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GDEX Special Events

Whether it's furthuring your career at Dev Day or letting off some steam at the dance party, there is always something exciting to do at GDEX.  Here is a list of our special events that are happening throughout the weekend.

 
 
 
Friday, October 11th 2019 | 10:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m. *    Greater Columbus Convention Center    400 N High St, Columbus Oh 43215

Friday, October 11th 2019 | 10:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m. *
Greater Columbus Convention Center
400 N High St, Columbus Oh 43215

Dev Day

Held the day before the show floor opens, September 28th, 2018, Dev Day provides those that really want to get into Game Development a chance to learn from some of the best GDEX has to offer.  Each Dev Day session will be 1.5 - 3 hours long, with intermediate to advanced topics on art, programming, design and music.

This is a separate event from GDEX, and tickets can be purchased in addition to the Weekend Pass.  All Access passes are also available, which includes Dev Day as well as the other events!


Official GDEX Kickoff Party

Come join us Friday night, October 11th, and start the GDEX weekend off right.  This is a great opportunity to meet the exhibitors and speakers before the expo starts.  The Kickoff party is a laid back environment where people can have a drink and get ready for the awesome weekend ahead!  We’ll have a variety of great activities and there’s always fun to be had.

 

Friday, October 11th 2019 | 7:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m. *    Granero Lounge    51 Vine St, Columbus Oh 43215

Friday, October 11th 2019 | 7:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m. *
Granero Lounge
51 Vine St, Columbus Oh 43215


Saturday, October 12th 2019 | 6:30 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. *    Park Street Cantina    491 Park St, Columbus Oh 43215

Saturday, October 12th 2019 | 6:30 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. *
Park Street Cantina
491 Park St, Columbus Oh 43215

GDEX Exhibitor Mixer

The GDEX Exhibitor Mixer is an exclusive event for exhibitors, All Access, and Premier pass holders.  This is an opportunity for exhibitors to get to know each other, and for All Access and Premier pass holders to meet the Exhibitors without the stress of large crowds.  There will be food and drinks available, as well as plenty of space to relax.

 


Official GDEX Dance Party

Come join us to celebrate the first day of GDEX.  There will be DJ Sets and and plenty of fools on the dance floor; you won’t find a better way to spend your Saturday night! Space is limited and entrance is based on first come - first serve.  All Access and Premier ticket holders will get priority entry for the first hour of the event. You must be 21 or older to attend this event.

 

Saturday, October 12th 2019 | 8:00 p.m. - 12:00 a.m. *    Park Street Cantina       491 Park St, Columbus Oh 43215

Saturday, October 12th 2019 | 8:00 p.m. - 12:00 a.m. *
Park Street Cantina
491 Park St, Columbus Oh 43215

 

*All Dates and Locations are subject to change.  Please check back often to stay up to date!