CloverCon 2023 Anime Convention - Manganime Tradnow

CloverCon 2023 Anime Convention

From May 21, 2023 to May 21, 2023 - New Jersey, United States - Ted Blum 4-H Center Bridgewater

CloverCon is an annual convention that celebrates anime, manga, video games, and cosplay. It is an anime convention in the state of New Jersey and attracts thousands of attendees from all over the country. The event is held for three days and features a variety of activities such as panels, workshops, cosplay contests, gaming tournaments, and guest appearances from popular anime and manga creators, voice actors, and industry professionals as other anime con like Anime Expo, World Cosplay Summit or Otafest.

When and Where is CloverCon 2023?

CloverCon 2023 will take place on the 21st of May from 10 am to 5 pm, at the Meadowlands Exposition Center in Secaucus, New Jersey. The convention center is conveniently located near major highways and public transportation, making it easy to access for attendees traveling from out of town.

How to Attend CloverCon 2023?

To attend CloverCon 2023, you must purchase a ticket. There are several types of tickets available.Tickets can be purchased online or at the convention center on the day of the event. It is recommended to purchase your tickets in advance to avoid long lines and ensure availability.

Get registered on the official website

What to Expect at CloverCon 2023?

CloverCon 2023 offers a wide range of activities and events that cater to different interests and age groups. Here are some of the main attractions:

Panels and Workshops

CloverCon 2023 features a variety of panels and workshops that cover different topics related to anime, manga, video games, and cosplay. These panels are led by industry professionals, fans, and experts in the field and offer a chance to learn, discuss, and engage with other attendees. Some of the panels include:

  • Lobby
  • Gym
  • Conference Room
  • Green Room
  • Yellow Room
  • Red Room
  • Game Roon (upstairs)
  • Outside(Outdoor Games – Volleyball, badminton, Picnic Tables, Tents & various Photo Op Areas)

Cosplay Contest

One of the highlights of CloverCon 2023 is the cosplay contest. This event showcases the best cosplayers from around the country and offers a chance to win prizes and recognition for their creativity and skill. The contest is open to all attendees, and participants must register in advance. Custom should be at least 70% handmade or Compiled. Candidates will be judge on their

  • General Appearance
  • Craftsmanship (Handmade)/ Fit (Compiled)
  • Originality/ Resemblance
  • Energy/ Presentation

Gaming Tournaments

CloverCon 2023 features a variety of gaming tournaments for both casual and competitive players. These tournaments include popular games such as The Hags of Cradlewood,Avatar Legends, and The Sinister Secret of Saltmarsh. The tournaments offer a chance to compete, meet other players, and win prizes.

Manga Library

Want to take a break from the con’s commotion? Visit the Manga Library today! For con attendees who need a quiet area to unwind for a while, the Manga Library is the ideal location. CloverCon has a fantastic selection of manga, anime, and literature about Japanese culture for your enjoyment (and education). Puzzles, coloring pages, activity books, and origami will also be available. However, you need to follow the guidelines for the Manga Library.

  • No food or drink is permitted.
  • None of the books may be written in or on.
  • Do not open any of the closet’s doors or cabinets.
  • Please be respectful of others and keep quiet.
  • You need to adhere to the rules.

Clover Café

The Chinese Culture Club is in charge of the Clover Café. Below is the menu list!

  • Cooked rice
  • Lo-mein
  • dog food
  • Pizza
  • Chips
  • Sweets (such as Pocky, Hi-Chew, Koala Cookies, etc.)
  • Blowing Tea
  • Soda
  • Ramune

Anime Screening

They will be equally screening some great anime such as Naruto(Episodes 1-4), Inuyasha(Episodes 1-4), Epithet Erased (Episodes 1-4) and Gargantia on the Verdurous Planet

Silent Auction!

Lastly, there will be a Silent Auction. A silent auction is a gathering where merchandise is put on display for guests to peruse, make bids on, and buy. However, there is no auctioneer present, unlike conventional auctions. Instead, participants use a bidding number to make silent, anonymous bids on a bid sheet.

To place a bid on items from this year’s silent auction, visit the display case in the lobby! They have a ton of awesome stuff! Bidding will start at 10 am and end at 3:30 pm. The minimum increment for all bids is $1.

Between 4:15 and 5:00 pm, the stage in the gym will read the results of the auction. To win, you must be present. Sorry for the inconvenience, only cash or checks are accepted for payment. View a few of this year’s CloverCon goods below!


CloverCon 2023 is an exciting event that offers something for everyone. Whether you are a fan of anime, manga, video games, or cosplay, this convention is the perfect opportunity to connect with other fans, learn new things, and have fun. So mark your calendars, purchase your tickets, and get ready for an unforgettable experience at CloverCon 2023!

Source: ColverCon website

Published on: May 9, 2023

Author: Lolita Rogers

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