4-Day Attendee


(Ages 13 and Up)

4-Day Child


(Ages 6-12)

4-Day Group

Note: Children under the age of 6 are allowed in free.


A-Kon is pleased to offer press passes to a variety of individuals and outlets, including news reporters, bloggers, podcasters, YouTubers, and content creators. We welcome you to enjoy the convention and share this exciting event with your audience. To apply for press credentials to cover A-Kon, you must submit an application for review.

Before you fill out the form below, please read our Press Policies. By submitting an application, you agree to comply with the terms outlined below. Press credentials are limited, and approval is at the discretion of our press team.

Press Policies

Press Interview Policy

Guest Interviews

Staff & Volunteer Interviews

Press Application Form

Please submit only one application per outlet, and list our all the individuals who will need badges. Each person you list must have an appropriate title that demonstrates their relevance to your outlet and what role they will perform on-site.

Applications are due by 11:59 p.m. Friday, April 26, 2019. Applications will be reviewed and finalized by May 1, 2019.

All press credentials must be approved prior to the convention by our press team. No approval will be granted on-site. Completion of this application is not a confirmation or a guarantee of convention press access.

If you have any questions, please contact us here.