Such a busy weekend! The indie comics tour continues in the Midwest with the SPACE Festival, held this year at a new location:
Ramada Plaza Hotel & Conference Center
4900 Sinclair Road
Columbus, OH 43229
Show hours are 10-6 Saturday and 11-5 Sunday. The festival includes the presentation of the SPACE Prize, given to publications submitted at the show. The complete exhibitor list is here and includes many of the region’s finest, including Sean McKeever, Paul Hornschemeier, Carol Tyler, Lora Innes, and many, many more.
There’s also a SPACE anthology — download a FREE preview in this link — with work from:
Tom Dellaringa, Joe Foo, Nick Jones, Josh Blair & Nick Marino, Jason Young, Jeff Gibson, Rafer Roberts, Bob Corby, Blair Kitchen, Michael Madsen, Matt Chicorel, Mike Kitchen, JT Wilkins, Rhea & Kimberly Long-Ewing, Kris Lachowski, Justin Lynch, Grace Cichy, Chris & Shane Houghton, Ryan Rey Tackett, Justin Bradley, Steven Meyers, Austin Hendry, Matt Dye, Steve Ogden, Brian John Mitchell, Andrew White and Matt Young.
Are you going to SPACE? We’d love a report for the Beat!
Heidi MacDonald is the founder and editor in chief of The Beat. In the past, she worked for Disney, DC Comics, Fox and Publishers Weekly. She can be heard regularly on the More To Come Podcast. She likes coffee, cats and noble struggle.