy fun at the beachfront Jekyll Island Convention Center, celebrating everything in the comic book, fantasy, sci-fi, anime, and gaming fandom! This family-friendly event hosts some of the top vendors, artists, and celebrities in the industry; including panels, workshops, gaming tournaments, and live entertainment for all ages.


The Jekyll Island Comic Con will take place December 8th & 9th at the Jekyll Island Convention Center located at  - 75 Beachview Dr N, Jekyll Island, GA 31527

​​If you are interested in having Cosmic Times at your convention or event please contact Heidi at - hhess82@gamil.com​

We're making a return visit to the Daytona Beach Comci Con, April 21 & 22. This is a great local show that focuses squarely on comics and the world that surrounds them. Guests this year include  - Tim Seeley, Jeremy Clark, James Pruett, Jade Woodruff, Monica Ravenwolf, Bill Black, Barry Gregory, Jenni Gregory, Amanda Rachels, Joel D Wynkoop and many many more! 

Jekyll Island Comic Con - December 8 & 9, 2018 - Jekyll Island, GA

Ace Comic Con: Arizona - January 13th - 15th, 2018 - Glendale, AZ

To have Martin do a presentation at your school or summer camp, contact Heidi at hhess82@gmail.com

Summer Camp - West Boynton Rec Center - July 16, 2018 - Boynton Beach, FL

Visit the Science Center website  and/or follow them on social media.

Visit the Ancient City website to learn more about the show and/or follow them on social media.

The South Florida Science Center is located at - 
​4801 Dreher Trail North, West Palm Beach, FL 33405

InfinityCon - April 14-15, 2018 - Lake City, FL

Solo Theater Event - May 25th, 2018 - Frank Theaters - Delray, FL

Visit the Library website  and/or follow them on social media.

Visit the Jekyll Island Comic Con website to learn more and/or follow them on social media.

Cosmic Times publisher Martin Pierro recently spoke to about comics past, present & future to the kids enrolled in the Spring Break Camp at Kids Need More Art in Jupiter,FL. The children were great, very engaging and surprisingly many were already comic book fans.

​Kids Need More Art is a teacher-created, advocacy-based children's art studio offering classes, camps, programs, and more all over Palm Beach County. Martin presented at their Jupiter Studio - Downtown Abacoa, 1155 Main Street, Suite 116, Jupiter, FL 33458

 If you can't make it to one of these events  then follow us on Instagram​, FacebookTwitter and Tumbler to see Cosmic-Updates.

Visit the Miami Book Fair website to learn more and/or follow them on social media.

Visit the Gotham website  and/or follow them on social media.

E4 Life - South Florida Science Center  - July 14, 2018 - West Palm Beach, FL

Lantana Branch Library Comic Book Workshop - June 4th, 2018 - Lake Worth, FL

Kids Need More Art - April 20, 2018 - Jupiter, FL

Cosmic Times returned to Lake City for the incredible InfinityCon celebrating their FIFTH year! We were thrilled to be there, as InfinityCon is one of our favorite shows. It was a great experience for us having out with the super chill attendees that the show draws in from the surrounding areas. Also the amazing staff and volunteers really kept things flowing smoothly. It's a small show with a big heart! 

Cosmic Times hosts special Girl Scout programs that are very entertaining but also teach the scouts all about every aspect of comic book creation. The scouts will learn the ins & outs of the comic book industry and talk to Martin Pierro, the owner of Cosmic Times the largest comic book publishing company in the state. This program introduces the scouts to the history of comics books, a truly original American art form and engages the girls in what their roles might be in the future of the industry. The program is only open Cadets. We are scheduled to host a program for the Tropical Council in Miami, FL on Saturday, November 10th .  

If you are interested in having us host a program for your troop or troops please contact Heidi at - hhess82@gamil.com

Cosmic Times hosts special Girl Scout programs that allow the scouts to create their own comic book, learn the ins & outs of the comic book industry and talk to Martin Pierro, the owner of Cosmic Times the largest comic book publishing company in the state. This program includes all materials and we providing the badges to give to the scouts at the end of the presentation. The program is open to open to all ranks Brownie and above. We recently held one on February 17th and will be announcing our next program soon.  
If you are interested in having us host a program for your troop or troops please contact Heidi at - hhess82@gamil.com

First called Books by the Bay in 1984, the two-day street fair has evolved into the largest and finest book fair in America. Attendance grew steadily and, by the late 1990s, hundreds of thousands of book lovers were eagerly participating in the annual literary festival. In the last few years the fair has expanded to include comic book and graphic novels and that is where Cosmic Times is involved. This year we are fully integrating into the book fair, not only setting up as an exhibitor but also helping to plan programs and to organize some of the comic book features at this year's festival.


The Miami Book Fair will take place November 11th - 18th, however the street fair will take place November 16th - 18th on the streets surrounding the Miami/Dade College.  The epicenter of the fair will be - 600 Biscayne Blvd, Miami, FL 33132

If you are a comic book creator/writer/artist and would like to attended the Miami Book Fair contact Heidi at - hhess82@gamil.com

To celebrate the release of Solo: A Star Wars Story Cosmic Times & PalmCon teamed up with Frank Theaters Cine Bowl & Grille in Delray to host an event in the lobby of theater. We pulled together a fun mini Star Was festival that was fun for everyone. 

BAM Book & Music Festival 2018

Visit the LocoDuck website  and/or follow him on social media.

Maker Faire is a gathering of fascinating, curious people who enjoy learning and who love sharing what they can do. From engineers to artists to scientists to crafters, Maker Faire is a venue for these "makers" to show hobbies, experiments, projects. They call it the Greatest Show (& Tell) on Earth - a family-friendly showcase of invention, creativity, and resourcefulness and we were proud to be a part of it all.

Michael Duron Signing @ Gotham City Pizza - June 30th, 2018 - Ormond Beach, FL

Girl Scout Comic Book Program - February 17th, 2018 - Wellington, FL

Visit the Daytona Beach Comic  Con website to learn more and/or follow them on Facebook.

Visit the Scouts website to learn more about the Tropical Council and/or follow them on social media.

Miami Book Fair - November 16 - 18, 2018 - Miami, FL

2017 Tour Log Coming Soon!

Our 2018 tour will take us to St Augustine for the first time as we will be attending the Ancient City Con. Now in it's 11th year, Ancient City Con is Northeast Florida's premier Sci-fi, Fantasy, Gaming, Music, Cosplay & Fandom convention! Guests this year include - Billy West, Janeshia Adams-Ginyard, Jason Marsden, John Anderson and many more. Join us all at the World Golf Village Renaissance St. Augustine Resort 9500 South Legacy Trail
St. Augustine, Florida 32092), September 7-9, 2018 for all the fun and excitement. 

Cosmic Times Publisher Martin T Pierro was a guest at the ACE Comic Con: Arizona that took place January 13-15 in Glendale, AZ. Other comic guests included - Stan Lee (Marvel founder), Todd McFarlane (Spawn), John Cassaday (artist), John Romita Jr (artist), Bob Layton (artist) and many many more. The media guest list included - Chris Evans (Captain America himself), Tom Holland (Marvel's new Spider-Man), Sebastian Stan (The Winter Soldier), Anthony Mackie (The Falcon), Hayley Atwell (Peggy Carter), just to name a few. 

BAM Book and Music Festival - March 3rd, 2018 - West Palm Beach, FL

Daytona Beach Comic Con - April 21 & 22, 2018 - Daytona, FL

Palm Beach Mini Maker Fair - April 28, 2018 - West Palm Beach, FL

Play the video above to see photos and videos we took at BAM in West Palm Beach