California Festivals


Los Angeles Anime Expo

July 1-4, 2023

Los Angeles Convention Center
1201 South Figueroa Street
Los Angeles, CA 90015

 LOS ANGELES: Los Angeles Anime Festival Anime Expo July 1-4, 2023 Anime convention. Los Angeles Convention Center

Prepare to drop some dough if you want to see & do everything at this event featuring an admission ticket to the exhibit halls and artist alley. The admission is mandatory but there are add-ons for concerts, shows and experiences that actually sell out such as the Maid Cafe Night Experience touting romance for the 18+ crowd.

Costumes, cosplay, merchandise, artists galore and talent everywhere plus an abundance of Japanese culture make this event a must for any serious anime fan, but it's also great fun for kids and adults who want more exposure to anime.

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Anime Masquerade & World Cosplay Summit Finals July 2, 2023

Neon District July 3, 2023 Amazing lineup straight from Japan, headlined by the legendary Taku Takahashi (m-flo)! Get ready to dance the night away to pulsing beats and captivating lights, in a night you wont forget.

Maid & Butler Cafes July 1-4, 2023
They are there to entertain you, whether they break out in a song, serve you a beverage, or play a game at your table

Exhibit Hall July 1-4, 2023
Sellers of collectibles, art, and all things anime. Spend hours browsing, buying or just being entertained with all the neat stuff.

Workshops, screenings, lounges & night markets July 1-4, 2023
Cosplay and photo ops
Origami Workshops
Draw Attractive Characters Fuji School
Learn Japanese
Ryoma the Prince of Tennis
The House of the Lost Cape
yuna yuna
A Very Chibi Wrap Party
Bon Odori Dance Lessons
Super Soul Bros
Maid Cafe
Paint your own Ramen Bowl
Cosplay Karaoke
Dueling DJs

Artist Alley with hundreds of artists sharing their passion

Events are not guaranteed. It is your responsibility to confirm before going.

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