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What is Otakon?

What is Otakon?

Book Now! Welcome to Otakon! Founded in 1994, Otakon is an annual convention held in the summer months to celebrate Asian pop culture (anime, manga, music, movies, video games, etc) and its fandom. The event runs from Friday to Sunday and is packed with a schedule that has tons to do.

Is the official Otakon room block open?

The Official Otakon Room Block is open! Book Now! Welcome to Otakon! Founded in 1994, Otakon is an annual convention held in the summer months to celebrate Asian pop culture (anime, manga, music, movies, video games, etc) and its fandom. The event runs from Friday to Sunday and is packed with a schedule that has tons to do.

When is Otakon 2019?

See you all again soon, and remember to save the dates for July 26-28, 2019! Otakon® is an annual celebration of Asian pop culture (anime, manga, music, movies, video games, etc.) and its fandom!

When is Otakon 2022?

Countdown to Otakon 2022! July 29 th – 31 st 2022 Register online, spend less time in line and get to the action faster. Otakon 2021 was a success we never could have imagined, coming at a time that none of us dreamed we’d ever see.

Who is the official housing provider for Otakon 2022?

Maritz Global Events (formarly Experient) is the official housing provider for the 2022 Otakon Convention. Beware! Solicitation of hotel reservations from any other company is not authorized by Otakorp, Inc. and may not have accurate room inventory, unreasonable cancellation or change penalties, or be completely non-refundable.

How do I register to attend Otakon?

In order to attend Otakon you must be a member of Otakorp, Inc. Once a member of Otakorp, Inc., you will also need to register to attend Otakon. This seems complicated but we’ve set it up so that purchasing a membership automatically sets you up with a convention registration, because only members of Otakorp, Inc. may register to attend Otakon.

What is the attendance rate at Otakon?

Attendance increased by 9.3% after two consecutive years of decreasing attendance. First year Otakon was held at the Walter E. Washington Convention Center in Washington, D.C. Attendance decreased 14.4%.

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