Video gaming event in Burgess Hill

Video gaming event 'Press Start to Join' will take place in Burgess Hill SUS-150924-121042001
Video gaming event 'Press Start to Join' will take place in Burgess Hill SUS-150924-121042001

Do the words Atari, Joystick, Amiga or Dreamcast stir your senses or passions within you?

If so, then you will certainly enjoy the gaming event planned at The Martlets, Burgess Hill on Thursday October 29 from 7pm to 10pm.

‘Press Start to Join’ is the region’s first video gaming event giving you the chance to play consoles of days gone by yesteryear as well as some of the greatest games currently available.

Press Start to Join creators Dean Hedger and Jon Preece of Burgess Hill are opening the doors to their extensive collection of video games for everyone to enjoy.

There will be between 10 – 15 consoles on the night including an Atari 2600, Super Nintendo, Sega Megadrive, Nintendo Gamecube, Playstation 3 and many more.

Games featured will include Mario Kart, Street Fighter 2 Turbo, Goldeneye, FIFA 15 and Crazy Taxi to name just a tiny selection of what will be on offer. There will be tournaments running through the night and a selection of machines set up just for fun.

The night is guaranteed to give you a gaming experience like no other, so don’t miss out on the chance to pick up your controller and get into the action.

Tickets are £5 in advance or £6 on the door and available from the Martlets Hall, Burgess Hill. Phone 01444 242888 or order online at www.martletshall.org

A licensed bar and food is available. Under 16’s must be accompanied by an adult.

Report and picture contributed by Dean Hedger.