PAX South 2019: Dates, times, location, badge prices & add-ons

Here's your hub for all PAX South 2019 planning, including how to buy your badges and will-call times and dates.


The fifth PAX South is incoming! The southern edition of the Penn Arcade Expo goes down in San Antonio, TX at the beginning of 2019 and badges are now available. Here are the badge, location, time, and date details for PAX South 2019 :

PAX South 2019 Badges

Individuals are allowed to purchase up to four badges of each type for a household. If it is discovered that you're purchasing using multiple addresses or with different names, the orders will be canceled. They can be purchased on the official PAX South tickets webpage and here are the prices for the individual badges:

  • PAX Three-Day Badge - $85
  • PAX Friday Only Badge - $42
  • PAX Saturday Only Badge - $42
  • PAX Sunday Only Badge - $42
  • PAX Sunday Kids (7-12) Badge - $10

PAX South 2019 Add-ons

While you're purchasing your badges, there are a few PAX South 2019 exclusive items that can be added to the purchase: A PAX South 2019 zipper bag for $20, PAX South 2019 office set (pen cup, stapler, tape dispenser, tray, and three black ink pens) for $55, and a limited edition Level Up dice stand with dice for $75.

PAX South 2019 Dates & Location

PAX South 2019 takes place January 18, 2019, through January 20, 2019, at the Henry B. Gonzalez Convention Center in downtown San Antonio, TX. Kids six and under are free to enter with a paid adult and proof of age will be needed at entry. If you complete your badge order before November 25, 2018, you'll receive your badge in the mail before PAX South. If you don't, you'll need to pick up your badges at Will Call at the Henry B. Gonzalez Convention Center. Here are the operating times for that:

  • Thursday (Jan 17th): 12:00pm – 8:00pm  
  • Friday (Jan 18th): 8:00am – 7:00pm 
  • Saturday (Jan 19th): 8:00am – 7:00pm
  • Sunday (Jan 20th): 8:00am – 5:00pm

As more announcements are made as we get closer to the event, we'll be updating this article with additional details. PAX West 2018 is next up for Penny Arcade and Shacknews will be attending and covering. Stay tuned for all the reveals, updates, interviews, and a whole lot more in the coming weeks.

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