Welcome to A-Kon 26

at the Hilton Anatole Dallas

Addicted to Streetpass? The DS Lounge is for you!

Addicted to Streetpasses? Love meeting up with other DS players and challenging them to a game or just exchanging pleasantries? Well, you’re in luck! We’ve created a spot for you to do just that in the Console Gaming Room! It’s located near the Wii U... read more

Days till Convention Begins








Hotel Dining and Food venues

Hotel Dining The hotel will be setting up a number of booths for food sales in Atrium 1 during the “lunch” time frame.  We’ll also be bringing back burgers in the Park during lunch.  Tickets will be sold at each booth.  BE AWARE – the tickets... read more

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Sayonara Sub Culture, URBANGARDE Mainstreams in Dallas!

Sayonara Sub Culture, URBANGARDE Mainstreams in Dallas!

URBANGARDE will make their USA debut at A-Kon® 26 in Dallas, TX, where they will perform a live concert with fan Q&A and autograph sessions during the three-day Japanese anime and pop-culture event, June 5-7, 2015. URBANGARDE appears at A-Kon® 26 by arrangement with RESONANCE Media.

A-Kon 26 Charity Events

A-Kon 26 Charity Events

Want to be part of something? Show your support. Make a difference! A-KON® HAS A CHARITY INITIATIVE?! We are all part of 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...
A-Kon 26 Cosplay Competition Rules and Guidelines

A-Kon 26 Cosplay Competition Rules and Guidelines

Signups for the A-Kon 26 Saturday Night Cosplay contest have now closed.  Sign-ups for the Saturday night Cosplay Contest are officially closed. On-site walk-on entries will be accepted beginning at 10:00am Saturday, June 6. No skit entries will be accepted on-site....
Ani-Idol Rules

Ani-Idol Rules

*Update 05-20-15 The following contestants will be moving on to the 2nd Round of Ani-Idol: (Names listed in no particular order) TRADITIONAL DIVISION Jessica Hernandez Cara Bolding Cassie Russell Nariana Sands Amanda Brown Lucinda Yu Rin Allison Jasmine Eyre Abi...
Convention Hours

Convention Hours

Various other Events will have separate Hours. Please check our schedule for times and locations.
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Arda Wigs
Stage Makeup Online
Gaming Expo
Budget Rent A Car
halloween costumes
Copic Markers
Keith's Comics
Cosplay Locator: Burn your 'Real Clothes'!
Radio Comix
Dallas Observer



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