People in Melbourne and other parts of the world wait for DC to inform when Batman Day would be celebrated officially. This day usually falls in September. In 2017, Batman Day was celebrated on 23rd September, whereas in 2018, DC announced that 15th September as the date.
When is Batman Day 2019 in Melbourne City, Australia?
September 21st, 2019
What Can You Expect in Melbourne as Part of Batman Day Celebrations?
Melbourne is no different from the rest of the cities when it comes to celebrating the superhero – Batman. Following are the different activities you can participate in and enjoy on the upcoming Batman Day.
Dressing as Batman
The most preferred way for people to honor their favorite superhero is to dress themselves as Batman and the related characters. They don’t mind wearing the Batman costume to work. They also host unique Batman-themed parties in their homes to show their love for this fictional character.
Shopping Batman Items
When you in Melbourne, you must watch out for bookstores, comic book retailers, schools and libraries for exciting Batman Day events and offers. Detective Comics has partnered with these establishments across the globe to spread the Batman experience to as many people as possible, at a reasonable cost. If you are looking to buy a few Batman comics or merchandise, Batman Day is the perfect time to shop for your favorite items.
Events and Offers, if Any
While looking for good offers on Batman comic series and merchandise, it would be worth looking at the Facebook page of All Star Comics Melbourne. This is a comic book shop located in Victoria, and it runs very attractive events and offers during Batman day to ensure that it brings passionate members of the “Bat-Family” under one roof during the festivities.
Last year, this comic book store offered a flat 20% off on all its merchandise. It also gave away 2 selected Batman collections, a free Batman Badge, free Batman sketches by popular artists and more. It also organised a costume contest and family colouring events to make the day a fun-filled get together for people of all age groups. Watch out for this store’s FB page for more events this year as well.
What is Batman Day and Why it is Celebrated?
Batman Day is a day that is exclusively reserved to commemorate the success of Batman and his endeavors. Batman lovers across the globe celebrate this day with pomp and splendor every year. It was during 1st May 1939 that the character of Batman was introduced in of its series by DC (Detective Comics). Therefore, Batman enthusiasts celebrate 1st May as Batman Day. However, in some parts of the world including Melbourne, this day is only regarded as the anniversary of Batman.