What is Salt Lake Gaming Con?

Salt Lake Gaming Con is the 6th biggest gaming convention in the country. In the first year there were 15,000 gamers that attended over the three days making it one of the biggest first year gaming conventions ever! With over 88% of the US population playing games, there is something for everyone at SLGC.

  • Free Play

    If you want to play with your friends or make new friends, there are board games and video games of all types and skill levels for you. We have an extensive board game library of over 700 games, that you can check out and play during your stay at the convention. We also have a multi-platform free play video game zone to play friendlies with your buddies or show your competitive side to win bragging rights at the end of the day.

  • Tournaments

    Salt Lake Gaming Con is home to the most gaming tournaments in the region. There are over 40 tournaments for consoles, PC, board games, tabletop, and card games.We are also host to a number of big regional events including Fantasy Flight and Wizkids.

    No matter what type of gaming you prefer, we have a tournament for you.

  • One-of-a-Kind Attractions

    Have you ever tried to Live Action Roleplay (LARP)? What about play in a giant NERF war? Have you ever seen 30 people playing Twister on a giant board? What about going through a state of the art haunted house?

    You can do all of these and more at Salt Lake Gaming Con!

  • Special Guests

    The focus of Salt Lake Gaming Con will always be about your overall gaming experience, but we do bring in some special guest. Anyone from famous actors, leaders in the gaming industry, professional athletes, and professional gamers. We book a wide variety of special guests to make sure that we have someone that everyone wants to see.

  • Exhibit Hall

    Do you like to demo new games? Do you want to play some of the newest games before they come out? What about looking for that one-of-a-kind gaming art that no one else will have? We have one of the biggest collection of gaming specific vendors in the western US.

  • Panels

    Do you like to learn about all aspects of the gaming industry? We have panels that range anywhere from well-known voice actors to famous Twitch streamers, from game developers to RPG experts. No matter what your passions are, we have a panel for you.

  • Cosplay

    We know there are very passionate people in the cosplay community. Salt Lake Gaming Con is one of the biggest cosplay events in the state. We host cosplay specific programming, panels and cosplay contests for the novice and for the veteran. We look forward to seeing your best cosplay on the convention floor.

Jake Williams

Jake Williams

Founder/ CEO
Dan Farr

Dan Farr

Executive Producer
Bryan Brandenburg

Bryan Brandenburg

Chief Marketing Officer
Randall Lloyd

Randall Lloyd

Creative Director
Kye Browning

Kye Browning

Tournament and Program Director
Blake Casselman

Blake Casselman

Director of Programming
Desiree Davis

Desiree Davis

Special Guest Coordinator
Kelsey Kingdon

Kelsey Kingdon

Marketing Coordinator
Breana Landon

Breana Landon

Assistant Operations Manager
Ro Malaga

Ro Malaga

Cosplay Director
Erika Earl

Erika Earl

Volunteer Director
Ryan Sagers

Ryan Sagers

Director of Kidcon
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