Announcing the CAKE 2016 Exhibitor List!

March 28, 2016By Matt BradyCAKE, Exhibitors, Special Guests

CAKE is pleased to announce our exhibitor list for the fifth annual Chicago Alternative Comics Expo. You can see the full list, which includes special guests, comics companies and distributors, and all of the artists who will be exhibiting, here: http://www.cakechicago.com/2016-expo/guest-exhibitor-list/ The Chicago Alternative Comics Expo [CAKE] is a weekend-long celebration of independent comics, inspired by Chicago’s rich … Read More

APPLY TO CAKE 2016!

November 2, 2015By NeilCAKE, Exhibitors

Click here to apply to the 2016 Chicago Alternative Comics Expo! APPLICATION DEADLINE: NOVEMBER 30, 2015 APPLICANTS WILL BE NOTIFIED REGARDING ADMISSION: FEBRUARY 3, 2016 CAKE 2016 will take place June 11 & 12 at the Center on Halsted, 3656 N Halsted Avenue. CAKE’s standard table space is a half-table (3′ x 2.5′). A registration … Read More

APPLY TO CAKE 2016!

November 2, 2015By NeilCAKE, Exhibitors

Click here to apply to the 2016 Chicago Alternative Comics Expo! APPLICATION DEADLINE: NOVEMBER 30, 2015 APPLICANTS WILL BE NOTIFIED REGARDING ADMISSION: FEBRUARY 3, 2016 CAKE 2016 will take place June 11 & 12 at the Center on Halsted, 3656 N Halsted Avenue. CAKE’s standard table space is a half-table (3′ x 2.5′). A registration … Read More

APPLY TO CAKE 2016!

November 1, 2015By NeilCAKE, Exhibitors

Click here to apply to the 2016 Chicago Alternative Comics Expo! APPLICATION DEADLINE: NOVEMBER 30, 2015 APPLICANTS WILL BE NOTIFIED REGARDING ADMISSION: FEBRUARY 3, 2016 CAKE 2016 will take place June 11 & 12 at the Center on Halsted, 3656 N Halsted Avenue. CAKE’s standard table space is a half-table (3′ x 2.5′). A registration … Read More

Sara Drake Wins The Inaugural Cupcake Award & Exhibitor Application Opens

October 21, 2014By NeilCAKE, Debuts, Exhibitors

The Chicago Alternative Comics Expo (CAKE), a weekend-long festival celebrating independent comics, is proud to announce that Sara Drake is the recipient of the inaugural Cupcake Award. Launched at the June 2014 CAKE, the Cupcake Award emerges from CAKE’s commitment to support independent comics, self-publishing and community. As the winner of the first Cupcake Award, … Read More

Tuesday, October 21!

October 19, 2014By NeilCAKE, Exhibitors

The Chicago Alternative Comics Expo will announce the winner of the inaugural Cupcake Award on Tuesday, October 21st!!! That is also the day we’ll be opening applications for the 2015 expo! Applications will be open until December 15th. CAKE 2015 will take place June 5 & 6! See you on Tuesday!

CAKE DEBUT: Everyone Is Someone’s Fetish by Tony Breed

May 31, 2014By NeilCAKE, Debuts, Exhibitors

The story of a gay married couple and their friends. Stories of romance, sex, marriage, music, kids, life, and why it’s not a good idea to shave your whole body. Volume 4 from the popular web comic. Tony Breed is the man behind the Ignatz-nominated web comic Finn and Charlie are Hitched (http://hitchedcomic.com). The slice-of-life … Read More