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Where in the World are the Board Game Conventions?

The ultimate guide to small and large tabletop/board game conventions in the U.S., Europe, and beyond. 2020 edition.

Curtiss Patrick

By: Curtiss Patrick
Jan. 1, 2019

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In the tabletop gaming world conventions have experienced a meteoric rise in popularity over the last few years. From small local gatherings to giant, expo-filling extravaganzas that draw board game fans from all over the world conventions are everywhere.

We've searched far and wide in a variety of ways to try to pin down every board game convention out there and list them in a way that makes finding your next convention as easy as possible. From the US to Europe to Australia to open sea cruises your next gaming destination awaits.

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2020

Indiecade East
www.indiecade.com/

New York

NY

United States

U.S. Mideast

Small / Local

Notes: Independent game, artist and developer festival; includes board games

Jan

2

2020

Magfest
magfest.org/

NATIONAL HARBOR

MD

United States

U.S. Mideast

Small / Local

Notes: Video game music, gaming of all types, and the gaming community.

Jan

2

2020

Protospiel Chicago
protospiel-chicago.org

Bollingbrook

IL

United States

U.S. Great Lakes

Small / Local

Notes: Board game Design, development, playtesting convention

Jan

3

2020

SacAnime
www.sacanime.com/

Sacramento

CA

United States

U.S. Far West

Small / Local

Notes: Pop culture convention with gaming

Jan

3

2020

Shadow Con
www.shadowwarriors.co.uk/shadowcon-xii/

Northfields

England

United Kingdom

Europe

Small / Local

Notes: RPGs

Jan

3

2020

Stabcon
www.gamingtavern.eu/index.php?threads/3rd-5th-january-stabcon-2020.2955/

Stockport

England

United Kingdom

Europe

Small / Local

Notes: Open board game and RPG event. Prebooking essential

Jan

4

2020

Lakes Area GameFest
www.lakesareagamefest.com

Okoboji

IA

United States

U.S. Plains

Small / Local

Notes: Board Game Convention

Jan

4

2020

Role Play Rally (Summer)
www.roleplayrally.com

Austin

TX

United States

U.S. Southwest

Small / Local

Notes: Role Playing Convention

Jan

4

2020

Role Play Rally (Winter)
www.roleplayrally.com

Austin

TX

United States

U.S. Southwest

Small / Local

Notes: Role Playing Convention

Jan

9

2020

Anime Los Angeles
animelosangeles.org/

Ontario

CA

United States

U.S. Far West

Small / Local

Notes: Anime convention with tabletop games, board games, card games

Jan

9

2020

Midwest Gamefest
www.midwestgamefest.org

Independence

MO

United States

U.S. Plains

Small / Local

Notes: Gaming convention

Jan

9

2020

Midwinter Gaming Convention
tabletop.events/conventions/midwinter-gaming-convention-2020

Milwaukee

WI

United States

U.S. Great Lakes

Small / Local

Notes: Gaming convention

Jan

10

2020

AniMore
animorecon.com/

Baltimore

MD

United States

U.S. Mideast

Small / Local

Notes: Cosplay, music, tabletop games, anime, and more

Jan

10

2020

DellCon
www.thedellhouse.co.uk/dellcon.html

Malvern

England

United Kingdom

Europe

Small / Local

Notes: Board Games

Jan

10

2020

DellCon
www.thedellhouse.co.uk/dellcon.html

Malvern

England

United Kingdom

Europe

Small / Local

Notes: Board Games

Jan

10

2020

Dragonflight Game Con
dragonflight.org/

Bellevue

WA

United States

U.S. Far West

Small / Local

Notes: Tabletop board games, card games, roleplaying games, minis, war games, D&D AL, Pathfinder Society, LARPing

Jan

10

2020

OrcaCon
www.orcacon.org

Bellevue

WA

United States

U.S. Far West

Small / Local

Notes: Tabletop Games Con focusing on being inclusive & welcoming marginalized guests/attendees

Jan

11

2020

Congress of Gamers (Winter)
congressofgamers.org

Rockville

MD

United States

U.S. Mideast

Small / Local

Notes: Gaming convention (Board, RPG, designers, tourneys)

Jan

11

2020

Long Beach Comic Con
longbeachcomicexpo.com/

Long Beach

CA

United States

U.S. Far West

Small / Local

Notes: comic con with gaming

Jan

16

2020

NobleCon
www.networknewswire.com/clients/noblecon-16th-annual-emerging-growth-investor-conference/

Hollywood

FL

United States

U.S. Southeast

Small / Local

Notes: Pen and paper Role Playing Games, Board games, miniature war games and collectible card games

Jan

17

2020

Arisia
www.arisia.org/

Somerville

MA

United States

U.S. New England

Small / Local

Notes: Sci-fi and Fantasy convention, with a side of gaming

Jan

17

2020

BryceCon
www.brycecon.com

Bryce Canyon City

UT

United States

U.S. Rocky Mountain

Small / Local

Notes: Gaming convention in Bryce Canyon National Park

Jan

17

2020

CascadeCon
www.cascadecon.games

Bellingham

WA

United States

U.S. Far West

Small / Local

Notes: Board game convention

Jan

17

2020

HandyCon January
www.handycon.co.uk/

Maidenhead

England

United Kingdom

Europe

Small / Local

Notes: Open Board Gaming

Jan

17

2020

MarsCon
www.marscon.net/wp/

Williamsburg

VA

United States

U.S. Southeast

Small / Local

Notes: Science fiction and fantasy convention with gaming

Jan

17

2020

PAX South
south.paxsite.com/

San Antonio

TX

United States

U.S. Southwest

Large

Notes: Large convention focused on culture and community for all types of gaming (video to tabletop)

Jan

17

2020

Scarab Gaming Convention
www.s-c-a-r-a-b.com/

Columbia

SC

United States

U.S. Southeast

Small / Local

Notes: Gaming convention

Jan

18

2020

Arcanacon
www.arcanacon.org/

South Wharf

VIC

Australia

Australia / New Zealand

Small / Local

Notes: Table-top Role Playing, Board Games, Guest Speakers

Jan

18

2020

Ducosim
www.ducosim.nl

Amersfoort

The Netherlands

Europe

Small / Local

Notes: Gaming convention

Jan

18

2020

KapCon
kapcon.rpg.net.nz/

Wellington

Wellington

New Zealand

Australia / New Zealand

Small / Local

Notes: Tabletop roleplaying

Jan

18

2020

Siege of Augusta
siege-of-augusta.org

Augusta

GA

United States

U.S. Southeast

Small / Local

Notes: Historical miniatures and board games

Jan

18

2020

SnowCon
snowconmaine.com/main/

Bangor

ME

United States

U.S. New England

Small / Local

Notes: Tabletop Games, board games, card games roleplaying games, LARPs, miniatures, strategy games

Jan

22

2020

ConTingency
www.con-tingency.uk/

Norfolk

United Kingdom

Europe

Small / Local

Notes: Board Games & RPGs

Jan

22

2020

PaizoCon UK
www.paizocon.co.uk/

Birmingham

England

United Kingdom

Europe

Small / Local

Notes: RPGs

Jan

23

2020

Niagara Board Gaming Weekend
www.niagaraboardgaming.com/

Niagara Falls

Ontario

Canada

Canada

Small / Local

Notes: Board Games

Jan

23

2020

Bastion
www.bastionwales.com/

Conwy

North Wales

United Kingdom

Europe

Small / Local

Notes: Board Games

Jan

23

2020

Whose Turn Is It Anyway?
www.whoseturn.org

Durham

NC

United States

U.S. Southeast

Small / Local

Notes: Open Board Gaming

Jan

24

2020

Dice Tower Cruise
www.dicetowercruise.com/about/

Fort Lauderdale

FL

Cruise

Cruise

Small / Local

Notes: Gaming cruise

Jan

24

2020

Platypus Con
www.platypusgaming.org/

Juneau

AK

United States

U.S. Far West

Small / Local

Notes: Gaming convention

Jan

24

2020

Protospiel - Minnesota
protospiel-mn.org/

Bloomington

MN

United States

U.S. Plains

Small / Local

Notes: Design and playtesting convention

Jan

24

2020

Rocket City Gamefest
www.rocketcitygamefest.com/

Huntsville

AL

United States

U.S. Southeast

Small / Local

Notes: Board Game Convention

Jan

24

2020

Unpub
unpub.net/events/

Huntsville

AL

United States

U.S. Southeast

Small / Local

Notes: Game playtesting and development

Jan

24

2020

VerminCon
vermincon.wordpress.com/

Vermillion

SD

United States

U.S. Plains

Small / Local

Notes: Gaming convention

Jan

24

2020

Winter War
www.cfwinterwar.com/

Champaign

IL

United States

U.S. Great Lakes

Small / Local

Notes: Gaming convention

Jan

25

2020

Cancon
www.cgs.asn.au/cancon/

Mitchell

ACT

Australia

Australia / New Zealand

Small / Local

Notes: Table-top Gaming Convention (focus on Wargames)

Jan

25

2020

Eloquent Ogre Minicon
thefrozenogre.com/events/2020/1/25/eloquent-ogre-mini-con

Saint Albans

VT

United States

U.S. New England

Small / Local

Notes: Gaming convention - rpgs, board, card, miniatures, small dealer room

Jan

25

2020

Warpcon XXVIII
www.warpcon.co/

Cork

Cork

Ireland

Europe

Small / Local

Notes: Board Games - Card Games - RPGs - LARPS - Wargames. WARPCON is a weekend-long games convetnion of fun, games and just pure shenanigans.

Jan

26

2020

Gamer Adventures
gameradventures.com/

Sacramento

FL

Cruise

Cruise

Small / Local

Notes: Boardgaming cruise

Jan

29

2020

Nuremberg International Toy Fair / Spielwarenmesse
www.spielwarenmesse.de

Nuremburg

Germany

Europe

Small / Local

Notes: The largest international trade fair for toys and games hold annually since 1949. Only trade visitors associated with the toy business, journalists and invited guests are admitted

Jan

30

2020

Atlanta Game Fest
www.atlantagamefest.com/

Atlanta

GA

United States

U.S. Southeast

Small / Local

Notes: Board Gaming Convention, open gaming Meetup of 200+, Some Organized Events

Jan

30

2020

Gam3rBowl
gamercon.com/

San Diego

CA

United States

U.S. Far West

Small / Local

Notes: Video games, board games, retro LAN, tournaments, prizes, food! You name it! Plus, Super Bowl Sunday we will be showing the big game on the rooftop!

Jan

30

2020

GeeklyCon
geeklycon.com/

Columbus

OH

United States

U.S. Great Lakes

Small / Local

Notes: Boardgame, RPG, LARP convention

Jan

30

2020

Necronomicon
www.facebook.com/events/262415187641140/

Providence

RI

United States

U.S. New England

Small / Local

Notes: H.P. Lovecraft-inspired RPG track

Jan

30

2020

TantrumCon
www.tantrumcon.com

Spartanburg

SC

United States

U.S. Southeast

Small / Local

Notes: Board Gaming Convention

Jan

31

2020

Meeples Summit
www.kingdomfaithyorkshire.com/meeples/

Scarborough

England

United Kingdom

Europe

Small / Local

Notes: Board Games

TBD

2020

AnonyCon
www.facebook.com/events/anonycon/anonycon-2019/967143177002028/

Stamford

CT

United States

U.S. New England

Small / Local

Notes: Gaming convention, story-focused games

TBD

2020

FlamingoCon
www.boardgameacademy.com/events/flamingocon/

Delray Beach

FL

United States

U.S. Southeast

Small / Local

Notes: Gaming convention

TBD

2020

JSGC Game Day
jerusalemstrategygames.wordpress.com/

Jerusalem

Israel

RESTOFWORLD

Small / Local

Notes: Board Game Convention

TBD

2020

PolyCon Summer MiniCon
www.polycon.org/

San Luis Obispo

CA

United States

U.S. Far West

Small / Local

Notes: Gaming convention

TBD

2020

PolyCon Winter Minicon
www.polycon.org/

San Luis Obispo

CA

United States

U.S. Far West

Small / Local

Notes: Gaming convention

TBD

2020

STAG Day January
www.facebook.com/groups/StABoardgamesclub

St Albans

England

United Kingdom

Europe

Small / Local

Notes: Board Games

TBD

2020

Winter Offensive
www.multimanpublishing.com/Home/tabid/36/Default.aspx

Bowie

MD

United States

U.S. Mideast

Small / Local

Notes: Wargaming and miniatures

Feb

1

2020

Game-O-Rama
www.events12.com/atlanta/february/

Alpharetta

GA

United States

U.S. Southeast

Small / Local

Notes: Gaming convention

Feb

1

2020

West Texas TableTop Con
www.facebook.com/WestTexasTableTop/

San Angelo

TX

United States

U.S. Southwest

Small / Local

Notes: Tabletop games, tournaments, miniature painting, free entry, library sponsored

Feb

3

2020

Winter Fantasy
www.facebook.com/WinterFantasyCon/

Fort Wayne

IN

United States

U.S. Great Lakes

Small / Local

Notes: Dungeons & Dragons and other Tabletop RPGs, plus the GenCon Boardgame Library

Feb

5

2020

GameOn!
gameon-con.com/

Issaquah

WA

United States

U.S. Far West

Small / Local

Notes: wargames in one room, euros and the like in the other!

Feb

5

2020

IntrigueCon
www.eventbrite.com/e/21st-intrigue-digital-marketing-summit-melbourne-5-feb-2020-tickets-65916677557

Melbourne

VIC

Australia

Australia / New Zealand

Small / Local

Notes: Tabletop Role-playing Convention

Feb

5

2020

Pacificon Game Expo
www.eventbrite.com/e/pacificon-sf-bay-area-game-convention-tickets-49773255146

Santa Clara

CA

United States

U.S. Far West

Small / Local

Notes: Gaming convention (includes Protospiel)

Feb

7

2020

Captain Con
captaincon.com/

Warwick

RI

United States

U.S. New England

Small / Local

Notes: Gaming convention

Feb

7

2020

KekCon
kekcon.com

Atlanta

GA

United States

U.S. Southeast

Small / Local

Notes: Gaming Convention

Feb

7

2020

Rapier
www.rapiercon.com/

Jacksonville

FL

United States

U.S. Southeast

Small / Local

Notes: Board, miniature, and RPG gaming

Feb

7

2020

Running GAGG XXI: Do Androids Dream of Electric Squirrels
www.geneseo.edu/gagg/runninggagg

Geneseo

NY

United States

U.S. Mideast

Small / Local

Notes: Running GAGG is a convention run for gamers by gamers. We work to make a weekend of fun enjoyable by the most experienced role-player to the mere interested novice.

Feb

8

2020

Beachhead
beachhead.com/

Bournemouth

England

United Kingdom

Europe

Small / Local

Notes: All Formats

Feb

10

2020

Marmalade Dog
www.marmaladedog.org/

Kalamazoo

MI

United States

U.S. Great Lakes

Small / Local

Notes: Gaming convention

Feb

13

2020

Orccon
www.strategicon.net/

Los Angeles

CA

United States

U.S. Far West

Small / Local

Notes: Board, miniature, and RPG Gaming convention

Feb

14

2020

BASHCon
www.ut-bash.com/?q=bashcon

Toledo

OH

United States

U.S. Great Lakes

Small / Local

Notes: Gaming convention

Feb

14

2020

Con of the North
www.conofthenorth.org/

Plymouth

MN

United States

U.S. Plains

Small / Local

Notes: Gaming convention

Feb

14

2020

DunDraCon
www.dundracon.com/

San Ramon

CA

United States

U.S. Far West

Small / Local

Notes: Gaming convention

Feb

14

2020

Midwest Open
www.gameaholics.com/conventions/vitp_con_midwest_open.htm

Kenosha

WI

United States

U.S. Great Lakes

Small / Local

Notes: Victory in he Pacific tournament

Feb

14

2020

RadCon
www.radcon.org

Pasco

WA

United States

U.S. Far West

Small / Local

Notes: Science Fiction/Fantasy convention featuring three game rooms including board, card, role-playing, and miniature gaming.

Feb

16

2020

RobinCon
www.robincon.co.uk/

Nottingham

England

United Kingdom

Europe

Small / Local

Notes: All Formats

Feb

17

2020

DellCon
www.thedellhouse.co.uk/dellcon.html

Malvern

England

United Kingdom

Europe

Small / Local

Notes: Board Games

Feb

20

2020

DREAMATION
www.dexposure.com/events.html

Morristown

NJ

United States

U.S. Mideast

Small / Local

Notes: Gaming convention

Feb

20

2020

MidWinter
midwinter.no/

Chicago

IL

United States

U.S. Great Lakes

Small / Local

Notes: Board Game Convention, miniature gaming, auction

Feb

20

2020

Total Confusion
www.totalcon.com/

Marlborough

MA

United States

U.S. New England

Small / Local

Notes: Gaming convention

Feb

21

2020

Festival International des Jeux
www.festivaldesjeux-cannes.com/

Cannes

France

Europe

Small / Local

Notes: Traditional games, board games, video games, etc.

Feb

21

2020

Fire and Ice Con
www.fireandiceconvention.com/

Manitowoc

WI

United States

U.S. Great Lakes

Small / Local

Notes: Board games, role-playing, miniatures

Feb

21

2020

MittenCon
www.facebook.com/events/266328617557094/

Okemos

MI

United States

U.S. Great Lakes

Small / Local

Notes: Gaming convention

Feb

21

2020

Protospiel - San Jose
www.boardgamebuilders.com

San Jose

CA

United States

U.S. Far West

Small / Local

Notes: Design and playtesting convention

Feb

21

2020

SoRCon
www.sorcon.co.uk

Basildon

England

United Kingdom

Europe

Small / Local

Notes: Board Games

Feb

22

2020

CondorCon
www.condorcon.org/

San Diego

CA

United States

U.S. Far West

Small / Local

Notes: SciFi and Fantasy Con with board and card gaming

Feb

22

2020

ConFuseCon
confusecon.com

Pasco

WA

United States

U.S. Far West

Small / Local

Notes: Tabletop Gaming

Feb

22

2020

Dudley Bug Ball
www.dudleybugball.org.uk/

Dudley

England

United Kingdom

Europe

Small / Local

Notes: All Formats

Feb

22

2020

Revelation
revelationgames.org.uk/

Sheffield

England

United Kingdom

Europe

Small / Local

Notes: Apocalypse Engine RPGs

Feb

22

2020

Syndicon
z-upload.facebook.com/events/375494643012463/

Durham

NH

United States

U.S. New England

Small / Local

Notes: Gaming convention

Feb

23

2020

Concord
concordgamingconvention.com/

Bristol

England

United Kingdom

Europe

Small / Local

Notes: All Formats

Feb

24

2020

Great Plains Game Festival
www.greatplainsgamefestival.com/

Lincoln

NE

United States

U.S. Plains

Small / Local

Notes: All forms of Tabletop Gaming - focus on open gaming and the largest convention library in the area!

Feb

24

2020

PrezCon Summer Nationals
www.prezcon.com/schedule/schedule.aspx

Charlottesville

VA

United States

U.S. Southeast

Small / Local

Notes: Gaming convention, focus on tournaments

Feb

24

2020

Prezcon Winter Nationals
prezcon.com/prezcon/general_convention_info.aspx

Charlottesville

VA

United States

U.S. Southeast

Small / Local

Notes: Gaming convention, focus on tournaments

Feb

27

2020

Hoop & Stick Con
www.ravenwoodcastle.com/hoopandstick

New Plymouth

OH

United States

U.S. Great Lakes

Small / Local

Notes: Four days of gaming, for charity, in a castle!

Feb

27

2020

Intercon T
t.interconlarp.org/

Warwick

RI

United States

U.S. New England

Small / Local

Notes: Larping convention

Feb

27

2020

PAX East
east.paxsite.com/

Boston

MA

United States

U.S. New England

Large

Notes: Large convention includes concerts, video gaming, tapletop gaming

Feb

27

2020

ReaperCon
reapercon.com/

Denton

TX

United States

U.S. Southwest

Small / Local

Notes: Gaming Convention, Miniatures

Feb

28

2020

FallsCon
www.facebook.com/events/717839008688224/

Wichita Falls

TX

United States

U.S. Southwest

Small / Local

Notes: Gaming convention

Feb

28

2020

GAD-Con
warhorn.net/events/gad-con-2020

Aberdeen

MD

United States

U.S. Mideast

Small / Local

Notes: Tabletop Gaming Convention

Feb

28

2020

Gamicon
www.gamicon.org/

Cedar Rapids

IA

United States

U.S. Plains

Small / Local

Notes: family friendly board, card, and role-playing games and a live game auction, Catan National Qualifier Tournament

Feb

28

2020

GobbleCon
gobblecon.com/

Burlingame

CA

United States

U.S. Far West

Small / Local

Notes: Tabletop games, board games, card games

Feb

28

2020

MACE West
www.justusproductions.com

Asheville

NC

United States

U.S. Southeast

Small / Local

Notes: Gaming convention

Feb

28

2020

MystiCon
mysticon-va.com/

Roanoke

VA

United States

U.S. Southeast

Small / Local

Notes: Sci-Fi, fantasy, pop-culture and Gaming convention

Feb

28

2020

OwlCon
www.owlcon.com/

Houston

TX

United States

U.S. Southwest

Small / Local

Notes: Gaming convention

Feb

28

2020

Pensacon Pensacola Comic Con
pensacon.com/

Pensacola

FL

United States

U.S. Southeast

Small / Local

Notes: Comic Convention with gaming

Feb

28

2020

Play On Con
www.playoncon.com/

Birmingham

AL

United States

U.S. Southeast

Small / Local

Notes: Gaming convention, including video and tabletop gaming

Feb

29

2020

Open Gaming Convention
10times.com/open-gaming

Nashua

NH

United States

U.S. New England

Small / Local

Notes: RPGs, Miniaitures, and Board Games

TBD

2020

Ghengiscon
www.genghiscondenver.com/

Aurora

CO

United States

U.S. Rocky Mountain

Small / Local

Notes: Gaming convention (RPG's, Board Games, TCG's...)

TBD

2020

PurpleBunnyCon
www.purplebunnycon.com/

Smyrna

TN

United States

U.S. Southeast

Small / Local

Notes: RPG and Pathfinder

TBD

2020

Rudicon
www.facebook.com/rudicon/

Rochester

NY

United States

U.S. Mideast

Small / Local

Notes: Tabletop gaming convention

TBD

2020

Spaghetti ConJunction 3a
www.facebook.com/groups/1649755452002793/

Birmingham

England

United Kingdom

Europe

Small / Local

Notes: RPGs

Mar

1

2020

Scrum Con
sites.google.com/view/scrum-con/home

College Park

MD

United States

U.S. Mideast

Small / Local

Notes: RPGs and miniatures wargames

Mar

1

2020

Tri-Con Fall
tabletop.events/conventions/tri-con-spring-2019

South Sioux City

NE

United States

U.S. Plains

Small / Local

Notes: Boards Gaming, Roleplaying, D&D AL and Epics + Premiers, Huge Play-To-Win selection, video games, vendors and more

Mar

5

2020

SaltCon Spring
saltcon.com/

Layton

UT

United States

U.S. Rocky Mountain

Small / Local

Notes: Tabletop Games, Open Gaming, Scheduled Gaming, Board Games, Ion Awards, RPG's, Tournaments, Board Game Library, Math Trade, Artemis, Miniatures Painting

Mar

6

2020

Carnage
www.carnagecon.com/

Killington

VT

United States

U.S. New England

Small / Local

Notes: Board games, card games, miniatures, role-playing games

Mar

6

2020

Cincycon
cincycon.org/

Hamilton

OH

United States

U.S. Great Lakes

Small / Local

Notes: Gaming convention

Mar

6

2020

Claymore
seswc.co.uk/2018/07/18/claymore-2019/

Edinburgh

Scotland

United Kingdom

Europe

Small / Local

Notes: Wargames Show

Mar

6

2020

CoastCon
www.coastcon.org/

Biloxi

MS

United States

U.S. Southeast

Small / Local

Notes: Science fiction, fantasy and Gaming convention

Mar

6

2020

Game Days
gamedays.gamesclubofmd.org/

Franklin

TN

United States

U.S. Southeast

Small / Local

Notes: Gaming convention

Mar

6

2020

Granite Game Summit
granitegamesummit.com/

Nashua

NH

United States

U.S. New England

Small / Local

Notes: Gaming convention

Mar

6

2020

IndyCon
www.indycon.org/

Indianapolis

IN

United States

U.S. Great Lakes

Small / Local

Notes: Gaming convention

Mar

6

2020

JimCon
www.jimcon.online

Lexington

KY

United States

U.S. Southeast

Small / Local

Notes: All types of board and card games, as well as Pathfinder and X-Wing regional tournament

Mar

6

2020

Plattecon
www.plattevillegaming.com/plattecon/

Platteville

WI

United States

U.S. Great Lakes

Small / Local

Notes: Gaming convention

Mar

6

2020

Tennessee Game Days
www.tngamedays.com/

Franklin

TN

United States

U.S. Southeast

Small / Local

Notes: Gaming convention

Mar

7

2020

JenCon
paizocon.co.uk/index.php/contact-us

Sheffield

England

United Kingdom

Europe

Small / Local

Notes: RPGs (Pathfinder)

Mar

7

2020

JoCo Cruise
jococruise.com/

Fort Lauderdale

FL

Cruise

Cruise

Small / Local

Notes: Boardgaming cruise

Mar

10

2020

Who's Yer Con
www.whosyergamers.org/

Indianapolis

IN

United States

U.S. Great Lakes

Small / Local

Notes: Gaming convention

Mar

11

2020

WinterCon
www.facebook.com/events/255407138662013/

Rochester

MI

United States

U.S. Great Lakes

Small / Local

Notes: Board games, RPGs, Tabletop miniatures, Puffing Billy, Prizes

Mar

12

2020

ALL-CON
www.all-con.org/

Dallas

TX

United States

U.S. Southwest

Small / Local

Notes: Pop culture con with gaming

Mar

12

2020

Cold Wars
hmgs.site-ym.com/?page=CWHome

Lancaster

PA

United States

U.S. Mideast

Small / Local

Notes: Miniatures Gaming convention

Mar

12

2020

ConClave
www.paizocon.co.uk/index.php/10-newsflash/198-conclave

Southend-On-Sea

England

United Kingdom

Europe

Small / Local

Notes: RPGs (Pathfinder)

Mar

12

2020

Emerald City Comicon
www.emeraldcitycomicon.com/Home/

Seattle

WA

United States

U.S. Far West

Small / Local

Notes: Comic Con with gaming inside: board games, RPG, Social Gaming

Mar

12

2020

GeekGirlCon
geekgirlcon.com/

Seattle

WA

United States

U.S. Far West

Small / Local

Notes: Celebrates women contributing to science and technology; comics, arts, literature, games (video to board games)

Mar

13

2020

AireCon
www.airecon.uk

Harrogate

England

United Kingdom

Europe

Small / Local

Notes: Gaming convention

Mar

13

2020

BFGcon
www.bfgcon.com/

Frederick

MD

United States

U.S. Mideast

Small / Local

Notes: Gaming convention, tabletop gaming, board games, RPGs, wargaming, CCGs, gaming tournaments

Mar

13

2020

Gaslight Gathering
gaslightgathering.org/

San Diego

CA

United States

U.S. Far West

Small / Local

Notes: Steampunk con with gaming

Mar

13

2020

Mobile Comic Con (Mobicon)
www.mobilecomiccon.org/

Mobile

AL

United States

U.S. Southeast

Small / Local

Notes: Gaming convention

Mar

13

2020

South by Southwest (SXSW) Gaming
www.sxsw.com/gaming

Austin

TX

United States

U.S. Southwest

Small / Local

Notes: Gaming convention (Free and Open to the Public)

Mar

13

2020

St. George Board Game Convention
stgcon.org/location/

St George

UT

United States

U.S. Rocky Mountain

Small / Local

Notes: Tabletop Board Gaming convention

Mar

13

2020

TringCon Spring
tringcon.org/

Tring

England

United Kingdom

Europe

Small / Local

Notes: Board Games

Mar

13

2020

Youplay
www.facebook.com/events/483882588761016/

Brussels

Belgium

Europe

Small / Local

Notes: Boardgame, tcg

Mar

14

2020

Concrete Cow
www.mk-rpg.org.uk/Concrete_Cow

Milton Keynes

England

United Kingdom

Europe

Small / Local

Notes: RPGs

Mar

14

2020

Louisiana Comic Con
louisianacomiccon.com/

Lafayette

LA

United States

U.S. Southeast

Small / Local

Notes: Comic con with gaming

Mar

15

2020

GamExpo
thegamexpo.com/

San Antonio

TX

United States

U.S. Southwest

Small / Local

Notes: Gaming convention (board games, RPGs, Miniatures, Cosplay and more)

Mar

17

2020

DellCon
www.thedellhouse.co.uk/dellcon.html

Malvern

England

United Kingdom

Europe

Small / Local

Notes: Board Games

Mar

19

2020

LFG Sydney
syd.lfg-aus.com.au/

Bankstown

NSW

Australia

Australia / New Zealand

Small / Local

Notes: Sydney's biggest boardgaming convention, RPG, protospiel and retail

Mar

20

2020

Amelia Con
www.ameliacon.com/

Fernandina Beach

FL

United States

U.S. Southeast

Small / Local

Notes: Comics, anime, sci-fi, and gaming

Mar

20

2020

Arizona Game Fair
www.arizonagamefair.com/

Mesa

AZ

United States

U.S. Southwest

Small / Local

Notes: Board Games, some RPG's

Mar

20

2020

Breakout Con
www.breakoutcon.com/

Toronto

Ontario

Canada

Canada

Small / Local

Notes: Board games and RPGs with many special guests

Mar

20

2020

Cleveland ConCoction
www.clevelandconcoction.org/

Aurora

OH

United States

U.S. Great Lakes

Small / Local

Notes: SciFi, gaming, comics convention

Mar

20

2020

ConnCon
conncon.com/

Stamford

CT

United States

U.S. New England

Small / Local

Notes: Board games, Pathfinder, D&D, Other Role Playing Events

Mar

20

2020

ConQuest
www.conquestsac.com/

Sacramento

CA

United States

U.S. Far West

Small / Local

Notes: Gaming convention

Mar

20

2020

Convergence
www.facebook.com/ConVergenceUK

Minneapolis

MN

United States

U.S. Plains

Small / Local

Notes: All Formats

Mar

20

2020

COScon
circleofswords.com/main/index.php

Butler

PA

United States

U.S. Mideast

Small / Local

Notes: RPGs, miniature games, CCGs, CMGs, card and board games

Mar

20

2020

GOBFest
www.gobfest.ca

Edmonton

Alberta

Canada

Canada

Small / Local

Notes: Boardgaming Convention

Mar

20

2020

Hotlead
www.hotlead.ca/

Stratford

Ontario

Canada

Canada

Small / Local

Notes: Gaming Convention

Mar

20

2020

KC Planet Comicon
planetcomicon.com/

Kansas City

MO

United States

U.S. Plains

Small / Local

Notes: Comics, Movies, TV, Books

Mar

20

2020

Ludesco
www.ludesco.ch

La Chaux-de-Fonds

Switzerland

RESTOFWORLD

Small / Local

Notes: Gaming Convention

Mar

20

2020

Meeplestock
meeplestock.com/

Plover

WI

United States

U.S. Great Lakes

Small / Local

Notes: Board game convention

Mar

20

2020

MidSouth Con
midsouthcon.org/

Memphis

TN

United States

U.S. Southeast

Small / Local

Notes: Convention featuring programming topics, gaming of all sorts

Mar

20

2020

TABSCon
www.facebook.com/events/566023573854477/permalink/566023597187808/

Toronto

Ontario

Canada

Canada

Small / Local

Notes: Gaming convention

Mar

21

2020

Battle at the Crossroads
battleatcrossroads.com/

Cambridge

OH

United States

U.S. Great Lakes

Small / Local

Notes: Board and Miniature Gaming

Mar

21

2020

Unpub
tabletop.events/conventions/unpub-9

Hunt Valley

MD

United States

U.S. Mideast

Small / Local

Notes: Playtesting games

Mar

23

2020

Cruise Con
www.boardgamingatsea.com/

Jacksonville

FL

Cruise

Cruise

Small / Local

Notes: Boardgaming cruise

Mar

25

2020

Adepticon
adepticon.org/

Schaumburg

IL

United States

U.S. Great Lakes

Small / Local

Notes: Gaming convention

Mar

26

2020

Cedar Rapids Comic Con
cedarrapidscomiccon.com/

Cedar Rapids

IA

United States

U.S. Plains

Small / Local

Notes: Comic and Gaming convention

Mar

26

2020

GameStorm
gamestorm.org

Portland

OR

United States

U.S. Far West

Small / Local

Notes: Gaming Convention

Mar

26

2020

Gary Con
garycon.com/

Lake Geneva

WI

United States

U.S. Great Lakes

Small / Local

Notes: Gaming convention with DnD focus

Mar

26

2020

Nor'easter
yankeegamers.org

Fairhaven

MA

United States

U.S. New England

Small / Local

Notes: Wargaming (ASL) convention

Mar

27

2020

ShushCon
www.facebook.com/groups/1047998658573094/

Pawleys Island

SC

United States

U.S. Southeast

Small / Local

Notes: Gaming convention, RPGs, Board Games, Video Games, Escape Room

Mar

29

2020

Gaming By Sea
www.gamingbysea.com/

New York

NY

Cruise

Cruise

Small / Local

Notes: This is a board gaming cruise that is more focused on gamers who enjoy longer or more complex board games, though they play everything. It offers Scheduled Gaming, Open Gaming, and a Game Library with all types of games for checkout (BYOG is welcome).

Mar

27

2020

Stabcon South (Spring)
stabconsouth.com

Southampton

England

United Kingdom

Europe

Small / Local

Notes: Board Games

Mar

28

2020

Lucca Comics & Games
luccafan.com/en/category/lucca-for-year/

Lucca

Italy

Europe

Small / Local

Notes: comics, games, cosplay

Mar

28

2020

Terminal City Tabletop Convention
www.terminalcitytabletop.com/

Vancouver

British Columbia

Canada

Canada

Small / Local

Notes: Tabletop games

Mar

29

2020

Board Game Cruise
congressofgamers.org

Baltimore

MD

Cruise

Cruise

Small / Local

Notes: Cruising with boardgaming

TBD

2020

AndoCon
www.andocon.org/

Atlanta

GA

United States

U.S. Southeast

Small / Local

Notes: Gaming convention, including video gaming

TBD

2020

DeRail
www.gamesclubofmd.org/DeRail.asp

Wilmington

DE

United States

U.S. Mideast

Small / Local

Notes: Train Game Convention

TBD

2020

Game-on-icon
warhorn.net/events/pfs-game-on-icon-2019/schedule/2019/03/23

Plymouth

NH

United States

U.S. New England

Small / Local

Notes: Gaming convention including boardgaming, video gaming, and more

TBD

2020

Gnome Game Days
www.facebook.com/events/254966671876849/

Bolton

England

United Kingdom

Europe

Small / Local

Notes: Board Games

TBD

2020

Gryphcon
gryphcon.org

Guelph

Ontario

Canada

Canada

Small / Local

Notes: Gaming Convention

TBD

2020

Impossible Realities: IR16
warhorn.net/events/impossible-realities-march-to-oblivion/schedule/2019/03/09

Saint John

New Brunswick

Canada

Canada

Small / Local

Notes: All Weekend Gaming Convention w/vendors, LARP, some cosplay

TBD

2020

Impossible Realities: March To Oblivion
warhorn.net/events/impossible-realities-march-to-oblivion

Saint John

New Brunswick

Canada

Canada

Small / Local

Notes: Gaming Convention w/ vendors, LARP

TBD

2020

King Con
kingstonnexus.ca/events/king-con/

Kingston

Ontario

Canada

Canada

Small / Local

Notes: Gaming convention

TBD

2020

MeepleCon
www.meeplecon.com/

Las Vegas

NV

United States

U.S. Far West

Small / Local

Notes: Gaming convention

TBD

2020

Odense Spilfestival
odensespilfestival.dk/

Odense

Denmark

Europe

Small / Local

Notes: Board game convention

TBD

2020

Protos y Tipos
consolaytablero.com/2018/11/14/viii-encuentro-de-protos-y-tipos/

Zaragoza

Spain

Europe

Small / Local

Notes: Design and playtesting convention

TBD

2020

Sodak Con
sdcon.org

Rapid City

SD

United States

U.S. Plains

Small / Local

Notes: Convention celebrating everything in Geekdom

TBD

2020

Tabletop Gamers Alliance
www.facebook.com/events/courtyard-by-marriott-boston-natick/tabletop-gamers-alliances-all-day-quarterly-2019q1/3070214009671348/

Natick

MA

United States

U.S. New England

Small / Local

Notes: 14-Hour Board Gaming Event, Open Gaming, Scheduled Gaming, BGG GeekList No-Shipping Auction

TBD

2020

WittCon
www4.wittenberg.edu/student_organizations/rpguild/conventions/wittcon/xvi/

Springfield

OH

United States

U.S. Great Lakes

Small / Local

Notes: RPGs and board games

Apr

3

2020

CodCon
www.codcon.com/

Glen Ellyn

IL

United States

U.S. Great Lakes

Small / Local

Notes: Gaming convention

Apr

3

2020

Conpulsion
conpulsion.org/

Edinburgh

Scotland

United Kingdom

Europe

Small / Local

Notes: RPGs & Board Games

Apr

3

2020

CyPhaCon
www.cyphacon.org/

Lake Charles

LA

United States

U.S. Southeast

Small / Local

Notes: Anime, gaming and sci-fi convention

Apr

3

2020

Havoc!
havoc.battlegroupboston.org/

Shrewsbury

MA

United States

U.S. New England

Small / Local

Notes: Gaming convention - Miniatures

Apr

3

2020

Modena play
www.play-modena.it

Modena

Italy

Europe

Small / Local

Notes: boardgames, role-playing games (live and pen&paper), cosplay

Apr

3

2020

Simcon
sa.rochester.edu/simcon/blog/

Rochester

NY

United States

U.S. Mideast

Small / Local

Notes: Gaming convention

TBD

2020

TwisterCon
www.twistedlordscon.com/

Midwest City

OK

United States

U.S. Southwest

Small / Local

Notes: Miniatures, board game library

Apr

3

2020

UnCon
www.facebook.com/events/454527181635704/

Broadstairs

England

United Kingdom

Europe

Small / Local

Notes: All Formats

Apr

4

2020

7 Hills
7hills.org.uk/

Sheffield

England

United Kingdom

Europe

Small / Local

Notes: RPGs

Apr

4

2020

MAG Con
www.magcon.org

New Caney

TX

United States

U.S. Southwest

Small / Local

Notes: Gaming convention

Apr

4

2020

MAGMA
www.facebook.com/events/2077778439007869/

New Caney

TX

United States

U.S. Southwest

Small / Local

Notes: Mountain Animation, Gaming and Media Alliance convention, includes gaming tournaments

Apr

4

2020

Southern Board Game Festival
www.southerngamefest.com/

Lafayette

LA

United States

U.S. Southeast

Small / Local

Notes: Gaming Convention

Apr

5

2020

Protospiel - Milwaukee
protospiel-milwaukee.org/

Milwaukee

WI

United States

U.S. Great Lakes

Small / Local

Notes: Design and playtesting convention

Apr

8

2020

Fastaval
www.fastaval.dk/

Hobro

Denmark

Europe

Small / Local

Notes: Roleplaying, boardgame, boardgame design contest and awardshow

Apr

10

2020

Conquest: Melbourne’s Easter Games Convention
www.conquest.asn.au/

Coburg North

VIC

Australia

Australia / New Zealand

Small / Local

Notes: Tabletop Role Playing, Organised Play RPGs, Board games, Miniatures wargaming, Parlour LARP/Freeform Roleplaying, Multi-player video games

Apr

10

2020

OzBunnyCon
ozbunnycon.com/

Mt Waverley

VIC

Australia

Australia / New Zealand

Small / Local

Notes: OzBunnyCon – 4 days of Board Gaming Fun

Apr

11

2020

WonderCon
www.comic-con.org/wca

Los Angeles

CA

United States

U.S. Far West

Small / Local

Notes: Pop culture con with gaming

Apr

12

2020

X Student Gaming & Roleplaying Championships
nsgrc.co.uk/

Glasgow

Scotland

United Kingdom

Europe

Small / Local

Notes: All Formats

Apr

14

2020

FIG Talks
www.fig.net/events/future_events/events2020.asp

Fort Myers

FL

United States

U.S. Southeast

Small / Local

Notes: Game design and development, includes electronic and tabletop games

Apr

16

2020

MEGACON
www.megaconorlando.com/en/plan-your-visit/schedule.html

Orlando

FL

United States

U.S. Southeast

Small / Local

Notes: Sci-Fi, fantasy, pop-culture and Gaming convention

Apr

17

2020

CamasCon
www.camasmeadows.org/our-camps/camascon/

Cashmere

WA

United States

U.S. Far West

Small / Local

Notes: Game play focused lodge retreat open to all with a mission to connect Christian gamers

Apr

17

2020

Geek Kon
www.geekkon.net/

Madison

WI

United States

U.S. Great Lakes

Small / Local

Notes: Geek convention with boardgaming room

Apr

18

2020

CrusieCon
www.boardgamecruise.com/

Port Canaveral

FL

Cruise

Cruise

Small / Local

Notes: This board gaming cruise offers Open Gaming with BYOG and a Game Library.

Apr

18

2020

Cheyenne Gaming Convention
www.cheyennegamingconvention.com/

Cheyenne

WY

United States

U.S. Rocky Mountain

Small / Local

Notes: Presented by the Wyoming Gaming Library, a 501.c3 whose mission is to bring no-cost gaming to hospitals, schools, and other charities in the front range.

Apr

18

2020

Congress of Gamers (Spring)
congressofgamers.org

Rockville

MD

United States

U.S. Mideast

Small / Local

Notes: Gaming convention (Board, RPG, designers, tourneys)

Apr

19

2020

Haven Con
www.facebook.com/pg/HavenConTX/events/?ref=page_internal

Austin

TX

United States

U.S. Southwest

Small / Local

Notes: Geek and Gaming convention with LGBTQIA focus

Apr

22

2020

BayCon
www.facebook.com/groups/baycon/

Kennford

England

United Kingdom

Europe

Small / Local

Notes: Board Games

Apr

22

2020

Nashville Tabletop Day
www.nashvilletabletopday.com/

Nashville

TN

UNited States

U.S. Southeast

Small / Local

Notes: The world's largest International Tabletop Day event - free open board gaming for all

Apr

22

2020

PolyCon Fall Minicon
www.polycon.org/events.shtml

San Luis Obispo

CA

United States

U.S. Far West

Small / Local

Notes: Gaming convention

Apr

24

2020

Beer & Pretzels Spring
www.spiritgames.co.uk/articles.php?menu=11

Burton-on-Trent

England

United Kingdom

Europe

Small / Local

Notes: Board Games

Apr

24

2020

Farmageddon
farmageddon137.com/

Farmer City

IL

United States

U.S. Great Lakes

Small / Local

Notes: Gaming convention (Pathfinder, Starfinder, DDAL), proceeds to support local charaties

Apr

24

2020

Gaming Hoopla
www.gaminghoopla.com/

Mundelein

IL

United States

U.S. Great Lakes

Small / Local

Notes: Gaming convention, supports cancer research

Apr

24

2020

LexiCon Tabletop Gaming Convention
lexicongaming.com/

Lexington

KY

United States

U.S. Southeast

Small / Local

Notes: Board Gaming & RPG Convention attendance 1,500 +

Apr

24

2020

MepaCon
www.mepacon.com/

Scranton

PA

United States

U.S. Mideast

Small / Local

Notes: Gaming Convention /Twice a year.

Apr

24

2020

OZ-Con
www.oz-con.com/

West Plains

MO

United States

U.S. Plains

Small / Local

Notes: Gaming convention with cosplay and anime

Apr

24

2020

PretzCon
www.pretzcon.org

Omaha

NE

United States

U.S. Plains

Small / Local

Notes: PretzCon is a nonprofit, family-run Gaming convention. We offer a fun, safe environment for gamers of all ages to play. At PretzCon, you will find board, card, dice, and role-playing games. Play your favorite games or take the opportunity to try out new games.

Apr

24

2020

Tolkien Moot
www.tolkienmoot.org/

Spokane

WA

United States

U.S. Far West

Small / Local

Notes: Tolkien-based scholars, RPGs, LARP, board games, video games, musicians, artists, & more. 3rd weekend of July each year. Sponsored by Eä Tolkien Society, an official Smial of the U.K. Tolkien Society.

TBD

2020

Board Games at Berkely Con
bgb.berkeley.edu/

Berkeley

CA

United States

U.S. Far West

Small / Local

Notes: Board, Miniature, Card and RPG games

TBD

2020

Board Games at the Beach
www.facebook.com/events/1562913133927770/

Wilmington

NC

United States

U.S. Southeast

Small / Local

Notes: Gaming convention

TBD

2020

Chaosludik
chaosludik.net

Montreal

Quebec

Canada

Canada

Small / Local

Notes: Miniature game convention

TBD

2020

ColCon
colcon.co.uk/

Colchester

England

United Kingdom

Europe

Small / Local

Notes: Board Games

TBD

2020

DevaCon
www.facebook.com/groups/DevaCon/

Chester

England

United Kingdom

Europe

Small / Local

Notes: All Formats

TBD

2020

Gnome Con
www.facebook.com/events/839008396432726/

Savannah

GA

United States

U.S. Southeast

Small / Local

Notes: SciFi, gaming, comics convention

TBD

2020

Just a Game Con
www.justagamecon.com/

Corvallis

OR

United States

U.S. Far West

Small / Local

Notes: Gaming convention

TBD

2020

Kingdom-Con
www.kingdom-con.com

San Diego

CA

United States

U.S. Far West

Small / Local

Notes: Gaming Convention, Board Games, RPG's, Miniatures and more

TBD

2020

Kobe Game Market
gamemarket.jp/

Osaka

Japan

RESTOFWORLD

Small / Local

Notes: Gaming convention

TBD

2020

PolyCon Spring Minicon
www.polycon.org/

San Luis Obispo

CA

United States

U.S. Far West

Small / Local

Notes: Gaming convention

TBD

2020

TAS-CON
www.kickstarter.com/projects/1976234590/tas-con-2019

Holliston

MA

United States

U.S. New England

Small / Local

Notes: Board Games, small con

May

1

2020

Chupacabra Con
www.chupacabracon.com/

Round Rock

TX

United States

U.S. Southwest

Small / Local

Notes: Gaming convention

May

1

2020

Heroicon
heroicon.org/

Decatur

IL

United States

U.S. Great Lakes

Small / Local

Notes: Gaming convention

May

1

2020

LoBsterCon
www.meetup.com/LondonOnBoard/events/256171185/

Eastbourne

England

United Kingdom

Europe

Small / Local

Notes: Board Games

May

1

2020

LoBsterCon
www.facebook.com/lobstercon

Eastbourne

England

United Kingdom

Europe

Small / Local

Notes: Board Games

May

1

2020

Visioncon
www.visioncon.net/

Branson

MO

United States

U.S. Plains

Small / Local

Notes: Sci-fi, fantasy, Cosplay, Board game and RPG convention

May

4

2020

Consequences
www.ishtari.co.uk/consequences/index.php

New Milton

England

United Kingdom

Europe

Small / Local

Notes: RPGs & LARPs

May

7

2020

Diceni
www.facebook.com/Diceni-117570275059298/

Norwich

England

United Kingdom

Europe

Small / Local

Notes: All Formats

May

8

2020

MARcon (Multiple Alternative Convention)
marcon.org/

Worthington

OH

United States

U.S. Great Lakes

Small / Local

Notes: Sci-Fi & Fantasy Literature, Gaming, Pan-Genre of Fandoms

May

9

2020

MidCon
www.fbgames.co.uk/Midcon/bookingform.htm

Derby

England

United Kingdom

Europe

Small / Local

Notes: Board Games

May

9

2020

North Star
northstarcon.org.uk

Sheffield

England

United Kingdom

Europe

Small / Local

Notes: RPGs (Sci-Fi)

May

12

2020

Dallas Games Marathon
dallasgamesmarathon.com/

Plano

TX

United States

U.S. Southwest

Small / Local

Notes: Open Board Gaming Monthly Convention with Game Nights every Thursday and a 1400 game library!

May

13

2020

Gamex
www.strategicon.net/

Los Angeles

CA

United States

U.S. Far West

Small / Local

Notes: Gaming convention

May

15

2020

1d4Con
1d4con.com/

Martinsburg

WV

United States

U.S. Southeast

Small / Local

Notes: Gaming convention

May

15

2020

Austi-Con
tabletop.events/conventions/austi-con-2018

Austin

MN

United States

U.S. Plains

Small / Local

Notes: Gaming convention

May

15

2020

Camp Nerdly
www.campnerdly.org/

Triangle

VA

United States

U.S. Southeast

Small / Local

Notes: RPG and board game camp

May

15

2020

Crafter Con
tabletop.events/conventions/protospiel-madison-2019/pages/crafter-con

Madison

WI

United States

U.S. Great Lakes

Small / Local

Notes: Game design and publication

May

15

2020

Huzzah
www.huzzahcon.com/

S. Portland

ME

United States

U.S. New England

Small / Local

Notes: Gaming convention

May

15

2020

Kawaii Kon
kawaiikon.com/

Honolulu

HI

United States

U.S. Far West

Small / Local

Notes: Anime convention with a table top gaming department

May

15

2020

Motor City Comic Con
www.motorcitycomiccon.com/

Novi

MI

United States

U.S. Great Lakes

Small / Local

Notes: Pop culture convention with gaming

May

15

2020

Pikes Peak Gamers Convention
pikespeakgamers.com/

Manitou Springs

CO

United States

U.S. Rocky Mountain

Small / Local

Notes: Tabletop convention with over 800 board games available 24/7 located at the base of Pikes Peak in historic Manitou Springs.

May

16

2020

Spellenspektakel
www.facebook.com/events/1927477704222885/

Eindhoven, Noord-Brabant

The Netherlands

Europe

Small / Local

Notes: Gaming Convention

May

17

2020

Recon
www.hmgs-south.com

Kissimmee

FL

United States

U.S. Southeast

Small / Local

Notes: Historical Miniatures

May

18

2020

BGG.Spring
boardgamegeek.com/wiki/page/BGGCON_Spring

DFW Airport

TX

United States

U.S. Southwest

Small / Local

Notes: Gaming convention

May

18

2020

EGG
www.pairofdiceparadise.com/egg_registration.php

Springfield

OR

United States

U.S. Far West

Small / Local

Notes: Primarily Board games and card games

May

18

2020

Stumptown Game Summit
stumptowngamesummit.com/

Portland

OR

United States

U.S. Far West

Small / Local

Notes: Open board gaming

May

22

2020

ConQuest
www.conquestkc.org/

Kansas City

MO

United States

U.S. Plains

Small / Local

Notes: Literature, TV, Movies, Gaming

May

21

2020

KublaCon
www.kublacon.com/

Burlingame

CA

United States

U.S. Far West

Small / Local

Notes: Gaming convention

May

21

2020

MomoCon
www.momocon.com/

Atlanta

GA

United States

U.S. Southeast

Small / Local

Notes: Anime, Comics, Video Games and Tabletop Games

May

22

2020

Charity Board Game Day
www.facebook.com/groups/Herefordgamers

Hereford

England

United Kingdom

Europe

Small / Local

Notes: Board Games

May

22

2020

ComicPalooza
www.comicpalooza.com/

Houston

TX

United States

U.S. Southwest

Small / Local

Notes: Multi-genre convention, includes gaming

May

22

2020

Enfilade!
www.nhmgscitadel.com/enfilade/

Olympia

WA

United States

U.S. Far West

Small / Local

Notes: Historical Miniatures

May

22

2020

Fanime
www.fanime.com/

San Jose

CA

United States

U.S. Far West

Small / Local

Notes: Anime con with gaming

May

22

2020

PaizoCon
paizo.com/paizocon

Seattle

WA

United States

U.S. Far West

Small / Local

Notes: Gaming convention

May

23

2020

WarLord Game Con
www.warlordgames.com/venue/newark-showground/

Newark

NG24 2NY

United Kingdom

Europe

Small / Local

Notes: Gaming Conventon, Warlord Games, tournaments, paint demos

May

28

2020

Protospiel South
boardgamegeek.com/thread/491596/protospiel-south-may-28-29-and-30-austin-tx

Austin

TX

United States

U.S. Southwest

Small / Local

Notes: Design and playtesting convention

May

29

2020

ConCarolinas
www.concarolinas.org/

Charlotte

NC

United States

U.S. Southeast

Small / Local

Notes: Multi-genre convention, includes gaming

May

29

2020

UK Games Expo
www.ukgamesexpo.co.uk/

Birmingham

England

United Kingdom

Europe

Giant

Notes: Gaming convention

May

30

2020

Steel City Comic Con
www.steelcitycon.com/

Monroeville

PA

United States

U.S. Mideast

Small / Local

Notes: Comics and pop culture

May

30

2020

Wellycon
www.wellycon.org.nz/

Wellington

Wellington

New Zealand

Australia / New Zealand

Small / Local

Notes: Board game convention

TBD

2020

2020 D8 Summit
tabletop.events/conventions/2019-d8-summit/

Utica

IL

United States

U.S. Great Lakes

Small / Local

Notes: All things board game and RPG; huge number of game authors running events; for charity

TBD

2020

ADK Tabletop Day
tabletop.events/conventions/adktabletopday2

Queensbury

NY

United States

U.S. Mideast

Small / Local

Notes: Gaming Convention

TBD

2020

Beer & Pretzels Autumn
www.spiritgames.co.uk/articles.php?menu=11

Burton-on-Trent

England

United Kingdom

Europe

Small / Local

Notes: Board Games

TBD

2020

CMoN Expo
cmonexpo.com/

Atlanta

GA

United States

U.S. Southeast

Large

Notes: Gaming convention

TBD

2020

ConTRAPtion
warhorn.net/events/contraption-2019

Worthing

England

United Kingdom

Europe

Small / Local

Notes: RPGs (Pathfinder)

TBD

2020

LinCon
www.facebook.com/events/2158792194343697/

Linköping

Sweden

Europe

Small / Local

Notes: Gaming convention

TBD

2020

OG Con
www.facebook.com/events/192004971351118/

Gulfport

MS

United States

U.S. Southeast

Small / Local

Notes: Gaming & Reading

TBD

2020

Oh My Geek!
www.ohmygeek.ninja/events

NSW

Australia

Australia / New Zealand

Small / Local

Notes: Board Gaming Convention

TBD

2020

Protospiel Atlanta
tabletop.events/conventions/proto-atl-2018

Buford

GA

United States

U.S. Southeast

Small / Local

Notes: Design and playtesting convention

TBD

2020

QC GameFest
www.qcgamefest.com/

Davenport

IA

United States

U.S. Plains

Small / Local

Notes: Gaming convention, Board Games, RPG's, Pathfinder, MtG, Comics

TBD

2020

Tokyo Game Market
gamemarket.jp/

Tokyo

Japan

RESTOFWORLD

Small / Local

Notes: Gaming convention

Jun

1

2020

Evergreen Tabletop Expo (ETX)
etxwa.com/

Seattle

WA

United States

U.S. Far West

Small / Local

Notes: Gaming convention

Jun

1

2020

UNPUB Mini Portland 2
unpub.net/events/categories/unpub-mini/

Beaverton

OR

United States

U.S. Far West

Small / Local

Notes: Playtest NEW, unpublished games & share feedback

Jun

3

2020

North Texas RPG Con
ntrpgcon.com

Irving

TX

United States

U.S. Southwest

Small / Local

Notes: Gaming convention

Jun

4

2020

Ohio Heavy Con
www.boardgamegeek.com/geeklist/203997/1st-annual-ohio-heavy-con-planning

Springfield

OH

United States

U.S. Great Lakes

Small / Local

Notes: Heavy (longer) board games

Jun

5

2020

Die Con
www.diecon.com/Main/

Collinsville

IL

United States

U.S. Great Lakes

Small / Local

Notes: Gaming convention

Jun

5

2020

DreamCon
www.dreamconvention.com/

Tauranga

New Zealand

Australia / New Zealand

Small / Local

Notes: Anime and gaming

Jun

5

2020

SaltCon Summer
saltcon.com/

Layton

UT

United States

U.S. Rocky Mountain

Small / Local

Notes: Tabletop Games, Open Gaming, Scheduled Gaming, Board Games, RPG's, Board Game Library, Math Trade

Jun

6

2020

Consim World Expo
expo.consimworld.com/

Tempe

AZ

United States

U.S. Southwest

Small / Local

Notes: WarGaming convention

Jun

7

2020

Day of Boardgamers
www.eventbrite.com/e/day-of-boardgamers-13-tickets-46544264147

Victoria

British Columbia

Canada

Canada

Small / Local

Notes: Small and social board game convention

Jun

10

2020

Indy PopCon
indypopcon.com

Indianapolis

IN

United States

U.S. Great Lakes

Small / Local

Notes: Multi-genre convention, includes gaming

Jun

11

2020

Geekway to the West
geekwaytothewest.com/

St Charles

MO

United States

U.S. Plains

Large

Notes: Board Gaming convention

Jun

12

2020

AnimeNEXT
www.animenext.org

Atlantic City

NJ

United States

U.S. Mideast

Small / Local

Notes: Anime. Japanese culture, board gaming, video gaming

Jun

12

2020

Epic Nerd Camp
epicnerdcamp.com

Starrucca

PA

United States

U.S. Mideast

Small / Local

Notes: Board Games, RPGs, LARP, Archery, Trapeze and Circus, Quidditch and other fandom related activities.

Jun

17

2020

Bottoscon
sites.google.com/site/bottoscon/home

New Westminster

British Columbia

Canada

Canada

Small / Local

Notes: Family friendly wargaming con, euros and some minis present.

TBD

2020

Gem State Gaming
tabletop.events/conventions/gem-state-gaming-convention

Boise

ID

United States

U.S. Rocky Mountain

Small / Local

Notes: We are a convention that provides entertainment in the form of gaming. We cover video games, both LAN gaming and console gaming, card games, like magic the gathering, vanguard and pokemon, and board games.

Jun

17

2020

Origins
originsgamefair.com/

Columbus

OH

United States

U.S. Great Lakes

Giant

Notes: Gaming convention

Jun

18

2020

Game Fest Brisbane
www.supanova.com.au/events/brisbane-2019/about/

South Brisbane

QLD

Australia

Australia / New Zealand

Small / Local

Notes: Board Games, Miniatures & RPGs

Jun

19

2020

Singapore Toy Game & Comic Convention
www.singaporecomiccon.com/en-gb.html

Singapore

SG

Singapore

RESTOFWORLD

Small / Local

Notes: Toys

Jun

20

2020

DEXCON
www.dexposure.com/events.html

Morristown

NJ

United States

U.S. Mideast

Small / Local

Notes: Gaming convention

Jun

25

2020

Nashcon
www.nashcon.org

Franklin

TN

United States

U.S. Southeast

Small / Local

Notes: Historical miniature gaming convention, includes fantasy and sci fi tournaments and games as well

Jun

25

2020

Nexus Game Fair
www.nexusgamefair.com/#!/page_home

Milwaukee

WI

United States

U.S. Great Lakes

Small / Local

Notes: Gaming convention

Jun

26

2020

RAGECON
ragecon.com

Reno

NV

United States

U.S. Far West

Small / Local

Notes: Tabletop gaming convention

Jun

26

2020

Soonercon
www.soonercon.com/

Midwest City

OK

United States

U.S. Southwest

Small / Local

Notes: General Fandom Convention with Gaming

Jun

26

2020

Too Many Games
www.toomanygames.com/

Oaks

PA

United States

U.S. Mideast

Small / Local

Notes: Gaming Convention

Jun

27

2020

Mississippi Comic Con
mississippicomiccon.com/

Jackson

MS

United States

U.S. Southeast

Small / Local

Notes: General Fandom Convention with Gaming

Jun

28

2020

Phoenix - Lakeland Wargames Exhibition
phoenix-show.co.uk/

Penrith

England

United Kingdom

Europe

Small / Local

Notes: Wargames Show

TBD

2020

3XP
warhorn.net/events/3xp-summer-2018

Sutton, Cambridge

England

United Kingdom

Europe

Small / Local

Notes: RPGs (Pathfinder)

TBD

2020

Ambush
www.facebook.com/groups/AmbushWargameShow/

Driffield

England

United Kingdom

Europe

Small / Local

Notes: All Formats

TBD

2020

Arcon
www.spillfestival.no/

Oslo

Norway

RESTOFWORLD

Small / Local

Notes: Gaming Convention. Board games, RPGs & LARPs.

TBD

2020

Bordercon
www.meetup.com/Canberra-Boardgames-Group/events/255522516/

Albury

NSW

Australia

Australia / New Zealand

Small / Local

Notes: Board games, including classic games and modern games

TBD

2020

Fear The Con
fearthecon.com/

St. Louis

MO

United States

U.S. Plains

Small / Local

Notes: Role Playing Game convention based around the Fear The Boot podcast - admission is FREE!

TBD

2020

Geek Out! Fest
www.facebook.com/events/626847354188549/

College Corner

OH

United States

U.S. Great Lakes

Small / Local

Notes: Board games convention with a boardgame award. Roleplay games, Wargames and STAR WARS!!!

TBD

2020

PolyCon
www.polycon.org/

San Luis Obispo

CA

United States

U.S. Far West

Small / Local

Notes: Gaming convention

TBD

2020

PrairieCon
www.prairiecon.com

Brandon

Manitoba

Canada

Canada

Small / Local

Notes: RPG, Board and Collectible Card game convention

Jul

2

2020

Anime Expo
www.anime-expo.org/

Los Angeles

CA

United States

U.S. Far West

Small / Local

Notes: Anime con with Gaming

Jul

3

2020

InConJunction
www.inconjunction.org/

Indianapolis

IN

United States

U.S. Great Lakes

Small / Local

Notes: Science fiction and fantasy convention with gaming

Jul

5

2020

Go Play NW
www.goplaynw.org/

Seattle

WA

United States

U.S. Far West

Small / Local

Notes: Indie, role-playing, story, board/card, and games.

Jul

7

2020

Göttingen Game Designer Convention
www.spieleautorenzunft.de/game-authors-conventions.html

Göttingen

Germany

Europe

Small / Local

Notes: Game Designer Convention

Jul

8

2020

Historicon
hmgs.site-ym.com/?page=HconHome

Lancaster

PA

United States

U.S. Mideast

Small / Local

Notes: Miniatures game convention

Jul

8

2020

METATOPIA
www.dexposure.com/events.html

Morristown

NJ

United States

U.S. Mideast

Small / Local

Notes: Board game design festival

Jul

9

2020

ConnectiCon
connecticon.org/

Newington

CT

United States

U.S. New England

Small / Local

Notes: Multi-genre pop culture with gaming events

Jul

10

2020

QuinCon
warhorn.net/events/quincon-34/schedule/2019/07/01

Quincy

IL

United States

U.S. Great Lakes

Small / Local

Notes: Board games, Wargames, and RPGs

Jul

10

2020

Southern-Fried Gaming Expo
www.GameATL.com

Atlanta

GA

United States

U.S. Southeast

Small / Local

Notes: Arcade, pinball, console, and tabletop Gaming convention

Jul

10

2020

Tokyo in Tulsa
www.tokyointulsa.com

Tulsa

OK

United States

U.S. Southwest

Small / Local

Notes: Anime convention with tabletop board games, RPGs and tournaments.

Jul

11

2020

Congress of Gamers (Summer)
congressofgamers.org

Rockville

MD

United States

U.S. Mideast

Small / Local

Notes: Gaming convention (Board, RPG, designers, tourneys)

Jul

15

2020

Gateway
www.strategicon.net/

Southlake

TX

United States

U.S. Southwest

Small / Local

Notes: Gaming convention

Jul

17

2020

Berlin Brettspiel Con
www.berlin-con.de

Berlin

Germany

Europe

Small / Local

Notes: Gaming convention

Jul

17

2020

Con-Gregate
www.con-gregate.com/

Greensboro

NC

United States

U.S. Southeast

Small / Local

Notes: Science fiction and fantasy convention with gaming

Jul

17

2020

Manor Con
manorcon.org.uk/nextcon.htm

Leicester

England

United Kingdom

Europe

Small / Local

Notes: Board Games

Jul

18

2020

GACUCON
www.gacucon.com/home

Miami

FL

Cruise

Cruise

Small / Local

Notes: This cruise has a little of everything - LAN gaming, Cosplay Workshops, board games, console gaming, card games, virtual reality, manga, comic, fandom content libraries and even some workshops on cosplay, game industry topics, and more.

Jul

18

2020

Ettin Con
EttinCon.org

Blue Mountains

NSW

Australia

Australia / New Zealand

Small / Local

Notes: RPGs, Board/Card/Video Games

Jul

19

2020

KantCon
www.kantcon.com/

Overland Park

KS

United States

U.S. Plains

Small / Local

Notes: Board games, RPGs, miniature gaming events

Jul

21

2020

Vlaada Con
www.vlaadacon.org/

Holliston

MA

United States

U.S. New England

Small / Local

Notes: Gaming convention

Jul

23

2020

Comic-Con International
www.comic-con.org/cci

San Diego

CA

United States

U.S. Far West

Small / Local

Notes: Comics, pop culture

Jul

24

2020

Arcon
www.arconbgg.com

Springdale

AR

United States

U.S. Southeast

Small / Local

Notes: Board games and RPGs

Jul

24

2020

MechaCon
www.mechacon.com/

New Orleans

LA

United States

U.S. Southeast

Small / Local

Notes: Anime convention with significant tabletop gaming content.

Jul

24

2020

Wyvacon
www.wyvacon.com/

Wytheville

VA

United States

U.S. Southeast

Small / Local

Notes: Cosplay, gaming, science, artists and authors

Jul

25

2020

World Boardgaming Championship
www.boardgamers.org/

Champion

PA

United States

U.S. Mideast

Small / Local

Notes: Gaming convention with 100+ game tournaments for voted titles

Jul

29

2020

The Great Indoors
www.great-indoors.co.uk/

Bromsgrove

England

United Kingdom

Europe

Small / Local

Notes: Board Games

Jul

30

2020

GASPcon
www.gaspgamer.com/

Pittsburgh

PA

United States

U.S. Mideast

Small / Local

Notes: Gaming convention

Jul

30

2020

Gen Con
www.gencon.com

Indianapolis

IN

United States

U.S. Great Lakes

Giant

Notes: Largest annual consumer fantasy, electronic, sci-fi, adventure and hobby game convention in North America

Jul

31

2020

Board Game Bash
www.boardgamebash.com/

Austin

TX

United States

U.S. Southwest

Small / Local

Notes: Board game convention

Jul

31

2020

Field Of Games
fieldofgames.co.uk

Silverstone

England

United Kingdom

Europe

Small / Local

Notes: All Formats

TBD

2020

CharCon
www.charcon.org/

Charleston

WV

United States

U.S. Southeast

Small / Local

Notes: Gaming convention

TBD

2020

CT Festival of Indie Games
www.ct-fig.com

Newington

CT

United States

U.S. New England

Small / Local

Notes: Indie board and card games

TBD

2020

CT Festival of Indie Games
www.ct-fig.com

Hartford

CT

United States

U.S. New England

Small / Local

Notes: Indie gaming festival

TBD

2020

Dice Tower Con
www.dicetowercon.com

Orlando

FL

United States

U.S. Southeast

Large

Notes: Board games, Dice Tower Network, family-friendly gaming

TBD

2020

Fan World
www.fanworld.us/

Niagara Falls

NY

United States

U.S. Mideast

Small / Local

Notes: Tabletop board gaming, video gaming, anime, sci-fi

TBD

2020

GoPlay Northwest
www.goplaynw.org/

Seattle

WA

United States

U.S. Far West

Small / Local

Notes: 18+ Gaming convention

TBD

2020

LongCon
www.thedodd.com/longcon-home

Sheffield

England

United Kingdom

Europe

Small / Local

Notes: RPGs

TBD

2020

Queen City Conquest
queencityconquest.com/

Buffalo

NY

United States

U.S. Mideast

Small / Local

Notes: Gaming convention

TBD

2020

ShepparCon
shepparcon.com/

Shepparton

Victoria

Australia

Australia / New Zealand

Small / Local

Notes: Gaming Convention

TBD

2020

Defcon
www.board2death.uk/defcon/

Guildford

England

United Kingdom

Europe

Small / Local

Notes: Board Games

Aug

7

2020

Comic Con Honolulu
comicconhonolulu.com/

Honolulu

HI

United States

U.S. Far West

Small / Local

Notes: Comics and Sci-Fi convention with a table top gaming department

Aug

7

2020

Continuum
continuumconvention.co.uk/

Leicester

England

United Kingdom

Europe

Small / Local

Notes: All Formats

Aug

7

2020

Game On Expo
www.facebook.com/gameonexpo/

Phoenix

AZ

United States

U.S. Southwest

Small / Local

Notes: Video and tabletop gaming

Aug

14

2020

Coulee Con
couleecon.com

La Crosse

WI

United States

U.S. Great Lakes

Small / Local

Notes: Board gaming, card games, miniatures, rpgs, video games

Aug

14

2020

Grand Tribunal
www.grandtribunal.org/wiki/Main_Page

Cheltenham

England

United Kingdom

Europe

Small / Local

Notes: Ars Magica and other RPGs

Aug

15

2020

Congress of Gamers (Cruise)
congressofgamers.org

Baltimore

MD

Cruise

Cruise

Small / Local

Notes: Board gaming, tourney, cruise fun

Aug

18

2020

Bonus Round
tabletop.events/conventions/bonus-round-2019

Flatwoods

WV

United States

U.S. Southeast

Small / Local

Notes: Gaming convention, SciFi Content

Aug

21

2020

MaricopaCon
www.maricopacon.com/

Phoenix

AZ

United States

U.S. Southwest

Small / Local

Notes: Gaming convention every August that is funded by annual KS

Aug

21

2020

NewMexiCon
www.newmexicon.com/

Albuquerque

NM

United States

U.S. Southwest

Small / Local

Notes: indie games, tabletop

Aug

22

2020

CastleCon
castlecon.net/

Oshawa

Ontario

Canada

Canada

Small / Local

Notes: Eurogames, Wargames, Ameristyle, and Card Games

Nov

13

2020

Grogmeet
thegrognardfiles.com/grogmeet-2020/

Manchester

England

United Kingdom

Europe

Small / Local

Notes: RPGs

Aug

22

2020

Tabletop Scotland
www.tabletopscotland.co.uk

Perth

Scotland

United Kingdom

Europe

Small / Local

Notes: Board Games & RPGs

Aug

25

2020

Gamescon
gamescon.co.uk/

Emsworth

England

United Kingdom

Europe

Small / Local

Notes: Board Games & RPGs

Aug

26

2020

FarWest
farwestshow.com/

Portland

OR

United States

U.S. Far West

Small / Local

Notes: D&D Adventurers League

Aug

26

2020

Salt Lake Gaming Con
saltlakegamingcon.com/

Salt Lake City

UT

United States

U.S. Rocky Mountain

Small / Local

Notes: Gaming convention, cosplay, tabletops, tournaments, comics, esports, RPG, ccg, Game Library

Aug

28

2020

BuboniCon
bubonicon.com/

Albuquerque

NM

United States

U.S. Southwest

Small / Local

Notes: Science fiction convention with gaming

Aug

28

2020

SaltCon End of Summer
saltcon.com/

Layton

UT

United States

U.S. Rocky Mountain

Small / Local

Notes: Tabletop Games, Open Gaming, Scheduled Gaming, Board Games, RPG's, Board Game Library, Math Trade

Aug

29

2020

Capricon
capricon.org/capricon37/

Rockhampton

Queensland

United Kingdom

Europe

Small / Local

Notes: Gaming convention

Aug

30

2020

PAX West
prime.paxsite.com/

Seattle

WA

United States

U.S. Far West

Large

Notes: Large convention focused on culture and community for all types of gaming (video to tabletop)

TBD

2020

B Con
tabletop.events/conventions/b-con

Denver

CO

United States

U.S. Rocky Mountain

Small / Local

Notes: Run by Mr. B Games; Board games, game design contest, guest speakers/panels, sponsored events

TBD

2020

DaveCon
lansingboardgamers.com/DaveCon.py

Okemos

MI

United States

U.S. Great Lakes

Small / Local

Notes: Open Board Gaming , Board Game events

TBD

2020

Draconicon
www.dragoncon.co.il

Tel Aviv

Israel

RESTOFWORLD

Small / Local

Notes: Israel premier RPG & Boardgame convention

TBD

2020

Gam3rCon
10times.com/gam-rcon

San Diego

CA

United States

U.S. Far West

Small / Local

Notes: Gaming convention, including video and tabletop gaming

TBD

2020

HandyCon August
www.handycon.co.uk/

High Wycombe

England

United Kingdom

Europe

Small / Local

Notes: Board Games

TBD

2020

MeggaXP
meggacon.com/

Jackson

MI

United States

U.S. Great Lakes

Small / Local

Notes: Video gaming, board gaming, card gaming, miniatures, RPGs, cosplay and more convention

TBD

2020

Q-Con
www.q-con.org.uk/

Belfast

Northern Ireland

United Kingdom

Europe

Small / Local

Notes: All Formats

TBD

2020

ReuniCon
www.facebook.com/pg/reunicon/

Brighton

England

United Kingdom

Europe

Small / Local

Notes: RPGs

TBD

2020

TempleCon
templecon.org

Warwick

RI

United States

U.S. New England

Small / Local

Notes: Tabletop Gaming, Retro Video Gaming, Live Music/Shows, Costumes, Fine Drinking

Sep

2

2020

NOVA Open
novaopen.com/

Arlington

VA

United States

U.S. Southeast

Small / Local

Notes: Tabletop/miniatures Gaming convention and art competition

Sep

3

2020

Dragon Con
www.dragoncon.org/

Atlanta

GA

United States

U.S. Southeast

Small / Local

Notes: Popular culture convention focusing on science fiction, gaming, comics, literature, art, music, and film

Sep

4

2020

GrandCon Gaming and Comics Convention
www.grand-con.com/home

Grand Rapids

MI

United States

U.S. Great Lakes

Small / Local

Notes: Board games, RPGs

Sep

4

2020

BGG@SEA
www.boardgamegeekevents.com

Vancouver

British Columbia

Cruise

Cruise

Small / Local

Notes: This is a board gaming cruise that offers Open Gaming - both BYOG and a Game Library.

Sep

4

2020

San Japan
www.san-japan.org/

San Antonio

TX

United States

U.S. Southwest

Small / Local

Notes: Anime Con w/ a huge Tabletop Area

Sep

4

2020

WGGCon
z-upload.facebook.com/events/331133344106212/

Croton-on-Hudson

NY

United States

U.S. Mideast

Small / Local

Notes: Board games

Sep

8

2020

Nuke-Con
www.nuke-con.com/

Omaha

NE

United States

U.S. Plains

Small / Local

Notes: Gaming convention

Sep

11

2020

Rose City Comic Con
rosecitycomiccon.com/

PORTLAND

OR

United States

U.S. Far West

Small / Local

Notes: Comic convention with gaming

Sep

14

2020

Buckeye Game Fest War Room
www.buckeyegamefest.com/

Columbus

OH

United States

U.S. Great Lakes

Small / Local

Notes: War Game room within BGF

Sep

17

2020

Beer and Pretzels
www.spiritgames.co.uk/

Burton on Trent

England

United Kingdom

Europe

Small / Local

Notes: Gaming Convention

Sep

17

2020

Buckeye Game Fest (BGF)
www.buckeyegamefest.com/

Columbus

OH

United States

U.S. Great Lakes

Small / Local

Notes: Gaming convention

Sep

18

2020

FenCon
www.fencon.org

Irving

TX

United States

U.S. Southwest

Small / Local

Notes: Fan-Operated Science Fiction and Fantasy Literary and Filk with gaming

Sep

18

2020

SIBcon
circleofswords.com/main/index.php

Butler

PA

United States

U.S. Mideast

Small / Local

Notes: RPGs, miniature games, CCGs, CMGs, card and board games

Sep

18

2020

Skalcon
www.skalcon.org/

Roseville

MN

United States

U.S. Plains

Small / Local

Notes: Charity fundraising Pathfinder Society gaming convention

Sep

25

2020

Phantasm
phantasm.pfga.ca/

Peterborough

Ontario

Canada

Canada

Small / Local

Notes: Gaming convention

Sep

25

2020

RinCon
www.rincongames.com

Tucson

AZ

United States

U.S. Southwest

Small / Local

Notes: RPGs, Boardgames, Minis, Kids' Track, Discussion Panels, Vendors, Women's Space

TBD

2020

Adirondacon
www.adirondacon.com/p/home.html

Queensbury

NY

United States

U.S. Mideast

Small / Local

Notes: Tabletop Gaming Convention

TBD

2020

ConCentric Games
con-centric.com.au/

Fullarton

SA

Australia

Australia / New Zealand

Small / Local

Notes: Open gaming - Boardgames, RPGs, Minis… if it's a tabletop game, it's welcome at ConCentric!

TBD

2020

Every Gamers' Guild Big Week-end In
www.everygamersguild.com.au/

Belmont

NSW

Australia

Australia / New Zealand

Small / Local

Notes: Gaming Convention

TBD

2020

Falcon
www.conncon.com/

Stamford

CT

United States

U.S. New England

Small / Local

Notes: Board games, Pathfinder, D&D, Other Role Playing Events

TBD

2020

FallCon
www.fallcon.com/

Calgary

Alberta

Canada

Canada

Small / Local

Notes: Board Gaming & Miniatures convention

TBD

2020

Hurricon
tabletop.events/conventions/hurricon-2019

Kissimmee

FL

United States

U.S. Southeast

Small / Local

Notes: Historical Miniature Gaming

TBD

2020

KrakenCon
www.krakencon.com/

Oakland

CA

United States

U.S. Far West

Small / Local

Notes: Anime Con with gaming

TBD

2020

Mooncity Con
www.mooncitycon.com/

Springfield

MO

United States

U.S. Plains

Small / Local

Notes: Boardgames

TBD

2020

Noche Insomne
nochedejuegosinsomne.wordpress.com/

Zaragoza

Spain

Europe

Small / Local

Notes: Open Board Gaming

TBD

2020

ProtoTO
www.prototo.ca

Toronto

Ontario

Canada

Canada

Small / Local

Notes: Board game prototype convention, with open gaming each night.

TBD

2020

RoberCon
robercon.org

Binghamton

NY

United States

U.S. Mideast

Small / Local

Notes: board games, panels, cosplay, fan groups.

TBD

2020

SiouxperCon
www.siouxpercon.com

Sioux Falls

SD

United States

U.S. Plains

Small / Local

Notes: SiouxperCon is a fan convention that celebrates several mediums: Comicbooks, Sci-fi, Fantasy, Anime, Board games, and Video gaming.

TBD

2020

Tabletop Gaming Live
www.tabletopgaming.co.uk/board-games/news/tabletop-gaming-live-will-be-back-in-2019-dates-and-first-details-here

London

England

United Kingdom

Europe

Small / Local

Notes: All Formats

TBD

2020

ToonCon
www.tooncon.ca/

Saskatoon

Saskatchewan

Canada

Canada

Small / Local

Notes: Gaming convention

TBD

2020

WashingCon
www.washingcon.com/location/

Washington

DC

United States

U.S. Mideast

Small / Local

Notes: Gaming convention

Oct

1

2020

Con on the Cob
cononthecob.com/

Richfield

OH

United States

U.S. Great Lakes

Small / Local

Notes: Gaming convention

Oct

1

2020

PAX Australia
aus.paxsite.com/

South Wharf

VIC

Australia

Australia / New Zealand

Large

Notes: Video and tabletop gaming

Oct

2

2020

Archon
www.archonstl.org/

Collinsville

IL

United States

U.S. Great Lakes

Small / Local

Notes: Science Fiction and Fantasy convetion with gaming

Oct

3

2020

Dragondaze
www.dragondaze.com/

Newport

Wales

United Kingdom

Europe

Small / Local

Notes: All Formats

Oct

9

2020

CinCityCon Board Gaming & RPG Con
cincitycon.com

Cincinnati

OH

United States

U.S. Great Lakes

Small / Local

Notes: Board Games, RPGs, Minatures, and other tabletop games. HUGE 1,500+ board game library!Attendance 2,000 +

Oct

9

2020

Council of Five Nations
www.gamesclubofmd.org/Conventions.asp

Schenectady

NY

United States

U.S. Mideast

Small / Local

Notes: Gaming convention

Oct

9

2020

Great Falls Gaming Rendezvous
gfgr.org/

Great Falls

MT

United States

U.S. Rocky Mountain

Small / Local

Notes: Gaming convention (board games, RPGs, Miniatures, Cosplay and more)

Oct

9

2020

Lone Star Game Expo
lonestargameexpo.com/

Grapevine

TX

United States

U.S. Southwest

Small / Local

Notes: RPGs, Board Games, Extreme RPGs

Oct

10

2020

Congress of Gamers (Fall)
congressofgamers.org

Rockville

MD

United States

U.S. Mideast

Small / Local

Notes: Gaming convention (Board, RPG, designers, tourneys)

Oct

10

2020

Dragonflight
dragonflight.org/

Bellevue

WA

United States

U.S. Far West

Small / Local

Notes: Tabletop Gaming

Oct

10

2020

Ontario Toy Con
www.ontariocollectorscon.com

Toronto

Ontario

Canada

Canada

Small / Local

Notes: Consumer Trade Show focusing on artists, illustrators, designers and businesses for board games, toys, comic books, movies, video games and collectibles

Oct

11

2020

Viking-Con
www.viking-con.dk/in-english/

Copenhagen

Denmark

Europe

Small / Local

Notes: Gaming convention

Oct

22

2020

Essen SPIEL
www.spiel-messe.com/en/

Essen

Germany

Europe

Giant

Notes: Large boardGaming convention in Europe

Oct

23

2020

Hal-Con
www.hal-con.com/

Halifax

Nova Scotia

Canada

Canada

Small / Local

Notes: Sci-fi, fantasy and gaming convention with 15,000 square feet dedicated to gaming.

Oct

23

2020

Kamcon
kamloopsconvention.ca/?fbclid=IwAR0jAgcC74f1U607iHe6gieZX7j-xMoszklNis59YusrWV5VFdRt8M8adXg

Kamloops

British Columbia

Canada

Canada

Small / Local

Notes: RPG convention

Oct

23

2020

MileHiCon
www.milehicon.org/index.php/when-to-be-there

Denver

CO

United States

U.S. Rocky Mountain

Small / Local

Notes: Science Fiction, with strong boardgame/tabletop track

Oct

24

2020

GamesFest
www.facebook.com/events/845414219136323/

Tring

England

United Kingdom

Europe

Small / Local

Notes: All Formats

Oct

25

2020

Cardboard Caucus
cardboardcaucus.com/

West Des Moines

IA

United States

U.S. Plains

Small / Local

Notes: Gaming Convention

Oct

25

2020

MegaMooseCon
www.megamoosecon.com

Richburg

SC

United States

U.S. Southeast

Small / Local

Notes: Board games, Wargames, and RPGs

TBD

2020

Asheville Scarefest
warhorn.net/events/asheville-scarefest

Montreat

NC

United States

U.S. Southeast

Small / Local

Notes: Gaming convention

TBD

2020

Battle for Salvation
www.facebook.com/events/1786099211445243/

West Nyack

NY

United States

U.S. Mideast

Small / Local

Notes: Warhammer 40K and Star Wars X Wing

TBD

2020

Big Bad Con
www.bigbadcon.com

Walnut Creek

CA

United States

U.S. Far West

Small / Local

Notes: RPGs, LARPs, board games, and community

TBD

2020

CamasCon
www.facebook.com/events/385521568883249/

Cashmere

WA

United States

U.S. Far West

Small / Local

Notes: Game play focused lodge retreat open to all with a mission to connect Christian gamers

TBD

2020

Colchester Games Fair
www.facebook.com/colchestergamesfair/

Colchester

England

United Kingdom

Europe

Small / Local

Notes: Board Games

TBD

2020

DellCon
www.boredgamertools.com/conventions.php

Malvern

England

United Kingdom

Europe

Small / Local

Notes: Board Games

TBD

2020

Festival Internacional de Juegos de Córdoba
www.facebook.com/FJuegosCordoba/

Córdoba

Spain

Europe

Small / Local

Notes: Open Board Gaming

TBD

2020

FlatCon
flatcon.com/

Bloomington

IL

United States

U.S. Great Lakes

Small / Local

Notes: Gaming convention, supports Relay for Life

TBD

2020

Furnace
furnace.org.uk/

Sheffield

England

United Kingdom

Europe

Small / Local

Notes: RPGs

TBD

2020

Gaelcon
touch.facebook.com/Gaelcon-222326124458540/?__tn__=C-R

Dublin

Ireland

Europe

Small / Local

Notes: Gaming convention

TBD

2020

Gamealot
gamealot.ca/wp/

St. Albert

Alberta

Canada

Canada

Small / Local

Notes: Board gaming charity fundraiser, open & scheduled gaming

TBD

2020

GDex
www.thegdex.com/tickets/

Columbus

OH

United States

U.S. Great Lakes

Small / Local

Notes: Gaming convention

19

2020

GO Game Market
gogameout.com/2020/02/15/ggmapril20/

Abbotsford

Victoria

Australia

Australia / New Zealand

Small / Local

Notes: Videogame and boardgame market

TBD

2020

Hexcon
hexcon.no/

Trondhein

Norway

RESTOFWORLD

Small / Local

Notes: Gaming Convention

TBD

2020

Indiecade
www.indiecade.com

Santa Monica

CA

United States

U.S. Far West

Small / Local

Notes: Independent game development event

TBD

2020

MeepleCon
www.facebook.com/events/212230996041524/

Durham

England

United Kingdom

Europe

Small / Local

Notes: Board Games

TBD

2020

Mid-Suffolk Game Days
www.facebook.com/groups/midsuffolkgaming

Wyverstone

England

United Kingdom

Europe

Small / Local

Notes: Board Games

TBD

2020

Protospiel - Madison
tabletop.events/conventions/protospiel-madison-2019

Madison

WI

United States

U.S. Great Lakes

Small / Local

Notes: Design and playtesting convention

TBD

2020

Rock-Con
Rock-Con

Rockford

IL

United States

U.S. Great Lakes

Small / Local

Notes: Gaming convention

TBD

2020

Save Against Fear
www.thebodhanagroup.org/

Harrisburg

PA

United States

U.S. Mideast

Small / Local

Notes: Role Playing, Board, Card Games, Workshops, Fundraiser

TBD

2020

SHUX
shutupandsitdown.com/shux20/

Vancouver

British Columbia

Canada

Canada

Large

Notes: Shut Up & Sit Down's Board Game Convention

TBD

2020

Texas BROADSIDE!
www.beerandpretzelwargaming.com/texas-broadside.html

Houston

TX

United States

U.S. Southwest

Small / Local

Notes: Wargame convention

TBD

2020

Three Wizard Board Game Convention
con.3wmoustache.com/

El Paso

TX

United States

U.S. Southwest

Small / Local

Notes: Table top convention

TBD

2020

TimpCon
tabletop.events/conventions/timpcon-2019

Provo

UT

United States

U.S. Rocky Mountain

Small / Local

Notes: Tabletop Board Gaming Convention

TBD

2020

TokenCon
tokencon.net

Oklahoma City

OK

United States

U.S. Southwest

Small / Local

Notes: Board Game Convention

TBD

2020

Travellercon-usa
www.travellercon-usa.com/registration.html

Lancaster

PA

United States

U.S. Mideast

Small / Local

Notes: Traveller RPG (sci fi)

TBD

2020

TringCon Autumn
tringcon.org/

Tring

England

United Kingdom

Europe

Small / Local

Notes: Board Games

TBD

2020

TsunamiCon
www.tsunamicon.org/

Wichita

KS

United States

U.S. Plains

Small / Local

Notes: Gaming convention

TBD

2020

XenoCon
xenocon.weebly.com/

Davenport

IA

United States

U.S. Plains

Small / Local

Notes: Gaming convention

Nov

5

2020

Gamehole Con
gameholecon.com

Madison

WI

United States

U.S. Great Lakes

Small / Local

Notes: Tabletop Gaming Convention

Nov

5

2020

Gamehole Con
www.gameholecon.com

Madison

WI

United States

U.S. Great Lakes

Small / Local

Notes: RPGs, tabletop games, fantasy games, miniatures, collectible cards

Nov

6

2020

Cork RPG Convention
corkrpgcon.com/

Cork

Cork

Ireland

Europe

Small / Local

Notes: RPGs

Nov

7

2020

The City Of Games
thecityofgames.com/

Martigny

Switzerland

RESTOFWORLD

Small / Local

Notes: Board Games

Nov

13

2020

CONtraflow
www.eventbrite.com/e/contraflow-9-tickets-54233642284

New Orleans

LA

United States

U.S. Southeast

Small / Local

Notes: General Fandom Convention with Gaming

Nov

13

2020

MACE
www.justusproductions.com

Charlotte

NC

United States

U.S. Southeast

Small / Local

Notes: Gaming convention

Nov

13

2020

U-Con
www.ucon-gaming.org/convention-details/

Ypsilanti Township

MI

United States

U.S. Great Lakes

Small / Local

Notes: Gaming convention

Nov

18

2020

BGG.CON
boardgamegeek.com/wiki/page/BGG_Events_FAQ

Dallas

TX

United States

U.S. Southwest

Large

Notes: tabletop/board gaming convention

Nov

20

2020

Spielwiesn
www.muenchnersingles.de/event/88095

Munich

Germany

Europe

Small / Local

Notes: Gaming convention

TBD

2020

AcadeCon
acadecon.com/

Dayton

OH

United States

U.S. Great Lakes

Small / Local

Notes: RPGs, Vendors, Boardgames, Special Guests

TBD

2020

Chicago Toy & Game Fair
www.chitag.com/us/

Chicago

IL

United States

U.S. Great Lakes

Small / Local

Notes: Toy and game conference and awards

TBD

2020

ConQuest Avalon
conquestsac.com/avalon/

McClellan

CA

United States

U.S. Far West

Small / Local

Notes: Pathfinder, D&D, Miniatures, Board Games

TBD

2020

DAU Barcelona
lameva.barcelona.cat/daubarcelona/en/

Barcelona

Catalunya

Spain

Europe

Small / Local

Notes: Games for all ages

TBD

2020

Fall In!
www.hmgs.org/general/custom.asp?page=FIHome

King of Prussia

PA

United States

U.S. Mideast

Small / Local

Notes: Historical miniature gaming convention

TBD

2020

Glasgow Games Festival
facebook.com/glasgowgamesfestival/

Glasgow

Scotland

United Kingdom

Europe

Small / Local

Notes: Board Games

TBD

2020

LoBsterCon XVI
www.meetup.com/LondonOnBoard/messages/boards/thread/51834182

Eastbourne

England

United Kingdom

Europe

Small / Local

Notes: Board Games

TBD

2020

LoBsterCon XVIII
lobstercon.uk/

Eastbourne

England

United Kingdom

Europe

Small / Local

Notes: Board Games

TBD

2020

Spel
spel.forumfederatie.be/

Antwerpen

Belgium

Europe

Small / Local

Notes: Gaming convention

TBD

2020

Stabcon South (Autumn)
www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/stabcon-south-autumn-2019-tickets-59914985334

Southampton

England

United Kingdom

Europe

Small / Local

Notes: Board Games

Dec

19

2020

Meeples at Sea
www.gameconhq.com/meeples-at-sea

Miami

FL

Cruise

Cruise

Small / Local

Notes: It is a game convention on the sea.....but with your hotel and all-you-can-eat amazing food included!

TBD

2020

CAP-Con
clsgames.com/cap-con-2018-1

Atlanta

GA

United States

U.S. Southeast

Small / Local

Notes: Gaming Convention

TBD

2020

Dragonmeet
www.dragonmeet.co.uk/venue.html

London

England

United Kingdom

Europe

Small / Local

Notes: RPGs, Boardgames, Wargames, Cardgames

TBD

2020

Gifts for Gamers
www.toomanygames.com/

Oaks

PA

United States

U.S. Mideast

Small / Local

Notes: Charity Gaming Event

Nov

20

2020

PAX Unplugged
unplugged.paxsite.com/

Philadelphia

PA

United States

U.S. Mideast

Giant

Notes: Gaming convention

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