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Library’s teen AnimeCon features indoor skating rink, Asian cultural experiences, cosplay contest

This year's AnimeCon at the Louisville Free Public Library's Main Library has a great lineup presentation starting with a screening of the popular Yuri on Ice.
Credit: Louisville Free Public Library

LOUISVILLE, Ky. —

This year's AnimeCon at the Louisville Free Public Library's Main Library has a great lineup presentation starting with a screening of the popular Yuri on Ice, which will have the complete experience with a tea party and an indoor “ice”-skating rink.  

Those in attendance can compete and win prizes in the sixteenth annual Ramen-eating and cosplay contests, learn the art of shibori with artist Elmer Lucille Allen, listen to Japanese ghost stories, attend a K-Pop glow-in-the-dark party, and do Anime inspired crafts. 

AnimeCon 16 is Friday, Aug. 2, from 9:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Main Library (301 York Street) for those between the ages 12 and 19. 

You can register for this free convention at Library foundation website.

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