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Clarksville to host F2 Con Gaming Convention for Second Year

 

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Visit Clarksville TennesseeClarksville, TN – Visit Clarksville, CDE Lightband and Clarksville Parks and Recreation will host Clarksville’s second competitive gaming tournament, F2 Con, Thursday-Saturday, April 18th-20th at the Wilma Rudolph Event Center.

The three-day competition offers tournament play, casual gaming, and fun for all ages with retro gaming, vendors and live streaming. All gaming will take place on CDE Lightband’s gigabit internet.

F2 Con Gaming Convention Boasts $10,000 in Prizes.

F2 Con Gaming Convention Boasts $10,000 in Prizes.

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Love and Theft keeps the party going at Rivers and Spires

 

Rivers and Spires FestivalClarksville, TN – The 13th annual Rivers and Spires Festival continued Friday evening, April 18th with thousands of people descending on downtown Clarksville. Again, the weather was perfect with temperatures in the mid 60’s.

Everyone was had a good time. There were plenty of things to do like the laser tag area, face painting, the sports zone and the family fun zone. As for entertainment, the stages were jammed packed with talented artist performing.

Love and Theft performed Friday night at Clarskville's Rivers and Spires Festival.

Love and Theft performed Friday night at Clarskville’s Rivers and Spires Festival.

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Clarksville’s Rivers and Spires gives Gamers their own area at CDE’s Gig City Gaming Area

 

Rivers and Spires FestivalClarksville, TN – Video game aficionados have a place to unite, unwind and show their gaming skills at this year’s Rivers and Spires Festival.

For the second year, the Festival will be bringing a free, fully interactive gaming area to the underground parking garage located on Franklin Street. Gig City Gaming, presented by CDE Lightband, will feature over 50 titles and will cater to over 30,000 gamers. Tons of gaming will be available for everyone to enjoy on systems including the Xbox 360, Xbox One, Play Station 3 and Play Station 4.

Kids enjoying the gaming experience provided by CDE Lightband's new gigabit service offering at the Gig City Gaming Area

Kids enjoying the gaming experience provided by CDE Lightband’s new gigabit service offering at the Gig City Gaming Area

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Clarksville’s Rivers and Spires Gig City Gaming center an experience not to be missed

 

Rivers and Spires FestivalClarksville, TN – On Friday, April 25th, CDE Lightband held a kick off event for their Gig City Gaming center at the Rivers and Spires Festival. The gaming center is powered by CDE’s new gigabit internet service. All games are free to play.

Before the ceremony, Montgomery County Mayor Carolyn Bowers and Clarksville Mayor Kim McMillan faced off on Dance Dance Revolution. They both had a good with this gaming experience.

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Clarksville’s Rivers and Spires invites you to come out and get your Game On

 

CDE Lightband’s Gig City Gaming opens at Rivers and Spires Friday night at 6:00pm

Rivers and Spires FestivalClarksville, TN – CDE Lightband is bringing the ultimate gaming experience to the 2014 Rivers and Spires Festival. Gig City Gaming is a great area for adults and children of all ages to play interactive multi-player games.

Featuring over 50+ titles to play and catering to over 30,000 gamers at Rivers and Spires, there will be tons of gaming for everyone to enjoy! The gaming center is located in the underground parking garage on Franklin Street between Second and Third Streets.

Test your skills in gaming, against the speed and reliability of a full GIG of internet bandwidth.

Gig City Gaming at this year's Rivers and Spires.

Gig City Gaming at this year’s Rivers and Spires.

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Clarksville’s Rivers and Spires continues Friday night with 7 Bridges Eagles Tribute Band, The Swon Brothers

 

Rivers and Spires FestivalClarksville, TN – The 2014 Rivers and Spires Festival kicked off with a bang Thursday night and the fun continues tonight. Thunderstorms that moved through the area last night are gone and the weather forecast is partly sunny with a high of 73°F. The music starts at 5:00pm and continues until 10:00pm.

Aspire to Stardom kicks things off on the Court House Stage at 5:00pm. This talent show will have youth from the area will singing and dancing in front of a panel of judges.

The Swon Brothers at Rivers and Spires Friday night.

The Swon Brothers at Rivers and Spires Friday night.

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Gamers get their own area at this Year’s Gig City Gaming at Clarksville’s Rivers and Spires

 

Rivers and Spires FestivalClarksville, TN – Video game aficionados have a place to unite, unwind and show their gaming skills at the 2014 Rivers and Spires Festival.

For the first time ever, the Festival will be bringing a free, fully interactive gaming area to the underground parking garage located on Franklin Street. Gig City Gaming, presented by CDE Lightband, will feature over 50 titles and will cater to over 30,000 gamers.

There will be tons of gaming for everyone to enjoy on systems including the Xbox 360, Xbox One, Play Station 3 and Play Station 4.

Downtown Clarksville during the Annual Rivers and Spires Festival

Downtown Clarksville Tennessee during Rivers and Spires Festival.

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Microsoft unveils next generation Home Entertainment System, Xbox One

 

Blockbuster titles, Steven Spielberg-produced Halo TV series, and exclusive agreements with the NFL transform games, TV and entertainment for the 21st century living room.

Xbox - MicrosoftRedwood, WA – A new vision for the future comes to life today as Microsoft Corp. unveils Xbox One , the all-in-one gaming and entertainment system created for today and the next generation.

At Microsoft headquarters in Redmond, WA, the company showcased how Xbox One puts you at the center of all your games, TV, movies, music, sports and Skype.

Microsoft's Xbox One

Microsoft’s Xbox One

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Call of Duty(R): Modern Warfare(R) 3 Xbox LIVE Avatar Sales to Benefit Returning Soldiers via the Call of Duty(R) Endowment

 

Activision Extends Commitment To Non-Profit Organization This Holiday

ActivisionSanta Monica, CA – Today, Call of Duty® fans have another opportunity to aid real-world warriors.

Activision Publishing, Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of Activision Blizzard, Inc. (Nasdaq: ATVI), has announced that proceeds from the sale of all Call of Duty®: Modern Warfare® 3 avatars on Xbox LIVE® Marketplace for the Xbox 360® video game and entertainment system from Microsoft between December 2nd and December 16th will be donated to the Call of Duty Endowment, a non-profit, public benefit corporation that helps Armed Forces veterans transition back to civilian life, find work and establish careers.

Call of Duty - Modern Warfare 3

Call of Duty - Modern Warfare 3

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Call of Duty Endowment launches Memorial Day Campaign to increase funding for Hire Heroes USA

 

The More People to “Like” the CODE Facebook Page, the More Funding for HHUSA

Washington, DC — The Call of Duty Endowment (CODE) announced it is launching a five day Memorial Day campaign to increase its grant funding for Hire Heroes USA (HHUSA) and to build awareness about the issue of veterans’ unemployment. HHUSA is an organization which focuses on providing career transition assistance to recently returning veterans. For every new fan that helps CODE support veterans and says they “Like” the Call of Duty Endowment Facebook page, between Thursday, May 27th and Monday, May 31st, CODE will increase their donation to HHUSA by $1.00. The campaign will last until 11:59pm PDT on Memorial Day, or until a grant of $50,000 has been reached, whichever benchmark expires first.

The grant awarded from CODE will go towards employment training programs that help military veterans successfully compete for 21st Century careers. HHUSA partners industry professionals with transitioning veterans during employment transition workshops, provides veterans with intensive career development programs, and gives returning service members the necessary tools needed to sustain a successful outcome when entering the 21st Century workforce. «Read the rest of this article»

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