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POSTPONED: Over 16s invited to Communicon: Community Gaming Convention


Over 16s are being invited to a community gaming convention in south Birmingham, linked to the Selly Oak Younger Adults Neighbourhood Network Scheme

The convention will take place on Sunday 7th January 2024 11am-4pm at Sense Touchbase Pears. The one-day event will include:

  • Playing videogames
  • Cosplay competitions
  • Merch
  • Careers in gaming advice
  • Wellbeing workshops
  • Meet Microsoft Games Studios.

You can also make new friends, learn new skills, win prizes and play games all in one place.

Secure Your Place: To purchase a ticket, please go to https://www.bvt.org.uk/your-bvt/pay-online-now/  Tickets are £10 per person. Please use Payment reference COMMUNICON.

Accessibility: Sense Touchbase Pears is a purpose-built disability centre so is fully accessible. It has a car park and secure bike storage. Sense is located directly next to Selly Oak Train Station (Part of the Bromsgrove & Redditch train lines). Bus routes 61, 63, and 76 stop directly outside the venue. Routes 11C, 20, 20A, 55, and X21 stop within 200m of Sense Touchbase Pears. There will be a quiet space available for those who require it.

Communicon is brought to you by Bournville Village Trust, Playground Games, Rare Games, Safe In Our World and more.

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