EMC1 Schedule

Thursday Night, August 23, 2007

Dealer set-up in the Junior Ballroom 8:00 to 10:00 p.m.

Art Show set-up in the Elizabeth Ballroom art room 8:00 to 10:00 p.m.

Con Suite (Room 1226) set-up in the Con Suite (early arrivals *may* be able to pick up their con packets)

 

Friday, August 24, 2007

7:00 to 9:00 a.m Dealer set-up in the Junior Ballroom

7:00 to 9:00 a.m Art show set-up and drop off in the Elizabeth Ballroom art room

9:00 a.m. Con Registration officially opens in front of the Elizabeth Ballroom (look for a table with balloons in front of the big glass doors at the back of the Hilton's palatial lobby)

9:00-11:00 a.m. Café Fandom Meet and greet your fellow fans over a free breakfast. Play fannish games and win prizes!

11:00 a.m. Panels (four tracks) begin and continue through midnight

11:00 a.m. Con Suite Opens

11:00 a.m. Art show drop off reopens

11:00 a.m. Dealer's Room Opens (dealers may set-up at any time throughout the day)

11:00 a.m. Orphan Merchandise drop begins (and continues throughout the day)

12:00 p.m. Art Show Opens (art can be dropped off anytime thoughout the day)

1:00 p.m. Pizza! Pizza! snack in the Con Suite

Panels, panels, panels, panels, workshops, games and episodes throughout the day

6:00 p.m. Dealer's Room closes

7:00 p.m. The EMC BIG VID SHOW in the Elizabeth Ballroom

10:30 p.m. to 11:30 p.m. All hands on deck for the EMC pool and hot tub party!

11:00-Midnight Graveyard DIY Panels

Midnight--all official con activities close until 9:00 a.m. Saturday

 

Saturday, August 25, 2007

7:00 to 9:00 a.m Dealer Setup in the Junior Ballroom

9:00 a.m. Con Registration officially opens in front of the Elizabeth Ballroom (look for a table with balloons in front of the big glass doors at the back of the Hilton's palatial lobby)

9:00-11:00 a.m. Café Fandom Meet and greet your fellow fans over a free breakfast. Play fannish games and win prizes!

11:00 a.m. Panels (four tracks) and Workshops begin and continue through midnight

11:00 a.m. Con Suite Opens

11:00 a.m. Dealer's Room Opens

11:00 a.m. Art Show Opens

1:00 p.m. Pizza! Pizza! snack in the Con Suite

Panels, panels, panels, panels, workshops, games, episodes throughout the day

6:00 p.m. Dealer's Room closes

7:00-10:00 p.m. EMC's Saturday Night Spectacular-Spectacular! Come to the Elizabeth Ballroom to experience fannish entertainment--comedy, cabaret, art and charity auction--while enjoying a lavish dessert spread! And enjoy a 30-minute encore of the best of the Friday night BIG VID SHOW.

10:00-Midnight Graveyard DIY Panels & workshops

11:00 p.m.-Midnight Art Show pick up for those leaving early Sunday

Midnight--all official con activities close until 9:00 a.m. Sunday

 

Sunday, August 26, 2007

9:00 a.m. Con Registration officially opens in front of the Elizabeth Ballroom (look for a table with balloons in front of the big glass doors at the back of the Hilton's palatial lobby)

9:00 a.m. Art Show pickup opens

9:00-11:00 a.m. Albie Award Presentation, Song Vids, and Games BIG DOOR PRIZE: A FREE CON AT EMC2--a full attending EMC 2008 membership and two-night hotel stay (must be present to win).

11:00 a.m. Dealer's Room Opens

11:00 a.m. Panels (four tracks) begin and continue through 3:00 p.m.

10:00 a.m. Con Suite Opens

Panels, panels, panels, panels, workshops, vids throughout the day

2:00 p.m. Dealer's Room closes (must vacate room by 4:00 p.m.)

3:00 p.m. Panel rooms close

3:00-4:00 p.m. Dead Dog panel in the Con Suite

4:00 p.m. Con Suite Closes--convention over for this year