Esports Gaming Lounge
Doylestown branch, 2500 Lower State Road
Metro Esports has arrived at the Doylestown branch with the opening of the esports lounge and technology-based education center. Come be a part of the first partnership of this kind in our region!
In addition to summer camps and classes for youth and teens, the Gaming Lounge in Doylestown will also offer open access options for members and the community of all ages as well as leagues, after school tech education program and weekly classes.
Esports participants are welcome to be who they are, excel at what they love, and develop the social, strategic, and problem-solving skills necessary to grow in the Esports industry in a safe, moderated, and inclusive environment.
Financial assistance available for programs and memberships.
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YMCA Member Perks
- Exclusive access to the Metro Minecraft Server
- Free entry to Friday Night Tournaments
- Free access to routine, unique, and dynamic gaming events including our WEEKLY Minecraft Mondays and Mario Wednesdays.
- Discounts on our gaming, tech, and esports programming
- Incredible Minecraft server multiplayer experience. Learn More
Esports Gaming Lounge Access
All Doylestown YMCA members have unlimited access to our state-of-the-art gaming facility and savings on gaming, esports, and tech programs! Not a YMCA member? Enjoy the following access rates:
Non-member one day access: $10/per person
Non-member monthly access: $43/month per person
Gaming Lounge Open Hours
Saturday and Sunday 2:00-6:00PM
Seven days a week, enjoy access to over 30 high powered gaming PCs, 10+ latest and greatest gaming consoles, and a growing library of over 40 video games to choose from, with titles for all ages.
Age 6+, Kids 8 & under must be supervised by parent/guardian. Kids 9-11 yrs should have parent in building. Kids 12 and younger have an automatic age restriction on their gaming account that can be lifted with parent/guardian permission.
Gaming PC specifications:
- GPU: Nvidia RTX 3080 Ti 12GB DDR6X
- CPU: Intel Core i5-12600k 3.7 GHz
- SSD: 1TB PCIe Gen 4.0 NVMe M.2
- RAM: 32GB DDR4 3600 MHz
- Monitor: ASUS TUF 27” 2K HDR 165hz GSYNC
- PlayStation 5, Xbox Series X, Nintendo Switch OLED, Oculus Quest 2
Tech Ed Classes
Tech Ed classes provide a great opportunity to learn new skills and make friends who share your interests. We offer a variety of programs for members (M) and nonmembers (NM) including:
Minecraft and Code - Nov 20-Feb 5 (M $431, NM $575)
Join Metro and the Y for exciting competitive and casual esports programming. Our programs incorporate competition, livestream events, prizing, recruitment opportunities, and game-based education. Bring your friend or compete as a free-agent to be paired with a team member in your age group.
Super Smash Club
Friday Night Tournaments: Every Friday (M $0, NM $10)
Weekly & Monthly Events
Love gaming? Celebrate your birthday at our new gaming lounge! Guests enjoy all lounge amenities and party space for food and cake.
Two-hour parties available:
Sat/Sun 3:30-5:30PM (shared with open hours), M $315, NM $395
Private, after hours:
Saturday, 6-8PM, M $499, NM $595, additional hour $160
Esports Summer Camp
Grades 3-7 | Camp is filled with gaming and educational programs to enrich your child's ability to communicate, socialize, learn, and understand the various occupational outlets that gaming and esports have to offer.
- Convenient weekly schedules are available.
- Program held at our new state-of-the-art Gaming Lounge in Doylestown
- All equipment and games provided
Gaming Lounge Policies
Esports Lounge is open to all ages. As in all areas of the Y, children age 8 and under must be accompanied by a parent or guardian at all times. Parent/Guardian need not be present if child is age 9+, instead, we welcome parents with YMCA membership to use this time to enjoy the facility and get a good workout in!
ESRB Game Ratings
Gameplay age restrictions are in place based on the ESRB rating of the game. Overrides to age restrictions through parent/guardian permission only.
We are proud to partner with Metro to provide a safe and fully supervised environment. All gaming stations, computers and games are provided. Each PC station will be warded against harmful internet voice chats using Kidas, a child protection software specifically built for PC games. Learn more at kidas.net