SNAFU Con is an anime convention in the Reno/Sparks area of Nevada. Friday, November 1st through Sunday, November 3rd, 2024 in The Reno-Sparks Convention Center, 4590 S Virginia St, Reno, NV 89502

Read our full COVID-19 policy here.


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Thank you!

Thank you everyone that came to con! We had a lot of fun! The staff are currently catching up on sleep but we're still super excited for next year!! Our 2024 theme is "Science!"

We'll be posting pictures and videos soon. In the mean time, do send us an email and let us know your thoughts on the con: [email protected].
We're very slow to respond right now but we are reading every email and we do take all feedback into consideration.

You can also join the con Discord and talk to us directly.



Registration Hours
Thursday: 6:00 PM - 11:00 PM (pre-paid badges only!)
Friday: 10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Saturday: 10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Sunday: 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Vendors & Artist Alley Hours
Friday: 12:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Saturday: 10:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Sunday: 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
** First 30 minutes after open is VIP and Staff only!

Swap Meet Hours
Thursday: 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Friday: 5:00 PM - 9:00 PM

New Guests Announced

Welcome new guests to the SNAFU Con lineup:
Bonnie Gordon, Shane Tay, Danny Miller, and Brandon Boykins!

Registration is OPEN for SNAFU Con 2023!

Hey anime aficionados! The enchanting world of folklore beckons as SNAFU Con 2023 registration is now UNVEILED!

Journey with us to a realm where legends come alive, and every cosplay tells an age-old tale. Ready to become part of the legend? Register NOW!

Need to peek behind the magic curtain? Unravel more about registration here. And remember, every wise traveler checks the path ahead: Please peruse our COVID policies before embarking on this legendary journey.

We can't wait to weave our SNAFU story with you this year. Mythical adventures await!

2023 COVID Policy Update

The 2023 COVID-19 policies can be found on this page. Briefly, they are:

- Our requirement is one COVID-19 vaccine received since September 2022.
- We will allow a limited number of medical exemptions with a doctor's note and some testing requirements.

- While masks a not required for attendees, they are strongly encouraged.
- N95/KN95 required for anyone who has received a vaccine medical exemption to attend.
- N95/KN95 required for on-shift staff & volunteers in customer-facing positions
- Cloth masks or face shields, or better are required for panelists/performers while they are panelisting/performing.
- N95/KN95 required for vendors/artists while they are at their booth/table.


We want to remind everyone that if you have any feedback to send it to [email protected]. We love to hear feedback (positive and negative) and we take every suggestion into consideration. If you don't tell us your convention experiences, how else will we know?