Akimatsuri (Anime Convention)
10:00 am - 6:00 pm
800 Robson Street
Akimatsuri is an annual 1-day event, held in the late fall and serves as a light version of the main convention, with a style based upon on the school, cultural and seasonal festivals held in Japan. Anime enthusiasts will find their favourite events from Anime Evolution, including panels, video screenings, Anime Music Video showings, gaming, artists, and vendors.
Regular admission is $15 at the door, or $20 for a combo pack including admission, a voucher for a skate rental at the Robson Square ice rink outside, and a hot chocolate from the rink’s snack bar. Children 6 & under are free when accompanied by a paying adult.