With Hi-Rez Expo 2019 nearly a couple week away, fans all around the globe are planning how and where they will be tuning into the biggest event of the year! While many may prefer to watch the games from their home, others are looking to party all weekend with their friends and other Hi-Rez fans! No matter what, we’ve got you covered!
Below you’ll find a list of every official Hi-Rez Expo viewing party happening during Hi-Rez Expo weekend. If you see a viewing party that you’re interested in attending and you’re not sure on how to get to the venue, please send us an email at firstname.lastname@example.org so we can put you in touch with the party host! Please remember that Hi-Rez Expo broadcasts can last longer than the official opening times of some bars (especially the ones in Europe!). Every viewing party will respect the specific opening times.
*Subject to change. We will continue to update this list with any additional Viewing Parties.*
- United States – California (Burbank): Guild Hall (Sunday, Nov 17th) – 3516 W Victory Blvd, Burbank, CA 91505
- United States – Illinois (Skokie): Ignite Gaming Lounge (Sunday, Nov 17th) – 8125 Skokie Blvd Skokie IL 60077
- England – London: Loading Bar Dalston (every day) – 97 Stoke Newington Rd, Stoke Newington, London N16 8BX
- England – London: Meltdown (every day) (tbc) – 342 Caledonian Road, London N1 1BB
- England – Brighton: Loading Bar (every day) – Unit 11, Lower Promenade, Madeira Drive, Brighton BN2 1ET
- Germany – Berlin: Interface Bar (Friday, Nov 15th) – Perleberger Str. 17, 10559 Berlin
- Germany – Krefeld: TaKeTV Bar (every day) – Alte Linner Str. 93-97, 47799 Krefeld
- Germany – Cologne: Meltdown (Friday, Nov 15th & Saturday, Nov 16th) – Kyffhäuserstraße 39, 50674 Cologne
- Austria – Vienna: Area 52 (Saturday, Nov 16th) – Franklinstraße 20 / 9 / R1, 1210
- Netherlands – Amsterdam: The Arcade Hotel (every day) – Sarphatipark 106, 1073 EC Amsterdam
- Spain – Madrid: OhMyGame! (every day) – 25, Calle de Luchana, 28010
- Spain – Valencia : Oh My Game! Valencia (every day) – Carrer de Campoamor, 58, 46022
- Brazil – Curitiba: Cooldown Bar (Friday, Nov 15th & Saturday, Nov 16th) – Av. Silva Jardim, 1145 – Rebouças, Curitiba – PR, 80230-000
- Brazil – São Paulo: Good Games Bar (Sunday, Nov 17th) – R. Mourato Coelho, 992 – Pinheiros, São Paulo – SP, 05417-001
Whether you’re attending a viewing party or watching from your own house, there’s a few things you should be aware of while enjoying Hi-Rez Expo 2019!
- Check Your Timezone: We have a schedule available for Hi-Rez Expo on our website, which includes everything happening at the event in Eastern Standard Time (EST). Be sure to know what time the day kicks off in your local timezone so you don’t miss a thing!
- Be Prepared: We all know there’s nothing worse than getting ready for the final match of the Championship, only to reach over and realize you’re out of your favorite snacks or drinks. Make sure to stock up on the essentials ahead of time, so you and your friends can keep going through the whole event!
- Stay Comfortable: Hi-Rez Expo is a long celebration which lasts a few days, meaning you’ll want to take time for fresh air on occasion. Have comfortable seating, take a break to stretch your legs, and sneak in a few games of SMITE or Paladins!
- Cosplay: If you’ve been looking for a reason to dress up as your favorite god, goddess, or Champion, Hi-Rez Expo is it! Be sure to share your best pics on social media tagging us and make sure to use the hashtag #HiRezExpo! Even though you aren’t attending the event, you don’t have to miss out on the fun of cosplaying your favorite character!
- Stay Tuned: Our social media profiles and Community Managers will be posting tons of amazing content and photos live from Hi-Rez Expo 2019 as well as informing about any active giveaways. Be sure to check them out to stay up to date with everything happening in the event!
- Have Fun: Always remember to have fun and enjoy yourself during Hi-Rez Expo! Celebrate with your friends, share your favorite moments, and dive into everything the event has to offer!