The most famous comic shop is turning 40 and everyone is invited to the party!
Los Angeles, CA — This year marks the 40th anniversary of Golden Apple Comics, the iconic, industry famous comic book retailer on Melrose Avenue in Hollywood. Golden Apple will be hosting its 40th anniversary extravaganza event on Saturday, December 14, 2019 all day long. As a huge thank you to their amazing customers, festivities will include a special throwback sale with 1979 prices, a raffle giveaway and a gala party! All are invited to celebrate four decades of awesome with the Liebowitz family, fellow customers, comic industry pro’s, current and former employees.
- 11am to 2pm: Special 1979 Throwback Sale. All New comics priced at $3.99 or less are only 40 CENTS EACH! Limit 1 of each title and issue per person during this special 3-hour sale.
- 2pm to 3pm: Raffle Extravaganza. Collect raffle tickets from now through 2pm on December 14th. One raffle ticket for every $25 spent in-store only at Golden Apple. Must be present on 12/14 between 2-3pm to win. After the raffle, trade in all non-winning tickets for extra discounts, select items, store merchandise & more!!
- 3pm to 7pm: Gala Party. Celebrate four decades of awesome with us! Admission is FREE! Food, drinks, music, cake, surprise guests and more!
“Everyone is invited to celebrate with us. This is our way of saying thank you to all of those that have supported and helped us achieve this business milestone” says Ryan Liebowitz, son of Bill & Sharon and current General Manager of Golden Apple.
All year long, this local small business has been hosting events, merchandise drops and commemorating this momentous achievement. The focus on this day is the culmination of their hard work and dedication to their customers and industry. Sharon Liebowitz added, “My Husband (Bill) loved to throw a party and we have been honoring him and his legacy everyday this year and hopefully for the next forty”.
ABOUT GOLDEN APPLE
Golden Apple in Los Angeles is known as the “Comic Shop to the Stars” with it’s celebrity and famous clientele. Founded in 1979 by Bill Liebowitz, it has a rich history as the premiere comic book store in Los Angeles. They carry a wide selection of modern comics, vintage back issues and exclusive variants in-store and online as well as collectibles, graphic novels and supplies. In addition, they offer an array of toys, action figures, statues, trading cards and more. They are most known for their dynamic creator signings, events, promotions and famous customers. DC Comics former vice president Bob Wayne called Golden Apple Comics “one of the most important comic book stores in the world”. Golden Apple Comics has been proudly serving Los Angeles for 40 years!