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AlterEgos Events offers alternative experiences.

Meryl Rosenberg and Dayle Mallinson, the dynamic duo behind popular niche events such as the Jhb Medieval Fayre, Fantasy Fayre, Discworld Day, A Viking Thing, and Mutters Dog Days offer all round exciting adventures and experiences like you will find nowhere else in South Africa.

Well known for their amazing markets, fantastic entertainment and special touches that create memorable moments, AlterEgos offers a full house when it comes to event organisation.

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Upcoming events (5)

The Ridiculously Remote Fantasic Fantasy Trivia Test #2

Online event

"I will take the ring to Mordor, though I do not know the way." We will show you the way young Hobbit! Join us in the Alter Egos Zoom Room to test your fantasy fiction trivia! Whether you are locked down with your family, or on your own you can join in from a single screen on your pc or phone. The trivia will last 45 - 60 minutes, with some fun banter and interaction in between. The Logistics: 1. Email [masked] to book your spot 2. On the day of the event, you will receive a link to the Zoom-Room in your email, please make sure you accept the invite so we know to expect you. 3. The Zoom-Room will open 10 minutes prior to the start of the event in order for you to size up your competition. 4. PLEASE MAKE SURE YOUR VIDEO & AUDIO WORK AND ARE TURNED ON! • Have a pen and paper and a sense of humour handy. • You can play off a pc or phone that has sound & a mic... and a webcam or phone camera is a big plus! (You'll need the free Zoom Cloud app on your phone only- nothing extra needed for desktops or laptops) • Please try test everything beforehand, we will not be able to help you with your tech once the quiz has started, nor will questions be repeated if you arrive late. 5 BONUS POINTS UP FOR GRABS! ✨ 1 bonus point if you played the previous online trivia quiz with us ✨ 1 bonus point if you are dressed in fabulous fantasy attire ✨ 1 bonus point for having a (non-breathing)mascot with you ✨ 2 bonus points for making a donation. (see below) RULES 1. ABSOLUTELY NO GOOGLING, we are trusting you. 2. No shouting out of the answers 3. No leaving the (irl) room whilst the questions are being asked 4. Quiz Mistress' decision is final, we do not negotiate 5. Just have fun! Quiz Mistress Dayle 'DoubleD' Robyn will explain the rules on your arrival. Join us and the alternative community, make friends, play the game and keep the lockdown blues locked out! It's free to join, but donations are welcomed - click https://www.alteregos.co.za/product/donation-online-quiz/ for the standard R20 donation Help Alter Egos Events to keep bringing you alternative experiences! Your donation can assist with keeping us creative. Donate now to participate in our online events – you can edit the amount to whatever you want!

The Ridiculously Remote Seriously Sci-Fi Trivia Test #2

Online event

Strap on your space suits and prepare the sonic transducer! We're about to be probed! Test your sci-fi pop culture knowledge! From movies to books with some series and music thrown in, you might even get body snatched! Whether you are locked down with your family, or on your own you can join in from a single screen on your pc or phone. The trivia will last 45 - 60 minutes, with some fun banter and interaction in between. The Logistics: 1. Spots are limited, the first 20 people to email [masked] to confirm their booking will have a spot reserved. 2. On the day of the event, you will receive a link to the Zoom-Room in your email, please make sure you accept the invite so we know to expect you. 3. The Zoom-Room will open 10 minutes prior to the start of the event in order for you to size up your competition. 4. PLEASE MAKE SURE YOUR VIDEO & AUDIO WORK AND ARE TURNED ON! • Have a pen and paper and a sense of humour handy. • You can play off a pc or phone that has sound & a mic... and a webcam or phone camera is a big plus! (You'll need the free Zoom Cloud app on your phone only- nothing extra needed for desktops or laptops) • Please try test everything beforehand, we will not be able to help you with your tech once the quiz has started, nor will questions be repeated if you arrive late. 5 BONUS POINTS UP FOR GRABS! ✨ 1 bonus point if you played the previous online trivia quiz with us ✨ 1 bonus point if you are dressed seriously sci-fi. ✨ 1 bonus point for having a mascot with you ✨ 2 bonus points for making a donation. RULES 1. ABSOLUTELY NO GOOGLING, we are trusting you. 2. No shouting out of the answers 3. No leaving the (irl) room whilst the questions are being asked 4. Quiz Mistress' decision is final, we do not negotiate 5. Just have fun! Quiz Mistress Lady D will explain the rules on your arrival. Join us and the alternative community, make friends, play the game and keep the lockdown blues locked out! It's free to join, but donations are welcomed - click https://www.alteregos.co.za/product/donation-online-quiz/ for the standard R20 donation Help Alter Egos Events to keep bringing you alternative experiences! Your donation can assist with keeping us creative. Donate now to participate in our online events – you can edit the amount to whatever you want!

Medieval Fayre 2020: There & Back Again

La Vue Guest Lodge

“Far over misty mountains cold To dungeons deep and caverns old We must away, ere break of day, To find our long-forgotten gold.” ― J.R.R. Tolkien, The Hobbit, or There and Back Again Tickets: https://qkt.io/Medieval2020 Somewhere between the Shire and Isengard, on the road to Mordor we find a magical place where Hobbits and Orcs, Ents and Elves all live in harmony. Where tradesman and crafters, warriors and wizards and dragons and dwarves can be found wandering freely. Experience battles, beards, stocks, swords, archery, meat and ale. The Middle Earth market will trade all day! Stroll through Rivendell village, purchase wares, fill your bellies, dance and get merry on mead. ATTRACTIONS: - Ye Olde Tavern Quiz with Lady Dayle 'DoubleD' Robyn (world famous throughout the West Rand) - Eoin's Tankard's Mead & White Dog Taproom Ale - Fight-A-Knight with the JuggerKnights - Weapons forging displays and Axe Throw with Drakon Forge - Archery & Mounted Archery with ShaTranj Mounted Combat & Bushcraft - Fancydress Contest - The Fellowship Quest - The Dahogrian Empire Battles - Medieval Equine Displays with the South African Lipizzaners - Themed produce, crafts and wares in the market - A Mordor Murder Mystery Game! - Dungeons & Dragons! - See your favourite characters brought to life … and more! Map to Venue: https://goo.gl/maps/TkgXqikT9k62 GET TICKETS ONLINE at https://qkt.io/Medieval2020! HOBBITS TICKET: Hobbits also known as 'halflings' on account of their short stature. • Adult Hobbit Tickets: R80 online • Child Hobbit Ticket (under 12): R30 online ISTARI (Wizard) TICKET: • R450 online only Included in the ticket price - A skull glass to toast victory over your enemies; mead, ale, turkey leg and activity vouchers as well as a map of the venue and a timetable There are only 100 of these tickets available! QUENDI (High Elf) TICKET: Known as The FirstBorn, the Elves of Middle Earth are immortal and powerful. • Quendi Couple Tickets: R[masked] PER COUPLE online only Included in the ticket price - A fast pass to get you to the head of any queue, a skull mug to toast victory over your enemies; mead, ale, turkey leg and activity vouchers; a map of the venue and a timetable, as well as overnight accommodation at the venue and Sunday breakfast. There are only 8 of these tickets available! HALFLING BYRDING (Birthday) TICKET: R4000 online only A halfling celebrating his or her birthday was called a byrding. Included in the ticket price - A party experience for 8 kids under 12 plus 2 supervising adults, with a fast pass to get each one to the head of any queue, activity vouchers for battles, archery, unicorn rides and more; birthday cupcakes; turkey legs and drink; and free parking for the drivers. There are only only 2 of these tickets available! ELVEN BEGETTING (Birthday) TICKET: R4600 online only Included in the ticket price - A party experience for 8 adults, with a fast pass to get each one to the head of any queue; skull glasses to toast victory over your enemies; activity vouchers for battles and archery;cupcakes; turkey legs, mead and ale; and free parking for the drivers. There are only only 2 of these tickets available! • ORCS ON THE DAY: Adult Orcs - R100 Child Orcs (under 12) - R50 Tiny Orcs (under 3) - FREE • PARKING: R20 per vehicle • Socialised pets (even dragons) on leashes welcome! Full descriptions of all tickets can be found at https://qkt.io/Medieval2020

The Ridiculously Remote Magical Medieval Trivia Test #2

Online event

Magic, mystery and a little mayhem! Test your medieval knowledge! From movies to books with some series and music thrown in, you might even find the Holy Grail! Whether you are locked down with your family, or on your own you can join in from a single screen on your pc or phone. The trivia will last 45 - 60 minutes, with some fun banter and interaction in between. The Logistics: 1. Spots are limited, the first 20 people to email [masked] to confirm their booking will have a spot reserved. 2. On the day of the event, you will receive a link to the Zoom-Room in your email, please make sure you accept the invite so we know to expect you. 3. The Zoom-Room will open 10 minutes prior to the start of the event in order for you to size up your competition. 4. PLEASE MAKE SURE YOUR VIDEO & AUDIO WORK AND ARE TURNED ON! • Have a pen and paper and a sense of humour handy. • You can play off a pc or phone that has sound & a mic... and a webcam or phone camera is a big plus! (You'll need the free Zoom Cloud app on your phone only - nothing extra needed for desktops or laptops) • Please try test everything beforehand, we will not be able to help you with your tech once the quiz has started, nor will questions be repeated if you arrive late. 5 BONUS POINTS UP FOR GRABS! ✨ 1 bonus point if you played the previous online trivia quiz with us ✨ 1 bonus point if you are dressed magically medieval! ✨ 1 bonus point for having a mascot with you ✨ 2 bonus points for making a donation. RULES 1. ABSOLUTELY NO GOOGLING, we are trusting you. 2. No shouting out of the answers 3. No leaving the (irl) room whilst the questions are being asked 4. Quiz Mistress' decision is final, we do not negotiate 5. Just have fun! Quiz Mistress Lady D will explain the rules on your arrival. Join us and the alternative community, make friends, play the game and keep the lockdown blues locked out! It's free to join, but donations are welcomed - click https://www.alteregos.co.za/product/donation-online-quiz/ for the standard R20 donation Help Alter Egos Events to keep bringing you alternative experiences! Your donation can assist with keeping us creative. Donate now to participate in our online events – you can edit the amount to whatever you want!

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