Event Calendar

Thank you for your interest in MICE! If you have a question for us about our upcoming event, please reach out below.

Pre-show events

  • Crowdfunding for Comics
    Tue, Oct 04
    Crowdcast Webinar
    Oct 04, 7:00 PM – 8:30 PM
    Crowdcast Webinar
    David Barach, president of Crowdfundr and Alex Hoffman, publisher of Fieldmouse Press will outline the benefits of crowdfunding as a way to get your work funded. They will also walk you through the steps to create and ultimately launch a campaign on Crowdfundr. Bring your questions!
  • Sun, Oct 09
    Kendall/MIT Open Space
    Oct 09, 12:00 PM – 4:00 PM
    Kendall/MIT Open Space, 292 Main St, Cambridge, MA 02142, USA
    Drop in and discover where comics and science collide at the MICE booth during the Cambridge Science Festival! Create a Zine Machine with Khushbu Kshirsagar and nature comics with Maris Wicks.
  • Sun, Oct 16
    Hub Comics
    Oct 16, 4:00 PM – 7:00 PM
    Hub Comics, 19 Bow St, Somerville, MA 02143, USA
    Celebrate the return of MICE with the Boston comics community at our preview party! Featuring Mini-Grant Winners, new comics debuting at the show, and our local Special Guests: Dave Ortega, Alex Graudins, Joel Christian Gill and Marika McCoola.
  • Demystifying Taxes for Artists
    Mon, Oct 17
    Crowdcast Webinar
    Oct 17, 7:00 PM – 8:30 PM
    Crowdcast Webinar
    Need get your money skills as sharp as your pencil? In this engaging session, tax expert Hannah Cole walks freelancers through their creative businesses. Don't miss crucial tips on taxes and good record-keeping.
  • Formatting Comics for Print
    Tue, Oct 18
    Crowdcast Webinar
    Oct 18, 7:00 PM – Oct 19, 7:00 PM
    Crowdcast Webinar
    Get your comic from your hands to everyone's hands in this instructional session. PrintNinja's Jeff Zwirek and Radiator Comics' Neil Brideau walk you through the basics of image resolution, bleed, color profiles and more that every cartoonist needs to know to prepare their comics for print.
  • Cancel Culture: Banning Books Edition
    Thu, Oct 20
    BU Jacob Sleeper Auditorium
    Oct 20, 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM
    BU Jacob Sleeper Auditorium, 871 Commonwealth Ave, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Celebrated cartoonists Maia Kobabe (Gender Queer), Jerry Craft (New Kid) and Jarrett J. Krosoczka (Hey, Kiddo) discuss the challenges to free speech and their best-selling graphic novels.
  • MICE
    Sat, Oct 22
    Fuller Building at Boston University
    Oct 22, 11:00 AM – Oct 23, 5:00 PM
    Fuller Building at Boston University, 808 Commonwealth Avenue, Brookline, MA 02446
    The Massachusetts Independent Comics Expo (MICE) is the Boston area’s premiere event dedicated to the exciting and accessible art form of independent comics and graphic novels. Now returning in person and at Boston University with free admission!
  • Cartooning Workshop
    Sun, Sep 25
    Brookline Arts Center
    Sep 25, 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM
    Brookline Arts Center, 86 Monmouth St, Brookline, MA 02446, USA
    Craft your reality in an engaging character design workshop with cartoonist LJ-Baptiste! Whether you've been creating your own characters already, or you're looking to find where to start, this workshop will help hone your skills and learn about bringing unique characters to life!