Pokemon Events!

Calling all Pokémon Trainers! Get ready for some thrilling gaming action at Battlegrounds Gaming! We have fantastic events lined up just for you!

** Pokémon TCG Event: Pokemon League Challenge
Date: May 28, 2023
Time: 12pm
Entry: $15

Join us for an unforgettable Pokémon TCG tournament! Test your skills, showcase your deck, and compete against fellow Trainers. Whether you’re a seasoned pro or new to the game, this event promises excitement and camaraderie. Don’t miss out on the chance to win incredible prizes and meet fellow Pokémon enthusiasts!

Future events:
** Pokémon TCG Event: Paldea Evolved Prerelease
Date: June 4, 2023
Time: 12pm
Entry: $30

** Pokémon TCG Event: League Cup
Date: June 11, 2023
Time: 12pm
Entry: $30

** Pokémon TCG Event: Pokemon League Challenge
Date: June 11, 2023
Time: After round 3 of the League Cup
Entry: $15

Magic Pioneer RCQ May 7, 2023

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Our PIONEER RCQ is Sunday May 7!
This event offers 1 Regional Invite to the winner.
Good luck all!

Leave early as traffic is always bad on weekends around Norwalk, CT.
If you are running late, message ON DISCORD (link at top of this page) with your name!

Format: PIONEER, Swiss rounds with cut to Top 8
Time: Doors open at 10:30am.
First round starts at 11:30am.

1st Place – $200 cash Travel Stipend
2nd Place – $100 store credit
3rd-4th Place – $50 store credit
5th-8th Place – $35 store credit

Prizes at 32 players:
1st Place – $400 cash Travel Stipend
2nd Place – $200 store credit
3rd-4th Place – $100 store credit
5th-8th Place – $80 store credit

Need any cards? Click the Magic Singles link at the top of the page.

This event is capped at 32 players. Decklists are required.

Magic March of the Machines

Magic March of the Machine prereleases are April 14-18.
Our Friday 730pm prerelease is most popular and sells out regularly. It is wise to register in advance.
We have events at:

  • Friday, April 14 at 3pm.
  • Friday, April 14 at 7:30pm.
  • Saturday, April 15 at 12pm.
  • Saturday, April 15 at 5pm.
  • Sunday, April 16 at 1pm – Two-headed Giant
  • Tuesday April 18 at 7pm.

We are taking preorders and registration for events on our website.

Each person who buys a box will receive the foil Buy-A-Box promo Jolrael, Voice of Zhalfir.

Buy-A-Box promo

Chaos Booster Drafts

April 7 FNM and April 11 will be Magic Chaos Booster Drafts!

Pick 3 packs from our selection of draft boosters (supplemental sets are not eligible.)
Prizes are Phyrexia All Will Be One set booster packs.

Arrive before 7pm to register or sign up online here.

About Battlegrounds

Starting December 12, 2021 we are now at 326 WESTPORT AVENUE in Norwalk! In the building behind A Cat’s Place. Our signs are on order and we’re working on permits from the town of Norwalk!

January 13, 2016 is the start of a new era for Battlegrounds Gaming! Our new location at 362 Main Avenue, Norwalk CT will open with more space and more parking!  This larger space will allow us to run more events concurrently.  Keep an eye on our event calendar for more information.  Also follow us on Twitter and our Facebook page or join our Discord.

July 8th, 2011 marked a new day for gaming in Fairfield County as Battlegrounds Gaming opened it’s doors for the first time. We are looking to provide a place for fans of all genres of games to get together to share their favorite hobby. We have tables available for trading card games, board games, Warhammer & 40k, and role-playing games. For the Magic the Gathering player, we will have weekly tournaments for standard and booster drafts!
Come to Norwalk, Connecticut and check us out! Easy to get to from I-95 or the Merritt Parkway (Route 15).
Feel free to email us with questions, comments, suggestions, criticisms or praise. Look for us on Facebook by clicking the logo to the right.

Store Hours

Monday 12 – 10
Tuesday 12 – 10
Wednesday 12 – 10
Thursday 12 – 10
Friday 12 – 11
Saturday 11 – 6
Sunday 11 – 6


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