Join us for Cosplay Thursdays to see #MurakamiMonsterized dressed as your favorite manga character, anime hero, or Murakami monster!
On Thursday nights, meet up with friends and other cosplayers to mingle and be seen among Murakami’s newest monsters. Participating cosplayers, please purchase your Murakami ticket for the 6 p.m. timeslot and gather at the entrance of the exhibition at 6 p.m. Each meetup will have a suggested theme; see below for a schedule.
Want to fuel up first? Grab a meal or snack at Asian Box beforehand! Asian Box is open until 8 p.m. on Thursdays.
Upcoming Cosplay Thursday Themes:
SEP 28: KAWAII COSPLAYS
Totemo kawaii! Cosplay as your favorite Japanese kawaii characters and celebrate everything kawaii.
(OCT 5: Museum Closed)
OCT 12: MANGA & ANIME VILLAINS COSPLAYS
Sometimes it feels good to be bad! It’s time for the villains to rule at this manga and anime cosplay meetup.
OCT 19: MANGA & ANIME VIDEO GAME COSPLAYS
Level up! Cosplay as your favorite manga and anime RPG/gaming characters.
OCT 26: SHŌNEN MANGA & ANIME COSPLAYS
Get ready for action and adventure dressed as your favorite shōnen manga and anime character.
NOV 2: SHŌJO MANGA & ANIME COSPLAYS
Be inspired by your favorite romantic shōjo manga and anime characters.
NOV 9: KEMONOMIMI COSPLAYS
Ears, tails and furries cosplay? Show off your favorite manga and anime animal characters.
NOV 16: MONSTER COSPLAYS
Monsterize yourself! Cosplay as your favorite #MurakamiMonsterized, manga, or anime monster.
Hosted in partnership with FANEXPO San Francisco