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SuperHeroes Add Strength to Fight Against Childhood Cancer at Comic Con

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BRIDGEWATER, NJ- The Somerset Patriots will host their fourth annual Ballpark Comic Con at TD Bank Ballpark on May 21.
The begins at 5:30 p.m. and last throughout the game.

Fans are encouraged to dress up as comic characters and participate in costume contests for prizes, including tickets to Wizard World Philadelphia Comic Con. The first 1,000 Kids in attendance will receive a Superhero Cape.

In celebration of the new movie Batman v. Superman: Dawn of Justice, fans will be able to take pictures with Batman and Superman from 6-8:00 p.m.

Comic artist Will Torres will be on site and draw exclusive sketch covers for fans in attendance.

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The Patriots will host a special silent auction featuring comic-related items, unique experiences, and much more with 100 percent of the proceeds benefiting the Hugs For Brady Foundation, which is dedicated to helping children with childhood cancers.

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“Hugs for Brady celebrates its fifth anniversary this year with the theme Hugging Heroes,” said organization founder Sherrie Wells. “This opportunity will allow local children battling cancer to forget about being sick for just a few hours and enjoy really special moments with all of the wonderful Superheroes they idolize.”


 

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