Archives: Events

  • ATBCON 2020

    Starts: January 17, 2020 - Ends: January 19, 2020

    Where: Lied Lodge - Nebraska


    Day One - Dinner Buffet Provided
    Day Two - Breakfast Buffet and Dinner Buffet Provided
    Day Three - Breakfast Buffet Provided

    Yes we know this doesn't cover all meals... breakfast ends at 10 am and Dinner starts at 5pm... we will have snacks throughout the day and many local restaurants are on site or close by if you are needing lunch either day.

    EARLY BIRD PRICING IS OPEN - Now thru September 30th at 11:59 pm

    EARLY BIRD PRICE IS $265 - This includes entry, food, room and board and all the games you could care to play!

    After September 30th the price jumps to $295.

    Other Details.

    - We are bringing back the killer shirts everyone loved.
    - There will still be a play to win section (Smaller but better games)
    - There will be a kick butt raffle! Currently we have a custom made crokinole board on the docket but there looks to be several high end games as well this year!

    Dan and I are so excited to be back for year 2!

    To register please email [email protected] with your NAME, ADDRESS, PHONE and paypal $265 to the same email address...

  • BGGCon

    Starts: November 20, 2019 - Ends: November 24, 2019

    Where: Dallas, TX


    This will be Rob’s 5th BGGCon and Josh’s 1st experience.  Hopefully we can get Cam to come as well!  If you are attending we might try to get a meetup setup for this event.  Come back and check for details otherwise hit us up on social media for some gaming!  Rob will be working as part of Team Geek as well so look for the #34 REPTHRD jersey and say hi!

  • Cardboard Caucus

    Starts: October 25, 2019 - Ends: October 27, 2019

    Where: West Des Moines, IA


    This is the inaugural local home con for The Board Boys.  Come just us for some open gaming and a possible live podcast that we have in the works!

  • GenCon

    Starts: August 1, 2019 - Ends: August 4, 2019

    Where: Indianapolis, IN


    The Board Boys will be working the convention part time and checking it out the rest.  No official meetup this year, but message us on social media to potentially meetup and play some games!  You can find Rob and Cam in the Czech Games Room and you will find Josh at the Floodgate Games booth.

  • Reiman Gardens – Podcast recording

    Date: April 27, 2019

    Podcast Recordings

    Come play at Reiman Gardens!  This year, each season brings new toys and games for all ages to learn about the wonders of nature.  Tiptoe through over 55,000 springtime tulips, revolve through the Conservatory for an orchid show that’s sure to surprise, frolic amidst orbs of herbs, and enjoy special events and programs teeming with revelry.  Finally, bring the family out for cooperation and competition, fascinating finds, hands-on horticulture, pleasurable puzzles, and active art, as we host an exciting new exhibit created in collaboration with ISU Architecture.  Whether you‘re seeking fun, rest, inspiration, or knowledge, Reiman Gardens has just what you need. Are you game?

    Get 50% off admission by mentioning The Board Boys!

  • Arkham Games Meetup

    Date: March 14, 2019

    Time: 17:00 - 22:00

    Where: Arkham Games, Des Moines



    Come join us for a Meetup at Arkham Games. We will be recording a podcast that you could have a chance to be a part of.

    We will also be playing some games just for fun!