AniFest 2021

We will announce our date when it is confirmed!

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Senpai Squad

Expression, Passion, and Style describes SENPAI SQUAD, a brand founded in December 2019, cateriong to the anime, gaming and Itasha car community. Visit them next to the Torino Plaza at AniFest 2020!


The AniFest outdoor main stage will host a variety of Japanese cultural shows, both traditional and new!

Collegiate Taiko Showcase

We start off Anifest 2020 with a collegiate traditional Taiko showcase hosted by Alex Ito, Torino stage manager!

The Corps Dance Crew

The Corps Dance crew comes again for a second year to AniFest 2020 to perform a routine you’ve never seen before!

Royal High Tea Maid Cafe

Experience a one-of-a-kind British inspired maid cafe with high tea service! The AniFest maid cafe will be bringing an authentic, unique service of teas, treats, and sandwiches to all those who enter the maid cafe. Brought to you by Arcane Maid Cafe!


MAXIMUM ANISONG will be hosting DJ’s from all over the United States for a night event on Friday April 24th at the Nakano Theater. Don’t miss this show by getting your presale ticket today! Note: Maximum Anisong is a separate ticketed event

Idol Stage Nakano Theater

Performers from Japan and the United States will dance and sing in an all-day idol festival right at AniFest 2020!


RÖLI ANGELS from NAJOYA JAPAN return for a second showing at this year’s AniFest 2020! Come see them for a spectacular showing of Japanese Idol energy!

Super ANX Kpop Jpop Battles

AniFest 2020 will be hosting Super ANX Kpop Jpop Battles featuring their Season 9 ANX GALAXY BOUNCE!

Vendors at AniFest

AniFest hosts over a hundred vendors at AniFest! Check out the exhibition hall for your favorite anime goods or the Arist Alley for unique handcrafted items!

Pine Wind Japanese Garden

AniFest hosts the entry to the beautiful Japanese Pine Wind Garden, where you can take a relaxing stroll and get outstanding cosplay content of your favorite character!