About Emerald Coast Con

Emerald Coast Con began in 2015 as a video game fundraising initiative in Northwest Florida dedicated, but not limited, to retro, current-gen, next-gen and indie gaming and computer science. This convention is not only for gamers and techies, but also includes a broad assortment of pop-culture exhibits and fanfare for lovers of comics, sci-fi, fantasy, anime, and multi-genre entertainment throughout the Southeast.

The Arc of The Emerald Coast a local nonprofit are financing, organizing, and benefiting from Emerald Coast Con.

Emerald Coast Con is an effort to capture appreciation for gaming and media arts entertainment, advocate computer-science education and literacy, and build awareness and recognition for services and opportunities for persons with disabilities in Northwest Florida.