The South Coast's Premier Tabletop Gaming Show!

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Check out our Events!

Beachhead is home to some of the best demo, participation and display games! See what we had going on at the 2020 show!

Take part in Tournaments!

From Age of Sigmar to Warhammer 40k,
we had plenty of tournaments on in 2020.

Get your tickets here!

Planning on attending in 2022? Watch this space for news on tickets! Check out the visitor’s information for more details on travel and accomodations!

Unfortunately we were unable to hold our 2021 show due to Coronavirus, however
our 2022 show will be bigger and better than ever, with the trader hall running for two days!

Participation games, demonstration games, tournaments, traders, cosplay, RPG and more!

There was something for the gamer or hobbyist in everyone at Beachhead 2020! Events for 2022 will be added as we approach the date, so make sure to check back here often for more details!


Dozens of Traders!

The list of traders from 2020 was huge, offering everything from antiquity to the grim 41st millenium! There was something to tickle everyone’s fancy!

Entoyment Wargaming and Hobby Centre

Poole’s Premier Gaming and Hobby Centre and show sponsors.


Manufacturers of quality pre-painted mdf terrain and major show sponsors.

Early War Miniatures

Have supported Beachhead every year with their superb range of 20mm minis.

Great Escape Games

Producer and seller of a classic range of tabletop rules and miniatures and attendees at Beachhead every year.

Tiny Wargames

Producers of excellent gaming mats and regular attendees at Beachhead.

Board Game Guru

A massive selection of board games at cracking prices

Boss Minis

Tabletop Gaming store in Weymouth and assist in promoting and organising of Beachhead.

Peter Pig

15mm Minis manufacturer and a popular supporter of Beachhead.


Test your mettle in a tournament!

Beachhead 2021 is playing host to a number of tournaments during the weekend of the show, come on out and take part and claim your place in the halls of glory!

Warhammer 40k and AOS

Loads of people took part in our 200 man 40k tournament or smashed it up 80 ways in Age of Sigmar!

Bolt Action / Konflikt ’47

There was a great Bolt Action tournament at Beachhead 2020

Star Wars X-wing

Don’t turn off your targeting computers, they came in handy at the tournament at Beachhead 2020!

Kings of War

The horns of war sounded, and armies marched to meet their call at the Kings of War tournament!

Blood Bowl

Teams from all over the realm were pit against one and other in the Blood Bowl tournament with over 40 players in 2020….

Magic the Gathering

2020 saw our first Magic event, we are going bigger for 2022.

Board games, Card games and more!

Beachhead is more than just miniatures games! Check out our Board game section to try out the hottest new games on the market and then go pick them up after trying from one of our traders! Card game aficionados need not worry, MTG, Pokemon, Yu-gi-oh, Keyforge and more will also have their own presence!

Enjoy our board games zone!

Pick from a huge selection of board games to relax and play, and if you’ve got any questions about rules, our game gurus have you covered!
Gaming until 10pm at night for those who wish to indulge.

The History Hour

A Local Military Historian will be running an exciting sequence of talks over the two days covering some of Military History’s greatest campaigns in a relaxed setting.

Collect, trade, play card games!

Card games are always well represented at Beachhead and 2020 was no exception. Check back for tournaments and more TCG action on the site!
A Magic the Gathering tournament is taking place at Beachhead 2022, more info the follow.

Cosplay and Re-enactment

Cosplay is coming to Beachhead again in 2022 after a successful 2020. Joker Squad UK will be joining us and we hope to have Angel Effects, as well as a plethoras of re-enacters and other cosplay coming too, More on that to follow!!

Roleplay the day away!

Beachhead 2022 will feature RPG one shots for you to escape to new worlds in. Like what you play? Snag a book or two from one of our traders! Watch this space to book into one of our slots with our experienced DM’s.

Open Evening Gaming

Beachhead 2022 will once again play host to evening open gaming. As part of your ticket to Beachhead 2022 you can game in our gaming zone until 10pm at night.