Anime Central 2013!

Hey there ACen fans! We’re back for our 16th year, so help us celebrate with some sweet announcements to kick off our 2013 convention season!

Registration is Opening!
Pre-Registration for our 2013 convention Opens on September 1st, 2012. The early bird rate of $43 is available until October 1st, 2012. Skip the Registration line and choose Badge Mailing for an extra $2. Click here for more information on tier deadline, rates, and policies.

Hotel Room Blocks are Opening!

Planning to stay at one of our hotels for the convention? Our Hyatt Regency O’Hare and Hiltonroom blocks are opening on September 1st, 2012.  For information on room rates and parking visit our hotel information page on our website. The rooms go quickly so make sure you don’t miss out!  Be sure to like our page on Facebook, and follow us on Twitter for updates.

Panel Programming 2013
Panel Programming will begin accepting applications for the 2013 convention on September 1st, 2012. The policy has been updated, so please read it completely before applying. To post questions, or see what other panelists are working on check out the panel programming forums.

Exhibit Hall 2013
Applications for the Exhibit Hall will open on September 5th, 2012. If your interested in becoming an Exhibitor at Anime Central check our information and rules, and join our mailing list here. Once confirmed you can also post information about your company and network with out fans in the Exhibitor portion of the forums.

Artist Alley 2013
Thinking about trying your hand at our Artist Alley this year? Inquiring artists can join our Artist Alley/Art Show mailing list by either emailing or signing up directly here. Share tips, and network with your fellow artists on our forums. Keep an eye on the Artist Alley page of our website to review rules and rates.

Interested in Staffing for Anime Central?
Anime Central is accepting applications for our volunteer staff. There are openings in multiple departments such as Panel Programming, Registration, and Customer Service. For more information on our departments or to apply to be considered for staff click here; however, if you are interested in applying for IRT fill out the form here.

Anime Central Roadshows 2013
We have confirmed that we will be on Roadshow at Anime Weekend Atlanta, Youmacon, and Anime Milwaukee. Anime Weekend Atlanta is our next show, so be sure to stop on by and get the special Roadshow discount on your Anime Central 2013 registration. To keep an eye on which conventions we will be visiting check out our section of the forums or the website. We look forward to seeing you on the road!  

Author: Jenn

President, publisher, and blogger since October 2000