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...
Pokemon Gym Leader Challenge

Pokemon Gym Leader Challenge

A-KON 26 POKÉMON GYM LEADER CHALLENGE This event will require you to have the latest version of Pokémon available, Pokémon Omega Ruby or Pokémon Alpha Sapphire. This 2-day event, beginning the Friday of A-Kon, requires you to travel on your own Pokémon journey within...
VGCorps brings the BattleTech Pods back to A-Kon!

VGCorps brings the BattleTech Pods back to A-Kon!

Starting Friday at 10 AM – 2 AM Saturday 10 AM – 2 AM Sunday 10 Am – 5 PM   in the Imperial Ballroom (formerly Khmer Ballroom)   Cost is only $5 for a 7 minute mission. It is with great pleasure that VGCorps announces that the VWE BattleTech...
Scavenger Hunt, it’s Back!

Scavenger Hunt, it’s Back!

Photo-Scavenger Hunt Rules 1: Do not touch any of the artwork, sculptures, or items on the list. 2: The object of the game is to find as many of the items on the list as you can from Friday Morning until Saturday Afternoon. 3: Players should work as part of a 1-5...
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...
DollAKon returns for 2015!

DollAKon returns for 2015!

DollAKon is a three-day Ball Joint Doll mini-convention in Dallas, TX that takes place during Project A-Kon.  Now in its fifth year, it features sculptors and industry guests, a dolls-only vendor room, panels, demonstrations, workshops and socials.  Our primary focus...