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Animé Los Angeles

Ontario Convention Center 2000 E Convention Center Way, Ontario

Animé Los Angeles is a mid-sized fan-run convention. Special events include cosplay showcases, talent shows, dancing, gaming, and events for those 18 years old and over.

$25 – $75

ACME アクメ

Catch One 4067 W Pico Blvd, Mid-City

Visual kei band ACME アクメ hits the road for their first US West Coast tour.



Vista Theatre 4473 Sunset Drive, Los Feliz

What should have been an easy bounty turns into biological war after a terrorist gets ahold of a deadly virus. Drawn in by the pretty price on the mastermind’s head, Spike and the Bebop crew are ready to collect a much-needed reward. Part of Secret Movie Club's ANIMATION BUFFET series.


SFVJLI Japanese Conversation Class

San Fernando Valley Japanese Language Institute 12953 Branford St., Arleta

This is a course for adults who want to learn a wide variety of basic expressions in Japanese. The course introduces basic Japanese sentence structures, conversations, vocabulary and cultural findings. There is no prerequisite for this course, however some knowledge in Japanese language and culture is a plus.


Workshop: Kanji and Calligraphy

The Japan Foundation, Los Angeles 5700 Wilshire Boulevard Suite 100, Miracle Mile

Learn kanji formations and the concept of radicals and how to write Japanese calligraphy (Shodo).


Select Movie Theaters Around Los Angeles

WEATHERING WITH YOU is the new film from the creative team behind YOUR NAME. Japan’s official International Feature Film entry to the 2020 Academy Awards®.


Hello Kitty Cafe Truck – Torrance

Del Amo Fashion Center 3525 Carson St, Torrance

The Hello Kitty Cafe Truck will be returning to Del Amo Fashion Center on Saturday 1/18! Come visit them in the courtyard near the AMC Theaters between 10am-8pm and pick up some supercute treats and merch, while supplies last.

ANIME Impulse – Anime & Cosplay Convention

Pomona Fairplex 2118 N. White Avenue, Pomona

A place for casual fans and otakus to gather and indulge in fandom with celebrities, special guests, eSports, panels, cosplay, VIP parties, vendors, artist alleys, delicious food, treats, and the cutest (kawaii) fashion.