Our goal is to have something fun going every day and night, so everyone can find their crowd. Here's our current event calendar!
Special & Monthly Events
These events don't run every week, so make sure you don't miss them!
Events that run every week are further down this page.
No day pass, membership, table fees, or cover charge required unless noted.
PRIDE GAME NIGHT: Wed. Sept. 20, 5:00 to 10:00 pm
After the huge success of our official Game Night for WRJ Pride 2023, The Fourth Place and WRJ Pride are excited to announce a monthly Pride Game Night on the third Wednesday of every month!
COOPERATIVE TABLETOP GAMES: Sat. Sept. 23, 3:00 pm to 11:00 pm
Strive towards a common goal on the fourth Saturday of the month— It's time for cooperative games! Join a big cooperative tabletop game like Zombiecide, Skyrim, Mansions of Madness, or Nemesis! Plus all cooperative games are free to play all day.
POKEMON SUNDAY: Sun. Sept. 24, 2:00 to 6:00 pm
We now have a monthly Pokémon event— Join us on the fourth Sunday of every month to learn and play Pokémon! Plus we now have a volunteer Professor so when we have enough people we can run tournaments.
LEARN & PLAY: SECRET IDENTITY: Sun. Sept. 24, 4:00 pm to 9:00 pm
Join us on Sunday September 24, for a special event from The Fourth Place and Funnyfox Games— Learn & Play the new game Secret Identity!
COMIC BOOK CLUB: Wed. Sept. 27, 7:00 to 9:00 pm
Join us in the fourth Wednesday of every month for our new Comic Book Club! Club members will be deciding the first graphic novel (or two) and will then get 20% off.
AUTUMN POTLUCK & PARTY GAMES: Sat. September 30, 3:00 to 11:00 pm
Save the date for the last Saturday in September! Bring a homemade specialty or favorite, and you can share in the treats everyone brings, and play all of our party games— on our consoles and in the tabletop library!
UPPER VALLEY SCRABBLE CLUB: Sun. Oct. 1, 6:00 to 10:00 pm
Join the Upper Valley Scrabble Club at its new home, The Fourth Place, normally on the fourth Sunday of each month at 6:00 pm! (One week later this time!) Learn to play Scrabble, meet fellow players, and hone your competitive game with great players. Games start on the hour!
UVYP GAME NIGHT: Wed. Oct. 4, 6:00 to 10:00 pm
Join the Upper Valley Young Professionals at The Fourth Place on the first Wednesday of each month at 6:00 pm for board games like Catan, Ticket to Ride, Root, Dixit, and many, many more.
ROLEPLAYING GAMES WEEKEND: Fri. Oct. 6 to Sun. Oct. 8
Our Roleplaying Games weekend, including Dungeons & Dragons, are always the first weekend of each month! Join us on our Discord for the full details and to sign up for one-shot adventures.
FREE MODERN MAGIC TOURNAMENT: Sun. Oct. 8, 5:00 pm to 10:00 pm
Join us on the second Sunday of each month for a free Magic: The Gathering tournament with great prizes! Visit our Discord for details on how to get free cards, packs, and more.
OPEN FOR INDIGENOUS PEOPLES' DAY: Mon. Oct. 9
We are normally closed on Mondays and Tuesdays, but we will be open an extra day to celebrate Indigenous People's Day! Show your membership in any North American native tribe for 25% off everything.
WARGAMES WEDNESDAY: Wed. Oct. 11, 5:00 to 10:00 pm
It's time for Wargames Wednesday! Bring all of your favorite armies for the best chance to play— This month we're featuring Warhammer: Age of Sigmar.
MAGIC: DOCTOR WHO RELEASE WEEKEND: Fri. Oct. 13 through Sun. Oct. 15
Join us for the release of the latest Magic: The Gathering Universes Beyond set, featuring Doctor Who! Stay tunes for details on special games.
CRAFTING, MINIATURES, & PAINTING: Sat. Oct. 14, 3:00 pm to 8:00 pm
The second Saturday of every month is the perfect time to turn that hobby crafting To Do list into a chill social day. Assemble and paint minis, bring any project you like, or practice on our armies.
DICE GOBLIN FESTIVAL: Sun. Oct. 15, 3:00 to 8:00 pm
It's official— The Fourth Place's dice goblins now have their own monthly event!
3:00 pm to 5:00 pm: Bring your favorite dice to Show & Tell, and your less-favorites to Swap & Smell
3:00 pm to 8:00 pm: All dice games free to play at the premium table in our Tower Room
All Day: All dice sets 10% off, and Donate a 7-dice set for a free day pass!
AWESOME ANNIVERSARY!: Thurs. October 19 2:00 pm to 10:00 pm
The Place in Hanover has been open for a whole year already! We're celebrating by giving all members 19% off everything in store, and 44% off all Purple Dot items, for a single day only. Everyone else will get discounted Memberships and Day Passes— oh, and free treats!
MANGA BOOK CLUB: Sat. Oct. 21, 3:00 pm to 6:00 pm
Join us on the third Saturday of each month at 3:00 pm for The Fourth Place's Manga Book Club! For October, we're reading and discussing Our Dreams at Dusk Vol. 1 and Witch Hat Atelier Vol. 4! The club is free, and members of the club get each month's books for 20% off.
MAGIC HARVESTTIDE SPECIAL EVENT: Sat. Oct. 28, 3:00 to 7:00 pm
A special sealed Two-Headed Giant event allows partner teams to take on the roles of Werewolves, Vampires, and Humans. Each team will build decks from a shared pool of four Innistrad: Crimson Vow Draft Boosters and four Innistrad: Midnight Hunt Draft Boosters, plus one Collector Booster from either set.
MAGIC PRERELEASE - LOST CAVERNS OF IXALAN: Fri. Nov. 10
The Fourth Place gets the newest Magic: The Gathering sets a week before the chain stores. Grab a Prerelease kit to play a casual sealed game of MTG, perfect for players new and veteran alike, and try out the latest cards. No table fee, just buy the Prerelease kit needed to play to join us all week.
Friday 4:00 to 11:00 pm: Best Turnout for Casual Play
Saturday 2:00 to 5:00 pm: Casual Prerelease (Kids & Family)
Saturday 5:00 to 11:00 pm: Prerelease Tournament (Teen & Adult)
Sunday 2:00 to 6:00 pm: Prerelease Tournament (Kids & Family)
Sunday 6:00 to 10:00 pm: Casual Prerelease (Teen & Adult)
MAGIC OPEN HOUSE WEEKEND: - LOST CAVERNS OF IXALAN: Fri. Nov. 17 through Sun. Nov. 19
We now celebrate every major Magic: The Gathering release with a weekend-long open house! Stay tunes for a weekend of special new-player-friendly events!
Continue for our full weekly event schedule below...
Most of our events run every week on the same day and time, to make it easier to find your game and your crowd!
No pass, membership or cover charge required unless noted.
NEW COMIC BOOK WEDNESDAYS: Every Wednesday 2:00 pm until 10:00 pm
Join us every Wednesday for the newest comics issues from Marvel, DC, and all of the top publishers. Subscribe to make sure you get your favorite books! All subscriptions are 10% off. With four subscriptions per month you get 10% off all comics issues, collections, and manga. With 10 subscriptions (or a membership and one subscription) save 20% off all of that!
MTG CASUAL COMMANDER THURSDAYS: Every Thursday 4:00 pm to 10:00 pm
We have a friendly crowd of casual Magic: The Gathering Commander (EDH) format players on Thursday evenings, so it's a great night to bring your Commander deck.
BOARD GAME THURSDAYS: Thursdays 5:00 pm to 10:00 pm
Every Thursday evening, we have extra games available so players of all skill levels can learn a new game and play together! Anchor games start around 6:00 pm.
FRIDAY NIGHT MAGIC: Fridays 4:00 pm to 11:00 pm
Come play Magic: The Gathering every Friday, with no table fee, and free promo cards. Most weeks we have a mix of Commander, Modern, and casual Modern-ish players, with sealed casual on Prerelease Friday, drafts at 4:00 and 7:30 pm on Release Friday, and drafts about monthly.
SATURDAY NIGHT MULTIPLAYER: Saturdays 6:00 to 11:00 pm
Our free console gaming event features free multiplayer or sports league games: If everyone can play, then everyone can play!
FAMILY SUNDAY AFTERNOONS: Sundays 12:00 to 5:00 pm (open until 10:00 pm)
Sunday is the most popular afternoon to come as a family. All family-friendly games from our library are free to play, and when a kid uses a day pass it comes with free access for an adult!
We offer memberships with great benefits, and day passes to try out all of the benefits— but there's always plenty to do without any cover charge. Most of our events are free for everyone!