2.017: April 7-9
Norfolk's first gaming festival. Currently downloading its second year...
Smash 4 Tournament
Compete for the crown or just play few casual rounds.
Kids can take the classes or just play on their own during free play time.
Artists, programmers, musicians, designers, and testers team up to create their own games in under 48 hours!
Come test the latest Virtual Reality tech with local developers.
Find out what it’s like to be a Bridge Officer in this fun, interactive multi-crew starship simulator.
The 6th floor will host a professional level conference for tech and game developers.
Be on the lookout for your favorite geek and gamer characters! Click here for competition rules.
Enjoy game-themed music and performances by local artists in the Forum.
PixelFest is free; please support the event by grabbing a souvenir from one of our fantastic vendors!
Interested in learning more about 2D sprites, 3D Models, Sound Design, or Animation?
Want to know how to make video games, apps or websites?
From the latest console generation, to classic arcade cabinets, and everything in between.
Some are complete; some are sneak peak demos. You won’t want to miss these locally developed games.
Chart-topping party game for Wii U that was developed right here in Norfolk!
Come play tabletop games with other local lovers of non-digital games!
Trade and battle with Pokémon, Magic, Yu-Gi-Oh and more.
We cannot thank you enough for joining us in 2016. See you April 7-9!
PixelFest 2.017 in a nutshell:
PixelFest (April 7-9, FREE) - Gaming fun for the whole family!
Game Jam (April 5-7, $25) - Meet a team, make a game!
Dev Con (April 7-9, $75) - Network and learn from professionals in Entertainment, Education, and Entrepreneurship!
Game Jam + Dev Con (April 5-9, $85) - Meet a team, make, market, and pitch a game for a chance to win $1,000!