Your 4 Day Holiday of Anime & Fun

Welcome to Alcon 2017! We are a fun and friendly party Anime, Gaming and Party Convention in Leicester for anime fans, gamers, cosplayers and all geeks.

When is Alcon? - 31st August 2017 to 3rd September 2017.
Where is Alcon? - Leicester, De Montfort University, Leicester, LE2 7DR.
How much are tickets? - Tickets are £48 for full (all days) entry, or start at £15 for a single day.
Are Tickets Available On The Door? - Online ticket sales are now closed, however tickets are available on the door each day.
Accommodation? - No Longer Available.

Read on to see what we're about!

Bigger and Better Than Ever!

Make sure to register now for 4 days of festival, convention and party fun from 10am in the morning to 3am each night! Make sure to Register and while places are still available. You can book accommodation at nearby hotels or on-site via us when you register.

Bigger and better than ever with a brand new upgraded Student Union venue, a confirmed voice actress of 400+ voices Monica Rial and internet sensation LittleKuriboh being just highlights amongst many many more big announcements to come!

Alcon will have events and activities going on from 10am in the morning through to 3am at night, including a dealers room, anime screenings, anime bar and night-club, artist ally, roleplaying, card-gaming, video-gaming room, another room for retro-gaming, a cosplay cafe, DDRing, J-Culture, Cosplay Hangout, events, panels and much more, there is something for everyone, with more special events than you can shake a stick (of pocky) at!

Want to ask a question? Email us on Make sure to check out our Events Calendar for our sister events in London, Bristol, Manchester, Birmingham, Liverpool and Cardiff.

Alcon is run by Animeleague. We are an awesome anime community with over 30,000 members, make sure to come join us at