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Kallistra Sponsoring Member of TMP09 Feb 2018 11:08 a.m. PST

Run by Kallistra with assistance from The Forest Outlaws Wargamers and GCN.

Hammerhead 2018 two great halls the 'Gamers Lounge' as well as the George Stephenson Exhibition Hall at Newark Showground.

The Gamers Lounge (Cedric Ford Pavilion) – offers a welcoming, warm and comfortable, carpeted environment in which you can play games, shop for wargame wares. There is a fully licensed bar and seating area and its own catering facilities, which will be serving a variety of reasonably priced hot and cold food throughout the day – enjoy a meal and may me a drink from the bar and socialise with fellow gamers.


The George Stephenson Exhibition Hall offers plenty of space and natural light in which you can play games, shop for wargame goodies from a selection of top traders positioned around the perimeter of the hall. It has its own catering facilities, which will be serving a variety of reasonably priced hot and cold food throughout the day.

All the games/activities presented at Hammerhead are visitor participation games which are located in the central areas of the halls. Whether you're interested in Napoleonics, WWI and WWII, Ancients, Medieval, Fantasy or Science Fiction, we're sure that you will find a selection of games you would like to play.

Car parking is extensive and free – located between the Gamers Lounge and the George Stephenson Exhibition Hall.

Newark Showground is only a few minutes from the A1.

Buy your entry ticket online and get a free Hammerhead miniature on entry, see website for details.

Entry: £5.00 GBP adult, £3.00 GBP minors (16 and under), Children under 9 free.

For more information visit the Hammerhead Showwebsite and link "forum.

Missed Hammerhead 2017? Check out the games round-up here

There's also a Hammerhead Show Facebook page too, ‘like' us and get the updates as they're posted!

Put the date: 3rd March 2018, Hammerhead Show in your diary!

See you there, Sally

King Monkey10 Feb 2018 4:23 a.m. PST

Looking forward to this. Hopefully a chance to have the first big spending spree of the year.

Vigilant10 Feb 2018 4:32 a.m. PST

Really good show with a great mix of trade and games. More of my money flying out of my wallet I expect.

Basha Felika11 Feb 2018 2:53 a.m. PST

Excellent show

Volleyfire12 Feb 2018 12:26 p.m. PST

Eagerly awaited.

Kallistra Sponsoring Member of TMP16 Feb 2018 6:27 a.m. PST

2 weeks to go to Hammerhead 2018 – Saturday 3rd March at Newark Showground – The Gamers Lounge and the George Stephenson Exhibition Hall, Newark.

There are some 60+ great visitor participation games/activities, historical, fantasy and sci-fi, booked in, plus 60 top traders/manufacturers selling a wide variety of wargaming wares, miniatures, terrain and scenery, books and gaming accessories.

New for 2018 – the Wagames Illustrated Painting competition – Just bring your painted miniatures along!

More information here

If you would like to book a tabletop sales table, there are only a few tables remaining, first-come, first-served!

There's still time to buy your online entry ticket and collect your free Hammerhead miniature on the day!

For those of you wanting to plan your route around the two halls, the floor plans for Hammerhead 2018 are now available

The George Stephenson Hall

And the Gamers Lounge

For larger floor plans visit
Parking is plentiful and FREE. Newark Showground is only a few minutes from the A1 at Newark Junction.

For full details of all the traders and games plus tabletop sales and entry ticket sales, visit the Hammerhead Show website, or check out the Facebook page

Looking forward to seeing you there, for a great day out! :D

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