27-28 July 2019


Where is MCM Manchester Comic Con held?

Manchester Central 

Windmill Street


M2 3GX

+44 (0)161 834 2700

Click HERE for directions


*When does MCM Manchester Comic Con take place?

2019’s event took place 27 – 28 July 2019. Check back for updates on our plans for 2020.


How do I get there?

Click HERE for directions


Opening times


Priority Entry Tickets: 09:00-18:00

General Entry Tickets: 11:00-18:00

Last entry at 16:00 & last re-entry 16:30. Priority entry is included with weekend tickets.


Priority Entry Tickets: 9:00-17:00 

General Entry Tickets: 11:00-17:00

Last entry at 16:00 & last re-entry 16:30. Priority entry is included with weekend tickets.


How do I buy a ticket?

Once tickets are on sale, these can be purchased from our online store HERE. Shortly after purchase you will receive both an email confirmation and an email with e-tickets attached - please check your junk folder. E-tickets can be printed or displayed on your phone. Please note that the exchange & refund period is 3 days from purchase.

If you have any issues or need tickets re-sending then please contact MCMManchester@reedexpo.co.uk with the booker’s name, email & order number or phone us.

Kids go free?

The MCM Kids Go Free Offer applies to all of our shows! 

Children 10 and under go free to MCM Comic Con with an adults ticket. Offer is restricted to a maximum of two children per paying adult.


How do Photo Sessions & Autograph Signings work?

Photo Sessions are available from the online store 3 weeks before the event, or on the day if slots are still available.

Autograph signings can only be purchased on the day and the guest will provide a print. Some guests are happy to sign an item of your own in place of this.

Prices are listed on the Special Guest page.

You must arrive to the area ready for when your chosen guest is scheduled to be photographed/sign. Schedules will be available online in the week before the show.


When will panel, autograph & photo session schedules be available?

Schedules will be online in the week before the event.


Is MCM Manchester Comic Con accessible?

The Manchester Central venue is fully accessible.

We offer a free carer pass & timed-entry for eligible visitors. Please note that this system must close a week before the event in order to process all applications.

For more information please contact our accessibility team at specialassistance@mcmexpo.net


Am I allowed to take photographs and video?

We welcome you to take as many photographs and videos that you can, although please ask permission and adhere to everyone’s wishes.

No photography or videos are allowed to be taken for financial gain, they are only allowed to be used for personal use unless cleared and agreed by MCM Expo Group management in writing.

During selected MCM Theatre Talks and presentations photography and video is not allowed, but you will be notified if this is the case.


Will my photograph be taken or will I be filmed?

Because of the nature MCM Manchester Comic Con we attract a lot of press and media attention, what this means is that there are always many film crews, photographers, publications and broadcasters in attendance.

By attending MCM Manchester Comic Con you are agreeing that you are allowing press and MCM Expo Group crews to use your attendance either by way or image, voice or combined in productions and for press.


Is there bag storage or a cloakroom at the venue?

Cosplayers will be able to store items at the Cosplay Desk at their own risk.


How do I become a steward?

We are always looking for motivated people to help out at our events. So if you wish to volunteer and become a steward contact stewards@mcmexpo.net for more details or register your interest on our online registration system.