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Buy Badges to Awesome Con

Join us on June 16-18, 2023, in Washington, DC, for Awesome Con! Awesome Con is a three-day experience of can’t miss celebrity guests, comic con panels, screenings, special events, and unique exhibits in the heart of Washington DC! We have everything geeky that you will love – anime, cosplay, manga, movies, and the latest and greatest in toys, games, and pop culture.

Experience Awesome Con Your Way!

  • Single Day Badge — for the toe dipper
  • 3 Day Badge — for the committed fan
  • Premium Badges — for those wanting to go the extra mile
  • Club Awesome Badge — for the seriously serious fan
  • Club Awesome Reserve — for the most intensely loyal fan
  • Kids Jr. Badge — for our littlest fans

No matter how you want to experience the con, we have options for you. Check out some of the perks that come with each badge below and get your geek on!

BUY BADGES

Badges & Event Info

Pick Your Badge

Get the badge that matches your perfect comic con experience.

What You Should Know

Find out more about Awesome Con and be ready to have fun when you arrive.

Getting Here

Learn more about getting to the con and accommodations to make your trip a better experience.

Online Pricing

3 DAY BADGE

$85
  • Advanced Pricing
  • Enjoy every day of our convention with our 3-day complete event package that will get you admission to every day of Awesome Con.

FRIDAY BADGE

$40
  • Advanced Pricing
  • Pick the day of Awesome Con that works best with your schedule. Check out our schedule to ensure you don’t miss your favorite.

SATURDAY BADGE

$50
  • Advanced Pricing
  • Pick the day of Awesome Con that works best with your schedule. Check out our schedule to ensure you don’t miss your favorite.

SUNDAY BADGE

$45
  • Advanced Pricing
  • Pick the day of Awesome Con that works best with your schedule. Check out our schedule to ensure you don’t miss your favorite.

KIDS JR. BADGE

$12
  • Ages 3 – 10
  • Bring the whole family. Our Kids Jr. badge gives them access to every day you are attending. With fun interactive activities, they won’t forget it.

PREMIUM BADGE

$160
  • Best Value
  • Take advantage of our best value for Awesome Con with amazing perks to make your convention experience even more exciting and memorable.

CLUB AWESOME

$39999
  • Exclusive Access
  • Experience Awesome Con Like a VIP with members-only areas, early access to our exhibit floor, and merch to show off at the con.

CLUB AWESOME RESERVE

$99999
  • Limited Availability
  • Get all access to everything at Awesome Con and take advantage of express lines, exclusive merch, reserve seating, and more.

All badges are subject to an additional 14% service fee and 6% sales tax.

Premium Badges

All of our badges give you access to what is awesome during our event, but if you need more, then this is the badge for you. With our Premium Pass, get early access to exhibits, jump the line to meet your favorite celebrity, and take advantage of merch discounts.

Perks Of Going Premium

  • Official 2023 Awesome Con lanyard
  • 10% off merch at the official Awesome Con Merch Booth on site
  • 30-minute early access to the Exhibit Hall all three days
  • 1 Jump-the-Line Card for a celebrity autograph
  • 1 Jump-the-Line Card for a celebrity photo op

Jump-the-Line cards are valid on the same day as your badge.
Autographs and photo ops must be purchased separately.

Join Club Awesome

Don’t just visit Awesome Con—immerse yourself in a 360° geektastic experience like no other! Club Awesome is a membership that gives you a *marvelous* and mega-relaxed weekend while taking advantage of unbeatable perks.

The Club Perks You Don’t Want To Miss

  • Exclusive Club Awesome badge & collectible pin
  • Official 2023 Awesome Con lanyard
  • ​​​​​30-minute early access to the Exhibit Hall all 3 days
  • Access to the Private Club Awesome Lounge
  • Club exclusive merchandise
  • Four (4) Jump-the-Line Cards to use at Celebrity Autograph lines
  • Four (4) Jump-the-line Cards to use at Celebrity Photo Op lines
  • 15% off merchandise at the official Awesome Con merch booth on site
  • And more!

Club Awesome Reserve

Kick your Club Awesome experience up a notch with our Reserve membership!

Getting More From Going Reserve

  • Reserved Main Stage seat in the front two rows with your name on it
  • Exclusive Club Awesome badge & collectible pin
  • Official 2023 Awesome Con lanyard
  • Club exclusive merchandise
  • ​​​​​30-minute early access to the Exhibit Hall all 3 days
  • Access to the Private Club Awesome Lounge
  • Two (2) complimentary tickets to the Official Afterparty
  • Unlimited Jump-the-Line Cards to use at Celebrity Autograph lines
  • Unlimited Jump-the-Line Cards to use at Celebrity Photo Op lines
  • 20% off merchandise at the Official Awesome Con merch booth on site
  • Year-round benefits and free tickets to local films and events
  • And more!

 

Awesome Con Jr.

We happily welcome fans of all ages and even have an area in the Exhibit Hall just for the kiddos! Each Kids Jr. Badge is valid for children ages 3 – 10 years old and includes admission to all three days of Awesome Con.

What You Can Find At Awesome Con Jr.

  • The Movement Zone
  • Interactive Storytime
  • Kids Costume Parade
  • Lightsaber Training from a Jedi Master
  • Superhero Yoga
  • And more

Claiming Your Badges & Merch

Attendee badges preordered prior to the April 16 Mailing Deadline will be mailed directly to you.

Attendee badges preordered after the April 16 Mailing Deadline must be picked up at the Walter E. Washington Convention Center:

Badges purchased prior to the Mailing Deadline as well as Press, Pro, Programming/Panelist, Guest, and any other non-attendee badges are not eligible for off site or early pickup.

Badge Info

  • Badges will not be mailed out immediately after purchase.
    • They will be mailed out shortly after the Mailing Deadline.
  • Each badge will be mailed in time for the con.
  • Any purchase prior to the April 16 Mailing Deadline will be mailed.

Pre-Ordered Merch

  • Preorder official Awesome Con merchandise during your badge purchase.
  • If you preorder an Official T-Shirt or 10th Edition Lanyard prior to April 16 it will be shipped to you before Awesome Con.
  • All merchandise will be available for pickup on site at the official Awesome Con Merch booth.

Who Needs A Badge

Anyone 3 years and older will need a badge to enter Awesome Con.

  • Kids badges are available for children between the ages of 3 – 10 years old.
  • Children under 13 must be accompanied by an adult while attending.
  • We recommend anyone under 18 attend with an adult.

Our goal is to create a safe and fun experience for every guest so they can enjoy everything Awesome Con has to offer.

Upgrading Or Refunding Your Badge

All badge sales are final with no refunds or cancellations available for any admission badges purchased for our event.

Upgrades can be purchased but are limited to availability for days and packages selected.

  • Upgrades can be completed through growtix.com.
  • You will need an account to complete your upgrade.
  • You can create an account using the email address you used to purchase your badges.