DralaCon 2020

General Questions

What is DralaCon?

DralaCon is a convention celebrating tabletop gaming and the communities that bring them to life. Featuring live shows, panels, tabletop roleplay gaming, and more, we've designed this event to have something for everyone.  


Where and when is DralaCon?

Location: The Grand Wayne Conference Center, Fort Wayne, IN.

Dates: June 12-14, 2020

Hours: Friday, June 12 12pm-9pm

             Saturday, June 13 9am-10pm

             Sunday, June 14 10am-5pm


How old do you have to be to attend?

There are no age restrictions for DralaCon, but attendees under the age of 16 must be accompanied by a ticketed adult. Children age 16 & under are free. Please be prepared to show proof of age onsite.


I am a parent/chaperone. Do I need a ticket?

All those attending DralaCon will need to purchase a ticket, including chaperones of minors. If your child is under the age of 16, you are required to have a ticket as they cannot attend DralaCon alone.


Can I take pictures/video?

You are free to take pictures and video, but please respect the wishes of vendors or exhibitors requesting otherwise.


How do I pick up my badge(s) when I arrive?

Please bring a printout or email confirmation to Registration along with a photo ID so that you can check in easily! The registration desks will be located in the Main Hall at the Grand Wayne Convention Center. 


Help! I can't attend due to sickness/travel/beholder attack! How do I cancel my ticket?

As a rule, badges and tickets to DralaCon are non-refundable. You're welcome to contact us to see if we can make an exception, but no promises!


Does DralaCon have a code of conduct?


Do I need to know all about Dungeons & Dragons/Tabletop Games/TTRPGs to attend?

Not at all! Whether you’re a fan, exhibitor, or just curious and looking for a new hobby, come on out. We'll have content for seasoned players and new gamers alike. 


Can I cosplay?

Absolutely! We welcome and encourage celebrating your favorite characters through cosplay. While we love dressing up, please remember to consider the safety and comfort of all DralaCon attendees. Weapons of any kind are not allowed at Dralacon. If a prop or other part of your cosplay could be considered hazardous, please leave it at home. If you're not sure, we encourage you to have your prop checked at the Information Area next to DralaCon Registration. Any unapproved props will need to be stored offsite - we cannot store any items. If you have questions, let us know!


How can I become an exhibitor?

If you are interested in hosting a panel at DralaCon, would like to exhibit a game or product, or would like to have a vendor booth at the event, please visit the exhibitors page for more information. 


Are there exhibitor guidelines?

Yes! Please read the exhibitor rules and guidelines here.


What are the hotel/travel options?

While DralaCon is not offering any hotel packages, we have gathered a list of hotels in the Fort Wayne are for your convenience. You can view them on the lodging page.


How do panels work? Do I need additional tickets?

All panels are included in the price of your daily or weekend DralaCon badge. All panels throughout the weekend will be filled on a first-come, first-served basis. Some workshops may require advanced tickets.


Can I sponsor DralaCon?

For sponsorship information and inquiries, please contact us.


When can I buy tickets? When will badges go on sale?

Single day and weekend passes are will go on sale October 4th 2019! They can be purchased HERE.


I have a mobility impairment and/or use a wheelchair. Can I get around DralaCon?

The Grand Wayne Convention center is fully wheelchair accessible. The venue also have a limited number of wheelchairs available for use on a first-come, first-served basis. These are located at the Security Desk.


How can I help?

The communities that play together stay together. Be sure to tell all of your friends, acquaintances, tabletop gaming enthusiasts, and unnamed NPCs that they should come to DralaCon! If you want to share your excitement with us or others online or catch up with other attendees on social media, you can do so using the hashtag #DralaCon2020.


Where can I get updates about DralaCon?

For updates on all things DralaCon, you can follow the Nerd Asylum on Twitter for more information or find us on the Nerd Asylum Facebook!


Wait! I have more questions!

If you have any questions that weren't answered above, please contact us and we will be in touch soon.

Contact Us


June 12 - 14 2020

Grand Wayne Convention Center

120 W Jefferson Blvd
Fort Wayne, IN 46802

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Keep checking back to see all the latest updates and lineup changes.
We’ll see you in June!

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