MagicCon: Las Vegas – Know Before You Go!

MagicCon: Las Vegas – Know Before You Go!

Sep 15, 2023

In one week, the doors at the Las Vegas Convention Center will open and MagicCon: Las Vegas will begin! Below you’ll find important information about the show, and some new details that you should review ahead of arriving at the event. From new merchandise teasers, signing schedule, mobile app, and more you have a lot to look forward to - check it all out below!  

Begin your MagicCon: Las Vegas journey at the Las Vegas Convention Center, 3150 Paradise Rd, Las Vegas, NV 89109. For directions, ride share, monorail and more transportation information, please click here. Please enter MagicCon at the South Hall Entrance off Paradise Road and Silver Dr. All attendees will be subject to a bag check and security screening when you enter the building.


If you did not receive your badge in the mail, your first stop will be Will Call/Registration in the South Hall, Level 1. Badge pick-up hours are as follows:

  • Thursday, September 21 | 12:00 - 6:00 PM
  • Friday, September 22 | 8:30 AM - 7:00 PM
  • Saturday, September 23 | 8:30 AM - 7:00 PM
  • Sunday, September 24 | 8:30 AM - 6:00 PM

If you purchased a ticket to the Saturday night Slumber Party, please pick up your party wristband at Will Call/Registration during the hours listed above. Please make sure you bring your purchase confirmation email and proof of ID to pick up your badge or wristband.  
Once you have your badge in hand, make sure to activate your badge to take full advantage of all the experiences MagicCon has to offer.  


All merchandise included with your badge package, all merchandise pre-ordered via Growtix or Shopify, and the early-purchase incentive pin can be retrieved at Ticketed Merch Pick-Up in the South Hall, Level 1. You will need your badge, purchase confirmation email, and/or pin voucher to receive your items.  

Ticketed Merch Pick-Up is open: 

  • Friday, September 22 | 8:30 AM - 7:00 PM
  • Saturday, September 23 | 8:30 AM - 7:00 PM
  • Sunday, September 24 | 8:30 AM - 6:00 PM


Once you’ve secured your badge, merch, and all items associated with your purchase, head on in to the South Hall, Level 1 to wait in the Free Play area or morning queue. The MagicCon: Las Vegas show floor will officially open at 10:00 AM!

If you have a ticket to the 100K Limited Open Event, your check-in time is 9:00 AM. Please look for signage in the morning queue area or ask a staff member about where to queue for early entry.  


The exclusive MagicCon: Las Vegas merch is one for the books! You will find so many cool wearables, accessories, and even some surprises at the Official Show Store (just ask about the Devouring Sugarmaw when you get to the register).  

A few of our favorite pieces include FBLTHP as a Las Vegas Show-homunculus’! And that's only the beginning….

New to this event is the Bear Walker Black Lotus Skateboard Deck! These will be a limited release for MagicCon: Las Vegas so get one before they sell out.

Attendees who spend $150 in a single transaction at the show store on-site will receive a Relentless Rats promo! Please note this offer is available while supplies last and is only available for in-person shoppers.  

For anyone who can’t join us in person, we will be selling limited quantities of select merch items from the show on our dedicated Shopify site. More information about this is coming soon.


Join us for a Magic night to remember at Las Vegas Convention Center (Level 2) on Saturday, September 23 from 9:00 PM to 1:00 AM. Wooden Wisdom, the DJ duo featuring Elijah Wood and Zach Cowie, will take to the Main Stage to weave sweet dreams during their 90-minute, all vinyl 45s DJ set! Trade REM for BPM in this fairytale combo of DJs and PJs!

We are excited to share that DJ Benjamin Snowden is joining us at the slumber party to open and close for Wooden Wisdom! Need a break from dancing? Party attendees can leave the dance floor and sing their hearts out in our dedicated Karaoke room from 9 PM to 1 AM, or shop at the official show store which will be open from 9 PM – 1 1 PM for party goers! 

  • Party is 21+ only.
  • Tickets are $60 and include 1 x Wilds of Eldraine Collector Booster.
  • Get your ticket here

Please note that to attend the party you must have a valid MagicCon: Las Vegas Badge that gives you access to the venue on Saturday. Don't have a badge yet? Get yours today! 


It wouldn’t be a Magic event without play events! From the $100,000 Limited Open event to the full schedule of ticketed play, there are events available to suit every skill level throughout the weekend. Check out the full schedule and register for your events today. 

Additionally, you’ll find a large amount of dedicated Free Play on the show floor, a CommandZone that is open to all attendees, and check in at Ticketed Play headquarters to register for On Demand Events. Learn more about all of the play opportunities at MagicCon: Las Vegas here. 


Magic World Championship XXIX, the pinnacle premier-level play event of the 2022-23 season and is happening at MagicCon: Las Vegas! Over 100 of the best players of the season will go head-to-head as they compete for their share of a $1 million prize pool and the opportunity to have their likeness featured on a future Magic: The Gathering card.  

MagicCon attendees will be able to check out the event onsite all weekend, cheer on their favorite players and see the winner become our new World Champion during the live World Championship viewing experience taking place on Sunday on the Mainstage! 


The MagicCon Mobile App will be your pocket FAQ and event guide throughout the weekend! This mobile app includes detailed Show Floor Level Maps, Panel and Magic Play Schedules, Exhibitors, Guests, and more! Learn more and download the app today.  


MagicCon: Las Vegas is bringing a full schedule of epic content to your weekend! There will be two places for you to watch exclusive panels featuring special guests and artists while bringing the Magic community together. From the Mainstage to the Community Panel Room, there is something for everyone to enjoy!  Check out the full panel and event schedule here.

Located in the South Hall, Level 1, this interactive section of the show floor brings you face-to-face with your favorite MTG Content Creators! Lounge in the Arena viewing area and catch a Featured Match or hop on a tablet and play a game yourself!

New to the Creator Arena is the MagicCon Passport! This keepsake is a fun way to gather signatures from celebrities, tablemates, and to make new friends. Plus, if you collect all 22 stamps, you are able to claim a reward in the Creator Arena Presented by IHOP. 


Art of Magic is where you can meet some of the talented artists who have created beloved card art during Magic’s lifespan. See the artists who will be joining us at MagicCon: Las Vegas.  


The pin trading program is headed to MagicCon: Las Vegas! There will be pins available at the Official Show Store for purchase, at our incredible partner booths on the show floor, and don't forget - there are a limited number of staff trader pins available for trade! 


MagicCon: Las Vegas is bringing our fans the most amazing exhibitors from across every plane. Check out our full exhibitor list and learn about our Featured Exhibitors who will be open until midnight on Friday and Saturday on Level 1 only! 

NAVIGATING MagicCon: Las Vegas 

Want to make the most of your time at MagicCon: Las Vegas? Download our official mobile app or go to our website to take a look through our detailed maps to discover all of the Magic happening onsite. 

We can’t wait to see you all in Las Vegas! Still need a badge? Get yours here.