How to Volunteer for A-Kon 26

How to Volunteer for A-Kon 26

A-Kon is primarily staffed by volunteers. VOLUNTEER APPLICATION Project A-Kon 26  June 5-7, 2015 Volunteering Basics: 1. The minimum age to volunteer at Project A-Kon is 16. Staff Heads may set higher minimum ages for their staffs at their discretion. For volunteers...
Catch a screening of Tale Of The Princess Kaguya

Catch a screening of Tale Of The Princess Kaguya

THE TALE OF THE PRINCESS KAGUYA Studio Movie Grill Spring Valley 13933 N. Central Expressway Dallas, TX THUR, February 19, 2015  AT 07:30 PM $10.00 per Ticket We need 12 Tickets sold to get this Screening up and running. Click Here to get tickets! From the legendary...
Special Events / Demonstrations Information

Special Events / Demonstrations Information

Since 2003, A-Kon has provided a space for fan exhibitions and performances which are best shown in an open area outside a regular panel room. Past demonstrations and special programs have included: LARP and boffer groups, martial arts demos, musical performances, and...
Titanesque Cosplay

Titanesque Cosplay

Sumner, Marissa, Heather and Caitlin are Titanesque Cosplay, Dallas’s premier group of super poor college students who make costumes. Over the last six years of our cosplay careers, we have created dozens of costumes with our self-taught sewing and crafting skills. We...
Hall Cosplay Contest rules for A-Kon 26

Hall Cosplay Contest rules for A-Kon 26

HALL COSPLAY CONTEST: Have a costume? Want a chance to have your costume’s craftsmanship judged in a contest without having to brave the beast that is the A-Kon Main Cosplay audience? Cursed with shyness or terrible stage fright? Then the Hall Cosplay Contest is...
Third Annual Fandom and Neomedia Studies (FANS) Conference

Third Annual Fandom and Neomedia Studies (FANS) Conference

We are pleased to announce a CFP for submissions to the Third Annual Fandom and Neomedia Studies (FANS) Conference in Dallas, TX, on 6 and 7 June 2015. Fandom for us includes all aspects of being a fan, ranging from being a passive audience member to producing one’s...