FUSION
Urban Games Festival
31.10-2.11.2019 Matera (IT) // 8.11-10.11.2019 Plovdiv (BG)
Matera / Plovdiv - European Capitals of Culture 2019
When was the last time you played a game? Do you remember this pleasant excitement at the beginning, shivers down your spine when you solved the most difficult riddle and unlimited happiness when you finally won?

During 6 days we will change Matera and Plovdiv into a playground. Creators from all over Europe prepared 21 games, that allow you to look at your city from a new perspective.

Explore crowded streets and forgotten corners, blooming parks and concrete jungles, steep hills and mysterious undergrounds. Search for clues, solve mysteries, cooperate and compete, challenge yourself and be the best.


GAMES
choose your game,
take your friend,
wear comfortable shoes
play the city!

6
days
of running, hiding, chasing, escaping, looking for clues, solving mysteries and saving the world!
2
cities
wonderful Matera and amazing Plovdiv
21
games
designed by creators from all over Europe
FESTIVAL
SCHEDULE
Thursday, 31.10
Matera - Casino Padula
activity game
virtual reality/digital
virtual reality/digital
workshop game
activity game
virtual reality/digital
treasure hunt
opening game
workshop game
running game
workshop game
collection game
Friday, 1.11
Matera - Piazza San Francesco
treasure hunt
workshop game
virtual reality/digital game
treasure hunt
treasure hunt
workshop game
treasure hunt
virtual reality/digital game
treasure hunt
treasure hunt
running game
collection game
Saturday, 2.11
Matera - Piazza San Francesco
treasure hunt
running game
virtual reality/digital game
final game
role play game
treasure hunt
virtual reality/digital game
workshop game
activity game
collection game
Friday, 8.11
Plovdiv - SKLAD (all the games start from SKLAD if other place of start not written)
opening game
workshop game
virtual reality/digital game
board games
treasure hunt
running game
collection game
Saturday, 9.11
Plovdiv - SKLAD (all the games start from SKLAD if other place of start not written)
treasure hunt
workshop game
treasure hunt
treasure hunt
virtual reality/digital game
board games
workshop game
virtual reality/digital game
virtual reality/digital game
running game
collection game
Sunday, 10.11
Plovdiv - SKLAD (all the games start from SKLAD if other place of start not written)
treasure hunt
workshop game
workshop game
virtual reality/digital game
virtual reality/digital game
board games
treasure hunt
virtual reality/digital game
collection game
QUESTIONS
and answers
What exactly are urban games?
Well - we can say that any playful activity in the city is an urban game. Urban games usually uses city as a topic of the game and/or playfield for it. Also it is game - so you have to compete with someone - other players, organizers, time, system or your own fears.
Who can play games?
Basically everone, but some of the games are restricted to specyfic groups - see the description of each game.
How to register?
Use the link provided in the description of the game.
I haven't played urban games yet, can I do it?
You should! Urban games doesn't require any special skills, knowledge or equipment. It is all about fun - just come, explore the city with us and have fun.
In what language should i speak to participate in the games?
Majority of the games would be translated to local language (italian/bulgarian). If game is not translated we will write about in the description.
How should I prepare for the games?
In most of the cases you just should wear clothes and shoes that are comfortable - probably you will need to run during the game.
Where to find us - Matera
Festival Center
Casino Padula // Piazza San Francesco

We will play in two main areas - Agna district (starting point - Casino Padula) on 31.10 and in the center (starting point - Piazza San Francesco) on 1.11 and 2.11
Where to find us - Plovdiv
Festival Center
SKLAD

Main festival center for 3 days (8-10.11) would be SKLAD on 16 Ekzarh Yosif Str.
Organizers
Matera-Basilicata 2019 Foundation
Plovdiv 2019 Foundation
Departament Gier
Partners - Matera
Partners - Plovdiv
Contacts
Get in touch:

fusion@departamentgier.pl
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