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We’re Back! Winter GAX 2022 Registration is Open!

Moose Jaw Gamers’ Winter GAX 2022 registrations are open!

We will again be at the Moose Jaw Cultural Center, 217 Main St N, Moose Jaw, Saskatchewan February 4-6, 2022.  

It is Saskatchewan’s longest running GAming eXpo(GAX) and fundraiser and it’s happening again in Moose Jaw on February 4-6, 2022.

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 4 – Doors open at 3:00pm and go until Midnight.
  • Saturday, February 5 – Doors open at 8:00am and go until Midnight.
  • Sunday, February 6 – Doors open at 8:00am and wrap up at 5:00pm, with clean up to follow (help is always appreciated and accepted).

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.

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

COVID-19 Policy

Effective October 1, 2021 a provincial requirement for proof of vaccination or negative test done within 72 hours of the event will be required for access to the event venue. Children under the age of 12 require a negative test done within 72 hours of the event, and MUST be accompanied at all times by an adult or guardian. Masks will be required while in the event facility, and we ask that you try to follow the two meter rule as much as possible (if you can swing a sword and hit someone, you’re too close!). 

There will be enhanced cleaning protocols in place for the duration of the event, including increased washroom cleaning, common touch surface sanitizing, sanitizing hand stations, and wipes available across the facility. 

Since requirements may change, please make sure to check back to this page for any updates.

Tournaments and Events

There will be Adventure League, Miniature battles including Warmachine, Flames of War and Warhammer, Mario Cart, and Super Smash Bro. 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!

Our Dungeons and Dragons Adventure League rooms area returning, with a never before seen module. Never played Dungeons and Dragons before, but are interested to try? This is the event for you. Start with character creation, and progress through three days of adventures!

Cost and Registration

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 22nd 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!

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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