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...
Hall Costume Contest for A-Kon 25

Hall Costume Contest for A-Kon 25

*Update 06-11-17 Hall Cosplay Contest Winners! Hall Cosplay  2nd Place – Gaige from Borderlands 1st Place – Elsa from Frozen Most Creative – Sakizou Mermaid Best Prop – Jack Frost from Rise of the Guardians   This slideshow requires JavaScript.    ...
Weapons Policy

Weapons Policy

A-Kon® reserves the right to refuse entry of any prop/weapon it deems unfit for any reason. Any misuse of a prop/weapon (horseplay, dueling, fighting, running/swinging, firing, etc.) is grounds for removal and or ejection from convention premises without recourse, up...
Press Application Instructions

Press Application Instructions

A-Kon® Press Pass: Qualifications Am I Qualified? Working journalists/photographers over the age of 17 that fall under one of the below categories may apply online no later than May 10, 2015 to request a Press Pass: Print Media & Newswire Reporters must provide: A...
Bootleg Policy

Bootleg Policy

We know it’s dreadfully difficult to know all the different products that are being bootlegged these days. However, we do have some guidelines for you to use in selecting the merchandise you bring to the convention. The item must have a copyright notice on it...