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...
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 attendees. 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, if a...
General Convention Questions

General Convention Questions

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 to watch Anime movies, television shows, read manga or comics, or play games, you would probably have a great time at A-Kon. According...
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”). This may be due to...
Programming, Guest, and Event Questions

Programming, Guest, and Event Questions

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? What is there to do? A good convention has things going on all (or almost all) the time. Some of these things...