The staff of Animazement has announced that it is canceling Animazement 2021 due to restrictions regarding the COVID-19 pandemic. This year’s event was scheduled to be held in late May. The next event is scheduled for May 27–29, 2022.
The staff of the convention stated regarding the restrictions in North Carolina:
While restrictions have started to lift in North Carolina, there are still many restrictions in place that would not allow our event to happen to the fullest extent. Modifying the convention to fit what would be allowed would mean compromising the quality and essence of Animazement.
Registrations for Animazement 2021 will automatically roll over to 2022. Artist and dealers’ booths will automatically roll over to the 2022 event as well. Attendees and dealers who do not wish to hold on to their registration and booths can apply for a refund on Animazement’s website. Artists who do not wish to hold on to their booths can initiate their refunds on the Eventbrite platform.