Minna-san!!! Are you ready for Asia’s largest anime and Japanese pop culture convention? AFA Indonesia 2014 is back with a blast and full of surprises! And No, you didn’t read it wrongly. AFA ID 2014 is really back in Indonesia and I am sure you guys can’t wait for it as well. Come and experience Japanese pop culture to its fullest brought to you by SOZO. Well, before we start with all the exciting news and highlights, let’s go through some of AFA ID’s history in case some of you haven’t heard of it before.
About Anime Festival Asia Indonesia
AFA ID started of in 2012 bringing a slice of Japanese Pop culture direct from Tokyo to Jakarta with the success in 2012 it continued to be held in Indonesia in 2013. With the major success in the previous years and support from the Indonesia fans AFA is back for their third year. An event which gives you the experience like no other is back and happening on the 15 to 17 of August 2014 in Plenary hall, Balai Sidang Jakarta Convention Center. Do not miss it!
Official Website : http://www.animefestival.asia/afaid2014/
What to expect at Anime Festival Asia Indonesia 2014? (AFA ID)
At AFA ID 2014, Anime and Japanese Pop Culture fans will get to enjoy an electrifying performance by the amazing line-up of AniSong (anime songs) stars directly from Japan. There will also be a fun filled festival completed with premium original merchandise, movie screenings, cosplay-related activities, and most of all, a maid and butler café!
AFA ID 2014, will also be highlighting popular content and the latest Japanese trends based on the interest and preferences of the Indonesian audience.
Come and have a taste of Southeast Asia’s biggest and most anticipated showcase of the latest Japanese popular culture, anime content and stars, all happening in Indonesia on AFA ID 2014.
I hope by now you are already on your feet anticipating for the event.
Here’s a guide for all those who find it interesting and want to know more,
For those who wants to watch the concert ,
I Love Anisong Concert doors will be opened on
Day : Saturday
Time : 4.30pm / 5.30pm till 8:00pm
Time : 3.30pm / 4.30pm till 7:00pm
You will have to get the concert tickets before you can watch the show.
Get them here before it all runs out : http://www.animefestival.asia/afaid2014/ticketing/
Friday 15/082014: 10am – 9pm
Saturday 16/08/2014: 9am – 9pm
Sunday 17/08/2014: 9am – 9pm
This is the schedule on all the stage performances and shows. If you are planning to visit it, you should start planning your time and make sure you get the Festival + Stage tickets to gain access to all the shows above.
Everyone one who loves anime and Japanese Pop Culture would be excited after looking at all the amazing line ups for the festival. And so, tickets should be the least of your worries because I am going to show you how to get them.
For those who wants to gain access to everything in the event, better get your tickets now on the RAJAKARCIS site [https://rajakarcis.com/ ]
Tickets for ALL ACCESS [ AniSong Concert + Stage + Festival ] are ONLY sold online. So hurry up and get your tickets now before they all run out.
For Stage + Festival access , Tickets will also be sold on the RAJAKARCIS site and sales on premium outlets will also be listed there. So please visit the website for more information. TICKETS WILL ALSO BE SOLD ON THE EVENT GROUND .
As for Festival ONLY passes, tickets will be sold ONLY ON THE EVENT GROUND.
For more ticketing information , please visit http://www.animefestival.asia/afaid2014/ticketing/
How to go to AFA ID 2014?
Don’t know how to get to AFA ID ? Fear not ! Anime Festival Asia Indonesia 2014 will be held at the Jakarta Convention Center, located in Indonesia’s capital city of Jakarta.
IT IS IN THE CAPITAL CITY , JAKARTA! the Balai Sidang Jakarta Convention Center has easy access to the Soekarno Hatta international airport, the Jakarta central business district, the Presidential palace and central and municipal administrative buildings, as well as many of the city’s prime shopping centres, restaurants, and golf courses.
There are several hotels within walking distance of the convention center, including the Sultan Hotel which is linked to the convention center via an air-conditioned underground tunnel. In simpler words, it is an easy place to find filled with everything you need. And locals know this place very well.
For contact purposes ,
Balai Sidang Jakarta Convention Center
Jl. Jend. Gatot Subroto, Jakarta 10270
P.O. Box 4916, Jakarta 10049, Indonesia
Phone: +62 (21) 5726000
Fax: +62 (21) 5726523
But, in case you are foreigner and don’t know how to get to AFA ID , you can check out the detailed explanation with maps here: http://www.animefestival.asia/afaid2014/getting-here/
Official Anime Festival Asia Indonesia 2014 Website: http://www.animefestival.asia/afaid2014/