Mind Games 2018 Schedule and Meals

Thursday
7 - 9 p.m. Early packet pick-up
Friday
10 a.m. Packet pick-up opens
11 a.m. Lunch: Boxed lunches will be provided, including assorted gourmet sandwiches, potato salad, fruit, and a cookie. Concession stands will also be available with food for purchase.
Noon Mind Games officially opens. Gameplay begins.
6 p.m. Dinner: Custom Italian buffet, including Caesar salad, caprese pasta salad, lasagna, chicken marsala, garlic bread, and chef's choice for dessert
Saturday
7:30 a.m. Breakfast: Assorted breakfast burritos, assorted yogurts, and granola
Noon Lunch: Boxed lunches will be provided, including assorted gourmet sandwiches, pasta salad, fruit, and a brownie. Concession stands will also be available with food for purchase.
Sunday
5 a.m. Gameplay ends
7 a.m. Deadline to submit ballots for Mensa Select Winners
7 a.m. Breakfast: Egg and bacon sandwiches, assorted yogurts, and granola
10 a.m. Mensa Select winners announced
10:30 a.m. Games Giveaway begins
Noon Event concludes

Special Dietary Needs

The hotel is able to accommodate special meal requests, including some gluten- and dairy-free requests. If you require special meal considerations, please contact the Mind Games Chair and Hotel Liaison.

24-7 Eats and Drinks

Coffee, assorted sodas, candy bars, assorted chips, bags of nuts, and granola bars will be available around-the-clock. Additionally, there are quite a few food options in and outside the hotel. The hotel has its own restaurant and food (e.g., pizza, sandwiches, carry-out options), and you can order delivery from local restaurants. If you’re interested in walking outside the hotel, several fast food establishments are close, including Subway, Qdoba, Wendy’s, Pizza Hut, Zume Asian, Chu Asian, KFC and A&W. Across the street is a Taco Bell, Long John Silvers’, and Sonic. Keep in mind that outside food cannot be brought into conference space, only individual guest rooms.