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The World Boardgame Championships

The BPA’s largest event is the annual World Boardgaming Championships® (WBC)
where about 2,000 people from around the world compete to be named champion of their favorite boardgames.

Competitions are scheduled in 160+ games consisting of the Century, Trial, and Sponsored events.
In addition, you will find open gaming, Juniors events, demonstrations, seminars, an auction, an auction store, vendors, and exhibitors.  For details on the different types of events  as well as event formats, classes, scheduling options, please visit our new Event Description page.

 

The voting for Trial Events for WBC 2022 is open to all current members from December 5, 2021 to December 31, 2021. To vote, download the Trial Ballot Form, complete the form by selecting up to 10 games from the ballot, and email the completed form to the Convention Director.

 

WBC 2022 will run from July 23 to July 31, 2022.
Future dates are listed below. All will be held at the Seven Springs Resort in Pennsylvania, USA.
July 22 to July 30, 2023 July 20 to July 28, 2024 July 26 to August 3, 2025 July 25 to August 2, 2026
July 24 to August 1, 2027 2028 and beyond TBD    

We hope you can participate! You need not be an expert player. 
While some WBC gaming events are for experienced players, many are designed for beginners or are coached for first-time players.

 

Last Updated December 5, 2021.