Brighton Beach Comic Con 2018 | Brighton

Brighton Beach Comic Con 2018

What's happening?

The Brighton Beach Comic Con lands at The Grand Hotel, Brighton, UK on Saturday 7th April 2018, right bang in the middle of the Easter holidays!!

The event will be a one day pop Culture celebration with comic book guests, film guests, attractions, Q&As, fun and more! Stay tuned!


We have another stand in the Odeon Brighton on Bank Holiday Monday ALL DAY! It is the cinema's busiest day of the year so we hope to see you there! We will be SELLING TICKETS from our stand in the Odeon tomorrow so don't miss out! These will be at a special Easter Discount rate for you!! We have FREE keyrings, posters and fridge magnets to give away again!!! We'll also have a FREE raffle to win a bag of geek goodies which includes T-shirts, signed photographs and comic books. All you have to do is come and see us at the stand and put your name down. Simple as that! SEE YOU THERE!
Next stop Brighton Comic Con this weekend, if anyone is cosplaying a Scooby Doo character it would be great to get a pic with the Mystery Machine. Also if you want us to bring anything for a closer inspection comment below and we’ll do our best. We specialise in Funko POPs as well as Harry Potter merchandise but we also have a great range of other items from Marvel, DC, Star Wars, Hobbit, Lord of the Rings plus loads more....
Will tickets be available in the door. I'm planning on going with a two year old, will he need a ticket too?
Black Widow is nearly ready! #wipwednesday - Princess Luceia Cosplay
be sure to keep a eye out for this snow leopard
Gravity Falls Stanford Pines cosplay ready and raring to go for next week :D
Come and see us THIS Saturday at THE ODEON BRIGHTON. We'll have a promotional stand there and will also be SELLING PHYSICAL TICKETS to the event! Discount for Students. 11am-6pm. If you're lucky you might even get a free poster, keyring or fridge magnet! We're also looking for a couple of Avengers or Star Wars Cosplayers to join us and help us out with our own stall and to promote the new Avengers and Star Wars films landing at the Odeon in a few weeks. Contact the main Facebook page and we'll get back within 24hrs! Last remaining ONLINE tickets available here - - don't miss out!
Lego wolverine is ready !
Any other GOT cosplayers going? Would love to get some photos. :)
GUEST RE-ANNOUNCEMENT! The legendary Gil Gerard will be in the UK in just 4 weeks time! BUY TICKETS - VIP PASS - GIL GERARD PRE-ORDER -
Erin Cahill pre-order autographs and photo ops now available in the store. These will be popular so don't miss out! Follow this link -§ion=product
Are there going to be anymore guest announcements??
TICKET UPDATE General entry tickets are now 50% sold, if you haven't got your ticket yet then get yours here - VIP Access Pass tickets and VIP Guest Exclusives come off sale in 14 days time to allow us to print up the merchandise options included on those packages! Don't miss out on exclusive Gil Gerard, Bai Ling and other VIP experiences! under Beach Con. At the moment it's looking like tickets won't be on sale on the day but we will keep you updated. We also have more exciting guests to announce in the coming weeks so don't miss out!
Gil Gerard update! Gil is incredibly excited to be coming to the UK to meet his fans and we cannot wait for you to meet him in this rare appearance! We have to warn you that autographs cannot be purchased at the table itself due to guest requirements. We will be operating a ticketing system instead. The easiest way to do this is pre-order an autograph from the shop here - - these will be sold in batches of 35 at a time. There will be the opportunity to purchase autographs (cash only) from our ticketing desk at the event but we may have to limit Gil Gerard's queue to pre-orders first. Thanks for your understanding! And in the words of Buck Rogers: "You don't leave here without having fun!"
Which cosplay would you like to see? - Princess Luceia Cosplay
Only EIGHT weeks to go! If you haven't got tickets yet then you'll find all the info you need here - - don't miss out on Brighton's new comic con event. Come along and meet very special guests such as Buck Rogers himself (Gil Gerard) and Bai Ling along with a host of others. We DO have more guests to announce but we're keeping those close to our chest just now. There are also traders, comic book guests, artists and other sellers at the event. You'll find loads of attractions for photo ops including a full size Tardis, Walking Dead door set and loads more. Make this an April 7th to remember! The more support we get this year, the bigger we can go in future years.
Can you buy tickets on the day of the con?
Ticket update: the limited VIP PASSES are getting close to sell out now!! And we've recently added more... >>>Limited Edition VIP/Guest lanyard. >>>Early access from 9am. >>>Private VIP Lounge access which is for VIP ticket holders and our special guests only. >>>Complimentary buffet and drinks inside VIP lounge area (alcohol is extra) >>>FIVE autograph vouchers for guests of your choice. Exclusive signed BBCC poster signed by the artist who created it. >>>A Brighton Beach Comic Con T-Shirt. >>>Official event Tote Bag. >>>Brighton Beach Comic Con Cap! >>>Access to the exclusive after-show gathering which most of our guests will be attending. (VIP ticket is the only way to get access to this after-con gathering.)
Stuck with who to cosplay as - who would you like to see? 1) Daenerys (Game of thrones, season 7), 2) Rey (The last Jedi), 3) Anna (Frozen) , 4) Belle (Live Action Beauty and the Beast)
Three MORE attractions and photo ops have landed at Brighton Beach Comic Con!! Full size Tardis manned by young Doctor Dixie Cosplay! Two additional full size moving Daleks!! And a K-9 to keep an eye on those rampaging Daleks!!! Loads to see and do - Tickets selling fast, don't miss out -
How can I book a stall for Beach COmicon?
Will you be posting cosplay info online? Ie changing, lockers etc
George Wells this the one I was telling you about.
do you know what events are happening
Amazing support, thank you everyone! There's only 27 Gil Gerard VIP Exclusive packs left on the pre-order shop!! Make sure to get your photos and autos pre-booked now to guarantee your slot! All the other guest pre-orders will be up shortly!
Hopefully will come along as Batman or Vader
Do you have a contact to discuss having a stall
“If you strike me down, I shall become more powerful than you can possibly imagine.”
hmmmmmm Little Images would be interested in more info and whether you'd like some #smilesformiles Charlie
What's ur disabled access like?
This would be lots of fun. Hey Nick Ian Squires - maybe Batman and Robin should return? And Pietro Giovanni Lantrua - maybe Spiderman should make an appearance....
Melody Jones - ready to be an hero?
So much going on at Brighton Beach Comic Con on April 7th! With MORE to announce! The event is likely to be a sellout so make sure to BUY TICKETS for the event here before it's too late -
Q. Just to confirm the location of the venue. Is it the The Grand Hotel located at Brighton beach front near the Hilton Brighton Metropole and short distance from St.Nicholas Rest Gardens or is there another The Grand Hotel located in Brighton as the postcode supplied indicates so. Needing to know so I can book a suitable hotel for the night within short walking distance from the event. Thank you.
Hi everyone, if anyone is wanting any comic con makeup doing for the event give me a message on my page! I’m located in Leicester but can travel if needed, here’s my page and a few photos of my previous work , thank you !
I’ll be bringing Lego wolverine with me
Why only the one day again ? .... it was a weekend thing in 2016 which was great !!
You guys need to Invite and confirm Candy valentine Please .. she is Brillant
THE RED RANGER OF BRIGHTON will be in attendance at Beach Con UK on April 7th and we couldn't be happier! The Red Ranger of Brighton will be available all day for photo opportunities in full cosplay! In his own words: "The name's Joe otherwise known as either the Red Ranger of Brighton, JOE-BOY or Leader of the GoldKingRanger Team. I've been cosplaying since 2013 and have not stopped since with Power Rangers being my main cosplay." Read more and follow here: Red Ranger of Brighton This completes our line-up of cosplay guests at Brighton Beach Comic Con but make sure to come in full cosplay on the day, the photo ops alone are going to be awesome! Spread the word!
Hi how much will guest charge for autographs and pictures
Parked up on church road in hove at the weekend.. it even has a hover board in the window..
Trader spaces are over 60% sold now, so if you're looking to sell, trade or display at the event then let us know on [email protected] and we'll get back within 24hrs. Spaces are limited so don't miss out!!
You need to book Local Heroes "Idiot Dad" the worlds finest live Karaoke band
I will be there with my sterling silver jewellery check out my Etsy page to get a taster of what I will have with me
This looks cool
can people dress up for this
We're back next week with so much more but in the mean time tickets are selling fast, so don't miss out!!
Ray Brandon - Buck Rogers.... would you be up for me and a few body painter colleagues coming and doing a live comic body painting body painting show at your event? Please pm if so to discuss. Zx
GUEST ANNOUNCEMENT!! It's the one and only BAI LING! Very thrilled and excited to announce that Bai Ling, one of Hollywood's most diverse and popular actresses will be joining us at Brighton Beach Comic Con in April 2018. Known for THE CROW, CRANK 2, STAR WARS EPISODE 3, THREE EXTREMES, WILD WILD WEST and much more.... Born in the city of Cheng Du in southern China, Bai Ling began her career at age of 14. She first gained the attention of audiences and critics alike when she won the coveted lead role opposite Richard Gere in Jon Avnet's RED CORNER (1997). She received numerous accolades including the prestigious Breakthrough Performance Award from the National Board of Review. She also garnered the Discovery Star awarded by the Hollywood Women's Press Club for their Golden Apple Awards. While developing her remarkable facility with the English language, she has worked with such prestigious filmmakers as Oliver Stone in NIXON (1995), George Lucas in STAR WARS: EPISODE III - REVENGE OF THE SITH (2005), Barry Sonnenfeld in WILD WILD WEST (1999), Spike Lee in SHE HATE ME (2004), Andy Tennant in ANNA AND THE KING (1999), Ang Lee in The Wedding Banquet (1993), Alex Proyas in THE CROW (1994) and Luc Besson' in )TAXI 3 (2003)_, in which she spoke French. She also starred in Terrence Malick's Broadway production of "SANSHO THE BALIFF". She dazzled audiences with her portrayal of the sexy, mysterious Achara in the hit TV series LOST (2004), and intrigued viewers with her seductive yet exhilarating role in HBO's ENTOURAGE (2004). Bai Ling was awarded the Asian Oscar for her brilliant performance in her first Hong Kong film THREE EXTREMES (2004). It also earned her an additional tre major awards in the Far East. She received the Spirit Diversity Award by The Hollywood Motion Picture Association. Her film SOUTHLAND TALES (2006), directed by Richard Kelly was in competition at the Cannes Film Festival. Bai starred in and executive-produced SHANGHAI BABY (2007). She has worked with Taylor Hackford in LOVE RANCH (2010), co-starring with Helen Mirren and Joe Pesci, and had a leading role in the Jason Statham action comedy CRANK 2: HIGH VOLTAGE (2009) with co star with Jason Statham. And that's the tip of the iceberg! Incredibly excited to be bringing Bai Ling back to the UK for the Brighton Beach Comic Con!!!
International Guest Announcement at 8pm tonight!!!
COMIC BOOK GUEST announcement! SILVIA CARRUS is an Italian illustrator, comic artist and writer. She works mostly in digital media, producing colourful or black and white digital illustrations and comics. Her work appeared in various comic publications and websites, such as TYCI zine, Indie Comics Quarterly Issue #1, Andromeda Quarterly Issue #7, Dirty Diamonds comics anthology, Soft Revolution Zine, The Rumpus, Earth Is Huge zine Issue #5, Midnight Breakfast Issue #6, Outré Press Issue #5, Dirty Rotten Comics Issue #4, Jack Spat Press Issue #1 and more. Silvia has worked for many clients, including The Brewlogist, V12 Group, NovaCreative, Ubuntu Mail organisation, Purple Mash, Aim Interactive/Video Explainers, Elemental Creative, Promote Classical and Wickleby Venture AB. She worked as a monthly cartoonist for the feminist websites The F Word and Femsplain, and has illustrated various children's books such as: The Poofiest Pong by Katherine Graham, The Cupcake Fairy by James Burgess and Liebe Aliens by Philipp Dettmer. She has self published comics on social issues like Feminist Cat, The Feminist Superheroes and Social Justice Penguin. Alongside silly humorous all ages comics Butt Ghosts and The Dog With Magical Farts. She has been selling those works and others at Comic Cons around the UK since 2015.
entry purchased, waiting for photos to go on sale next :D
Hi, do you know when the stalls will go on sale and how much?
will photoshoot tickets be available in advance?
Anyone know when tickets are available?
Any idea who is there?
tickets still aren't available to purchase :(
Hello, will you need any volunteers?
what time do tickets go on sale?
MAJOR GUEST ANNOUNCEMENT!! The excitement is unreal and there's not much to say other than BUCK ROGERS himself - GIL GERARD - is coming to Brighton UK in April 2018!!!
Hi where can I get tickets from?
Where can you get tickets from?
Hiya ! Please let me know when we can apply for press tickets :)
I think you guys are doing great job with this so far, i look forward to it.
What about asking Nicholas Brendon from Buffy the Vampire slayer, he has just done the Preston comic con.
Would be a great *cough* birthday pressie, that week! :-)
do you accept furries to come to the con
Do you dress up
VANESSA KNOTT will be exhibiting at Brighton Beach Comic Con in 2018! Vanessa is an Eastbourne based artist with a passion for drawing original creature character concepts and inking fantasy art. With a background in fine art, Vanessa has worked in various specialist fields and has exhibited in several group shows, twice in London, but now dedicates herself to fantasy illustrations that are inspired by the realms of fine art, sci-fi, comics, anime, nature and mythology. Find out more: Website: Facebook: Vanessa Knott Art & Design Instagram: @vanessaknottvisualarts Twitter: @VanessaKnottArt
Hi where can I sign up for artist vendors?
Hi, I thought I'd mention something called 'cosplay' and to say I know of a few cosplayers in the area that would be honoured to help out, talk to people and pose for photos. Also i'm an amateur photographer and can post things onto my page to help if needed.
how much are the tickets


Saturday, April 7th 2018 09:00am


The Grand Hotel
97 King's Rd
BN1 2FW Brighton

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