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Naka-Kon 2018

March 16, 2018 @ 4:00 pm - March 18, 2018 @ 5:00 pm

Kansas City’s oldest anime convention is back, baby! Join us at the Overland Park Convention Center, March 16-18, 2018, for a choice 3-day celebration of anime, manga, video games, music, cosplay, Japanese fashion, and mondo fantabulous culture as Tomo and friends get stuck in the totally tubular 80’s!

Don’t miss:
• Radical Japanese and American guests
• Live musical performances and dance parties
• Guest panels and fan-run panels about your favorite fandoms
• Cosplay contests with a runway show
• Lolita Tea Party and spiffy Maid Café
• Game rooms with sick game tournaments
• Wicked Contests
• And more!

NEW FOR 2018: SWEEPSTAKES! Everyone who pre-registers for Naka-Kon 2018 between August 25, 2017, and January 31, 2018, is eligible to enter our Naka-Kon 2018 Pre-Registration Sweepstakes, sponsored by the totally clutch RightStuf Anime! We will randomly choose 5 winners at the end of the sweepstakes. Prizes will be mailed to each winner. Sweet! Learn more here:

Book it over to our Facebook page and give us a follow to keep up on guest announcements and get the 411 on the convention.

Hotel blocks are already open and more are TBA!
Sheraton reservations:
Overflow hotel reservations:

Vendor & Artist Alley apps are also already open, now through October 15. Apply here:

Applications for the iciest panels around will go up September 1, and remain open through January 5.

We’re totally amped to see you at Naka-Kon 2018!

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