April 15th, 16th and 17th this year will see thousands of people descend on the Hellenic American Union (22 Massalias str) and the French Institute of Greece building (31 Sina str) for the 2016 Greece Comic Con.
Welcoming huge guests like Walking Dead artist Charlie Adlard, Blake & Mortimer artist Ted Benoit, Al Ewing, Goran Sudzuka, P.J. Holden, Christina Plaka and more it is bound to attract serious fans, collectors and enthusiasts who want the opportunity to meet their heroes and ask them some questions.
Running since 2006 the Athens Comic Con is growing in popularity every year as the popularity of pop culture events like this rises around the world. This years will be the biggest yet with a number of great attractions for visitors.
The opportunity to get merchandise signed by some of the artists behind it will also be a big draw to a lot of the visitors. The various panels will give the people behind a lot of comics and series the opportunity to tell their story and field questions from an eager audience too.
Those looking for a more hands on experience will find that the various workshops will be right up their street. This is a great opportunity to find out how they can get involved in an industry that they know and love.
You will also have the opportunity to buy rare and limited edition merchandise from the dealer stalls that will be at the event but it can be tricky to get your hands on what you are after so it is recommended to get a stall map and plan out who and where you want to visit first.
Greece is an extremely popular holiday destination and its capital Athens welcomes thousands of visitors every year. If you are thinking about visiting for the event you might want to incorporate it into a bigger holiday to Greece with so many great options available to you. If you aren’t as keen on a city holiday to Athens take a look at these Mark Warner Holidays to Lemnos.
Lemnos is a small island located in the northern part of the Aegean Sea and is the ideal setting for a peaceful sunshine holiday. Ideal for families and water lovers there are countless activities that can get you out and about or you can laze about by the side of the pool if that is more your style.
Greece is packed with wonderful holiday locations and the 2016 Athens Comic Con gives you the perfect excuse to discover what this beautiful country has to offer.