2018 Schedule

Hours of Operation

Registration / Badge Pickup

You may pick up your pre-registered badges, or purchase on-site at our Registration Booths during the hours below.

Registration is located on the Mezzanine right outside the glass doors to the convention center space (go past the Artist Alley tables). See the Convention Map (listed lower on this page) for more details.

Thursday 6:00 PM 10:00 PM (Pre-Registered Ticket Holders Only)
Friday 10:00 AM 11:00 PM  
Saturday 9:00 AM 11:00 PM  
Sunday 9:00 AM Noon  


With three video rooms, three panel rooms, workshops and a main events track, we're confident you will find something to watch, learn, or do. Please see the online schedule for full details.

Thursday No programming scheduled
Friday 10:00 AM 03:00 AM  
Saturday 10:00 AM 03:00 AM  
Sunday 10:00 AM 04:30 PM  

Dealer's Room

With a score (and more) of dealers coming to show off their wares, you'll find plenty to shop for in the Dealers Room!


Thursday 12:00 PM 7:00 PM  
Friday 9:00 AM 12:00 PM  


Friday Noon 08:00 PM  
Saturday 12:00 AM 08:00 PM  
Sunday 11:00 AM 02:00 PM  

**Dealers will be permitted in the hall 2 hours before opening, and 1 hour after closing on all show days.**

Artist Alley

Artist Alley will have set hours this year. The Alley will not be accessible outside of these hours.


Thursday 12:00 PM 7:00 PM  
Friday 9:00 AM 12:00 PM  


Friday 10:00 AM 8:00 PM  
Saturday 10:00 AM 8:00 PM  
Sunday 10:00 AM 03:00 PM  

Video Games

Friday 11:00 AM 5:00 PM  
Saturday 11:00 AM 5:00 PM  

Maid Cafe / Karaoke Room

Friday 10:00 AM 4:00 PM Maid Cafe
Friday 9:00 PM 1:00 AM Karaoke
Saturday 10:00 AM 6:00 PM Maid Cafe
Saturday 7:00 PM 1:00 AM Karaoke
Sunday 10:00 AM 04:00 PM Maid Cafe

Photo Suite

Otakon is bringing the travel version of their ever popular Photo Suite, so you can show off and model your cosplay!

Friday Noon 09:00 PM  
Saturday 11:00 AM 09:00 PM  
Sunday 11:00 AM 02:00 PM

Planet Hollywood Conference Center

Otakon Vegas is located at the Planet Hollywood Resort & Casino located at 3667 Las Vegas Boulevard South, Las Vegas, NV 89109.

The Conference Center is located on the Mezzanine level. There are two sets of Guest Elevators that access the Mezzanine as well as an escalator from the casino floor. If you are entering from the hotel lobby, you can avoid going through the casino by taking either the North or South Elevators to the Mezzanine level.