The World

About the World

GameChangerWorld, a.k.a. The World, is a state of the art event space in Howell, NJ. The World hosts over 150 events per year. Concerts, gaming tournaments, teen dance nights, laser tag and other exciting events will debut in 2014.

The box office is available by phone Monday-Friday 10am to 6pm
and during all shows at
(732) 578-8494

It has a snack bar stocked with fun & tasty concessions from nachos, pretzels and mozzarella sticks to churros and cookies!

The gaming room/VIP lounge houses 30 xbox stations and arcades. Over 60 players gaming at the same time!

The transformative, multi-purpose space holds up to 750 guests and is available for birthdays, sweet sixteens, bar/bat mitzvahs, receptions, trade shows, corporate events, fundraisers, sport competitions and much more!

All-inclusive themed party packages featuring superhero/animated characters, popstar/rockstar, gaming, laser tag & more are booking now! Check out our RENTALS page for more info.

Public Transportation is available. NJ Transit buses run from New York and stop within two blocks of the venue. The venue is located on Route 9 South and easily accessible from the Garden State Parkway, New Jersey Turnpike, I-195, Routes 18, 33 and 66. Just 50 miles from NYC and Philadelphia.

To encourage carpooling and avoid parking issues, parking will be a flat $5 fee per car. Our parking lots are patrolled by the Howell Township Police Department and The World security. VIP Parking is available on select shows. Our parking lot has 24 hour video surveillance.

Combining music, gaming and the hottest trends in youth market, The World is a premiere destination in the Tri-State Area.

Venue Rules and Regulations

Directions By Car

New Jersey

From North

Garden State Parkway South to exit 123 to merge onto U.S. 9 South toward Sayreville/Old Bridge. Take Route 9 South for about 20 miles. GameChangerWorld will be on your right.

Toms River Area: 18 miles

Take Garden State Parkway North to Exit 98 toward NJ-138 West. Keep left at the fork, follow signs for Garden State Parkway North/Interstate 195W/New Jersey 34. Keep right at the fork and merge onto NJ-138W. Continue onto 1-95W and take exit 28B to merge onto U.S. 9 North toward Freehold. Take the Strickland Rd/Wychoff Road exit. Turn left onto Strickland Round. Take the 1st left onto U.S. 9S. GameChangerWorld will be on your right.

From South:

Take Garden State Parkway North to exit 83 for U.S. 9 for 16 miles. Take the Strickland Road/Wychoff Road exit and turn left onto Strickland Road. Take the 1st left onto U.S. 9 S. GameChangerWorld will be on your right.

Philadelphia: 60 miles

Take 1-95 North to exit 46A to merge onto U.S. 1 North toward Morrisville. Exit onto S Warren St toward Route 29. Turn left onto NJ-29 S and continue onto 1-195 East. Continue onto 1-195 East and take exit 22 toward Jackson Mills Road. Keep left at the fork, follow signs for Turkey Swamp Park then turn left onto Jackson Mills Road. Turn right onto Strickland Road. Slight right to merge onto U.S. 9. GameChangerWorld will be one mile on your right.

New York City: 50 miles

Take 1-78 W to 1-95 South toward Turnpike South. Continue on the ramp and merge onto 1-95 South. Take exit 11 for U.S. 9 toward Woodbridge. Follow signs for Garden State Parkway South and merge onto Garden State Parkway. Take exit 123 to merge onto US. 9 South toward Sayreville/Old Bridge. Stay on Route 9 for 20 miles, GameChangerWorld will be on your right.

Directions By Bus

Take Bus 67 to Howell Park and Ride on Rt.9 (at Strickland Road). GameChangerWorld is located less then a half mile.
New Jersey Transit | Academy Bus

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Airports

Newark International Airport (40 miles)
3 Brewster Road
Newark, NJ 07114

Philadelphia International Airport (70 miles)
8800 Essington Ave
Philadelphia, PA 19153

GameChangerWorld · 798 US Route 9 South, Howell, NJ 07731 · (732) 578-8494