SoCal Gaming Expo

Thank you to Everyone who came to the 2024 show!

SCGE is a celebration of gaming!

SoCal Gaming Expo (SCGE) is known for its massive vendor marketplace, esports competitions, free-play arcade and gaming area, cosplay, museum exhibits, and Special Guests, including Voice Actors, industry guests, and YouTubers. Our marketplace has hundreds of vendors selling video games, collectibles, anime, and more!

SoCal Gaming Expo is a convention that celebrates the love for gaming in all its forms. We extend a warm welcome to individuals of all ages, races, and nationalities, fostering a space where everyone can share their passion for gaming. We are committed to making your experience at the show a truly unforgettable one!

Date & Location

Pasadena Convention Center
300 E Green St
Pasadena, CA 91101

Stay tuned for 2025 dates!


Advance Pricing & Tickets

Ultra Combo 2 Day Package : TBD
Combo Breaker 2 Day Package: TBD
2 Day Pass: TBD
Saturday Only Pass: TBD
Sunday Only Pass: TBD
4 Pack Sunday: TBD

Children 5 & Under Free with Paid Ticket

Tournaments may have Additional Fee

Above prices are for online advance sales. Tickets purchased at the box office are an additional $5.





Special Thanks to All our Sponsors



Watch Pro Skateboarders take center stage on the TMNT Skate Ramp!


Nintendo Power comes to life at this amazing exhibit featuring original artwork

World of Gaming Apparel

Visit the World of Gaming Exhibit to experience the history of Video Game Clothes & Gaming

Live Auction At The Show!

Tons of games and collectibles will be up for sale at the Video Game & Collectibles Auction. Attendees can bring items to the show to consign! For more information click here

Finding Emo (1)
SoCal Rumble Game Realms (4)
Worms Armageddon (3)

"Had a great weekend at SoCal Gaming Expo! Found a lot of great stuff and hung out with great friends and made some new ones. Thanks for all the time and effort you put into making this happen for the gaming community! Can't wait for next year!"

Gene Spaulding

"Great variety of retro games and merch. Fantastic classic arcade section and museum!"

Kee Chen

"Amazing event with amazing people! The crew running the Expo was top-notch and had it well organized. The vendors were awesome and had fair prices. Also, the guests were amazing and the panels were extremely fun. Can't wait to come back!"

Joshua Castro

"It was a genuinely great experience and was my first retro gaming expo. Would love to go again!"

Matt Ramirez