The Oncenter


Located at 800 South State Street in downtown Syracuse, NY, the Nicholas J. Pirro Convention Center is a state-of-the-art venue for large trade shows and events.

RetroGameCon 5 (November 18th-19th, 2017) will occupy a huge 50,000+ square foot space, which includes 5 key locations within the Convention Center:

  • The Exhibition Hall: the biggest room in the Convention Center and the home of our massive vendor and artist marketplace, as well as our Extra Life Stage and DJ Stage!
  • Gallagher Hall: the lobby and registration area, where attendees will enter RetroGameCon, featuring our merch table, and registration booth. This important section of the Convention Center provides access to all other parts of the building.
  • The Panel Rooms: 10 individual meeting rooms which will host a variety of gaming panels and other activities, including Smash tournaments, Magic: the Gathering tournaments, and The Artemis Bridge Simulator.
  • The Atrium: This beautiful space serves as a common area with the bar and plenty of seating/power outlets for charging.

Gallagher Hall



The Exhibition Hall


The Atrium