Free COVID Testing

The convention will be here soon and if anyone’s still looking for a place to take a COVID test before the con, we have some exciting news. Ottendorf Labs is offering free COVID PCR testing on Cabarrus street at the RCC starting on Monday, May 23rd through Sunday, May 29th from 8am-1pm and from 4-8pm. No appointments necessary. This is …

2022 Schedule Is here!

Great news! We’ve released the official schedule for Animazement 2022! There are a few ways you can access our schedule. The best, most interactive way to access our schedule is to download the Guidebook app on your device. There are a few great ways to do this! Scan the QR code below Download Guidebook from the app store and search …

2022 COVID-19 POLICY

The health and safety of our attendees, guests, and staff is our top priority.  We continue to work closely with our friends at the Raleigh Convention Center to ensure that Animazement will be a safe and fun environment for everyone!  The following policies may be updated as conditions demand. Proof of Vaccination OR a recent negative COVID-19 test are required …

2022 Hotel Reservations

Mark your calendars! Hotel room blocks for Animazement 2022 will open on December 7th. At that time you will be able to reserve rooms at the Marriott, Sheraton, and Residence Inn. On December 7th, this page will be updated with links to reserve your room. You can find information on our hotel partners by clicking here.

Animazement Reconnected!

After two years of cancellations, Animazement will be reconnecting with our attendees and community through our first major live streaming event “Animazement Reconnected.” The event will be hosted through the stream service Twitch on Friday and Saturday, October 22-23rd. Event scheduling will be posted here on our website and through social media in the weeks prior to the event. Animazement …

Animazement 2021 Cancellation

It is with immense sadness that we announce the cancellation of Animazement 2021.  While restrictions have started to lift in North Carolina, there are still many restrictions in place that would not allow our event to happen to the fullest extent. Modifying the convention to fit what would be allowed would mean compromising the quality and essence of Animazement.   The …

Updates on Animazement 2021

Greetings to all our Animazement friends and family, We’re a couple months into the new year and lots of you have already started looking ahead to this May, wondering what the convention will look like, or if there will even be a convention at all.  We’re looking ahead as well.  The directors have been keeping a close eye on executive orders …

2021 Hotel Reservations

Hotel blocks for Animazement 2021 will open next week on December 8th at 9:00am. At that time you will be able to reserve rooms at the Marriott, Sheraton, and Residence Inn. On December 8th, this page will be updated with links to reserve your room. You can find information on our hotel partners by clicking here.

Animazement 2020 Cancellation

It is with great disappointment that we announce Animazement 2020 has been officially canceled for this year. This decision was not made lightly, and after many discussions with all respective parties we have come to the unfortunate conclusion that this is the best choice under the circumstances. Our board of directors reviewed the possibilities for postponing the convention to a …

Animazement 2020 – Cancellation of RCC Events

To the Animazement Community: First and foremost – we would like to thank everyone for their patience and understanding through this situation. As many of you have been following our updates, you know that we’ve been working to monitor this situation very closely. On Monday, Executive Order 120 was issued that closed public schools and banned mass gatherings over 50 …