Megamania! at PCC Downtown on July 14, 2018

“We are still working on the schedule, but save the date July 14 for Megamania!!, our annual summer festival of cosplay, gaming, and all-around geekery.” (Go to the link below for updated schedule).”  1 to 5 p.m.

PCC Downtown is at 1255 N. Stone Ave (NW corner of  Speedway Blvd.)

UPDATE: Schedule posted here:

Our annual summer festival of cosplay, gaming, crafts, local authors & artists, and all-around geekery.

Happening all day

  • Cosplay
    Show off your costume or make your own. In the Roosevelt Building.
  • Video Gaming
    Have fun playing Worlds VR, Super Mario Kart 8, and many other favorites!! In the PCC Library.
  • Tabletop Gaming
    Compete, collaborate and get creative. Try out our collection of fresh board and tabletop games! Play with friends or learn how from local experts. In the PCC Library.
  • Tucson Comic-Con & Constant Con!
    Come to the 2nd floor loft for a Cool-Con experience! Giveaways, Super Heroes, and Comic life Galore!  In the CC Building Loft.
  • Tech Toys!
    Blast your creativity into the future. Drop in for a ninja-quick demo and leave with samurai-level skills! Test out Ozobots, MakeyMakey, Cubelets, & Botley robots. In the PCC Library.
  • Crafts! Crafts! And more Crafts!
    Get in touch with your creative side! Make hats, magnets and paper crafts to take home. In the Roosevelt Building.
  • Paper Crafts
    Floral Origami & Interactive Origami with Mary Ellen Palmeri. In the Roosevelt Building.
  • Minecraft & Roblox
    Visit the gaming area and play your favorite game with lots of other fans! No account needed! In the PCC Library.
  • Giant Games
    You may be a PvP Master onscreen, but what about in real life? Get your team together and test your skills in a real-life game of PvP! In the Outside courtyard.
  • Cantina
    Join us for FREE Brooklyn Pizza, drinks, and snacks in the Cantina! Not exactly a wretched hive of scum and villainy, but you never know who you’ll meet in the Cantina. In the PCC Building Café
  • Photo Booth
    Take MegaMania fun and fandom home with you by capturing your experience in print.  It’s free—a gift from us to you!

And that’s not all! The following will be 1-2 hours (schedule not yet finalized)

■ The Portable Planetarium Presentations will visit the Harry Potter, Doctor Who, and anime universes
■ An Escape Room
■ Author & Artist workshops and panels
■ Storytime with Hagrid
■ Frank Powers teaching how to create original characters to cosplay
Tinker Cosplay will teach the basics of using EVA foam to make amazing costumes
■ Mariachi Corazon de Jesus youth musicians
■ Capoeira and Latin dance performance
WailaBand GertieNtheboyz performance
■ Chinese calligraphy
■ Costume showcases

HUGE thanks to our generous partners for helping make this geekery possible:
Brooklyn Pizza Company
Community Food Bank of Southern Arizona
Friends Of The Pima County Library
Pima Community college

All ages. Free.

Japanese Language & Activities summer school at Tanque Verde Elem. School, June 11 to 15, 2018

Japanese Language and Activities at Tanque Verde Elementary School ( 2600 N Fennimore, Tucson AZ 85749)

Monday – Friday, 10:00 to 12:00, June 11 – June 15 ( 5 days)

Fee: $75

Students entering 1st – 6th grades in Fall

Please read our Policies & Procedures before enrolling

By registering your child for these classes you are agreeing to the Policies and Procedures

Please read the description of the class in the link.

The dead line to register was Monday, May 21st .

Please contact Miki Pimienta for any questions.


Phone: 520-529-4256

Next Japanese Meet Up luncheon on May 26, 2018 at Wok & Roll


We are having a party to promote friendship and interaction within our Tucson community. It’s also an excellent opportunity for anyone who is interested in Japanese culture. Let’s enjoy socializing with the people working in different disciplines.

Everyone is welcome including newcomers to Tucson.

Date: Saturday,May.26th    

Time: 11:00am-2:00pm                                            

Location : WOK&ROLL( 3000 WEST INA ROAD,TUCSON, AZ. 85741  

Fee:$13 adult(12yrs and over),7(8-11yrs),6(4-7yrs) free under 3yrs

Tip includedPlease give the fee on site (accept only cash).                                                                                                                  

Please send the names of all participants prior to May.23rd to

YukihiroYukiIbuki  yibukijp@gmail.comcell: 520-907-1934

Please feel free to ask any questions. Thank you.



みなさま いかがお過ごしでしょうか。

ツーソンにお住まいの日本人あるいは日本文化に興味のある方の親 睦の場として交流会Tucson Japanese Meet-Up(食事会)を下記の通り計画しました

新しくツーソンに来られた方も含め、様々なジャンルの方達と交流 を深めて情報交換出来ればと思います。駐在の方、研究者、学生、 企業で働く単身赴任の方も大いに歓迎です。みなさま、お誘いあわ せの上、是非ご参加ください。

日時:526 (土)午前11午後2

場所:WOK&ROLL( 3000 WEST INA ROAD,TUCSON, AZ. 85741          

会費: 大人(12歳以上)$13 8-11歳$7 4-7歳$6  3歳以下無料  

チップ含んでいます。当日集めます(釣銭のないようご用意願いま す)                    

参加ご希望の方は、523()までに 伊吹之博

cell: 520-907-1934までご連絡ください。また何でもご遠 慮なくお問い合わせ願います。皆様にお会いできるのを楽しみにし ております。