align-toparrow-leftarrow-rightbackbellblockcalendarcamerachatcheckchevron-downchevron-leftchevron-rightchevron-small-downchevron-small-leftchevron-small-rightchevron-small-upchevron-upcircle-with-crosscrosseditfacebookglobegoogleimagesinstagramlocation-pinmagnifying-glassmailmoremuplabelShape 3 + Rectangle 1outlookpersonplusImported LayersImported LayersImported Layersshieldstartwitteryahoo

Our group is a chapter of the Society for the Worldwide Exploration of Extraordinary Play. We're focused on bringing new ways to play to seekers of fun in the Tampa Area.

Boardgames have experienced a dramatic Renaissance in the last few decades. Believe it or not, game technology has demonstrated remarkable innovation and change since the days of our grandparents. While very few people are listening to their ancestors' old wax records, many people are still playing their grandparents' parlor games.

Building on those ancient roots, modern boardgames have evolved. Game designers are making games that play in ways that our grandparents probably never imagined. Every game can be an exploration into a whole new world of play.

When you join us, you'll participate in exploring the new ways to play that are being invented by the fantastic game designers of the 21st century.

Play can come in many forms. For most people, play is a state of mind in which activities are chosen for fun, and for no other real purpose.

Playing games specifically can be a very social exercise, and it is one of the reasons we get together to play. We want to share our time and space and be in the presence of other explorers of play.

Our event organizers will be prepared to teach new games to the attendees at each event, and will always have new games, many of which you may have never seen before.

And - if you have a game you simply LOVE to play, bring it with you, and we'll play it with you. We play pretty much everything, from party games to abstracts to strategy games, and we're always willing to try something new!

We look forward to exploring new ways to play with you!

Join us and be the first to know when new Meetups are scheduled
Log in with Facebook to find out
By creating a Meetup account, you agree to the Terms of Service

Are you interested in finding new ways to play?

Recent Meetups

  • 3 days ago · 6:00 PM

    Playing Games at Perkins

    12 Play Explorers | 5.00

    Hello Everyone- Let's do some gaming at Perkins, by USF. If you have any game requests here is my game library: Joseph Rose Game Library http://boardgamegeek.com/... Learn more
  • 4 days ago · 5:00 PM

    Playing Games in the Alley

    9 Play Explorers | 5.00

    It's Wednesday night and you want to game? Wait... and you're closer to the Riverview area of Tampa Bay or feel like taking a drive to explore the area.  It's OK we have... Learn more
  • February 4 · 6:00 PM

    Playing Games at Perkins

    29 Play Explorers | 5.00 | 7 Photos

    Hello Everyone- Let's do some gaming at Perkins, by USF. If you have any game requests here is my game library: Joseph Rose Game Library http://boardgamegeek.com/... Learn more
  • February 3 · 5:00 PM

    Playing Games in the Alley

    13 Play Explorers | 5.00

    It's Wednesday night and you want to game? Wait... and you're closer to the Riverview area of Tampa Bay or feel like taking a drive to explore the area.  It's OK we have... Learn more
  • January 28 · 6:00 PM

    Playing Games at Perkins

    33 Play Explorers | 5.00 | 12 Photos

    Hello Everyone- Let's do some gaming at Perkins, by USF. If you have any game requests here is my game library: Joseph Rose Game Library http://boardgamegeek.com/... Learn more
  • See all past Meetups

What's new

 
Founded May 21, 2009

Our Sponsors

People in this
Meetup are also in:

Sign up

Meetup members, Log in

By clicking "Sign up" or "Sign up using Facebook", you confirm that you accept our Terms of Service & Privacy Policy