Comicdom Con Athens 2009 will take place on 11-12 April in the main building of the Hellenic American Union for another two-day festival dedicated to comics and their creation. This year's festival features workshops on the techniques of scriptwriting and sketching, film screenings, presentations of new Greek comics publications, a bazaar with comic shops and publishing houses, and Comicdom Awards (the only Greek comic books awards).
Every year, the Technopolis complex in Gazi is flooded with people attending the International Comics Festival. This year the 13th International Comics Festival, one of Athens' most successful and popular events, will take place January 22-25 at the Technopolis Cultural Centre in the Gazi district. The festival will host exhibitions by Greek and international artists, featuring comic art and other events.