Application is in draft mode by event organizer


Deadline: Nov 13, 2022 11:59 pm (GMT-04:00) Eastern Time (US & Canada)
Date: Nov 18, 2022 4:00 pm - Nov 20, 2022 4:00 pm
Orlando, Florida

About the event

The barriers between the Gamerverse have broken and all realms of games are now colliding! Purchase your passport to journey “Across the Gamerverse” through the past, present, and future of pinball, arcade, and home consoles. Step into different times and worlds filled with wonder, amazement, and pivotal moments in gaming history while creating memories for your critical role in the future of the Gamerverse. Free Play Florida 2022 is a three day celebration of the history, artistry, competition, and creation of electronic gaming of all kinds driven by the enthusiastic gamers of the southeast. Over 250 arcades, pinball games, consoles and countless things to learn, play and see! This November 18th thru the 20th, Free Play Florida is being held at the beautiful Caribe Royale Resort conveniently located off 417 at World Center Drive. All of your classic and current pinball and arcade games will be on display all set to free play! Join the pinball tournament and compete with the best in the state of Florida, sit in on our speaker panels that include industry icons, and visit our valued vendors selling games, memorabilia, and some of the coolest themed art on the planet! “Free Play” is defined as “a setting on a gaming machine that allows it to be played without quarters or tokens.” When you join us at Free Play Florida, your admission includes unlimited “Free Play” gaming on hundreds of machines, including your favorite classic arcade cabinets, some of the most popular pinball machines of the last several decades, many of the hottest new arcade titles, and - of course- access to all of the other amazing entertainment and educational options we’ve put together for you! FPF is a presentation of the Byte Amusement Group, a Florida Non-Profit Organization run by volunteers.
Byte Amusement Group, Inc
Byte Amusement Group, Inc

About the application

Free Play Florida November 18-20, 2022 Artist Application
This year Free Play Florida is back and giving our visitors a passport to journey “Across the Gamerverse” through the past, present, and future of pinball, arcade, and home consoles. Step into different times and worlds filled with wonder, amazement, and pivotal moments in gaming history while creating memories for your critical role in the future of the Gamerverse! Please read all the content below as it will provide helpful information on how you can participate.
Art Requirements:
We do require at least 80% of the items sold at the artisan table to be made or customized by the attending artist. Due to a limited amount of space, artists who share a similar style of product may not be granted space to reduce frequency of comparable products. Gaming related artwork is preferred and food items of any kind are not permitted for sale.
Table Information:
Artist package includes the following:
(One) Table - 6ft long with linens
(Two) Chairs
(Two) 3-Day Passes to Free Play Florida (additional passes can be purchased through Eventeny)
Internet Connection - is an additional optional charge and not required
The table fee is $75.00. Internet fee, if requested is $30 for wireless.
Payment is due within 30 days of your official acceptance.
Cancellation/No Show:
Any cancellations need to be submitted in advance. Artists who decide to “no show” without notifying Free Play Florida will not be eligible to participate at future events.
Hours of operation:
Artist tables are expected to remain open for business throughout all three days of the event, during all posted operating hours. Delayed openings and premature closings are considered unacceptable without prior notification to and approval from Free Play Florida organizers.
Friday, November 18th 4:00pm-11:00pm
Saturday, November 19th 10:00am-10:00pm
Sunday, November 20th 10:00am-4:00pm
Artist Setup:
The show hall will be open for artist setup Friday, November 18th, 2022 starting at 10 AM. All artists must check-in upon arrival to receive your table assignment and badges prior to unloading. The show hall will officially open at 4:00pm on Friday to ticket holders. Our team asks that each artist is setup and ready for ticket holders no later than 3:30pm. Please keep this in mind and plan accordingly.
Other Information:
Restrooms are available in the ballroom lobby just outside the show floor. During select hours the venue will have food available for purchase in the ballroom lobby. Sit down dining and a quick service eatery are also available in the main lobby of the hotel. Parking for day guests is set by the venue at $15 per day, with no reentry. If you’ve booked a room at the resort it is included in your stay.
Jury Process:
Free Play Florida will be utilizing a Jury Process this year to assist in curating our participant artists. We are looking to offer our attendees a variety of different art styles and mediums with a focus on gaming and pop culture. Notifications will go out to artist applicants in August 2022. Since Free Play Florida is primarily a gaming event, we are only able to offer a limited amount of artists tables. Any artist not selected may be placed on the waitlist should a space become available.
Legal Stuff:
By submitting this application, you agree to the following terms listed as follows: I, the undersigned, agree to the terms and conditions of participating in Free Play Florida event hosted by Byte Amusement Group and release and hold harmless Byte Amusement Group from all claims, or action, which may hereafter occur by reason of any damage, loss or injury which may be sustained by the undersigned in consequences of being allowed to participate in Free Play Florida event. I also give Byte Amusement Group the right to use any photographs submitted by me or acquired from the internet for the purpose of advertising, web use and promotion of the show.Thank you for your interest in participating at Free Play Florida.


Table $75 Non-refundable
Internet Wirelss (Optional) $30 Non-refundable

Questions on the application

Business information

  • Business name
  • Legal business name
  • Contact name
  • Address
  • Email
  • Phone
  • Website (Optional)
  • Logo (Optional)

Additional information

  • Please describe your work.
  • Artist Description.
  • I certify that my work is not "Buy-Sell" or Production work and completely made by me.

Picture requirements

  • Minimum pictures required: 1
  • Each application must include at least 1 photo of your artwork or booth set-up.
Free Play Florida Retro Gaming Expo 2022
Application is in draft mode by event organizer