Hammerhead Wargames Show 2017- bigger and better than ever!Hammerhead 2017 is expanding - to include the NEW ‘Gamers Lounge’ as well as the George Stephenson Exhibition Hall! Hammerhead 2017
will be taking place on Saturday 4th March
at theNewark Showground
, Newark, from 10am until 4.30pm.
Entry is £5.00 GBP per adult, £3.00 GBP for minors (16 and under), Children under 9 free.The Gamers Lounge with bar and catering
PlusThe George Stephenson Exhibition Hall with bistro
George Stephenson Exhibition Hall and the Cedric Ford Pavilion - the ‘Gamers Lounge’ offer a welcoming environment with plenty of natural light in which you can play games, shop for wargame goods from the very best UK traders and manufacturers. More than 50 fantastic visitor participation games – Historical, Fantasy and Sci-fi,
located in the central areas are the focus of the show. There are two separate catering facilities
which will be serving a variety of reasonably priced hot and cold food throughout the day and a fully licensed bar located in the Gamers Lounge.
All games at Hammerhead are visitor participation
, which means that you are very welcome 'to have a go' at a wide variety of different historical and fantasy based games run by intrepid gaming clubs, historical societies, wargame companies and enthusiastic groups of gamers. You will be able to play a full game or simply move a few miniatures, roll some dice, have a chat with the people running the game and then move onto the next. The show provides a great opportunity to try out new or familiar game systems and spend a day indulging yourself and friends in this absorbing and fascinating hobby. Whether you're interested in The Great War, WWII, Medieval, AWI, Fantasy or Science Fiction, we are sure that you will find a selection of games you would like to play.Would you like to run a participation game at Hammerhead 2017? With the expansion into the Gamers lounge we have more space available for games! Visit the Hammerhead website for information. http://www.hammerheadshow.co.uk/exhibitinggames.html
There is an excellent selection of top traders and manufacturers
selling a wide variety of wargaming wares, miniatures, terrain and scenery, books and gaming accessories.
Hammerhead show will be hosting a Tabletop Sale
in place of the usual bring and buy stand. With no commission, you keep all the profits.
The Hammerhead 2017 miniature, is a WW1 Austrian general and will be available for the first time on the day of the show for the token price of £1.00 GBP, or FREE if you purchase your Hammerhead Entry ticket online
prior to the show. See website for details.Parking is plentiful and FREE
. Newark Showground is only a few minutes from the A1
at Newark Junction.For full details of all the traders and games plus tabletop sales and entry ticket sales, visit the Hammerhead Show website
or check out the Facebook pageLooking forward to seeing you there, for a great day out! Hammerhead 2017 is being run by Kallistra Ltd with assistance from the The Forest Outlaws Wargamers Club and GCN. Supported by Miniature Wargames, Wargames Illustrated and Wargames Soldiers and Strategy magazines.