While in the Artist Alley, all convention, local, state, and federal rules, policies, and laws apply. Convention rules can be found online on the AnimeNEXT website.'
AnimeNEXT badges must be worn at all times. ONLY people with an Artist Alley badge will be allowed behind tables within the Artist Alley. People behind tables within the Artist Alley without an Artist Alley badge are subject to removal from the convention without refund.
Smoking, including vapes or electronic cigarettes, or use of alcohol or drugs while in the Artist Alley will not be tolerated. Violations will result in removal from the Artist Alley and convention with no refund.
Please refrain from running, screaming, yelling, horseplay, or obscene language; all artists are expected to be courteous and polite to one another, the staff, and other convention attendees. Any unacceptable behavior towards a staff member will result in immediate removal with no refund.
Overly loud music, videos, etc. will not be tolerated in the Artist Alley. If the amount of sound coming from a table is found to be disruptive as determined by the Artist Alley staff, the artist will be asked to lower the volume. Further noise violations can result in the artist being removed from the Artist Alley.
Permission to video record your space for security usage will be given on a case-by-case basis. If you are interested in recording your space you must do the following:
- Send a formal request to the Artist Alley explaining your intention for the footage you plan to take.
- If approved, you must post signage in clear view of the crowd with the following text: "WARNING Video Recording In Progress"
- Audio recording is strictly prohibited
- Any video at AnimeNEXT may not be publicly released without written permission from AnimeNEXT