We'll see you in 2018 - July 19-22 in Tampa, FL!
Miss any of the shows last year?
All of our shows will be available on our
Vimeo channel following the event!
With record-breaking numbers, pre-registration has ended! No worries though, you can still get passes at the door!

Florida’s Best Anime Convention

Experience the Revolution

So Much To Do

Our fans can enjoy over 100,000 sq ft of vendors and artists, over 450 hours of scheduled shows and panel content, video game arcade, tabletop gaming, contests, cosplay, and so much more.

Over 10,000 Fans Strong

METROCON is a unique convention experience, and our fans know it – we’re growing every year, and we hope you’ll be a part of the story.

Original Entertainment

One of the things that sets the METROCON experience apart is original cosplay entertainment including stunts, combat, dancing, fire spinning, and other once-in-a-lifetime performances.

Are you a Vendor or Artist?

Get information on being a merchant at METROCON, including sign-up, pricing, availability, and more. Join us this year and be a part of the action!


We have a host of voice actors, artists, cosplayers and other industry guests from the anime and video game world. Find your favorites, and meet them at METROCON!


We've got contests to showcase cosplay skill, singing, photography, visual art, and video production. Think you've got what it takes to win our Costume Contest?


Interested in a sponsorship or promoting with us? Take a look at our advertising opportunities.

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What fans have to say.

  • This is an extremely well-done convention! The staff and security take their jobs and any issues that guests may have seriously. There are so many wonderful activities and panels that you can do! If you're attending the con, always, ALWAYS see the fire show!

    Melanie P. Attendee
  • I've been coming to METROCON since 2009 and have always loved it, this is my favorite convention in Florida personally.

    Sonya E. Attendee
  • I see new panels, new faces and definitely even better panels from before. I had a blast for sure, made new friends and surely enjoyed myself!

    Ikisu K. Attendee
  • 2017 was my second year going and it was even more amazing than 2016... ...overall everyone was welcoming, friendly, and the atmosphere was very positive. METROCON, thank you for being awesome. See you next year! (And many more after that!)

    Nick N. Attendee
  • "Best con in Florida, period. Friendly staff and environment, great events, and top-notch special guests."

    Joshua F. Attendee
  • “One of the most organized and well-staffed cons I've been to. Never had a problem and the con staff was always professional. The artist alley staff are always on point and don't belittle the artists or try to abuse their position. They make sure we are taken care of year after year. :)”

    Alex B. Artist in Artist Alley
  • “It was amazing - I really feel like people get me here.”

    Cody M. Attendee
  • “This is the best convention I've ever been too! It's super fun, everyone is friendly, and the raves are AMAZING! I intend to keep this an annual tradition as long as I can!”

    Tiffany M. Attendee

Your favorite party in the multiverse.