Shop artists and vendors, play games, cosplay, and mingle with industry celebrities!

All attendees must purchase a current badge and be wearing it to attend.

Sign up for a new account or login in to your old account at the badge registration site.   Don't forget to sign up for events, seminars, tournaments, and anything you may want to attend.  

Please Read:  Registration allows you to purchase badges, event tickets for charity events, tournaments, and/or seminars that you wish to attend.  Your badge and event tickets will be available for you to pick up starting Friday morning at 8am.  It's highly recommended to check back at the registration site periodically for new GrandCon events posted, in case you find more to attend.

Please Read:  Badges are available for pick up at the registration tables during open hours.  You are able to make arrangement to pick up family members or friends badges with proper authorization if they are not able to make during the registration desk hours.

Registration Desk Hours

  • Friday 8am ending at 8pm
  • Saturday 8am ending at 8pm
  • Sunday 8am ending at 1pm

Badge Pricing

3-Day Badge ALL WEEKEND (Ages 10+)

  • Early-Bird $35 (open)
  • Pre-Registration $40 
  • Walk-Ins $45

1-Day Badge FRIDAY (Ages 10+) 

  • Early-Bird $20 (open)
  • Pre-Registration $25 
  • Walk-Ins $30

1-Day SATURDAY (Ages 10+) 

  • Early-Bird $20 (open)
  • Pre-Registration $25
  • Walk-Ins $30

1-Day SUNDAY (Ages 10+ ) 

  • Registration $15  (open)

Child Badges

  • 9 and under are FREE

Boy & Girl Scout Badge Information

Boy & Girl Scouts of America and Family members receive discounted badges.  A Scout must be in uniform to receive a discounted badge.  A Scout family is welcome to purchase up to 3 additional family badges as long as their Scout in uniform accompanies them.  Included in the badge pricing:  Boy Scouts will be eligible to get a Game Design Merit Badge Kit after the show to use toward earning their badge.  All Scouts should meet in the Prototype Pub Area with Eric Wisniewski Saturday afternoon at 1:30pm.  Enjoy!   

  • Scout 3-Day Weekend Badge $35
  • Scout 3-Day Family Member Weekend Badge $35 (Max 3)
  • Scout 1-Day Saturday Badge $20
  • Scout 1-Day Family Saturday Badge $20 (Max 3)
  • Sunday badges are the same price for all attendees
  • Webelos or Junior Scout Badges (and younger ranks) are FREE when they attend in uniform

Please Contact: eric.wisniewski@grand-con.com for further details.  

Badge Info Continued

  • Please Read: Walk-ins there will be a $5 additional service charge applied at the door.
  • CHILD BADGES (9 and under) are FREE
  • GrandCon Games Library is an extended open offering for all 3 days to all badged attendees.   

Game Masters Submit Your Events

GM Badges | Time Demoing
Submitting 16+ hours of events that you would like to run (prototypes not included) could earn you a Free game master badge.  

Please Read:  Hold off from purchasing your badge if you do submit 16+ hours of events to run.   Once your events are approved by the registration team, you will be issued a FREE GM badge.  (Events are approved based upon space, time, and whether or not they are family friendly.)

Please Read:  As a GM you will collect event tickets from the attendees that you GM'd.  You will need to submit these collected event tickets to the registration staff after your attended events.  If you have any additional questions about being a GM please reach out to the info@grand-con.com.

Tournament Registration:  Tournaments are fun and are always welcome!

If you would like to run a special event or tournament at GrandCon, you must  submit your request to the registration team, click this link registration team.  Once your special event has been accepted, you will receive an approval email.  

Further Submissions

GrandCon Gaming Convention is always willing to talk sponsorships and gather exhibitor/artist registrations year over year.  Please send an inquiry by using the CONTACT PAGE and type the year, exhibitor/vendor/artist, and/or sponsor interest in the subject line.  Thank you!