Join us for an exciting new event for the South Coast!

Coastal Comic Con is a community driven celebration of pop culture, coming to Bournemouth in 2019. From comics to cosplay, gaming, film and television, there's something for everyone!

Join us at the Royal Bath Hotel on 28th September for a fantastic, fun-filled day that the whole family can enjoy.


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From cosplay to gaming, demonstrations to photo opportunities – we have a wealth of events for the family taking place at Coastal Comic Con.  


Find out more about the Royal Bath Hotel, as well as information about travel options to an from the venue


Special Guests from film, television, comics and cosplay

Guests attending Coastal Comic Con from the worlds of film, television, gaming, comics, art and cosplay.

Stay tuned for further exciting announcements!


What’s On

From cosplay to gaming, sword fighting to photo opportunities – we have a wealth of events for the family taking place at Coastal Comic Con.

Activities & Attractions

Coastal Comic Con has activities the whole family can enjoy!

So, come on down to meet your favourite superheroes, film characters and princesses, try out special effects makeup or perhaps participate in a crafting workshop at CoCoCon!

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Gaming Zone

From vintage arcade and computer games to fun table top gaming, you’ll find it all in our Gaming Zone.

There may even be a chance to try out a new gaming experience still in development…!

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Talks & Demonstrations

Attendees will get the opportunity to quiz our guests at a number of talks and demonstrations throughout the day, including a special art workshop with Manga superstar Sonia Leong.

Places will be limited, so check the page regularly for details!

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From toys and games to original art and crafts, Coastal Comic Con has exhibitors and traders from all across the UK, with many more to be announced!


Cosplay Zone

Coastal Comic Con’s Cosplay Zone is a great way to learn all about the work that goes into costumes, pick up tips and maybe even take part in our Cosplay Masquerade!

With special Cosplay Guests and tutorials in association with MakeGeek, The Cosplay Journal and Somerset Cosplayers, there will be something for beginners and experts alike!


Join us in the evening for our After Show Party! 

Taking place in the evening after Coastal Comic Con, the After Show Party will be an opportunity for attendees, cosplayers and guests alike to let their hair down and have a good time in the surroundings of the beautiful Royal Bath Hotel!

With live music from the Sweetchunks Band, a DJ, games, cosplay, photo booth, a host of other activities and an exclusive souvenir Coastal Comic Con swag bag included in the ticket price, we’ll make sure the day closes with a bang!


The Royal Bath Hotel, Bournemouth

The Royal Bath Hotel is steeped in grandeur and with a fascinating heritage. Ideally positioned close to central Bournemouth, the four-star Royal Bath basks in majestic sea views with an enviable position on the town’s East Overcliff, overlooking Bournemouth pier and beyond. The hotel is on public transport routes with easy parking nearby.


Latest News

All the latest news and updates from Coastal Comic Con!

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