Moving Pictures Movie Series
Jun
16
Nov 19

Moving Pictures Movie Series

  • Select Celebration Cinema Locations

Vault of Midnight is bringing your favorite comics and manga to the big screen in Moving Pictures, part of Celebration Cinema's Last Call Cinema film series. Every third Friday/Saturday of the month, we'll dim the lights, butter the popcorn, and see you at the cinema for our staff's favorite page-to-projector picks.

Curse Words Wizard Van Tour
Aug
13
10:00 am10:00

Curse Words Wizard Van Tour

  • Vault of Midnight GRAND RAPIDS

Long rumored and finally revealed! Team Curse Words will be traveling these United States during the Summer '17 in a decked out Wizard Van, hitting (not literally) comics shops all across the land. They're throwing 14 different wizard parties in 14 stores in 14 cities, and who should be hosting the Grand Finale stop other than...you guessed it! Vault of Midnight Grand Rapids!


A2CAF - Ann Arbor Comic Arts Festival
Jun
17
Jun 18

A2CAF - Ann Arbor Comic Arts Festival

  • Vault of Midnight

Vault of Midnight is teaming up with the Ann Arbor District Library yet agian to present Ann Arbor Comic Arts Festival!

Generations of kids have grown up reading and loving comics. And it’s not hard to see why comics have captured the imagination of kids and teens — with their unique blend of words and pictures, even the most everyday comics stories open up worlds of wonder.

Drink & Draw
Jun
16
6:00 pm18:00

Drink & Draw

  • Glasshouse Brewing of Ann Arbor

We are sending out a beacon to you bar-drawers, you napkin-doodlers, you zine-queens and illustrator extraordinares. Join us at Glasshouse Brewing of Ann Arbor for a Friday night of drinking and deteriorating doodles.

Gwar: Orgasmageddon Signing with Scott Wygmans
Jun
10
1:00 pm13:00

Gwar: Orgasmageddon Signing with Scott Wygmans

  • Vault of Midnight Grand Rapids

From the depths of outer space to the frozen wasteland of Antarctica, punk rock and heavy metal's most shocking and blasphemous band of intergalactic blood spewing alien monsters has returned to kill everything and respect nothing in the pages of GWAR: Orgasmageddon!Special guest and local artist Scott Wygmans will be joining us for our gnarliest signing ever to sign copies of his Gwar: Orgasmageddon #1 variant cover.

Wonder Woman Day
Jun
3
10:00 am10:00

Wonder Woman Day

  • A Vault of Midnight Near You!

Wonder Woman Day is going to be especially sweet this year. Why? Because Wonder Woman finally got her very own movie! Swing by on Saturday, June 3rd for free giveaways, a costume contest, and a special discount for everyone who went to see Wonder Woman, in theaters June 2nd. 

Jim Toy LGBTQ Game Night Fundraiser
May
26
6:00 pm18:00

Jim Toy LGBTQ Game Night Fundraiser

  • Literati Coffee

Join Vault of Midnight, Literari Coffee, and the Jim Toy Community Center in an evening of fun, games, and coffee. Vault of Midnight and Literati coffee are teaming up for one doozy of a game night held at Literati coffee, located in the illustrious upper level of Literati book store

Free Comic Book Day 2017 - Ann Arbor
May
6
10:00 am10:00

Free Comic Book Day 2017 - Ann Arbor

  • Vault of Midnight

The time has almost come for the most exciting holiday of the year - Free Comic Book Day. Held on the first Saturday in May, Vault of Midnight joins forces with  other local comic shops to create a day of a true joy and happiness.  Our mission, which we consistently choose and are delighted to accept, is to spread our love of comics to any and all who walk through our door. 

Free Comic Book Day 2017 - Grand Rapids
May
6
10:00 am10:00

Free Comic Book Day 2017 - Grand Rapids

  • GRAND RAPIDS

But once a year, on the first Saturday in May, Vault of Midnight joins forces with local comic shops worldwide to offer free comic books to the masses. We aim to spread the word about everything the comic book medium has to offer by sharing our favorite titles in an approachable and risk-free way. Doors open at 10am!

Free Comic Book Day 2017 - Detroit
May
6
10:00 am10:00

Free Comic Book Day 2017 - Detroit

  • Vault of Midnight Detroit

It's here, the best day of the year! Free Comic Book Day! Doesn't the thought of it just make you feel all fuzzy inside? If so, you might wanna see a doctor and get that checked out. Free Comic Book Day is celebrated by comic shops worldwide on the first Saturday of May every year and Vault of Midnight is determined to host the greatest Free Comic Book Day ever!

International Tabletop Day
Apr
29
10:00 am10:00

International Tabletop Day

The clattering roll of a handful of dice. The tantalizing aroma of a freshly shuffled deck. The taste of vanquished Meeples as you devour your enemy–wait. What? Scratch that last one. This buffet of sensory experiences and more awaits at International Tabletop Day, coming soon to a Vault of Midnight near you!

Movie Night at the Skillman Library
Mar
30
7:00 pm19:00

Movie Night at the Skillman Library

  • Skillman Library

Thursday March 30th, Vault of Midnight Detroit will be screening Barry Gordy's glamorous Kung-Fu spectacle "The Last Dragon" at the Skillman Branch of the Detroit Public Library.

Detroit Game Night
Mar
27
7:00 pm19:00

Detroit Game Night

  • Checker Bar

Monday March 27th, the Vault of Midnight Game Masters will be bringing a stack of the best games available to Checker Bar in Detroit!

Drink & Draw
Mar
24
6:00 pm18:00

Drink & Draw

  • Pretzel Bell

Drink & Draw is back again, but this time we're taking it out of beta. We are sending out a beacon to you bar-drawers, you napkin-doodlers, you zine-queens and illustrator extraordinaires. Join us at the Pretzel Bell for a Friday night of drinking and deteriorating doodles. 
 

Women's History Month and Planned Parenthood
Mar
1
Mar 31

Women's History Month and Planned Parenthood

In honor of Women's History Month, Vault of Midnight will be donating the profits from sales of the amazing Bitch Planet Vol. 1 to Planned Parenthood for the entire month of March. 

Game Night @ Roos Roast
Feb
24
6:00 pm18:00

Game Night @ Roos Roast

  • Roos Roast Coffee

Vault of Midnight is happy to be partnering up with our friends over at Roos Roast for what is destined to be a pretty kick butt night of board gaming, friendship building, and coffee drinking. 

Detroit Game Night
Feb
20
7:00 pm19:00

Detroit Game Night

  • Queen's Bar

Monday February 20th from 7pm - 9pm, Vault of Midnight's experienced Game Masters will be bringing a stack of our favorite board games to Queens Bar in Detroit. We would love for all your pretty faces to be there!

U L T I M A T E   Build-A-Toy
Feb
19
12:00 pm12:00

U L T I M A T E Build-A-Toy

  • Vault of Midnight

Back by popular demand, it's Vault of Midnight's franken-toy extravaganza! Spend an afternoon with our hobby gurus breathing life into your very own, 100% original creation. All the craft supplies your little heart could desire and the expertise to boot will be provided, all for a meager $20 entry fee.

"The Neighborhood Watch" Signing
Feb
18
12:00 pm12:00

"The Neighborhood Watch" Signing

  • Vault of Midnight GRAND RAPIDS

Vault of Midnight Grand Rapids is excited to announce that Cody Flowers & Sean Cope will be visiting us for a signing and to promote their new indie series, The Neighborhood Watch.

Star Wars Destiny Cantina Soireé
Jan
30
6:00 pm18:00

Star Wars Destiny Cantina Soireé

  • Vault of Midnight

The Force has been awakened once again. A surreptitious stirring is sweeping the Galaxy, awakening hope and passion in even the most unsuspecting hearts. It is a clandestine phenomenon and it is known only by the name Star Wars Destiny.

Detroit Game Night
Jan
23
7:00 pm19:00

Detroit Game Night

  • Checker Bar

You have all been doing such a great job lately, we feel you've earned a night full of good people, drinks, and a stack of the most fun board games! January 23 Vault of Midnight Detroit will be taking over Checker Bar for our monthly Game Night.

Dungeons & Dark Arts 3 - SOLD OUT
Jan
22
5:00 pm17:00

Dungeons & Dark Arts 3 - SOLD OUT

  • Brewery Vivant - GRAND RAPIDS

Calling all children of woman- or dragon-born, bard and barbarian alike. There may be no better way to spend a wintry Michigan evening than destroying goblins round the hearth. While the winds howl outside, join us at Brewery Vivant for a cosy evening of roleplaying, cosplaying, libations, and general nerdy merriment!

Tree Lighting Soiree
Dec
7
6:00 pm18:00

Tree Lighting Soiree

Enjoy the spectacle of electric lights, meticulous decorations, and a very special tree-topper. Bring us an ornament for our tree and receive a surprise!

Local Comic Shop Day 2016
Nov
19
10:00 am10:00

Local Comic Shop Day 2016

On Saturday, November 19th, take some time to celebrate your favorite local purveyor of comics who or wherever that may be. Just swing by and give them a high-five, a wink,  or share a romantic plate of spaghetti with them by candle-light. Oh, and did we mention there will be some ultra-exclusive merch and some dope give-aways? Well, there will.

Ann Arbor Game Night
Nov
16
6:00 pm18:00

Ann Arbor Game Night

  • Shinola

You asked, and we heard you. Vault of Midnight Ann Arbor is teaming up wit Shinola to tear up game night in style. Operation Game Night is a go. 

Detroit Game Night
Nov
7
7:00 pm19:00

Detroit Game Night

  • Queens Bar

The hotly anticipated, first-ever-Vault-of-Midnight-Detroit game night is here! Join us on Monday, November 7th from 7-9pm at Queens Bar for what will assuredly be the best game night Vault of Midnight Detroit has had yet!

Vote for Vault!
Nov
2
Nov 10

Vote for Vault!

We've been nominated for Celebration Cinema's Celebrated Service Award, the most prestigious customer service accolade this side of Metropolis. So if you've ever experienced excellent customer service at Vault of Midnight, please show us some love by voting for Vault! 

Vault of Halloween
Oct
22
Oct 31

Vault of Halloween

  • All Vaults of Midnight Everywhere

Being our least favorite holiday, Vault of Midnight annually exerts the least amount of effort possible to throw a modest, mild soiree in honor of the occasion. FALSE. Come on, dudes. We LOVE Halloween.

Game Night
Oct
16
4:00 pm16:00

Game Night

  • San Chez Bistro

Do the words “Board Game Night” send a shiver of excitement down your spine? Then prepare yourself! Vault of Midnight's Fall Board Game Night is upon us!