Register for WisCon

  • contact:
  • Deadline for pre-registration:  May 15
  • Registration:  Log into or create a WisCon account at  

Membership Rates

Full weekend memberships:

  • Adult (18+): $55
  • Teen (ages 13-17): $20
  • Youth (ages 7-12): $20
  • Former WisCon Guests of Honor: Free
  • Child Care (age 0-6) $1 per child; requires pre-registration. Please fill in the age of each child to be enrolled in childcare. Please read the childcare information page for full details.

Dessert Salon tickets:

  • Dessert Salon tickets (before Sunday night GoH speeches): Pay as you can, sliding scale between $15 and $50, with a suggested amount of $25. These tickets usually sell out in early May, though some may become available Sunday afternoon.
Single Day Memberships (available at the door only):
  • Friday: free
  • Saturday: $30 (Adult), $10 (Teen and Youth)
  • Sunday: $25 (Adult), $10 (Teen and Youth)
  • Monday: free

Though Friday and Monday memberships are free, they are still subject to our 1000-member cap, so we do ask that you check in at the registration desk to confirm that one-day memberships are still available, and to receive a badge.

How to Pre-Register for WisCon

Complete the online registration form by visiting, or by following the link at the top of this page. If you haven’t registered in the past, you’ll need to create an account. Once you’ve completed the registration process, you can pay immediately via PayPal, mail a check payment, or pay at the door using cash, check, or a credit card.

Mail payment to WisCon, PO Box 1624, Madison, WI 53701.

If you are unable to attend, refunds are available until May 15. You may opt at any time to defer your membership or dessert salon ticket to a future year, or to donate your membership of dessert salon ticket to the WisCon Member Assistance Fund.

At-Con Registration

Both full-weekend memberships and single-day memberships can be purchased at the door, along with tickets for the Sunday night Dessert Salon if they are still available. We accept payment via cash, personal check, and credit/debit card.

Registration is capped at 1,000 members. We cannot guarantee availability of at-the-door memberships.