With over one hundred stands, editors, cartoonists, comic magazines, rare comic books, vintage comic strips, gadgets, DVDs, and brand new productions from International and Italian comic creators, Fumettopoli attracts numerous cartoon collectors and comics fans who come to complete their collections by buying and swapping material. Festival events also include book presentations, debates, competitions, dj performances, and ‘cosplay‘ theatrical shows.
In addition to be one of the major rendezvous for Italian comics aficionados, the upcoming edition of Milan Fumettopoli international comics festival is indented to be a charity event. This year, the money raised through entry fees will be donated to the Pattaya Redemptorist School for the Blind in ChonBuri, Thailand.
Visitors information :
Day : May 11, 2008
Location : Atahotel Executive – Viale Don Luigi Sturzo 45 – Milan
How to get there : metro line 2 to Porta Garibaldi FS station
Opening hours : 10 a.m. – 8 p.m.
Festival entry fee : 7 euros
The Atahotel Executive enjoys a central location in the area of Milan Porta Garibaldi train station, a stone’s throw away from Corso Como nightlife area, and a few minutes from many shopping and dining venues.
Offering comfortable, spacious guest rooms, this huge Milan business hotel boasts an excellent restaurant serving delicious Italian food and Mediterranean specialties. Hotel amenities also include a lounge bar, a large conference center, parking facilities, and wireless Internet access.
A great Milan hotel for corporate travelers.