A-Kon 26 FAQ

A-Kon 26 FAQ

It’s time for a new FAQ When is A-Kon 26? 5-7 June 2015 How many people attended A-Kon 25? 26,377 by warm body count. This is the number of people who were actually there. 71,859 by turnstile count. This is a count that some other conventions use. It means that,...
Survival Tips for Kon Going

Survival Tips for Kon Going

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 bag to put your stuff in. (stick a small folding bag in your luggage for holding your new loot) YOUR MONEY Clothes for 4 days...
Weapons Policy

Weapons Policy

A-Kon® 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...
Membership, Registration, and Badge Questions

Membership, Registration, and Badge Questions

When do I get my tickets? What does a membership mean? Why is the membership fee so high? These questions and more are answered here. Register Here!   Note: 3-day memberships may be purchased Thursday during the posted registration hours. Note 2: Single-day...
General Convention Questions

General Convention Questions

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? Why should I want to go to a convention? There are many reasons people enjoy going to an Anime convention such as A-Kon. If you like...
Kids at the Kon

Kids at the Kon

Is it safe for children? What age groups should come? While most events at conventions are for general audiences of all ages, there may be a few Adult-themed or oriented events (we designate these at A-Kon® by calling them “Adult” such as our Hentai Video...