The Best Four Days in Gaming™

Indiana Convention Center

Gen Con is the original, longest-running gaming convention in the world!

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™!

Gen Con returns to Indianapolis from August 17-20, 2017 to celebrate the historic Gen Con 50.

This year's convention will feature an exclusive concert from Grammy winning recording artists They Might Be Giants, expansion onto the field of Lucas Oil Stadium, and a tribute to the first Gen Con, held in 1967.

Begin your convention planning with the downloadable Gen Con 50 Exhibit Hall Map.


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