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This is a group for anyone in Kansas City that loves Table Top Board Games, Card Games, Role Playing, and Miniatures Games! Events are organized by Level One Game Shop, both at their location in the River Market and at various bars and restaurants in Kansas City.

Events are free unless they have prize support. For events held at Level One outside food and drink is allowed in addition to snacks and drinks sold in the shop, and all ages are welcome. For events held at bars and restaurants some may be 21 and up, and we ask that you plan to buy some food or drink to support the establishments so they will want us to come back.

Upcoming events (5+)

Saturday Game Night at the Shop!

Level One Game Shop

Hi Board Game Night at the shop was the top vote from this group, so you have it now. Every Saturday evening Level One is hosting our free in-shop game night! Come check out our game library or bring your own games! Meet up with other board game fans! Find your new favorite!

River Market Game Tavern - Friday

Opera House Coffee & Food Emporium

Come join us to meet new people and play great games on Friday nights! We'll help group people up, teach rules, and help with setting up games. Opera House has food, full service coffee, and happy hour 3-7!! We'll be next to the bar in the lower area with a stack of games. Please support the bar and staff by ordering drinks, food, and by tipping. Supporting the venue will help ensure we can keep coming back with more great games. Entry is free and Level One will provide variety of games to play! You are more than welcome to bring your favorite games to share as well! We look forward to seeing you there! Parking Tip: Park inside the city market. It is free after 4 pm. (Free for any 2 hours and also after 6 pm)

International Table Top Day x Meeple-A-Thon Event!

Level One Game Shop

Join us for International Tabletop Day on Saturday, June 1st, 2019 from 11AM to 10PM. This is a family friendly event which offers fun for all ages and experience levels. Level One, at the KC River Market, will be hosting the event in partnership with Meeple-A-Thon and Sarpino's Pizza to support awareness of Hillcrest Platte County and their charitable efforts to help the homeless and nearly homeless in our community. Come join the fun by trying out a game from Level One's game library featuring over 150 amazing titles, or participate in one of our organized play, tournaments, or raffle events throughout the day! Additionally, our sponsors will be offering some remarkable deals for anyone participating in our event, including Sarpino's Pizza delivery in the afternoon and a special in-store discount offered by Level One for 10% off board game store purchases made that day! Organized Play Events/Hosted Demos The below events are game demonstrations that will be lead by one of our "Meeple Masters" and are open to attendees of all experience levels. However, seats may be limited so contact Level One[masked] or [masked]) to sign up for your spot today! Scythe Demo (Free) @ 11AM - Recommend for Ages 14+ - Total Seats Available: 12 Blackstone Fortress Demo (Free) @ 3PM - Recommend for Ages 12+ - Total Seats Available: 4 Ticket-to-Ride Tournament @ 1PM In this game, collect and match your cards to build a railway from city to city in order to connect to your destination listed on your tickets. Collect as many completed destination tickets as possible to rack up the highest points possible. The player with the most points at the end of the game wins! - Recommended for Ages 8+ - Minimum Seats Required: 8 - Available Seats: 12 - Entry Fee: $10/person - Participation Prize: TTR Clear Purple Train Sets from Ticket to Ride Official Event Kit (Up to 12 participants) - Tournament Winner Prize: Milk Tankers Deluxe Train Sets Promo from Ticket to Ride Official Event Kit (It is currently going for $86 on eBay since this is a rare item!) Smash-Up Tournament @ 4PM In this fun and fast-paced "shufflebuilding" game, players get to bring together 20 cards from 2 factions and create a unique 40 card deck. Compete against your opponent to crush more Bases. With dozens of possible combinations, it'll be interesting to see which combo will win the day! - Recommended for Ages 12+ - Seats Required: 8 - Entry Fee: $10/person - Participation Prize: Tournament Special Titan Card Pack (Up to 8 participants) - 1st Place Prize: Giant Smash Up Official Event Playmat - 2nd Place Prize: Smash Up Token bag with Official Tokens KeyForge Tournament (KeyForge: Age of Ascension) @ 4PM This card game is unlike any other; every deck is as unique as the person who wields it and no two battles are the same. Each deck leads you on a path of discovery which enables you to use your cards and your wits to attack your opponent's creatures, turn back time, and discover the materials needed to forge your keys and complete the game. - Recommended for Ages 12+ - Minimum Seats Required: 4 - Entry Fee: $15 that comes with a new Age of Ascension Deck, or $5 if you have a deck. - Prize: Store Credit For more inormation, please visit https://meepleathon.com/?fbclid=IwAR12-IvRtb1Cg1_wE8CYaYSMShaVo__zMsPHUXP8d0cLrY-sfmnYq2Gjo2w

River Market Game Tavern - Friday

Opera House Coffee & Food Emporium

Come join us to meet new people and play great games on Friday nights! We'll help group people up, teach rules, and help with setting up games. Opera House has food, full service coffee, and happy hour 3-7!! We'll be next to the bar in the lower area with a stack of games. Please support the bar and staff by ordering drinks, food, and by tipping. Supporting the venue will help ensure we can keep coming back with more great games. Entry is free and Level One will provide variety of games to play! You are more than welcome to bring your favorite games to share as well! We look forward to seeing you there! Parking Tip: Park inside the city market. It is free after 4 pm. (Free for any 2 hours and also after 6 pm)

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River Market Game Tavern - Friday

Opera House Coffee & Food Emporium

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