Ongoing Events

STAR, RIT's resident science fiction organization presents Artemis, the Spaceship Bridge Simulator. Join the bridge aboard a starship and lead dangerous missions in deep space.

Presented by: STAR

Located in the Gordon Field House, stop by and go on a shopping spree. Browse an immense variety of anime merchandise and incredible art of every style imaginable.

Presented by: Tora-Con

Stop by the Chalk Twins' booth in the Artist Alley to catch a glimpse of their next big piece!

Presented by: Chalk Twins

Grab some good food and support a great cause. Food trucks this year include Le Petit Poutine, Effortlessly Healthy, and Roc City Sammich. Proceeds from all purchases will be donated to the United Way.

The RIT Electronic Gaming Society and Rochester Wargamer Association and Guild join forces to assemble their signature game room. Sit down, relax, and choose from a selection of the latest video, board, and card games to play as you wait for your next event.

Presented by: EGS & RWAG

Have fun and sing your heart out to your favorite songs.

Presented by: Tora-Con Staff

Enjoy a variety of desserts and beverages served by an entourage of maids and butlers at the signature RIT ACS Maid Cafe! Stop by for refreshments and you might just catch a special dance performance.

Check out each one of the incredible pieces art submitted to this year's Mascot Art Contest!

Get cosplay photos taken by the specialists from RIT Photo House.

Welcome trainers, come test your skills against the RIT Pokemon League. Battle all 8 gym leaders, earning badges and the right to face off against the RIT Pokemon League champion!

Times: Saturday and Sunday from 10am to 5pm

Location: Outside Webb Auditorium, Outside the Dealer's room, Gosnell Atrium, and Fireside

Join in on Tora-Con’s cross-convention scavenger hunt for a chance to win prizes like convention merch or even DVD/Blu-Ray anime sets! In order to participate, visit the Con Quest booth in the vendors area for a game card. Search the area of the convention for special game pieces and go for bingo! Happy hunting!

Presented by: Tora-Con Staff

Speedruns Rochester presents the first ever Tora-Thon, an all-Saturday video game speedrunning marathon featuring talented runners from Rochester and the greater speedrunning community. See old favorites and new masterpieces alike be defeated as quickly as possible all day long!

Presented by: Speedruns Rochester

Are you clever enough to match minds with the Master of Mischief? You have to deactivate a detonator hidden by the Riddler before time's up! Find the key, stop the bomb and save the day!

Presented by: STAR

Located in the Gordon Field House, stop by and go on a shopping spree. Browse an immense variety of anime merchandise and incredible art of every style imaginable.

Presented by: Tora-Con