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Nintendo Takes Super Mario Maker 2 And Other Switch Games On A Road Trip Across US

by Joseph Stanichar on May 30, 2019 at 12:55 PM

The tour's first stop at Navy Pier in Chicago, Illinois, begins on June 26, two days before the launch of Super Mario Maker 2. Otherwise, every other game at the event will be available to the public.

The event will have a theme corresponding to the games on tour, and include a stage with warp pipes for Super Mario Maker 2, neon colors for Splatoon 2, and bucket race car seats for Mario Kart 8 Deluxe.

The games available at the event are Super Mario Maker 2, Super Smash Bros. Ultimate, Mario Kart 8 Deluxe, Pokémon Let's Go Pikachu and Eevee, Overcooked 2, Super Mario Party, and Splatoon 2.

Here are the dates and locations where the Nintendo Switch Tour plans to stop:






Navy Pier

Chicago, Illinois




June 26-30


Milwaukee, Wisconsin




July 3-7

California State Fair

Sacramento, California




July 12-14

Bite of Seattle

Seattle, Washington




July 19-21


Bethlehem, Pennsylvania




Aug. 2-4

Iowa State Fair

Des Moines, Iowa




Aug. 8-11

Kentucky State Fair

Louisville, Kentucky




Aug. 15-19

The Great New York State Fair

Syracuse, New York




Aug. 22-25

Minnesota State Fair

Saint Paul, Minnesota




Aug. 30-Sept. 2

New Mexico State Fair

Albuquerque, New Mexico




Sept. 6-8

LA County Fair

Pomona, California




Sept. 11-15

The Big E

West Springfield, Massachusetts




Sept. 26-29

Georgia National Fair

Perry, Georgia




Oct. 3-6

For more on Super Mario Maker 2, check out our New Gameplay Today where we got hands-on time with the game.

[Source: Nintendo]