The annual gaming expo creates Oregon’s largest arcade for a weekend, with pinball and arcade machines all set to freeplay along with a variety of console games. There will also be speakers and panels, with guests including video game designers, video game players and collectors. There will be game tournaments, costume contest and live auction. This year will feature a museum area where attendees can walk through video game history complete with curators to answer questions and helping preserve rare games, prototypes and displays.
The retrocade opens early from 3 to 10 p.m. Oct. 20, with the complete show running 10 a.m. to 10 p.m. Oct. 21 and 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Oct. 22.