For over 25 years, Washington State Convention Center has been the Northwest’s premier meetings and events facility. We welcome thousands of visitors from around the globe each year, offering industry-leading service, award-winning catering and a comprehensive range of services for event planners, exhibitors and guests.
Located in the heart of Seattle, a city resonating with innovative minds and a vibrant arts scene, WSCC is within walking distance of world-class hotels, restaurants, entertainment and attractions. The center featurs 61 meeting rooms, four ballrooms and six exhibit halls, as well as a number of cozy seating areas for intimate conversation.
The center has a total of 205,700 square feet of dedicated heavy-load exhibit space with 20 connected, covered bays at two loading docks. It also has 57,000 square feet of meeting space, divisible into 61 versatile meeting rooms, beautifully appointed and equipped with advanced connectivity and audio/visual support. In addition, there are a total of 45,000 square feet of carpeted ballroom spaces, divisible into four separate ballrooms.Source : Venue Website
Mar 29, 2013
ANCEA to present at the sixteenth annual Sakura-Con
Seattle, WA (March 29, 2013) ANCEA (Asia Northwest Cultural Education Association) is proud to present the sixteenth annual Sakura-Con March 29th -31st at the Washington State Convention and Trade Center in Downtown Seattle Washington. Sakura-Con features guests from the Japanese anime, manga, gaming and music industry and includes over 1100 hours of programing. Highlights include three concerts, four 24 hour theaters, 3 dances, the largest free gaming arcade on the West coast, art show, exhibits hall with third party vendors, Japanese cultural arts and presentations, industry panels, fan panels and much more! Sakura-Con runs 24 hours a day, around the clock from Friday morning, to Sunday afternoon.
Since 1998 Sakura-Con has grown by staggering numbers. Sakura-Con started with 313 attendees in its inaugural year. Consistent growth has ranked Sakura-Con among the top five largest anime conventions in the nation. Sakura-Con is now projecting 20,000 individual members. Most, as has been established from previous years, attend all three days of the event.
To become a member of the Asia Northwest Cultural Education Association and attend Sakura-Con just visit our website for instructions and further details about this year's highlights www.sakuracon.org
ANCEA is a state and federal 501c3 non profit corporation and entirely volunteer run. The corporation’s bylaws state that no one, even the board of directors, can be paid, so Sakura-Con is truly “for the fans, by the fans.” 100% of resources donated go toward supporting the ANCEA mission.
Krista DanielTel : 206-694-5106
Jilian  GersonTel : 206-694-5044
Rae CirricioneTel : 206-694-5015
Ed  BarnesTel : 206-694-5040