Board Game Building @ Uptown Garage

  • 305 SW Walnut Street | Ankeny, IA 50023
  • Presented By: Little Creators Club
  • Dates: December 10, 2022
  • Location: Uptown Garage Brewing
  • Phone: (319) 540-0303
  • Start/End Time: 2:00 PM to 5:00 PM
  • Price: $35 per game
  • Overview

    Want to make your own board game in an afternoon? Stop by Uptown Garage to learn how! We provide the materials & the guidance for game creation, as well as a drink. Perfect for families, groups of friends or individuals looking for a unique & memorable way to spend the day. The board game theme for this seasonal event is Santa's Workshop but if you have another theme in mind don't let us hold you back!

    Admission & other important information:

    Admission #1: $35: 1 drink token & 1 board game.  Participants of Admission #1: Solo creator - $35. You & a friend, $17.50 each. You & 3 friends, $8.75 each.

    Admission #2: $60: 4 drink tokens & 1 board game + 3 additional board squares. Participants of Admission #2: This is the perfect option for groups looking to collaborate on a bigger board & you get more drinks. You and 3 friends, $15 each.

    A board game comes with: One 8in x 8in game box, one 7.75in x 7.75in game board square, two dice, 25 punch board pieces (various shapes), 20 wooden cubes (various colors), 30 cards, six meeples (various colors) & a pencil.

    Art Supplies: We will have markers, crayons & permanent markers available so you can really make your game shine!

    Drink Token Information: A drink token for this event covers a drink (alcoholic or non alcoholic) up to $6.

    Guidance: Throughout the event we will guide participants through the important elements of game design. We will also provide guide sheets and hands-on help to assist you in turning your awesome idea into a board game!

    Breakdown of the event: First hour - Design the game. Second hour - Art! Third hour - Final touch ups / playing the game.