Next Price: $70
A-Kon 31 registrations have been temporarily suspended due to the postponement of the event to 2021 and will re-open soon for the new dates.
DreamHack x A-Kon Bundle Pass
A-Kon, North America’s longest-running anime and Japanese Pop Culture Convention, and DreamHack, the world’s premier gaming lifestyle festival, and will both be at Dallas’ Kay Bailey Hutchison Convention Center in May 2020. To bring both experiences to fans, the two events have joined together to offer a bundle pass. Spanning more than a million square feet of combined gaming, pop culture, anime, concerts and more, the bundle pass will include everything outlined in the DreamHack Festival three-day pass as well as the A-Kon 4-Day event pass. The bundle pass is $140 for the weekend, and is now available HERE.
4 Day Attendee
This membership grants admittance to all days of the event for attendees ages 13 and up. This is the best value option for attendees who want to make the most out of their A-Kon experience! This type of registration is offered all year long and scales in price as the event dates get closer. Children under 18 years old need a guardian or parent on-site at time of badge pick-up. Parents of minors are encourage to stay on site. A parent-in-tow badge is available for those who wish to.
4 Day Child
This membership grants admittance to all days of the event for attendees ages 6 through 13. This type of registration is offered at a fixed discounted price all year long.
1 Day Attendee
Single day membership grants access to the event for the specific day it is purchased for. Single day admittance is usually posted for purchase approximately 60-90 days prior to the event. Currently, single day admission is available for Friday, Saturday and Sunday and all three days also grant access to Thursday as a bonus day as part of the registration.
If you are a chaperone or belong to a school or organization that is interested in purchasing a large order, please reach out to us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Children under the age of 6 years old are allowed into the event for free.
All pricing below includes a $5 non-refundable service charge which will show up as a separate line item on your checkout. Please note that should you cancel or request a refund, this non-refundable service fee will show up as a cancellation fee in your registration portal.
Add-On Activities are extra items you can purchase access to in addition to your A-Kon registration. These items are usually limited time or unique features that include things such as food, guest access, or special collectibles and access offerings.
Charity Banquet with the Stars
Want a little extra time with that guest you’ve always wanted to talk to, in a more comfortable setting? The Charity Banquet is the event that you’re looking for! Join us on the Sunday of A-Kon for delicious food, fun, giveaways, games, guests and more!
Lolita Tea Party
Join us for a celebration where fashion enthusiasts can meet and mingle with fashion designers and other special guests. With a tea party ticket, each attendee gains access to the tea party venue, an array of foods and drinks, and a special gift from the Fashion team.
How do I get a new confirmation email?
If you no longer have your registration link, you can resend it to yourself here:
What is the schedule for registration price increases?
When do single day registrations become available?
Single day badges usually become available between 60 and 90 days to the event and often coincide with a price increase date.
Do you currently offer military, teacher, and other individual discounts?
A-Kon does not currently offer additional discounts because we work very hard to keep the registration price as low as possible for everyone.
Can I transfer my registration to someone else?
You can change your information, including the name and email address of the badge holder, by following the link send in your registration confirmation email. Please be aware that transferring registrations with the A-Kon+ add-on applied have the following additional considerations:
If you transfer the registration to someone else before the A-Kon+ cutoff date, you must also update the A-Kon+ shipping address and attendee details.
If you transfer the registration to someone else after A-Kon+ cutoff date, you will need to contact us at email@example.com to see if we are able to make this change for you. Please note that if your request is close to, or after, the mailing date we will not be able to transfer A-Kon+ to another person. You can however, transfer the registration and make arrangements on your own to get the A-Kon+ badge to them via some other means.
Legal Name and ID
All attendees must register an individual name for each badge and that name must match a legal photo ID.
By registering for a paid or complementary A-Kon badge you agree not to sell, trade, transfer or share your comp code, email confirmation, or badge. In the event that A-Kon, LLC determines that you have violated this policy, A-Kon, LLC has the right to cancel your badge(s) and keep any money paid by you. Confirmations and/or badges that have been sold or provided by anyone other than A-Kon, LLC will not be honored. You must wear and display your badge at all times while onsite and at any official A-Kon event. All badges are the property of A-Kon, LLC and must be relinquished to A-Kon, LLC upon request. A-Kon reserves the right to refuse admission, to refuse service and/or to cancel/revoke your Member ID and/or badge at A-Kon’s discretion.
Authorization for Use of Image, Video, Words, and Information
By attending A-Kon, you permit and authorize A-Kon LLC, and its employees, agents and personnel who are acting on behalf of A-Kon LLC, use of the following items taken during the conference for purposes of publicity, marketing and promotion without compensation.
You understand the above may be subject to reasonable modification or editing and may be reproduced and distributed by means of various media, including but not limited to publications, video or digital presentations, news releases, brochures or websites. You waive any right to inspect or approve the finished product, or any material in which A-Kon, LLC may eventually use any item indicated above. You release A-Kon, LLC from any and all liability related to dissemination of any item indicated above.
Lost or stolen badges that were printed onsite can be replaced at a cost of $25 (one day) and $35 (four day) and is at the discretion of A-Kon,LLC. Damaged badges can be returned and replaced onsite. Mailed A-Kon+ badges cannot be replaced.
Refund requests must be received within 30 days of your purchase date. After 30 days have passed from your purchase date, you may elect to transfer your badge to another individual of your choosing at no additional charge using our registration portal.
All refunds will be subject to a $5 service fee. If you are eligible to receive a refund, we will credit your original method of payment for the amount requested minus the fee.
Cancellation requests must be emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org and be sent from the email account that was used during the ticket purchasing process. Please include the following information in the body of the email: First name, last name, email address used when purchasing the ticket, and phone number. Also, please provide the reason for the request and any additional details you deem necessary.