Gen Con to Expand in to Lucas Oil Stadium in 2016
Gen Con continues to grow year after year and while the Indianapolis Convention Center is pretty huge, space was tight. The convention has announced that for 2016 they will be expanding in to events space location in Indianapolis’ Lucas Oil Stadium. The stadium is the home for the Indianapolis Colts.
Several of the convention’s large events including the wildly popular True Dungeon events will move in to the space. This expansion will allow the convention to offer more gaming, exhibition, and entertainment options.
A large-scale, life-size gaming experience, True Dungeon creates an immersive environment where players can solve puzzles and battle giant monsters. Attendees will have easy access to True Dungeon events through a corridor that directly connects the Indiana Convention Center to Lucas Oil Stadium. True Dungeon’s 2016 event will feature an expedition through lava caverns and a mission across an underground city.
More events will be announced at the location in the coming months. Last year, Gen Con had record numbers of events (14,000+), exhibitors (400+), and unique attendees (61,000+). Since 2010, the show has more than doubled in size.
This is the show’s 49th convention and will take place August 4-7.