History of Vienna COMIX

  • Sep 1993

    First ‘Comic and Characters Fair’ on September 26th, 1993 at a community centre in Hernals, Vienna.

  • Aug 1997

    This year the comic fair took place at the Kolpinghaus in Gumpendorferstraße, Vienna.

  • Feb 1998

    From Februar 15, 1998 the Comic fair took place 3-4 times a year at the larger school and community center in Längenfeldgasse, Vienna. Up to 1.000 visitors attended each date.

  • Sep 2008

    Great new opportunities at the new location Modegroßcenter (MGC Halle), with more people attending and an emerging number of side events.

  • Sep 2013

    On September 29, 2013 Vienna COMIX, formerly known as ‘Vienna Comic and Characters fair’, celebrates 20 years anniversary.

  • Oct 2014

    October 2014 Vienna COMIX becomes a two-days-event, and is held two times in the year.

  • Sep 2015

    October 3rd and 4th, 2015 one of the biggest comic fan-events in Europe takes places at the great exhibition hall Marx Halle, 1030 Vienna.

  • Aug 2016

    For the first time, the trade-only event MARKET takes place at MGC-Halle on April 3rd, 2016. The main event Vienna COMIX features the full convention galore in October at Marx Halle!

  • Mar 2017

    This year’s Vienna COMIX and the Vienna COMIX MARKET take place at MGC-Halle, Modecenterstrasse 22, 1030 Vienna. A lot of guests are expected!

  • Jan 2018

    This year, there will take place three events: Our main event Vienna COMIX 2018 in April, and the Vienna COMIX MARKET in October and December!