Geekdad Tabletop Experience




We are pleased to announce that we’ve partnered with the fine folks at GeekDad.com to bring tabletop and card gaming to SFGE for the fourth year in a row. Longtime supporters of tabletop designers and their gaming projects, GeekDad is bringing their expertise in gaming to Atlanta to make sure we roll a natural 20 and deliver a fun time for all. Drop by our tabletop gaming area and check out some great board games for you and your friends to enjoy. Learn new games through live demos from various vendors. Meet some of your favorite game designers and learn tips and tricks of the trade from them in our seminars. Heck, you even have the chance to play and win some of your favorite games to take home! Check out just some of what we have in store for 2019:


The SFGE Game Library continues to grow. We currently label it as GINORMOUS. Come check it out yourself. Games are free to checkout with paid admission. The staff in the tabletop area can assist with game checkout and offer recommendations. Dominion, Settlers of Catan, 7 Wonders, Wingspan, CarcassonneMunchkin and countless others are all ready to be played at #SFGE2019.


We are proud to welcome a great collection of tabletop guests & developers to #SFGE2019. All of our guests are on a various panels and many can be found demoing their game at the show.

Will Meadows
Sara Meadows
Kyle Key
Chad Elkins
Robert Bevan
Mattox Shuler
Kevin Lanzing
Nick Porter
Gabe Barrett
Colleen Finn
Additional Guest TBD



We plan to run game demos ALL WEEKEND LONG. We are looking for Game Masters to signup to host demos. Players can signup to play demos prior to and at SFGE. 


Over 200 “Play and Win” and Giveaway Games will be available during #SFGE2019 in our tabletop area, yeah we said 200+. Each time you play a “Play and Win” game, you will be entered into a drawing to win that game. You will also be able to check out our library copies (if available) on a first come, first served basis and play those in order to to get entries into the drawing! Playing library games and demos could results in raffle tickets. Watch our screen for HOURLY raffle winners. The “Play and Win” drawings will be on Saturday and Sunday (Refer to schedule for times).


KeyForge – Saturday (7pm-until) (Additional Details)
Pandemic Survival – Friday 7pm (Additional Details)
Additional Tournaments – Check Back


We are excited to announce our very first Tabletop Flea Market. The event will take place on Saturday July 13 from 2pm until 4pm. Tables are free but you must register in advance and have a SFGE membership. Flea Market Reservation


We will be also accepting volunteers in our Tabletop area. You can assist with game check-in/check-out and coordination of our demo tables. Just complete the volunteer form on that page. The number of hours you volunteer determines your free pass options.


If you are a game company interested in showcasing your new release, let us know through our contact us page or if you are developer looking for play-testers please enter our Indie Tabletop Showcase. You can gain valuable feedback, get a pass to our event and win our coveted ‘Indie Game of the Year’ award


We continue to grow SFGE Tabletop through great partners like Meeple Madness, Iello, The Army Painter, PSI and ProtoATL

We hope you are as excited as we are for the expanded programming here at the Southern-Fried Gaming Expo!