Vancouver Comic Arts Festival

漫画好きもクリエイティブなあなたも!集まれ!Vancouver Comic Arts Festival


Are you passionate about comics? Are you keen on something creative like illustration? If so, why don’t you go to VANCAF(Vancouver Comic Arts Festival)?? It is an annual event held by The Vancouver Comic Arts Association (VanCAA), which is a non-profit organization that supports and promotes the growth of the comic community in the city of Vancouver.

This year, it takes place at the Roundhouse Community Arts & Recreation Centre in downtown on Saturday, May 18th and Sunday, May 19th, 2019. Admission is free.

みなさんは漫画がお好きですか?もしくはイラストなどのクリエイティブなものに興味がありますか?もしそうなら、VANCAF(Vancouver Comic Arts Festival)をお見逃しなく!VANCAFは毎年春に非営利団体The Vancouver Comic Arts Association (VanCAA)によって行われている、コミックに関するコミュニティの発展を促進させたり、漫画家を支援するのを目的としている人気イベントです。

今年は5月の18日(土)、19日(日)にダウンタウンのRoundhouse Community Arts & Recreation Centreで行われます。しかも入場料は無料です!

This is a two-day celebration of comics and graphic novels and their creators.  You can enjoy various kinds of exhibits and vendor stalls by hundreds of creators or cartoonists from across the country and down the coast. In addition, readings, panels, lectures, and workshops are also held. VANCAF can be enjoyed many people from comic professionals to casual readers. VANCAF supports Vancouver comics, local creators and stories, so admission to all events is completely free, and participating fees for exhibitors are kept as low as possible.


For Japanese people who love Manga, this is an exciting opportunity to explore comics from other countries. You will find some interesting differences between works, such as illustrations, coloring and stories. If you can find a favorite one, it may be able to be even your learning tool for English! What a fun way!

Even if you do not have any interest in comics, you can enjoy seeing their creative work if you are interested in something artistic, Just going to VANCAF may give you a great impact on your sense of creativity;)



If you want to know more about VANCAF, please check their website! You can find their latest news!

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