Ohayocon 2023 – A Guide For Attendees

Max@Play is getting a jump on 2023 and all of the activities and adventures we’ll be going on in 2023, and the first one is we’ll be returning is is Columbus, Ohio to go to Ohayocon.

Are you looking forward to the latest edition of Ohayocon? Let Max@Play give you all the updates you need to know. From entry fees and exhibitors’ profiles to a list of special guests, you can find it all in one place. So no matter if you’re a first-time attendee or a veteran cosplayer, you’ll be able to make your time at Ohayocon an unforgettable one!

Date & Location

The event will take place January 20 – 23 at the Hyatt Regency Columbus hotel in the greater Columbus Convention Center

COVID 19 Policies for Ohayocon

In order to be admitted to and remain at Ohayocon, all attendees five years and older must provide either:

  • proof of full vaccination at least two weeks prior to the day of arrival at the registration center
  • proof of negative COVID-19 test administered by an appropriate, licensed medical professional within three days of arrival at the registration center.

Additionally masks are required on at all times.

Entry Fees

Children 12 and under are admitted FREE with an paid adult admission pass. Children must be supervised at all.

Friday: $40 per badge

Saturday: $50 per badge

Sunday: $50 per badge

Weekend badges $70.00 pre-sale ends January 4 for weekend badges.


There will be a dealers room an artist alley and a con swap


This year‘s panel of voice actors include:

Jessica Calvello (Life Lessons with Uramichi Oniisan)

Michael Sinterniklass (The Venture Brothers)

Kiba Walker

Dorothy Fahn

Just to name a few


Ohayocon 2023 is sure to be a fantastic event, with so much to do and explore! From the exhibits and vendors to the amazing guests, this convention will be an unforgettable experience for attendees. So, come on down and be part of this amazing convention and get ready to have the time of your life!