Come Out & Play Festival 2016


Come Out & Play SF 2016 was developed with the support of Fort Mason Center for Arts & Culture.

Alt Sports

Alt Sports

Sun., Sep. 25
1 – 5 PM

Tabletop Games

Tabletop Games

Wed, Sep. 28
7 – 11 PM

Night Games

Night Games

Fri, Sep. 30
7 – 11 PM

Urban Explorations

Urban Explorations

Sat, Oct. 1
1 – 5 PM

Family Play

Family Play

Sun, Oct. 2
1 – 5 PM

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Alt Sports

Sunday, September 25
1 PM – 5 PM

The Chapel at Fort Mason Center for Arts & Culture

Join a team and move your body with alternative sports and field games both old and new.

Get more info about attending the festival here.

A Game of Foams

A Game of Foams

Gigantic Mechanic

En color garde! Three teams square off with each other in this turn-based game of foam-sword fighting.

Capture the Flag

Capture the Flag

Sam Gilbert

A mammoth game exploits the built and natural features of Fort Mason.

Climber Beta

Climber Beta

Albert Kong

Choose your route and navigate this horizontal rock climbing simulation.

Jugger

Jugger

SF Juggernauts

Grab your foam weapon and make a run at the skull while the gong bangs, it’s time for Jugger!

River Gauntlet

River Gauntlet

Sandbox Games

Two teams compete to escort VIPs to safety and secure power and riches for their homeland!

Tiki Taka Soka

Tiki Taka Soka

Gigantic Mechanic with Toni Pizza & Matt Parker

Stay in your zone in this game of human foosball.

 
 

 

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Tabletop Games

Wednesday, September 28
7 PM – 11 PM

The Chapel at Fort Mason Center for Arts & Culture

Board games, RPGs, and social games that will change the way you think about food, language, and even tabletops.

Get more info about attending the festival here.

Dialect

Dialect

Thorny Games

A collaborative storytelling game about an isolated community and a dying language.

Jury Box'd

Jury Box’d

Erin Beber and Catherine Herdlick

An improvisational courtroom game that is way more fun than actual Jury Duty.

Nightlife

Nightlife

Mousechief Co.

Big biz and social maneuvering at venues swank and rank in the 1950s.

Rope Wars

Rope Wars

Andrew Cedotal

A real-time strategy game where the units are knots.

Sign

Sign

Thorny Games

A collaborative storytelling game about the invention of a sign language.

The Contender

The Contender

John Teasdale and Justin Robert Young

In the grand tradition of presidential debates comes a social card game straight from the eagle’s beak of American democracy.

The Order of the Oven Mitt

The Order of the Oven Mitt

Jenn Sandercock

An edible board game where you must perform rituals and eat pieces to succeed.

 

 

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Night Games

Friday, September 30
7 PM – 11 PM

Gallery 308 and The Chapel
at Fort Mason Center for Arts & Culture

A big night of story, spectacle, and play, with amazing games set all over Fort Mason.

Get more info about attending the festival here.

 

At Gallery 308

The Adventure Society

The Adventure Society

Dalton Gray & the Playlab at State of Play

Run an imaginary obstacle course and become an action hero.

Block Party!

Block Party!

Gigantic Mechanic

Think your high-speed puzzle skills rock? That you’re the Johan Sebastian of block? Then grab your phone and gather your flock – it’s time to prove you can rule the block.

Cat On Yer Head

Cat On Yer Head

Rob Davis, Playniac

The whole crowd plays together in this game of imaginary cat and mouse.

Climber Beta

Climber Beta

Albert Kong

Choose your route and navigate this horizontal rock climbing simulation.

The Contender

The Contender

John Teasdale and Justin Robert Young

In the grand tradition of presidential debates comes a social card game straight from the eagle’s beak of American democracy.

Exploding Kittens

Exploding Kittens

Exploding Kittens

Play the explosive hit party game with giant 6-foot-tall cards!

The Forger

The Forger

Jaehyun Kim and Michelle Calabro

A game about making fake art and pretending it’s real.

Illustreet

Illustreet

Aitan Mizrahi

Draw pictures for your friends to guess at or just doodle on this free-standing drawing wall.

Isolatron

Isolatron

Jim Barton

An escape room for 2 players who must coordinate while separated to get out.

 
 
 

 

Outside at Fort Mason (Starting at or near Gallery 308)

#signs

#signs

Andrea Passwater and Albert Alexander

Players encounter signs and sign painters which lead them on a journey between the gallery and the chapel.

Bliss Drips–H20 Mobile Boutique®

Bliss Drips–H20 Mobile Boutique®

Merav Tzur

A fictitious water company providing custom-designed water concoctions.

Moonshine Alley: A Speakeasy Adventure

Moonshine Alley: A Speakeasy Adventure

Street Urchin Studio

A narrative journey through Fort Mason ending in a special experience.

Silent Disco Sorter

Silent Disco Sorter

Seanna Musgrave

Dance in a silent disco and find others who are dancing to the same beat.

Wizard in a Bar

Wizard in a Bar

Joshua Marx and Dustin Freeman

A wizard sends you on an epic, secret quest across Fort Mason.

 
 
 

 

At The Chapel

Bad News

Bad News

Expressive Intelligence Studio

An award-winning experience combining procedural generation, deep simulation, and live improvisation.

Cave of Time

Cave of Time

Bryan Culbertson, Claudia Vilardy, Dustin Selman

Choose your own adventure in the Cave of Time.

GIFT SHOP

GIFT SHOP

ELIZEYA QUATE

A fictional museum store featuring mysterious porous antiquities.

Re/Play

Re/Play

Wendy Mitchell, Timothy Braun, Gricelda Silva

Players tell short stories and add their voices to a growing world.

Stellar Displacement

Stellar Displacement

Living Room Collective

Take a trip to a distant forest without ever leaving Fort Mason.

 
 
 

 


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Urban Explorations

Saturday, October 1
1 PM – 5 PM

The Chapel at Fort Mason Center for Arts & Culture

See the city in a new light with thrilling street games, hunts, interactive walks, and more. All games are free to play and open to the public.

Get more info about attending the festival here.

Undercover Assassins

Undercover Assassins

Undercover Street Games

Play secret games in public spaces.

Witness Protection Program

Witness Protection Program

Run the streets and find the Witness before the Murderer does.

Bookshelf

Bookshelf

Andrew Cedotal

Have you spent your whole damn life reading? Bookshelf is for you.

Special thanks to Friends of the San Francisco Public Library’s Readers Bookstores for hosting Bookshelf!

Defenders of the Deep

Defenders of the Deep

Thomas Lotze

A self-directed mobile puzzle hunt set around Fort Mason.

Defenders of the Deep requires a smartphone with the free Cluekeeper app to play.

Computational Flâneur

Computational Flâneur

Mike Lazer-Walker

Walk around the park while an AI procedurally generates poetry for you.

Computational Flâneur requires an iPhone to play.

 
 
 

 

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Family Play

Sunday, October 2
1 PM – 5 PM

The Chapel at Fort Mason Center for Arts & Culture

A day of new and classic games for kids and grownups alike!

Get more info about attending the festival here.

A Game of Foams

A Game of Foams

Gigantic Mechanic

En color garde! Three teams square off with each other in this turn-based game of foam-sword fighting.

City Blocks: The Urban Puzzle

City Blocks: The Urban Puzzle

James Rojas

Transform urban development into a tactile puzzle and build the city your way!

Climber Beta

Climber Beta

Albert Kong

Choose your route and navigate this horizontal rock climbing simulation.

Exploding Kittens

Exploding Kittens

Exploding Kittens

Play the explosive hit party game with giant 6-foot-tall cards!

Fort Fun House

Fort Fun House

Catherine Herdlick

Transform the Chapel into a play fort!

Illustreet

Illustreet

Aitan Mizrahi

Draw pictures for your friends to guess at or just doodle on this free-standing drawing wall.

Re/Play

Re/Play

Wendy Mitchell, Timothy Braun, Gricelda Silva

Players tell short stories and add their voices to a growing world.

The Adventure Society

The Adventure Society

Dalton Gray & the Playlab at State of Play

Run an imaginary obstacle course and become an action hero.

The Origami Fishing Game

The Origami Fishing Game

Emily Wong

Go fishing for origami pieces and make your own to add to the game.

Tiki Taka Soka

Tiki Taka Soka

Gigantic Mechanic with Toni Pizza & Matt Parker

Stay in your zone in this game of human foosball.

 
 

 

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Journey to the End of the Night

Saturday, October 8
7 PM

The city’s largest game of tag, with special encounters waiting around every corner.

Register for the event on Eventbrite.

Get updates on the event on Facebook.

 

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