Wireless Internet Access in the DLCC


Looking for wireless Internet Access for your laptop or tablet at the David L. Lawrence Convention center?  We got you covered!

Anthrocon has worked out a deal with showNets, the Internet provider for the DLCC.  Wireless service will be available for all attendees for $6.95 per device per day, or $12.95 per device for the entire convention.  This wireless service will be available anywhere in the DLCC.

Frequently Asked Questions

Q: What is covered for Dealers?

A: Our deal (which we’ll just call “The Anthrocon Special” from here on out because it sounds cooler) will be the only service offered this year.  It is available throughout the building, and pricing is the same as any other Anthrocon attendee.

Q: How long will The Anthrocon Special rate be good for?

A: From the first day of convention setup until tear-down.  So that will be Thursday July 4th through Sunday July 7th.

Q: I have a laptop and tablet.  Can I connect both?

A: Sure, but the cost will be per device.

Q: Can my device be a router for my devices to share?

A: Clever idea, but unfortunately, no.  That is not allowed as per showNets.

Q: I have a personal Wi-Fi hotspot that uses its own data lan.  Can I use that?

A: Yep!  You may use your own data plan as you see fit.

Q: Are personal hotspots or cellphone signals blocked?

A: Nope!  That is illegal.

Q: How do I sign up?

A: You can do so on-site.  Select a “DLCC/SHOWNETS” access point.  Launch your browser if it does not launch automatically, select The Anthrocon Special, and follow the online instructions.  You may use a credit card as payment.

Q: What hours of the day are covered?

A: If you sign up for a single day, the connection is good for 24 hours from time of purchase. If you sign up for the entire convention, then you’ll have use of the conneciton for the entire convention.

If you have any additional questions, please do not hesitate to contact us!