is a gaming event located in the Bayou Building at the University of Houston - Clear Lake that is focused on casual gaming as a break from the rush of the holiday season. It is a joint venture of Game Theory Events and Empire Central held with the support of UHCL.
- Friday 10am - midnight
- Saturday 10am - 8pm
- $5 per person per day
- Free for UHCL faculty, students, and staff with ID
- Admission is only available at the door (both cash and credit cards will be accepted)
- Also, because one of our owners is quirky and has 28 versions of Trivial Pursuit, be prepared to answer a trivia question as you pay your admission ;-)
- Friday: free after noon. Before noon, the ParkMobile app may be used to pay for parking
- Saturday: free all day
The university has asked that all of our attendees abide by the following:
- Face masks are encouraged for everyone regardless of vaccination status
- UHCL is a non-smoking campus
- Alcohol is not permitted at this event
Open Gaming and Game Library
We will have board game libraries provided by Empire Central and Game Theory Events. However, if there is a specific game you are wanting to play, you are welcome to bring your own games.
Rise of the Empire GT
A Warhammer 40,000 Grand Tournament will be held in conjunction with The Holiday Gaming Thing. For details on it (cost, hours, etc), please see their website or Facebook page.