June 6 – 8 , 2014 at The Hilton Anatole Dallas

Weapons Policy *Now Updated

Weapons Policy *Now Updated

03/08/14

              A-KonĀ® reserves the right to refuse entry of any prop/weapon it deems unfit for any reason. Any misuse of a prop/weapon (horseplay, dueling, fighting, running/swinging, firing, etc.) is grounds for removal and or ejection from convention premises without recourse, up to and including legal action depending on the...

How to Volunteer

How to Volunteer

02/07/14

A-Kon is primarily staffed by volunteers. Here is information of how to volunteer and requirements.

Membership, Registration, and Badge Questions

Membership, Registration, and Badge Questions

08/24/13

When do I get my tickets? What is a membership? These questions and more are answered here.

Survival Tips for Kon Going

Survival Tips for Kon Going

05/15/13

Preparing for a convention is quasi-art form, quasi-science. These lists are intended as a helpful guide on what to bring and prepare for.

A-Kon 23 In the Press

A-Kon 23 In the Press

07/08/12

Lots of things happen at A-Kon 23 and lots of Press covered them!

The A-Kon Staff

The A-Kon Staff

07/08/12

Need assistance? A-Kon can be a fantastic experienc with much to do and see, but problems can certainly bring your fun factor down a notch or two. A-Kon staffs volunteers, however, they are not all-knowing, all-seeing gods (although they try!)

General Convention Questions

General Convention Questions

07/08/12

Why go to a convention, what is a fan-run convention, why should I stay at the hotel, and how can I help? What should I wear and bring?

Kids at the Kon

Kids at the Kon

07/08/12

Is the Kon safe for children? What age groups should come? Is it safe to let my child play games at the Kon?

Programming, Guest, and Event Questions

Programming, Guest, and Event Questions

07/08/12

What is there to do? Why so much? Are the advertised guests guaranteed to be there? When will such-and-such happen? What are the details of so-and-so?

Press Application Instructions

Qualification and application instructions for members of the Press.