Trade Day Information

Trade Day is our annual program, held the day before The Best Four Days in Gaming, for educators, librarians, and retailers to get hands-on training and professional development opportunities through a day of seminars, demonstrations, networking events, and much more!

Check out Trade Day Events in the Event Catalog to learn about this year's scheduled programming.

Trade Day registration costs $200. Join us by signing up here!

Registration includes:

  • Access to Wednesday Trade Day Programming – attendees choose the Librarian/Educator or Retailer track.
  • A complimentary 4-Day Gen Con 2019 badge
  • Support items from publishers and presenters

Please note that this programming is only open to educators, student teachers, librarians, distributors, and hobby retailers.*

All Trade Day badges require that you submit proof of employment (examples include: most recent transcripts, a business license, business cards, copy of pay stub, or a workplace ID card).

Badges are required for entry, but event tickets are not.

Continuing Education Credits and Librarian Education Units are available.

Please send any questions to [email protected].


*Members of the press may attend, but will not have access to manufacturer giveaways, if offered.