Festival Fantazie is a traditional (since 1996) pop culture festival that blends the approach and program of Eastern European fan cones and Comic-Cons around the world. It brings together a wonderful program of events, especially for fans of sci-fi, fantasy and horror in games, films, anime and comics, books and illustrations, music and costumes etc. The program includes Question & Answer sessions, photo opportunities, and autograph sessions with international and domestic actors, comic authors, writers, and other artists and interesting personalities. Comic-Con Prague also includes gaming tournaments, film screenings, competitions, workshops, lectures, presentations, exhibitions, concerts, fan merchandise…
Festival Fantazie was the largest pop culture festival in the Czech Republic until the Comic-Con Prague, of which it is a co-organizer.
The first Comic-Con Prague took place at the O2 universum, which is a new congress centre in Prague, from the 7th to the 9th February 2020. The second one will be from the 15th to the 17th Octobery 2021.
Festival Fantazie is organized by the unsubsidized, non-governmental, non-profit association SFK Avalon, organizing Comic-Con Prague, FanCity, PragoFFest and other pop culture festivals, together with fans and professionals.
There are many different ways to get to Festival fantazie. For more information, please see the Information section and click on the Transport sub-section. Accommodation in the Fantazie hotel can park in the parking lot right next to the Fantazie hotel, we recommend other participants to park in the vicinity.
Reception opening 1. July 2021 at 17.00
Program opening 1. July 2021 at 18.00
Oficial opening ceremony 1. July at 21.00
Lectures, workshops, contests, movies, series 9.00 - 24.00
Gaming program 9.00 - 2.00
Night quiet 2.00-8.00
Festival closing 11. July 2021 at 11.00
Tickets can be purchased through pre-sale systém AMBER or at the venue. Tickets are limited in this year 2021, so they may sell out at the venue, but we would announce it in advance.
The ticket can be purchased for one day, several days and for the whole time. A normal day costs CZK 250 and the price gradually increases over time. Participation for 9 full days and 1 half day costs CZK 2,200.
Children and young people up to and including 17 years of age, as well as seniors over 60 years of age and disabled people have half the entrance fee. It is necessary to prove age or disability at the reception.
The ticket price includes access to all programs, including panels with guests, to exhibitions, to most attractions (some have a limited number of places, at some it is necessary to wait or register in advance for a specific time) and all game zones. The price does not include cinema programs - film screenings, ceremonies, special programs and programs with guests, a small fee is paid on the spot or it is possible to subscribe to ALL INCLUSIVE tickets.
The ticket price does not include a cloakroom, entry to the guest photography zone and their signing, photographs and autographs of guests and some special programs.
We do not sell ALL INCLUSIVE tickets for 2021.
Yes, it is possible to buy tickets as a gift to someone. Tickets purchased without registration are not for specific persons. Tickets purchased with registration are for specific persons and their handover to another person must be resolved with the festival reception in advance or at the venue.
Unofficial handover or sale of a ticket to someone else is possible only for tickets bought without registration. However, with a risk for the buyer - the original owner does not have to send the ticket after payment or he can use its code to enter before the buyer, so the buyer will not have access to the festival.
It isn’t necessary, but it might be better for your own personal comfort (should your phone stop working or there was a problem with the barcode reader etc.).
Order confirmation will be scanned upon entry to the festival. Attention: The QR code can only be scanned once. Once scanned, your ticket becomes void and cannot be used again.
Please do not publish or share your ticket online before the event begins.
Upon entry, the QR code of the order confirmation will be scanned and based on it, you will receive a ticket for all days of your participation in the form of a card. You present this card at the reception every day, and after measuring the temperature, you will receive a ticket in the form of a hand tape, valid for one day. The participant is obliged to wear the ticket-tape for the entire period of his participation.
The festival program and organisation focuses more on adults and young adults, nonetheless, you can bring your child with you, at your own risk. Participants are not required to consider children. Children disturbing the program are not welcome at the festival..
Children who are 9 years old or younger are entitled to a ticket for free. You must provide proof of age at the festival reception using an insurance card or another document.
Adult companions are responsible for the care of these children, the organisers do not assume this responsibility.
Children younger than 15 years must be accompanied by an adult.
Yes, a child in a pram can be taken to the FESTIVAL FANTAZIE, but with a number of restrictions - the buildings have no lifts, the prams must not remain in the passage areas or can't be put in the locker room, changing tables are not available. FESTIVAL FANTAZIE is a festival for teenagers and adults, it is not adapted for children. We cannot recommend participation with small children with a clear conscience due to noise, danger in the crowd, etc.
No animals or pets are permitted at the festival, except assistance dogs.
Yes. The festival takes place in several buildings as standard, the armband ensures access to all buildings. An extra ticket is required to enter special programs. In 2021, the festival takes place in the building of the Fantazie hotel and its immediate surroundings. You can leave the building and return to it at any time during opening hours. Upon entry, it is necessary to prove a valid daily ticket in the form of a hand strap.
Tickets purchased without registration are non-refundable. They are transferable to another person before check-in, they are not transferable after check-in.
Tickets and services purchased with registration can be returned in accordance with the General Terms and Conditions and the Conditions for changes and cancellation of the order.
In the event that a guest cancels his/her appearance, we will not refund your entry fee and VIP ticket. Money spent on purchasing vouchers for photographs and autographs for that specific guest will be transferred to the bank account from which they were purchased.
In the event that you do not comply with our rules for entering the buildings of Festival fantazie, you have no rights to obtain a refund.
We provide half the entrance fee to holders of a ZTP card. We provide free entry to holders of a ZTP/P card. You must prove your entitlement by presenting your card at the festival reception. Prices of special tickets are without discount.
Accreditation is required for official work at the FESTIVAL FANTAZIE ask by info@festivalfantazie.cz by 6 June. There is no entitlement to accreditation, the number of places for journalists, guests, etc. is limited.
Of course! Festival fantazie is a great opportunity to meet other fans with similar interests to you.
Use the cloakroom for a fee. The cloakroom is located at the entrance to the Hotel Fantazie
Most participants change clothes in their accommodation. Participants without accommodation can change in the locker room in the Sports Hall, there is also a shower. In 2021, it is possible to change clothes only in toilets of hotel Fantazie. You can store your belongings in the paid locker room at the entrance to the Fantazie Hotel.
Absolutely, you're welcome, if your costume meets the requirements in the Rules of Participation .
Real weapons, including cold weapoms, loaded airsoft weapons and other dangerous costume components, are prohibited. Imitation weapons (eg softened larp swords), non-functional weapons are OK.
You are more than welcome to take photos and videos on your non proffessional eqipment, and then share your photos on social media using the hashtag #festivalfantazie or #festivalfantazie2021.
Nevertheless, during an event, flash photography and video/audio recording is only permitted until 5 minutes after the event has started, and then 5 minutes before it ends. Some events may prohibit photography and recording altogether. Moreover, other, then fan publishing of records, is not permitted without prior accreditation.
It is also forbidden to take photographs with guests in any way other than purchasing vouchers for official photos.
If you break the rules, we reserve the right to eject you from the venue without a refund for your ticket.
By participating in Festival fantazie, you acknowledge that we can use you in official photographs and videos from the event. Photos and video recordings can be used on the Festival fantazie website, on social media, for Festival fantazie marketing purposes, and in material published by media companies.
Directly in the FESTIVAL FANTAZIE you will find restaurant and bars with a wide selection of food, snacks and drinks provided by the organizer. By consuming FF refreshments, you support the FESTIVAL FANTAZIE. In the refreshment and program areas of the Fantazie hotel and its immediate surroundings, it is forbidden to consume the brought refreshments.
The rules of the FESTIVAL FANTAZIE do not allow you to bring your own food or drinks into the refreshment, program and relaxation areas of the festival.
Exceptions may be special foods for people with a prescribed health diet, aids for diabetics, etc. In this case, it is necessary to prove it with a certificate from a doctor.
Smoking is only allowed outside, at a sufficient distance from the building and so that the smoke does not bother other participants. Also at reserved tables with an ashtray in the rear outdoor seating, except for meal times 12-14 and 18-20 hours.
The nearest ATMs can be found on T. G. Masaryk Square, about 600 m from the Fantazie hotel.
Try the Lost & Found section at the Festival fantazie reception.
Please write the following information to info@festivalfantazie.cz: name and surname, topic and format of the event (lecture, quize, talkshow, workshop...), your experience with the making events. We will pass on the heads of the relevant program line according to the topic of the event. The head of the program line will contact you and agree with you on whether to include the event and when, he will inform you about the conditions.
The deadline for the program is May 25.
The program of each hall is printed on the wall at the doors to the each hall.
The program is printed on information boards at several places in the festival.
You can find the electronic program on the festival website in the section Program.
Access is to all programs where there is free seats, even during the programs (but under the conditions of non-disruption of other participants and authors of the programs). The capacity of the program halls is organized by the organizer.
In the cinema hall, the organizer will offer the vacant VIP seats 5 minutes before the start of the show for all other participants.
Some attractions can be accessed only after prior registration at a specific time, some only with waiting.
We only clean the cinema among the filmsor before special programs, in other halls only exceptionally.
Each program line has its leaders, usually two to three, they are marked with the label Program line leader. If you have a question about the program, use the program published on the Information Area or on the Internet, please do not interrupt the course of the program.
Shows with foreign guests are mostly in English, translated into Czech directly on the stage.
Films will be screened in their original format with Czech subtitles. Most video games will be in English.
Programs in other halls will mostly be in Czech or Slovak.
Please think of other fans, guests and us organizers, and if there is a suspicion that you may be affected by Covid-19, get tested and if you are positive, do not participate in FESTIVAL FANTAZIE. Thank you. Inform us at recepce@ffestivaly.cz, send us your test result and your ticket will remain valid for another year.
Covid-19 is an infectious disease that can result in serious and potentially fatal disease. In any environment where people congregate, there is a risk of Covid-19 transmission. This risk increases in confined spaces and with an increased number of people.
Although all contractors should take enhanced security measures to help participants stay safe, a risk cannot be completely ruled out. By participating in the event, you assume all risks associated with Covid-19. You must follow any government recommendations to prevent the transmission of the virus, follow the organizer's instructions, and protect yourself (we recommend wearing a mask).
Hotel Fantazie is adopting new and increased security measures to help event participants stay safe.
As the organizer, we provide disinfection of places with increased risk, we provide germicidal lamps (destroys bacteria and viruses) in the restaurant, halls and WC on the 2. floor and we recommend the use of masks throughout the FF area.
We do not underestimate the risk, but at the same time we are not inclined to cause unnecessary fear from the media and state authorities.
Tickets purchased without registration cannot be returned. Tickets purchased with registration can be returned in accordance with the General Terms and Conditions and the Conditions for Changes and Cancellations.
If the FANTAZIE 2021 FESTIVAL is completely canceled without compensation, all money for accommodation, meals and transport will be refunded. Admission will not be refunded, it will be transferred to the next year. The money for the ordered fan accessories will be refunded if the fan accessories have not yet been produced at the time of cancellation. If they are made, they will be sent to you by post.