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NOSTALGIACON 80s FAQs (Frequently Asked Questions)

ABOUT THE EVENT

What is NostalgiaCon?

With offices in downtown Miami, NostalgiaCon is a global fan conventions company wholly focused on celebrating the pop culture icons, influencers, music, newsmakers, entertainers, shows, films, sports, fads, toys, foods and more, that fans feel the fondest of. NostalgiaCon is the first platform ever created to fully scale and monetize the decades both in the United States and internationally through conventions, concerts, events, privately licensed entertainment, social media, and more. 

The inaugural decade takeover event will take place on September 28 and 29, 2019 at the Anaheim Convention Center. NostalgiaCon is the first-ever annual pop culture convention dedicated to the 80s and the icons that defined it! The event will capture the 80s like never before, inviting fans to rediscover the decade in fresh, totally rad ways– including panels, celeb meet and greets, and totally a radical expo featuring movies, TV, fashion, sports, video games, music and more.

Who is the creator and organizer of NostalgiaCon?

NostalgiaCon is the brainchild of serial entrepreneurs Manny Ruiz, creator and producer of the nationally renowned Hispanicize Event, and Sean Wolfington, Chairman and CEO of The Wolfington Companies and Chairman and CEO of CarSaver, Walmart’s exclusive auto buying platform.

Who can attend NostalgiaCon?

NostalgiaCon is for 80s fans of all ages, and families are welcome. Children ages 10 and under are admitted free with an adult admission, limit 2 per adult ticket. 

HOURS AND LOCATION

When is NostalgiaCon?

NostalgiaCon is taking place on Saturday, September 28th from 10:00 am to 11:00 pm, and Sunday, September 29th from 10:00 am to 8:00 pm.

Where is NostalgiaCon being held?

NostalgiaCon is being held at the Anaheim Convention Center (ACC) located at 800 W Katella Ave in Anaheim, California.

What are the hours for NostalgiaCon?

NostalgiaCon hours are Saturday, September 28th from 10:00 am to 11:00 pm, and Sunday, September 29th from 10:00 am to 8:00 pm.

Where can I pick up my tickets?

Attendees are encouraged to register on-line at https://www.eventbrite.com/e/nostalgiacon-2019-tickets-63482801769, and bring their mobile or a printed copy of their registration pass for admission. All registered attendees will receive a bracelet at check-in.

REGISTRATION

How much does it cost to attend NostalgiaCon?

Tickets for NostalgiaCon range from $55.00 for a one-day general admission pass, to $230.00 for a two-day VIP pass. Discounted rates are available for military and students. Children ages 10 and under are admitted free with an adult admission, limit 2 per adult ticket. For additional details visit https://www.eventbrite.com/e/nostalgiacon-2019-tickets-63482801769.

What are the differences between VIP Packages and General Admission?

You can compare ticket options here: http://nostalgiacon80s.com/tickets/compare-tickets/

Is there a special rate for children?

Children ages 10 and under are admitted free with an adult admission, limit 2 per adult ticket. 

HOTELS

Is there partner hotel with discounted rates for NostalgiaCon attendees?

Yes, NostalgiaCon has partnered with the Hilton Anaheim (777 Convention Way

Anaheim, CA 92802) and Marriott Anaheim both of which are conveniently located within walking distance of the Anaheim Convention Center. Make sure to book your stay using the links provided below in order to receive the special rate. 

Hilton Anaheim: https://book.passkey.com/gt/217611497?gtid=1e58d4887ad4ab7bfd57a01b00111f11

Marriott Anaheim: https://book.passkey.com/event/49978831/owner/3712/home