The Perky Nerd

1606 W. Magnolia Blvd.
Burbank, CA 91506

Past Events

May 5, 2018: Gabby Zapata Signing

Artist Gabby Zapata appears at the Perky Nerd to celebrate Free Comic Book Day on Saturday, May 5, 2018! She will be doing a LIVE mermaid piece that will be sold that afternoon. Visit her from 11:00 AM till 3:00 PM.

Gabby Zapata is from sunny Los Angeles, California. She majored in Computer Animation at Ringling College of Art & Design. After college, she worked at Digital Domain Studios in Port St. Lucie, Florida as a Visual Development Artist for their Feature Length Animation film, “The Legend of Tembo.” A year and a half later, Gabby moved to LA to work for Disney Mobile for a year. Fast forward to today, she is now working at Disney Digital Network in Glendale, California as Senior Visual Development Artist.

Feb. 24, 2018: Disney Afternoon Signing + Q&A

Artists James Silvani, Aaron Sparrow, Amy Mebberson, and Tad Stones, creator of DARKWING DUCK, appear on Saturday, February 24, 2018! The Q&A will be moderated by the Perky Nerd starting at 2:00 till 3:00 PM, after which there will be a signing and cartoon drawing demos.

Jan. 27, 2018: Ghostbusters 101 Signing

Paul Feig (director of Bridesmaids, Ghostbusters, Spy, and The Heat and co-creator of Freaks and Geeks) appears at the Perky Nerd on Saturday, January 27, 2018 to present and sign GHOSTBUSTERS 101, for which he wrote the foreword.

July 29, 2017: DC Super Hero Girls Signing

Join The Perky Nerd for the release of DC SUPER HERO GIRLS TP VOL 03 SUMMER OLYMPUS with guests Shea Fontana and Monica Kubina, the writer & colorist of the hit series. We will start with a Q&A at noon for 30 minutes. After the Q&A panel, the ladies will be signing til 2pm. We will have the book for sale for you to buy and have Shea & Monica sign it during the event. Come dressed as your favorite character from the books. Celebrate the release of Volume 3 in the series with us and the SUPER team involved with this girl power book.

  • Shop Hours

    Sunday: noon - 5 p.m.
    Monday: 11 a.m. - 7 p.m.
    Tuesday: 11 a.m. - 7 p.m.
    Wednesday: 11 a.m. - 8 p.m.
    Thursday: 11 a.m. - 7 p.m.
    Friday: 11 a.m. - 7 p.m.
    Saturday: 11 a.m. - 6 p.m.