Anime Mid-Atlantic 18

 

Schedule of Events for AMA 18

 

Here is the schedule of events for AMA 18. Minor changes are possible before the event. Any updates will be included on your pocket program which you will pick up at Registration desk on the third floor of the hotel.

 

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AMA 18 Digital Program Book

 

Guests bios, rules, panel and event descriptions, etc. etc. AMA 18 Digital Program Book

 

AMA 18 Tentative Schedule
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AMA 18 Draft Pocket Schedule

Last Updated: 6/8/18

 

 

Cosplay-related Events for AMA 18

 

Are you a cosplayer attending Anime Mid-Atlantic and want to know which cosplay-related events are for you?

Click the AMA Cosplay Events Flow Chart created by our Cosplay staff. Visit the Cosplay desk on the first floor for more information.

AMA Cosplay Costume Dance

Cosplay Chess

Cosplay Lip Sync

Fan Favorite Costume Contest

Fashion Show

Hall Costume Contest

Masquerade

Pose Off

 

AMA Cosplay Events Flow Chart
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AMA Cosplay Events

Last Updated: 5/15/18

 

 

AMV Contest deadline has passed.

Anime Music Video Contest

 

Talented video editors combine various music tracks with anime visuals for your viewing pleasure. Videos compete in categories like action, drama and comedy so there is a little something for everyone. And YOU vote on your favorites to determine the winners.

 

View AMV information >>>

Event Times

Screening

Friday - 2PM

Screening

Saturday - 2:30PM

AMV Awards Show

Sunday - 3PM

 

 

Art Show

 

The Art Show showcases artwork from amateur and professional artists. Artwork on display spans multiple genres and many styles. Attendees are welcomed to browse the show and bid on pieces in Sunday's Art Auction.

 

View Art Show information >>>

Event Times

Friday - TBA

Saturday - TBA

Sunday - TBA

Art Auction

Sunday - TBA

 

 

The Artist Alley for AMA 2018 has SOLD OUT.

Artist Alley

 

Located in the hallways of the first and third floors, the Artist Alley is where artists and organizations interact with attendees. Artists sell original artwork and merchandise during the weekend.

 

View the list of artists in this year's Artist Alley >>>

 

Event Times

 

Artist Alley Opens

Friday - 9AM

Artist Alley Closes

Sunday - 4PM

 

 

Autograph Sessions

 

Come and get some autographs from some of our featured guests.

 

Event Times

Friday Session

Friday - TBA

Saturday Session

Saturday - TBA

Saturday Session

Saturday - TBA

 

 

Card Tournaments

 

 

 

 

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Major Gaming Events

 

 

 

 

 

Cosplay Fashion Show

 

Friday night's cosplay event is the Cosplay Fashion Show. Strut your stuff on our fashion runway for attendees and our judges. We have multiple categories for you to compete in.

 

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Event Times

Practice

Friday - 3PM

Cosplay Fashion Show

Friday - 7:45PM

 

 

Cosplay Chess

 

Join us for a battle of the minds! Four Chess Masters will compete to see who will be the ultimate Chess Master. A battle not to be missed!

 

 

Event Times

Check In

Saturday - 1PM

Cosplay Chess

Saturday - 1:30PM

 

 

Cosplay Lip Sync Battle

 

The Competition will be Lip-Sync Battle on stage in Costume. You can use any music you want to use. You can also bring props if needed or wanted. You can lip-sync, pose while Lip Syncing, or just have fun with it on stage. You can even be dramatic. It’s up to you.

 

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Event Times

 

LipSync Battle

Friday - 4PM

 

 

Cosplay Pose Off

 

Visit the Cosplay table for signups and more information. The theme this year has been changed to Heroes vs Villians!

 

 

Event Times

Event

Saturday - 3:30PM

 

 

Dances

 

Our traditional Friday night AMA Cosplay Costume Dance and Saturday night dances return, both are scheduled shortly after concerts in Main Events.

 

Event Times

AMA Cosplay
Costume Dance

Main Event
Friday - 11PM

Saturday Night Dance

Main Event
Saturday - 11:30PM

 

 

DS Lounge

 

Wanna meet fellow Miis? Have your StreetPass ready and come to the DS Lounge located on the fourth floor of the Marriott hotel near the escalators. Have fun, meet new people, get some puzzle pieces, get some smash on, maybe even meet some gym leaders.

 

 

Fan Favorite Costume Contest

See the Cosplay table for times . . .

 

 

View for more information >>>

Event Times

Friday

TBA

Saturday

TBA

Sunday

TBA

 

 

Hall Costume Contest

See the Cosplay table for times . . .

 

 

View for more information >>>

Event Times

Friday

TBA

Saturday

TBA

 

 

Karaoke

 

The Karaoke competition returns on Friday night. So dust off your best songs, get practicing, and maybe you'll take one of our prizes home with you.

 

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Event Time

 

Karaoke

Friday - 9PM

 

 

The Masquerade (Cosplay)

 

Attendees can dress up as their favorite characters from the worlds of anime, manga, video games, and Asian culture. Entrees perform in skits in Saturday evening's Masquerade on the big stage. Awards are given by our cosplay judges for best performances and costumes.

 

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Event Times

Cosplay Reheresal

Saturday - 9:30AM

Cosplay Pre-judging
Cosplay Green Room

Saturday - 5PM

The Masquerade

Saturday - 7:30PM

 

 

Music Concerts

 

 

 

Performances

 

Edo Bushido

Friday - 9:30PM

 

Neo Atomic Motor

Saturday - 10PM

 

 

Panel and Workshop deadline has passed.

Panels and Workshops

 

Our series of panel discussions, demos, and hands-on workshops cover a wide range fandom interest from anime, gaming, culture, cinema, music and much more. Featured Guests and fan run panels will span the entire weekend. In addition to panel and workshop running in the hotel, this year TWO tents host ever more sessions.

 

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Signature Events

 

AMA hosts innovative and creativity events unique or rare to most anime conventions. This year will be no different.

Special Screenings of Ready Player One
Saturday June 16 at 4:30PM in Main Events
Sunday June 17 at 11AM in Main Events

 

Rocky Horror Live Show by Fishnet Inc
Saturday night (Sunday 12:30AM)
 

 

Pokemon Go Community Day Contest
Saturday 1PM - sign up - RPG Room
Saturday 2PM - outside
Saturday 5PM - contest results - RPG Room
 

 

 

Table Top Gaming

 

Enjoy classic and modern board games? Visit the Table Top Gaming Room and play games from our ever growing collection. Information on tournament games will also be available here.

 

Pathfinder Society

 

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Major Gaming Events

Magic the Gathering Commander League - Friday and Saturday

Dragon Ball Super TCG - Saturday and Sunday

 

 

 

Video Game Room

 

Play classic and modern video game consoles in the Video Game Room located on the third floor of the hotel. Visit the room for information on this year's competitive tournaments.

 

View for video game tournaments >>>

Video Gaming Hours

Friday

Noon - 1AM

Saturday

10AM - 1AM

Sunday

10AM - 3PM