Topic: Comic Cons
TODAY'S FEATURE IS BLOG #3783 - Yesterday, I and 11 other Department Heads of the San Diego Comic Fest, met in San Diego for the first planning meeting for the 2013 San Diego Comic Fest, (SDCF)!
Here are just some of the topics that were discussed at the meeting that I can share with you:
01) Volunteer positions are available! See this link to the page on the web site for more info.
02) The San Diego Comic Fest is filling out the paperwork to become a 501C3 charitable trust. More on that in the months to follow.
03) Why you should stay at the hotel? There will be packages for this year's Comic Fest. The SDCF will showcase those in the months to follow.
04) Brown Paper Tickets will continue to be our payment method. This is the link to the registration page.
05) I brought up the fact that there were several people that wanted to buy single day memberships online before the 2012 SDCF took place. It was agreed that single day memberships for the 2013 SDCFwill be sold only at the door, if we have not sold out the 3 day memberships, and would be subject to availabilty.
06) Dealer tables are $250 each, with 2 memberships included.
07) Larry Niven is the 'Special Guest of Honor' for the 2013 SDCF.
08) Look for an upcoming 'British Invasion' at the 2013 SDCF.
09) San Diego State University Library has started uploading videos filmed at the 2012 SDCF at their YouTube site.
10) This year's Saturday Night festivities will include a 'Masked Ball' with dancing!
11) The Art Show will be a true 'show', not just an exhibit, with an auction as well.
12) Cafe Frankenstein will have a new theme... 'The Draco Tavern'.
Whew! Well that's it for this update report from me!
Besides the links shown above, here are a few more for you to check out:
A) The Facebook Fan Page for the San Diego Comic Fest.
B) The web site for the San Diego Comic Fest.
C) The Town and Country Resort page at the SDCF.
Thanks for reading this blog post. There will be more updates in the months to follow.
I hope to see you at the 2013 San Diego Comic Fest!
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