March 1st - 3rd, 2019

An annual event featuring pinball, arcade games, console games, classic computers, cosplay, vendors, retro goodness

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What is the Louisville Arcade Expo?

Do you remember arcades in shopping centers and malls filled with video games and pinball machines? Did you ever play Adventure on the Atari 2600? How about making a greeting card with an Apple II and using Print Shop? With hundreds of arcade and pinball machines on FREE PLAY and every console you can imagine up to 1999, the Louisville Arcade Expo is where you can relive all your memories. Best of all bring your family and show them how good you are at some real gaming.

All arcade games and pinball machines at Louisville Arcade Expo are on FREE PLAY so leave your quarters at home!

Tickets and Hours

General Admission
Adults and Kids 11+
Friday March 1st 2:00 pm - midnight $30
Saturday March 2nd 10:00 am - midnight $30
Sunday March 3rd 10:00 am - 4:00 pm $25
Weekend Super Saver Friday, Saturday, Sunday $65

Save $5 off each ticket with automatic coupon code LUIGI until January 31st!
(Kids 10 and under are free with a paid admission)


Triple Crown Pavilion
1776 Plantside Drive
Louisville, KY 40299

The 2019 show marks the ninth year of the Louisville Arcade Expo. We're at the Triple Crown Pavilion right behind the Ramada Plaza near Hurstbourne and I-64. Other than games on free play, there will be seminars, vendors, a costume contest and gaming tournaments.

Click for the special LAX $79.95/night rate at the Ramada Plaza. This rate is good for rooms booked thru January 31st, so don't delay! The Ramada also has a free shuttle from the airport, so fly in and have a good time all weekend.

Please note: The Ramada Plaza will be undergoing renovations during LAX 2019. Room availability will be limited. We suggest you get your reservations in early!


An entire weekend full of retro excitement!

Pinball and Arcade Video Games

Lots of games from the 60's to today on free play.

Classic Consoles

Everything from Pong to games made at the beginning of this century!

Classic Computers

All the games you love on the systems that you grew up on.


Come dressed as your favorite characters and enter our costume contest.


Friday and Saturday night enjoy some sweet music.


Looking for a hard to find classic game, or some great hand made gaming art? It's probably here.