Lynnwood Convention Center Welcomes Star City Games

(LYNNWOOD, WA) SMG, the Worldwide Leader in Convention and Entertainment Management, is proud to announce that Star City Games is returning to the Lynnwood Convention Center to host its Open Weekend on July 23 and 24, 2011. The Open Weekend will feature "Magic: the Gathering," a trading card game produced by Wizards of the Coast which has its headquarters in Renton, WA. Open Weekend will include two full days of events. On Saturday, events will include the Standard Open, the Two-Headed Giant Sealed and the Legacy Challenge. Events on Sunday, will include the Legacy Open, the Draft Open, the Two-Headed Giant Sealed and more.

Events are open to the public at the following times.

  • Saturday, July 23rd         10AM - 11PM

  • Sunday, July 24th           10AM - 12AM

Registration begins at 8am on both days.  

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About Lynnwood Convention Center

Opened in 2005 in Lynnwood, Washington, The Lynnwood Convention Center is situated in the heart of Washington's aerospace, high tech and bio-med corridor.Conveniently located near I-5, I-405 and Hwy 99, the Center offers individualized meeting spaces with full onsite audiovisual and electrical support, and first class, 5-star resort quality in-house catering.The facility has adopted green/sustainable initiatives that include composting, an extensive recycling program, and transitioning to the use of all green chemicals.The Lynnwood Convention Center is owned by the Lynnwood Public Facilities District and is managed by SMG. For more information, visit  

Frontier is the official Wi-Fi partner and Media Lounge sponsor of the Lynnwood Convention Center.

About SMG

Since 1977, SMG has provided management services to over 215 public assembly facilities including arenas, stadiums, theatres and performing arts centers, and convention, congress and exhibition centers. With facilities across the United States, Puerto Rico, Mexico, Canada, Europe and the Middle East, SMG manages more than 11 million square feet (1.1 million square meters) of exhibition space. As the recognized global industry leader, SMG provides construction and design consulting, pre-opening services, venue management, sales, marketing, event booking, and programming. SMG also offers food and beverage operations through an in house catering company, Savor...currently servicing 65 accounts worldwide. For additional company information, visit