What is Gen Con Trade Day?

Trade Day is a program for educators, professors, graduate students, librarians, and retailers. It is designed to provide hands-on training, share research, network, and participate in professional development opportunities through a day of seminars, demonstrations, and events.

Will Gen Con 2021 be Cancelled?

Today, we’re announcing that we are postponing Gen Con 2021 as originally planned for August 5-8 in Indianapolis and announcing plans for a hybrid slate of concurrent in-person and online experiences, including the rescheduled Indy convention, this September 16-19, 2021.

Will there be a Gen Con 2021?

US board game convention Gen Con plans to return in-person next year, following the physical event’s cancellation in 2020 due to COVID-19. The dates for Gen Con 2021 have been announced as August 5th to 8th, with the long-running convention returning to the Indianapolis Convention Center.

Is Gen Con 2020 still on?

Gen Con | Gen Con 2020: July 30 – August 2, Indianapolis, IN.

Where is Gen Con this year?

Gen Con Indy 2021 Returns to Indianapolis, Drawing Over 35,000 Attendees. Gen Con returned to Indianapolis with over 35,000 attendees, reminiscent in scale and feel to the years soon after Gen Con first moved to Indy in 2003. Attendees were required to wear masks while inside the Indiana Convention Center.

What does Gen mean in Gen Con?

The Home of Tabletop Gaming™ One of the questions we get asked the most is: What does “Gen Con'”stand for? Gen Con started as a small gathering of war game enthusiasts. The name is a shortened version of the original name “Lake Geneva Wargaming Convention.”

How long is Gen Con?

Events run 24-hours a day starting on Thursday at 8 am and ending Sunday at 4 pm. Gen Con even has events on Wednesday to get you geared up and ready to go! Events run the gamut from RPGs, card games, and board games, to seminars, workshops, and crafts. There are tours and entertainment events, big and small, too.

How do you get Gen Con badge?

When badges go on sale and you are ready to purchase your badge, follow these easy steps:

  1. Visit www.gencon.com/login (opens in new window).
  2. Enter your username or email address and password.
  3. Click the “Sign In” button.
  4. Click the “Get a Badge” link at the top right of the page.

Has Gen Con been canceled?

Aug 4 – Aug 7, 2022Gen Con / Date

When’s the next Gen Con?

Gen Con 2022 will return to its traditional summer timing next year, the announcement of the US board game event’s dates has revealed. The organisers of the Indianapolis convention confirmed that Gen Con 2022 will be held from August 4th to 7th 2022.

Will there be a Gen Con this year?

THE BEST FOUR DAYS IN GAMING™ Join us in Indianapolis, IN this August 4-7 for Gen Con Indy 2022!

Where is the Next Gen Con?

Gen Con will return to Indianapolis August 4-7, 2022. Gen Con is the largest and longest-running annual event devoted to tabletop gaming culture in North America. The convention, which began in 1968 in Lake Geneva, WI, takes place each summer in Indianapolis, IN.