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Teen Lates: Level Up


Fri 21 June 2019


6:30 pm–10:00 pm


Calling all teenagers!

Get hands-on with a range of games, enter competitions to win prizes, and explore consoles from 1972 to the present day in this evening just for 12 to 17 year-olds.

Gaming Squad

Jump into Gaming Squad’s state-of-the-art luxury gaming van, for an unforgettable multiplayer gaming session!

Mario Kart competition

Take part in an old-school Mario Kart fastest lap competition to win vouchers for your favourite console with the Welsh Gaming Network.

Develop your own game

Jump in to a coding workshop in our Lab and learn how to make your own snake game, courtesy of Technocamps.
Limited capacity — first-come-first-serve on the night

You are the gun

Play Recoil, an indie multiplayer game being developed by students from the University of South Wales.

Rocket League and FIFA

Belong Gaming Arenas will be hosting Rocket League and FIFA 1v1 tournaments with plenty of prizes and freebies to give away!

PLUS! Generation Games

Travel through time, mapping your way through pixelated characters to high-definition villains in a gaming trail that winds its way around Techniquest.

Try a game from each of the eight generations of consoles on display, including Tetris on an original 1990s Game Boy, Tomb Raider in Generation 5 and Virtual Reality in Generation 8.

After coming such a long way in 50 years, what does the future hold for gaming? We’ll let the players decide.

  A mocktail upon arrival is included within your entry ticket.

Ticket typePrice
Early Bird£8.00 + 56p booking fee
Standard£10.00 + 70p booking fee

Please note: you must be aged between 12 and 17 to attend this event.

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  •   What is Techniquest?

    Techniquest is an educational charity, with a science centre in Cardiff Bay. Our mission is to embed science in Welsh culture through interactive engagement. We provide a range of services to schools and teachers to complement formal education provision in Wales and work extensively with public audiences.

  •   Where can I park?

    We are pleased to be able to offer all of our visitors discounted parking with Q-Park, our preferred parking partner.

    The Q-Park operates the Cardiff Bay car park in Pierhead Street which is around 8 minutes walk from Techniquest.

    We have agreed a special discount rate for our customers of 15% off all pre-bookings.
    Pre-book and guarantee your space here using the code TECHNI15.

    There are also nearby pay-and-display car parks on Stuart Street and Havannah Street. Please do not park on Havannah Street itself.

    We regret that there is no parking on-site at Techniquest.

  •   Who is it for?

    Techniquest is suitable for all ages! We do have special events for certain groups, however — see Toddler Days and Home Educator days.

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