This weekend, it’s New England Webcomics Weekend …

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… but only if you planned ahead, because tickets for Saturday are already sold out. Tonight’s Pub Crawl may make it worth your while, though, and there are still some tickets left for Sunday. There are worse places to have to while way a day than Northampton, Massachusetts. As the blog says,

Northampton is a great little town. Kind of like a microscopic version of everything that’s good about New York with none of the parking and smell issues.

I like to think of it as Boulder East, myself.

New England Webcomics Weekend is like the Comic-Con International of webcomics, and the guest list is amazing: Kate Beaton (Hark, a vagrant), Howard Tayler (Schlock Mercenary), R Stevens (Diesel Sweeties), Karl Kerschl (The Abominable Charles Christopher) … that’s a lot of star power, not a concept I would have associated with webcomics just a few years ago. And of course there is always the possibility of being the first to discover that great new webcomic …