Third Annual Fandom and Neomedia Studies (FANS) Conference

Third Annual Fandom and Neomedia Studies (FANS) Conference

Submissions for this year’s FANS Conference are now closed. You can see our full schedule of presenters, with abstracts, here. Ladies, Gentlemen, and Otherwise, it is our privilege and pleasure to announce the full 2015 FANS Conference Schedule with abstracts....
After Midnight performing Dr. Horrible’s Sing Along Blog

After Midnight performing Dr. Horrible’s Sing Along Blog

On Saturday June 6 at 6:00 pm (ish) in Video Theater 2. Celebrating five years on the road, After Midnight are Texas premiere shadowcast. They have entertained audiences from El Paso to Weslaco with their infectious brand of audience participation theater. Shows...
The Rocky Horror Picture Show returns to A-Kon!

The Rocky Horror Picture Show returns to A-Kon!

Established in 1998 and performing at A-Kon since 2008, Los Bastardos provides a seamless marriage between the sexy anarchy of a live and mostly naked Rocky Horror Picture Show shadowcast, and the professional production value of a theatre troupe.  LB presents a truly...
Convention Hours

Convention Hours

Convention Hours Various other Events will have separate Hours. On-Site Registration Hours of Operation Location: Grand Ballroom, sections C – E Thursday: 9 am – 9 pm Friday: 8 am – 9 pm Saturday: 8 am – 8 pm Sunday: 9 am – 2 pm  ...
Which Circle of Anime Hell is waiting for you?

Which Circle of Anime Hell is waiting for you?

ANIME HELL is just what it says it is: a collection of strange, peculiar, and often painful video clips, designed to make the first-time viewer say, “WTF??” every couple of minutes and to make the returning viewer drag his or her friends in to share the...
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...