- This event has passed.
Date: November 14, 2021 @ 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Go to The Gables. Go Directly to The Gables for our inaugural MONOPOLY Tournament.
Did you know that the precursor to MONOPOLY was called “The Landlords’ Game” and was created by Elizabeth Magie? Join us for some competitive fun with the Parker Bros. classic board game. Fun for all and prizes for select winners!
All proceeds from this event will support The Gables’ mission.
Schedule of Events:
Adult Tournament (up to 32 players)
12:00 p.m. – Adult Registration/Check-in
12:30 a.m. – Round 1 (32)
2:00 p.m. – Round 2 (8)
3:30 p.m. – Round 3 (2)
12 and Under Tournament (up to 8 players): Please note – children registering for the tournament should have basic knowledge of the rules for the game and an interest in playing for up to three hours.
1:30 p.m. – 12 & Under Registration/Check-in
2:00 p.m. – Round 1 (8)
3:30 p.m. – Round 2 (2)
Light refreshments will be available throughout the tournament.
Awards Ceremony will be held at 4:45 p.m.
Eight (8) volunteer bankers/judges are needed for the tournament. Please contact firstname.lastname@example.org to sign up.
Adult Registration $20, Members $10
12 and Under Registration $10, Members $5
Tournament rules and information:
- Each table will have the same 2019 version of MONOPOLY, based on the original rules of the game.
- The rule book included in each version of the game will be what is referred to for any gameplay questions.
- Our volunteer bankers will handle cash and properties for each table at each round and will make a final call for questions about rules that might come up.
- Each round will last for 60 minutes. The winner will be determined by the total value of their bank, properties, and houses/hotels at the end of the round. There are three rounds scheduled for the inaugural tournament.
What’s The Story? Stories are at the core of what we do at The House of the Seven Gables. They are not just a part of our past, but also our present and future. In 2021, we look forward to exploring the lore of our historic site and surrounding community.