CanGames gathers hundreds of miniatures, role-playing and board gamers together in over 300 different games spread over the convention’s 8 time slots. All manner of gamer experiences, across many genres, are to be had. There are kids games on Saturday for children 8-12yrs and social and competitive games all weekend. There is a vendor marketplace, a full bar and a meal service on site.
Established in 1977, CanGames is Canada’s longest-running gaming convention. Each year, hundreds of game enthusiasts meet in the Ottawa area over the course of a weekend … for fun and friendly competition. They play board games, collectible card games, miniatures games, and role-playing games.
Our Convention home is the Rideau Curling Club. Located at the corner of Cooper and Percy in Downtown Ottawa. Located 1 block from OC Transpo route 11 and 4 blocks from every East West route through downtown. Limited parking onsite and multiple street parking within blocks.
It is a newly renovated facility with a fully stocked bar, excellent onsite meal service with a nice selection of affordable choices. Short blocks from dozens of Pizza, Asian, and other restaurants. Three blocks from Tim Hortons and convenience stores and a nice selection of coffee shops
Excellent, comfortable lounge area, large open gaming area with excellent lighting. Comfortable seating and solid tables, round and rectangular for your playing and hosting games. Nice open gaming area for your in-between times and a wonderful assortment of easy to access vendors and exhibitors including the Cangames booth for your buying and selling needs.
We look forward to hosting you Friday through Sunday in our Cangames home the long weekend in May.