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...
You stare at Mr. Popo, Team Four Star stares back!

You stare at Mr. Popo, Team Four Star stares back!

Nick Landis After being forged in Asgard, Nick “Lanipator” Landis was deemed too powerful to be contained! Thus, he was banished to Earth, where he became an Actor/Entertainer destined to make people laugh and fill them with joy. From an early age he honed...
Promotional Art Contests Information

Promotional Art Contests Information

*Update 05-15-15 Winners announced.   T-Shirt winner is Melissa Frennea Program Book Cover Bing Lin Flyer/Poster Art Evelyn Larez Digital Art Stephanie Renteria T-Shirt winner is Melissa Frennea Program Book Cover Bing Lin Flyer/Poster Art Evelyn Larez Digital...
Li Kovacs at A-Kon 26

Li Kovacs at A-Kon 26

Li Kovacs started making her own costumes at a young age and has turned her love of videos games, anime, and nerdy culture into a profession. For over 10 years she has been making costumes and modeling professionally for some of the biggest names in the video game...
A-Kon 26 Masquerade Ball Rules & Info

A-Kon 26 Masquerade Ball Rules & Info

A-Kon 26 Masquerade Ball Rules & Info Event Date: Thursday June 4th Time: 8 PM – 12:30 AM Hosted by Mu Epsilon Kappa National Society and A-Kon Cosplay Staff General Information The masquerade is a formal event. A convention badge is required at the door of...
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....