Event Information

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Main Opening and Closing Times

The official times over the weekend that the event is open to attendees are given below. However it is advisable that you check each individual area/activity's times to check when it is open and if it is 18+ only :

Friday

  • 1200-2100:
    Registration Open, Access from front of SU
  • 1200-1800:
    Boardgames and CCGs
  • 1400-2200:
    Anime events and screenings
  • 1800-2200:
    All Gaming areas, Anime events, screenings and Trade Hall
  • 1800-0100:
    Bar and social activities only open to over 18s
  • 1900-2200:
    Q-Concert in Elmwood Hall open to all attendees

Saturday

  • 0930-2000:
    Registration Open, Access from front of SU
  • 0900-1800:
    All Gaming areas, Anime events, screenings and Trade Hall
  • 1800-2200:
    Wargaming and RPGs in South Dining Hall open to all attendees
    Boardgames, CCGs, Anime events and screenings open to over 18s
  • 1800-0100:
    Bar and social activities only open to over 18s
  • 1900-2200:
    Q-Concert in Elmwood Hall open to all attendees

Sunday

  • 0930-1700:
    Registration Open, Access from front of SU
  • 0930-1800:
    All Gaming areas, Anime events, screenings and Trade Hall
  • 1800-1930:
    Closing Ceremony in Mandela Hall

Opening Times for All Locations

Students' Union - Basement

Bunatee Bar
Table Top Tavern

  • Friday: 1800-LATE

Bar Sub
Tech Noir (Fri), Pints Against Humanity and Classic eSports Exhibition Game (Sat)

  • Friday: 1900-LATE
  • Saturday: 1900-LATE

Mandela Hall
Movie Screenings, Special Events including Q-Comedy

  • Friday: 1300-LATE
  • Saturday: 0930-LATE
  • Sunday: 0930-1930

Students' Union - Ground Floor

Enterprise Suite
Registration

  • Friday: 1200-2100
  • Saturday: 0930-2000
  • Sunday: 0930-1700

The Lounge
Boardgames and CCGs

  • Friday: 1200-2200
  • Saturday: 0930-2200
  • Sunday: 0930-1700

Students' Union - First Floor

The Space
Console Games and Indie Devs

  • Friday: 1800-2200
  • Saturday: 1000-1800
  • Sunday: 1000-1700

The Speakeasy
Pub Quiz and Club Q-Con

  • Saturday: 1900-LATE

Students' Union - Second Floor

The Snackbar
Artists' Alley and Trade Hall

  • Friday: 1800-2200
  • Saturday: 0930-1800
  • Sunday: 0930-1700

The Anne Maguire Room
Signings (Fri) and Live Action Role-Plays (Sat+Sun)

  • Friday: 1800-1930
  • Saturday: 0930-1700
  • Sunday: 0930-1700

Students' Union - Third Floor

Club Rooms 2 & 5, and Boardroom
Anime and Anime Abridged Screenings

  • Friday: 1400-2200
  • Saturday: 1000-2200
  • Sunday: 1000-1700

Club Rooms 3+4
Anime Events, Panels and Debates

  • Friday: 1400-2100
  • Saturday: 0930-2200
  • Sunday: 0930-1800

SUTV
Starcraft II (PC Gaming)

  • Friday: 1200-2200
  • Saturday: 0930-2200
  • Sunday: 0930-1700

External Buildings

Elmwood Hall
Cosplay Events and Q-Concert

  • Friday: 1900-2200
  • Saturday: 0930-2200
  • Sunday: 0930-1630

South Dining Hall
Wargaming and RPGs

  • Friday: 1800-2200
  • Saturday: 0930-2200
  • Sunday: 0930-1700

Computer Science Building
PC Gaming, esports and Virtual Reality

  • Friday: 1800-2130
  • Saturday: 0930-1800
  • Sunday: 0930-1800

Ticket Prices During the Weekend

  • Single Day: £13.00
  • Full Weekend: £23.00
  • Guardian Pass: Free with Purchase of standard ticket for a child under 12.

All Attendees over 18 should also go to SU reception for an 18+ wristband each day if they intend to attend the 18+ screenings, social events, panels or use the bars. Appropriate Photo-ID should be brought as proof of age.

Getting to Q-Con

Queen’s Students’ Union is handily nestled between the City Hospital and Botanic Train Stations which are serviced by all Translink train services to Bangor, Derry-Londonderry, Larne, Portadown and Portrush. Each station is approximately no more than a five minute walk from the venue. For more information on train timetables and pricing, please visit the Translink website.

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