After Wednesday's rather dull start to Swim Week, Thursday fared better with events that included the C. Madeleine's Retro Garden Tea Party at the Standard and the Caffe 2010 Collection at the tents at the Raleigh.
Every year, Fairchild Tropical Botanic Garden invites everyone to celebrate the mango at its International Mango Festival. Attendees can sample the fruit both in its natural state as well as in number of preparations.
The heat didn't keep the crowds from wandering around Wynwood Saturday night for art walk which featured the MFANow exhibition at Praxis, a performance by The State Of at Awarehouse and Home Coming Stories exhibit at Gallery Diet.
From Back to the Future to Total Recall, from Daft Punk to Deadpool, from Sesame Street to Super Street Fighter II: The New Challengers, there wasn't a corner of pop culture left unchurned by the endlessly creative cosplayers of Comic-Con 2012 in San Diego. All photos by Shannon Cottrell.