Estepona hosts EsteponGO – I Manga and Alternative Culture Show

Estepona hosts EsteponGO – I Manga and Alternative Culture Show


mangaThis unique show celebrates the world of Manga, Cosplay and alternative culture and is structured on two levels. Firstly the show sets out to entertain, offering visitors the opportunity to try out the latest videogames, ‘geek’ sports such as soft combat and quidditch. There will also be a Kpop contest, for fans of the South Korean music and dance genre, closely related to Manga culture.

On another level the show will celebrate the Spanish round of the international competition ‘Cosplay World Master’ drawing some of the top cosplay aficionados from across the country.

On Sunday EsteponGO welcomes the Spanish Garrison of the 501st Legion, the world famous Star Wars Cosplay association.
Throughout the weekend there will also be numerous displays, exhibitions, and workshops.

EsteponGO is organised by the Mibu cultural association and the company Fusión Break in collaboration with the Estepona Town Hall.

EsteponGO, the I Manga and Alternative Culture Show is open to the public on Friday 18 March from 5 pm to 8 pm; Saturday 19 March from 11 am to 10 pm; and on Sunday 20 March from 11 am to 8 pm.

On Friday evening entry is free, with a charge of 3 euros per day for the Saturday and Sunday, or 5 euros for the weekend. Part of the money raised will go to charity.

For more information visit the event website EsteponGO

501st Legion Spanish Garrison