This is AWA's 18th year. It began in 1995 and has since grown into one of the top 10 anime conventions in North America in attendance. There are a variety of events,.including a formal ball, costume contest, packed dealers' room, videos rooms, special; guests and more.
Among the special events this year there will be an exclusive, limited seating Tea Party, hosted by Putumayo designer Shunsuke Hasegawa, and Ambassador of Cute, Misako Aoki! The tea party will take place Sunday, September 29 from 10am until 1pm at the Gallery, on the first floor of the Cobb Galleria Centre. Only 50 tickets are being sold and there are strict rules concerning attire and conduct. See the website for details.
See the registration information for pricing