About Pokécon


We've got the competitions.

//Pokémon TCG and VGC - Unsanctioned Series//

If you play Pokémon Trading Card Game, we’ve got a lineup of events for you. And not just the normal standard format stuff you find at official events. We have expanded format tournament and gym leader challenge too. Plus, side events for both TCG and VGC.  Even if you’re new to the game, it’s ok. Our trainer school and expert panels will get you up to speed. 

We have the performances.

//Exclusive Collaborations and Special Performances//

Live on the mainstage of the Memphis Music Room, Pokécon Memphis is proud to present several exclusive musical performances. If you’re a fan of the Pokémon video games or anime, these are shows you won’t want to miss.

  • Friday Night: PokéMIX Dance Party: DJ Stringbean v DJ Dett
  • Saturday: Trevor Alan Gomes’ Red Version on Concert Piano
  • Saturday: Jason Paige with the Memphis Youth Symphony

Family Fun!

Watch, play, shop, and learn!

Guest Panels and Q&As Featuring

  • The voices of Ash Ketchum and Professor Oak
  • Popular Pokemon YouTuber Frosted Caribou
  • The Singer of the Pokemon Theme Song
    And much, much more!

Activities for the family!

  • Games and Coloring Contests for kids!
  • Attend our cosplay panel and compete in our cosplay contest.
  • Learn how to play the  Pokemon Trading Card Game at our Trainer School
  • Witness A Guinness World Record Break Attempt on the new Pokemon Scarlet Version
  • Check out rare and vintage art and memorabilia at Lilycove Museum

Check out the vendors

  • Official Pokemon Merchandise, including toys, cards, and games.
  • Nintendo Switch and Trading Card Game accessories.
  • Original arts and crafts from local and national creators.
  • Professional photographers to capture the moment. 

Game Shows

Test your knowledge, laugh, have fun!


  • Who’s that Pokémon?
  • CHARivia Challenge
  • Pokéfam Feud


  • Who wants to be a Poke-Millionaire?
  • Trade or No Trade


  • Prepare for Trouble, Make It (Daily) Double
  • Bulbariffic Bingo