The SXSW Gaming Expo brings the excitement of video games to March in Austin, mixing this energy with many other well-loved elements of geek culture. Featuring exhibitors, panels, rocking parties and exceptional demos, this free-and-open-to-the-public event bridges the gap between industry insiders and consumers. The fact that this all happens in Austin (a true hotbed for the ever-expanding gaming industry) makes the SXSW Gaming Expo all the more special. Join us March 7-9, 2014 for this amazing celebration of the power of video games!
Sizzle Reel From the 2013 SXSW Gaming Expo:
To watch highlights of what happened in March 2013 at the SXSW Gaming Expo, click here.
Must-see highlights of the SXSW Gaming Expo include:
* Professional gaming tournaments
* AAA panels presentations and signings
* The SXSW Gaming Awards
* Annual Cosplay competition
* On-site parties
* More announced later!
Dates and Hours of the 2014 SXSW Gaming Expo:
Friday, March 7 | 1:00 pm to 9:00 pm
Saturday, March 8 | 12:00 pm to 8:00 pm
Sunday, March 9 | 12:00 pm to 8:00 pm
Location of the SXSW Gaming Expo:
The Palmer Events Center (900 Barton Springs)
Directions to the SXSW Gaming Expo by Car:
The main entrance to the Palmer Events Center is on the North Side of the building facing Riverside Drive. Ample parking is available at a nominal fee in the parking garage adjacent to the Palmer Events Center. The Long Center is located at 701 W Riverside Dr.
Directions to the SXSW Gaming Expo by SXSW Shuttles:
SXSW Interactive Festival Shuttles will run frequently between The Palmer Events Center, The Long Center, and the Austin Convention Center. This Interactive Festival shuttle is free for all SXSW badge holders.
Exhibiting Your Gaming-Related Company at the SXSW Gaming Expo:
Purchasing exhibit space at the SXSW Gaming Expo gets your company, product or service in front of a huge audience of industry professionals, engaged media and gaming-crazed consumers. Inquire ASAP on available exhibitor opportunities to ensure the best possible placement on the show floor.
For general SXSW Gaming Expo information:
Contact Justin Burnham
For information on gaming-related panel sessions:
Contact Matt Crump
For media inquiries about the SXSW Gaming Expo:
Contact Kelly Krause