Anime Mid-Atlantic 18
Anime Mid-Atlantic is an annual Japanese animation and culture convention held each year in Virginia. Join us in June for industry guests, artistic and cultural forums, concerts and all of your favorite anime convention events.


Norfolk Waterside Marriott
Norfolk, Virginia


$50 - June 1, 2018

Visit the Registration page for Pre-Registration information.


Friday June 15 - 9AM - 2AM

Saturday June 16 - 9AM - 2AM

Sunday June 17 - 9AM - 4PM

Important Dates

May 1 - Panel Submission Deadline

*May 12 - AMV Contest Deadline

May 26 - Hotel Room Rate Deadline

June 1 - Pre-Registration Price - $50




The Anime Music Video Contest deadline has been extended to Saturday, May 12, 2018.

Rules and signups for Karaoke are now online.


The AMA Crew travels to Williamsburg this weekend to host a table at Ravencon. Stop by and pre-register for this year's convention is only weeks away.


Rules and sign ups for Cosplay Fashion Show is now online.

Rules and sign ups for Cosplay Lip Sync event is now online.


AMA will host a table at this weekend's ROFCon in Virginia Beach. Stop by our table and pre-register for this year's convention.


Potential panelists who want to host a panel or workshop at AMA 2018, please visit the Panelists page for more information. The deadline for panel submission is May 1st.


Norfolk's Waterside District is getting a new 137-foot, 12-story ferris wheel roughly across the street for AMA's hotel. It is expected to be finished in May. Ticket pricing and hours will be announced in the coming weeks. Check out the story at here.


The AMA Crew travels to Newport News this weekend to host a table at Kigcaon. Stop by and pre-register for this year's convention only a few months away.


Anime Music Video Contest guidelines and submission information is now online. The submission deadline is Friday, May 4, 2018.


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Featured Guests

Dino Andrade

Neo Atomic Motor

Charles Dunbar

Robert Axelrod

Greg Houser

Lord Ramirez

L.G. Ransom

Amy Howard-Wilson and Dave Wilson

Greg Wicker



Todd Rogers


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AMA on Tour

April 20-22, 2018
Williamsburg, VA