Waku Waku +NYC Japanese Anime Con in Brooklyn NYC!

August 29, 2015 10:00 amtoAugust 30, 2015 10:00 pm



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Waku Waku +NYC Japanese Anime Con in Brooklyn NYC!

Saturday, August 29 and Sunday, August 30 from 10:00 a.m. until 10:00 p.m.

Brooklyn Expo Center – 72 Noble Street, Brooklyn

Admission: $250 VIP/$65 Weekend Pass/$45 One-Day Pass/$15 Children

What is Waku Waku? A Japanese expression for excitement and the name of a new Japanese pop culture festival launching in Brooklyn on August 29 and 30. A celebration of anime, manga, music, food, film, fashion, and more, Waku Waku +NYC features guests from Japan, interactive exhibits, workshops, exclusives, and premieres. Waku Waku +NYC encourages creativity and wants all attendees to feel “waku waku”!

Where is Waku Waku? Waku Waku +NYC’s HQ is in the brand new Brooklyn Expo Center with special events spread over Brooklyn’s Greenpoint and Williamsburg neighborhoods. Just a short hop from Manhattan by subway or water taxi, Waku Waku +NYC combines Cool Japan with New York’s coolest borough.

Be Waku Waku! Tickets to Waku Waku +NYC give you access to exhibits, panels, screenings, and signings in the Brooklyn Expo Center and across Brooklyn.

Be a VIP! Waku Waku +NYC offers a limited number of VIP tickets – including a separate entrance to the Brooklyn Expo Center, a fast pass you can use to guarantee spots in up to six panels and signings, an official Waku Waku poster and T-Shirt, and more.

For a complete and to purchase tickets, please visit Waku Waku’s website.


NHK WORLD (Television)
Delta Air Lines (Travel)
Anime News Network (Media)
Tokyo Otaku Mode (Media)
FUNimation Productions, LTD. (Anime)
Aniplex of America (Anime)
NYC YoYo Club / Kendama USA (Toys)
Kickstarter (Developer)
Ippudo (Food)
Games Area (supported by VIDEOGAMESNEWYORK)