UK Anime Conventions

Here is a list of all known UK Conventions and Expos about Anime, Manga, Videogames and Sci-Fi that are of interest. If you notice a mistake or indeed an event that we have not listed, please get in touch with us and we can add the event to our list! Also be sure to check out our various guides to the area for travel, hotels and survival tips!

New to this list will be other smaller events related to Anime & Videogames! So if you are hosting something related and want people to know about it, please get in touch.


Guides for UK Anime Conventions and Expos

  • The Basics – Preparation and Survival Tips (coming soon)
  • Locations of UK Anime Conventions and Expos – So you don’t get lost! (coming soon)
  • Accommodation Advice – Best places to stay (coming soon)
  • Travel Advice – Things to be aware of (coming soon)
  • General Weapons Guidelines – For safe transportation and use at Cons and Expos (coming soon)
  • Cosplay Helpdesk – Need help and advice on your cosplay? (coming soon)

Information on UK Anime Conventions, Expos and Events

  • ALcon
  • Amecon
  • Ayacon
  • Auchinawa
  • Chibicon
  • Eirtikon
  • Fuyucon
  • Grand International Cosplay Ball
  • Kitacon
  • London MCM Expo
  • Memorabilia
  • Midlands MCM Expo
  • Tokyo Day

UK Anime Conventions 2010

D-Con
March 6th – 7th
Dundee, University of Dundee Student Union

Kitacon
March 26th – 28th
Northampton, Park Inn Hotel

London MCM Expo
May 29th – 30th
London, ExCeL Convention Centre, Royal Victoria Dock

Nemacon
June 19th – 2oth
Middlesbrough, Middlesbrough Town Hall

Cosplay Cruise
July 10th
London, Tower Bridge

Amecon
August 13th – 15th
Keele, Keele University

Nom-Con
August 27th – 29th
Dublin, D4 Hotels Ballsbridge Inn & Towers


UK Anime Conventions 2009

Kitacon
April 17th – 19th
Northampton, Park Inn Hotel

Fuyucon
October 23rd – 25th
Northampton, Park Inn
Official Forum Thread


UK Anime Conventions 2008

Amecon
August 8th – 10th
Leicester, University of Leicester Campus
Official Forum Thread
Amecon 2008 Diary on eMagi

ALcon 2008
September 5th – 7th
Leicester, De Montford University
Official Forum Thread
ALcon 2008 Preview on eMagi

Midlands MCM Expo
September 13th
Telford, Telford International Centre
Official Forum Thread

Telford Travel Guide

ChibiCon
September 20th – 21st
Derby, Assembly Rooms
Official Forum Thread

London MCM Expo
October 25th – 26th
London, ExCel Centre
Official Forum Thread
London Travel Guide

Auchinawa
November 14th – 16th
Glasgow, Holiday Inn Glasgow Airport
Official Forum Thread

Eirtakon
November 14th -16th
Dublin, Dublin City University
Official Forum Thread

The Grand Cosplay International Ball
November 30th
London, The Clapham Grand, St. John’s Hill
Official Forum Thread

Cosplay Cruise
July 10th
London, Tower Bridge