Contender eSports cary

The Gaming Experience For You

Contender eSports in Cary, NC offers a fun, innovative, and educational approach to the gaming world. Our location serves as the premier eSports Gaming Center for the Triangle area of North Carolina (Raleigh, Durham, & Chapel Hill).


Contender Esports Cary Gaming Center

Contender eSports Cary was opened in October 2020 by Caleb Smith (a lifelong gamer and athlete) and Vinny Smith (a video designer and programmer). Contender eSports Cary is dedicated to building character and life skill development through productive video gaming. Caleb and Vinny (and the entire staff) are committed to creating premier youth development experiences in order to make The Triangle the eSports capital of North America.

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We Have What You Need to Succeed

At Contender eSports Cary, we pride ourselves on having a state-of-the art gaming center with an experienced staff dedicated to helping gamers reach their goals. Whether you’re looking to make a career out of online video gaming or strengthen your skills to compete against your friends, we have everything you need to make the most of your online gaming experience.

What We Offer:

In addition to eSports, we can also introduce you to the early stages of IT, coding, video game design, and more.

Top-Level Video Gaming & eSports Facility

50 Gaming Stations, Including PCs & Console

Friendly & Experienced Staff

Let’s Begin!

Ready to Start Your eSports Gaming Experience?

If you would like to begin your journey in esports, our team at Contender eSports Cary is here to help set you up for success. We will gladly answer any of your questions. Contact us today to experience everything that Contender eSports Cary has to offer.

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Track Out Camps Are Available!

We offer STEM-focused summer esports camps with single-day, 3-day and 5-day options. Promoting a balance between screen time and physical activity, our camps include STEM education, esports training and outdoor activities, and are offered weekly! See our video to learn more about our track out camps, and be sure to visit the STEM Camps page to learn more!

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Waverly Place Shopping Center
316 Colonades Way 108C
Cary, NC 27518




Sun 12PM-10PM

Mon-Thu 2PM-10PM

Fri 2PM-12AM

Sat 11AM-12PM

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