The Dartmouth Comics Art Fest (DCAF) is a FREE all-ages event celebrating comics & cartooning! Come meet dozens of artists and vendors as they display and sell their wondrous wares at this annual event.


DCAF is held at Alderney Landing in Dartmouth, Nova Scotia. Sunday, August 16th, 2015, 11:00 am - 5:00 pm
Admission is FREE!


Applications for exhibitors are closed for 2015.


Nick Bradshaw, Jeph Jacques, Kate Leth, Matt Cummings, Mark Oakley, Karibu, Geof Isherwood, Sandy Carruthers, Brenda Hickey, Troy Little, Signalnoise, Jordyn Bochon, Joel Duggan, Tim Carpenter and dozens more!

My Sweet Geek brings their star-spanning treats to DCAF!

July 27th, 2015

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My Sweet Geek has been voyaging all over the province selling their geeky sweet treats; the Truro NerdCon, Board Room Cafe’s Nerd War nights, and craft fairs all over including one just before DCAF at Cape & Cowl on August 8th and 9th!

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Sample some of the Star Trek, Doctor Who, super-hero-inspired goodies at DCAF, Sunday August 16th!

Cerulean Blues Art to exhibit at DCAF 2015

July 27th, 2015


Kelly-Jo Romard, known as Cerulean Blues Art, is a freelance artist based in Fredericton, New Brunswick. Her focus is primarily fanart (such as Doctor Who, My Little Pony, and more) done in traditional media. Recently, she has been adding the digital arts medium to her portfolio.

At DCAF, Cerulean Blues Art will be exhibiting prints, buttons, stickers, as well as their first colouring book. Commissions will be available as well.


Cape & Cowl returns to DCAF

July 25th, 2015

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Cape & Cowl will be back at the Dartmouth Comic Arts Festival with comics, collectables, cards, games, apparel and toys! Check out their website for more info!

Try some Dune World games at DCAF 2015!

July 24th, 2015


The Dune World is a collective of five individuals: Alex Choiniere, Jeff Fillingham, Dave Baldwin, Evan Hiltz, and Michael Easton.

Based out of Halifax they have made many games and prototypes over the last two years such as: Over My Dead Body, Zono-Blast, VIDdEO, and Siestarena. They have been featured on sites such as: Rock Paper Shotgun, PC Gamer, and Gamejolt.

Meet the crew at the 4th Annual Dartmouth Comic Arts Festival and try out a few game demos!

More info on Dune World can be found at their website.

Brandie Ingraham will be at DCAF!

July 24th, 2015


Brandie Ingraham is going to be kickstarting her new comic called “Zombie Ed” at the Dartmouth Comic Arts Festival.

She will have free single strips available from the comic as well as a large variety of other illustrative artwork including magnets and prints!