BGCP Comic Con comes to Paisley for the first time

An estimated 2000 people are expected to attend the event at The Lagoon Leisure Centre on 29th April with 1000 tickets already bought in advance, which include traders, cosplayers, gaming, workshops, movie props and more.

BGCP has been organising comic con events for comic and movie mad fans all over the UK with it’s brand of fun, affordable events for years and finally set it’s sights on Paisley

Tickets can be purchased via the BGCP website or can be purchased on the day, there will be workshops that can be purchased such as slime making workshops and superhero mask sessions for kids. Comic fans can expect everything on sale from Comic Books, Graphic Novels, 1st Appearance Comics, Action Figures, Statues, Pins, Funko Pops, Trading Cards, Keyrings, Toys, T-Shirts, Printed Art, Original Art, Mugs, Lanyards, Candles and D&D. There will also be appearances by Spider-Man, Bumblebee and Optimus Prime the Transformers, Sonic the Hedgehog, Shadow the Hedgehog, Shrek, Ghostbusters, Star Wars Characters and loads more.

Attendees will be able to see props from all movies Marvel, DC, Star Wars and beyond as well as enjoy a selection of Arcade Machines and Consoles with thousands of games on offer all for free.

Due to the expected popularity of the event, organisers recommend that visitors order tickets in advance to avoid queues on the day. Links to more information and to buying tickets can be found on the BGCP Comic Con Facebook page or on the website at


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