By: Amanda L.
Happy 2019! The countdown to Otafest is on and I can’t wait to see what amazing cosplay outfits you all have been working on during the winter months! Here’s a refresher on what we have planned for…
By: Kendra K.
Hello everyone, I am here to talk about a now-common material that many cosplayers use: EVA Foam!
EVA foam is a light-weight, durable, and cheap foam material, which can serve as a great alternative to other materials, such…
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An experience lasts a lifetime. Give Otafest tickets to a friend and experience a magical weekend of fandom together! It’s easy! Buy your tickets, and once you’ve surprised them, transfer the tickets to their email address using the information…
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Hello, everyone! I'd love to share a little story with you all: a tale which has repeated itself over and over every year since it first came to be.
In planning for Otafest 2009, back when Otafest was still at the University of Calgary, our…
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Otafest has completed our AGM and are proud and excited to announce the 2019-2021 Board of Directors.
President: Stephanie Mok
Treasurer: Binh Du
Secretary: Shawn Hansen
Director: Justin Lo
Director: Vicky Lau
As a young anime fan, I never imagined that such an ugly and dismissive statement would lead me to a such wonderful and inclusive community. I was like every teen trying to figure out their path in the world, but with some added roadblocks:…
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May 17 – 19, 2019
Calgary Telus Convention Centre
120 9 Ave SE
Calgary, AB T2G 0P3