• March 22-24, 2024
  • Lancaster County Convention Center, Lancaster, PA
A special thank you to all of our 2023 Platinum Members!
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Welcome to Zenkaikon!

Join us for our annual celebration of anime, science fiction, fantasy, comics, games, and fandom in Lancaster, PA. Our three-plus day event includes panels, workshops, screenings, cosplay, video and tabletop gaming, LARP, AMVs, dances, vendors, artists, and more!

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Panels & Workshops

Listen or participate in programming on anime, comics, gaming, cosplay, science fiction, and more!

Cosplay Events

Strut your stuff in our Masquerade, Hall Cosplay, Idol Fest Contest, Sakura Ball, Iron Cosplay, and more!

Artist Alley

Art prints, manga, models, paintings, and novelty crafts, limited only by your imagination!

Tabletop Gaming

Play the latest and greatest board games, card games, and tournaments!

Manga Library

Relax and read in a library of over 5000 manga and comics!

Video Gaming

Consoles, cabinets, and tournaments! Game On!


Special Guests


Latest News

New Zenkaikon App Replaces Printed Program Guide
  • February 3, 2023

New Zenkaikon App Replaces Printed Program Guide

With about two months to go until the con, we’d like to update you on some of the changes you’ll encounter at Zenkaikon 2023 if you’re a regular member of previous years. We’ve already told you about some of them through our Zenkaikon Evolutions updates – things like a cosplay repair room, a room dedicated to cosplay meetups, and doubling…

Help Name Our Octopus!
  • December 23, 2022

Help Name Our Octopus!

Look at this little octopus! Isn’t our eight-limbed friend adorable? We’ve had an octopus as one of our mascots for quite a while now, but did you know they’ve never had a name? Until now, that is! We’re opening up the naming process to you, the members! You can click this link here and be taken to a form where…

New – Thursday Evening Programming!
  • October 3, 2022

New – Thursday Evening Programming!

We’re happy to announce that on Thursday, March 23rd, from 8:00 pm to midnight, all pre-registered members can experience our Video Gaming room, Tabletop Gaming room, Video Programming room, and exclusive panel programming in two of our large panel rooms. You must be pre-registered by Sunday, March 19th in order to experience Thursday evening programming at Zenkaikon. Pre-registration badge pickup…

  • Location

    Lancaster County Convention Center
    25 South Queen Street
    Lancaster, PA 17603

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