Origins 2017 Hotels

The Origins 2017 Hotels are now open! Click here for our partner hotel information. 

Event Submission is Open!

Visit the Event Submission page to find out how to submit your events. The submission deadline is March 1st, 2017.learn-more

Origins 2017 Theme

What a great Origins! We want to say a huge thank you to the fans who come out and support us each year. So from the staff, volunteers, exhibitors and our show co-sponsor, Mayfair Games, THANK YOU!

· Unique attendance 15,480

· Turnstile attendance was 52,561

Thank you all again for supporting Origins and we look forward to seeing you next year! June 14-18th, 2017. Hotel blocks will open for reservations on Sept. 1st.

Last call for Early Bird pricing! Beginning June 1st, the cost for a badge will change to onsite pricing ($65). Make sure to register now to save money! To see badges and pricing visit the registration page

Pre-purchasing of events, ribbons and generics will close tomorrow. After this time, you will only be able to add events, ribbons, or generics to your badge at the show beginning Wed, June 15th. If you have any unpaid items on your account, log in and pay before tomorrow as unpaid generics, ribbons, and events will be removed from your account and returned to inventory.

Online badge registration does not close and you will still be able to log into your account or purchase a badge up to and throughout the show. 


Save Time and Register Online! 

Onsite Registration

There’s also good news for you if you want to register your badge onsite! Online badge registration will be open all five days of the show. This way, you can register for your badge using your computer, tablet, or phone before even reaching the registration counter. Simply have the registration attendant look up your record, add any ribbons, events, and generics you may want, and you are on your way that much faster.If you register for an Educators Hall Pass or Military badge, make sure to have your credentials handy. If you register a child badge, please have the child present at the time of check in.

Family Room & Critter Care

Bringing the whole family to Origins? We have two new options for the little ones this year:

Origins Family Room

This is the place to be for good, quality family fun! The Origins Family Room is perfect for parents who want to enjoy gaming time with their children. Games are provided by Pokemon, Breaking Games, and electronic video games provided by Final Boss Gaming. 


Register your children with CritterCare for kid-friendly fun!

Brought to you by KiddieCorp, CritterCare is Origins’ new and improved childcare room. Children ages 5-12 are welcome to participate in tabletops, card games, and crafts at CritterCare. Books and toys are also available, provided by KiddieCorp. For children who would like to play games with their parents, check out the Family Room in Ballroom 2.

For more information, click here.