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Saturday, January 14, 2017

New NERF Battle Extravanganza date & Social Club Announced!

Yesterday's NERF Battle Extravaganza was EPIC! Over 100 kids participated! Thank you Erik and Pat Robinson for hosting such an amazing event! The date for the battle has been set for February 21! STAY CONNECTED and join the THSG NERF Social Club on facebook! This group was created for those families that have been to one of the epic NERF Battle Extravaganzas or have wanted to go. It's a place to stay connect to those families you met at one of the events, to post pictures of the fun you had and as inspiration to organize your own NERF day in your area and a place to post them to get the word out!

NERF Battle Extravaganza ~ All Things NERF (All Ages)
Organizers & Hosts: Pat & Erik (age 15) Robinson of Explore & Discover


NERF Battle Extravaganza -- All Things NERF 

A Grand NERF Battle 

WHEN: Tuesday, February 21st, 1pm-3pm

WHERE: New Mint Hill Park; soccer field
8850 Fairview Rd, Mint Hill, NC

WHO: All ages welcome. There will be a bunch of teens!

WHAT: Each participant could maybe also donate 10-20 darts to the NERF Battle (not required, but would be appreciated). That way "lost darts" are not so distressful. Mark your darts for identification purposes and ease of recovery. :).

There are some NERF bows and arrows too; All NERF weapons welcome.

Recommended: Eye protection for safety, not mandatory, but sunglasses or pool goggles will do.

RED and/or BLUE T-SHIRT – For team identification purposes.


FAQ: My son was curious how they will handle bullets?

My son was curious how they will handle bullets?
Pat Robinson: It is chaos. Simply chaos. LOL

We've done this multiple times with large groups. If the kids mark their darts in some manner: red dot on one end or the other; double dots, slash/dot, double slash, or squiggly nail polish, etc. the darts will me more identifiable at the end.

During the battle, the darts are a free-for-all to pick up, reuse, and shoot "spent darts". After one team's "FLAG" is captured, everyone reloads with miscellaneous darts. Battle resumes.


At the end of the Battle Extravaganza, everyone unloads all darts and we collect them all into a big pile to sort to their original owner.

(Easiest is to assume one will bring 10 darts and consider them a "donation" to the game. But, generally, everyone is able to identify "their" darts to take home, at the end!)

Any items that are left are gathered and brought to the next battle.

~ Hosted by Pat and Erik (age 15) Robinson

Please read:
To keep game play moving along and keeping things even and safe, please bring NERF guns that use darts only. (No "rival rounds" or balls). Please see the event description above regarding bringing ten darts with your name on them. Also see the FAQ in the event post above.

Thank you!! We can't wait!!

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