South African Comics Calendar Of Events


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Stay up to date with upcoming events, launches, and conventions that South African (and occasionally Southern African) comics creators will be participating in.

Welcome to the South African Comics Events Calendar home page. Items will be added to the calendar and updated as information becomes available. Click on the "More Details" links under any listing to find out more about the event, including ticketing information (if applicable). Bookmark this page and follow our Twitter account for announcements and reminders.

Comics Creators Please Note: To have your event listed contact the webmaster with all the pertinent information and an event flyer or logo. Do not assume it will be here if you don't get in touch.


WorldwideCrowdfunding: Amazing Heroes Series 2, Featuring Stray
• When: Monday, 1 May 2017, to Tuesday, 6 June 2017 04:48 SAST (5 June 2017 US)
• What: Fresh Monkey Fiction is crowdfunding the production of Series 2 of Amazing Heroes, which features a Stray action figure. Limited-reward tiers include action figures signed by Stray co-creator Vito Delsante and two offers of original sketch art for the packaging by co-creator Sean Izaakse.
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South AfricaFestival: Kingsmead Book Fair, Johannesburg
• When: Saturday, 13 May 2017, from 08:30 to 18:00
• Where: Kingsmead College, 132 Oxford Road, Johannesburg, South Africa
• What: A number of South African comics creators are appearing on two panels at the 6th annual Kingsmead Book Fair in Johannesburg.
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South AfricaFestival: Franschhoek Literary Festival
• When: Friday, 19 May 2017 to Sunday, 21 May 2017
• Where: Various locations around Franschhoek, Western Cape, South Africa
• What: A number of South Arican comics creators and cartoonists will be featured on the 2017 Franschhoek Literary Festival programme.
More details are still pending but in the meantime save the date.


South AfricaArt Meetup: Open Art Sketch Meet, Cape Town
• When: Saturday, 20 May 2017, 11:00 to 14:00
• Where: The Drawing Room, 87 Station Road, Observatory, Cape Town, South Africa
• What: Open Art Cape Town is hosting one of its regular Sketch Meetups at The Drawing Room, a café and art gallery in Observatory. While it's not specifically a South African comics event it is organised by local comics creators and you can always find some of them in attendance.
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South AfricaArt Meetup: Open Art Sketch Meet, Cape Town
• When: Saturday, 27 May 2017, 11:00 to 14:00
• Where: The Drawing Room, 87 Station Road, Observatory, Cape Town, South Africa
• What: Open Art Cape Town is hosting one of its regular Sketch Meetups at The Drawing Room, a café and art gallery in Observatory. While it's not specifically a South African comics event it is organised by local comics creators and you can always find some of them in attendance.
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South AfricaConvention: ICON, Johannesburg
• When: Friday, 16 June 2017 to Sunday, 18 May 2017
• Where: Gallagher Convention Centre, 19 Richards Drive, Midrand, South Africa
• What: The annual ICON geek convention, which is celebrating its 25th anniversary this year, will be running over three days in June. The first international guest to be announced is James L Sutter, co-creator of the Pathfinder RPG by Paizo, the creative director of the Starfinder RPG, and the managing editor of Paizo Publishing.
More details are still pending but in the meantime save the date.


ZimbabweConvention: Comexposed 2017, Harare
• When: Saturday, 12 August 2017, 09:00 to 17:00
• Where: Theatre In The Park, Harare Gardens, Harare, Zimbabwe
• What: The Zimbabwean comics community will be gathering in Harare at another Comexposed convention to showcase their publications and spend a day celebrating comics.
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