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San Antonio Pop Con

Popular Culture Celebration at the San Antonio Public Library

San Japan

San Japan, LLC is a fan-run organization providing an annual anime-focused convention. We supply high-quality entertainment and education while fostering a safe and fun environment for all our attendees. We strive to cultivate an acceptance and appreciation of anime and related fandoms in South Texas. 


11:00 a.m. Galaxy Girl Paida: J-Pop Singer

12:30 p.m. DeaconRap: Rapper

1:00 p.m. The Vixens: Dance Troupe 

2:00 p.m. Japanese Club of UTSA: Traditional Dance

The Sweetness Maid Cafe will perform throughout the day.

Chrinatsu Oku, the Japan Outreach Coordinator from The East Asia Institute will be teaching origami all day.

Professional cosplayers will be available for free autographs and photos.

Here are some performers and groups appearing in our Anime Area!

Sweetness Maid Cafe

Sweetness Maid Cafe will be at PopCon doing basic maid/butler service including performances. 

Sweetness Maid Cafe has performed at San Japan offering the experience of popular maid cafes in Japan. The Maid Cafe have adorable maids and handsome butlers serve and engage in lively conversation for their honored guests. Check out their Facebook Page.

Professional Cosplayers

The Vixens

Meet The Vixens! We are a highly motivated and dedicated troupe specializing in many art forms of dance and the incredible art of creating and designing cosplays!

Galaxy Girl Paida

GalaxyGirl Paida is a solo underground idol from San Antonio, Texas. Paida began her idol career in 2014 on Youtube, starting with song and dance covers of popular music from Japan. Since then, she has been performing live at Asian cultural festivals, anime conventions, night live houses, performing solo and working with DJ’s.

Japanese Club of UTSA

UTSA's Japanese Club will be performing a traditional Japanese dance in the anime area.


Rapper from San Antonio, Texas. Check out his Facebook page.