XIX BARCELONA MANGA FAIR THURSDAY OCTOBER 31ST TO SUNDAY NOVEMBER 3RD 2013 HALLS 1 AND 2 OF THE FIRA BARCELONA, MONTJUÏC
The XIX Barcelona Manga Fair takes place in Halls 1 and 2 of the Fira Barcelona in Montjuïc, and at the Univers Square.
Les taquilles del Saló està ubicades a Plaça Espanya
There are two points of entry to the venue for public and professionals alike: Lleida Street and the Reina María Cristina Avenue.
La segona entrada al recinte será pel carrer Lleida.
The XIX Barcelona Manga Fair takes place in Halls 1 and 2 of the Fira Barcelona in Montjuïc, and at the Univers Square, which is part of the festival venue. There are two points of entry to the venue for public and professionals alike: Lleida Street and the Reina María Cristina Avenue.
Hall 2 will house the exhibitors, manga and Japanese cooking workshops, exhibitions, the events room, video-gaming areas and other activity areas. Hall 1 will house the stage areas for concerts, dancing and cosplay and karaoke competitions.
Thursday October 31st: 10:00 to 21:00 h. Friday November 1st: 10:00 to 21:00 h. Saturday November 2nd: 10:00 to 21:00 h. Sunday November 3rd: 10:00 to 20:00 h.
The ticket is valid for one day only; any of the four days the fair is on. The four-day pass is a ticket for each of the event’s four days. BOX OFFICES WILL BE IN ESPAÑA SQUARE, AS INDICATED ON THE MAP.BOX OFFICES OPEN AT 9:00 AM ALL FOUR MORNINGS OF THE EVENT.
General admission: €7 This can be purchased at the XIX Barcelona Manga Fair box office. The ticket is valid for one day only. Advance sales of general admission tickets through El Corte Ingles and Ticketmaster.
Reduced price ticket: €5 The reduced price applies exclusively to Carnet Jove holders. Available only from the XIX Barcelona Manga Fair box offices. The ticket is valid for one day only. This type of ticket cannot be combined with any other promotional offers at the fair.
School Group ticket: €2 The school must provide a letter from the institution specifically stating the number of students and teachers attending. Available only from the XIX Barcelona Manga Fair box offices. The ticket is valid for one day only. This type of ticket cannot be combined with any other promotional offers at the fair.
4-day Pass: €20 The Fair’s four-day pass can be purchased from the event’s box offices.Advance sales of 4-day Pass through El Corte Ingles and Ticketmaster. This type of ticket cannot be combined with any other promotional offers at the fair.
Visitors to the XIX Barcelona Manga Fair dressed as manga, anime or video-game characters have free entry on Friday November 1st. "Characterisation" must be entire, meaning that entry will not be free for attendees in partial costume.
ENTRY TO THE FAIR WILL BE REFUSED TO ATTENDEES WITH PETS, BICYCLES, SKATEBOARDS, SKATES, ROLLERBLADES OR SIMILAR.
Fira Barcelona – Palacios 1 and 2 - Montjuïc Avda. Reina Maria Cristina (no number) 08004 Barcelona
HOW TO GET THERE
Metro Line 1 - Espanya metro station
Metro Line 3 - Espanya metro station
All of the following bus routes will take you to the venue in Montjuïc, from any part of the city of Barcelona.
09 from Plaza (Pl.) Catalunya to Paseig (Pg.) Zona Franca
13 Mercat Sant Antoni - Can Clos
23 Parc Logístic Zona Franca – Pl. Espanya
27 Roquetes - Pl. Espanya
30 Sarrià - Pl. Espanya
37 Hospital Clínic - Zona Franca
46 Airport – Pl. Espanya
50 Trinitat Nova - Parc de Montjuïc
55 Pl. Catalana – Parc de Montjuïc
56 Besòs Verneda - Collblanc
57 Pg. Marítim – Cornellà
61 Poble Sec – Parc de Montjuïc
65 El Prat - Pl. Espanya
79 Bellvitge - Pl. Espanya
91 La Rambla - Bordeta
109 Sants station - Pol. Zona Franca
141 Barri Besòs – Avinguda (Av.) Mistral
157 Pg. Marítim - Sant Joan Despí
165 El Prat - Pl. Espanya (Prat Exprés)
METROPOLITAN TRANSPORT ORGANISATION
A1 Airport Terminal 1- Pl. Catalunya
A2 Airport Terminal 2 - Pl. Catalunya
CJ L’Hospitalet de Llobregat - Av. Carrilet / Barcelona - Sants station
L70 / L72 Sant Boi de Llobregat - Ciutat Cooperativa / Barcelona - Pl. Espanya
L80 / L81 Gavà - Can Tries / Barcelona - Pl. Espanya
L86 / L87 Viladecans - Av. Can Palmer / Barcelona - Pl. Espanya
L94 Castelldefels - Les Botigues / Barcelona – Ronda (Rda.) Universitat
L95 Castelldefels - Carles Riba / Barcelona - Rda. Universitat
Pl. Espanya/Martorell - connection
Pl. Espanya/Can Ros
"Sants Station is the closest railway station, and is the hub of an entire railway network connecting the whole coastal area and part of the interior with the Montjuïc premises. The station provides links to the Montjuïc venue via:
Buses 30 and 109 stopping at Plaza Espanya on their route
Connection with the metro line 3 (the green line) to Espanya station
On foot, it is only around fifteen minutes (along Tarragona street)
Freeways and other roads with access to the Montjuic venue:
Girona - Barcelona | AP-7, C-33, Ronda Litoral: take the Paral.lel exit
Mataró - Barcelona | C-32, Ronda Litoral: take the Paral.lel exit
Manresa - Barcelona | C-58, Ronda Litoral: take the Paral.lel exit
Barcelona Airport-El Prat | C-31, Gran Via – Pl. Espanya
Tarragona - Barcelona | AP-7, A-2, Ronda Litoral: take exit 15 - Pg Zona Franca - Fira
Igualada - Barcelona | A-2, Ronda Litoral: take exit 15 - Pg Zona Franca - Fira
Lleida - Barcelona | AP-2, A-2, Ronda Litoral: take exit 15 - Pg Zona Franca – Fira M1
In compliance with the Royal Decree 137/1993 on the bearing of arms, it is strictly forbidden for any attendee at the fair to carry any firearm, metal weapon or blunt instrument or imitations which may, because of their appearance, lead to confusion over their intended use. It is forbidden to carry any object that might endanger the physical wellbeing of other people, such as inflammable or pyrotechnic material. Imitation weapons will only be allowed if they are made of plastic, cardboard or other materials that pose no danger to the public present.