Information on SaikouCon 2013


August 23-25, 2013
Holiday Inn Conference Center Lehigh Valley

SaikouCon (meaning "best convention") is the Lehigh Valley's first annual large scale anime convention. Presented by Anime Ate My Brain Magazine, a division of Tastes Like Rock! Publishing, the convention promises to be a yearly high point in the Summer months of the anime convention season. Boasting a dedicated staff of longtime Japanese anime and manga fans, SaikouCon hopes to be one of the Tri-State area's must see conventions along with Zenkaikon in the Lancaster PA area and AnimeNEXT in Somerset NJ.

850 warm bodies
730 paid attendees

Attendees View 5 users in attendance

Advance Rates:
$37.50 through Mar 1; $45 through Aug 2

At-Door Rates:
$75 weekend; $40 Fri; $40 Sat; $25 Sun

Joshua Adams (Founder, Cosplayer Nation)
The D20 Girls Project (Gamers)
Terri Doty (ADR Director / Voice Actress, Evil Tofu Productions)
Darrel Guilbeau (Voice Actor)
Hitomi Himekawa (Singer)
Greg Houser (Voice Actor)
League of Hot Geeks (Cosplayers)
Uke Li (Filmmaker, Cosplayer Nation)
Steve "Warky" Nunez (Voice Actor / Pianist / Comedian, DragonFleet Studios) convention withdrew invitation
Jessie Pridemore (Cosplayer)
Bill Rogers (Voice Actor)
Jād Saxton (Voice Actress)
Sci-Fi Photo Guys (Photographers)
The Slants (Band)
DJ Soul Eater (Disc Jockey)
John Swasey (Voice Actor) cancelled
Marc Swint (Voice Actor)
Turning Down Harvard (Band) cancelled

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Previous/Future Events:
SaikouCon 2013  August 23-25, 2013
SaikouCon 2014  August 22-24, 2014
SaikouCon 2015  August 28-30, 2015
SaikouCon 2016  August 26-28, 2016
SaikouCon 2017  August 18-20, 2017
SaikouCon 2018  July 27-29, 2018

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