Information on Otakon 1997

Otakon


Anime Convention

August 8-10, 1997
Marriott's Hunt Valley Inn

Organized by Otakorp, Inc.

Information:
OTAKON is the East Coast's longest-running anime convention, featuring three days of the best in Japanese animation and fan activities including our famous costume contest, art show, video gaming, panel discussions, live programming, and the largest gang of anime fans you're ever likely to see in this part of the world. Join us. You know you want to.

Attendance:
1,750 warm bodies (estimated)
4,500 turnstile attendance count (estimated)

Attendees:
Attendees View 3 FanCons.com users in attendance

Advance Rates:
$30 through Feb 28, 1997
$35 through May 30, 1997
$40 through Jul 15, 1997

Guests:
Ippongi Bang (Actress / Manga Artist / Costumer)
Kuni Kimura (Translator)
Matt Lunsford (Artist)
Jan Scott-Frazier (Director / Translator / Jane-of-all-trades)

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Previous/Future Events:
Otakon 1994  July 29-31, 1994
Otakon 1995  September 1-4, 1995
Otakon 1996  August 9-11, 1996
Otakon 1997  August 8-10, 1997
Otakon 1998  August 7-9, 1998
Otakon 1999  July 2-4, 1999
Otakon 2000  August 4-6, 2000
Otakon 2001  August 10-12, 2001
Otakon 2002  July 26-28, 2002
Otakon 2003  August 8-10, 2003
Otakon 2004  Jul 30 - Aug 1, 2004
Otakon 2005  August 19-21, 2005
Otakon 2006  August 4-6, 2006
Otakon 2007  July 20-22, 2007
Otakon 2008  August 8-10, 2008
Otakon 2009  July 17-19, 2009
Otakon 2010  Jul 30 - Aug 1, 2010
Otakon 2011  July 29-31, 2011
Otakon 2012  July 27-29, 2012
Otakon 2013  August 9-11, 2013
Otakon 2014  August 8-10, 2014
Otakon 2015  July 24-26, 2015
Otakon 2016  August 12-14, 2016
Otakon 2017  August 11-13, 2017
Otakon 2018  August 10-12, 2018

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