Pin It

Alernative Media Expo 

click to enlarge events_rec-1.jpg

The eighth annual Alternative Media Expo features bookstores, record shops, videographers and local aspiring artists. Sandwiched between 'zine authors and comic book illustrators are local nonprofits and recycled fashion designers. Among the more than 60 vendors are event partners Antigravity Magazine, Defend New Orleans, Dirty Coast, the Charitable Film Network, New Orleans Craft Mafia, Crescent City Comics and Gambit. Special guests include Ray Nagin Coloring Book author Karen Ocker and New Orleans Ladies Arm Wrestling. The event also marks the release of Antigravity's F.E.A.S.T. Comics Anthology, a collection of New Orleans comics and cartoonists. Look for confections and concessions from Lucky You!, and vegetarian- and vegan-friendly noshes from Cafe Bamboo. Meet exhibitors (and enjoy free beer) at the pre-expo party at Crescent City Comics (4916 Freret St.) from 6 p.m. to 10 p.m. Friday, April 16. Expo admission is $5. — Alex Woodward

April 17

Noon to 6 p.m. Saturday

Contemporary Arts Center, 900 Camp St., 528-3805;


Showing 1-1 of 1

Add a comment

Subscribe to this thread:
Showing 1-1 of 1

Add a comment

Pin It
Submit an event Jump to date

Latest in New Orleans Event Previews

Spotlight Events

  • Monster Outside @ Contemporary Arts Center
    900 Camp St.

    • Through Nov. 18, 7:30 p.m.
    • 1 going/interested
  • New Orleans Comics and Zine Fest @ New Orleans Public Library
    main branch, 219 Loyola Ave.

    • Sat., Nov. 18 and Sun., Nov. 19
    • 1 going/interested
  • Kelela @ Gasa Gasa
    4920 Freret St.

    • Mon., Nov. 20, 8 p.m.
  • Close Me Out @ Hi-Ho Lounge
    2239 St. Claude Ave.

    • First Saturday of every month

© 2017 Gambit
Powered by Foundation