Information on MechaCon 2006

MechaCon


August 11-13, 2006
Hilton Lafayette


Information:
MechaCon is a new concept in the anime convention arena. Bridging the genres of Anime and Transformers with Japanese cultural exhibits, panels and presentations, MechaCon is the first convention of its kind. Conveniently located on the I-10 corridor between New Orleans and Houston.

Attendance:
1,275 warm bodies
1,100 paid attendees (estimated)

Advance Rates:
$30 by Jul 1 (regular); See web site for more details

At-Door Rates:
Fri $15; Sat $20; Sun $10

Guests:
Garry Chalk (Voice Actor)
Lisa Furukawa (Singer / Pianist / Composer)
Brittney Karbowski (Voice Actress)
Limit Break Cosplay (Cosplay Troupe)
Kevin McKeever (Operations Coordinator, Harmony Gold)
Scott McNeil (Voice Actor, Ocean Studios)
Richard Newman (Voice Actor)
Doug Smith (Artist / Voice Actor)
Kira Vincent-Davis (Voice Actress)
Brett Weaver (Voice Actor, ADV Films / FUNimation)
Alec Willows (Voice Actor)

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Press Releases and News:

Jan 17, 2006 - MechaCon returns to Lafayette, LA in August

    Previous/Future Events:
MechaCon 2005  August 26-28, 2005
MechaCon 2006  August 11-13, 2006
MechaCon 2007  August 3-5, 2007
MechaCon 2008  August 1-3, 2008
MechaCon 2009  July 24-26, 2009
MechaCon 2010  July 16-18, 2010
MechaCon 2011  August 26-28, 2011
MechaCon 2012  September 7-9, 2012
MechaCon 2013  August 23-25, 2013
MechaCon 2014  August 1-3, 2014
MechaCon 2015  July 17-19, 2015
MechaCon 2016  July 29-31, 2016
MechaCon 2017  July 28-30, 2017

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