We Are AkaiCon

Welcome to AkaiCon, Nashville’s new destination for fandom entertainment. We strive to offer an event for all ages, a safe place for all fans and an outlet to express all varieties of interests while giving back to the community through charity and volunteer effort. This year we highlight horror – come experience great theatrics, concerts, live shows, meet guests and artists in the industry and celebrate culture. Ladies and Gentlemen, dying time’s here.

Entertainment the Entire Weekend


Dan Green
Dan GreenVoice Actor
Eric Stuart
Eric StuartVoice Actor
J. Michael Tatum
J. Michael TatumVoice Actor
Austin Tindle
Austin TindleVoice Actor
Tara Sands
Tara SandsVoice Actress
Phil Mizuno
Phil MizunoCosplayer
Haiden Hazard
Haiden HazardCosplayer
Steven D'Onofrio
Steven D'OnofrioArtist / Entertainer
50% DANGEROUSFashion
Affliction Cosplay Photography
Affliction Cosplay Photography Photography
Greggo's Game Shows
Greggo's Game Shows Entertainer
DJ Remedy
DJ RemedyDJ
Matsu Konata
Matsu KonataMusical Entertainer
Rockin Robin Produtions
Rockin Robin ProdutionsComedian

Our Venue

Sheraton Music City Hotel

777 McGavock Pike, Nashville, Tennessee 37214


It’s time to get spooky with AkaiCon!
Please join us at our new haunting ground, Sheraton Music City Hotel in Nashville, TN!
August 26-28th, 2016.

Con rate is $139 per night.
Book Your Room Now


Until March 1st, 2016

$3000per person
  • Pre Reg Price

After March 1st, 2016

$3500per person
  • Pre Reg Price

During Con Weekend

$4000per person
  • At Door Price

Pre-reg Deadline : August 12th, 2016


The AkaiCon Family


Devin Adkins
Devin AdkinsChair
Cody ‘Kurosaki’ Thomas
Cody ‘Kurosaki’ ThomasCo-Chair
Cody ‘Bear’ Bottoms
Cody ‘Bear’ BottomsDirector of Production Technology
Dee Powers
Dee Powers Director of Programming and Entertainment
Corey Finney
Corey FinneyDirector of Access Control
Tina Moore
Tina MooreDirector of Industry Relations
Mark B
Mark BDirector of Sales and Revenue


Becka Velzy
Becka VelzyCoordinator of Events & Cosplay
Rachel Dorfman
Rachel DorfmanCoordinator Video Screenings
Jonathon Haynes
Jonathon HaynesHuman Resources
Matt Finch
Matt FinchShift Coordinator for Access Control
Iska Frosh
Iska FroshAssistant Director of Industry
Harsh Pandya
Harsh PandyaTechnology Coordinator
Sheryl Douglas
Sheryl DouglasMommaSan
Amber Satterfield
Amber SatterfieldCustomer Service Representative

Volunteer for AkaiCon

If you are interested in joining the AkaiCon family, please fill out the form as accurately as you can and provide a method of contact. You may indicate what staff department you wish to be involved with on the form. Not all department or shift requests can be accommodated. All gender identities, sexual orientations, nationalities, religions and non-affiliations are welcome to the family.


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