SEE YOU NEXT YEAR!! Nan Desu Kan 26 - September 1-3, 2023 - Gaylord Resort & Convention Center - Aurora, CO

NDK: What is it!?

Nan Desu Ka? Nan Desu Kan! A 3-Day Japanese Culture Convention! Join us to experience traditional Japanese Arts, Anime, Cosplay, Gaming, Shopping, Music, Dance, Voice Actors, Competitions, Charity, and so much more! NDK. Be You! A place of Friendship, Anime, and Community since 1997. Join us September 1-3, 2023 for our 26th Anniversary at the Gaylord Rockies Resort & Convention Center!

Gaylord Rockies Resort & Convention Center Aurora, CO 

NDK: Yokoso!

Immerse yourself in a Cultural Experience! Watch Anime in our video rooms. Enjoy Traditional Japanese Arts and other Programming sponsored by the Japanese Consulate. Try the Pachinko Parlor or other Japanese Games. Browse the Art Gallery and Model show. Shop for vintage kimono and other authentic imports in our Exhibitors Hall. NDK. Be You! A place of Friendship, Anime, and Community since 1997.

NDK: We Cosplay!

Enjoy the beauty and pageantry of Cosplay! Explore over 20 hours of programming dedicated to sewing, crafting, and armor making. Enter our Cosplay Contest for a chance to win prizes totaling over $4,000 and awards for craftsmanship. Use the Cosplay Triage Room for on-site costume repairs. Reserve times at our photoshoot locations. NDK. Be You! A place of Friendship, Anime, and Community since 1997.

NDK: We Game!

Get your Game on at NDK with over 20,000 sq ft of Arcade, Console, and Tabletop gaming space. Compete in video game tournaments with cash prizes. Spare time? Spend it in our 24 hour video game room or try any of the 30+ Japanese Arcade machines availible. Check out the Guest GMs and Guest Game Designers. Explore the Pachinko Parlor and the vintage arcade machines. NDK. Be You! A place of Friendship, Anime, and Community since 1997.

Latest Convention News & Announcements

IMPORTANT MESSAGE ON PARKING

Those of you who attended last year on Saturday remember the parking situation. The Gaylord has contracted on our behalf with The Parking Spot near the hotel to secure spots and have a fixed rate for NDK attendees. However, this was just finalized this morning! And...

2022 Schedule, Map & Program Book!

The time is here!  Download your Digital copies of the 2022 Event Schedule, Map, and Program Book now! 2022 Schedule as of 31 AUG 2022 (PDF Download) 2022 Panel Planner (use this to help track your schedule) (PDF Download) 2022 Map as of 23 AUG 2022 (PDF Download)...

Our 2022 Guests of Honor

Who will you see at NDK? Voice Actors, Featured Cosplayers, Musicians, and Industry Professionals and Creators!

Major Attaway

Major Attaway

Voice Actor | Broadway Actor/Singer

Anthony Bowling

Anthony Bowling

Voice Actor | Director

Jessica Cavanagh

Jessica Cavanagh

Voice Actor | Writer

John Swasey

John Swasey

Voice Actor | Director | Actor

Olivia Swasey

Olivia Swasey

Voice Actor

Bill Butts

Bill Butts

Voice Actor

Barry Yandell

Barry Yandell

Voice Actor

Jim Foronda

Jim Foronda

Voice Actor

Lauren Landa

Lauren Landa

Voice Actor

Johnny Yong Bosch

Johnny Yong Bosch

Actor | Voice Actor |Musician

Amelie Belcher

Amelie Belcher

Artist | Creator | Instructor

Wendy Powell

Wendy Powell

Actor | Teacher | Voice Actor

Heather Martin

Heather Martin

Artist | Model | HeatherAfter Cosplay

Jason Martin

Jason Martin

Illustrator | MartinArt Studios

Queen D

Queen D

Nerdlesque | Cosplay | Glitter

Dr. Alisa Freedman

Dr. Alisa Freedman

Professor | University of Oregon

Harmony Gold

Harmony Gold

Kevin McKeever| Robotech Convention Tour

Jun Sugawara

Jun Sugawara

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ZOOM Panel Guest

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