XOXO

An experimental festival for independent artists and creators who work on the internet.

After a year away, XOXO returns for the sixth time with our biggest, most experimental festival yet. Join some of the most empathetic and creative people in art and technology for the event The Verge calls “the internet‘s best festival.”

September 6–9, 2018

Veterans Memorial Coliseum

Portland, Oregon

Thursday — Sunday

Festival

We’ve invited the people behind our favorite projects for four days of play, performances, and parties around Portland.

Friday and Saturday

Arcade

Play the best upcoming indie videogames with their creators in our popup arcade, now expanded to two nights.

and more to come…

Friday and Saturday

Tabletop

Gather with fellow attendees to play some of the best of the indie card, board, and RPG game scene with their designers.

and more to come…

Friday

Story

An evening of storytelling and comedy from some of our favorite independent writers and podcasters.

and more to come…

Friday

Comics

New for 2018, an evening of our favorite comics creators share their work and the stories behind them.

and more to come…

Saturday

Film & Animation

Screenings of new and upcoming film and animation projects with creator Q&As.

and more to come…

Saturday

Art+Code

New for 2018, an evening of our favorite creators working at the intersection of art and technology.

and more to come…

Now Open for Surveys

Registration

Want to attend? Here’s how:

  • You must fill out a short registration survey.
  • Surveys close on June 29 at noon PT / 3pm ET.
  • Attendees will be randomly selected from approved surveys.
  • If selected, you’ll have 48 hours to buy your pass.

Questions? Read our post

  • Full Pass

    $500

  • Subsidized

    Free

Thanks to our patrons Figma, Intel, Intercom and MailChimp for their support in making XOXO possible.

Illustration by Shawna X