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2023 Garner Retro Video Game Tournament


Garner Education Center, Garner, Iowa

July 8, 2023 at 12:30 PM – 5:00 PM

JAM dj systems is hosting a retro video game tournament during the Garner Duesey Days celebration at the Garner Education Center July 8th. ALL AGES WELCOME! It will be a single elimination bracket starting with 32 contestants. Each person will face another random person playing one of 5 classic arcade games of the early 1980s. Each winner of the two moves to the next round. The games will be Pac Man, Donkey Kong, Centipede, Joust, and Tetris. The game order will be announced at the event. Top 4 placings will win prizes including an AtGames Legends Gamer Pro machine with over 10,000 games.

There will be a $25 entry fee and early preregistration begins now. Taking only the first 32 people to register. You can preregister by messaging JAM dj systems on Facebook with a full name and phone number for reference or at the Garner Chamber office. Fees will be due by 12:45pm on July 8, 2021 and may be paid in advance through https://www.facebook.com/JAMdjsystems. There will also be registration a half hour prior to the event if there are any open placings. There will be arcade and platform games open to the public to play with no entry fee for all attendants whether in the tournament or not. All guests will be allowed to browse and play games for free.

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Tickets are $25. You must pay and register here or at the Garner Education Center prior to the event before 1:00 PM Saturday July 8th, 2023.