[From Anime Clubs Unite] Anime USA Convention
I would like to let your club know about Anime USA
an anime convention near Washington DC celebrating its eighth
anniversary, and the opportunity we are providing to clubs such as
yours to receive a $5 discount per person off the current membership
rates if you register as a group (8 or more) for a $30 per person
for regular membership and $48 for Silver membership. Registration
deadline is 31 Oct 2006. The registration rate at the door will be
and Silver memberships are only available by pre-registering.
Anime USA will be held November 17-19, 2006 at the Sheraton Premiere
in Tysons Corner, Vienna, VA, 20 minutes west of Washington, DC.
We offer two different membership options:
Regular Membership: Full access to the dealers room, video rooms,
video gaming room, art show, artist alley, panels, workshops, con
Silver Membership: Regular Membership benefits plus complimentary
convention T-shirt and pin, and a Special Badge.
If you submit a registration for eight or more memberships at one
each person can receive a $5 discount off the membership option they
choose. Please see our registration page for details on how to submit
a group registration.
Anime USA is also still looking for volunteers. If you want an
opportunity to see a con from the other side consider volunteering to
help make Anime USA a success. Volunteers receive perks based on the
number of hours they work. Perks range from a free T-shirt to that
plus membership reimbursement and crash space. See our volunteer
Anime USA will have a dealers room, five video rooms, five panels and
workshops, an AMV room, a Cosplay room, video gaming room, LARP, LAN
Party, CCG gaming, art show, artist alley, manga library, plus major
events like concerts by PLID, the J-pop band MAX, and Nen Daiko,
cosplay contest, anime music video contest, original animation
contest, video game contests, guest autographs, and marital arts
Guests include Japanese musical group MAX; voice actor Chris Patton
and his band PLID, taiko drummers Nen Daiko; voice actors Greg Ayres,
Crispin Freeman, Caitlin Glass, Monica Rial, and Patrick Seitz;
Pop Mhan; authors Robert Aldrich and Tee Morris; web comics Blue and
the Blond, Chisuji, and Paradox Lost; cosplayers Ricky and Karen
Marty Gear, Jace Moore, and Rosiel.
For further information, including complete details pertaining to
group discounts, visit our website at www.animeusa.org.
I hope to see you there!!!