Mississauga Comic Expo returns Oct. 19-20, as part of Ontario Public Library Week. The free two-day event will feature Mississauga and GTA graphic artists, novelists, creators, designers and developers. Hosted by Mississauga Library, the family-friendly, all-ages event celebrates the diverse culture of comics, gaming, anime, cosplay and art.
This year’s program will feature an anime marathon, introduction to Dungeons and Dragons, an escape room, robot-petting zoo, local artists and exhibitors, an Instagram photo booth, sketch challenge and tons of children’s activities.
The 2018 guest line-up includes Jay Fosgitt (My Little Pony), Megan Kearney (Disney Princess), Ramon Perez (multiple Eisner Award winner), Adam Gorham (Archie Comics, Marvel Comics), Greg Hyland (LEGO) and Jahnoy Lindsay (Marvel Comics).
The event kicks off with a preview night, from 4:30 to 8:30 p.m. on Oct. 19, followed by the all-day expo from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Oct. 20 at the Mississauga Central Library, located at 301 Burnhamthorpe Rd. W. Admission is free for everyone.
This program is made possible with funding provided by the Friends of the Mississauga Library.