Anime lovers, mark your calendars!

 Mini A-Kon VIII

Saturday, February 28

10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Denton Civic Center and the Emily Fowler Central Library

Required wristbands will be given out free of charge at entrances to the Civic Center and the Emily Fowler Central Library.

The eighth installment of this spectacular event will be even bigger and better than its predecessors! Get a taste of the A-Kon® experience right here in Denton.  Mini A-Kon VIII features an Ani Idol All Star Concert, a Cosplay Contest, voice actors and industry panels with FUNimation and more, local comic and anime artists, role play, board and card games, open video gaming provided by A-Kon® Gaming, and raffled prizes. In addition, we will have vendors and artists selling their wares. Lunch and snacks will be available for purchase on site from the following local food trucks: The Lean Machine, The Pickled Carrot, and The Waffle Wagon.  

We will post more details about voice actors, artists, vendors, and the Charity Draw on all of our social media outlets as the event gets closer.

Schedule of events:

10:00am-2:00pm Cosplay Signup (Plaza -MEK Booth)

10:30am-11:30am Funimation Industry Panel (Library Meeting Room)

10:30am-11:30am Charity Draw (Civic Center Panel Area)

11:00am-12:00pm Iron Cosplay (Plaza)

11:30am-12:30pm Manga Instruction Panel (Library Meeting Room)

12:30pm-1:00pm ParaPara EKS-D Showcase (Plaza)

12:30pm-1:30pm Voice Actor Q&A (Civic Center Panel Area)

1:00pm-1:30pm Ani-Idol All Star Concert (Plaza)

2:00pm-3:00pm Prize Drawing (Civic Center Panel Area)

2:00pm-3:30pm Voice Actor Autographs (Library Meeting Room)

2:15pm Cosplay Contest Line-Up/Prejudge (Plaza)

3:00pm Cosplay Contest (Plaza)

3:30pm-5:00pm Charity Art Auction (Civic Center Panel Area)

Schedule is subject to change




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