Convention Schedule


List of 2004 North American Conventions

Convention Dates Location
Arisia 2004 January 16-18, 2004 Boston Park Plaza Hotel & Towers
Boston, MA
Genericon 2004 January 16-18, 2004 Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
Troy, NY
ChibiCon 2004 January 17, 2004 Montgomery College
Conroe, TX
MarsCon 2004 January 23-25, 2004 Clarion Hotel
Williamsburg, VA
Ohayocon 2004 January 23-25, 2004 Hyatt Regency Columbus
Columbus, OH
Ushicon 2004 January 30 - February 1, 2004 Marriott at the Capitol
Austin, TX
Anime Pop Film Festival 2004 February 6-8, 2004 Dallas Museum of Art and Landmark's Magnolia Theatre
Dallas, TX
Boskone 2004 February 13-15, 2004 Sheraton Boston Hotel
Boston, MA
Furry Weekend Atlanta 2004 February 13-15, 2004 Holiday Inn Atlanta Airport
Atlanta, GA
Katsucon 2004 February 13-15, 2004 Hyatt Regency Crystal City
Arlington, VA
Gallifrey One 2004 February 13-16, 2004 Airtel Plaza Hotel
Van Nuys, CA
ConDFW 2004 February 20-22, 2004 Radisson Hotel Dallas North-Richardson
Richardson, TX
KosaiKon Winter AniFest 2004 February 21, 2004 Villanova University
Villanova, PA
A Weekend with Tomino 2004 February 27-28, 2004 University of Houston, University Center
Houston, TX
Kamecon 2004 February 28, 2004 Manchester Memorial High School
Manchester, NH
Emerald City Comicon 2004 February 29, 2004 Qwest Field - West Field Plaza
Seattle, WA
Anime Overdose 2004 March 5-6, 2004 Santa Clara University
Santa Clara, CA
MegaCon 2004 March 5-7, 2004 Orange County Convention Center
Orlando, FL
TransformersCon 2004 March 12-13, 2004 Holiday Inn Select Toronto Airport
Toronto, ON, Canada
Kei-kon 2004 March 12-14, 2004 University of Victoria
Victoria, BC, Canada
No Brand Con 2004 March 12-14, 2004 University of Wisconsin - Eau Claire, Davies Center
Eau Claire, WI
Tekkoshocon 2004 March 12-14, 2004 Pittsburgh Marriott North
Cranberry Township, PA
Animaritime 2004 March 19-21, 2004 Mount Allison University
Sackville, NB, Canada
Anime Express 2004 March 19-21, 2004 Embry-Riddle University
Daytona Beach, FL
Anime Oasis 2004 March 19-21, 2004 Boise Airport Holiday Inn
Boise, ID
Lunacon 2004 March 19-21, 2004 Rye Town Hilton
Rye Brook, NY
Wizard World Los Angeles 2004 March 19-21, 2004 Long Beach Convention Center
Long Beach, CA
RECCA Con 2004 March 20, 2004 Los Medaos College
Pittsburg, CA
Toronto AnimeCon / Transformers Expo 2004 March 20-21, 2004 Metro Toronto Convention Centre
Toronto, ON, Canada
AggieCon 2004 March 25-28, 2004 Texas A&M University
College Station, TX
Anime Detour 2004 March 26-28, 2004 Minneapolis Airport Marriott
Bloomington, MN
Cleveland Colossal Convention 2004 March 26-28, 2004 Holiday Inn Cleveland South Independence
Independence, OH
I-Con 2004 March 26-28, 2004 Stony Brook University
Stony Brook, NY
UMF-Con 2004 March 26-28, 2004 University of Maine at Farmington
Farmington, ME
T-MODE 2004 April 2-3, 2004 Holiday Inn Washington-Dulles Int'l Airport
Dulles, VA
Conbust 2004 April 2-4, 2004 Smith College (Seelye Hall)
Northampton, MA
FITcon 2004 April 2-4, 2004 Florida Institute of Technology
Melbourne, FL
Middle Tennessee Anime Convention 2004 April 2-4, 2004 Nashville Marriot at Vanderbilt University
Nashville, TN
UBCon 2004 April 2-4, 2004 University of Buffalo
Buffalo, NY
Cherry Blossom Festival Anime Marathon 2004 April 3, 2004 Freer Gallery of Art
Washington, DC
Mini-Con 2004 April 3, 2004 Tulsa Event Center
Tulsa, OK
Norwescon 2004 April 8-11, 2004 DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Seattle Airport
Seattle, WA
Takoma Park Library Anime Marathon 2004 April 9, 2004 Takoma Park Library
Washington, DC
Anime Boston 2004 April 9-11, 2004 Boston Park Plaza Hotel & Towers
Boston, MA
Cybercon Expo 2004 April 10, 2004 Radisson Hotel
Mt. Laurel, NJ
DairyCon 2004 April 10, 2004 Ramada Plaza Hotel
Fond du Lac, WI
Techwood Con 2004 April 10, 2004 Georgia Tech Student Center
Altanta, GA
Animarathon 2004 April 17, 2004 Bowling Green State University
Bowling Green, OH
Otaku Unite Premiere 2004 April 17, 2004 Philadelphia Film Festival / International House
Philadelphia, PA
Concinnity 2004 April 17-18, 2004 Milwaukee School of Engineering, Cudahy Student Center
Milwaukee, WI
Bakuretsu Con 2004 April 23-25, 2004 Best Western Windjammer Inn & Conference Center
South Burlington, VT
Sakura-Con 2004 April 23-25, 2004 Seattle Airport Hilton & Sea-Tac Marriott Hotel
Seattle, WA
Anime City 2004 April 24, 2004 Bishop Anstey High School & Trinity College East
Trincity, Trinidad & Tobago
TNT 2004 April 29 - May 2, 2004 Centro de Convenciones Tlatelolco
Mexico City, Mexico
PersaCon 2004 April 30 - May 2, 2004 Ramada Inn
Madison, AL
Pittsburgh Comic Con 2004 April 30 - May 2, 2004 Monroeville Convention Center
Monroeville, PA
WonderCon 2004 April 30 - May 2, 2004 Moscone Center
San Francisco, CA
Hanami Anime Festival 2004 May 1-2, 2004 Brooklyn Botanic Garden Auditorium
Brooklyn, NY
Final Fantasy Concert 2004 May 10, 2004 Walt Disney Concert Hall
Los Angeles, CA
eigoManga Campus Invasion 2004 May 14, 2004 San Francisco State University
San Francisco, CA
Anime Central 2004 May 14-16, 2004 Hyatt Regency O'Hare Chicago
Rosemont, IL
Otafest 2004 May 15-16, 2004 University of Calgary
Calgary, AB, Canada
Anime North 2004 May 21-23, 2004 Toronto Congress Centre
Toronto, ON, Canada
JACON 2004 May 21-23, 2004 University of Central Florida
Orlando, FL
Mobicon 2004 May 21-23, 2004 Airport Plaza Hotel
Mobile, AL
Wizard World Philadelphia 2004 May 21-23, 2004 Philadelphia Convention Center
Philadelphia, PA
Animazement 2004 May 28-30, 2004 Sheraton Imperial Hotel and Convention Center
Durham, NC
Anime Mid-Atlantic 2004 May 28-30, 2004 Holiday Inn Select Koger Center
Richmond, VA
Califur 2004 May 28-30, 2004 Atrium Hotel
Irvine, CA
FanimeCon 2004 May 28-31, 2004 San Jose McEnery Convention Center
San Jose, CA
Pacific Media Expo 2004 May 29-31, 2004 Anaheim Hilton & Towers/Anaheim Convention Center
Anaheim, CA
A-Kon 2004 June 4-6, 2004 Adam's Mark Hotel
Dallas, TX
C-ACE 2004 June 4-6, 2004 The Chimo Hotel
Ottawa, ON, Canada
Hayward-Con 2004 June 6, 2004 Centennial Hall
Hayward, CA
DreamCon 2004 June 11-13, 2004 Adam's Mark Jacksonville
Jacksonville, FL
Lakewood Public Library Anime Festival 2004 June 12, 2004 Lakewood Public Library, Lower Level
Lakewood, OH
AnimeNEXT 2004 June 18-20, 2004 Crowne Plaza Meadowlands
Secaucus, NJ
PortConMaine 2004 June 18-20, 2004 Best Western: The Merry Manor Inn
South Portland, ME
BotCon 2004 June 19-20, 2004 Pasadena Convention Center
Pasadena, CA
Morphicon 2004 June 25-27, 2004 Clarion Columbus North Hotel
Columbus, OH
JAFAX 2004 June 26-27, 2004 Grand Valley State University
Allendale, MI
Anime Expo 2004 July 2-5, 2004 Anaheim Convention Center
Anaheim, CA
Anthrocon 2004 July 9-11, 2004 Adam's Mark Hotel
Philadelphia, PA
Metrocon 2004 July 9-11, 2004 Crowne Plaza Hotel
Tampa, FL
ConnectiCon 2004 July 16-18, 2004 University of Hartford
West Hartford, CT
Ikasucon 2004 July 16-18, 2004 Clarion Hotel
Cincinnati, OH
Northern Anime Festival 2004 July 16-18, 2004 Durham College, UOIT Oshawa Campus
Oshawa, ON, Canada
La Mole 2004 July 16-19, 2004 Expo Reforma
Mexico City, Mexico
Animethon 2004 July 17-18, 2004 Grant MacEwan College
Edmonton, AB, Canada
Comic-Con International: San Diego 2004 July 22-25, 2004 San Diego Convention Center
San Diego, CA
Trinoc*coN 2004 July 23-25, 2004 Durham Marriott and Convention Center
Durham, NC
Ai-Kon 2004 July 30 - August 1, 2004 Sheraton Hotel
Winnipeg, MB, Canada
Otakon 2004 July 30 - August 1, 2004 Baltimore Convention Center
Baltimore, MD
The Official Transformers Collectors' Convention 2004 July 30 - August 1, 2004 Donald E. Stephens Convention Center
Rosemont, IL
Sacramento Anime & Manga Show 2004 July 31 - August 1, 2004 Sunrise Mall
Citrus Heights, CA
Anime Festival Orlando 2004 August 6-8, 2004 Wyndham Orlando Resort
Orlando, FL
O-ChibiCon 2004 August 6-8, 2004 Hampton Inn / Clarion Inn
Houston, TX
Cosplay Ice Cream Social 2004 August 8, 2004 Small World Park
Pittsburg, CA
GothPlay 2004 August 8, 2004 Rock Island Night Club
Denver, CO
QuakeCon 2004 August 12-15, 2004 Gaylord Texan Resort & Convention Center
Grapevine, TX
Wizard World Chicago 2004 August 13-15, 2004 Donald E. Stevens Convention Center
Rosemont, IL
AnimeDay 2004 August 14, 2004 Richardson Square Mall
Richardson, TX
Yasumi Con 2004 August 14-15, 2004 Florida International University
Miami, FL
Gen Con Indy 2004 August 19-22, 2004 Indiana Convention Center
Indianapolis, IN
Anime Evolution 2004 August 20-22, 2004 Simon Fraser University (Burnaby Campus)
Burnaby, BC, Canada
Galaxa-Con 2004 August 21, 2004 Ramada Inn Akron/Kent
Kent, OH
Canadian National Comic Book Expo 2004 August 27-29, 2004 Metro Toronto Convention Centre
Toronto, ON, Canada
Official Stargate SG-1 Convention 2004 August 27-29, 2004 Radisson Hotel O'Hare
Rosemont, IL
Anime City 2004 August 28, 2004 Port of Spain POS
Trincity, Trinidad & Tobago
Tales of Anime 2004 August 28, 2004 Cathedral Hill Hotel
San Francisco, CA
Penny Arcade Expo 2004 August 28-29, 2004 Meydenbauer Center
Bellevue, WA
Noreascon 4 / Worldcon 2004 September 2-6, 2004 Hynes Convention Center
Boston, MA
AnimeFest 2004 September 3-6, 2004 Hyatt Regency Dallas - At Reunion Tower
Dallas, TX
Dragon*Con 2004 September 3-6, 2004 Hyatt Regency Atlanta & Atlanta Marriott Marquis
Atlanta, GA
Mephit Furmeet 2004 September 3-6, 2004 Holiday Inn Select Memphis International Airport
Memphis, TN
Anime Vegas 2004 September 4-6, 2004 Cashman Center
Las Vegas, NV
KumoriCon 2004 September 4-6, 2004 Portland Marriott Downtown
Portland, OR
Ghetto Cosplay Photoshoot & Contest 2004 September 11, 2004 Cranes Roost Park
Altamonte Springs, FL
JapanTown Anime Faire 2004 September 11-12, 2004 Radisson Miyako Hotel & Japan Center
San Francisco, CA
AnimeIowa 2004 September 17-19, 2004 Hotel Fort Des Moines
Des Moines, IA
Nan Desu Kan 2004 September 17-19, 2004 Holiday Inn Denver International Airport Area
Aurora, CO
Anime Weekend Atlanta 2004 September 24-26, 2004 Renaissance Waverly Hotel & Cobb Galleria Centre
Atlanta, GA
Schoolgirls and Mobilesuits 2004 September 24-26, 2004 Minneapolis College of Art and Design
Minneapolis, MN
ParaCon: Anime Festival 2004 September 26, 2004 Paramount Canada's Wonderland
Toronto, ON, Canada
Ani-Magic 2004 October 1-3, 2004 Hyatt Valencia / Santa Clarita Convention Center
Valencia, CA
MAGFest 2004 October 1-3, 2004 Clarion Hotel George Washington Inn
Williamsburg, VA
Trinity Con 2004 October 1-3, 2004 Holiday Inn Southfield
Southfield, MI
Cosplay Potluck 2004 October 2, 2004 Norman Public Library
Norman, OK
Super-Con 2004 October 2, 2004 Centennial Hall
Hayward, CA
Anime NebrasKon 2004 October 9, 2004 University of Nebraska - Lincoln
Lincoln, NE
KosaiKon Autumn AniFest 2004 October 9, 2004 Villanova University, Bartley Hall
Villanova, PA
ArlingCon 2004 October 10, 2004 UTA University Center Second Floor
Arlington, TX
Metreon Festival of Anime 2004 October 10, 2004 Metreon
San Francisco, CA
Anime Reactor 2004 October 22-24, 2004 Crowne Plaza Chicago O'Hare
Rosemont, IL
Oni-Con 2004 October 22-24, 2004 Sheraton North Houston at George Bush Intercontinental
Houston, TX
Delaware Anime Fans' Halloween Party 2004 October 23, 2004 AmericInn
Harrington, DE
Rumble Invasion 2004 October 23, 2004 Tower Records
San Mateo, CA
FurFright 2004 October 23-24, 2004 Sheraton Hartford Hotel at Bradley Airport
Windsor Locks, CT
Waterloo Festival for Animated Cinema 2004 October 27-30, 2004 Galaxy Cinemas, Princess Cinema
Waterloo, ON, Canada
UMF-Con 2004 October 28-30, 2004 University of Maine at Farmington
Farmington, ME
JCCC/Anime North Halloween Dance 2004 October 29, 2004 Japanese Canadian Cultural Centre
Toronto, ON, Canada
Anime USA 2004 October 29-31, 2004 Sheraton Premiere in Tyson's Corner
Vienna, VA
Chibi-Con 2004 October 29-31, 2004 Clarion Hotel & Suites
Winnipeg, MB, Canada
Oklacon 2004 October 29-31, 2004 Roman Nose State Park
Watonga, OK
Yaoi-Con 2004 October 29-31, 2004 Westin San Francisco Airport
San Francisco, CA
Ohayocon/Whempys Halloween Party 2004 October 30, 2004 6969 Worthington Galena Rd. Lot P
Worthington, OH
TNT 2004 October 30 - November 2, 2004 Centro de Convenciones Tlatelolco
Mexico City, Mexico
Carnage 2004 November 5-7, 2004 Lake Morey Resort
Fairlee, VT
Nekocon 2004 November 5-7, 2004 Chesapeake Convention Center
Chesapeake, VA
Wizard World Texas 2004 November 5-7, 2004 Arlington Convention Center
Dallas, TX
AC Cubed 2004 November 6, 2004 Chimo Hotel
Ottawa, ON, Canada
Akibiyori 2004 November 6, 2004 Ted Craig Regional Park
Fullerton, CA
Providence Anime Masked Ball 2004 November 6, 2004 Radisson Hotel Providence Harbor
Providence, RI
Ronin Con 2004 November 6-7, 2004 University of Oklahoma
Norman, OK
Anime Weekend @ LPL 2004 November 12-14, 2004 Lakewood Public Library
Lakewood, OH
Anime Festival 2004 November 13, 2004 Academy of Music Theater
Northampton, MA
ItzaCon 2004 November 13-14, 2004 Richardson Square Mall
Richardson, TX
Anime Destiny 2004 November 14, 2004 University of California Berkeley
Berkeley, CA
Anime Sound & Vision 2004 November 19-20, 2004 Crowne Plaza O'Hare
Rosemont, IL
eNerGy Anime & Game Festival 2004 November 19-21, 2004 Tribeca Performing Arts Center @ BMCC
New York, NY
Midwest FurFest 2004 November 19-21, 2004 Hyatt Regency Schaumburg, Chicago
Schamburg, IL
SugoiCon 2004 November 19-21, 2004 Cincinnati Marriott at RiverCenter
Covington, KY
Tsubasacon 2004 November 19-21, 2004 Charleston Civic Center
Charleston, WV
Cosplay Human Chess 2004 November 20, 2004 Harvard University, Pforzheimer House
Cambridge, MA
DragonFest 2004 November 21, 2004 Glendale Civic Auditorium
Glendale, CA
Chicago TARDIS 2004 November 26-28, 2004 Wyndham Chicago O'Hare
Des Plaines, IL
Gen Con So Cal 2004 December 2-5, 2004 Anaheim Convention Center
Anaheim, CA
East Meets South 2004 December 3-5, 2004 The Downtowner
Anniston, AL
SMOFcon 2004 December 3-5, 2004 Wyndham Washington
Washington, DC
Toronto AnimeCon 2004 December 5, 2004 Metro Toronto Convention Centre
Toronto, ON, Canada
Philcon 2004 December 10-12, 2004 Marriott Center City Philadelphia
Philadelphia, PA
Holiday Anime Arts and Craft Bazaar 2004 December 11, 2004 South End Neighborhood Center
Tacoma, WA
Shukujitsu No Atsumari 2004 December 12, 2004 Mile Square Regional Park
Fountain Valley, CA
La Mole Invierno 2004 December 16-19, 2004 Expo Reforma
Mexico City, Mexico
OtakuCon Miami Beach 2004 December 17-19, 2004 Fontainebleau Hilton Resort
Miami, FL
Merry Otakumas 2004 December 18, 2004 Pasadena City College
Pasadena, CA
First Night Boston 2005 December 31, 2004 Hynes Convention Center
Boston, MA
Convention Dates Location