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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. There are a variety of prizes and categories, and room for everyone to compete. Many of these contests require entry deadlines prior to the convention, so check for updates!

AMV Contest

Welcome to SakuraCon’s 2017 AMV Contest. Last We had over 2000+ attend the main contest screening and a full AMV Room for the Replay (so about 3000 people say the contest). For the 2017 Contest Rules and to submit an entry (You will have to create a...

Opening Ceremonies Video Contest

Attention all AMV creators and video editors! Enjoy making videos? Love Sakura-Con? Want to help get people pumped up? Why not try your hand at making us a video for our Opening Ceremonies? We want our opening video to start Sakura-Con off right, and...

Skit Contest

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Karaoke Contest

Want to be Karaoke Idol of Sakura-Con 2017? Sakura-Con’s 2017 Karaoke Contest is now a two-part karaoke idol contest. You must have a badge to attend Sakura-Con both Friday and Saturday to participate in this contest. Please read the all of the r...

Mascot Contest

Contest Rules for Sakura-Con 2018 Mascot General Guidelines The Mascot should reflect the spring theme of Sakura-Con. Submitted art must contain no background, be full body characters, and should be 8.5" X 11" size or larger and at least 300dpi...

Extremely Hard Take-Home Anime Quiz

This is a multiple-choice, open-book, take-home quiz that begins on this site three weeks before the convention. "Please check back for 2017 info."

Costume Contest

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