The 33rd Annual SYWA Convention

Please join us for the 33rd annual Seven Years War Association Convention:

April 01-02, 2016

Our venue is once again:

Waterford Estates Lodge
52890 S.R. 933 North
South Bend, Indiana 46637
(574) 272-5220

Featured Guest – Dr. Christopher Duffy
Christopher DuffyDr. Duffy is the leading scholar of mid-eighteenth century warfare. He will once again present an entertaining and informative talk on a particular subject of 18th Century military history.

Dr. Duffy joins us for conversation and socializing throughout the convention.



As always, there will be many land and naval miniature wargames representing the entire 18th century – Anybody in a Tricorne Hat! New game hosts are always welcome. Contact Dean West for further information at

Stuff to Buy

The convention is well attended by dealers and flea marlet tables selling miniatures, terrain and books from various historical periods. If you wish to reserve a table, please contact Ken Bunger at

We welcome all vendors. This is one convention where dealers can also play games!

Admission at the Door: Same as last year – $35 for the weekend, $15 for one day.

Convention Hours: 8:30 a.m. to Midnight Friday and Saturday. However, many of us arrive late Thursday for informal gaming, a social evening and the occasional drink!

Hotel: Special room rates will be available at $75 Thursday, $89 Friday or Saturday. Please inform the hotel that you are with the convention. A restaurant and bar are located in the hotel.

Further Information: Ken Bunger at Check back for updates or visit our blog at: http//

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