Late Night Gaming

Late Night Gaming: Mario Kart 8 Tournament

Causeacon, Beckley Gaming Expo and Marquee Cinemas presents “Late Night Gaming at Marquee Cinemas”!
Come join us for our Mario Kart 8 Deluxe Tournament on Nintendo Switch and the premier of the New Super Mario Bros, Movie. Tournament on-site registration starts at 6:30 PM, Tournament begins at 7 PM. (Tournament will be held on TV consoles, but Mario Kart will be available to everyone at the event on the big movie screen. Final match will be playd on the big screen).

Then at 9 PM, join us in watching the newly released “Super Mario Bros. Movie” movie in a private theater. You can even come dressed as your favorite fandom character!

Tickets are $20 per person and all of the money made from this fundraiser will benefit Causeacon 2023.
Tickets are limited, so get yours today! This event is appropriate for all ages.

Ticket includes:
– Mario Kart 8 on the big screen
– Entry to our Mario Kart 8 Deluxe Tournament (Prizes for 1st, 2nd and 3rd place) [tournament is optional]
– private viewing of The Super Mario Bros. Movie
– Free goodies from the loot table
– Access to our fundraising raffle
– Random Prize Challenges
– Super Mario Bros. Costume Contest
– Free glow stick and Super Mario sticker

Children under the age of 12 should not attend without an adult or guardian present. Causeacon and Marquee Cinemas staff are not responsible for children left unattended.



Mario Kart 8 Deluxe Tournament Rules:

  • Players will compete 1v1 (up to 4 players), single elimination
    • If less than 18 players competing, 1v1
    • If more than 18 players competing, 4 for all
      • Top 2 players will move on to the next round
    • Playerswill have 60 seconds to select their player and kart
    • Tracks will be randomly selected, 150 CC
    • Best of 2 races
      • Best of 3 if tie between 1st and 2nd
    • If odd number of competitors, an assigned random bye per round (a single competitor cannot be assigned more than one bye per tournament)
    • Players may bring/use their own controllers. Wireless controllers must be de-synced after each match up.
    • Character Restrictions: Players will not be allowed to use any of the gold-plated variants (include Gold Mario, the gold kart, glider or wheels)

Super Mario Costume Contest

We’re going to be having a costume contest during the Late-Night Gaming event! All ages are welcome to enter. Here are our guidelines on entering:

  • Costumes can be store bought or handmade (more points for handmade)
  • Costumes should be from any Nintendo franchise (more points if it’s from a Super Mario game!)
  • Keep your costumes family-friendly
  • Prizes will be given to 1st, 2nd and 3rd