Due to Tasmania’s temperamental weather, several of our events have been rescheduled for the coming 30th of November, making next weekend choc-a-block full of AICon goodness.
Why we’re here, AICon would like to thank everyone who attended the Hobart Christmas parade, our group ended up winning Best Costumed!
And another massive thank you to all those who donated to AICon’s Indiegogo Campaign! We were able reach out goal and raise over $7500! Thank you all for your support!
Also a last minute reminder on the Facebook FRUiTS Fashion competition. Entries close tonight at midnight! Then it will be on with the judging.
And here’s a quick update of what is happening next weekend.
Launceston Christmas Parade
DigiVisiPop (the UTAS society behind AICon and MAICon) are joining in the Christmas Pageant in Launceston. We are hoping to get a good crowd and would love cosplayers from the community to join us. Please let us know if you will be coming via out Facebook Event (below) or email us via firstname.lastname@example.org.
Launceston Cosplay Picnic
The Launceston Cosplay Picnic will be held after the Launceston Christmas Parade at City park from 1pm. Come see an exclusive preview of “Cinderella – A Christmas Pantomime” from Stephen Beckett Productions! The full show will be performed at the Earl Arts Centre, Dec 20-22 for those interested. Also, meet world-class cosplayer, Eve Beauregard as mentioned in the Launceston Examiner!
Next week we will have an article in the Examiner about the picnic too, so if you’d like the chance to be in the photo, the shoot is scheduled for 12:30pm on Monday at the City Park rotunda. Turn up in costume and on time and have some fun! Find out more at our Facebook event!
Ulverstone Cosplay Picnic
Due to the torrent of rain that hit the Northern part of the state, the Ulverstone Picnic has also been moved to the 30th of November. Scheduled for 12 noon at the Dinosaur Park. There will be a prize for best costume!Find out more at the Facebook event.
Alice in Wonderland Tea Party
Down in Hobart, our Alice in Wonderland Tea Party will now be happening on the 30th of November at Fitzroy Gardens at 12 noon. For those attending, we would appreciate you bringing a plate of food to share. For more information on the event please head to the Facebook Event page.
Also, tickets are scheduled to come out on the 1st of December and are a great Christmas gift!