Dress up as your favorite anime character, participate in a game show and show off your karaoke skills at this year's Anime Expo. The Los Angeles Convention Center will be hosting this event July 1 through July 4.
The Anime Expo, otherwise known as ‘AX' will be coming to the Los Angeles Convention Center this July, a four-day event celebrating Japanese popular culture and the works of talented artists. Anime fans of all ages are invited to attend this expo that includes an Exhibit Hall, Entertainment Hall, expert panels, workshops and other activities. Catch live music and meet with artists throughout the long weekend.
This year's expo runs July 1 through July 4, 2016, with a full schedule of events starting at 10 a.m. on Friday. Visitors can participation E-gaming tournaments, karaoke, dance events and comedy workshops. Game shows, contests and competitions will be taking place throughout the event and there will be plenty of opportunities for cosplay — come dressed in costume to participate in the Masquerade and have pictures taken with other characters from your favorite games!
Guests staying at the Desert Palms Hotel & Resort in Anaheim have easy access to the convention center and other event venues around Los Angeles. The convention center is less than a 40-minute drive away down Interstate 5 near several attractions, including the Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County and the Hollywood Wax Museum.
Our spacious, family friendly hotel is just minutes from Disneyland® Resort and features spacious rooms and suites that will make you feel right at home. Stay up-to-date on expo events and stay connected with free Wi-Fi access throughout your stay.