We're going on a
hero's journey.

Tiny convention. giant adventure
NOVMEBER 9-11, 2018


Congoers from all around New England end their con season at ANIMAINE



ANIMAINE is a little different than other cons.



ANIMAINE knows how to throw a party.



ANIMAINE takes community seriously. Since 2011.

Here's what people say about ANIMAINE

But the biggest reason to love Maine? ANIMAINE.”
— Voice actress & director Terri Doty
The guys at ANIMAINE could really stand to give a few tips to the larger conventions...
— Nerd Caliber
The guests are more accessible than at any other con I’ve been to.
— Japanator
Sure, there were industry guests and the exclusive showing of Log Horizon, but this con is more than that. It’s about a gathering of friends, both old and new ones that never met
— RT Gomer Productions



Best Western Merry Manor Inn & Conference Center
South Portland, Maine



Call the Merry Manor Inn at (207) 774-6151 for the best rate

EST 2011

ANIMAINE was first held in 2011 when 150 anime fans came together in November for a little shindig.

We're the anime

We've learned a few things over the years. Our 2012 event was held in August, but fans told us they liked it better when ANIMAINE was the last event of the year.

every seat is the
best in the con.

We're one of the smallest cons in New England, but you wouldn't know that from our fans. You also wouldn't know it from our guest lineup or our events. Just the short lines.

a tall pint of
anime for adults.

We have hours of 18+ programming - and 21+ programming, thanks to the support of some of Maine's best breweries.

kid tested,
kid approved.

We love our young fans, too! We have a bunch of events that are great for the young and young-at-heart, and our affordable Sunday badges are perfect for attendees under 12 and their families.

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