Information on Anime Expo 2017

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July 1-4, 2017
Los Angeles Convention Center

Organized by Society for the Promotion of Japanese Animation

Information:
Currently the largest project managed by the SPJA, Anime Expo is an annual convention currently held at the Los Angeles Convention Center. Historically Anime Expo (AX) has been held on July 4th weekend as a 4-day event. Anime Expo has grown in scale dramatically, and is currently the largest anime and manga convention in North America. It is the second longest running anime convention (after A-kon in Texas) starting in 1992. Popular large events include the Masquerade, Anime Music Video Contest, Concerts, Battle of the Bands, and the AX Fashion Show. Anime Expo is a 24-hour convention that offers late-night dances, all night video programming, tabletop gaming rooms, and open-mic Karaoke in the late evening/early morning hours. Many of the attendees cosplay while attending the convention, and there are many gatherings for fans of different anime and manga series. Renowned for its ability to bring famous guests to America for panels and concerts, Anime Expo has been the site of many U.S. premiers of shows, movies, and bands.

Attendance:
107,658 warm bodies
357,178 turnstile attendance count

Attendees:
Attendees View 6 AnimeCons.ca users in attendance

Advance Rates:
$54
$95.20 through Jun 29, 2017
$115 + fee

At-Door Rates:
All 4 days: $150
Sat: $80
Sun: $80
Mon: $80
Tue: $80

Guests:
Ali Project (Band)
AmaLee (Vocalist)
Angela (Musicians)
Mashiro Ayano (Singer)
Minori Chihara (Voice Actress)
Charlet Chung (Voice Actress)
Stella Chuu (Cosplayer)
Jonny Cruz (Actor)
Steven D'Onofrio (Comedian, Studio KuNu)
Robbie Daymond (Voice Actor)
Jason Douglas (Actor)
Dustbunny (Cosplayer)
GARNiDELiA (Musicians)
Todd Haberkorn (Voice Actor)
Erika Harlacher (Voice Actress)
Itaru Hinoue (Illustrator / Character Designer)
Yui Horie (Voice Actress, Starchild)
Xanthe Huynh (Voice Actress)
Mari Iijima (Voice Actress / Singer)
Yui Ishikawa (Voice Actress)
Sunao Katabuchi (Writer / Director)
Tetsuya Kinoshita (Producer)
Erica Lindbeck (Voice Actress)
Max Mittelman (Voice Actor)
momoMc (Pole Dancer)
Cassandra Lee Morris (Voice Actress)
QueersPlay (Cosplayers)
Ram Rider (Disc Jockey)
Chris Sabat (Voice Actor)
Sean Schemmel (Voice Actor)
Tomokazu Seki (Voice Actor)
Fred Tatasciore (Voice Actor)
TeddyLoid (Music Producer)
Tsunku (Producer, Morning Musume)
Steff Von Schweetz (Cosplayer)
Ezra Weisz (Voice Actor)
36 guests listed

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Previous/Future Events:
Anime Expo 1992  July 3-6, 1992
Anime Expo 1993  July 2-4, 1993
Anime Expo 1994  July 1-3, 1994
Anime Expo 1995  Jun 30 - Jul 2, 1995
Anime Expo 1996  June 28-30, 1996
Anime Expo 1997  July 4-7, 1997
Anime Expo 1998  July 3-5, 1998
Anime Expo 1999  July 16-18, 1999
Anime Expo 2000  Jun 30 - Jul 3, 2000
Anime Expo 2001  July 5-8, 2001
Anime Expo 2002  July 4-7, 2002
Anime Expo New York 2002  Aug 31 - Sep 2, 2002
Anime Expo 2003  July 3-6, 2003
Anime Expo Tokyo 2004  January 16-18, 2004
Anime Expo 2004  July 2-5, 2004
Anime Expo 2005  July 1-4, 2005
Anime Expo 2006  July 1-4, 2006
Anime Expo 2007  Jun 29 - Jul 2, 2007
Anime Expo 2008  July 3-6, 2008
Anime Expo 2009  July 2-5, 2009
Anime Expo 2010  July 1-4, 2010
Anime Expo 2011  July 1-4, 2011
Anime Expo 2012  Jun 29 - Jul 2, 2012
Anime Expo 2013  July 4-7, 2013
Anime Expo 2014  July 3-6, 2014
Anime Expo 2015  July 2-5, 2015
Anime Expo 2016  July 1-4, 2016
Anime Expo 2017  July 1-4, 2017
Anime Expo 2018  July 4-8, 2018

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Last updated: 2017-08-11