This application is intended for vendors interested in selling licensed and bulk produced merchandise. If you intend on selling fan art or hand made pieces, Please see our Artist Alley registration... + More
We strive to make the convention accessible for everyone no matter their visible or invisible disability. We provide great satisfaction to our volunteers in helping others who might otherwise be... + More
We run the AWA Costume Contest and Cosplay Gallery. Contest work involves registration and judging on Friday, lineup and show on Saturday; the show is about three hours. Our Alley consists of a... + More
Our volunteers welcome and greet all volunteers! We processes crew sign up, provide support for crew, and host crew events throughout the year. You get first peak at crew only swag, a relaxed work... + More
Our volunteers ensure the security and comfort of everyone in the Exhibitor Hall. Assisting vendors and artists, we generate a presence that deters shoplifting. In return, you get to see everything... + More
We put on the AWA Fashion Show and AWA Tea Party. Volunteers work to prepare, setup, manage, and break down these two unique events. Our department immerses you into the breathtaking world of... + More
We work to provide meals and snacks to VIP guests, as well as bands and their entourages of AWA. You get to meet guests, see them in a more casual environment, and provide hospitality to them on... + More
Our department feeds the volunteering masses and we love doing it! Our volunteers offer a fun and relaxing environment for all volunteers during their downtime and between shifts. We are awesome,... + More
Our department promotes AWA at other conventions and outside events throughout the year; as well as manage club tables, conduct surveys, and provide general assistance at the convention. Volunteers... + More
Our volunteers capture photos and videos of the convention, including Main Events and other panels. Our volunteers get the chance to photograph or record some of the best in music, fashion, and... + More
Our department serves two main functions. First, we are a point of contact for every department. Able to reach every director or hotel and galleria staff. Secondly, we run Lost & Found for the... + More
We are home to any and all types of volunteer. We offer a fun and friendly way to get a peek at nearly all that AWA has to offer. Here, you have the opportunity to assist with various stand-in jobs... + More
Our volunteers review, verify, and register members of the press applying to interview our guests and other industry representatives. We also check in press upon arrival, and schedule and monitor... + More
Our volunteers check-in pre-registered attendees, and sell memberships to those who have not registered yet. Registration's primary purpose is to process incoming attendees in a professional,... + More
We help make and distribute the various signs seen throughout the hotel and convention center. Thanks to our volunteers, people are statistically less likely to get lost and more likely to know the... + More
Our volunteers have fun providing great gaming experiences for attendees. We offer board games, card gaming tournaments, social gaming, and RPGs. You get to enjoy a chill environment with amazing... + More
Challenge friends and family in relationship destroying tournaments! Crew members in Video Gaming help run tournaments and keep the crowds under control. Duties also include maintaining games and... + More
Renaissance Atlanta Waverly Hotel & Convention Center, Galleria Parkway, Atlanta, Cobb, GA, USA
AWA, or Anime Weekend Atlanta, is a 4 day convention that takes place at the Cobb Galleria, the Renaissance Waverly Hotel in Atlanta, Georgia.
This year's AWA will be held October 29 - November 1, 2020. AWA runs 24 hours starting Thursday afternoon to Sunday evening.
AWA is a celebration of Japanese culture, anime (animation) and manga (comics).