Registration is required for anyone who will participate in the convention, including playing in tournaments or open gaming, Math Trade, selling in the Auction Store, or attending demonstrations. Yes, we'll have people doing periodic badge checks. Badges will be waiting for you at the convention's registration desk. It is not necessary to register to be a spectator or to purchase anything from vendors, auction store, snack bar, etc.

Pre-registration for the 2017 Congress of Gamers Fall Session is open, and is just $20 for the entire weekend, $15 for just Saturday, and $7 for just Sunday. Registration at the door for the entire weekend is $25, $20 for just Saturday, or $10 for just Sunday. Youth (under 16) special rate is $5 per day when accompanying a paying adult. You can register at the desk outside the lounge starting at 8:30am Saturday and 9:00am Sunday. When traffic slows down, registration will move to the snack bar.

Pre-register using PayPal below, or send check made out to Eric Engelmann,
6829 Needwood Road, Derwood, MD 20855. If you are buying multiple badges at once, you will save us about $.30 on each additional badge by sending a single combined payment to

CoG Pre-registration
Name & city to print on badge