Apply as an artist or fan project for DoKomi 2024

You are an artist or part of a fan project and would like to exhibit at DoKomi? Then you will find below all information about the general application process for our fan booths.

If you would like to be part of DoKomi 2024, you will find all information about the general application process below.

We will be happy to add you to our official fan booth distribution list so that you receive updates and important information directly by mail. Just contact us through .

When and where will DoKomi 2024 take place?

DoKomi 2024 will take place from June 28-30 at the Messe Düsseldorf exhibition center and the adjacent Congress Center Süd. In 2023, DoKomi took place on more than 130,000 m² in the Congress Center Süd, halls 1, 3, 4, 5, 7 and 9 and the adjacent indoor areas, offering more than enough space for a wide variety of program items.

Address: Stockumer Kirchstraße 61, 40474 Düsseldorf

Who can apply for a fan booth?

We offer cheaper conditions for fan booths, because our goal is to support smaller artists and projects and offer them a stage at DoKomi. Therefore, only artists who offer their own works and products as well as persons, groups and organizations from the community and fan area can apply. In addition, a sufficient connection to the topics Japan, Manga / Comic or Anime must be recognizable. Some examples of projects we would like to offer a stage to can be found below:

  • Fan conventions
  • Content creators from the scene (Youtube channels, Twitch channels or similar, e.g. VTuber)
  • Online blogs
  • Fan communities & local fan meetings (including Discord servers with thematic reference)
  • Cosplay photographers
  • Music projects (bands, singers, artists related to anime and Japan)
  • Gaming communities
  • Indie authors with thematic reference
  • German-Japanese associations
  • Indie designers
  • and many more!

Not sure if you can apply for a fan booth? Then simply write to us at

Please note: Participation as a fan booth is only possible from the age of 18.

How do I apply for a fan booth?

The application phase for 2024 will start on 01 December 2023, 8 pm, and run until 31 December 2023. During this time period, applications can be submitted via the following online portal:

Note: The portal will be reactivated for the start and is currently not available.

In the form, you can choose whether you want to book a regular fan booth or one of the larger professional booths. There you will also find all the necessary information about prices, bookable additional services, our terms and conditions and other topics that are relevant for you and must be observed.

After sending the form you will receive a confirmation of receipt and you can access your booking at any time with your login to view the details again.

**Note: You can still edit your booking until you receive the stand confirmation or cancellation.

After the end of the registration phase we check all received bookings and then send the acceptance or rejection. If you have been accepted, you will also receive the invoice for your booking with the acceptance.

I have questions about fan booths at DoKomi - how can I contact you?

For questions about fan booths at DoKomi you can contact us at - we will get back to you as soon as possible.

Previous terms and conditions

As a point of orientation you will find the T&C of 2023 linked below. Please note that there may be changes to the rules and prices for next year, as we are still in the planning phase. The T&C valid for 2024 will be published at the latest at the beginning of the registration phase.

Exhibitor T&C 2023