Tabletop Day Fundraiser for Sick Kids FAQWednesday, April 12th 2017 Victoria Chin

International Tabletop Day falls on April 29th, 2017! We'll be partnering with Extra Life Toronto to raise money for Sick Kids Foundation. All admission fees collected will go towards charity. We've got a small mountain of games to give away throughout the day, as well as various promo cards and items for your favourite games!

Important Details


Date: Saturday, April 29 2017
Time: 11:30AM - 11pm (Giveaways and events start at 12pm)
Place:
401 Games
518 Yonge St, 2nd floor
Toronto ON M4Y1X9

How can I help?


Just bring your awesome self and your awesome friends to play board games! We will be charging a mandatory sitting fee/donation and all proceeds will be going towards charity. There are 2 tiers:

$3 General Admission
Includes:


  • First come first served seating in the main hall
  • 1 raffle ticket for our hourly giveaways
Want to reserve a table in advance instead? Limited bookings available online HERE.

$20 VIP Tier
Limited in quantity! The VIP Tier gets you these perks:


  • Seating in the Extra Life VIP Lounge
  • 1 Free soft drink of your choice (Monster and Vitamin Water excluded)
  • 3x raffle tickets for our hourly giveaways
  • 1x entry into our VIP-only draw for a copy of Scythe

Want to reserve a table in advance instead? Limited bookings available online HERE.

Exclusive Extra Life Dice Bundles
$10 donation will get you a bag full of gorgeous Extra Life branded dice. Roll them with pride knowing your contribution helped to save a life.

What are you giving away?


Here's the full schedule of giveaways. Several winners every hour and you must be present to win!


For VIPs only, a copy of Scythe is up for grabs! The winner from the random draw will be contacted by Extra Life Toronto, so you do not need to be present in order to win

How can I win stuff?


All attendees will be entered into the raffle. If you'd like to increase your chances there's several ways you can earn more raffle tickets:

Purchasing Additional tickets
2 for $5
10 for $20

Show us love on social media!
Tabletop Day staff will be walking around looking for people who tag 401 Games and Extra Life Toronto in their posts. Whether you're checking in on Facebook, posting something artsy on Instagram, or tweeting; flag one of us down and you can get a raffle ticket for each social media platform you post about Tabletop Day on.

Participate in featured game demos
Our 401 Games Board Game Specialists will be running demos throughout the day. Sign up to play and get an extra raffle ticket! But wait, there's more. Anyone who completes a demo will also get a coupon for 15% off our Tabletop Day featured games.

We'll be featuring:

I don't live in Toronto, how can I still win stuff?


Don't worry we haven't forgotten about our friends from faraway! 401 Games will be livestreaming and giving out games on Twitch! Make sure you're following us on www.twitch.tv/401games so you'll get notified when we go live.

by Victoria ChinVictoria is our Social Media & Marketing Coordinator and oversees online content for board games. She hosts our monthly Board Game Designer night, and regularly spearheads new tabletop community events and tournaments. Her top 5 favourite games: Tokaido, Carcassonne, Star Realms, Five Tribes, and 13 Dead End Drive. Pet peeve? Social deduction/hidden role games with the wrong group of people.

When not at 401 Games, Victoria travels to conventions to cosplay and play MORE board games.