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The Ultimate PAX East 2019 Party List

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Looking to party or pick up exclusive swag during Pax East 2019? We got you covered with the ultimate list of all the events going on in Boston during the week.

This list will be updated as more events are announced throughout the course of the convention.


WEDNESDAY, MARCH 27th, 2019


Pre-Pax Board Game Night
Time: 4pm-12am
Where: Boston Westin Waterfront Hotel, 425 Summer Street, Boston, MA 02210
Details: Annual board game night – bring your favorite board games and meet new friends at the Galleria.
Tickets: Free entry, all ages.


Annual Pre-PAX Dinner
Time: 5pm-7pm
Where: City Tap House, 10 Boston Wharf Road, Boston, MA 02210
Tickets: $33.50 on Eventbrite, all ages. SPACES LIMITED.


PREGAMER PAX East Edition
Who: Playcrafting Boston
Time: 6pm-10pm
Where: Laugh Boston, 425 Summer Street, Boston, MA 02210
Tickets: Free RSVP on Eventbrite


Pre-PAX Meetup (Drinks & Food)
Time: 7pm-11pm
Where: Felipe’s Taqueria, 21 Brattle St., Cambridge, MA 02138
Details: Meet new people pre-PAX who are interested in gaming and streaming, in Harvard Square.
Tickets: Free entry, RSVP required.


THURSDAY, MARCH 28th, 2019


Penny Arcade D&D Group

Who: @voodooranger
Time: 5pm
Where: Coppersmith Boston, 40 W. 3rd St., South Boston, MA 02127
Details: Link to Twitter thread. Free beer, free food, pins and more.


PAX East Meetup: Drinks, Games, and Fashion
Who: GeekFold
Time: 6pm-7:30pm
Where: Boston Westin Waterfront Hotel, 425 Summer Street, Boston, MA 02210
Details: Facebook Event Wind down after the first day of PAX with fellow gamers, geek fashion enthusiasts and industry professionals.
Tickets: FREE, no badge required.


Made In MA at PAX East 2018 Party
Who: MassDigi
Time: 6pm-10pm
Where: District Hall, 75 Northern Avenue, Boston, MA 02210
Tickets: $15 on Eventbrite


Wicked Good x Good Life present Not Another PAX Afterparty
Time: 7pm
Where: Good Life, 28 Kingston St., Boston, MA, 02111
Tickets: No tickets, however, a cover will be required after 10pm.


The Devil Awakens: The Official Devil May Cry Concert
Time: 7pm-10pm
Where: Brighton Music Hall, 158 Brighton Ave., Allston, MA, 02134
Details: Facebook Event – The Devil Awakens, the official Devil May Cry live concert tour. Celebrate the return of the most thrilling and exciting Capcom franchise with Devil May Cry 5.
Tickets: $25 Ticketmaster


Pokécrawl 2019 – Tenth Anniversary

Time: 7pm-12:30am
Where: Faneuil Hall, Boston, MA
Details: The Pokécrawl is a non-profit Pokémon themed bar crawl dedicated to raising money for Child’s Play Charity. Choose a team and go!
Tickets: Free, but please register on Eventbrite


Layers of Fear 2 VIP Party
Time: 8pm-?
Where: Unknown
Details: Link to tweet.
Tickets: Contact the organizer on Eventbrite.


Team Passion Networking Event
Who: Team Passion
Time: 9pm-12:30am
Where: Howl at the Moon Boston, 184 High St., Boston, MA 02110
Details: Must be 21+ to attend. 9pm-11pm FREE for VIP, cover for everyone else. No cover after 11pm.
Tickets: $0 – $36 (VIP) on Eventbrite


FRIDAY, MARCH 29th, 2019

Facebook Gaming Party
Time: Unknown
Where: Unknown
Tickets: Invite only, to our knowledge.


Shadow Council Meetup Lunch
Who: @voodooranger
Time: 1pm
Where: Coppersmith Boston, 40 W. 3rd St., South Boston, MA 02127
Details: Link to Twitter thread. Free beer, free food, pins and more.


Bethesda GameDays

Who: Bethesda
Time: 1pm-9pm
Where: Laugh Boston, 425 Summer St., Boston, MA 02210
Details: Stop on by for hands-on gameplay, exclusive swag, giveaways, presentations, and chat with fellow players and members of the Development and Community teams for your favorite Bethesda games!
Tickets: FREE
Schedule:

  • 1:00pm: Event doors open for hands-on (all-day festivities until 9pm!)
  • 2:00pm: Fallout 76 Panel & Livestream
  • 3:30pm: The Elder Scrolls 25th Anniversary Panel & Livestream
  • 5:00pm: RAGE 2 Panel & Livestream
  • 6:30pm: The Elder Scrolls Online Panel & Livestream

World of Warships – Player Gathering Happy Hour
Time: 6pm-8pm
Where: Barlow’s Restaurant, 241 A St., Boston, MA 02210
Details: Two hours of drinks, nibbles and chatters in Central Boston.
Tickets: FREE – RSVP Required, Spaces Limited 


RoosterTeeth Community PAX East After Party
Time: 7:30pm-11:30pm
Where: District Hall, 75 Northern Ave., Boston, MA 02210
Details: Pizza and snacks (no outside food permitted). Private bar (event implies cash bar, not comped).
Tickets: $20 Eventbrite, no badge required.


Geek Speed Dating
Time: 8pm
Where: Down the Road Brewery, 199 Ashland St., Everett, MA 02149
**Note, this event is on the North Shore of Boston and despite it being 4.4 miles away, can take about 20-30 minutes to drive to it depending on traffic. Using Public Transportation, it will be about 45-55 minutes to get to the venue.
Details: Geek Speed Dating is a fun way to quickly meet and get to know some of your fellow fans, and who knows, you might just develop a very important relationship in the process. Limited to 40 people. Sign up now!
Tickets: $10 per attendee


Acer Predator After Party @ PAX East
Time: 9pm-1:30am
Where: House of Blues Boston, 15 Lansdowne St., Boston, MA 02215
Details: Must be 21+ to attend. Join us for a night of PC gaming where you’ll game like a king on Thronos, the ultimate gaming chair, enjoy game demos on the latest Predator gaming products, compete in an esports competition with Team Envy, and dance the night away to our headliner, Pegboard Nerds. Lots of giveaways and swag. Come early, RSVP does NOT guarantee entry.
Tickets: Free, but MUST RSVP. RSVP does NOT guarantee entry.


Mint Nightlife’s PAX East After Party
Time: 10:30pm-2am
Where: Whisky Saigon, 116 Boylston St., Boston, MA 02116
Details: Facebook Event
Tickets: No cover before 11:00pm with PAX East Badge upon entry.


SATURDAY, MARCH 30th, 2019


What’s Good Games PAX Meetup
Time: 2pm-4pm
Where: Draft room @ Kings Dining & Entertainment, 60 Seaport Blvd., Boston, MA 02210
Details: Link to Twitter thread.
Tickets: FREE, all ages. No badges required.


Bethesda GameDays
Who:
Bethesda
Time: 1pm-9pm
Where: Laugh Boston, 425 Summer St., Boston, MA 02210
Details: Stop on by for hands-on gameplay, exclusive swag, giveaways, presentations, and chat with fellow players and members of the Development and Community teams for your favorite Bethesda games!
Tickets: FREE
Schedule:

  • 1.00pm: Event doors open for hands-on (all-day festivities until 9pm!)
  • 2:00pm: The Elder Scrolls: Legends Panel & Livestream
  • 3:30pm: The Elder Scrolls Online Panel & Livestream
  • 5:00pm: RAGE 2 Panel & Livestream

MarstromTV Meetup
Who: @voodooranger
Time: 6pm
Where: Coppersmith Boston, 40 W. 3rd St., South Boston, MA 02127
Details: Link to Twitter thread. Free beer, free food, pins and more.


eMLS Cup presented by PlayStation
Time: 6pm-11pm
Where: The Caste at Park Plaza, 130 Columbus Ave., Boston, MA 02116
Details: Open to the public. Come watch 22 of the best FIFA 19 professional players represent their MLS Clubs and battle it out for a shot to be the eMLS Cup Champion.
Tickets: FREE. Must RSVP on Eventbrite.


PAX East Bar Citizen 2019
Time: 7pm-11pm
Where: Brandy Pete’s, 267 Franklin St., Boston, MA 02110
Details: Appetizers, raffles, and swag!
Tickets: $20 Eventbrite


Adult Swim Tyrannic IV, Return of the Maiden Voyage at PAX East
Time: 7pm-12am
Where: Spirit Cruises, 200 Seaport Blvd., Commonwealth Pier, Boston, MA 02210
Details: Join us for a fun-filled voyage as Adult Swim sails through Boston. Enjoy views of the city skyline, live DJ sets from special musical guests and plenty of AS surprises. Compete for glory all night playing Duck Game! Tricorn hats optional.
Tickets: SOLD OUT $5 Eventbrite


C-Team Shadow Council Meetup
Who:
@voodooranger
Time: 8pm
Where: Coppersmith Boston, 40 W. 3rd St., South Boston, MA 02127
Details:
Link to Twitter thread. Free beer, free food, pins and more.


For UltraGamers
Time: 8pm-2am
Where: Machine, 1254 Boylston St., Boston, MA 02215
Details: Welcome to System Arcadia’s newest show, For UltraGamers, a show that highlights the best in United States born talent that have appeared on Asian rhythm games, and throws them into a club environment for an absolutely bumping show.
Tickets: $15-$60 Eventbrite


PAX East Gaymer After Party

Time: 8:30pm-2am
Where: Cathedral Station, 1222 Washington St., Boston, MA 02118
Details: Facebook Event – This is the 3rd annual “Gaymer After Party” hosted by Boston Gaymers and Gold Fruit Gaming. Stop by for drinks and some quality socialization after a long day at PAX East.
Tickets: Free


PAX East After Party at Club eNVy
Time: 10pm-2am
Where: Club eNVy Allston, 20 Linden St., Boston, MA, 02134
Details: Facebook Event – Cosplay contest with up to $200 in prizes!
Tickets: Show up in Cosplay for free entry before 12!


SUNDAY, MARCH 31st, 2019


Acquisitions Intoxicated Meetup
Who: @voodooranger
Time: 6pm
Where: Coppersmith Boston, 40 W. 3rd St., South Boston, MA 02127
Details:
Link to Twitter thread. Free beer, free food, pins and more.


King Mog’s Party
Time: 6pm-9pm
Where: Morton’s Steakhouse, 2 Seaport Ln., Boston, MA 02210
Details: Facebook Event – King Mog has organized a special dinner party in Boston to discuss Final Fantasy Brave Exvius with with community manager Elytra while enjoying a delicious meal! Please note that spaces to the dinner are limited. Registration does not guarantee you will be invited to attend the dinner.
Tickets: RSVP Registration is now closed.


MC Frontalot And Friends In The Haymarket Lounge
Time: 8pm
Where: The Haymarket Lounge at City Winery, 80 Beverly St., Boston, MA 02114
Details: MC Frontalot in concert. Not sure what else we could put here other than AWESOME.
Tickets: $15 Advance, $18 at door


Is there something we missed? Leave a comment with the details below and let us know which events you’ll be hitting up!