Awesome Con takes place in the Walter E. Washington Convention Center located at 801 Mt Vernon Pl NW, Washington, DC 20001.


For those of you who booked your hotel rooms through the Awesome Con hotel block and our official housing vendor, Connections Housing, you will receive an email confirmation that your reservation has been cancelled. The card you provided to make the reservation was not yet charged, but if for any reason you were charged, please notify us. When the official hotel block is available for the December dates, we will notify you first to make your new reservations. If you have any questions about your hotel reservation, please contact Connections Housing at 702-675-6587 or email at



The Walter E. Washington Convention Center is located between 7th and 9th Streets and N Street and Mt. Vernon Place in downtown DC, right across from Carnegie Library at Mt. Vernon Square. The closest metro stop to the Walter E. Washington Convention Center is the Mt Vernon Sq/7th St-Convention Center stop on the Yellow/Green Line.

Weekend Metro Hours: 

Friday: 5 AM – 1 AM

Saturday: 7 AM – 1 AM

Sunday: 8 AM – 11 PM

For help planning your trip, please visit the WMATA website.


The 70, 79, 64, G8 and P6 bus lines all have bus stops within a few blocks of the Walter E. Washington Convention Center. If you don’t mind walking a little, these may be good options to get to Awesome Con. You can find more out about bus service on the WMATA website.

The Georgetown-Union Station DC Circulator Bus also has stops close to the convention center at 9th Street and New York Ave NW and Massachusetts Ave and 7th Street NW. For more information on the DC Circulator, please visit their website.