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UK Games Conventions

UKGE wants to know about Hobby Games, Wargames, Board Game, Card Game and Roleplaying conventions and shows in the UK (and Ireland) in the next 12 months. We are looking for events where the main thrust is tabletop gaming. Please email Richard with details of your convention.

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February 2020

  • Buzzardcon
    8th February
    A new one-day board gaming convention
    Linslade Community Hall, Waterloo Road, Linslade, Leighton Buzzard, LU7 2NR
  • Beachhead 2020
    8th-9th February
    A 2 day miniatures and board games convention with a trade hall.
    Bournemouth International Centre.
  • RobinCon
    16th February
    Multigenre Games event
    Nottingham Tennis Centre
  • Sorcon
    21st to 23rd February
    Boardgames event
    Basildon,SS14 3DG
  • Revelation
    22nd to 23rd February
    Space for 80 gamers to come and play 'Powered by the Apocalypse' roleplaying games.
    Garrison Hotel, Hillsborough Barracks, 635 Penistone Road, Sheffield, S6 2GB.
  • Dudley Bug Ball
    22nd to 23rd February
    Roleplaying and boardgames
    Station Hotel, Castle Hill, Dudley, DY1 4RA.
     

March 2020

  • ConClave
    7th to 8th March
    Pathfinder RPGs
    Skylark Hotel, Aviation Way, Southend-on-Sea Essex SS2 6UN
  • West Midlands Military Show
    March 10th 
    Long running wargames show
    Aldersley Leisure Village, Wolverhampton
  • Airecon
    13-15th March
    An Analog gaming Festival - board games, roleplaying games and a large open gaming space
    Harrogate Convention Centre.
  • Concrete Cow 20
    14th March
    Roleplaying convention
    The Old Bath House, 205 Stratford Road, Wolverton, Milton Keynes MK12 5RL
  • Raiders of the Game Cupboard Day L
    24th March
    Regular gathering mainly aimed at open gaming, mostly board and card games but open to other genres.
    Waterside Community Centre, Heath Road, Burton upon Trent, Staffordshire. DE15 9LF
  • Normcon
    27th to 29th March
    Multigenre games event
    Poole,BH17 7AF
  • Stabcon South
    27th to 29th March
    Boardgames.
    Southampton, SO16 3RB

April 2020

  • Conpulsion
    3rd to 5th April
    Roleplaying and Board Games. Scotland's oldest games convention
    University of Edinburgh
  • 7 Hills
    4th to 5th April
    RPGs (Sci-Fi)
    Sheffield,S6 2GB
  • Salute
    Dates TBC
    The largest one day wargames show in the UK
    Excel Centre London
  • Baycon
    15th to 19th April 2020
    Long standing 5 day long boards games convention
    Exeter Court Hotel, Kennford, EX6 7UX.
  • Con-Troll
    25th April.
    A one day gaming convention.
    Dorchester

May 2020

  • Partizan
    17th May
    Long running One Day Wargames Show
    Newark Showground.
  • UK Games Expo
    29th to 31st May
    The UK's largest and the world's 3rd tabletop games show with wargames, roleplaying games and board games and a huge trade hall.
    NEC and Hilton Hotel, Birmingham

June 2020

  • Manorcon
    15th to 17th June
    Boardgame convention running since 1983.
    Stamford Court, University of Leicester, LE2 2LH.
  • GridCon 2
    26-28 June
    A weekend of board games, organised by Gaming Rules! 230 people capacity.
    Tiverton, Devon.
  • Raiders of the Game Cupboard Day LI
    27th June
    Regular gathering mainly aimed at open gaming, mostly board and card games but open to other genres.
    Waterside Community Centre, Heath Road, Burton upon Trent, Staffordshire. DE15 9L
  • GAZCON 2020
    27th June
    GAZCON is a board gaming event in Chester, UK
    St Michael's Church Hall, Devon Rd, Newton, Chester, CH2 2PX
  • Glasgow Games Gathering
    29th June
    Miniatures games, board games and card games.
    Bellhouston Leisure Centre, Glasgow.

July 2020

  • Strange Games Festival
    10-13th July
    A weekend of board games, role-playing games and Werewolf set in a beautiful Sussex campsite. Camping, lodges, marquee, campfires, food vans and 130+ happy gamers.
    Pulborough, Sussex
  • Field of Games
    31st July to 3rd August
    Outdoors tabletop gaming event
    Silverstone Farm Campsite New Rookery Farm, Little London, Silverstone, Northants, NN12 8UP

August 2020

September 2020

  • Raiders of the Game Cupboard Day LII
    26th Sep
    Regular gathering mainly aimed at open gaming, mostly board and card games but open to other genres.
    Waterside Community Centre, Heath Road, Burton upon Trent, Staffordshire. DE15 9LF

October 2020

  • Essen Spiel
    22 - 25 October
    The largest board games focused exhibition in the world.
    Essen, Germany

November 2020

  • GridCon 3
    27-29 November
    A weekend of board games, organised by Gaming Rules! 230 people capacity.
    Tiverton, Devon.

December 2020

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