What is 2D Con?

2D Con is an all inclusive charitable gaming event held every summer in celebration of the gaming community. Featuring tournaments, live music, speedrunning, cosplay, industry guests, retro gaming and more; 2D Con aims to be the best event around, no matter what your gaming style is.

Grab your joysticks and join hundreds of other gamers at Minnesota’s largest gaming convention for three days of glory, hype, and all around fun; all while benefiting a good cause. We are 501c3 recognized and 100% volunteer based.

How we help?
2D Con is made up of  a 100% volunteer staff. We run events to raise money for various charitable causes. During 2D Con you can expect charity auctions, tournaments, and important information regarding various charities.

How can you help?
Volunteer to staff! We are always looking for qualified individuals that have a passion for gaming and the community. If you are interested please review our volunteer page!


What does open play mean?
Open play or open gaming means that we will have a large game library that attendees will be able to check out to play on site on one of our many setups.
Will there be food / drink provided?
The convention will not be providing food or drink, however the venue will have a variety of concessions and beverages available throughout the weekend. Outside food and beverage are not permitted. If you bring your own food you will have to eat it outside of venue space.

What are the tournament prizes?
Tournament prizes vary depending on the tournament size and support. Some examples of prizes are free 2D Con registration, Gift cards and other sponsor provided prizes.

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