For anyone under the age of 18 you will need to have a parental consent form filled out in order to obtain your badge. We will have forms available at-con, however if you would like to have yours filled out pre-con you can find it here: Youmacon 2014 Parental Consent Form

Youmacon 2014 Registration Info

Planning on attending this year's Youmacon? Here's what you need to know about convention registration. Remember, attendees traveling from outside the United States are now required to bring a passport or enhanced drivers' license to enter the country.

Three Types of Badges:

A Three-Day Badge (weekend) will get you into all general events for the entirety of this year's convention.

A One-Day Badge (Friday, Saturday, or Sunday) will get you into all general events for the day purchased.

A Platinum Badge has all of the benefits of a Three-Day, with these extra perks:

  • Priority positioning for the first 20 minutes in all autograph lines
  • Priority positioning for Main Events
  • A 2014 Youmacon T-Shirt
  • Admittance into either the Maid Cafe or Charity Ball
  • Entrance into one (1) video game tournament
  • The Dealers' Room will be open an hour early each day for Platinum Attendees

At-the-door Registration

The at the door registration prices will be as follows:

  • Three Day: $60
  • Friday $30
  • Saturday: $40
  • Sunday: $20

For those of you new to Youmacon we would like to inform you it is best to arrive early for the convention. Though we are always working on making registration as quick and painless as possible; lines do get long. Please take this into consideration when planning your arrival time.

At the door registration is cash only, however ATMs are located throughout Cobo Center.

Registration Hours

  • *thursday 6pm-10pm (only for attendees who pre-registered online)
  • friday 12pm-9pm (open at 11:00 for those who have pre-registered online)
  • saturday 9am-7pm
  • sunday 9am-2pm

(thursday pre-reg only, friday 11-12 pre-reg only)


Badge Pick-Up

Badge pick-up for prepaid and at-the-door passes will be inside Hall C (Oakland) inside Cobo Center.

Child Registrations

Each registered adult is entitled to a free registration for one child age 12 or under and up to four $10.00 registrations for additional children 12 and under. Child registrations are processed and paid for at-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.

Badge Upgrades

Badge upgrades are not currently available.

Badge Refunds

If you are looking for a badge refund please email our refund team with your Invoice and Badge Codes. All refunds will be refunded directly to the card used to purchase the badges. Badge refunds will only be available within 14 calendar days of purchase. Please note that refund requests may take up to two weeks to process.