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July 30-31, 2022 at the Hilton Portland Downtown
Portland, Oregon


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!

About WasabiCon

Started in 2012 as Newcon PDX (and momentarily renamed to Fandom PDX in 2018) – WasabiCon PDX is Portland, Oregon’s local pop culture event for fans of cosplay, anime, gaming and everything “geek”. The two-day convention features celebrity guests, local artists, exhibitors, gaming, panels, contests and much more. Daytime programming and events are designed to be all-ages, with content presented for older attendees scheduled in the evening. The next WasabiCon PDX will take place July 30-31, 2022. Tickets are on sale!


Abby Trott

Voice Actor | Nezuko from Demon Slayer

Aleks Le

Voice Actor | Zenitsu from Demon Slayer

Maile Flanagan

Voice Actor | Naruto from Naruto: Shippuden

ANX Kpop Battles

Dance Competition Promotor

Ask Cosplay Senpai

Featured Cosplayer


Featured Cosplayer


Featured Cosplayer

Cosplay Deviants

Cosplay Models (18+ Only)

Extra Life PDX

Gaming Charity Club


Musical Guest

Kyra's Cosplay

Featured Cosplayer

Maid Cafe Mikkusu

Akihabara-Style Cafe Experience


Featured Cosplayer

Sequelcast 2 and Friends

Pop Culture Podcast

Coming Soon

To Be Announced

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Coming Soon

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The Hilton Portland Downtown

This year’s convention will take place at the Hilton Portland Downtown located at 921 SW 6th Ave, Portland, OR 97204.

The Hilton is offering a special convention-only rate of $149 a night during the weekend.

Reservations must be made no later than July 12, 2022.


You can purchase your pass to WasabiCon PDX online

Saturday Only Pass – $30
Sunday Only Pass – $20
Weekend Pass Pass – $40

You can purchase a Weekend Pass of only $30 before June 30, 2022!

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Sponsors & Partners

Please check out these amazing businesses and organizations who help make WasabiCon PDX possible!


Kawaii Box

Media Blasters

Mox Boarding House

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