Otakubalo returns to Anime North on Friday and Saturday night at the Toronto Congress Centre Outdoor Stage.

Stage Schedule

Friday Night
Saturday Night
6 PM
Cherry Condos
7 PM
DJ Androm3da
8 PM
Ryuko Pegasasu
9 PM
Tim Shannon
10 PM
Happy Cola 赤ちゃん
11 PM
Pan!c Pop
12 AM

Featured DJs



Angelphroot is a Toronto-based DJ dealing in high-energy dance music and multi-genre journeys. With inspiration from the sounds of alternative subcultures and movements, her sets fuse the oldskool with whatever it is the kids are listening to.

Otakubaloo Rules

Weekend or Same Day Anime North badge required for admission to TCC Dance Space (Parking Lot near Hall DE entrance).

All who enter or re-enter Dance Space must agree to search by metal detector wand, bag inspection and remove cosplay mask if asked. Those who are or appear to be intoxicated, under the influence or otherwise impaired will be refused entry.

Allowed Inside Dance Space:
  • Small bags and purses
  • Sealed commercial water bottles
  • Needed medical supplies in clear bags (Epipen, asthma inhaler, etc)
NOT Allowed in Dance Space:
  • No Large Bags or Backpacks
  • No food or opened bottles
  • No unidentified substances.
  • NO Glass Bottles
  • No previously approved props or items that may be hazardous in a crowd
  • No Crowdsurfing, Piggybacking or Climbing.
  • Do not go on or behind the Stage.
Incidents involving Drugs, Alcohol, Violence, Trespassing or other serious offenses will be dealt with by On Site Police Officers.

Flashing Lights Warning: Those with epilepsy or photosensitivity may have difficulties in these areas.