Information & Policies
How do I attend?
Buy a badge online. We offer individual day badges, badges for three days and VIP badges. All badges are subject to availability and can sell out.
Badge pick up will take place at the Mesa Convention Center on the days of the event, May 5th to May 7th, 2023. Early badge pick up will take place at Toy Temple Headquarters May 3rd and 4th.
Location & Hours
Anime Arizona 2023 will take place at the Mesa Convention Center on May 5th, May 6th and May 7th of 2023. The hours will be 1pm to 8pm on Friday, 10am to 7pm on Saturday and 10am to 5pm on Sunday. VIP may enter 30 minutes earlier each day, 12:30pm on Friday, 9:30am on Saturday and 9:30am on Sunday.
Anime Arizona and our staff reserves the right to refuse entry to those unwilling to surrender unapproved weapons or props. All weapons are to be evaluated by our staff to provide a safe environment for all attendees. Anything dangerous or hazardous to the safety of others will not be allowed inside.
Dress Code Policy
Our event is an all age event. As a family friendly event, Anime Arizona and it's staff reserves the right to deny entry or remove anyone deemed to be inappropriately dressed. This will be up to the evaluation and determination of the Anime Arizona staff.
Bag Check Policy
Bag Check stations will be placed at all entrances of the event. All non-approved items must be checked.
Non-Approved Items. The following items are not permitted into the building:
- Weapons or any object that could be considered dangerous or cause bodily harm
- Animals of any kind ** exceptions will be made for documented service animals
- No outside food or beverages are allowed other than sealed water bottles. All food and beverages must be purchased from the Mesa Convention Center
Guest Cancellation Policy
Those with scheduled guest appearances reserve the right to cancel their appearance at anytime. Any unforeseen cancellations will not result in a refund or reimbursement of pre-purchased tickets.
Anime Arizona has a ZERO TOLERANCE harassment policy. Any harassment or inappropriate behavior should be immediately reported to the convention staff. Any such behavior may result in immediate removal from the convention center.
Anime Arizona is always looking for Sponsorship Opportunities! Please email us if you are interested in sponsoring or playing a larger role in our event!