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Convention Tuesdays: Anime Weekend Atlanta, Big Easy Con, Extra Life 5 2019

Welcome to Convention Tuesdays! Every Tuesday, I will feature and highlight conventions happening during the upcoming weekend in Alabama, or within short driving distances from Alabama.

October 31-Nov 3 — Anime Weekend Atlanta — Atlanta, Georgia

Anime Weekend Atlanta is the largest anime convention on the east coast, and is a 4 day celebration of all things anime, manga and Japanese culture. AWA is the only place in the Southeast where you can find Japanese Seiyuu (voice actors), music and fashion guests, as well as leading English voice actors and musicians.

AWA is proud to be one of the top 10 largest anime conventions in the US, and is a fun and safe place for fans to gather, cosplay, and celebrate their love of anime. AWA features the best of the best in panels, guests, gaming, amvs, and cosplay, not to mention an elegant ball and rocking Saturday Night Dance.

Learn more at: https://awa-con.com/

November 1-3 — Big Easy Con — New Orleans, Louisiana

Big Easy Con is a three day inclusive pop culture convention celebrating the one-of-a-kind culture and people that make New Orleans one of the best cities in the world.

Major guests include “Weird Al” Yankovic, Brent Spiner, Zachary Levi, and more.  Major events include a cosplay contest, gaming, and more.  Learn more at: http://bigeasycon.com/

November 2 — Extra Life 5 — Atlanta, Georgia

Learn more at: https://www.extra-life.org/