The South Coast's Premier Tabletop Gaming Show!

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Time left until Beachhead 2020!!

Check out our Events!

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

Take part in Tournaments!

From Age of Sigmar to Warhammer 40k, we’ve got plenty of tournaments on in 2020, including for the first time at Beachhead, multi day tourneys!

Get your tickets here!

Planning on attending in 2020? Get your tickets early to save! Check out the visitor’s information for more details on travel and accomodations!

Our 2020 show will be bigger and better than ever!

Participation games, demonstration games, tournaments, talks, traders and more!

There’s something for the gamer or hobbyist in everyone at Beachhead 2020! More events are being added as we get closer to show time, so make sure to check back here often for more details!


Dozens of Traders!

The list of traders attending next years show is growing daily, offering everything from antiquity to the grim 41st millenium! There’s sure to be something to tickle your fancy!

Warlord Games

Offering Bolt Action, Black Seas, Judge Dredd, Konflikt ’47 and much more!

Early War Miniatures

Purveyors of fine WW1 and WW2 miniatures.

Entoyment Hobby Centre

Poole’s Premier Gaming and Hobby Centre.

TT Combat

Wargaming Terrain, Rumbleslam, Carnevale and accessories.

Tiny Wargames

Producers of excellent gaming mats

Board Game Guru

A massive selection of board games at cracking prices


Manufacturers of quality pre-painted mdf terrain.

Great Escape Games

roducer and seller of a classic range of tabletop rules and miniatures.


Test your mettle in a tournament!

Beachhead 2020 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

Take part in our 200 man 40k tournament or smash it up 64 ways in Age of Sigmar!

Bolt Action / Konflikt ’47

Great systems by Warlord Games, WW2 and the weird war rages on!

Star Wars X-wing

Don’t turn off your targeting computer, you’re gonna need it against this field of 64!

Kings of War

The horns of war sound, and armies march to meet their call, will you win the day or be crushed underfoot?

Blood Bowl

It’s time to take to the pitch and pit your team against the best on offer!

Art De La Guerre

15mm Ancients clash across the tabletop in this popular Tournament game.

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

Local Military Historian will be running an exciting sequence of talks on the day 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 will be no exception. Check back for tournaments and more TCG action on the site!
A Magic the Gathering tournament is taking place at Beachhead 2020, more info the follow.

Cosplay and Re-enactment

Cosplay is coming to Beachhead for the first time this year. Joker Squad UK will be joining us and we have Marvel Characters coming too, More on that to follow!!

Roleplay the day away!

For the first time, Beachhead 2020 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!
Book into one of our slots with our experienced DM’s.

Open Evening Gaming

Beachhead 2020 will also be the first year that we have had evening open gaming. As part of your ticket to Beachhead 2020 you can game in our gaming zone until 10pm at night.