by MobileFoodNews.com

This Summer’s Most Anticipated Animation, Music and Manga Convention in Southern California Brings Additional Fun to Attendees this 4th of July Weekend!

LOS ANGELES, Calif. (April 27, 2011) – Ready to get your grub on and enjoy some amazing entertainment?  This summer’s most anticipated anime, music and manga event, AM2 will be bringing more fun to its attendees with the announcement of some of the upcoming acts and activities that will appear on the Summer Festival stage as well as some of the food vendors and trucks attending this year’s event!  More info can be found at www.am2con.org

Some current activities on the Summer Festival stage include (but are not limited to):

Cosplay Chess
Iron Cosplay
Rum Party Pirates
Sumo Wrestling Demonstration
Some current performers on the Summer Festival stage include (but are not limited to):

Akai SKY
Some current Food/Truck vendors include (but not limited to):

AhnJoo Truck
Tapa Boy
Temaki Truck
Waffles de Liege Truck
Entrance to the event is free, but attendees can avoid the huge lines by obtaining a Passport fast pass for the event.  The Passport fast pass will also provide holders with premier seating options at Main Events and at Concert events as well as major discounts with theme parks, retailers and local restaurants.  Bypass the lines and get your Passport today and experience the difference!

Interested food trucks/vendors and stage acts/performers can contact Summer Festival organizers at info@am2con.org

Current Guests of Honors include Kanon Wakeshima, kanon x kanon, heidi., Gashicon, IBI and MINT.

AM2 current activities include Exhibit Hall, AMV’s, Arcade, Summer Festival, World Cosplay Summit, Behind the Voice Actors Studio, Rum Party Pirates, Masquerade, Cosplay Chess, Dances, Fashion Shows, Table Top, Console Gaming, AniMaid Café, Workshops, Panels, Concerts and more!

Partnerships include Ani.ME.

Prize sponsors include Atlas Games, Cosplay Wigs USA, FUNimation and Gaia Online.

Follow us on Facebook at: http://www.facebook.com/AM2Con

Follow us on Twitter at: http://twitter.com/AM2Con

Also, 25% of all official Passport sales will be donated directly to Japanese Disaster Relief efforts.

About AM2

Located in Anaheim, California – AM2, established in 2010, is a multi-day (3 days) 24 hour event with no general attendance/badge purchase requirement and is aspiring to be a key meeting place for fans that share a common interest in Asian music, Animation/Anime, and Comics/Manga.  Nominal fees are charged for certain activities that attendees choose to participate in. AM2 will be held on July 1-3, 2011 at the Anaheim Convention Center in sunny Anaheim, California.  More information can be found at www.am2con.org