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Escondido & North County Convention

Jan. 15 - 17, 2022 (Sat-Mon over MLK holiday weekend)

A North County, San Diego convention held biannually for open boardgame play. $50 for all three days or $25 Sat, $20 Sun, $20 Mon for individual days. Registration online (pre-event) only. Only 220 seats available per day.


Escondido Charter High School
1868 E Valley Parkway, Escondido, CA 92027

Celebrating the 7 Years of EsCon

Event Times

Sat: 8am - 12am | Sun: 8am - 12am | Mon: 8am - 8pm

COVID-19 Policies

  • COVID-19 Vaccination card required to register for the event.
  • Vaccination card requirement is part of contract condition for event venue.
  • No mask requirement
  • Only online registrations. No registrations at the door.

ES Con Library

The library for ES Con comes primarily from Steve P.'s 3000+ game collection. Expect to see over a hundred top ranked and hard-to-find games in the EsCon Library. You can even email Steve to request certain games to be brought to EsCon.

Food and Drinks

A self-serve $1 snack and drink table will be provided as well, so bring your single dollar bills to use throughout the event.

Pizzas will be purchased and delivered to the event on Saturday evening -- no pre-purchase, but bring money if you want to use this option (typically $3 for large, Costco, slices).

Continuous Flea Con

Tables will be provided in the Con to present games for sale during the convention. 1/3 of 6' table is free. Con attendees can leave stack of games with price list and mobile number on table. Interested buyers can text you and coordinate exchange. If you want more space, it will be $15 per 6' table. Please e-mail Steve at to coordinate.

Orphan Game Table

Get a free game from the Orphan Game Table. Bring in those games that you can't sell or trade and give them away as door prizes to others

Virtual Flea Market

Exchange to occur 2pm Sat, 15 Jan.

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