Facebook Twitter Instagram Youtube Snapchat

Sign up for email updates from The 21st District Agricultural Assoc

(559) 650-FAIR
2019 Big Fresno Fair Tickets
Home > Things To Do > The Showdown - eSports Experience

The Showdown

A New educational eSports Experience

Attention Gamers! The Big Fresno Fair has partnered with Blue Shell Gaming and Imm3rse.in Virtual Reality to bring you, The Showdown - An Educational Esports Experience at The Big Fresno Fair in the Jr. Exhibits Building! Enjoy 13 days of free gaming and also be able to sign up for Esports tournaments to win cash prizes! This gaming experience is FREE with your paid Fair admission and open to ages 8 and older. The Showdown will also feature coaching sessions from local pros in many of the top games, Virtual Reality stations and a gaming museum! Parents can also educate themselves with information on health and wellness in gaming!


Oct 2 - 14
Free Gameplay (designated stations)
Oct 6 -10
Casual Gameplay + Educational Workshops
Oct 2 - 3
Casual Gameplay + Educational Workshops
Oct 11
Pro Player Coaching Sessions + Demonstrations
Oct 4
Pro Player Coaching Sessions + Demonstrations
Oct 12
Fortnite Tournament
$15 - Enter Here
Oct 5
Smash Ultimate Tournament
$15 - Enter Here
Oct 13 - 14
Casual Gameplay + Educational Workshops


Want to play all 13 days of the Fair? Get your Gamer Pass at Blue Shell Gaming for only $38! Purchase Now.


  • All gamers must practice good sportsmanship.
  • All bags are subject to inspection upon entry.


  • Each event has two (2) open registration waves. The first wave begins at Noon. The second wave at 3 p.m. You may enter only once per tournament.
  • Top Four (4) in a wave qualifies for the Top 8 Championship round.
  • Final round takes place at 6 p.m. Any single losses in qualifying waves will carry over.
  • Winners will be paid a percentage of total pot ($15 per participating entrant).
  • Percentage will be: 1st – 60%, 2nd – 30%, 3rd – 10%.
  • Registration will be capped to ensure the event runs in a timely manner.
  • For all game specific rules and details, click here.
Blue Shell Gaming
Boost Mobile
  • Copyright ©2020, The 21st District Agricultural Assoc. All Rights Reserved.
  • Powered by  
Back to
2019 Big Fresno Fair Tickets