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New Fan Convention - Fest of Al

Postby festofal » Tue Sep 19, 2017 8:21 pm

Hi all!
I wanted to let you know that I am putting together a new "Weird Al" fan convention to take place in September 22nd and 23rd, 2018 in Denver, CO.
You can visit festofal.com to see more info as it becomes available. Let me know if you have questions or would like to be involved!
(I'm new on the boards but have been involved in the fandom since ~1996.)

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Re: New Fan Convention - Fest of Al

Postby TMBJon » Tue Sep 19, 2017 11:20 pm

Do you mind if I ask who the guests will be? What the schedule is? It's hard to imagine that there will be a convention happening in three days and there are no guests, no schedule posted, and registration opens "late September".
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Re: New Fan Convention - Fest of Al

Postby Muppetboy09 » Tue Sep 19, 2017 11:31 pm

TMBJon wrote:Do you mind if I ask who the guests will be? What the schedule is? It's hard to imagine that there will be a convention happening in three days and there are no guests, no schedule posted, and registration opens "late September".

The original post says it will be September of 2018 (don't worry, I had the same initial reaction)
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Re: New Fan Convention - Fest of Al

Postby TMBJon » Wed Sep 20, 2017 12:42 am

Haha oh ok!
Fair enough, but I'm still interested in any info about which guests are coming and what kind of activities will be going on.
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Re: New Fan Convention - Fest of Al

Postby festofal » Thu Sep 21, 2017 2:43 am

Haha yes, I suppose I should bold the 2018 portion!
I'm currently working on securing guests (comedians and musicians.) The schedule will include social events such as Al Karaoke, a UHF quote-a-long, and a dance. There will be a main events room, a video/panel room, and a space for vendors.
Thanks!

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Re: New Fan Convention - Fest of Al

Postby festofal » Thu Mar 22, 2018 1:45 am

Wanted to update the Fest of Al is 6 months away! We have a great headliner: The Gregory Brothers! They are well known for their work as Schmoyoho and their Songify the News series. (And you may have seen the video they did with Al during the election.)
We're going to have a lot of comedy music to see! Hope some of you can make it!

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Re: New Fan Convention - Fest of Al

Postby yankochick38 » Sat Apr 28, 2018 10:14 pm

You GUYS, this is still a thing and it's amazing so far.

How do I know?? |) Well...!


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In this first installment of the Fest of Al Chronicles, Raquel Hartzell introduces herself and answers the burning questions on everyone's minds about Fest of Al. Don't forget to get your tickets starting May 1st!
Visit festofal.com and facebook.com/festofalcon for more info.

-Alicia :yay:
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Re: New Fan Convention - Fest of Al

Postby yankochick38 » Tue May 01, 2018 11:21 pm

YO!
Guess what??
I'm gonna be at Fest of Al on behalf of YNN! :whoot:
This fest will feature comedy, music and most importantly all things "Weird Al" Yankovic!
You can get FREE PASSES to the fest THIS WEEK with a hotel reservation, so head to festofal.com to get your room now and have the chance to be featured on YNN!!
And really, how can you pass up FREE PASSES???

PLUS!

Fest of Al is currently doing a Facebook promotion where if you tell your “Meeting Al” story in the comments and tag someone who would also be interested in going to Fest of Al by tomorrow at 4pm (MDT), you could win a pair of 2-day passes!!! Easy!!

Can't wait to see you all there!! :accordion:

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