Boise Comic Arts Festival


Boise Comic Arts Festival is returning for its 11th year in 2023, with all the features you know and love (Artists’ Alley, cosplay, panels, performances, and workshops). It will be taking place September 29 – October 1. BCAF is a fun, FREE, family-friendly celebration of comics and fandom hosted by Boise Public Library. More information coming soon.

Creators, Vendors, and Exhibitors

This year we will be hosting an outdoor Artists' Alley on Saturday, September 30 with creators, vendors, and exhibitors spread out over the 17 acres of Zoo Boise. Applications for table space in Artists’ Alley will open on Monday, February 6 and close Monday, March 27. Check back here for more details and the application.

Past BCAF Guest Creators

A selection of comics from past Boise Comic Arts Festival guest creators. For those of you working on your 2023 Ultimate Book Nerd challenge, here’s a full list of our past guest creators.

More Information & Questions

If you’re interested in sponsoring BCAF XI, or have other questions, please reach out to Josh Shapel via email.

Our Sponsors

 BPL Foundation   sponsor-outpost

Contact Us

Phone: (208) 972-8200
Renewal by Phone: (208) 972-8980
TTY: 1-800-377-3529

Library Director:  Jessica Dorr

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