Ohio's Prime Anime-cation!

We're more than an anime convention - we're an anime-themed vacation! At Midoricon's new home, Maumee Bay Lodge & State Park, earn your ninja rank among the kage! With modern conveniences in a timeless nature retreat, Midoricon is an outdoor adventure complete with the modern conveniences of Maumee Bay Convention Center's indoor facilities, you're in for an adventure.

Photo credit goes to Suppapong Photography

Experience Your Fandoms - For Real

We're not exclusively anime, y'know (although we DO love it). Any and all fandoms are celebrated here! And on our turf, there's too much to explore, too much adventure to embark on NOT to feel like you've been swept up into your favorite world - near or far!

Photo credit goes to Elemental Photography

Perfect Surroundings for Remarkable Photoshoots

At the tranquil, stunning lakeside backdrop of Maumee Bay, esteemed photographers an cosplayers alike travel from far and wide to capture truly one-of-a-kind photoshoot opportunities. Whether you plan on cosplaying competitively in our Masquerade, you want memorable photos of your hard work, or you are the keen eye behind the lens, Midoricon believes in supporting all mediums of artistic skill. We've even got a booking system to make finding photographers, shoot locations and group meet-ups easier!

Set Up Your Shoot!

Be Your Own Hero!

From the helm of the ZERO-ONE at our Live-Action Pokémon Snap, to dodging banana peels on our real Mario Kart racing track, we're an interactive experience like no other!

Photo credit goes to CTGraphy

Get Your Badge!

Our current rate, which expires August 1st, 2015, is $45. To save on our at-door, full-weekend price of $55, it's best to pre-register your badge! We also sell single-day badges, discounted when you pre-register!

Pre-Register Now!

Book Your Stay!

Maumee Bay State Park Lodge & Conference Center in Oregon, OH, features all the boundless adventure a state park can offer, with all the comfortable amenities of an affordable resort. 

Pricing & Availability

Get A Photographer!

Our one-of-a-kind venue has some striking scenery, attracting talented cosplayers and photographers alike! To book your shoot, or if you're a photographer available for business, we're an ideal destination for you!

Book Your Shoot!

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Maumee Bay Lodge & Conference Center

Midoricon 2015 will return to the scenic Maumee Bay Lodge & Conference Center, nestled yard

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Cosplay Em All!

A goal of ours is to fill the grounds with each and every individual type of Pokémon out there

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Beach Party

Aah, crashing waves, sunlit shores, gorgeous anime babes in bikinis … In the middle of Ohio? Yo

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Maumee Bay State Park Lodge

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