Switch and Play Events

After the Nintendo Switch system is unveiled to the world during the Nintendo Switch Presentation 2017, Nintendo’s next home gaming system is traveling across North America.

Preview Tour

The Nintendo Switch system is the star of an interactive multi-city tour providing hands-on time for fans, gamers, families and everyone in between. Each Sunday’s stop is open and free to the public to attend. Please join us to be among the first people in the world to experience Nintendo Switch.

Space is very limited and fans will be let in on a first-come, first-served basis. Early arrival is highly recommended.

San Francisco Sunday, February 26, 2017
Time: 8 a.m. PT (doors open)
Location:Fort Mason Center for Arts & Culture - Festival Pavilion, 2 Marina Blvd., San Francisco, CA 94123
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Use of public transit/ride share is encouraged as parking can be heavily impacted during large events. Click here for directions and parking information.

Please do not arrive earlier than 6 a.m. PT, as lines will not begin forming until that time. Wristbands will be handed out for specific sessions beginning at approximately 7 a.m. PT.

Minors (17 years of age or younger) must be accompanied by a parent or guardian.
Los Angeles Sunday, March 5, 2017
Time: 10 a.m. PT (doors open)
Location: Raleigh Studios, 5300 Melrose Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90038
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Please do not arrive earlier than 7 a.m. PT, as lines will not begin forming until that time. Wristbands will be handed out for specific sessions beginning at approximately 8 a.m. PT. The line will form on Melrose Ave starting at the corner of Melrose Ave and N Van Ness Ave.

Minors (17 years of age or younger) must be accompanied by a parent or guardian.

Switch and Play in Unexpected Places

The Nintendo Switch system is all about being able to play your home console just about anywhere—and now you can experience that freedom for yourself.

Fans are invited to an interactive event that will feature a pop-up living room in unexpected locales. Join the fun to rub elbows with your fellow fans and see Nintendo Switch in action. Check out the details:

New York Friday, March 3, 2017
Time: 9 a.m. – 5 p.m. ET
Location: Flatiron Plaza, next to Madison Square Park, on Broadway between W 23rd and W 24th streets
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Fans who attend will be able to see games played on Nintendo Switch and will be eligible to receive giveaways provided by Nintendo.

More chances to experience Nintendo Switch

PAX East Friday - Sunday
March 10 - 12, 2017
Boston
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SXSW Thursday - Saturday
March 16 - 18, 2017
Austin
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