Welcome to Connichi 2018!

We are Germany's biggest non-profit event for Japanese popculture. Our volunteer staff is made up of dedicated fans of anime and manga and connoisseurs of Japanese culture. Together we aim to bring Japan and Germany closer together. At Connichi you will be able to meet manga artists and animation industry veterans, enjoy band performances, cosplay-theatre troupes, internationally acclaimed competitions and many more "Things Japanese".


Opening Hours


Friday: 14:00 - 00:30 
Saturday: 10:00 - 00:30 
Sunday: 10:00 - 18:00 

Box Office

Friday: 12:00 - 20:00
Saturday: 09:00 - 20:00
Sunday: 09:00 - 14:00 


Friday: 14:00 - 18:00
Saturday: 10:00 - 18:00
Sunday: 10:00 - 17:30 


The Connichi takes place annually in the Kongress Palace Kassel since 2003.

Kassel is located in the very heart of Germany and can be reached easily by public transportation from all directions. The ICE station and the main station are each less than a kilometer away from the Kongress Palais Kassel.

Address of the Location:
Kongress Palais Kassel - Stadthalle
Holger-Börner-Platz 1
34119 Kassel

Ticket Sale

Advance sale for 2018 has started and tickets can be ordere now at our ticket sale page. 

You will also be able to buy a ticket for both days at our box office as long as supply lasts.

Please note that we charge 1 additional Euro for every order for shipping costs.

  • Gold Ticket: 3-day ticket (Friday-Sunday): 84,00 Euro
  • 3-day ticket (Friday-Sunday):
    until February 26th 2018: 52,00 Euro,
    until August 6th 2018: 61,00 Euro.
  • Single day ticket for Friday or Sunday:
    until February 26th 2018: 24,00 Euro,
    until August 6th 2018: 29,00 Euro.
  • Single day ticket for Saturday:
    until February 26th 2018: 32,00 Euro,
    until August 6th 2018: 38,00 Euro.
  • Two-day tickets for Saturday/Sunday:
    until February 26th 2018: 40,00 Euro,
    until August 6th 2018: 47,00 Euro

(all prices including VAT) 

Box Office Ticket Prices:

  • Single Day Ticket for Friday or Sunday: 35,00 Euro.
  • Single Day Ticket for Saturday: 45,00 Euro.

(all prices including VAT)

We do not sell multi-day tickets at our box office. Tickets can only be purchased on the same day they are valid on. 

For example: A Single Day Ticket for Saturday can only be purchased on saturday. 

Box office may run out of tickets on our most frequented day (usually saturday). We advise you to show up early. 

Members of Animexx e.V. are eligible for a discount of 1 Euro at the box office. 

For further information please contact us at ticket@connichi.de 

Contact information

If you want to contact us with any question, feel free to write an e-mail to info@connichi.de (English and Japanese)