Announcements!


Lost And Found

April 7th 2014, 21:54 UTC

If you lost an item during the convention please fill out the form below. We will do our best to re-unite you with your items. Lost and Found


We appreciate your feedback!

April 7th 2014, 21:50 UTC

Thanks for another wonderful year at Anime Detour. We value feedback from everyone so we can make our convention better every year. If everyone could please take the time to fill out a feedback form we would love to have your input. When giving comments, please be descriptive. "I don't like X" isn't as helpful as "X could be improved if Y was done"...


Anime Detour App for Windows Phone

April 2nd 2014, 22:19 UTC

In addition to iOS and Android, we now have our app availiable for Windows Phone. Follow the link below to get it for your phone. http://www.windowsphone.com/en-us/store/app/anime-detour/ac76b039-5977-4e79-ac09-5de4eb94497f


Hotel Arrangements - no more transfers needed

April 2nd 2014, 13:32 UTC

Hotel Arrangements - no more transfers needed. Because of the generous help of some of your fellow Detour attendees we have made it to our transfer goal.


Dungeon Marauders

April 2nd 2014, 12:58 UTC

Anime Detour will be the first ever location for the convention specific features of Dungeon Marauders (A Dungeon Delving Card Game for iOS). Get the free game on your phone (https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/dungeon-marauders/id742928950?ls=1&mt=8), and watch for the posters around the hotel to scan for the Anime Detour specific dungeon. Defeating t...


Use of Electronic Cigarettes is prohibited in the Hotel

April 1st 2014, 16:39 UTC

We had a couple of people come to us and ask if electronic cigarettes or eCigs were permitted in the hotel. The answer has finally come back to us, and at this time it is the hotel's policy that e-cigs are the same as their tobacco smoking policy. Outdoor use only at least 25’ away from public entrances. We understand that some may feel d...


Overflow Rooms at Crowne - still available

April 1st 2014, 16:30 UTC

Anime Detour still has some rooms available at the overflow Hotel in the AD Block To book at room at the Crowne, in the AD Room Block please follow this link: http://bit.ly/PaVoWP Or you can just visit the Crowne's website: http://www.cpmsp.com/ - Enter check-in of 4/4 and check-out of 4/6 and click Book now, and then use the code ADT for th...


Shuttle service between the Crowne and DoubleTree

April 1st 2014, 16:30 UTC

We will have regular shuttle service between the Overflow hotel, the Crowne Plaza Bloomington and the DoubleTree Bloomington. The shuttles will run every 30 minutes non-stop starting Friday morning at 8am, through Sunday at 8pm.


Social Media At Con

April 1st 2014, 06:08 UTC

Anime Detour is almost here! If you want the latest information at con make sure to follow @animedetour on Twitter. Our offical hashtag for the year is #AD2014. Can't wait to see everyone this year and all the fun thats already in the works. See everyone Friday!


Overflow Hotel for Anime Detour - Update

March 26th 2014, 09:54 UTC

The Hotel team has expanded the block at the Crown Plaza for rooms. Crowne Plaza Bloomington 5401 Green Valley Drive Bloomington, MN 55437 Phone: 952-831-8000 Feel free to call in and ask to book the room under Anime Detour, or use Booking code ADT. We have also extended the reservation window with the Crowne Plaza until midnight on Marc...


Anime Detour Mobile App

March 24th 2014, 09:00 UTC

Anime Detour is proud to announce the mobile app for both Android and iOS this year. To make the app this year we had to start from scratch so some Android users may notice a few features missing from last year. We will be putting those features back in for next year! Android iOS ...


Cosplay Contest news

March 23rd 2014, 20:13 UTC

The Cosplay Contest is full and no longer taking entries. If you have any questions, please stop by our table on Friday between noon and 6pm. See you at Detour!


Overflow Hotel for Anime Detour

March 19th 2014, 18:22 UTC

We apologize for the short notice, but we would like to provide information regarding this year's overflow hotel. Our overflow hotel this year is the Crowne Plaza Bloomington (5401 Green Valley Drive, Bloomington, MN 55437), and can be reached at 952-831-8000. Feel free to call in and ask to book the room under Anime Detour, or use Booki...


Anime Detour Volunteers

March 17th 2014, 11:43 UTC

Attention attendees, Are you interested in helping out at the con? If so, please check out our Volunteer Department Webpage for information on the different positions. The following link will direct you to the requested volunteer hours for this year. AD Volunteer Requests This year we also have a new prize layout: 2 hours: Small it...


Fanfic Contest Deadline in 5 Days!

March 9th 2014, 20:21 UTC

Just a reminder that we will only be accepting entries into this year's fanfic contest until 11:59pm on Friday, March 14th. So, please send in your stories! We really want to read all of them and hand out prizes. So, help us fill our three weeks before Detour with lots of reading.