Saturday, 26. January 2019, Spontaneous Celebrations, Liberation Games 2019

Welcome to Liberation Games
choose a game declare your cause  play to win

We're putting the FUN in FUNding our movements. 
It’s that time again. Join us for Liberation Games 2019. 
We'll fill Spontaneous Celebrations for a night of games, community, dancing and movement building. Texas Hold’em Poker Tournament, Spades Tournament, an open game room, poker, spades & dominoes lessons, kids games, plus a dance party after 10:30PM. 

Advanced Tickets are $20 to play and $30 at the door, so buy in advance!
Each player chooses a game and declares a radical cause. All entry fees go to the radical cause of the tournament winners. 
Hold'Em Poker  & Spades
Open for self-organized gaming; choose your own game / bring your own game
Always wanted to learn how to play poker? spades? dominoes? This is the night. Join us for lessons throughout the night. 

CHOOSING YOUR CAUSEThe purpose of this event is to have fun while putting resources into organizing and movement building for collective liberation. Choose*** the cause you are playing for based on the following criteria: 1. grassroots group or organization2. engaged in some form of organizing or movement building3. building toward justice and liberation4. working locally in boston/new england
*If you've got a question about our criteria or a group choice, just email us at LiberationGameNight@ you're wondering who to choose, we suggest playing for any local/regional group funded by Resist or Haymarket People's Fund. *We reserve the right to deny any proceeds going to groups that don't fit the criteria. (Get that capitalist white supremacist heteropatriarchy sh&t outta here.)

Food/drink - we'll have dinner plates for sale and drinks for recommended donation.
Childcare - we'll have it! make sure you get a free childcare ticket for each child. there will be follow-up questions on the order form so we know the ages and if you would like to contribute to cover childcare costs (not required). 
Game room - open for self-organized gaming. Cards, board games, etc. Please bring your own to share and teach, and we will have some too. Game room buy-ins will be distributed to causes through game room voting process. After exiting poker or spades tournament, players encouraged to join the game room.
Tournament times - tournaments kick-off by 6:00PM, with re-buys and final entry at 8:00PM. Tournaments are likely to last until 11:00PM or later. Once the final tables are set, tournaments will move downstairs while the dance party heats up upstairs. 
Tournament rules - will be set by committee in advance.
Teams for spades and dominoes - entering as a team is allowed but not required. Each individual must purchase a tournament buy-in.
Lessons - We'll have lessons throughout the night for games like poker, spades, dominoes where you can learn the game. Afterwards, if you're feeling up to it join a tournament! 
Volunteer - we can definitely use your help with setup, cleanup, tournament operation and more! let us know if you're interested in helping out
Parking/transit - limited parking at the venue and in visitor parking on surrounding streets. Spontaneous is a two-minute walk from Stony Brook Station on the Orange Line, and we suggest taking the T.
Contact us with questions and suggestions -

Liberation Games 2019

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