June 6 – 8 , 2014 at The Hilton Anatole Dallas

DollAKon returns! *Updated Info*

DollAKon returns! *Updated Info*

03/28/14

DollAKon continues to grow, and this year will have programming in Plum Blossom throughout the three days of A-Kon®. Look for programming information and other announcements here, as well as through the groups Facebook page.

A-Kon has a charity initiative!

A-Kon has a charity initiative!

03/20/14

              We call it The A-Kon Charity Initiative! For years, it’s been one of the best kept secrets at the convention and we thought it was time to let you in on it. We are fandom – a force capable of incredible impact.  Join us in making positive change in the world today!  There is no limit to the good we can achieve by...

Art Show Information for A-Kon 25

Art Show Information for A-Kon 25

03/19/14

A-Kon wants your artwork! Whether you’re a seasoned convention vet, or this is your first show, we welcome you to show off your talent and perhaps even make some money.

AMV contests submissions

AMV contests submissions

03/18/14

              AMV contests submissions are live and being accepted for 2014.  Do it at http://vse.a-kon.com.

Steampunk Social and Ball

Steampunk Social and Ball

03/18/14

Come dress in your finest Steampunk wear and enter the Peacock Terrace on Friday night for an evening of music, light refreshment and dance. Again this year, join DJ Infam0us as he helps set the mood for an evening of entertainment.

Darren Gendron & Obsidian Abnormal, they’re Comics artists & writers

Darren Gendron & Obsidian Abnormal, they’re Comics artists & writers

03/17/14

              According to the internet, Darren J. Gendron’s  mustache has been declared a lethal weapon in 22 states. One of Dern’s eyes is fake. Even he isn’t sure which one. His Kevin Bacon number is four. Dern is magic. Dern is the writer of Bonebreakers (www.CommissionedComic.com) Hello With Cheese...

Sleeping Samurai returns to A-Kon

Sleeping Samurai returns to A-Kon

03/17/14

              Sleeping Samurai is a company based around bringing Interactive Entertainment to conventions.  We supply hand made foam weapons, made to simulate actual weapons with as much historical accuracy as possible.  These weapons are created entirely by the staff of Sleeping Samurai.  Most all of the weapons that we...

J-Pop Room Information

J-Pop Room Information

03/16/14

All that is J-Pop and J-Rock at A-Kon®. Whether you’re just killing time between panels or you’re a die hard Japanese music enthusiast, feel free to come on down and check us out!

American Airlines to provide A-Kon® 25 attendees a discount

American Airlines to provide A-Kon® 25 attendees a discount

03/14/14

American Airlines to provide A-Kon® 24 attendees a 5% discount for round trip travel to our event in Dallas, Texas. The valid travel dates for this discount are May 24, 2013 through June 9, 2013. You can easily access American’s fares by going to www.aa.com to book your flight.

The Neko Neko Maid & Host Club wants you!

The Neko Neko Maid & Host Club wants you!

03/13/14

              Neko Neko Maid & Host Club is looking for maids and hosts that are 17+ who would like to perform at A-Kon 2014 along with our touring cast members and are ready to bring back maid/host cafe fun to A-Kon for the fifth year in a row! As a maid or host you’ll have the opportunity to cosplay your very own maid or...