March 6th - 8th, 2020

An annual event featuring pinball, arcade games, console games, classic computers, cosplay, vendors, retro goodness

Online tickets are available NOW!

Buy Tickets

New Ticket options for 2020!

Lower pricing for Friday and Sunday!
New Youth ticket (ages 11-17)!
Kids 10 and under are always free with paid adult admission!


General Admission

Hours
Adults 18 and up Youth ages 11-17
Friday March 6th 2:00 pm - midnight $25 $15
Saturday March 7th 10:00 am - midnight $30 $20
Sunday March 8th 10:00 am - 4:00 pm $20 $15
Weekend Friday, Saturday, Sunday $60 $40

Where is it?

We're at the Triple Crown Pavilion right behind the Ramada Plaza near Hurstbourne and I-64.

Featuring

The 2020 show marks the tenth year of the Louisville Arcade Expo for an entire weekend full of retro excitement!

Do you remember arcades in shopping centers and malls filled with video games and pinball machines? Did you ever play Adventure on the Atari 2600? How about making a greeting card with an Apple II and using Print Shop? With hundreds of arcade and pinball machines on FREE PLAY and every console you can imagine, the Louisville Arcade Expo is where you can relive all your memories. Best of all bring your family and show them how good you are at some real gaming.

Pinball and Arcade Video Games

Lots of games from the 60's to today on free play, so leave your quarters at home!

Classic Consoles

Everything from Pong to games made at the beginning of this century!

Classic Computers

All the games you love on the systems that you grew up on.

Cosplay

Come dressed as your favorite characters and enter our costume contests.

Music

Friday and Saturday night enjoy some sweet music.

Vendors

Looking for a hard to find classic game, or some great hand made gaming art? It's probably here.

The Games!

(these are a list of the games at the 2019 Expo. We'll have a list of games expected at the 2020 show soon!)




Console and Computer Games

System Released     Games to Play
Atari 2600 1977 Pitfall, Outlaw, Combat, Video Pinball
Intellivision 1979 Everything
Commodore 64 1982 Paradroid, Ghostbusters, M.U.L.E.
Apple IIe 1982 Oregon Trail, Printshop
Colecovision 1982 Tapper, Smurfs, etc
Vectrex 1982 Armor Attack, Minestorm, Fortress of Narzod
Atari 800XL 1983 Ms. Pac-Man
Nintendo NES 1985 Punch Out, Contra, SMB, Excitebike, Jackal, Blades of Steel, etc
Sega Genesis 1989 Streets of Rage 2, Sonic, Golden Axe, Altered Beast, Fix it Felix Jr
Turbo Grafx 16 1989 Bonk's Revenge, Parasol Stars
Super Nintendo 1991 Super Mario Kart, Super Mario World, NBA JAM TE
Philips CD-i 1991 Zelda Wand of Gamelon, Link: Faces of Evil
Neo Geo AES 1991 Samurai Shodown 2
Neo Geo CD 1993 Wind Jammers
Sega Saturn 1995 Daytona USA, Panzer Dragoon, etc
Sony Playstation 1995 Incredible Crisis, Crash Bandicoot, Spyro, etc
Nintendo Virtual Boy 1995 Wario Land, Mario Tennis
Nintendo 64 1996 Mario Kart 64, Goldeneye, Super Smash Bros
Sega Dreamcast 1999 Ikaruga, Marvel vs Capcom 2, Virtua Tennis, Last Blade 2, Crazy Taxi
Sony Playstation 2 2000 Katamari Damacy, Psychonauts, DDR
Microsoft Xbox 2001 Halo
Nintendo Gamecube 2001 F-Zero GX, Mario Kart Double Dash, Super Smash Brothers Melee
Microsoft Xbox 360 2005 Halo 3, Fez
Nintendo Wii 2006 Super Mario Galaxy, Wii Sports, Just Dance
Nintendo NES Classic 2016 Kirby's Adventure, Super Mario Bros. 3, The Legend of Zelda
Nintendo SNES Classic 2017 Super Mario World, Mega Man X, Donkey Kong Country, Kirby Super Star

Pinball Games

AC/DC
Back To The Future
Bad Cats
Bally World Cup Soccer
Barb Wire
Batman 66
Black Knight
Blackout
Bobby Orr Power Play
Bon Voyage
Bugs Bunny's Birthday Ball
Comet
Creature from the Black Lagoon
Cue Ball Wizard
Diamond Lady
Doctor Who
Eight Ball Deluxe
Expo
F-14 Tomcat
Fire!
Firepower
Flintstones
Funhouse
Gladiators
Gorgar
Gottlieb
High Speed
Hot Shot
Hurricane
Hyperball
Iron Maiden
Joust
Last Action Hero
Lethal Weapon 3
Mario Andretti
Medieval Madness - original
Monday Night Football
NBA Fastbreak
Playboy
Rat Race
Secret Service
SHAQ
Ship Ahoy
Slick Chick
Slugfest
Silver Slugger
Spooky
Star Light
Star Trek
Star Trek: The Next Generation
Star Wars
Strikes and Spares
Super Mario Mushroom World
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles
The Getaway: High Speed II
The Walking Dead
Theater of Magic
Trade Winds
Valiant
Varkon
Warlok
Whitewater
X-Files

Arcade Games

Asteroids Deluxe
Atari Football
Ataxx
Bad Dudes
Bozo Toss
Bubble Bobble
Capcom Bowling
Capcom Marvel Super Heroes
Cobra Command
Commando
Continental Circuit
Crystal Castles cocktail
Daytona USA
DDR EXTREME
Domino Man
Donkey Kong
Donkey Kong Jr
Donkey Kong 3
Dragon's Lair
Final Fight
Final Furlong
Fix it Felix, Jr.
Gate of Doom
Gauntlet
Ghosts and Gobblins
Ladybug
Mario Bros
Maximum Force
Millipede
Ms. Pacman
OFFROAD 3 player
Pac-Man Plus
Pac-Man/Ms. Pac-Man combo
Phoenix
Polybius
Puzzle Fighter
Rough Ranger
Scramble
The Simpsons
Skee Ball
Soul Calibur
Space Ace
Space Invaders
Star Trek
Star Wars
Super Chexx Bubble Hockey
Tekken 2
Title Fight
Tutankham
Two Tigers
Virtual On 2
Wonderboy
Wrestlemania 4 Player
WWF Wrestlefest
X-men VS Streetfighter

Bringing a Game?

Are you planning on bringing a full sized Arcade Video Game or Pinball Machine to the show? Thank you!

For every day the game is at the show on free play you will receive a free admission and be registered for prizes. If you plan on bringing something, or have questions, send an email to expo@louisvillearcade.com




Vendors

Vendors scheduled for the 2020 show include (subject to change)

A Punch In The Art

A Punch In The Art crochets amigurumi and dragon scarves with a heavy focus on both cute and geeky items.

Bardic Kitty

Bardic Kitty creates unique chainmail jewelry, dicebags, and more. Also has a large selection of both original and fan art prints.

Board Game Boss

3D-printed pop culture items, board game, and video game accessories

Card N All Gaming

Retro and modern video games. Handheld games and consoles. Collectables, memorabilia, and plushies of video game characters and games.

The Destination

Pops and collectibles

Flip N Out Pinball

New pinball machines and stair climber dollies.

Gunter Gear

Hand made artwork based on the 8/16 bit era of pixel gaming. We combine perler beads and printed images of game backgrounds; to encapsulate cherished scenes from favorite NES,SNES, and Genesis games.

HelloBay Art

Anime/Gaming art prints, stickers, buttons and charms.

Ideal Custom Engraving

Arcade related laser engraving items.

Mimosa Studio

Momo Co

Art prints, buttons, perler bead sprites/magnets, and more handcrafted items. Featuring fan favorite characters and some original work.

Rcademachine

Multicade machines.

Renon's Prints

Art prints and stickers by local illustrator, Amanda Piercey! Colorful collectables for all ages, with video game art and more.

Steven Beezer

Comics, art prints, original art.

Studio Pen Pen

Studio specializing in hand painted watercolor or acrylics inspired by gaming history and culture.

Super Skill Shot

Museum quality custom pinball shooter rods.

Yatta Creations

Pixel art in various forms like buttons, stickers, enamel pins, etc and dragon egg necklaces!

Schedule of Events

We'll have schedule of events for the 2020 show coming soon!