Atlanta Anime Day
Next Date: Nov. 24th, 2018!
Day 16 - 11/24/2018
When: Saturday Nov. 24th, 2018 (10am-6:30pm)
Where: Gwinnett Infinite Energy Forum
Price: Only $5.00 at the door
FREE Entry for Military & Kids 10 and under!
Save money on your Anime Day entry fee by trading in your old manga.
Trade in your old manga and get one dollar off your entry fee into Anime Day.
For fans and by fans this one day anime marketplace brings all your anime/manga needs to you without all the hassle or extra expense associated with other conventions. Admission is only $5.00 at the door so you won't have to spend all your money just to get inside. We will be sure to have something for everyone to enjoy. Atlanta Anime Day is at the Wyndham Atlanta Galleria. We feature a large dealers room, Video room, After party dance, and FREE Parking. Enjoy the day with friends and take a break from the norm.
Atlanta Anime Day is being held at the Gwinnett Infinite Energy Forum. This venue has been great for shows such as Japanfest in the past and provides our attendees a generous amount of space and FREE parking.
Infinite Energy Forum
6400 Sugarloaf Parkway
Duluth, GA 30097
Forum administration Phone: 770-813-7500
click map for more directions
AnimeDay Schedule 10am-6:30pm
9:30am - Video Room open
10:00am - Marketplace, video games & artist area Open
10:00am - Panel: TBA (event room)
10:30am - Raffle Drawing #1 (at admission table)
11:00am - Panel: TBA (event room)
12:00pm - Panel: TBA (event room)
12:30pm - Raffle Drawing #2 (at admission table)
1:00pm - Panel: TBA (event room)
2:00pm - Panel: TBA (event room)
2:30pm - Raffle Drawing #3 (at admission table)
3:00pm - Video Game Tournament (event room)
4:00pm - Costume Winners Announced (event room)
4:30pm - Panel: TBA (event room)
6:00pm - Marketplace closed
6:00pm - After show dance (event room)
7:30pm - All events over
Our show features a 2,000 sq foot market place with a variety of anime, fantasy, comic and hobby dealers. Your sure to find some great gift ideas for both you and your friends. Its also a great place to meet other anime fans and find items you won't see anywhere else. So be sure to stop by and take a look at what our vendors have to offer.
Come visit the video area to relax and check out some new anime that you may not have seen yet. We will focus on showing the first episodes of newer anime series that just came out. Think of it as an Anime buffet. You can come in and sample a bit of everything to find out which ones you like.
Video Schedule: 9:00am-7:30pm
We are proud to announce the addition of Fan Panels to our Anime Day events. These will be held a various times throughout the day in our new Event Room.
Host a Panel:Please contact us if you are interested in running a fan panel at our show. Email us with your name, panel name, short description, tech requirements, age restrictions, and desired time. You will get two free passes and 1 hour for your panel time which includes both set up and break down.
We are pleased to announce the addition of a video game room to our Anime Day events. There will be multiple games and systems available to play. This will be a small casual gaming area that we hope all can enjoy. So stop by and get your game on.
Video Game Tournament:
Sign up starts at 10am with tournament at 4:30pm
Show us your gaming skills and take part in our mini game tournament. Sign up for the tournament starts at 10am with the contest starting at 4:30 in the Event room.
Nashville Anime Day will feature a dealer's room costume contest where the dealers, are the judges. This is a friendly competition to both encourage people to dress up and to reward those that do. The costumes will be judged on a variety of levels with awards/prizes given out to the winners at the end of the day.
To Enter: times 10am - 3:00pm (winners announced at 4:00pm)
Contest sign up will be located next to the registration desk. Contestants will be asked to fill out a short entry form with your name, character name, series, contact phone number and email address. We will also take a photo of you which will be used for the website as part of a gallery and to announce the winners online.
- Please keep it clean as this convention is open to all ages. No derogatory/offensive t-shirts or costumes.
- A good rule is the swimsuit rule. Costume should be greater then what you would wear to a public pool not less.
- To compete in the Costume Contest you must be an attendee of Anime Day.
- You must be present and in costume to register. No registering for a friend.
- Contestants 13 years old or younger you must have a parent or guardian present when registering.
- This is an amateur contest so please only enter if you made most of the costume yourself.
- Costumes should be based on Anime/Manga characters or similar themed genre like video games, comic books, sci-fi, or fantasy.
- No Weapons or sharp edged items that can be harmful to others allowed. Bring a plastic sword not a real one. All guns must be non realistic or have the bright orange safety tip.
- All rules are subject to change and final interpretations of these rules are up to the Anime Day staff members.
- By registering or attending this convention, all participants agree to these rules and give permission to Anime Day to take and use photographs and videos of said participants for online and advertising use.
If you have any specific questions or need more information please contact us and we will get answer your questions as soon as we can.