SUNNYCON ANIME EXPO
JUNE 22nd - 24th 2018 COUNTDOWN:
FRIDAY AFTER PARTY
Sunnycon Anime Expo 2018 will see not one but two after parties at St James Park. We're kicking off the weekend in style with a special concert performance from Idol Chii Sakurabi. Chii Sakurabi is a J-POP singer and recording artist from Tokyo, Japan. Chii is known for her high-energy music, angelic voice, and kawaii style! Chii has performed around the world in such countries as France, Mexico, Canada, Germany, New Zealand, Netherlands, Costa Rica and Japan. Chii is excited perform in the UK for the first time! This is a show you will not want to miss! Visit Chii online at: www.chiisakurabi.com & www.facebook.com/ChiiSakurabi
SATURDAY AFTER PARTY
Maid in Scotland is a pop-up maid cafe who are travelling all the way to SunnyCon to spread love and happiness to the convention. They will be the opening act of the Friday night party!
After the performances, the rest of the night will be jam-packed with entertainment from The Hairy Mikers. The Hairy Mikers have been tearing up the North East's karaoke scene with their different breed of karaoke. Expect karaoke, music, stage games, and a whole load of other entertainment. Whether you sing or not there is something for you!
Our Saturday evening party will consist of two special DJ's.
DJ LastKnight is a Convention and Geek Clubnight scene regular, he will be returning to the SunnyCon after party after being the DJ who played at SunnyCon's first ever party back in 2012. He will be laying down the biggest and best in Geek anthems, Bass Driven Beats and Pop Punk Classics. Expect to hear everything from Sum 41 to Prodigy. Check out some of his previous live mixes here:
Alongside him, we will be bringing one of the hottest talents in the con scene with DJ Level Up Leroy bringing his unique video mixes. Leroy is among one of the biggest Nerds on the planet, and will often remix and mash up crazy Sci-Fi and anime theme tunes before you even realise you're dancing to them!Leroy has also played
many of the finest clubs, bars and venue's across the country & abroad. Recently Leroy performed his 'Level Up Leroy' VDJ set at the Sci-Fi Weekender to high praise, and has been booked for more Sci-Fi related gigs!
Enjoy some of Level Up Leroy's Mixes and Videos here:
SUNDAY - BOAT PARTY
We've been holding our annual boat party for over 5 years now and for the first ever time we will be holding it on the weekend of SunnyCon Anime Expo itself! We'll be ending the weekend with the boat party. Tickets are limited so be sure to get early to not miss out on our cruise along the Tyne. This will be a fantastic way to round off an amazing weekend!
Joining us on the boat will be comedy Pirate Brothers - Jollyboat. Jollyboat is the UK's top comedy pirate geek rock duo. Mixing comedy, live music and audience interaction Jollyboat put on a show, unlike anything you've seen before!
They have performed at Glastonbury among many other festivals, won the UK Musical Comedy Awards, and toured Europe & Australia. Jollyboat's act is energetic and packed with fast-paced gags. They always have fun, and it's highly infectious!
AFTER PARTY TICKETS
Tickets are now on sale for SunnyCon Anime Expo 2018 after parties.
Tickets are limited and we have different
If you hold a VIP ticket entry is free (Not Including Boat Party), you must show your wristband upon entry (16+).
Premium ticket holders get a weekend ticket at a discount rate. Anyone with a Premium weekend party ticket must be wearing their Premium wristband otherwise access would be denied.
Individual party tickets are available with Friday and Saturday selling at £15 for Friday and £10 for Saturday but there is a special weekend ticket for entry into both Friday and Saturday at £20. The dual ticket for £15 can only be purchased by Premium ticket holders only.
The Boat Party is not included in the VIP discount and must be purchased separatley.