Convention52 is Banbury’s first Tabletop Games Convention – where all aspects of the tabletop gaming hobby are represented under one roof. The first ever Convention52 will be on Saturday 10th September 2022 at the GF Club and Waterside bar, Banbury.



What are tabletop games?

Tabletop games are games you usually play sat around a table. This includes boardgames, roleplaying games, card games, party games and any game that is not played on a computer or console.

It is all about having fun with friends and family together in a group, making new friends and discovering the thousands of Tabletop games that exist.

can we play games?

Yes! At Convention52 there will be a huge hall full of exhibitors who want to show you their games. You can see them, you can try them out, and if you like them you can buy them.

We will also have a huge library of games to borrow and play on one of the many tables – open for anyone to play anything.

what else can we do?

You might meet costumed people dressed as your favourite characters from TV and movies. Have your photo taken with a Stormtrooper or with a Doctor Who.

You can even enter a tournament, play Dungeons and Dragons, learn how to paint a miniature and find out how to make your own games.

so its a good day out for the whole family?

It is  fantastic day out for the whole family. In fact Children under 13 are free to enter as long as they are accompanied by a responsible adult.