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Calgary Tabletop Day
November 17-19, 2023 at the BMO Centre. Tabletop YYC’s 3 day family-friendly convention for board game enthusiasts.
What should I expect at a board game convention?
-expect to have access to some of the most popular new games
-expect to have fun going with the flow. Join a table looking for players and set up a game you want to play and invite players.
-you can request help from the hosts to learn a new game
-it is family friendly, kids of all ages can play board games and are welcome to play.
-there will be door prizes, tournaments, contests, and a marketplace to buy/sell games
-try some of the hot new games that are difficult to find
-compete in gaming tournaments
-find really cool stuff to buy from the marketplace
-try games you never considered
-try games before you buy them
-test your game design with new people
-meet other gamers with similar interests
-play longer games which can be difficult to get to the table at evening meetups
-if you are a casual gamer and sometimes feel overwhelmed about what to try next; a gaming retreat is the perfect place to try a wide variety of games in a short amount of time with people happy to teach and help find those hidden gems you may want to add to your collection.