June 6 – 8 , 2014 at The Hilton Anatole Dallas

Cosplay Information for A-Kon 25

Cosplay Information for A-Kon 25

04/07/14

Latest info on sign-ups, rules, and other little know facts.

Magic the Gathering Events

Magic the Gathering Events

04/06/14

              MTG Super FNM Standard Sealed Pack ($30 entry) Each player will receive 7 packs (one each: Return to Ravnica, Gatecrash, Dragon’s Maze, m14, Theros, Born of the Gods and Journey Into Nyx) to build a 40 card minimum deck.  The event will be 4 rounds swiss.  Payout:  1 pack per match win.  Undefeated get 2 extra...

Board Game Demos and Open Play

Board Game Demos and Open Play

04/06/14

              We’ll have open board gaming all through out the weekend.  Jump in on demoes at anytime, or if you see a game you’d like to try, our friendly staff will teach you how to play.  There will be everything from old favorites like Settlers of Catan to new games like Krosmaster Arena.  It’s time to game...

Friday and Saturday Night Dances

Friday and Saturday Night Dances

04/01/14

When the sun goes down, we turn the beats up…. Every year we the djs for project A-Kon, strive to make the Friday night and Saturday night dances , an event to remember.. we invite every last one of you to share these experiences with us and dance to your hearts content!

Special Events / Demonstrations

Special Events / Demonstrations

03/30/14

Since 2003, A-Kon has provided an space for fan exhibitions and performances which are best shown in an open area outside a regular panel room. Past demonstrations and special programs have included: LARP and boffer groups, martial arts demos, musical performances, and dance demos. We are always open to new ideas: if you want to show something off, try us out!

Donate in Style! Check out our Charity Badge for 2014!

Donate in Style! Check out our Charity Badge for 2014!

03/20/14

              WANT TO BE PART OF SOMETHING? SHOW YOUR SUPPORT. MAKE A DIFFERENCE!     DONATE IN STYLE! CHECK OUT OUR CHARITY BADGE FOR 2014! Everyone is getting one. Don’t get left out! Donate $20 or more and you can show your pledge of support by wearing the swanky new charity donor badge we’re going to give you. It...

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...

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.

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...

Hall Costume Contest for A-Kon 25

Hall Costume Contest for A-Kon 25

03/11/14

              HALL COSPLAY CONTEST: Have a costume? Want a chance to have your costume’s craftsmanship judged in a contest without having to brave the beast that is the A-Kon Main Cosplay audience? Cursed with shyness or terrible stage fright? Then the Hall Cosplay Contest is for you! How to Enter: Simply show up at the...