Experience Your Fandoms - For Real

We're not exclusively anime, y'know (although we DO love it). Any and all fandoms are celebrated here! And on our turf, there's too much to explore, too much adventure to embark on NOT to feel like you've been swept up into your favorite world - near or far!

Photo credit goes to Elemental Photography

Ohio's Prime Anime-cation!

We're more than an anime convention - we're an anime-themed vacation! At Midoricon's new home, Maumee Bay Lodge & State Park, earn your ninja rank among the kage! With modern conveniences in a timeless nature retreat, Midoricon is an outdoor adventure complete with the modern conveniences of Maumee Bay Convention Center's indoor facilities, you're in for an adventure.

Photo credit goes to Suppapong Photography

Perfect Surroundings for Remarkable Photoshoots

At the tranquil, stunning lakeside backdrop of Maumee Bay, esteemed photographers an cosplayers alike travel from far and wide to capture truly one-of-a-kind photoshoot opportunities. Whether you plan on cosplaying competitively in our Masquerade, you want memorable photos of your hard work, or you are the keen eye behind the lens, Midoricon believes in supporting all mediums of artistic skill. We've even got a booking system to make finding photographers, shoot locations and group meet-ups easier!

Set Up Your Shoot!

Be Your Own Hero!

From the helm of the ZERO-ONE at our Live-Action Pokémon Snap, to dodging banana peels on our real Mario Kart racing track, we're an interactive experience like no other!

Photo credit goes to CTGraphy

Get ready to start planning your adventure!

Remember, as part of our effort to be kind to our planet, we do not provide printed copies of the schedule, but our booklets include a QR code that will load the schedule right onto your mobile device. If you won't have a device handy, be sure to plan ahead and print your own copy!

2015 Schedule

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