Dragon Con Media Relations

September, 1 – September, 5 Atlanta, GA
About Us


Dragon Con is the largest multi-media, popular culture convention focusing on science fiction and fantasy, gaming, comics, literature, art, music, and film in the universe!

With over thirty-five fan based tracks, 3500 hours of panels, workshops, gaming, a parade down Peachtree, film festivals, art show, comics and pop art, nightly concerts and parties, bands and DJs, tons of costume contests, dealers, and exhibitors, all squeezed into four short days, Dragon Con is non-stop FUN!

The Media Relations Team

The Dragon Con Media Relations team is part of the Dragon Con public relations department. With an all-volunteer staff, the Media Relations team coordinates access to Dragon Con events, guests, and behind-the-scenes activities for authorized and credentialed media. Our department also helps provide background information, preparation materials, scheduling, and other assistance to authorized and credentialed media to report on Dragon Con.

Our department is here to assist members of the press and other media personnel by:

  • Reviewing and vetting media badge requests
  • Providing press kits
  • Managing the Media Relations Room (Greenbriar Room at the Hyatt)
  • Helping the press to get the most out of Dragon Con
  • Addressing issues and concerns during Dragon Con
  • Providing post-convention follow-up
  • Building long-term relationships with the media

Contact Us

Have questions about Media Relations?  A FAQ is available here.  Further questions should be directed to the current Media Relations Director, Samm Douglas at:

Email: mediarelations@DragonCon.org.

Dragon Con Office: 404-669-0773

Dragon Con Fax: 404-669-0722

Postal Address:

Dragon Con
Attn: Media Relations
PO Box 16459
Atlanta, GA 30321-0459

Dragon Con Office Hours: Monday-Friday 9:00 am–5:00 pm EST

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