The inaugural canadian national comic book expo 1,500 fans. We value our exhibitors tenacity and continued loyalty. We want to feature your design on the official calgary expo 2020 tshirt. Join us to experience four days of programming from todays acclaimed digital creators. It was founded as the canadian national comic book expo in 1995 by hobby star marketing inc. From 2001 to 2012, hobbystar who also ran fan expo canada held fall, spring, and winter oneday comic book conventions called the toronto comicon at. Omitted are the many literary and science fictionfantasy conventions that do not activelypromote comics as an element of their event. Comic creators toronto comicon i march 20 22, 2020. Transfer booth fees to toronto comicon 2021 at your current 2020 rate. Kya publishings toronto urban book expo tube is the only canadian event dedicated to celebrating urban fiction. Great events to check out in toronto in march, 2020.
It was subsequently relaunched as a wizard event in 2010. The toronto comic book show is a regular comic book pop up show and sale which takes place in toronto, ontario at the at montecassino 3710 chesswood dr, north york, on m3j 2w4, canada. Eventbrite tcbs 5th annual spring comic book expo sunday, 26 april 2020 monday, 27 april 2020 at montecassino hotel and event centre, toronto, on. Located in the south building of the metro toronto convention centre, the show will be boasting unique exhibitors, presentations, workshops and many celebrity guests and comic book creators. It is an annual exposition of contemporary urban writers where authors and publishers have the opportunity to display, sell, and communicate their projects while promoting support and recognition for urban literature, literacy, and culture. Comicon toronto was established in 2001 as a oneday event, but in 2007 the annual spring convention was expanded into a multiday event. Our newest posts megacon cancels june show and announces new limited show for halloween. Other festival events include readings, interviews, panels, workshops, gallery shows, art installations, and much more. Convention scene is the webs leading source for comic book conventions, comic book creator store signings, and much more. The tcaf shop is a nonprofit store located in the toronto reference library. Children under 12 are free when accompanied by parents secure your tickets now. Eventbrite tcbs toronto comic book expo sunday, september 29, 2019 at 3710 chesswood dr, toronto, on. The 2021 attractions will be updated 45 weeks before the show.
Indie meets pro in this special area where you will find all your favourite pencillers, inkers and writers. Fan expo canada is the largest comics, scifi, horror, anime, and gaming event in canada and the 3rd largest pop culture event in north america celebrating its 24th year, fan expo canada has grown from a small comic book convention attracting 1,500 fans into a multifaceted, 4day citywide event that attracts over 129,000 people from around the world. Apr 14, 2018 toronto comicon currently stylized as toronto comicon, previously as toronto comicon is an annual comic book and pop culture convention held in toronto, ontario, canada at the metro toronto. Fan expo originally began as a comic book convention but has since expanded to other pop culture and fandoms, including anime, horror, toys, and video games. Fan expo canada has partnered with buffer festival, the worlds largest international digitalfirst film festival. These are the 2020 attractions to give you a taste of what the event is all about.
Your exhibitor relations team will be in touch shortly. Toronto book expo 2020 brings together entrepreneurs who seek to market sell innovative products and services with authors. Book expo gives me the opportunity to talk with decisionmakers in publishing. It is the area to find just what youre looking for whether its comic books from any era, original artwork, graphic novels, memorabilia, dvds, videos, games, toys, or tshirts you will find it all here. Celebrating its 24th year, fan expo canada has grown from a small comic book convention attracting 1,500 fans into a multifaceted, 4day citywide event that attracts over 129,000 people from around the world. Reserve now to save and get a head start on your toronto comicon experience. Tcbs 5th annual spring comic book expo tickets, sun, 26 apr. Unlike traditional comic book conventions, tcaf is modeled off of independent comic festivals and art book fairs such as the angouleme international comics festival and small press expo.
Toronto comicon i march 20 22, 2020 toronto comic con. Boyd claimed at the time that the convention business was not successful so i decided it was time to end it. Fan expo canada is the biggest con in its country and the world. We look forward to seeing you at fan expo canada august 27 30 where we can come together again to celebrate fandom. Comic book conventions across canada the joe shuster awards. The toronto comic con was an annual comic book convention held in toronto, ontario, canada. Events around toronto graphic novels research guides at. Toronto comicon cgc comic book collectors chat boards. Lloyd erskine sandiford centre bridgetown, barbados. Meet urban authors and publishers, purchase their books, and discuss what makes great urban fiction with stacey marie robinson of kya publishing. Sep 19, 2019 this is fan expo canada comic con 2019 toronto best cosplay music video best costumes anime cmv. It is a fourday event thursday through sunday typically. Allison bishop, the spy museum having not been to bookexpo for a couple of years i wasnt sure what to expect and was pleasantly surprised by. Montecassino hotel and event centre north york, on, canada.
Sunday february 17th, 2019 toronto sunday april 28th, 2019 toronto sunday jun 23rd, 2019 toronto. Book expo is like an adrenaline shot that comes with a reminder of the importance and power of words and how our fabric of a decent civilization lies with the equality of education for everyone. The toronto comicon event is a great chance to dress up in your favourite comic book or movie or tv character outfit and ride the subway without anyone batting an eye. Canada book expo toronto 2019 tickets, sat, nov 2, 2019 at. The annual toronto comicon focuses on scifi and other out of this world bits.
In october 2015 i was hired by fan expo hq to be the comic relations coordinator and lead comics consultant for their family of conventions that includes fan expo canada, toronto comicon, fan expo vancouver, fan expo regina, fan expo dallas, megacon orlando and subsequently megacon tampa bay and boston comic con. Comic book conventions across canada for the sake of this list weve concentrated on events where comics are advertised as being a significant element of the convention. Save green building festival 2020 to your collection. It includes distinctly branded sections, including gx gaming expo and sfx science fiction expo, and formerly cnanime canadian national anime expo. Tcbs toronto comic book expo tickets, sun, sep 29, 2019 at 10. Toronto comicon is now organized by fan expo canada. It started in 2003 and was sold in 2009 to wizard entertainment owner gareb shamus.
It has also expanded its presentations, workshops and attracted more exhibitors. Tcbs toronto comic book show november 2018 convention. Specializing in everything comics, scifi, horror, anime, and gaming, these retailers have what you need. Dec 04, 2019 the toronto comic arts festival is a week long celebration of comics and graphic novels and their creators, which culminates in a twoday exhibition and vendor fair featuring hundreds of comics creators from around the world. In 2012 it incorporated the annual march toronto animecon mtac. The toronto comic book show august 2020 will be held on 16 august 2020 in toronto, canada. The toronto comic book show 3710 chesswood dr, toronto, ontario m3j 2w4 rated 4. The 2020 toronto book expo is gearing up to be one of the most substantial book expos in canada. The toronto comic book showaug 2020 toronto, canada trade. With the best in celebrities, comic book artists and creators and more shopping opportunities than you can count, toronto comicon is a weekend packed full of your favorite fandom. Sunday february 17th, 2019 toronto sunday april 28th, 2019 toronto. In 2016, they filled the metro toronto convention center with over,000 attendees. Dec 27, 2019 marcus to, a torontobased artist currently drawing the excalibur title for marvel, says he has brought original pages to comic book conventions with the intention of selling them, only to. The toronto comic book show is a regular comic book pop up show and sale which.
Toronto metro convention center south building 222 bremner blvd toronto, on, m5v 3l9 mike zeck 0 comments 1594 hits. Fan expo canada is an annual speculative fiction fan convention held in toronto, ontario. Mar 03, 2020 toronto comicon fan expo tourism toronto. Canadas premiere pure comic book expo show and marketplace.557 1382 1502 1148 1209 844 943 776 9 1547 1238 1628 1255 180 94 327 1113 970 926 364 334 15 161 1067 216 1051 1110 803 761 702 543 16 436 215 1300 131 243 468 1140 241 1408 1277 178 166 1016 749 780