NEA Game Fest Slated to Benefit Children’s Shelter

The Northeast Arkansas Gamers Guild will host NEA Game Fest in Hoxie, Oct. 12-13, to benefit The Children’s Shelter.

NEA Game Fest is a two-day convention featuring a variety of tabletop gaming events, including demos, tournaments and open play. Prizes will be given away throughout the event.

The convention will be held at the Hoxie Service Center, 500 SW Lawrence. Convention doors will be open 9 a.m. to midnight both days.

All money raised after expenses will go to benefit The Children’s Shelter in Walnut Ridge. The shelter provides temporary housing for displaced children from across Northeast Arkansas.

Sponsorship opportunities are available to support this event and the shelter. To learn more, contact Megan Heyl at or 870-215-3546.

Badges for the convention are available at Adult badges are available for $15 each. Children’s badges, age 10-15, are available for $5 each. Children under 10 are free.