Catan National Championship 2020 Season

What is the Catan National Championship?

Every year players from around the country compete in local qualifying tournaments. The winners of each of the tournaments win a seat at the Catan United States Championship. In 2020, the Catan US Championship will be held at the Origins Game Fair in Columbus, Ohio. Players will face off against all other winners of the qualifier tournaments and the Origins Qualifiers to become the year’s US Catan Champion. Every two years the US Champions are sent to the Catan World Championship  tournament to represent the United States. The 2020 Catan World Championship location to be announced at a later date.

We are currently booking stores, conventions, and charity events to host the Qualifier Tournaments. Keep checking back to see more listings! The 2019 Catan National Championship Season ends in May 1st, 2019. The 2020 Season starts June 1st, 2019.

Interested in hosting a Catan Qualifier Tournament? Click on the “Host” tab below to read more about the program. If that looks great and you’re ready to go, email our Organized Play Manager:  [email protected]

NOTE: All participants must be US Citizens/Permanent Residents and be 18+ years of age. Winners of Qualifier tournaments are not allowed to play in additional Qualifier events. 

Looking for the Catan  Tournament Rules? Download here.


Player Information Host Information 2018 Season Qualifiers

Host Address Date Winner
Let’s Play Gaming Expo Irving Convention Center at Las Colinas
500 West Las Colinas Boulevard
Irving, Texas 75039
June 28, 2019 - June 30, 2019
New Jersey Gamer Con 2349 W, NJ-70
The Crowne Plaza Philadelphia-Cherry Hill
Cherry Hill, New Jersey 08002
July 26, 2019 - July 28, 2019
Gen Con Indiana Convention Center
100 S Capitol Ave,
Indianapolis, Indiana 46225
August 2, 2019 - August 4, 2019
Board Game Bash 4415 S. IH 35 Frontage Rd.
Austin Marriott South
Austin, Texas 78744
August 9, 2019 - August 11, 2019
Coulee Con La Crosse Convention Center
300 Harborview Plaza
La Crosse, Wisconsin 54601
August 16, 2019 - August 18, 2019
ValleyCon 3333 13th Ave S
Ramada Fargo
Fargo, North Dakota 58103
October 18, 2019 - October 20, 2019
Midwest Game Fest 18011 Bass Pro Dr.
Stoney Creek Hotel and Conference Center
Independence, Missouri 64055
November 1, 2019 - November 4, 2019
KublaCon Burlingame Hyatt Regency
1333 Bayshore Highway
Burlingame, California 94010
May 22, 2020 - May 26, 2020
Origins Game Fair Greater Columbus Convention Center
400 N High St, Columbus, OH 43215
Columbus, Ohio 43215
June 18, 2020 - June 19, 2020