Save the Date: Bury Comic Con Returns to Bury Town Centre on Sunday 30 June

28 May 2024

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BURY Comic Con will return for a third year, organisers have announced.

The action-packed event, organised by Bury’s Business Improvement District (BID) and Wow Events, will return to the town centre on Sunday 30th June.

Building upon the success of previous years, this year’s Comic Con promises to be bigger and better than ever before. It will take place at various locations across the town centre from 10.30am and is completely FREE to attend.

Visitors can expect a thrilling lineup of popular attractions from last year, along with exciting brand-new additions that are sure to delight fans of all ages.

“We are thrilled to bring back Bury Comic Con to the town centre. This event is a fantastic opportunity for families and fans of all ages to come together and celebrate their love of pop culture, comics and entertainment whilst exploring everything Bury Town Centre has to offer. We can’t wait to welcome everyone to Bury Comic Con 2024!” said Louise Jackson, Wax and Beans and Bury BID Events Team.

What to Expect:

  • Special Guests: Meet and mingle with special guests from the world of pop culture, including beloved superheroes, iconic characters, and renowned Comic Book artists. Guests include Doctor’s Who Sylvester McCoy and Clem So and Torchwood’s Kai Owen.
  • New for 2024: Jurassic Zone (Kay Gardens) – Come and see the Crazy Cavemen, Fossil Experts, and even a Dinosaur Egg Hatchery. Watch out for the T-Rex invasion!
  • Superheroes Assemble: Join forces with your favourite superheroes and unleash your inner hero at our Superhero Zone.
  • Doctor Who Zone: Embark on an unforgettable journey through time and space as you explore the immersive Doctor Who zone, filled with exciting exhibits and special guests.
  • Traders Galore: Browse through a diverse selection of merchandise and collectibles from talented traders, offering everything from comic books and action figures to unique artwork and cosplay accessories.
  • Comic Book Artists: Get up close and personal with talented Comic Book artists, watch live demonstrations, and even commission custom artwork to take home as a cherished souvenir.
  • Cosplay Competition: Calling all cosplayers! Show off your creativity and craftsmanship in our cosplay competition, with categories for children, teens, and adults. Prizes await the most impressive costumes.

And the best part? Admission to Bury Comic Con is completely free, allowing everyone to experience the magic of this extraordinary event.

For more information, special announcements, and updates, visit discoverbury.co.uk and follow @DiscoverBury on social media.