Past Events - Show Coming Events
Fri, Apr 17, 2015 (12:00 PM) - Sun, Apr 19, 2015 (05:00 PM)
LexiCon anticipates having over 500 attendees at this year’s convention April 17 to 19, 2015. We had a very successful kickstarter and active ongoing media campaign to assure this convention is bigger, better, and has more events than last year. LexiCon starts Fri at noon and ends Sun at 5:00. Special hotel rates. Bar available on site. This is what we did last year and plan to have more events including Artemis Simulated Starship Experience, more play to wins, and more vendors. • First year attendance: 375; 766 turnstile • Total states represented by attendees: 11 • Learn to Play events held: 128 • Tournaments held: 15, including a Settlers of Catan Qualifier • Play to Wins: 9 games • Publishers on site: 4 • Size of library: 1000 + (yes this is a real number, took 6 people and 3 hours to set up). • Publishers that supported LexiCon: 19 - with games and/or demo staff • New games demonstrated at LexiCon, before distribution to general public: 7 • Vendors: 16, including established companies like Half Price Books, Twilight Creations and multiple regional game shops.
Fri, Apr 17, 2015 (12:00 PM) - Sun, Apr 19, 2015 (05:00 PM)
LexiCon will be April 17 to 19, 2015 and are expecting a bigger, better convention with more events than last year. LexiCon starts Friday at 12noon and ends Sunday at 5pm. Special hotel rates available. For this Settlers of Catan Regional Qualifier we are adding another pre-qualifier round to the convention tournament to increase opportunities to play. However, last year’s tournament sold out so if you want to play, make sure you schedule your spot early! The winner this year will receive an all-expense paid trip to GenCon 2015 and a chance to compete for the U.S. Catan National Championship and play for a seat in the 2016 Catan World Championships! For mor details visit the LexiCon website at http://lexicongaming.com/2015/catan-regional/ or email email@example.com
Fri, Jan 30, 2015 (02:00 PM) - Sun, Feb 01, 2015 (06:00 PM)
Groundhog Day (GHD), where it is all about the game. 2015 brings the 3rd Annual Groundhog Day Game Retreat for 3 days of games and fun. From January 30 – February 1, 2015 GHD offers a warm and friendly space for people to get together and play games. Register with a friend or meet new friends! A large well-rounded game library, plenty of table space, and good people is a recipe for great gaming. Don’t worry about tickets or events; play whatever you want, whenever you want to! Register early; Groundhog Day has sold out the past two years in a row and is limited to the first 100 people. Price is $5. until November 14th. $10 starting November 15th. That is for all 3 days! In addition to gaming, the event will feature a large raffle, game demos, and an auction on Sunday. For more information, visit our Facebook page at facebook.com/ghdgaming Groundhog Day Game Retreat, bringing warmth to your winter. Website expected to be up and running for 2016. For now all information will be posted on Facebook.
Thu, Oct 30, 2014 (08:00 PM) - Sun, Nov 02, 2014 (05:00 PM)
Table Top Gaming Sometimes you just want to sit down and enjoy the company of a friend... before obliterating their army of 1/1 zombies with two mana and a rare card they weren’t expecting. Well then, the Tabletop Gaming is for you. Pencil and paper roleplaying games that challenge your imagination, board games which challenge your strategic mind, and card games which test your luck are all included under this track. Come in and checkout our massive Game Library with over 280 games from Apples to Apples to Zombie Dice and everything in between. We don’t close and have games scheduled throughout the entire convention. Looking for things to do after 10 PM, join us for our massive Ultimate Werewolf or Cards Against Humanity games. We offer the following scheduled events: Roleplaying games (Pathfinder, D&D, World of Darkness, GURPS, Rifts, Shadowrun, Toon, etc...) Card games (Magic the Gathering, Yu-Gi-Oh, Vanguard, Munchkin, etc...) Board games (Arkham Horror, Settlers of Catan, Red Dragon Inn, Risk, etc...) Miniature gaming (Reaper, Super Dungeon Explore, Battletech, etc...) http://www.youmacon.com/tabletop-gaming Thursday 8pm - Midnight Friday 10am - 4 pm, 7 pm -11 pm Saturday 9 am - 3 pm, 8 pm -Midnight Sunday 10 am - 2 pm
Sat, May 10, 2014 (12:00 PM - 08:00 PM)
Well, have you been wanting to try out a game before you buy? Come on out and try a selection of different games. We will have a wide variety of games for anyone to come play. We will also be demoing the following games at the following times. 12pm The Settlers of Catan Dice Game. 1pm The Settlers of Catan 4pm Grand Prix 6pm Empire Express https://www.facebook.com/centraliagameroom
Fri, May 02, 2014 (04:00 PM) - Sun, May 04, 2014 (06:00 PM)
Penguicon is a three-day event where we all learn from each other (as well as from our Guests of Honor) about hacking, building sci-fi universes, soldering, painting miniatures, gaming, coding, music, incredible costumes, and more.
Mon, Apr 28, 2014 (07:00 PM - 11:00 PM)
Mayfair Games will be hosting "Disaster Games" demos tonight including The Downfall of Pompeii, Ablaze, Atlantis, and Witch of Salem.
Canadian Catan World Championship (CWC) Pre-Qualifier - Games for All's - Games for All Store & Lounge, Ottawa
Sun, Apr 06, 2014 (01:00 PM - 05:00 PM)
To celebrate International TableTop Day, Games for All is hosting its annual weekend of gaming! Tournaments, prizes and an game library of 500+ games for free play. Games for All will be hosting a pre-qualifier for the Canadian Catan World Championships Qualifier. The winner of the Games for All tournament will receive entry into the advanced rounds of the Eastern Canadian Catan World Championship Qualifier held at the Games for All Store & Lounge in August 2014. The winner of the Eastern Canadian Catan World Championship Qualifier will represent Canada at the Catan World Championships in Berlin, Germany fall of 2014.
Canadian Catan World Championship (CWC) Pre-Qualifier - GottaCon 2014 - Victoria Convention Centre, Victoria
Fri, Feb 28, 2014 (05:00 AM) - Sun, Mar 02, 2014 (07:00 PM)
After a fifth successful year, GottaCon 2014 is set to take place on February 7th to 9th, 2014 at the Pearkes Recreation centre in Victoria, BC. The 2013 show saw an increase in attendance which exceeded 1,600 individual attendees and attendance for the 2014 show is expected to continue to grow. GottaCon is a three-day broad spectrum gaming convention that is held annually on the first full weekend in February in Victoria, British Columbia. GottaCon celebrates the science fiction and fantasy genres, covers many related hobbies and offers a one stop experience for the fans and enthusiasts of those genres. GottaCon will be hosting a Pre-Qualifier for the Canadian Catan World Championship at Calgary Expo. The winner at Calgary Expo will represent Canada at the Catan World Championships in Germany.
Fri, Nov 01, 2013 (12:00 AM) - Sun, Nov 03, 2013 (12:00 AM)
Gamehole Con is the premier hardcore tabletop gaming convention in the region. Gamehole Con is all about tabletop gaming and nothing else. The convention features role-playing games, board games, fantasy and historical miniature gaming, and collectible card games. Gamehole Con is for the fantasy and adventure tabletop gaming enthusiast. Serious gamers - you will love this con!
Fri, May 24, 2013 (07:00 PM) - Sat, May 25, 2013 (11:00 PM)
This Memorial Day Weekend, spend some time gaming with the 2013 Summer edition of DollarCon. Come out to play your favorites, learn new games, and demo upcoming games.
Fri, Apr 19, 2013 (04:00 PM) - Sun, Apr 21, 2013 (03:00 PM)
Sat, Mar 30, 2013 (10:00 AM - 09:30 PM)
We will be showing episodes of Table Top all day and to coincide with Episode 2 there will be a Settlers of Catan tournament. There will also be free demos of the games played on the show.
Fri, Feb 15, 2013 (05:00 PM) - Sun, Feb 17, 2013 (02:00 PM)
The University of Toledo Gaming Convention sponsored by UT-BASH - the official gaming club at the University of Toledo, who has been organizing and promoting social gaming in the greater Toledo area for more than 20 years!
Orccon 2013 - Featuring a Catan North American Championship Pre-Qualifier - Sheraton LAX Gateway Hotel, Los Angeles
Fri, Feb 15, 2013 (12:00 PM) - Mon, Feb 18, 2013 (06:00 PM)
Strategicon's Orccon 2012 is honored to once again host a Pre-Pre-Qualifier for the Catan North American Championship 2013. Players will compete to win a trip to Origins 2013 to play for a seat in the CNAC. The trip includes hotel, 4 day badge to Origins (both sponsored by Mayfair) and air transportation (sponsored by Strategicon). Orccon 2013 will provide attendees with two chances on Saturday and Sunday afternoon to qualify for a seat in the Semi-Finals on Sunday night. Full details are available at the convention website. Come learn other Mayfair games and play many additional ones in our 1,200 game-strong Library! Strategicon will also be hosting a CNAC Pre-Qualifier at Gamex 2013 in May to send a winner to the GenCon Indy 2013 event. Stay tuned for more details!