Registration Info

A note to everyone that registered online that if you have a Paypal receipt for your registration then you are registered, regardless if you received additional notification or not.  All Paypal payments have been accounted for and have a badge. Also, for those that are not registered, we cannot guarantee that you will be registered due to the registration cap. However, if you come to register early Friday your chances are quite good.

Programming Book and Schedule Now Available

The AnimeIowa 2011 Programming Book and Programming Schedule are now available! Remember, the schedule is subject to change at any time so remember to check the Anime Iowa website, Facebook page, or Twitter feed for updates. See you at AnimeIowa 2011!

Mainstage Cosplay Sign-up Now Open

The sign-up page for Mainstage Cosplay is now open. If you wish enter a cosplay for contest at AnimeIowa 2011 fill out the form and get ready to strut your stuff on stage! You may also sign-up at the convention. Be sure to check out the Cosplay page for more information.

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Theme Song Contest

Pull out your writing material and musical instruments and express your joy about AnimeIowa in song! Submission must be entered before midnight on Sunday, July 24. Be sure to check out the rules and submission instructions on the forum.
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Volunteers are a crucial part of AnimeIowa. Volunteers and work for the convention and get points for their time. Those points can be turned in for prizes or even free registration for next year.

As a special promotion, if you sign up for volunteering before midnight on July 27th your can get an extra hour of volunteer points! If you are interested in volunteering email and check out the Volunteers page for more information.

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Buu-chan Art Contest

Buu-chan is getting ready for AnimeIowa 2011 AND his birthday! Feeling creative? Help him celebrate by entering our “Two-Ways-To-Win” Birthday Contest! You don’t have to be an artist to win some great prizes! CLICK HERE to visit the information page on our Forums.

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Panel Submissions Closed

Panel submission has closed! Thanks everyone that submitted a panel; you will be notified if your panel was selected or not.

Pre-Registration Closed

Pre-registration is now closed!

Pre-Registration Ending

A reminder that pre-registration ends May 31st. After that you will have to register at the con. Last year we reached our registration cap and had to turn some people away, so make sure that doesn’t happen to you and pre-register.

Dealers Room and Artists Alley Full

Dealers Room and Artists Alley are full and no more sign ups will be accepted.

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