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Midwest Open Registration

March 2-3, 2024 in Kenosha, Wisconsin
Six Rounds of Victory in the Pacific (VitP)

Tournament Entry & Meals:  $95
First-Time Attendees: $75 (Save $20!)
Gallery with Meals: $40 (Free w/o Meals)
Prices increase after February 17th

Since 1993, the Midwest Open (MWO) has featured intense Victory in the Pacific competition at the highest levels under direction of VitP Master, Guru, Founder, Avalon Hill Question & Clarification Custodian, AREA Chief Executive Glenn Petroski.  With his aid, we continue this tradition of camaraderie!

AREA:  All games will be rated; a free AREA ID available on request
Chess Clocks:  Used to keep all games within time limits
Rules:  2nd Edition (Adjustments and Scenarios encouraged for play-balance)
GM: Daniel Blumentritt

David-John and George at the Midwest Open 2017

Friday, March 1


Saturday, March 2




Sunday, March 3






Monday, March 4

Noon-Midnight
7 pm

8:30 am
Noon
1:30 pm
5 pm
6:30 pm

7:30 am
8:30 am
Noon
1:30 pm
6:30 pm
11:30 pm (or earlier)

8 am

Open Gaming
VitP 107:  Rules Refresher/Strategy/Q&A Session by Daniel Blumentritt

Round One
Submarine Sandwich Lunch (Included from Tenuta’s Delicatessen)
Round Two
Brats, Dogs, & Burgers Dinner (Included from Hometown Meats)
Round Three

Christian Worship by Glenn Petroski
Round Four
Pizza Lunch (Included from Frankie D’s Vino and Pizzeria)
Round Five
Round Six
Awards Ceremony

After-Action Breakfast at Brat Stop (12304 75th St, Kenosha, WI 53142)

Midwest Open Photo 3

Salvation Army

Tournament Location: 3116 75th St, Kenosha, WI 53142
(All games and meals in the basement; refrigerator available)

Meals, Snacks, & Drinks
Three meals and assorted snacks are included in registration (and with some gallery options).  Leftovers will be available for a while after each meal (and set out on Sunday evening too).  Sodas and Bottled Water will also be available for 50 cents apiece.

Restaurants
(Short Walk) El Fuego Gyros (Mediterranean), Marco’s Pizza, Wendy’s, La Fe Cafe (Mexican), House of Gerhard (German)

(Short Drive) McDonald’s, China House, Oliver’s Bakery, Dairy Queen, Dunkin’ Donuts, Pimmy’s Authentic Thai

Transportation
The Brat Stop (12304 75th St, Kenosha, WI 53142) serves as the bus stop for Kenosha Junction (bus lines serving Chicago, Waukegan, Racine, Milwaukee, Lake Geneva, Kenosha and more). There is direct service from here to Milwaukee’s Mitchell field, and Chicago’s O’Hare & Midway Airports.

Hotel
Best Western Executive Inn (I-94 at Highway 50, 262-857-7699, 7220 122nd Avenue, Kenosha, Wisconsin 53142.7313    

Please consider teaming up with other attendees when renting a car or taking taxi/Uber/Lyft.  Let us know which hotel/AirBnB you choose and if you have/need transportation.