MACC-POW!

Macclesfield's one day comic-art festival

Saturday 1st July 2017

What?

A one day celebration of comics and comic art, in the heart of Macclesfield in Cheshire. A truly unique event for the town. Bringing together both local and international creators in a leap and one single bound! Get up close and personal to some of comics’ legendary old pros and bright stars of the future, as we celebrate the medium of cartooning, comics and cartoon art!


PLUS enjoy specially selected cartoon screenings, live panel discussions and interviews with some of our guests, in our very own Cartoon-a-room and drawing activities for all ages, throughout the day.

Who?

Join LEW STRINGER, PAUL GRIST, GENIE ESPINOSA, LORENZO MONTATORE, DAVID LEACH, NICK BROKENSHIRE, LAURA HOWELL, ILYA, EMMELINE PIDGEN, MISSED DEADLINE MAGAZINE, MARC AND NANCY JACKSON, TOR FREEMAN, JESS SMART SMILEY, DICK VINCENT, JESSICA ON PAPER, RICK EADES, JOE MATTHEWS, MR HOPE, KEN MCFARLANE, LAURA CROW, JIM BOSWELL, NICK PROLIX, JAMES CHAPMAN, THE LAKES INTERNATIONAL COMIC-ART FESTIVAL, COLIN MATHIESON (ACCENT UK) CHRIS ASKHAM, CHRISTINE PYM, JACOB PHILLIPS, SARAH SPENDLOVE, FOX HAT, GOOF!, THE NERDS OF VALHALLA, WOW COMIX, DR SARAH, NICOLE BATES, LEAH MOORE, JOHN REPPION, FLOATING ROCK COMICS and ELEANOR CREWES.


Commission a sketch, pick up a signed copy of your favourite creators finest work, discover a new creator for the very first time, pick up that missing comic from your collection and marvel in the splendour that are comics and comic art throughout the day!

Where?

Slap-bang! in the centre of Macclesfield in Cheshire, in the listed TOWN HALL building. Taking over both the Assembly and board rooms on the second floor, filling it with comic art goodness! Comics fans attending who need additional help with access, do not fear, there is a lift available so you won’t miss out!

All rooms in the Town Hall are available for private hire throughout the year, click here to find out more!

Free entry for children / adults £1

The Town Hall, Macclesfield, Cheshire SK10 1EA

Macc Pow!

IN PARTNERSHIP WITH MACCLESFIELD BARNABY FESTIVAL

Macclesfield Barnaby Festival

EVENT ORGANISER

Marc makes comics

SPONSORS AND SUPPORT

OFFICIAL WEB PARTNER

Burn Media