Across the Board Holiday 2019


Across the Board Games Brings Families Together Year After Year

St. Louis, MO (October 4, 2019) – Start a new tradition this year, and for holiday seasons to come, by unwrapping a beautifully crafted wooden game from Across The Board ( Grandparents, parents and grandchildren will enjoy the fun and unique games hand crafted to entertain for generations.

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Already best sellers in households across the country, the following board games will become a beloved pastime long after the tree and decorations are gone: Maple ($96) or Walnut ($116) Horseracing Game, Baseball Game ($50), Marbles & Jokers ($56), Penny Basketball, Hockey or Soccer Games ($38 each). The family-run workshop, headquartered in St. Louis, MO, creates gorgeous, finely crafted maple and walnut wooden board games.

“This game is a lot of fun when you play with your family. We play with all ages from 8 – 71 and all have a great time,” emailed one consumer after purchasing the Walnut Horseracing Game.

Horseracing Game • Maple $96 / Walnut $116 • Recommended Ages 13+
Everyone can be a winner when the racetrack is in your own home. This simple and exciting game can be played with both small and large groups! Both lighter maple and darker walnut boasts a nearly 11-pound wood veneer board and hardwood game base, deck of cards, pair of dice and eleven numbered horses.

Baseball Game • $50 • Ages 6+Baseball Game • $50 • Ages 6+
Hit a home run with this handcrafted baseball game! Fun for rookies and major league players alike, this game is easy to learn and fun for hours! Roll the dice and run the pegs around the bases to score a run.

Marbles & Jokers • $56 • Ages 8+Marbles & Jokers • $56 • Ages 8+
Combine a little luck and a lot of strategy to outwit your opponents and bring your marbles home. For those new to the game, Across the Board includes a handful of “Cheat Sheet” cards to keep the game simple!

Penny Games (choose from Hockey, Soccer or Basketball) • $38 • Ages 5+
This board game is easy-to-play and brings all the excitement of Hockey, Soccer or Basketball into your own home. Each game includes a colorful game board, two metal pegs, a penny and directions.

Find all of these games and more gift ideas online at Follow Across The Board on their many social media channels including Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and YouTube.

Read the press release as a PDF

Across the Board is a St. Louis family owned and operated workshop specializing in high quality, handcrafted, unique wooden board games. All board games are made with premium materials and assembled with the utmost care and precision. Our top priorities are attention to detail and providing unmatched customer service. Our board games are reinventions of old classics. They do not require batteries, computer screens, televisions or an electric outlet. Instead, they encourage personal interaction that cannot be replicated. Families and friends can once again gather around the kitchen table for an exciting night of game play they won’t want to end. Discover all of our games at


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