LI Retro Gaming Expo
August 11th-13th, 2023

The Long Island Retro Gaming Expo, home to New York’s premier video game convention, returns to the historic Cradle of Aviation Museum August 11-13, 2023!

Experience over 50 years of video game history across three exciting days.

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LI Retro Gaming Expo Returns in...


The Long Island Retro Gaming Expo is where gamers, new and old, can experience the joy and history of videogames in an environment that encapsulates the golden eras of gaming but re-imagined for today’s player.

Held annually every August at our home venue The Cradle of Aviation, LI Retro houses over three levels of arcades, hundreds of console and PC gaming events, exclusive exhibits, engaging panels, curated vendors, live performances, and more.

Hotel Accomodations

Marriot Bonvoy

Coming from out of town or prefer to stay close in proximity to the action of LI Retro?  Attendees to LI Retro can take part at a special rate at the nearby Long Island Marriott Bonvoy.  Enjoy luxurious accommodations fitting for players that want to game to the fullest.

LIRetro Group Rate Expires July 9th.  Rooms may still be available at standard rates.