Get ready for the launch of the AX Black Friday Sale as we kick it off with an announcement every day November 21st through 24th! Each morning at 10 AM PST, visit our website and social media for AX 2017 info!

Then, starting on the 25th at 12:01 AM PST, 4-day adult and youth passes will be discounted to $55* from $65. After they sell out or on 11/28 at 11:59 PM, 4-day passes will be $75.

Black Friday Sale Details:AX-2017-Black Friday

  • The remainder of the Premier Fan badges will be available for $425* (Click for more info)
  • 4-day passes (Adult/Youth) will be available for $55* (Starting at 12:01 AM PST on November 25, and available until 11:59 PM PST on November 28, or until supplies last.)
Introducing Pre-Show Night at AX 2017!

Pre-Show Night will feature programming and events from 6PM – 2AM on Friday, June 30, 2017.

During the new Pre-Show Night, attendees will be able to start enjoying Anime Expo activities earlier than ever before. Content and areas that will be available to fans on Pre-Show Night to include: panels, the entire Entertainment Hall, a concert at Microsoft Theater*, Karaoke, Manga Lounge, AMV Theatre, AXDance, Lounge 21, Maid Café*, Butler Café*, Night Café*, and Screenings. (Note: Some areas may have different operating hours and events marked with an asterisk require an additional ticket)

“We’re excited to extend the AX experience by offering more content and activities for attendees on Day 0, which had previously been a day reserved only for badge pickup,” said Jon Baumgardner, SPJA Director of Entertainment, “Starting in 2017, attendees will be able to kick off their Anime Expo with a concert, Karaoke, panels, and much more at the newly-introduced Pre-Show Night!”

Access to Pre-Show Night will require a separate badge, priced as:

  • $20* (Be on the lookout for a 50% discount code in your email!)
  • Included with all Premier Fan badges


For more information about attending, please visit

NOTE: Our Customer Service Team will be taking a break on November 24 for Thanksgiving. They will be back on November 25 after 12 PM PST. If you have any questions prior to Black Friday, please contact us by sending an email to

*Not including Eventbrite fees