Comic Con Palm Springs Kicked Off At Lulu California Bistro

Comic Con Palm Springs celebrated the start of a weekend full of POWs, BANGs, and BOOMs at Lulu California Bistro on Thursday, August 25, 2016. Artists, cosplayers, media and local VIPs sampled the offerings from the street taco bar, fresh pasta station, and dessert tower. Specialty cocktails included The Hulk Margarita (Midori and tequila), Superman (citrus vodka, blue curaçao, and sweet and sour mix), and The Dark Knight (an energizing cocktail made with vodka, blue curaçao, Tropical Red Bull, and lemonade).

Notable attendees included: “Flash Gordon” Sam Jones, Fred “The Hammer” Williamson, Comic Con Palm Springs Founder Christopher Spellman, Cathedral City Mayor Stan Henry, Lulu California Bistro owners Jerry and Barbara Keller and more.

The event took place on the second floor of the iconic Palm Canyon property, overlooking the bustling dining room and VillageFest below.