Get ready for the Third Belgian 18xx Convention, another entire weekend of train games in the lovely town centre of Mechelen, from Friday 7 till Monday 10 June 2019.

Check the Practical Information for anything you need to know. Check the Tourist Information for anything you want to know. Registration is open from 1 February 2019.

If you want to expand your 18xx collection, our convention serves as a free pickup point for Marflow Games. Games should be ordered before Friday 19 April 2019 by email or use our contact form.

Since we are talking about trains, did you know that on 5 May 1835, Belgium was the first country on the European continent to open a public railway? Indeed, Brussels was the first capital in the world to have a railway connection: 22 km long, directly to -yes, that’s right- Mechelen.