Frequently Asked Questions
What is the SoCal Retro Gaming Expo?
The SoCal Retro Gaming Expo was formed by collectors and retailers, with decades of retro gaming experience, as a place for collectors to buy and sell retro video games!
How can I purchase tickets?
Tickets are available online now via Eventbrite. Tickets will also be sold at the door on the day(s) of the event.
When do I have to wear my badge?
Please wear your event badge at all times during the event. Please be prepared to show proof of age and identification when entering the event or any program at the event. We will only accept the following forms of identification: valid government-issued driver's licenses or identification cards, passports, or military identification.
How much is admission?
Where will the expo be held?
The expo will be held at the Pasadena Convention Center, located at 300 Green St., Pasadena, CA 91101.
When will the expo be held?
Saturday, February 23rd, 2019 - 9 AM to 5 PM
Sunday, February 24th, 2019 - 9 AM to 5 PM
Is there parking on the premises?
Parking is available at the convention center at the price of $13 a day for up to 16 hours; $18 a day for in-and-out privileges (subject to change).
Are there ATMs on the the premises?
The Pasadena Convention Center has ATMs on-site for your convenience.
Will there be food vendors at the expo?
The Pasadena Convention Center has concession stands on-site.
Can I bring my video games/consoles/etc. to sell or trade?
Yes. We encourage this! This is why the SoCal Retro Gaming Expo was originally started!