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...
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...