In the DC metro, Katsucon is considered one of the top cons to attend. And in reality, when it comes to guests and activities, this con really nails it. Surely, it is one of the best multicultural conventions in the country.
When this events wide range of guests attend, you’ll be posing for photos with them and grabbing autographs. For example, meet Jamie Marchi from Witchblade. Or Monica Rial Assassination Classroom. For this list, there’s many stars to meet and get to know during your visit.
And of course, there’s the exhibits. From the artist alley to the merch booths, you’ll be running from end to end, especially with so much anime represented. There’s even an art show!
During to other activities and programming, this event doesn’t just promise regular old cosplay. Instead, you have a chance to have a weekend full of LARPing.
Then, add in all the tabletop and video gaming, and you have a serious event. There’s also a manga library! Plus, you’ll have a chance to attend the charity auction, see the DJ and dance team, go to the Katsucon Formal Ball, and enter the hall costume contest.
For this event, there seems to be almost no end to the fun. And when all’s said and done, you’re going to walk away with a host of new anime to add to your collection.
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Where is Katsucon?
Who will be at Katsucon?
What will be happening at Katsucon?
Meet two of the original Power Rangers, buy some celebrity photo ops, sign up for Geek Speed Dating, buy some comic books and much more!
How can you get tickets to Katsucon?
You can buy Katsucon passes directly from their website! Just click the button below.
- Friday, Adult: $75
- Friday, Teen: $65
- Friday, Youth: $45
- Saturday, Adult: $55
- Saturday, Teen: $45
- Saturday, Youth: $25
- Sunday, Adult: $45
- Sunday, Teen: $35
- Sunday, Youth: $15
How should you get to Katsucon and where should you stay?
The event is about a 15 minute drive from the Reagan National Airport and roughly a 45 minutes drive from the Dulles and Baltimore Washington International Airports. There will also be a shuttle from the airports to the hotel. For driving directions,
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