Convention Events

Catan Qualifier
Qualify for the 2019 Catan Championships. Players will compete against Arizona’s best Catan players for a coveted spot at the Nationals in June. Details to come.

Tabletop Traders Flea Market
Buy, sell and trade your tabletop games. Buyers are welcome to shop for free. Sellers are required to purchase a table for $15. Tables are limited. More information

Happy Time Dungeon Hour
The Happy Timers return to the scene of the crime for another edition of their live play. Join them in the Arizona Game Fair Theater. More details to come.

Crossword Puzzle Championship
Think you are good at crossword puzzles? Each contestant will be provided the same crossword puzzle. The first person to complete the puzzle correctly will be awarded the title of Arizona Game Fair Crossword Puzzle Champion.

Game Masters Smackdown!
There is a unique skill to being a role-playing game master. This year we are excited to present the ultimate game masters challenge. Six to ten game masters will compete for the coveted title of Ultimate GM, as they weave random story elements to create an adventure unlike any other. More information

No-ship Math Trade
This unique event allows attendees to trade games based on a computer recommendation. Find more information about Math Trades on our event page. More information

Arizona Board Game Championship
This year we launch the Arizona Board Game Championships. Qualify for the final by playing in a wide range of tournaments during the Fair. Each tournament will give you points to qualify for the Board Game finals.

Miniatures Painting Contest
Drop off your best painted miniatures in various categories and divisions to win prizes and recognition.

Miniatures Painting Station
Our full miniatures paint station will be up and running all weekend with classes, paint-n-takes, speed painting competitions and more. Something for all ages and experiences.

Womans Gaming Room
We present a safe space for women to learn games among their peers. Our women run games will be located in their own room.

The Reclamation of Phlan – Charity Du0026amp;D Adventurers League Epic
Help us raise money for Phoenix Children’s Hospital at this 10 table, 60 person event hosted by Gateway Games. More information

Kill Team Tournaments
We are offering 2 Kill Team tournaments this year. Saturday and doubles on Sunday. More information to come.

Arizona Game Fair Happy Hour and Early Badge Pickup
Help us kick off the best weekend in Arizona gaming with our Happy Hour and Early Badge Pickup. Thursday, March 28th, 6-10pm. Location details to come.

Featured Guest Vital Lacerda
Join us in the Arizona Game Fair Theater for an intimate conversation with Vital Lacerda. Suzanne Sheldon of The Dice Tower will interview Vital on his life and his games. Friday, March 29. More details to come.

Featured Guest Vincent Baker
Join us Friday evening in the Arizona Game Fair Theater as Adam Sink of Full Metal RPG interviews Vincent Baker about his revolutionary game design career.

Dice Ministry
Join this fun group of Phoenix friends as they live play their table top roleplaying games in the Arizona Game Fair Theater. More info to come.