Special Events / Demonstrations Information

Special Events / Demonstrations Information

Since 2003, A-Kon has provided a 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...
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 will begin on March 1, 2015. *updated 1/22/15* Section I: Contest Rules Eligibility: You must have a valid A-Kon membership in order to participate. Entrants 13 and under must have their parents’ permission to...
Hall Cosplay Contest rules for A-Kon 26

Hall Cosplay Contest rules for A-Kon 26

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...
Third Annual Fandom and Neomedia Studies (FANS) Conference

Third Annual Fandom and Neomedia Studies (FANS) Conference

We are pleased to announce a CFP for submissions to the Third Annual Fandom and Neomedia Studies (FANS) Conference in Dallas, TX, on 6 and 7 June 2015. Fandom for us includes all aspects of being a fan, ranging from being a passive audience member to producing one’s...
Catch a screening of Tale Of The Princess Kaguya

Catch a screening of Tale Of The Princess Kaguya

THE TALE OF THE PRINCESS KAGUYA IN RICHARDSON ALAMO DRAFTHOUSE RICHARDSON WED, JANUARY 28, 2015  AT 07:30 PM $10.00 per Ticket We need 45 Tickets sold to get this Screening up and running. Click Here to get tickets! From the legendary Academy Award-winning Studio...
Ani-Idol Rules

Ani-Idol Rules

Presented by: Mu Epsilon Kappa Society   What Is Ani-Idol? Ani-Idol is a karaoke-style competition based on the famous show seen on TV. However, unlike the famous TV show, no one will be critical of their singing abilities on-the-spot. People sign up for this...