San Japan promotes their August 8-10 Japanese Culture and Anime convention with music by the two-piece rock band Birthday Suits, The Snags, and Knuckle Sandwich. A series of anime-related competitions abound, including a character pose-off, a Pocky (Japanese cookie stick)-eating competition, and a Cosplay costume contest. $10, 7pm, Sam’s Burger Joint, 330 E. Grayson, (210) 223-2830.
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