When comic books meet wine…
If you're a comic fan and/or a wine enthusiast, you'll love the intimate atmosphere of this trade fair where you can chat with winegrowers from all over France as well as some comic-book writers who are reputed nationally or in their local region.
The line-up already includes Francis BERGESE, Stéphane DAUVIN, Franz ZUMSTEIN, Eric LOUTTE, Michel KOENIGUER, Sylvain PONGI and Franck THUILLIER. You'll also be able to admire the work of various artists (calligraphy, lithography, etc.).
Francis Bergese (author and illustrator of Buck Danny comics from 1980 to 2008, and Biggles)
Sébastien Philippe (Les Têtes Brûlées)
Michel Koeniguer (illustrator for Bushidô, Brooklyn, The Bridge, Bomb Road - story writer for Eightball Hunter)
Christian Papazoglakis (illustrator for various comic books including his most recent, Le Prix de la Vitesse)
Joan (creator of La Petite Lucie and Petit Luc)
Christophe Carmora (illustrator of comic book Le Fabuleux Voyage de Lisele & Wolfy en Alsace)
Phil (illustrator and cartoonist for Les Dernières Nouvelles d’Alsace)
Benjamin Grunenwald (aircraft illustrator)
Franck Thuillier (author and illustrator of a comic strip about the life of singer Mark Knopfler from Dire Straits), present only on Sunday 24 March 2019
Sylvain Poggi (author and press illustrator)
Alsace: André Mauler, Beblenheim
Beaujolais: Domaine de la Troizelle, J.F Perraud, Jullie
Bordeaux: Domaine de Lucas Pierre Drapeau, St-Trojan
Cahors: Domaine du Peyrié, Soturac
Champagne: Chevalier, Montigny sous Velles
Chinon: Domaine de la Tour, Beaumont en Véron
Jurançon: C.Augustin; Garlin
The fair takes place on Saturday 23 March from 1 pm to 7 pm and on Sunday 24 March from 10 am to 7 pm. Venue: Salle du Petit Château in Beblenheim.