May 26 – 28, 2017
Times: Thurs. 6pm-midnight; Fri.-Sat. 9am-2am; Sun., 9am-5pm
Venue: Raleigh Convention Center Area: Downtown Raleigh
Admission: $ 55-$ 65 for adults; $ 25-$ 40 for children 6-12
Animazement is a volunteer, fan-run anime convention at the Raleigh Convention Center (Memorial Day weekend), celebrating popular Japanese visual culture in all of its forms. The convention attracts thousands of attendees, and features a huge range of events, such as videos, cultural demos, fan and guest panels, J-pop/rock concerts, martial arts demos, craft classes, artists, vendors and more. Tickets may be purchased at the door. For more information, visit the event website.