Experience the love and wonder of anime with countless vendors, cosplayers, and creators.
Enjoy amazing, heart-stopping concert performances, nerdcore music, and dance events.
Meet some of the most creative, influential, and cool people in the anime industry.
Hell, you can run some of these events. Do it. It'll be fun. Go wild. ** Not too wild.
See cool demonstrations of Samurai swords and ancient sword-fighting techniques.
A Big Stage
Our Grand Stage is pretty enormous and can support some amazing musical acts.
Get close to your favorite performers, buy signed merch and get stuff autographed.
Autographs are free. See, our guests can't even afford sleeves. They love you that much.
Massive exhibit hall selling everything anime, comic books, sci-fi, gaming, and nerdy.
Compete in video game tournaments, win prizes, make friends, and show your skills.
See all those sports uniforms? Yes. We've got all kinds of sports represented here.
See that guy? That's Samurai Dan. Why does his wife let him play with sharp stuff?
We're so concerned about your health we've got these needles. Get your flu shot here.
The audio at our major events is usually mastered by people who know what they're doing.
Our photographers, like Rick Drew Photography, take amazing photos throughout the event.
Fans wear costumes of all types, and furry friends have some pretty cool fursuits.
Celebrate all the amazing reasons to be a nerd, be an anime fan, and be at Anime Midwest.
Cosplay whatever you want. Look, here are some fairies. If only I could fly man. If only.
Butlers and Maids
Treat yourself to AnimeCon.org's maid cafe to get the truest royalty experience.
Come play DDR until you drop. Okay, don't drop. But you can play for free. No coins needed.
Sing your favorite songs and show off with your friends and have a good time.
We provide you unlimited all you can eat instant ramen. Because we care.
Get a dealer booth or an artist table and sell awesome stuff to this awesome crowd.
Drink way too much soda to stay hyped up all weekend. Then drink water too, please.
You being selected for something. We're pointing in the audience to you. Come up.
A great big mushroom hunt. Find mushrooms to get an extra life. Don't eat purples.
An event that is always rising, pointed up. See, look. Always pointing up.
Forget Mario, this is more a Wario / Waluigi type of party event.