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Programming

Schedule Contests Panels Charity Auction

Sakura-Con Programming features fan-run and industry panels, Club Sakura dances, opening/closing ceremonies, gaming, as well as special performances. The majority of our content comes from our membership; that means fans as such as yourself play a huge role in making Sakura-Con a success. Thank you!

Ratings

The Sakura-Con ratings system provides an informal unified guide to age ratings for both live events and video programming. 

Contests

Each year Sakura-con hosts a variety of contests. We accept a wide range of participants, from first time artists to professionals, as long as you're a registered member.

Panels

In its humble beginning, Sakura-Con was a small group of fans coming together to share ideas in a local anime store. Fan panels continue the tradition of making friends and cover a wide range of topics.

Masquerade Ball

The Masquerade Ball is a family-friendly, formal, social dance. Be sure to dress to impress!

Cosplay Chess

Welcome to another exciting year of Cosplay Chess at Sakura -Con! We are hosting our three games again this year! Main, Late Night and our all-ages Improv game!

Manga Library

The Sakura-Con Manga Library is available 24/7 throughout the con. There are library staffers on duty to check your bags, help you find great manga, and answer questions.

Gaming

The Wired Rooms are a unique feature of Sakura-Con! We are pleased to provide the largest free gaming suite of any anime convention on the west coast.

Schedule

Download the Sakura-con 2018 PDF Schedule (updated 03-29-2018) now. Download the Sakura-con 2018 Guidebook  onto your phone now!

Charity Auction

Some of the coolest, most unique and collectible anime goods at Sakura-Con aren't found in the dealer's hall. You never know what sort of treasures you'll find at the annual Charity Auction.

Dances

Kawaii vs Kowai Dance Party