“The best awards presentation I’ve ever attended. For anything. Worth the trip to Toronto alone”
Dan Nadel, Writer, Editor, Curator, co-publisher of The Comics Journal

“Two hours of pure comic book entertainment that kept the entire audience captivated. Quite, simply the best comic awards show in the world.”
Peggy Burns, Publisher of Drawn and Quarterly Books

“I wish there was an American comics awards that took itself as seriously as the Doug Wright Awards, but there isn’t.”
–  Dustin Harbin, Cartoonist

 

That’s what people have said about The Doug Wright Awards, Canada’s classiest comics and graphic novel awards ceremony. But, why don’t you be the judge?

The recipients of  the 13th annual Wright Awards will be announced in a ceremony held at the Toronto Comics Arts Festival on May 13, 2017 in Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

Here’s what you need to know:

WHAT: The 2017 Doug Wright Awards

WHERE: Toronto Marriott Bloor Yorkville Hotel, 90 Bloor Street East, Toronto Ontario.

WHEN:  8:00 – 9:00 p.m.

WHO: The ceremony is free to the general public, but seating is limited

WHY: To help celebrate the best in Canadian comics! (And it’s free!)