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Winter GAX 2020 – Register now!

Moose Jaw Gamers’ Winter GAmer eXpo (GAX) 2020 registrations are open!

We will again be at the Moose Jaw Cultural Center, 217 Main St N, Moose Jaw, Saskatchewan February 7-9, 2020.  

It is Saskatchewan’s longest running gaming expo and fundraiser and it’s happening in Moose Jaw on February 7-9, 2020.

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, February 7 – Doors open at 3:00pm. Shut Down at Midnight.
  • Saturday, February 8 – Doors open at 8:00am, Shut down at Midnight.
  • Sunday, February 9 – Doors open at 8:00am, Clean up at 4:00pm.

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 prize

Tournaments & Events

Winter GAX is going to be INSANE! We have several groups coming and running tournaments and events!

There will be Adventure League, Warhammer, Warmachine, Flames of War, Mario Cart, Super Smash Bro., and Hearthstone to name a few.  We’re still organizing, so check back for more info on how to register for these events!

Cosplayers welcome! Wear your favorite costume or character and show off your skills!

Looking for accommodations?

The Days Inn will have rooms with a 15% discount. They have also set aside a bunch of rooms for us. $85 + tax per night. The secret password is “Winter GAX”!

1720 Main St N, Moose Jaw, SK S6J 1L4
Phone: ‭(306) 691-5777‬

Or you can check out Temple Gardens Hotel and Spa. They are very much looking forward to having GAX 2020 guests with them. They have set aside rooms at a special rate of $180.00 (per night plus taxes) for February 7th to 9th. They will hold these rooms, as long as there is availability. Click here to redeem the special rate!

 

Cost

LAN Registration: $30.00. This gives you general admission for the weekend, Pizza Party, and a reserved seat for LAN or CONSOLE gaming.

General Admission: $20.00. General admission gives you full access to the event, and Pizza Party!

ALL registrations made before January 25th 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!

REGISTER NOW!

Once you have registered, simply come to the event and your convention package will be available for pickup at the front door!

 

Please note: Children 15 and under MUST be attended by a parent or guardian at all times. 

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