Con Registration

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Prices & PackagesChildrenPre-RegGroup RatesLost BadgesRefunds and Cancellations

Please read our FAQs and Policies, especially the Minors Policy if it applies to you. Please bring government-issued photo ID and Parental consent forms/permission slips (if required). Registrations are non-refundable, non-replaceable, and non-transferable. See our Registration Policies for details. Pre-registrants will receive their badges at the convention.

The first 50 hotel reservations under our block will get 2 free passes per night with paid receipt. Second 50 will get one free pass per night with paid receipt. Please email and we will send confirmation on the free pass.

Regular Registration will end at 8pm on Friday and Saturday. Friday late night registration will be done at Con Operations. All one day registration after 8pm will have the choice of a free con t-shirt or they may have the option to purchase the next day pass which will be good for 8pm to the next day.

Autographs session hosted by Mizucon and autographs from the guest are included with your membership. Remember 1-2 items depending on time constraints.

To attend any events or activities at Mizucon, you must be registered as an attendee of the convention.
When you get to Mizucon, you must stop by registration to be issued your personal badge. Badges must be worn at all times in order to gain entry to all events and convention spaces. When you pick up your badge, you must present identification. Acceptable forms of I.D. include: driver’s license, state-issued photo ID, Military or Government ID, U.S. or foreign passports. We highly suggest you write your real name on your badge in case it gets lost.
If you’re a member of an anime club or similar group, your organization can take advantage of our group rates for additional savings (check out Mizucon’s Group Pre-Registration rates). Anyone planning on attending Mizucon is also able to pre-register until August 31st, 2015, afterwards, rates may increase. (forms and payment must be post-marked by August 31st, 2015).

At Door Registration Hours

Day Time
Friday 12am – 8pm
Saturday 9am-8pm
Sunday 9am-4pm

Freebies for the first hour of each day or until supplies run out. Late night Registration will be held in the con operations room.


Participating VIP Discount vendors include:

  • Maid Cafe
  • Yes Anime
  • Anime Pavilion (Discount card good for additonal 10% off year round)

Child Registration
Each adult registration is entitled to a free registration for one child age 12 or under. No more than 4 children can be registered with an adult. Child registration is processed and paid for at the con for both pre–registered attendees and those registering at the con. No children age 12 or under may attend the convention without the supervision of an adult.

To pre-register via mail-in form, please download and fill out this form and mail it to:
Mizucon Pre-Registration
115 Hillwood Ave #10
Falls Church, VA 22046

Please make all checks and money orders payable to Mizucon.

To pick up your registration or pre-registration, you must bring a acceptable ID and a printout of your confirmation email. The I.D. is required; the confirmation email is helpful in case of problems like misspellings. Everyone is required to be present in order to pick up their badge.

Group Registration
If you belong to an anime club or similar organization, perhaps you and a group of friends (8 or more people) know you’re going to Mizucon, there is a $5 discount per membership. To qualify for the group discount, each individual must fill out a pre-registration form, then the group can simply enter the reduced rate for each person in your group in the “fee” section of the form. Children under the age of 12 do not count towards the 8–person group requirement. The group discount is only available if you pre–register with the postal mail form.
Important: The Group Registration Discount is not available at the door.

Lost Badges
If you’ve lost your badge, please check with both Mizucon lost and found (located in con-ops) as well as with the hotel. If neither have your badge, you will have to purchase a new badge. If you pre-registered and lost your badge, you may purchase a new badge for $5 off the at-door price with proper I.D.

Refunds and Cancellations
If, for some reason, you cannot attend Mizucon 2016, you must contact by July 31st, 2016 to be eligible for cancellation. Your membership may be carried forward to our next event, or may be transferred to another person’s name. Membership refunds requested after June 31st are subjected to 75% refund. After Sept 11th no refund will be given and can only be transferred to another attendee or person. Refunds are issued solely at the discretion of our Mizucon Registration Coordinator. All reimbursements may be processed at conventions, at convention operations, or you may email for reimbursement form

If you have any questions about registration, please e-mail us at