Gulf Coast MakerCon Welcomes Armada Games as 2016 Event Partner!

armada gamesSuper delighted to welcome Armada Games as a Gulf Coast MakerCon 2016 event partner!

Armada Games is Tampa’s longest standing game store.

“Featuring Table Top Games of all kinds, we specialize in games that bring people IMG_20151211_205617897together,” says store owner Michael Fortino. “With daily, weekly, and monthly events, there is always something to play. Our open board game demo library is free to use and we would be happy to show you how to play.

“Armada Games prides itself on top-notch customer service, immersive experience and expert knowledge. Whether you are a gaming veteran or you have never sat down to a gaming table before, we can help you find a game you will enjoy.”

Armada GamesAnd that’s exactly what Armada Games will be doing at Gulf Coast MakerCon, at our biggest Gulf Coast MakerCon Game Expo ever.  You’ll be able to try out dozens of classic and new games, hear the latest game news, tips and tricks and basically get your game on all day long on April 9th!

You can follow Armada Games on Facebook , on Twitter: @Armadagames and on Instagram: @Armadagames , and stay tuned for more info about this year’s Game Expo at Gulf Coast MakerCon 2016!

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Calling All Makers! Early Bird Vendor Space & Tickets Now Available!

calling all makersWe’re making ready for our 2016 Gulf Coast MakerCon event!

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Early Bird tickets to attend the event are 30% off gate admission costs through February 15th. Gate Admission the day of the event is $15 for adults, $14 for seniors 65+ and $13 for children ages 6-12. Children 5 and under are free!

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Gulf Coast MakerCon: What’s New for 2016

5th annual signGulf Coast MakerCon planning is well underway for our 2016 event on April 9th at the Florida State Fairgrounds.  Now in our 3rd year as Gulf Coast MakerCon, and our 5th as Tampa Bay’s oldest Maker festival, we’ve been learning as we grow and have some exciting plans for Gulf Coast MakerCon 2016!

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