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Summer GAX 2019 – JULY 12 to 14 – Registrations open!

REGISTRATIONS ARE NOW OPEN AT THE DOOR!

Moose Jaw Gamers’ Summer GAmer eXpo (GAX) 2019 registrations are open!

This year’s GAX will be hosted at the Moose Jaw Cultural Center, 217 Main St N, Moose Jaw, Saskatchewan July 12-14, 2019.  

It is Saskatchewan’s longest running gaming expo and fundraiser and it’s happening in Moose Jaw on July 12-14, 2019.

Attendees to GAX can expect 3 days of excitement featuring LAN gaming, popular and obscure board and card games, RPGs run by veteran Game Masters, classic and modern console games on projection screens involving 1-8 players.  Plus, one of the fastest growing trends in gaming will be showcased with top E-sport games and tournaments, and highly ranked E-Sport Gamers in attendance.

Hours of operation:
  • Friday, July 12 – Doors open at 3:00pm. Shut Down at Midnight.
  • Saturday, July 13 – Doors open at 8:00am, Shut down at Midnight.
  • Sunday, July 14 – Doors open at 8:00am, Clean up at 5:00pm.

We are always looking for volunteers to help with set up and clean up! If you are willing to help out, please contact us!

GAX Organizers are encouraging attendees to bring their board games, card games, gaming consoles and computers from home to enhance the event. There are also going to be competitive console tournaments with prizes!

Moose Jaw GAX is hosting an official Catan Canada National Qualifier Tournament. The Qualifier Champion will win a guaranteed seat at the 2019 Catan Canada National Tournament at Fan Expo Toronto in August.  No additional registration fees beyond a general admission is required! The Qualifier will be held on Saturday, July 13.

 

Looking for accommodations? Check out Temple Gardens Hotel and Spa. They are very much looking forward to having Summer GAX 2019 guests with them. They have set aside rooms at a special rate of $180.00 (per night plus taxes) for July 12th and 13th. They will hold these rooms, as long as there is availability.

Click here to book a Room!

LAN Registration: $25.00 if you register before June 28th, then it goes up to $30.00! This gives you general admission for the weekend, Pizza Party, and a reserved seat for LAN or CONSOLE gaming.

General Admission: $15.00. General admission gives you full access to the event, and Pizza Party!

Register at the door starting now! See you there!

ALL registrations made before June 28th will be entered in a draw for a $50 gift card of their choosing from Steam, Xbox, PlayStation, or local board game store!

Early online registration is recommended if you are a PC or CONSOLE gamer as seating is limited

Door prizes will be drawn on Saturday evening, while the Pizza Party is happening!

BUT WAIT… THERE’S MORE!

The Moose Jaw Gamers are hosting Cosplay in Moose Jaw and we invite you to come out and join us Saturday July 6th during Moose Jaw Sidewalk Days.

We have access to the foyer of the Moose Jaw Cultural Centre and are making space available for cosplay organizations on July 6. 

Come and get a picture with your favorite character, talk to cosplay artists about the skills and techniques they use, and check out the vendor booths they will have set up!

 

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