Anime & Gaming Convention in Central Texas

July 23-24, 2021 | Arlington, TX

Doors Open: 
Friday 12pm - 8pm | Saturday 10am - 8pm
Saturday 10pm - Sunday 2am

A Live & Virtual Experience

Covid-19 Safety


There will be limited on-site attendance for both Friday and Saturday events. This will allow attendees to move freely in the space and maintain social distancing protocols.


Face masks will be required to enter the venue. Masks must be worn at all times inside of the building and must cover your mouth and nose. Attendees who do not properly wear their masks will be asked to leave after receiving a verbal warning. No refunds will be issued for not following rules.


Sanitizing stations and resources will provided across the convention site. The Esports Stadium and Dream Con staff will sanitize each room between all events. There will be regular cleaning of equipment and surfaces. For Vendors: We highly encourage you to use contactless options (Tap to Pay, CashApp, Paypal, etc)


Social distancing protocols will be enforced onsite. All gaming stations, vendor booths, and chairs will be spaced 6 feet apart. Attendees must maintain at least 6 feet of separation from individuals not within the same household. There will be no close contact events and no physical contact with RDCWorld1, guests, vendors, or any staff.

Click here to learn more about Dream Con & the Esports Stadium’s COVID safety policies

# A Dream Turned Reality

Dream Con is an anime and gaming convention that started as a dream but was brought to fruition by social media influencers, RDC World1. RDC World1 dreamed of bringing together like-minded individuals to enjoy and celebrate multiple interests including pop culture, comics, art, cosplay, music and much more. Beginning this year (2021), Dream Con will take place in Arlington, Tx.

Dream Con provides endless entertainment for you all weekend long, with a traditional artist alley, engaging panels, memorable meet & greets, and invigorating concerts. Dream Con also has staple events such as: Wrestling, Dodgeball, Blaster Battle, and Indoor Basketball.

At Dream Con, it doesn’t matter if you are a novice or an avid fan, this is a place where you will be accepted as you are! With guests ranging from notable voice actors to popular content creators, you never know who you might Naruto run into.

# Special Guests

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I never experienced something like this at any other anime convention before. What RDC World 1 created was awesome and will be back next year. 😊

- Shaquinta R.

I can only imagine how big DC is going to be...Whoever denied you clearly lacks vision. They are missing out on some good money Haha. You all are tapping into a niche market that hasn't been touched before...Yall are in my prayers. 🙏🏽☄

- Daniel K.

I just witnessed a panel argument about Naruto. One of the funniest discussions I've ever heard! It was nice to see people so passionate about something they enjoy. 🥰😍💖

- Raquel W.

# Tickets

# Weekend Pass


Weekend Registration (Friday &Saturday) will allow you access to all convention areas including events, the exhibit hall, and...

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# Dream Con Digital Pass (Premium Access)


If you aren't able to make it in person this year we've added an online experience to give you the full Dream Con...

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