Margate Comic Art Festival

The first ever Margate Comic Art Festival to be held in the English coastal town of Margate will be held over the weekend of 14th and 15th April 2018 at the historic Winter Gardens venue.

Brought to you by the organisers of The International Comic Expo or ICE as it is better known, this exciting new event celebrates the rich diversity of the comic art medium, featuring an international guest list of famous comic creators and also a selection of exhibiting artists, dealers and publishers.

Guest confirmed include:

Laurence Campbell
Rufus Dayglo
Simon Furman
Emma Vieceli
With many more to be announced soon.

Some of the biggest movies and TV Series in the world found their origins in the pages of comics and graphic novels.

Well now the magic of Comic con comes to Margate this April 14th and 15th as the town’s first ever official Comic Art Festival will be opening it’s doors to the creative minds working for brands like Star Wars, Marvel Comics, DC Comics and Dark Horse Comics.

Featuring the artists and writers behind such household names as The Avengers, X-Men, Suicide Squad, The Punisher and Batman, this weekend of comics heaven promises to be any comic fan’s dream come true.

This exciting new event celebrates the rich diversity of the comic art medium, not only featuring an international guest list of famous comic creators but also a selection of exhibiting artists, dealers and cutting edge indie publishers, giving you the chance to discover the next big thing in comics.

The weekend will treat comic fans, families and curious visitors alike to an exciting trade fair full of collectable artwork and rare comics plus a full programme of fun and inspiring events including guest interviews, art workshops for kids and of course the colourful costumed characters of cosplay!

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