AnimeCon UK

AnimeCon UK is an enormous international Anime, Manga, and K-Pop Festival!

A showcase of the best of Asian pop culture in the UK’s largest exhibition venue, The NEC in Birmingham. It brings together the communities of artists, anime fanatics, pro cosplayers, the K-pop and J-pop obsessed for two days of unique exhibits, amazing shopping, parties, exclusive screenings, extensive panels and appearances by some of the world’s biggest creators.

We love anime and want to create the biggest celebration of Asian culture in the UK! AnimeCon UK is a party, a market and a music festival all rolled into one; a dedicated showcase of Otaku popular culture, an amazing space for the community to call their own.

Opening times*
Saturday: 10:00am - 11:00pm
Sunday: 10:00am - 6:00pm

*times subject to change

UK Games Expo

UK Games Expo is the largest Hobby Games Convention in the UK - where all aspects of the gaming hobby are represented under one roof.

Tabletop games are classic, and usually played sat around a table. This includes boardgames, roleplaying games, card games, party games and any game that is not played on a computer or console.

It is all about having fun with friends and family together in a group, making new friends and discovering the thousands of Tabletop games that exist.

Opening times*
Friday: 9:00am - midnight
Saturday: 9:00am - midnight
Sunday: 9:00am - 4pm

*times subject to change