The New York Anime Festival is a celebration of Japanese popular culture from the creators of New York Comic Con. NYAF conducts, promotes and is involved in anime and Japanese cultural activities year-round in New York City, including events at Kinokuniya Bookstore, Japan Society and the Brooklyn Botanic Garden’s Sakura Matsuri. Our flagship event is the New York Anime Festival at New York Comic Con.
Taking place at the Javits Center in Midtown Manhattan October 13-16, 2011, the New York Anime Festival at New York Comic Con showcases the best of anime pop culture, including the latest anime, manga, Japanese cinema, music and games as well as anime-influenced comics, animation and films from around the world. The festival features exclusive and extensive screenings, a gala cosplay masquerade, sessions with the some of the biggest names in anime from Japan, Asia and America, and explores the Japanese cultural experience with displays of both traditional and cutting-edge Japanese life.
Exhibitor information can be found at http://www.newyorkcomiccon.com/en/Exhibitor-Info/Want-To-Exhibit/
The New York Anime Festival is proudly brought to you by Reed Exhibitions – the world’s largest event organiser and in collaboration with the creators of New York Comic Con (NYCC). The New York Anime Festival is another killer event by ReedPOP – the Pop Culture Group at Reed Exhibitions. ReedPOP also runs the New York Comic Con (NYCC), Chicago Comic & Entertainment Expo (C2E2), Singapore Toy, Game & Comic Convention (STGCC), New York Anime Festival, Star Wars Celebrations, UFC Fan Expos and PAX.