Past Meetup

GalaxyFest 2013, February 8, 9, 10th at the Antler's Hotel

Details

GalaxyFest will be at the Antler's Hotel Feb 8 through 10th, with a Zombie Crawl on 2/7.

http://www.galaxyfest.org/

Online ticket sales end on 2/5, after that time you will need to purchase tkts at the door. Members of this group can purchase weekend tickets and daily passes online and get a 20% discount by using the VIP code liska.

http://www.galaxyfest.com/about/attend/

The game room is Palmer, it will be to the RIGHT of the main entrance off Cascade. It will be open from Friday though Sunday, with Hero Clixs at 10pm on Friday night and Magic the Gathering at 10pm Saturday night. There will be a variety of RPGs, Boardgames, Kid's Games, both scheduled and unscheduled, and a nightly Werewolf of Miller's Hollow game. All of this is covered under the weekend or daily pass. The game room is hosted by Petrie's Family Games (http://www.petriesgames.com/), find them in the vendor room, and Gaming Events in the Springs (http://www.meetup.com/Gaming-Events/) will have a fan table with the Sci Fi, Fantasy and Steampunk (http://www.meetup.com/SFandF/) meetup group.

A partial game room schedule is posted at the following link, Kid's room (Carson), RPGs (Palmer) and more boardgames (Palmer), are all to be added to this schedule:

http://www.galaxyfest.com/about/programming/2013-scheduling/gaming/

The RPGs are as follows:
Friday 2pm - 6pm Changeling: the Dreaming
Friday 6pm - 9pm Fiasco RPG: White Hole
Friday 9pm - 10pm Firefly RPG1

Saturday 10am - 2pm World of Darkness Mortal RPG
Saturday 2pm - 6pm Deadlands Reloaded RPG
Saturday 4pm - 6pm Laser Squid RPG (in Carson)
Saturday 7pm - 8pm Firefly RPG2
Saturday 9pm - 10pm Steampunk RPG

Sunday 10am - 12pm Pathfinder Societies
Sunday 2pm - 6pm Cosmic Patrol RPG

There are a variety of costume and cosplay opportunities as well as fashion shows; to include the Lords and Ladies of Galifrey 50th Grand Fashion Extravaganza on Saturday 2/9 at 7:00pm.

Scheduled guests include actress Claudia Christian (Babylon5), Felix Silva (Cousin Itt on "The Addams Family", the robot Twiki on "Buck Rogers in the 25th Century", and an Ewok in "Return of the Jedi"), Kathy Coleman (Holly Marshall on “Land of the Lost"), Frazer Hines (Jamie McCrimmon from "Doctor Who"), and Noah Hathaway (Atreyu in "The Neverending Story" and Boxey on the original "Battlestar Galactica").

I will be moderating a Doctor Who Fan panel on Friday 2/8 at 5:00pm in the Learning Center, theatre style room. There will also be a variety of Doctor Who related panels and events due to this being the 50th anniversary of the show. Frazer Hines will be back again this year as well as Colin Spaull, one of the directors of DW.

The Steampunk Tea is Sunday 2/10, from 2 to 4pm in the Kathy Lee Bates room on the 13th floor, it is included with all weekend and daily passes.