The Barcelona Manga Show is an event about manga, anime and Japanese culture organized by Ficomic which is held annually at the Fira Barcelona (Barcelona). This is the most important cartoon event focusing on Japanese comics in Spain.
THE XXII BARGAIN MANGA HALL will be held from Saturday 29 October to Tuesday 1 November 2016 at the Fira Barcelona Montjuïc venue. The contest will occupy Palace 1, the two floors of Palace 2, Palace 4, Palace 5 and Plaza Univers where the large covered stage will be located. The exhibition will have a total of 70,000 square meters in this edition.
THE UNIVERSAL PLAZA will host the large covered stage, where Cosplay competitions, Asian dance shows, musical performances and other activities will take place. In this place will also be located food trucks.
EL PALACIO 1 will be dedicated to Japanese cuisine, with Japanese restaurants, a kitchen workshop and a large exhibition on culinary themes.
THE GROUND FLOOR OF PALACE 2 will house the exhibitors, the children’s area, the auditorium 1, the video game space and various exhibitions.
THE TOP PLACE OF PALACE 2 (denominated 2.1), will host the space The Spirit of Japan, which will celebrate activities related to Japanese culture and its traditions, as well as hosting exhibitions and the 2nd assembly hall. macrobiotic workshop, Japanese workshop, kimono workshop, tea room and meditation hall, among other activities.
PALACE 4 will be the space dedicated to the workshops. It will have manga, anime, cosplay, video game and youtubers workshops, as well as exhibitions and other activities.
In the auditorium of PALACE 5 will be held dance exhibitions, cosplayers performances, musical performances and anime projections. There will also be spaces for Japanese martial arts and other activities. Access to Palace 5 will be by Plaza Univers.+info