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October 13-15, 2023 at the Prime F. Osborn III Convention Center
 Jacksonville, Florida


Are you a fan of Japanese pop culture? Manga? Asian music, films and television? WasabiCon is the place to connect with fellow fans!



Join us for a weekend of workshops, contests, panels and more as we celebrate this creative and colorful fandom. Remember: cosplay is for everyone!



Do you prefer console gaming? PC? Or maybe board games and tabletop? Whichever format, we offer dedicated areas for all players!

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Started in Jacksonville in 2012, WasabiCon is Northeast Florida’s largest and Jacksonville’s longest running pop culture convention. The event focuses on five key facets of fandom: Anime (including Manga & Asian Culture); Cosplay; Kpop; Tabletop Gaming; and Video Games.

Friday Only Pass – $20
Saturday Only Pass – $40
Sunday Only Pass -$30
3-Day Pass – $60
3-Day Pass  ADVANCE DISCOUNT! – $50
Advanced discount ends September 30, 2023.

Convention Hours:
FRI 4 PM to 9 PM
SAT 10 AM to 11:59 PM
SUN 10 AM to 6 PM


WasabiCon takes up over 165,000 square feet of the Prime Osborn Convention Center in Jacksonville, Florida. 

1000 Water Street
Jacksonville, Florida


There are over parking 900 spaces available at the Prime F. Osborn III Convention Center. Parking is $10 per day. Parking at the POCC does not include in-and-out privileges. If you leave the parking lot, you will have to pay a fee to park again. (Other parking and local transportation options are coming soon.)


WasabiCon is working with local hotels to make it easier than ever to stay nearby and enjoy a full weekend of WasabiCon goodness. Check back for options soon.

2022 Hotel Partners

Please note:
Hotel space is limited, so reserve your room early!

Media Guests

Suzie Yeung

Voice Actor


Guest update coming soon!


Guest update coming soon!

Sponsors & Partners

Please check out these amazing businesses and organizations who help make WasabiCon possible! Interested in advertising, partnership, and sponsorship opportunities? Click here.

Downtown Vision

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