Announcements!


Hotel Reservations going live - January 13th - Noon

December 31st 2013, 12:14 UTC

The Hotel system will be going live January 13th around Noon CST. Please keep an eye on the animedetour.com website for the reservation link. If you have an official group registration with Anime Detour, please email the hotel team (see email below) to request the special group room block code. Your group must meet the official Detour group re...


Anime Detour 2014 Dealer Room: Application Form Now Open

November 3rd 2013, 15:56 UTC

We are looking for courteous, flexible, cooperative, patient dealers selling quality merchandise who can provide a fun and happy atmosphere to the shopping experience of our convention attendees. All applicants that feel they can meet this criteria are welcome to apply.


Interested in Advertising?

October 28th 2013, 21:07 UTC

Interested in advertising your business in Anime Detour's program book? Our rates are reasonable ($50 for a half page) and our convention books are printed for our 5000+ attendees as well as posted on our website for all to access. The advertising form is now open, but will close on February 1, 2014, so be sure to submit your requests soon as space...


Time to Party! Room Party Submissions OPEN!

October 14th 2013, 05:21 UTC

Hey folks, let's party! The room parties submission form is now open! If you have an exciting idea for a way to turn a hotel room into a fun space, whether you've done this before or not, we want to hear it. Get your idea in before February 1st, 'cause that's when we're taking it down. Hope to hear from you soon! :D


Artist Alley Form - Now Open

October 2nd 2013, 13:32 UTC

Attention Artists! Artist Alley applications are now being accepted. The deadline to apply for a table is October 31st. Please look at our Artist Information page for more details and a link to the form.


Guest Announcements

September 15th 2013, 16:31 UTC

Anime Detour is proud to announce two new guests this year, Chris Cason and Tony Oliver. We are also proud to announce the return of Kyle Herbert! Please take a look at our Guest page for more information. The guests for Anime Detour 2014 have all been invited and will be announcing them as soon as we can! If you would like to suggest a guest fo...


Video Suggestion Form - Now Open

September 12th 2013, 18:54 UTC

This year the Video department is going against the grain with our con-theme room, for obvious reasons. In addition to your regular requests of titles you would like to see at Detour, we are looking for anime titles where either the manga was made after the anime, the anime was produced at the same time as the manga, or the anime does not have a ma...


Join ATC at Geek.Kon!

August 21st 2013, 16:06 UTC

Anime Twin Cities will be hosting a room party at Geek.Kon this weekend! Stop on by the party for fun, refreshments, and to learn more about the work of Anime Twin Cities. You might also have the chance to hang out with some of your favorite staffers from Anime Detour!


Anime Detour 2014 Registration Now Open!

June 28th 2013, 08:00 UTC

We are happy to announce that we are now accepting registrations for Anime Detour 2014! Rates are as follows: Opening of Registration through September 30th, 2013: $45 October 1st through December 31st, 2013: $50 January 1st through February 28th, 2014: $55 Sponsorship: $150 Community Sponsorship: $250 ($100 goes to the Anime Twin Cities Com...


Community Outreach Update - Carrie Savage

May 13th 2013, 21:13 UTC

We are at $4,965 of our $6,000 goal. Thank you everyone that has donated so far. We're getting much closer to achieving our goal and just need that last little push to cross the finish line. Please check out our community fund page for details. http://www.animetwincities.org/community


ATC & PacSet Tours: Anime De-Tour 2!

May 3rd 2013, 17:38 UTC

Did you miss out on your chance to head to Japan with us last year? Well we're going back! In May 2014 PacSet Tours and Anime Detour are heading back to Japan. Come join us for the chance of a lifetime. This opportunity is open to everyone! You do not need to be registered for Anime Detour or be a member of ATC to attend. For more informati...


Lost And Found

April 22nd 2013, 19:32 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. http://www.animedetour.com/form_lostfound


We appreciate your feedback!

April 21st 2013, 16:26 UTC

Our Feed form is open at http://www.animedetour.com/form_feedback, please take some time and tell us about your time at Detour. We want to make every year better than the last.


More Charity Auction Items!

April 18th 2013, 08:47 UTC

We've just gotten word that we have even more suprises for everyone at the Chairty Auction. How does a Neon Genesis Evangelion Box (new/uncirculated) that was a prototype created for a tenth anniversary set that ended up not being released sound to you? And even more. All Items will be on display on the first floor of the Hotel in what used to b...


More rooms still available at the DoubleTree

April 17th 2013, 11:53 UTC

Its inevitable that every year we have a sizeable number of room cancellations just before the convention. Which is good luck for any of you who are still looking for a room to stay in. So to that end we've just finished speaking to the DoubleTree and they have asked for us to have anyone interested in a reservation please call the fr...