Welcome to Kawaii Kon's home on the Web!

Kawaii Kon is a three day convention dedicated to promoting a greater awareness and appreciation for all fandoms with an emphasis on Japanese animation, culture, and traditions. Through cooperation with the community, Kawaii Kon endeavors to facilitate growth of anime, manga, Japanese culture and related industries in Hawaii and beyond. In addition to providing a central event for fans, Kawaii Kon is a vehicle for publicly sharing industry information. 

Kawaii Kon also provides the community and related industries with the opportunity to network and conduct business. Above all Kawaii Kon is a safe place for fans to gather and enjoy themselves while sharing their common goals and interests.

Since our first convention in 2005, Kawaii Kon has grown to include thousands of annual attendees. Fans, artists and industry guests gather from all over the world for the 3-Day extravaganza.  Come on and join in the fun at Kawaii Kon!

Latest News

March 30, 2015 - Thank You, Dates, and Updates

We have been so incredibly lucky to get to know all of you over the past 11 years, and it is such an honor that 10,450 people attended this year's show. Thank you, for so much amazing support over the years- we look forward to continuing to grow with all of you. At the end of the day we do this for all of you, and so we would love it if you were to fill out our feedback form and let us know what you would like to see in future years; it's how we know how to improve the show for future years! We cant wait to see you April 8-10, 2016 at the Hawaii Convention Center again!