Smash Bros. at CGC

Join us for the Cleveland Gaming Classic!

?? Date & Timeline:
  • Date: September 23rd, 2023
  • Time: Doors open at 10 AM for VIPS, All Access, and Tournament participants
  • Tournament Check-in: 10 AM - 11 AM
  • Tournament Start: 11 AM
  • ?? Prizes: Up to $1,125 with Expected 150 Players (50% of tournament Entry Fees)

  • About Cleveland Gaming Classic
    The Cleveland Gaming Classic features three (3) days of nonstop programming including a larger than ever before esports event in partnership with Unified.

    CGC is Ohio's largest weekend of gaming which includes a highly anticipated and exclusive preview night, followed by a main convention day on Saturday, September 22 - when the esports part of CGC kicks off.

    CGC '23 is located at the IX Center, which is one of the nation's top 10 largest convention centers and host of what will be Ohio's premier esports event of 2023.

    Join the Battle: How to Register

    Secure your spot at Cleveland Gaming Classic and prepare to take part in the Super Smash Bros. 1v1 tournament by purchasing your tickets today. The gaming community is buzzing with anticipation, and we can't wait to see you at CGC. Let's level up, cheer on the players, and make this year's esports extravaganza the stuff of gaming legends!

    Link to tickets/registration:
    Click HERE to get your tickets & learn more about the event!
  • Step 1: Grab your General Admission ticket (General Admission is required) and
  • Step 2: Add-on the Competitor Pass ($18) to participate in the '23 Smash event.

  • Our previous event sold out in '22 and we strongly encourage registration as soon as possible to guarantee your spot. If you do not complete registration and purchase your pass to this event, we cannot guarantee you will be accepted the day of the event - so please register early!

    Event in Partnership with
  • Lorain County Community College
  • Baldwin Wallace University
  • Cleveland State University

  • To read more about the prizing structure, event rules, and the dozens of other activities included with your admission, visit the event sign-up page on!

    Smash Bros. at CGC

    Sep 23, 2023

    Date: Sat, September 23, 2023
    Time: 10:00 AM
    Location: I-X Center