“Ramencom” Coming This Weekend To NWI
September 18, 2014 — The “Ramencon” anime convention is returning tomorrow (Fri) through Sunday to Radisson Hotel Star Plaza in Merrillville.
The three-day convention offers attendees numerous activities, panels and special guests. Co-chair Chris Kaemerer says the convention attracted approximately 1500 attendees last year from Indiana, Illinois, Michigan, Wisconsin, Ohio, New York and California. This year, convention planners are hoping to attract more than 2,000 attendees. Special events include autograph sessions with Todd Haberkorn and J. Michael Tatum, voice actors; panels; anime and movie screenings; a costume contest; and music entertainment.
Vendors will also offer anime merchandise, DVDs, manga (the comic book version of anime), and other items and artists who specialize in a variety of styles.
For more information, visit www.ramencon.com.
Source: South Shore Convention and Visitors Authority