Core Set 2020 Prerelease Weekend

May 30, 2019

When:
July 5, 2019 – July 7, 2019 all-day
2019-07-05T00:00:00-05:00
2019-07-08T00:00:00-05:00
Where:
Bayshore, Greenfield, Mayfair and Oak & Shield Pub
Cost:
$40 / $35 pre-registration

Play Core Set 2020 before it’s officially released at this Magic: the Gathering prerelease event!

As a participant, you’ll be among the first to experience the new cards and amazing gameplay of Core Set 2020.

Open six booster packs, build a deck and compete for more packs and prizes!

New Stuff in Core Set 2020

  • Friday Events: Prerelease Weekend now officially begins at 3:00PM on Friday. Check below for our brand new Friday events at 3PM and 6:30PM!
  • Brunch & Brew: Brew up some amazing decks with our Brunch-included two-headed giant event at the pub
  • No More Midnight: With the arrival of Prerelease Fridays, we will no longer be running a Midnight event.
  • Prerelease Drafts at Greenfield: That’s right—Greenfield will host Prerelease DRAFTS on Friday, Saturday and Sunday.

 

 

 

(All pre-registration for these events will close at 11:59pm on Thursday, July 4.)
Please Note: Event tickets are non-refundable, non-transferable, and non-exchangeable.

Everyone leaves with something! Players who drop out early still receive a pack per completed match they won! Even if you lose all of your matches, you still receive a single booster pack as a prize – so long as you played all your matches.

 


Guilds of Ravnica Prerelease at the Pub

 

Players MUST Pre-Register Online to participate in the Oak & Shield Prerelease Event.

Two-Headed Giant Brunch Event
Saturday, July 6
Team Entry is $100 (Includes your Themed Food Choices)
10:30am check-in (must have preregistered online). Event begins at 11:00am. 3 rounds.
Capacity is 10 teams.
In this all-inclusive event, you and your teammate will enter the pub’s downstairs Magic sanctuary, where you’ll open Core Set 2020 Prerelease Packs, brew up some amazing decks, and play three rounds of Magic. Plus, you’re at the pub, so obviously we’re going to feed you.

Choose various options from a themed brunch menu to build yourself a fine meal fit for a planeswalker during deckbuilding.

 

Greenfield Events

Preregistration will be available online and in-store through 11:59pm on Thursday, July 4.

Friday Early Bird Event
2:30pm day-of registration. Event begins at 3:00PM. 2 rounds. Entry is always $35.

In this “Double Packs” weekend kickoff event, players will receive two booster packs per match win—and we’ll finish in time to play in the Friday Evening event!

Friday Evening “Purple” Event
6:00pm day-of registration. Event begins at 6:30PM. 3 rounds.

Our feature Friday event—In this “Double Packs” event, players will receive two booster packs per match win.

FRIDAY PRERELEASE DRAFT—6:30PM START

Saturday Morning “Red” Event
10:30am day-of registration. 11:00am start. 5 rounds.
Prizes for this event include a booster pack per match win, and a Feature Prize box set for all players who go 5-0 at Greenfield.

SATURDAY PRERELEASE DRAFT—2:15PM START

Saturday Evening Two-Headed Giant
6:00pm day-of registration. 6:30pm start. 3 rounds.
In the Two-Headed Giant cooperative Magic: the Gathering format, each team’s two players share turns and life totals, while fighting together against another pair of players. Learn more about the Two-Headed Giant format here.
Prizes: Each player on your team will receive a booster pack for every match your team wins!

Sunday Morning “Green” Event
11:30am day-of registration. 12:00pm start. 5 rounds.
Prizes for this event include a booster pack per match win, and a Feature Prize box set for all players who go 5-0.

SUNDAY PRERELEASE DRAFT—1:00PM START

Sunday Evening “Gold” Event
5:30pm day-of registration. 6:00pm start. 4 rounds.
Prizes for this event include a booster pack per match win, and a playmat for all players who go 4-0.

 

Bayshore Events

Preregistration will be available online and in-store through 11:59pm on Thursday, July 4.

Friday Early Bird Event
2:30pm day-of registration. Event begins at 3:00PM. 2 rounds. Entry is always $35.

In this “Double Packs” weekend kickoff event, players will receive two booster packs per match win—and we’ll finish in time to play in the Friday Evening event!

Friday Evening “Purple” Event
6:00pm day-of registration. Event begins at 6:30PM. 3 rounds.

Our feature Friday event—In this “Double Packs” event, players will receive two booster packs per match win.

Saturday Morning “Orange” Event
10:30am day-of registration. 11:00am start. 4 rounds.
Prizes for this event include a booster pack per match win, and a playmat for all players who go 4-0.

Sunday Morning “Green” Event
11:30am day-of registration. 12:00pm start. 5 rounds.
Prizes for this event include a booster pack per match win, and a Feature Prize box set for all players who go 5-0.

 

Mayfair Events

Preregistration will be available online and in-store through 11:59pm on Thursday, July 4.

Friday Early Bird Event
2:30pm day-of registration. Event begins at 3:00PM. 2 rounds. Entry is always $35.

In this “Double Packs” weekend kickoff event, players will receive two booster packs per match win—and we’ll finish in time to play in the Friday Evening event!

Friday Evening “Purple” Event
6:00pm day-of registration. Event begins at 6:30PM. 3 rounds.

Our feature Friday event—In this “Double Packs” event, players will receive two booster packs per match win.

Saturday Afternoon “Blue” Event
1:30pm day-of registration. 2:00pm start. 3 rounds
Prizes for this event will be TWO booster packs for every match win!

Sunday Morning Two-Headed Giant
11:30am day-of registration. 12:00pm start. 3 rounds.
In the Two-Headed Giant cooperative Magic: the Gathering format, each team’s two players share turns and life totals, while fighting together against another pair of players. Learn more about the Two-Headed Giant format here.
Prizes: Each player on your team will receive a booster pack for every match your team wins.

 

First time at a prerelease?
Get a little more information on how this event works!

 

 

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