Welcome to CinCityCon 2022, again being held at the Sharonville Convention Center off Hwy 75, exit 15, on the north side of Cincinnati. We are a diverse community that enjoys playing board games, card games, RPGs, social games and more.

CinCityCon starts Oct. 7th at noon and ends at 5pm on Sunday the 9th and is great for new gamers as well as experienced gamers and is open to everyone. It is a great place to learn many new games and play with other gamers in a friendly environment.

We have many board gaming and RPG events that will be scheduled over the weekend including:

  • 1,000+ Board Game Library
  • Many Play to Win Board and Card Games
  • Lots of Excellent Vendors
  • Learn to Play New Board Game Events
  • Game Tournaments, many with a learn to play before
  • Demos by publishers and local game designers
  • 9 Envoy Regional Tournaments
  • Family Friendly Events
  • Lots of gaming opportunities for single attendees, new and experienced gamers

Get your badges now!

Badges are now available at pre-reg prices. Pre-reg sales will end on September 30, 2022. We encourage you to purchase your badge early. Not only will you save money, but your badge will be pre-printed and waiting on you when you arrive!

Pre-Reg Pricing
  • Weekend Badge $45
  • Saturday Badge $35
  • Fri/Sun Badge $30
  • Kids Badge (6 - 12 years old) $10

At the Door Prices
  • Weekend Badge $55
  • Saturday Badge $45
  • Fri/Sun Badge $38
  • Kids Badge (6 - 12 years old) $10

Please be sure to read our Covid Policy before attending!

Covid Information

Proof of Vaccination Required to attend CinCityCon 2022

Proof of vaccination will be required to attend CinCityCon in 2022 and will be shown when picking up your badge. Please be sure to bring a physical or digital proof of vaccination. You will not be given your badge without it.

Policy Details

In accordance with the state of Ohio’s policy for vaccinated individuals, we will not be requiring masks for CinCityCon. However, we are prepared to change that policy based on the advice of medical professionals, the CDC, or local governments. If wearing a mask makes you more comfortable, we encourage you to do so.

Our apologies to those who may be inconvenienced by this decision. We have not aimed to offend anyone, but we must follow our best judgement for the wellbeing of our guests, staff, family, friends, and growing community.

Convention Hours

  • Friday 12:00 pm – 12:00 am
  • Saturday 9:00 am – 12:00 am
  • Sunday 9:00 am – 5:00 pm — Sunday is Family Day!

Vendors

  • Friday 1:00 pm – 7:00 pm
  • Saturday 10:00 am – 6:00 pm
  • Sunday 10:00 am – 5:00 pm

Main Hall

  • Friday 12:00 pm – 12:00 am
  • Saturday 9:00 pm – 12:00 am
  • Sunday 9:00 pm – 6:00 pm

RPG Hall

  • Friday 12:00 pm – 12:00 am
  • Saturday 9:00 am – 12:00 am
  • Sunday 9:00 am – 6:00 pm

Library

  • Friday 1pm – 9pm
  • Saturday 10am – 9pm
  • Sunday 10:00 am – 3:00 pm
    • Last Play to Win checkout at 12pm
    • Last regular checkout at 2pm
    • Play to win drawing at 2pm

VIP Room*

  • Friday
    • Lunch 12:30 pm – 1:30 pm
    • Dinner 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm
  • Saturday
    • Lunch 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
    • Dinner – 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm
  • Sunday
    • 10:00 am – noon snacks and drinks
* The VIP room is not open all of the time, since we are not able to host it inside the convention hall. It will be next door in the hallway, just before you get into the Hyatt Hotel proper.

Please note that we reserve the right to change these hours based on availability of space and volunteers if needed.

About the CinCityCon 2022 Tabletop Gaming Convention

CinCityCon 2022 Tabletop Gaming Convention is being held Oct. 7 to 9, 2022, at the Sharonville Convention Center. Not only is CinCityCon known for being a very friendly board gaming and RPG convention but hosts many excellent events. We will host lots of Learn to Play new game activities, Play to Win games, a 1,000 + board game library and cosplay.

We will have lots of tournaments like a Catan National Qualifier, large “Everyone Can Play” Crokinole and Tiny Towns tournaments and the Envoy Regional Tournaments. Rob will hosting several tournaments like a Ticket to Ride (a couple of versions), Kingdomino, Sagrada, and El Dorado. Other then Catan, they will all have learn to play sessions before.

We anticipate having about 40 vendors at CinCityCon, most of which will be board gaming or RPG related, including some crafts people and game demoers. CinCityCon is very inclusive and welcomes everyone! This includes new gamers, families, and people that may want to attend on their own. We have events throughout the weekend tailored to meet their needs.

We also offer open gaming, if you just need a friendly atmosphere to play a game. We anticipate having 100 Play to Win games at our convention this year. You get a chance to win a game just by trying it out. Or you can check out games from our extensive library. Our library staff are glad to make recommendations based on your interests and experience.

CinCityCon runs from noon on Friday to 6pm on Sunday. We close on Friday and Saturday at Midnight. While we offer a variety of RPG games, we will have a robust amount of Pathfinder and Starfinder events throughout the weekend. So come on and join us for fun, meeting new friends and learning some new games!