Bring your freaks and geeks to Anime Midwest Convention at the Donald E. Stephens Convention Center in Rosemont July 6-8 and stay at the nearby Elk Grove Chicago Hotel!
The Anime Midwest Convention will feature tons of guests like: The Gregory Brothers, Aya Ikeda, Greg Ayers, EmpathP, Chuck Huber, and so many more! You want events? The Exhibit Hall, Pachinco Fever, Maid Café, Rave Dances, Arcade Gaming and more!
Anime Midwest features epic concerts every year including fantastic guests playing everything from anime theme song covers to unique shows filled with noir, rock, and tremendous energy. Everything about Anime Midwest’s concerts is awesome. Anime Midwest has tons of panels, submitted and created by attendees like you. Talk about favorite shows, compete in homemade game shows, learn stuff, and more! Everything you love, from Lolita and Dolls, to Killa la Kill and Pokemon, we’ll have it. Want to run a panel? Go to the event submission form.
We are excited to feature tons of cosplay events, in addition to the mainstage masquerade cosplay competition, including photoshoots, meetups, panels, and much more. Join your friends and celebrate your favorite characters in costume. Enjoy the best in Chicago of free snacks, ramen, and rice all weekend. The ConSweet provides congoers with unlimited rice, ramen, and soda throughout the entire weekend. Meetup with people who like the same stuff as you. Whether it’s Ball Jointed Dolls, Lolita Fashion, Kingdom Hearts, J-Pop, or whatever, you’ll make friends here. There will be a ton of awesome guests and you can have their autograph. Autographs from most of our special guests are free, so bring your favorite DVD to get signed.
The Donald E. Stephens Convention Center is located at 5555 North River Road in Rosemont. For tickets and a full schedule of events, go online to https://www.animemidwest.com/register and follow the prompts.
The Elk Grove Chicago Hotel, located just minutes away from Anime Midwest Convention at the Donald E. Stephens Convention Center, offers affordable, comfortable rooms with amenities such as an indoor swimming pool and free Wi-Fi. Our local shuttle can take you to Woodfield Mall, Allstate Arena, and O’Hare Field. Ask about our popular Park, Stay and Fly special rates!