Welcome to the Friendliest Boardgame Convention In Ohio

Buckeye Game Fest 2019 will be held September 5-8, 2019.
The War Room at Buckeye Game Fest will be held September 2-8, 2019.

Located at the Hyatt Regency at the Convention Center.

Thanks for attending Buckeye Game Fest 2018 & The War Room.
On behalf of the Buckeye Game Fest Board we like to thank all our vendors, volunteers, special guests, gm’s, and attendees for making this year great.

Buckeye Game Fest is central Ohio’s premiere board gaming convention.  Best know for our open board gaming space,  and featuring the Columbus Area Boardgaming Society‘s extensive game library, this convention has been a local favorite for over two decades.  Check out a game you’ve been dying to play or bring your own. Our main gaming hall doors and tables stay open the whole convention.

Library Hours:
Thursday  September 5th:  9 a.m. – 12 a.m.
Friday         September 6th:  9 a.m. – 12 a.m.
Saturday  September 7th:  9 a.m. – 12 a.m.
Sunday     September 8th:  9 a.m. – 3 p.m.

*Must have BGF 2019 badge & valid government issued ID to check out a game.

In addition to the open gaming BGF typically hosts over 100 events, including: Artemis ship bridge simulator, Elder Entertainment role-playing events, brand new play tests, and more!

Don’t miss out on the fun with friends old and new.

Check out our 2018 Program Book

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