|When||Fri, June 29,9:00 am - 12:00 pm|
|Where||Los Angeles Convention Center , 1201 S. Figueroa St., Los Angeles, CA 90015 (map)|
North America’s largest anime and Japanese pop culture celebration has been likened to Halloween in Summer. Japanese culture fans flock to Anime Expo (AX) to connect with other fans, show off creative costumes and for the rare opportunity to meet some of the most famous animation, comic book, music, game and fashion artists from Japan. AX includes an exciting slate of exclusive screenings; artists’ panels; concerts; karaoke and video competitions; and unsurpassed shopping from 300 vendors.