Day 2 is insane! Way over 400 badges sold now plus a bunch of kids 12 and under! New record!! Your humble webmaster will need to confirm but but he is pretty sure Flatcon has never had 400 badges sold! This is phenomenal and fulfills our faith that moving into… Continue Reading Day Two!
Day One was awesome! Fridays are usually slow but attendees were lined up at noon to get in and they just kept coming. We had 284 pre-registered and sold 47 more badges onsite throughout the day. Dozens of board, card, roleplaying, and LARP games were played all afternoon and evening.… Continue Reading Day One, Flatcon 2017
FlatCon 2017 has one of the largest collections of Charity Raffle prizes ever and we’ve expanded the GM Raffle, also! Board games, card games, and RPG items from publishers large and small are included! Raffle tickets are only a buck or 6 for five bucks! And, raffle tickets can also… Continue Reading Raffle Loot Galore!
You can view the full events schedule and pre-register for events on Warhorn, but here are some of the latest events added to the FlatCon 2017 schedule: (Updated: October 14, 2017) Board Games for Littles: Saturday, 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., kids 5 years and up can come by anytime to… Continue Reading Latest Events Added!
In addition to the drinks and snacks available in our concession area, FlatCon, again, will host our friends Curbside Grillin’ and Oogies Food on Wheels! And, new this year, we plan to sell Avanti’s Gondolas onsite on Saturday night! We take no income from the food trucks and we might… Continue Reading Food, Food, Glorious Food Onsite!
Warhorn has added an easy way to keep track of events hosted by them including FlatCon 2017! If you go to the event schedule page for an event, such as FlatCon 2017’s schedule, scroll to the bottom and you will find icons for adding the schedule of events to your… Continue Reading Add FlatCon’s Schedule to Your Calendar!
Hey, Friends of FlatCon! Welcome to our new site and our new blog! My name is Chris Kelly and I have been managing the web presence for FlatCon since 2005…I think. (The memory fades as you get older and the corners wear off of your gaming dice.) It has always… Continue Reading Welcome to the New FlatCon Site!
Our longtime hotel partner, the Holiday Inn Express, is back with us again for 2017! The “Official FlatCon 2017 Hotel” is the Holiday Inn Express, located at 1031 Wylie Drive in Bloomington, IL, and is less than a mile from the Interstate Center. We have a block of 20 rooms, 15… Continue Reading FlatCon Hotel Information Updated!