FanCon promises a host of entertainment for all lovers of comic books and pop culture. Attendees can look forward to an artist alley featuring local, national and international comic artists and guests, a panel programme of talks, interviews and workshops, comic book launches, artists and author signings, artists selling their comics and art prints, exhibitions and vendors selling a wide range of geek products, retailers of comics, graphic novels, manga, action figures, novelties, including a cosplay masquerade and competition, displays and exhibits of rare vintage comics, original art, statues and models, as well as a board gaming zone for casual and competitive gameplay and demonstrations! Welcome to geek heaven!
Start date: 29 April 2017
End date: 1 May 2017
Opening & closing times: 10am – 6pm (Saturday and Sunday); 10am – 5pm (Monday)
Point of purchase for ticket: Computicket
Cost of tickets: R120 (1 day pass) or R240 (full 3-day pass); children aged 12 and under enter free (with accompanying adult)
Facebook: FanCon Cape Town Comic Con
Event hashtag: #FanCon2017