Bury Comic Con 2024

Join us on Sunday, 30th June for the the return of Bury Comic Con.

Bury Comic Con – 10:30am 30th June 2024:

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Organised by Bury BID, Bury Comic Con will take place at various locations across the town centre.

Host venues including The Rock, the Mill GateThe Fusilier Museum, Bury Art Museum, Kay Gardens and The Met.

Pop culture superfans will have a chance to get up close to comic artists, TV stars and props inspired by Star Wars, Doctor Who, Jurassic Park, and all of your favourite superheroes!

Plan your super day out on Sunday 30 June. The event starts at 10:30am. Download the official Bury Comic Con Trail Map below.

What to expect on the day…

New for 2024: The Jurassic Zone

Visit Kay Gardens for all things dinosaur! Wandering prehistoric beasts, crazy cavemen and even a dinosaur egg. It’s going to be roar-some! Just watch out you don’t end up as a T-Rex’s lunch!

Photo Opportunities

Great photo opportunities can be found across our Comic Con trail, from the Jurassic Park zone in Kay Gardens, Superhero statues and classic movie vehicles on The Rock, trader tables in the Mill Gate and the Doctor Who zone in the The Fusilier Museum – but watch out for the Daleks!

Comic Creators & Traders

Find comic writers, artists and guests including Nigel Parkinson (Beano), Rick Eades (Beano, Dandy and The Phoenix) Dan Whitehead, Barry Renshaw, Mike Walters (The 77 and 2000AD) and Neil Roche can be found at Bury Art Museum. Head to the Mill Gate to find a selection of our Comic Con traders – plus permanent stores selling amazing merchandise including Funky Figures, Toy Hut, HMV, and Prince Toys.

Special Guests

Guests including Doctor Who’s Sylvester McCoy, Doctor Who performer Clem So and Torchwood’s Kai Owen will be meeting and greeting in The Fusilier Museum. You can also meet the Daleks if you dare!

Cosplay Competitions

Meet with fellow cosplay enthusiasts at The Met or enter one of our cosplay competitions. The kids cosplay competition will commence at 1pm followed by the teen/adult competition at 3pm.

Calling all Star Wars Fans!

These are the Droids that you are looking for! Visit the Mill Gate for Star Wars photo ops with Droids or really feel the force by checking out an X-wing fighter outside Bob and Berts.

Comic Con Paper, Pen and Pose

Join Lee Crocker for a lively figure drawing event that is Comic Con inspired for all levels of experience with a great playlist and random prizes. Basic materials available.

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