Dance

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The Otakurave is a dance featuring local djs from the central PA, NY, MD, VA, and DC areas. Friday and Saturday night the DJs spin everything from remixed pop songs to drum and bass, anime remixes, and everything in between. The Otakurave occurs from around 9:00 PM to 2:00 AM both nights (times will be finalized closer to the event). If you like loud music, a great crowd, and dancing all night, then this is where you want to be!

General Information & House Rules

  1. Dance is in Hall E

  2. No bags (of any size) will be allowed in the hall during dance hours

  3. No large costume props allowed

  4. Bag check will be provided

  5. Must have a valid Otakon badge to enter dance

  6. Concessions will be available for purchase and water stations (free) will be available throughout the hall

  7. No bottles will be allowed into the dance.

  8. No commercial grade photography or videographer equipment.

General

  • Location: Hall E
  • Approximate Time: Friday and Saturday nights 9:00 PM until 2:00 AM

Bag Policy

  • Bag/Coat check: Opens at 8:00PM.  There is a bag check available for a charge at the door. You must check your bag or you will not be admitted.
  • Otakon Staff will not hold, watch or in any way assume responsibility for member bags left out side, beside, or near entrance to Dance.
  • Check your coat at your own risk. The WEWCC and Otakon CANNOT be held responsible for items checked.
  • Must retain ticket to claim items checked

Note. This policy is to ensure member safety and prevent sale or distribution of prohibited substances.

Additional Rules for Otaku Rave

  • Must display badge at all times within the dance.
  • No glow sticks on strings (to avoid potential injury)
  • No excessive public displays of affection
  • If you are under the influence of ANY substances, you will be asked to leave.
  • No fighting.
  • Hula hoops can only be used provided space is available, and may or may not be permitted into the event.
  • R.O.A.R. --> Right of absolute refusal

2017 Dance Schedule

None

AK1200

Saturday Midnight-2AM

The longest running D&B DJ in the USA and founder of Big Riddim Recordings, Dave AK1200, has been a driving force within Drum and Bass culture in America since its inception.

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Legion

Saturday 10:30-Midnight

Few artists boast the creative scope of Lee Griffin and Hunter Watson, professionally known as 'Legion'. From their humble debut in 2009 on their own seminal USA based label 'Sine Language' to now releasing globally renowned anthems on most every competitive label in the industry, it is apparent the duo's technicality often goes unrivaled.