Rock-Con 2017

Oct 21 in Slippery Rock, PA, US

This event is over.

Welcome to Rock-Con!


Online Registration is closed but we still want you to attend! Just register at the door when you arrive and you can enjoy a day of games, cosplay, & fun! On site registration is only $5 & includes all activities except the MTG tournament, and the escape room. Food and drinks are also not included, but are available for reasonable pricing.


Rock-Con! is a one day convention featuring:

  • Role Playing Games (D&D Adventurer’s League, Pathfinder Society, Shadowrun Missions & more - see our event schedule for full details)
  • Cosplay (cosplay panels & contest, seminars in makeup & costuming)
  • Board & Card Games (a library of games are available to play in our dedicated board games room)
  • LARP Pavillion (Live Action Roleplaying - featuring Dagohir & The Outer Rim Praxeum Lightsaber School)
  • Reasonably priced and filling on site food & drinks, including home made baked goods to snack on throughout the day.
  • Charity Raffle with all proceeds benefitting the library!
  • Friendship & Fun!

By attending, purchasing on-site food or drinks, or participating in the charity raffle, you are helping provide necessary funding for the Slippery Rock Community Library.

Thank you for your generosity. It is our goal that you have an excellent time at our little convention!


Site Information:

Slippery Rock Parks & Rec Building

320 N. Main St.

Slippery Rock, PA 16057

MapQuest Directions:


If you were looking for the Rock-Con in Rockford, IL, go here:


Convention Hours:

8:00 AM to 11:30 PM


Cosplay Schedule:

10 am - Cosplay Panel: Cosplay 101

1100 am - Lightsaber Panel Q&A

noon - Prop building 101

1 pm - Cemetery Photo Shoot

2 pm - Cosplay Contest signups begin,

3 pm - Q&A Panel Self Publishing,

4 pm - Cosplay Contest begins

5 pm - Award Ceremony



While there is no hotel connected to the site, the Fairfield Inn & Suites - Slippery Rock is offering a discounted rate of $109 per night. To receive this rate, the room must be booked by 9/21/17.

Reserve your room by calling 724-406-0535 or online at


Rock-Con! Code of Conduct

  • Please wear the badge you receive from registration at all times while in the convention space.
  • Children 13 years of age and younger must be supervised by an adult at all times.
  • Illegal Drugs and Alcohol are not permitted on the premises. Visibly intoxicated individuals will be asked to leave.
  • We ask that you remember this event is a fundraiser for the Slippery Rock Community Library. Inappropriate or offensive behavior will not be tolerated. This includes, but is not limited to, sexual harassment, bullying, physical aggression, inappropriate touching, and destruction of property. Persons engaging in this behavior will be asked to leave immediately without refund.
  • Please be respectful of the borrowed games in our library. Be sure to return them to the game librarian, clean and intact. Games from the library must stay within the main game areas.
  • Any questions or concerns may be directed to the Rock-Con! Convention organizers at the registration desk.


Photo/Video/Image Disclaimer
The Slippery Rock Community Library (SRCL) reserves the right to use any photograph/video taken at any event sponsored by library, without the expressed written permission of those included within the photograph/video. SRCL may use the photograph/video in publications or other media material produced, used or contracted by SRCL including but not limited to: brochures, invitations, books, newspapers, magazines, television, websites, etc.

To ensure the privacy of individuals and children, images will not be identified using full names or personal identifying information without written approval from the photographed subject, parent or legal guardian

By participating in a SRCL event, you are agreeing to release, defend, hold harmless and indemnify SRCL from any and all claims involving the use of your picture or likeness.

Any person or organization not affiliated with SRCL may not use, copy, alter or modify SRCL photographs, graphics, videography or other, similar reproductions or recordings without the advance written permission of an authorized designee from SRCL.