CollectorFest is Calgary’s premier pop and geek culture event. Our fourth annual show is scheduled for Saturday, October 26, 2019 at the Lake Bonavista Promenade.
CollectorFest is back for a one day event specializing in all things pop culture! Toys, Video Games, Movies, Collectibles, this show has something for everyone! There will be a variety of Vendors, Artists, Workshops, and Special Events available for you to check out!
Some of the highlights for this year include:
Comic Traders presents Halloween Comic Fest 2019
Working closely with our partners and friends at Comic Traders, this year we are combining our two events together. We will be taking over the Lake Bonavista Promenade to have the mall full of vendors and other special events. Some of the events Comic Traders will be helping to host are:
· Over 5,000 free comics available
· Silent auction and raffles to support various charities
· Cosplay guests to take Halloween pictures with
· Various special promotions and sales at both Comic Traders and Comic Traders Presents Funko
CollectorFest Toy and Collectible Workshops
Have you ever wanted to learn how to build or paint your own custom toys and action figures? How about learning to make buttons and other wearable items to show off your love for your favorite TV show or comic book? We’ve got you covered! Come see our expert crafters and learn how to put your own personal twist on your collection! There are workshops available for all ages and skill levels.
Retro Video Game Play Area and Video Game Tournament
With Video Game Trader’s newest location now open in the Lake Bonavista Promenade, they will have a number of retro video game consoles for all attendees to try in their free play area. They will also be hosting an all ages friendly Video Game Tournament and have some mini competitions throughout the show. There will be a wide variety of consoles and games for everyone to play.