WasabiCon PDX is a consumer focused media event designed to connect fans together in a fun, friendly, and entertaining environment. Started in Portland in 2012 under the name Newcon PDX, WasabiCon PDX is one of the PNW’s most popular anime conventions. The event focuses on five key facets of fandom: Anime (including Manga & Asian Culture), Cosplay, Kpop, Tabletop Gaming, and Video Games.
Saturday Only Pass – $35
Sunday Only Pass -$25
Weekend Pass ADVANCE DISCOUNT! – $35
Advanced discount ended June 30, 2023.
Weekend Pass – $45
FRI 6 PM to 10 PM (Weekend Badge Pickup Only)
SAT 10 AM to 11:59 PM
SUN 10 AM to 6 PM
WasabiCon takes up over 45,000 square feet of the Hilton Portland Downtown in Portland, Oregon.
921 SW 6th Ave
Parking at the Hilton Portland Downtown and is valet only for $55 a day. However, there are a number of parking and transportation options within walking distance of the convention. Click here for a complete list of parking a transportation options.
For our event, the Hilton Portland Downtown has offered a special convention attendee rate of $179/night for the entire weekend for rooms with two queen beds or one king bed.
Reservations must be made before July 15, 2023 to secure the convention rate.
Hotel space is limited, so reserve your room early!
Sponsors & Partners
Please check out these amazing businesses and organizations who help make WasabiCon PDX possible! Interested in advertising, partnership, and sponsorship opportunities? Click here.