Here for Game con is a free inclusive charity games convention 100% of proceeds to Herefordshire Mind.

Hosted in Hereford May 10th -12th 2024 and Online late April

Over the last 10 years we’re raised over £23,000 for charity and introduced 100s of people to the amazing world of gaming.  Here for Games con and CONline should have something for everyone! 

We’d love help keeping it free, inclusive and raising loads for Herefordshire Mind. Please get in touch if you can help.

Our convention has slowly grown and each year we’ve improved our accessibility and inclusion. Hopefully we’ll have something for everyone from Veteran games, newbies to families. Huge games library, friendly teachers, RPGs, giant games, events, bring & buy traders and more.

Supported again by an online convention Here For Games CONline, we are proud to host online games when most have stopped as online is accessible and inclusive.

Free Entry and all proceeds to charity Herefordshire Mind. Our 9th year, in 2023 we raised nearly £4,000 raised for Mind! 400 unique guests, 600 footfall in person and online! Glowing feedback! As friendly and welcoming as we hoped!

We ran 14 days of online events, with a foot/click fall over 210 guests and had a huge range of participation events,.

Over £6,000 of prizes were won, including nearly £2,000 online

Like what we do? Contact us to help or donate directly to Mind!

 We are working through this website to close down the pages and start preparing for 2024, so there may be some out of date data. Want to join in for 2024 get in touch!


Doors open
Friday: 16:00 to late
Saturday 10:30 to Late
Sunday: 10:30 to 18:00
Core CIC Hereford

CONline: April 2024 Online

We’re supporting


In 2023 total prizes worth over £6,000
nearly £2,000 to be won online!

2023 short summary!

2023 short summary!

IT WAS EPIC! We doubled in size over 600 footfall in person and 210 online. We increased the level of inclusion and accessibiltiy and raised nearly £4,000 for charity. If you want to donate, everything we do is for free but we appreciate...

Here for Games Con numbers and finances.

Here for Games Con numbers and finances.

Here for Games Con in numbers: Initial / draft figures. Over 400 unique guests with a footfall of over 600. That's double last year. 210 online 31+ volunteers! -------------------------------------- Fundraising over £3,910 for Herefordshire Mind and £75 for RNIB....

Giant Games, be in the game!

Giant Games, be in the game!

Giant Games! Be in the Game! We love our giant games you get to be the playing piece! Knock Buildings over in Terror in Meeple city. Eat the fish and see the ice flow vanish and your routes to safety slip away in Hey that's my Fish. In tsuro, follow the path, see the...