2016 Schedule

The 2016 KuroNekoCon schedule is up! Check out all of this year's fantastic events on our Programming Page!

Pokemon Go! Photo Contest

KuroNekoCon is hosting a Pokemon Go! photo contest at KNC 2016!

All photos must be taken at the Spokane Convention Center during KuroNekoCon 2016 and should be posted to the KuroNekoCon Facebook Page before 5:00PM on Sunday July 31st.

The top ten entries will be chosen by KuroNekoCon Staff and shown at closing ceremonies on Sunday at 7:00 PM. One grand prize winner will receive a Pokemon themed prize pack including a rare vintage Pokemon Music Box!

Check out the Full Contest Rules for more details on how to enter! May the best trainer win!

KNC Nail Wraps

Jamberry KNC Wrap

This year one of our Exhibitors is offering specially made KNC themed Jamberry Nail wraps! 20% of the commission on each sale will be donated to the Extra Life Charity to support Children's Miracle Network Hospital. Pre Orders can be made by contacting Heather directly through her consultant page on the Jamberry Website!

Event, Contest, and Panel Applications

The convention is approaching, and KNC needs YOUR help to make it awesome! Check out these fantastic opportunities to meet new friends, show off your skills, or maybe even win some prizes!

Gaming for Charity with Extra Life

Extra Life LogoKuroNekoCon is teaming up with Extra Life Spokane Guild! During gaming at KuroNekoCon you can play with this wonderful group and help raise money for the Children's Miracle Network. All money donated goes to Spokane's own Sacred Heart Children's Hospital to help children in need.

Extra Life unites thousands of players around the world in a 24 hour gaming marathon to support Children's Miracle Network Hospitals. Since its inception in 2008, Extra Life has raised more than $14 million for local CMN hospitals.

With your charitable donation you will be entered for a chance to win an epic raffle prize! So join us this year at KNC to be a hero for children with Extra Life. Play Games. Heal Kids.

Check out the Extra Life Website and Facebook Page for more information about this group!

Kids Need to Read Book Drive

Kids Need to Read LogoThis year KuroNekoCon is hosting a book drive for Kids Need To Read during the Children's Festival! Kids Need to Read works to create a culture of reading for children by providing inspiring books to underfunded schools, libraries, and literacy programs across the United States, especially those serving disadvantaged children.

You can help! All you have to do is bring a NEW children's book for ages 0-18 or a cash donation to the Children's Festival during KuroNekoCon. With your charitable donation you will be entered into a raffle to win an awesome prize!

For more information about Kids Need to Read you can check out their Website and their Facebook Page.

July Staff Meetings

  • July 2nd - 6:30 PM: General Meeting at the Comic Book Shop, second level Northtown Mall
  • July 9th - 6:30 PM: Department Meeting at the Comic Book Shop, second level Northtown Mall
  • July 16th - 6:30 PM Mandatory Staff Meeting at the Comic Book Shop, second level Northtown Mall
  • July 23rd - 6:30 PM: General Meeting at the Comic Book Shop, second level Northtown Mall

To join staff all you need to do is attend any 3 consecutive meetings, or any 5 non-consecutive meetings, then be voted in by a majority vote of the current members. We hope to see you there!

Convention Hours

Saturday July 30th

10:00 AM to 11:00 PM

Sunday July 31st

10:00 AM to 10:00 PM

PreRegistration and Registration Hours

Friday July 29th

4:00 PM to 9:00 PM

Saturday July 30th

8:00 AM to 8:00 PM

Sunday July 31st

9:00 AM to 6:00 PM

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