April 13, 14, 15 from noon to 5 p.m.
Staying in town this spring break? Looking for some affordable, enriching activities for parents and kids from 8 to 18? Pixelkin is hosting a family-friendly event with the EMP Museum, Nintendo, and DigiPen all about creating video games. Younger kids will get to play games, older kids will learn how to make their own games, and everyone will get a chance to find out about careers in the video gaming industry from a panel of prominent developers. What could be cooler than that?
- Panels of game and education experts
- Hands-on workshops for kids
- Video games from Nintendo
- And more!
The game development industry is exploding with potential for creativity and exciting new careers. With so many pathways into this arena, there’s no bad time to learn about, create, and play the latest and most innovative games out there. Whether kids are interested in becoming developers, designers, coders, composers, or critics—or they’re just interested in playing games—they’ll find lots to do at Power Up!