WHAT: In partnership with Free Play Arcade of Richardson, the National Videogame Museum (NVM) in Frisco will host an After Dark party to officially launch the Texas Pinball Festival, which rolls into Frisco March 22-24. Each NVM After Dark event is a night of social gaming designed for the adult gamer. Guests can play a special videogame pinball lineup on the console wall, compete in a Space Cadet challenge, and enjoy tunes spun by DJ Terminator Mike B, all while enjoying craft cocktails of fabulous food truck fare.
WHEN: Thursday, March 21
7 p.m. to 10 p.m.
WHERE: Inside the Frisco Discovery Center
8004 N. Dallas Pkwy, Frisco, Texas
ADMISSION: Adults 21+ only with valid ID: $13
Tickets are available online at http://freeplayinc.com/afterdark/
About the National Videogame Museum
The National Videogame Museum is the only museum in America dedicated to the history of the videogame industry. It is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization that brings together the science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) values within videogames. These values are presented both as an entertainment medium and a career path as a highly interactive, entertaining and educational experience. The NVM archive is unparalleled in size and comprised of dozens of one-of-a-kind artifacts, in addition to more than 100,000 pieces of rotating videogame hardware, software, documentation and memorabilia. The museum also offers yearly scholarships to high school seniors who are interested in pursuing videogame or technology careers. The center is available for corporate events, birthday parties, field trips and research studies and is open to the public six days a week. For more information, visit www.nvmusa.org.
Admission: $12; $10 children 10 and under, military, educators, seniors (Valid ID required upon purchase of military, educators and seniors tickets.). Hours: Monday (closed); Tuesday – Thursday (10 a.m. to 5 p.m.); Friday – Saturday (10 a.m. to 8 p.m.); Sunday (noon – 5 p.m.)