18th Midwinter Gaming Convention takes over Hilton Milwaukee City Center this weekend

MILWAUKEE -- The 18th Midwinter Gaming Convention kicked off Thursday, Jan. 11 with gaming officially beginning at 2 p.m. at the Hilton Milwaukee City Center.

Hundreds of people from around the world are expected to visit Milwaukee for this event, which even features a board game room where guests can try out new games.

The popular convention has grown from a single-night event to a weekend ordeal:

  • Thursday 9 a.m. - 8 p.m. (Gaming will officially begin at 2 pm)
  • Friday 8:30 a.m. - 8 p.m.
  • Saturday 8:30 a.m. - 8 p.m.
  • Sunday 8:30 a.m. - 2 p.m.

Exhibit Hall Hours (Open to the Public)

  • Friday 9 a.m. - VIP Badge Sneak Peek, 10 a.m. - 6 p.m. for everyone
  • Saturday 10 a.m. - 6 p.m.
  • Sunday 10 a.m. - 2 p.m.

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