Guests & Exhibitors Announced!

April 6, 2012By NeilCAKE, Exhibitors, Special Guests

We’re really excited to finally publish the list of special guests, small press publishers, and exhibitors at the first Chicago Alternative Comics Expo (aka CAKE to those in the “know”)! June 16th & 17th, the city of Chicago will be treated to an amazing cross section of alternative comics artists from all over the country … Read More

Comic Art Battle CAKE Fundraiser 4/8/12

March 28, 2012By NeilBenefit, CAKE

Come to what should be our final fundraiser ahead of the Chicago Alternative Comics Expo.  We’ll have the imfamous Ezra Claytan Daniels emceeing his Comic Art Battle at the Hideout!  Here are the details: COMICS ART BATTLE at the Hideout Easter Sunday 2012 Benefit for the first Chicago Alternative Comics Expo (CAKE) Door at 7 … Read More

CAKE-ARAOKE at Maria’s 3/15/12

March 14, 2012By NeilCAKE

We’re having an awesome fundraiser tomorrow! Thursday, March 15, 2012 8pm at Maria’s Packaged Goods & Community Bar (960 W 31st St) CAKE-ARAOKE! Hosted by Shameless Karaoke NO COVER! be there or be square, you square!    

CAKE Fundraiser at Mortville

February 8, 2012By NeilCAKE

CAKE Benefit Saturday, February 11, 2012 starts at 8pm at Mortville 2106 S Kedzie Chicago, IL FACESTUFF Come down to Mortville for a Benefit for CAKE, Chicago Alternative Comics Fest! It’s the first festival of it’s kind in Chicago, so come help support independent publishing in our fair city! With live performances by- Bomb Banks … Read More

CAKE Application has closed

January 4, 2012By NeilCAKE No Comments

The exhibitor application for the 2012 Chicago Alternative Comics Expo has closed.  Thanks to everyone who applied! We received almost 200 applications by folks from all over the country.  We’re going to spend January sifting through everything, and hopefully come out in February with a really exciting exhibitor list! Stay tuned!

CAKE 2012 Exhibitor Application is up!

November 17, 2011By NeilCAKE No Comments

The exhibitor application for 2012 Chicago Alternative Comics Expo is now closed.  Thanks to all who applied! CAKE is a curated show. Exhibitors will be selected by members of the Chicago alternative comics community based on submitted applications. CAKE strongly encourages comics creators at all skill levels to apply for table space, and we will … Read More

Announcing Chicago Alternative Comics Expo June 16 & 17 2012

August 18, 2011By NeilCAKE No Comments

CHICAGO ALTERNATIVE COMICS EXPO JUNE 16 & 17 2012 Save the date! We are excited to announce the debut of the Chicago Alternative Comics Expo (or “CAKE” for short) in the summer of 2012! Taking place June 16th and 17th at Columbia College’s Ludington Building, CAKE is focused on celebrating independent and alternative comics of … Read More

Watch this space!

October 27, 2010By adminCAKE No Comments

CAKE is coming soon! And who doesn’t love CAKE? Watch this space for exciting details to come over the next several weeks.