Emerald Coast Con 2016
$25 – $75
Emerald Coast Con 2016

Emerald Coast Con 2016

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Emerald Coast Convention Center

1250 Miracle Strip Parkway Southeast

Fort Walton Beach, FL

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Emerald Coast Con is an effort to capture appreciation for gaming and media arts entertainment, advocate computer-science education and literacy, and build awareness and recognition for services and opportunities for persons with disabilities in Northwest Florida.

Emerald Coast Con began in 2015 as a video game fundraising initiative in Northwest Florida dedicated, but not limited, to retro, current-gen, next-gen and indie gaming and computer science. This convention is not only for gamers and techies, but also includes a broad assortment of pop-culture exhibits and fanfare for lovers of comics, sci-fi, fantasy, anime, and multi-genre entertainment throughout the Southeast.

The Arc of The Emerald Coast a local nonprofit are financing, organizing, and benefiting from Emerald Coast Con.

ECC is NOT RESPONSIBLE for anyone under the age of 18 that is not accompanied by an adult. 

Venue and Event Hours

Emerald Coast Convention Center for Tournament Rooms, Retro Arcade, Gaming Room, Panels, CosPlay Contests, Artist Alley, and Dealer floor:

Saturday, October 8, 2016:  10:00 am – 9:00 pm

Sunday, October 9, 2016:  10:00 am – 6:00 pm

Ticketing/Pass Policy

Emerald Coast Con 2016 Badges/Wristbands must be clearly visible while inside venue. Attendees are responsible for all lost/stolen badges and/or wristbands and understand that duplicates will not be issued. If an attendee loses a badge, check with the special services desk at Will Call to see if someone turned in a badge. If a badge is in Lost and Found, attendee must show a matching photo ID to claim badge.

Children 6 years of age and under are free with the purchase of an adult ticket and must be accompanied by an adult during event.  

Ticketing Pricing

Emerald Coast Con 2016 Weekend Pass - Badged, Quantities Limited

$45.00  (Through August 31, 2016)

$50.00  (September 1, 2016 through October 8, 2016)

Emerald Coast Con 2016 VIP Experience -Badged, Quantities Very Limited- PRE REGISTERED ONLY!

Emerald Coast Con 2016 VIP Experience -Badged, Quantities Very Limited- PRE REGISTERED ONLY!

VIP EXPERIENCE to include the following:

  • Early Entry (1 hour prior to doors opening to public)
  • VIP Badge with Lanyard
  • Event T-shirt
  • Free Entry to Compete in Singles Tournaments (Must Register at Tournament Table)

$70.00 (Through August 31, 2016)

$75.00 (September 1, 2016 through September 30, 2016, if available)

Additional fees may apply. VIP AND WEEKEND PASSES ARE ONLY AVAILABLE AT WILL CALL and MAY BE PICKED UP STARTING SATURDAY – OCTOBER 8TH at 9:00 A.M.


Emerald Coast Con 2016 1 Day Pass – Saturday -Wristband, Quantities Limited

$25.00  (through August 31, 2016)

$30.00  (September 1, 2016 through October 8, 2016)

Emerald Coast Con 2016 1 Day Pass – Sunday-Wristband, Quantities Limited

$25.00 (through August 31, 2016)

$30.00 (September 1, 2016 through October 9, 2016)

Additional fees may apply. SINGLE DAY PASSES ARE ONLY AVAILABLE AT WILL CALL ON THEIR EFFECTIVE DATE. THERE IS NO EARLY PICKUP FOR SINGLE DAY PASSES.

Attendance Policy

All attendees of Emerald Coast Con 2016 must possess either an Emerald Coast Con 2016 badge (for Weekend and VIP included) or Emerald Coast Con 2016 wristband (for individual day passes) for admission into the Emerald Coast Con 2016 Event. Children 6 and under are considered to possess the equivalent pass as their parent or guardian and must be accompanied at all times.

ECC is NOT RESPONSIBLE for anyone under the age of 18 that is not accompanied by an adult. 

The Emerald Coast Con 2016 event is a limited access event that occurs in the entirety of the Emerald Coast Convention Center(this includes the Tournament area, Panel signing area, Artist Alley, Video Game area, and Photo Op area and more). Other venues involved may require proof of Emerald Coast Con attendance for admittance into certain events.

By registering for and in consideration for being admitted to the Event, the holder consents to being recorded (by audio, visual and/or other means) for exhibition and exploitation by any means in all media now known or hereafter devised worldwide in perpetuity. Holder also hereby: (1) releases Emerald Coast Con, LLC from any liability for loss or damage to persons or property, infringement of any right or any other claim or course of action of any kind; (2) authorizes and permits Emerald Coast Con, LLC and its designees which include but are not limited to all sponsors, exhibitors and contractors to use and authorize the use of his/her name, voice, likeness and all reproductions thereof by any means and in all media now and hereafter known for all purposes worldwide in perpetuity; and (3) agrees to comply with all rules and regulations of the event. Holder agrees not to make any recordings of any kind at designated activities without the express written permission of Emerald Coast Con, LLC. Emerald Coast Con, LLC reserves the right to deny entry or remove from the Event facilities any person who in our sole and absolute discretion is behaving or threatening to behave in a manner which we reasonably consider to be disruptive of the Event.

Ticket holders assume all risk incidentals to participation in all activities, loss or damage to property and release management, its employees and agents against any claims.

Emerald Coast Con, LLC retains the right to modify these rules as needed. For more information, visit Emerald Coast Con’s FAQ.

Privacy Policy

No credit card information is shared or provided to any third party at any time. Demographic information collected may or may not be used by Emerald Coast Con, LLC. By purchasing through this site you grant permission for Emerald Coast Con, LLC to contact you via email, mail, or telephone. This communication can be opted out of at any time.

By registering to attend this event, you agree that you have read, understand and agree to the cancellation policy and liabilities listed above.

For more information, visit Emerald Coast Con’s FAQ.

FAQs

Are there any discounts for children of a certain age?

Children 6 years of age and younger are FREE with a paid adult pass.  

ECC is NOT RESPONSIBLE for anyone under the age of 18 that is not accompanied by an adult. 

Are there ID requirements or an age limit to enter the event?

All ages are welcome.  Children 6 years of age are FREE with purchase of an adult pass AND must be accompanied by an adult throughout the event.  

What are my transport/parking options getting to the event?

Parking at the Emerald Coast Convention Center is free.  

Where can I contact the organizer with any questions?

For additional questions email: info@emeraldcoastcon.com 

Is my registration/ticket transferable?

No.  

Do I have to bring my printed ticket to the event?

Please bring a printed or digital copy of your ticket when you check in.  

What is the refund policy?

No refunds. 

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Fort Walton Beach, FL

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