Thank you for applying as press for Coast Con. Deadline to register for press is March 16th, 2018. There will not be on-site registration for press. Please submit your application as soon as possible to be  considered for a press badge.

Up to 4 complimentary press badges will be allowed per organization
Some or all qualifications must be met to register and recieve a press badge


1. News and Press outlet organizations.
2. Must have been in operation for at least one year
3. Business cards with full name, title, contact information and organization logo.
4. We cannot accept business cards without printed name and contact information.
5. Web based outlets may need to provide traffic analytics, upon request.

Instructions on how to pick up your badge will be sent in approval e-mails.

Please note: Press badges grant you access and priority to panels, workshops, paid events, etc

However it will not cover any other paid services including:

  • food
  • raffle tickets
  • autographs, etc

Please contact for more information