A-Kon 29 Christmas Giveaway

Hi everyone! It’s time for the A-Kon annual Christmas Giveaway!

Pre-register for A-Kon 29 before midnight on January 1st, 2018 and you’ll be automatically entered to win one of the following:

Grand Prize (1)

  • 1 x King Room at the Omni Hotel for the duration of A-Kon 29
  • 1 x Parking in the Houston St. Garage for the duration of A-Kon 29
  • 1 x Free A-Kon 29 T-Shirt

Runner Up Prize (2)

  • 1 x Parking in the Houston St. Garage for the duration of A-Kon 29
  • 1 x Free A-Kon 29 T-Shirt

It’s that simple! Make sure you get your pre-registration in on time to have a chance to win! Winners will be announced on January 8th, 2018.

Terms and Conditions:

  • All pre-registrations must be valid and received before midnight on January 1st, 2018 CST.
  • Winners must be 18 years of age or older.  (Sorry guys, but this is a legal requirement)
  • Grand Prize covers the base cost, taxes and fees associated with one king hotel room for a Thursday – Sunday stay (3 nights).
  • Grand Prize winner will be responsible for any incidentals, extras or other charges above the base room, taxes and fees for the hotel room.
  • Grand Prize winner must provide a valid picture ID and credit card at the hotel front desk before they will be allowed to check into the hotel.
  • A-Kon reserves the right to adjust the hotel room reservation duration if the winner is unable to accommodate a Thursday check-in or Sunday check-out.
  • All prize offerings are only transferable if the winning registration is part of a group registration.  Transfer will only be allowed to individuals who are registered as part of the same group registration as of the time of contest offering.
  • Prizes may not be upgraded, extended or changed.
  • A-Kon is not responsible for any damaged, lost or stolen items arising from any prize offering.


Will someone contact me if I win?

Absolutely.  We will contact you via the email associated with your pre-registration on or before January 8th, 2018 to provide details on how to claim your prize.

I wasn’t able to pre-register until after midnight on January 1st, 2018, am I still eligible?

No.  Only pre-registrations received by midnight on January 1st, 2018 will be eligible for the drawing regardless of the reasons why.  Please make sure you pre-register early enough not to iss the deadline.

I pre-registered on June 10th, 2017 at A-Kon 28, am I eligible to participate in this contest?

Absolutely.  Anyone who has pre-registered for A-Kon 29 before midnight on January 1st, 2018 CST regardless of when they pre-registered will be entered to win.

I won a complimentary pass to A-Kon 29 though another contest, am I eligible to participate?

Yes, provided you have redeemed your complimentary pass and completed pre-registration before the cutoff date and time.  Please note that individuals who are receiving special access passes such as dealers, artist alley, panelist, industry, etc. are not eligible to participate in this contest.