2017 Features and Attractions
At The Midway you’ll be able to satisfy all your retail and fantasy shopping needs. Find the very best sites for DFS, Season Long, and for all sports. Also be sure to pepper the industry’s top site operators with the questions you’ve been dying to ask.
The Halftime Show
Every show needs a stage, and our Halftime Show stage is where we will be hosting all the big names. You’ll be able to hear from and meet some of the biggest influencers in the industry, so don’t miss your chance. Time is precious so all the meet and greets are limited on a first come first served basis, so be sure to arrive early.
Draft Central by Yahoo! Sports Fantasy Football
It can be tough to co-ordinate all your friend’s schedules to find the perfect time and place to draft. That’s why we’ve created the Draft Central area to take care of you. Book yourself in one of our free Draft Suites and enjoy drafting in style. We encourage all league champions to bring their swag for a chance to win some great prizes (and also it’s a great opportunity to humble-brag).
Playline Interactive Sports Area
Do you think you have what it takes to compete with the best of the best? Well chances are you probably don’t, but you can definitely compete with your friends for bragging rights. Run through some of the best workouts inspired by the Pre-Draft Combine and see how you stack up against both your friends and strangers. High scorers will be rewarded with prizes, swag, and bragging rights.
Whether you’re looking for that one last item you need to complete your fantasy athlete shrine, or you’re just looking for some amazing swag to show off to your friends, it’ll all be in the Collectables Corner. No matter what your niche we promise to have it, or have a guy who knows a guy who has it.
To the legal adults in the crowd (19+), be sure to join us at The Pub to enjoy some spirits or beers from the world’s finest producers. #TreatYourself to a fine scotch, bourbon, or maybe just a perfectly poured hoppy beer with your friends, league rivals, date, or all of the above.
Draft Kings Knowledge Centre
Learn and interact with some of the great fantasy minds all conveniently gathered in one building. With 3 fully equipped individually seminars rooms running throughout the course of the weekend, you’re bound to gain an edge over your non-seminar-attending-competitors. Regardless of what format or sport you’re playing, you’ll be able to walk away with practical knowledge to rise to the top of your league.
The Tailgate Experience
Every sports gathering needs food, especially BBQ’d food. In our Tailgate Experience area you’ll find the latest and greatest in tailgating cuisine. Impress your bona fide foodie friends with everything from some slow cooked ribs to your favourite local food truck. Sample your way through this area and leave with some easy and delicious recipes to try at home.
For the Distinguished Gentlemen and their Partners this area is strictly for those 19+. Find the very best in Gentlemanly grooming, fashion, tattooing and all other things designed to make you the Most Interesting GM in the League.
Pro-Line Ultimate Sports Den
Take a break from reality in our Ultimate Sports Den area that has all the latest in tech to keep your entertained and comfortable. 4K HDR TV’s, competing VR platforms, comfy as heck seating, and everything else under the sun to make your sports watching experience as amazing as possible. You’ll definitely find a few new toys to add to your shopping wish list.