The Digital Zone is the ultimate experience for families, sports fans and tech gurus alike. This lively, interactive area connects the Family Festival with Riderville and the team party rooms. It runs from Wednesday, Nov. 16 through Saturday, Nov. 20 in the International Trade Centre Building.
Video games, sports experiences and technology through the ages: that’s what you can expect at the Digital Zone. Bring the whole family or make it a fun night out with friends. Here’s a sneak peek about all the fun things to see and do at the Grey Cup Festival Digital Zone.
Game Changers Exhibit: Discover how innovation has shaped the world of video games in this fun, interactive exhibit. You’ll go on a fascinating journey that explores the past and uncovers the future of gaming. Kick it old school with a variety of arcade favourites, try your hand at operating a supersized Nintendo controller, and experience augmented reality and virtual reality technology at its coolest. This interactive gaming exhibit has something for everyone!
Digital Zone Face-Off: Take a turn battling it out with a variety of CFL favourites in the ultimate video game challenge. This staged area will be an interactive opportunity for CFL players, Alumni and fans to get their game on! The big screens and bright lights will be a fan-favourite experience that’s sure draw a crowd.
The Future of Tech Exhibit: Local developers and creators will be on hand to showcase the future of interactive experiences. Engage with these tech experts and try your hand at coding so you can see what it’s like to be an interactive experience developer.
Virtual CFL Combine: A 100’ interactive projection experience will give you a chance to virtually compete against CFL stars in a CFL Combine event. Throw a Hail Mary and see how many passes you can complete. Show ‘em what you’ve got!
Augmented Reality Team Picture: Pose with members of your favourite CFL team in this augmented reality photo booth. Your photo with your faves is displayed, and you get a digital copy emailed or texted to you. It’s a Grey Cup memory that will last a lifetime!
V/R-cade: This virtual reality arcade experience will give you a glimpse into the future of VR experiences. From interactive football and dodgeball to arcade games, be a part of the action with this one-of-a-kind experience!