Barry Electronics will host its 15th annual Charity Video Game Tournament from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, April 27, at the store, 1703 Allentown Road, Lima.
Registration fee is $10 online at www.barryelectronics.net for all ages. Each player will receive a T-shirt. All proceeds will go to the Lima Police Department Summer Student Police Academy.
Events during the day include the competitive play of Mario Kart Deluxe and Super Smash Bros. Ultimate on the Nintendo Switch, Classic gameplay of Mario Kart 64 on the Nintendo 64, and for the first time a Pinball machine tournament hosted on site by Cartridge Gaming. Other events include police department demonstrations of the K-9 unit, the SWAT van, and other vehicles. Jay’s Coneys will be serving gourmet hot dogs, and Alter Ego Comics will be demonstrating family-friendly tabletop games. Hefner’s TV and Barry Electronics will also be raffling an LG brand 4K 55” Ultra high definition television.
Sponsors of this event are Mellow Mushroom, The Met, Sara’s Sweets, Dash and Joey’s, The Deck Factory, The Big R, Groamy CD’s & Tapes, Alter Ego Comics, Hefner’s TV, Cartridge Gaming, Jay’s Coney’s, Dunkin’ Donuts and Gamestop. Hope to see you there!