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


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

Friday and Saturday


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

Friday and Saturday


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



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


Film & Animation

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

and more to come…



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

and more to come…



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

Surveys Now Closed


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


  • Subsidized


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