What's Open

Otakon 2017 Status Page

This page lists the status of applications and forms for Otakon 2017 which will be available at otakon.com 
For convention operating hours, see the Hours of Operation page

Registration (Online Member Registration)

Open: Feb. 17, 2017, noon - Aug. 9, 2017, 10 p.m.

Opening: February-March 2017

Anisong World Matsuri Ticket Sales

Open: May 1, 2017, noon - Aug. 12, 2017, noon

Advertising Opportunities

Anime Music Video Submission

Artist Alley Professional Row Table Application

Open: Dec. 28, 2016, 7 p.m. - Jan. 16, 2017, midnight

Will remain open until after the first wave of Standard Table Acceptances are sent out.

Artist Alley Unlimited Table Application

Open: Jan. 3, 2017, 7 p.m. - Jan. 3, 2017, 11:20 p.m.

All Unlimited Booths are currently sold.

Artist Alley Standard Table Application

Open: Jan. 10, 2017, 7 p.m. - Jan. 12, 2017, 11:59 p.m.

Art Show Forms

Cosplay Coordination

Dealers Hall Booth Application

DJ Application

Fan Produced Videos

Open: March 6, 2017, noon - July 28, 2017, midnight

All Videos must be received by the end of day July, 28th 2017.

Gofer Registration

Opens: Feb. 17, 2017, noon

Hall Costume Contest Registration

LARP (Live Action Role Play)

Open: Oct. 3, 2016, midnight - April 30, 2017, 11:59 p.m.

Sign-Ups may be available during Otakon

Live Programming Application

Open: Feb. 16, 2017, 5 p.m. - April 7, 2017, noon

Panelist & Workshop Presenters

Masquerade Registration

Open: June 23, 2017, 9 p.m. - July 28, 2017, 9 p.m.

Maid Cafe Performer Applications

Open: Feb. 20, 2017, 5 p.m. - May 1, 2017, 5 p.m.

Press & Industry Registration

Opens: May 1, 2017, noon