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Summer Slow Jams: "Performance" Opening Event

  • Vacasa 926 Northwest 13th Avenue #200 Portland, OR, 97209 United States (map)

Make a game project with friends and community members in just over a week! Summer Slow Jams is a collection of game jam events happening once a month this summer, providing structure and networking opportunities for creatives in Portland.

Join us in the Performance jam opening event, where we'll reveal the jam's creative theme, help you network, generate ideas, and learn about our pals Show Show Lab. If you're interested in working with people from Show Show, there are lots of opportunities to get your game shown at creative stage events around town!

Start making a game on July 14th and finish up to share on stage at our closing event by July 28th.
Join the jam online via Game Jolt to upload and share your game!


This event is open to all who wish to participate, including total beginners, industry veterans, and anything in between. We are dedicated to providing safe spaces for creatives, and this event will operate in an inclusive, discrimination-free environment with no tolerance for abuse or harassment per our Code of Conduct. This event is free and open to the public.

Event updates can be tracked via PIGSquad.com.

Show Show Lab is the intersect of experiential design and entertainment. They produce immersive storytelling shows with multi-disciplinary design methods. Their mission is to make immersive media accessible to the public by familiarizing audiences and performers with newer technologies.

Earlier Event: July 10
PIGSquad Streams: Not Quite D&D
Later Event: July 17
PIGSquad Social: Art/Code Night