AniRevo: Winter

AniRevo: Winter is an annual convention run by Anime Revolution in February (previously January). In its first year the convention was small 1-day event but grew into a Sunday-Monday 2-day event.

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Harumatsuri

Harumatsuri (formerly J-Fest) is an annual 1-day mini convention run by Anime Evolution midway between the annual AE conventions. The event usually runs sometime in March and is hosted at the Nikkei National Museum.

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SFU Summer Festival

The SFU Summer Festival is an event hosted outside in the SFU Burnaby Campus’s Convocation Mall by SFU Anime typically sometime in July. Many of the artists at conventions show up at the festival, along with “matsuri” style games and stage events.

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Minicomi

Minicomi is an annual 1-day event typically run sometime during July in Olympic Village. The event focuses on promoting local artists and attracts a number of the artists that go to conventions. The event is free to attend.

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Vancouver Halloween Parade & Expo

The Vancouver Halloween Parade & Expo is a parade and vendor expo that takes place around the end of October. It is not dedicated to anime but a third of the expo’s cosplayers and vendors are anime related and they have anime related guests.

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Fan Expo Vancouver

Fan Expo Vancouver is a convention that takes place in November (April before 2016) in the Vancouver Convention Center. The convention is not dedicated to but does include anime.

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Akimatsuri

Akimatsuri is an annual 1-day mini convention run by Anime Evolution in the late fall or winter. It includes many of the events traditionally at Anime Evolution on a smaller scale.

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