Monopoly World Championships regional heats to kick off later this month

A double-decker bus fitted with ten Monopoly tables is visiting 12 locations across the UK and Ireland to find the UK’s best Monopoly player.
Author:
Publish date:
Social count:
0

The first UK and Ireland regional heats for the Monopoly World Championships are kicking off this month.

Fans will have the chance to compete for a spot in the UK and Ireland final at The View From the Shard, with the winner travelling to Macau to represent their country at the World Championships.

A specially designed double-decker bus fitted with ten Monopoly tables is visiting 12 locations across the UK and Ireland to find the UK’s best Monopoly player, starting in Belfast on Saturday, May 30th.

Each regional event will play host to 80 adult and 80 junior competitors across four heats, marking 80 years of the classic game.

The winners from each heat will go through to the regional final later that day, before two winners are crowned (one from the adult pool and one from the junior pool).

Winners from each regional final will make it through to the UK and Ireland final, taking place on Sunday, July 19th.

“We’re travelling the UK and Ireland searching for the very best Monopoly players and giving fans of all ages the chance to reach the grand final," said Kay Green, Hasbro UK marketing director.

"The events are designed for the whole family in mind and are set to be a thrilling competition from start to finish.

“What better way for us to celebrate the 80th Anniversary of Monopoly than for a British or Irish champion to bring home the World Championship title in Macau?”

Players can find their local regional heat of the MONOPOLY WORLD CHAMPIONSHIPS by visiting www.MonopolyChampionships.co.uk

Schedule of UK regional heats is as follows:

Image placeholder title

Related

Featured Jobs

Vivid Job Logo 620 x 349

Digital Marketing Executive - Toys & Games

Vivid is Britain’s biggest toy company and the 20 largest in the world. With offices across the globe, they sell an amazing portfolio of toys and games to over 60 countries. Vivid is best known for its association with blockbuster brands and is very excited about future opportunities around the world.

Liberty

UK Sales Agents

Liberty House Toys have been appointed as the exclusive UK distributor for the BiOBUDDi brand, and we are pleased to introduce this new unique, innovative and exciting range of 100% environmentally-friendly toy building blocks. We are seeking experienced sales agents with existing network in the toy retail market.

Gameplan Job Logo 620 x 349

Head of Product Development & Marketing

Our client is a privately owned French toy and games manufacturer which sells through distributors in forty countries. The company develops and sells innovative electronic interactive toys and games for the educational and gaming markets, and also takes suitable licenses. To progress its successful business development a Head of Product Development & Marketing is to to recruited.

HIT Entertainment Job Logo 620 x 349

Licensing Systems Administrator

The Contract System Coordinator is a newly created role to support the deal term entry process into Mattel’s new Contract Management System for its Licensing business. The role will support the Business Teams at the Deal & Amendment phase of the contracting process and act in conjunction with the System Administration team.