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BuckeyeThon BuckeyeThon

Day of Play

An Esports and In-person Event

BuckeyeThon is using the power of gaming to raise money for Nationwide Children's Hospital! On Sunday, October 23rd from 11:30am-5:00pm, BuckeyeThon, Buckeye Gaming Collective, and Ohio State Esports will be hosting a gaming marathon in the RPAC and online as an alternative way to engage and continue our fundraising efforts.

You and your friends will be able to engage through our Twitch stream, online tournaments, raffles, discord server and action-packed livestream, and our in-person board and arcade games, including laser tag! Want to know more about BuckeyeThon's impact? Go to the Impact section on the website to find out!

Livestream schedule:

  • 11:30am-12:30pm: Rocket League

  • 12:30-1:15pm: League of Legends 

  • 1:15-2:00pm: Mario Kart with the Champion Kids 

  • 2:00-2:45pm: Chess tournament 

  • 2:45-3:15pm: MultiVersus

  • 3:15-3:45pm: Super Smash Bros 

  • 3:45-4:30pm: Valorant 

Basketball Tournaments: We will be hosting a series of 3v3 basketball tournaments at the RPAC Upper Gyms. For more information and to sign up your team, go to:

Chess Tournaments: Chess tournaments will be held from 12pm-2:45pm, with the final two rounds featured on the livestream. These tournaments will he held in the Meeting Rooms in the RPAC. To sign up, go to:"

If you have questions about accessiblity or wish to request accommodations please contact Ambrosia Havan at  Typically, two weeks notice will allow us to provide seamless access.

If you have questions about any of these opportunities or have Team Members interested in participating, please reach out to the Director of Events, Allie Ewald at