29th January 2013

Game Summit Is This Weekend In Gatineau

mini-orbyGame Summit, Canada’s largest tabletop gaming convention, will be taking place on February 2nd and 3rdat the Palais des congrès in Gatineau, Québec. Building on the success of the past six summits, this event will have something to offer every board game enthusiast including tournaments, demonstrations, prizes, shopping, and hundreds of pull-up-a-chair-and-play games for the entire family.

“This will be our biggest event yet” said Marquis Côté, Chief Game Ambassador for Game Summit. “Board gaming is a growing pastime for families and we’re proud to support the thriving gaming community in the National Capital Region and offer Canadians a weekend of fun and games to help fight off the winter blues.”

This year Game Summit has partnered with the Ottawa Geek Market to present their biggest marketplace ever, featuring over 70 exhibitors, vendors, artisans, communities and clubs who will be selling all sorts of geeky items including games, toys, comics, jewellery, accessories, art, books, movies, and more. The summit will also be hosting its famous Garage Sale with proceeds going to providing hundreds of new board games to local schools.

This entry was posted on Tuesday, January 29th, 2013 at 8:24 am and is filed under Events, National News. You can follow any responses to this entry through the RSS 2.0 feed. You can leave a response, or trackback from your own site.
  1. Tami Quiring (@VillageGamer)
    12:26 am on January 29th, 2013

    Check Out @gamesummit – This Weekend In Gatineau http://t.co/Lyww5dDo #boardgames

  2. Jeff Murray (@psychicparrot)
    12:28 am on January 29th, 2013

    RT @VillageGamer: Check Out @gamesummit – This Weekend In Gatineau http://t.co/Lyww5dDo #boardgames

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