Stride+Esports and Dave+%26amp%3B+Buster%27s+Entertainment%2C+Inc. (NASDAQ:PLAY) bring the game to life with the introduction of live educational nights at Dave & Buster’s Las Vegas Summerlin Educational Nights.
Stride Esports Education Nights at Dave & Buster’s Las Vegas
2130 Park Center Drive, Las Vegas, Nevada
Friday, Oct. 21, 5:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.
Wednesday, Oct. 26, 3:30 p.m. – 6:30 p.m.
Thursday, Oct. 27, 3:30 p.m. – 6:30 p.m.
Stride Esports players ages 8-25 are invited to Summerlin Dave & Buster’s for in-person educational play. Players will receive a $20 gift card while supplies last to enjoy the festive atmosphere at one of the area’s favorite family entertainment destinations. Stride Esports specialists will be on hand to welcome players and newcomers.
“Dave & Buster’s is always looking for new ways to engage customers,” said Amelia Cameron, the company’s director of sales. “By partnering with an education leader like Stride, we look forward to bringing the world of esports to life for students and families in the Las Vegas area this fall.”
Starting with its location in Las Vegas, the collaboration between Stride Esports and Dave & Busters plans to expand to other markets in 2023.
Stride’s Esports introduces young gamers of all skill levels to a variety of games and skill-building opportunities, including summer programming in Minecraft© Design, Scratch Coding and Esports Skills Coaching, Online Tournaments+, and in-person events. Online+ Tournaments are available through December in Fortnite, Rocket League, Fall Guys, and Rumbleverse, along with bi-monthly Discord Community Hangout Nights.
The esports industry is expected to reach $3 billion in 2022, according to Goldman Sachs, with ESPN reporting growing opportunities in higher education and career development, including more than 125 colleges offering academic esports and granting more than $15 million in scholarships per year.
For more details and a full schedule of Stride Esports tournaments and events, visit www.stride-esports.co.
About Stride, Inc.
At Stride%2C+Inc. (NYSE: LRN), we are reimagining learning, where learning is lifelong, deeply personal and prepares learners for tomorrow. The company has transformed the teaching and learning experiences of millions of people by delivering innovative, high-quality, technology-enabled educational solutions, curricula and programs directly to students, schools, the military and businesses in primary, secondary and post-secondary institutions. Stride is a leading provider of K-12 education for students, schools, and districts, including career learning services through middle and high school curricula. For adult learners, Stride provides career training in healthcare and technology, as well as recruitment and talent development for Fortune 500 companies. Stride has delivered millions of courses over the past decade and serves learners in all 50 states and more than 100 countries. More information can be found at stridelearning.com, K12.com, galvanize.com, techelevator.com, and medcerts.com.
About David & by Buster
Founded in 1982 and based in Coppell, Texas, Dave & Buster’s Entertainment, Inc. owns and operates 200 locations across North America that provide guests with premier entertainment and dining experiences through two distinct brands. : Dave & Buster’s and Main Event. Dave & Buster’s has 148 stores in 41 states, Puerto Rico and Canada and offers customers the opportunity to “eat, drink, play and watch” all in one place. Each store offers an extensive menu of entrees and appetizers, a comprehensive selection of alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverages, and a wide assortment of entertainment attractions centered around gaming and viewing live sports and other TV events. Main Event operates 52 centers in 17 states across the country and features state-of-the-art bowling, laser tag, hundreds of arcade games and virtual reality, making it the perfect place for families connect and create memories. For more information, visit www.daveandbusters.com.
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