Aug 17, 2017 - Aug 20, 2017
Opens: Aug 17, 2017
Closes: Aug 20, 2017
Indianapolis, IN 46225
Website: Gen ConFrom: Maelish
Gen Con is the original, longest-running gaming convention in the world!
Each year more than 60,000 gaming enthusiasts converge in Indianapolis to share their enthusiasm in the experience and culture of gaming. With 500+ exhibiting companies from the game industry, award-winning authors and artists, costumed attendees, more than 16,000 events, a Family Fun Pavilion, and the debut of exciting new games, Gen Con truly is The Best Four Days in Gaming™!
WHAT KIND OF GAMING EVENTS HAPPEN AT GEN CON?
Gen Con is the quintessential "meeting ground" and "battleground" for all types of gaming for all ages. Attendees come to participate in RPGs, TCGs, card games, board games, family games, live-action role-playing games (LARPs), miniatures, video, computer games, and more.
WHAT OTHER EVENTS ARE AVAILABLE AT GEN CON?
The four days are full of plenty of hobby-related events as well, such as:
The Family Fun Pavilion, an E-Game Arena, a Costume Contest, life-size 10,000 sq. ft. True Dungeon, gaming auction, the largest sci-fi and fantasy art show in the country, 500+ exhibitor booths, Authors Avenue, anime, seminars, panels and workshops, Training Grounds (area dedicated for children), film festivals, and more.