Blip Festival is going down this year on May 19-21 at Eyebeam. Put on by 8bitpeoples and The Tank (the people that brought you the Bent Festival), it's always a good time, and while I'm not a huge fan of chiptune, I go for the workshops and stay for the visuals. Amazing interactive visual artists like NO CARRIER, who created a multitude of open source software to make visuals with an NES and brought you the interactive mandala to aid in your meditative endeavors. Also known in Philly as the dude who turned the PECO building into this:
Check out the details and lineup for the Blip Festival here.
Don't forget your earplugs!