May 15, 2022
This is a one-day, outdoor, family event on Main Street located in Historic Old Town Fairfax City. We will be highlighting Asian heritage through food, arts & craft, education, and performances.
Join the 2022 AFM Cos-Play show. We are asking people of all ages to dress up as their favorite anime, Comic Book, Movie, TV, Sci-Fi, Disney, etc character.
Just fill out the form and check in with our Stage Management Team to find out when and where we will be showcasing your Cos-Play costume. We will have some audience applause and voting for their favorites and winners will be parading around the festival and highlighted both our auxiliary and main stages for a cos-play fashion show.
Please read our rules of participation on the google form and let us know if you have any questions.
In Historic Old Town Fairfax on Main Street (between Chain Bridge Road and East Street and Old Lee Highway).
There are multiple free public parking lots throughout Old Town Fairfax. You can find additional parking information here: festival parking map.
Tickets are used to monitor and manage the number of projected attendees to ensure a safe and fun event for everyone. Raffle prizes will be awarded by OTFBA to guests who register for the event.
Guests who exit the festival area will need to check in to re-enter. Wristbands are provided at check-in, and will be needed upon re-entry.
*Open containers of alcohol purchased at the festival will need to be consumed or disposed of to exit the festival area.*
You have to pay for your own food and drink, as proceeds will be donated to our local AAPI Charity Partner, AA Lead.
Portable toilets will be available on site by Chain Bridge RD and East ST. Reference our festival map.
Yes, dedicated ADA parking for the event will be allocated for individuals with valid DMV-issued disability parking permits at 10367 Main St. (between East St & Main St). Reference our festival map.
To ensure a safe and enjoyable festival experience for everyone, the following are not permitted at the festival:
Bags, backpacks, coolers, and other hand-carried items are subject to inspection.
Umbrellas may be brought in, but you may be asked to lower them in performance areas to allow all guests access to stage viewing.
Please note that shirts and shoes must be worn while on the festival grounds!