The South Coast's Premier Tabletop Gaming Show!

Saturday 11th (10:00 - 17:00) and Sunday 12th (10:00 - 16:00) February 2023

Time left until Beachhead 2022!!

Check out our Events!

Beachhead is home to some of the best demo, participation and display games! See what we had at our 2022 show!

Take part in Tournaments!

From Age of Sigmar to Warhammer 40k, from Blood Bowl to Star Wars X-wing and Kings of War, we had a large variety in 2022!

Get your tickets here!

Planning on attending in 2023? Watch this space for news on tickets! Check out the visitor’s information for more details on travel and accomodation!

Participation games, Demonstration games, Tournaments, Traders, Cosplay, RPG and more!

There is something for the gamer or hobbyist in everyone at Beachhead!

Events for 2023 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 2022 was huge, offering everything from antiquity to the grim 41st millenium! There was something to tickle everyone’s fancy! They will be back for 2023!

Entoyment Wargaming and Hobby Centre

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

4ground & FactoruM

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.

Charlie Foxtrot

Producers of excellent buildings and terrain for primarily 28mm wargaming.

Geek Villain

A selection of gaming mats for all types of systems and games.

Boss Minis

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

Warpainter Scenics

Terrain manufacturer, Trees, Roads, Fields and of course their famous tufts!!


Test your mettle in a tournament!

Beachhead 2022 played 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

Once again Brawl came back with 40k at Beachhead 2022 and we had Age of Sigmar joining them.

Bolt Action

There was a great Bolt Action tournament at Beachhead 2020, we look forward to seeing them again

Star Wars X-wing & Legion

The Empire and Rebellion needs you at Beachhead 2022. Join the fight at our Star Wars FFG events.

Kings of War

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

Blood Bowl

The excellent Bonehead boys will be back at Beachhead 2022. they always put on great events on their pitches.

Adeptus Titanicus

Maximal Fire will be running Beachhead’s 1st ever Adeptus Titanicus tournament. Titans will be a plenty!

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 runs an exciting sequence of talks and a mega game 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 2022 was no exception. Check back for tournaments and more TCG action on the site!

Cosplay and Re-enactment

Cosplay is coming to Beachhead again in 2023 after a successful 2022. Joker Squad UK will be joining us and we hope to have Angel Effects, as well as a plethora of re-enacters and other cosplay coming too, More on that to follow!!

Roleplay the day away!

Beachhead 2022 featured 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 2023 will once again play host to evening open gaming. As part of your ticket to Beachhead 2023 you can game in our gaming zone until 10pm at night.