Three Event Weekend – Wellycon, Armageddon,& Nat Sci Fi Convention

Three (no FOUR!) great events over three days, and Ike and I’ll be hiding in the least known one 🙂

WELLYCON: Boardgaming fun: 4-5 June 2016 starting at 10am the Wellingotn Boardgaming convention – if you love board games check it out here   comiccon.co.nz/wellycon-nz-boardgaming-convention
Great for discovering brand new board games.

ARMAGEDDON: June 4-6th 2016 Queens Birthday long weekend 10am to 5pm all three days: http://www.armageddonexpo.com/nz/ of course you know about this event it has all these famous guests, and is a hit for cosplayers and tv watchers, and geeks of all kinds.

  • Rose McIver – IZOMBIE, ONCE UPON A TIME (Sat/Sun only)
  • David Giuntoli – GRIMM
  • Natalia Tena – HARRY POTTER FILMS, GAME OF THRONES
  • Robert Picardo – STAR TREK VOYAGER, STARGATE ATLANTIS
  • Robert Duncan McNeill – STAR TREK VOYAGER, CHUCK
  • Samuel Anderson – DOCTOR WHO
  • Ray Santiago – ASH vs EVIL DEAD (Sun only)
  • Dana DeLorenzo – ASH vs EVIL DEAD (Sun only)
  • Ted Raimi – XENA, SEAQUEST DSV (Sat/Sun only)
  • Tahmoh Penikett – SUPERNATURAL, DOLLHOUSE, BATTLESTA GALACTICA
  • Cliff Simon – STARGATE SG1
  • Graham McTavish – OUTLANDER, CREED, HOBBIT FILMS (Sun only)
  • Jed Brophy – HOBBIT FILMS, SHANNARA (Sat only)

AU CONTRAIRE (better known as the National Science Fiction and Fantasy Convention)  June 4th to June 6th 2016, comiccon.co.nz/au-contrairenz-sci-fi-con/ The guests of honour are A.J. Fitzwater and author Juliet Marillier.

Okay- I lied – there are 4 events white worlds signing

WHITE CLOUD WORLDS EXHIBITION: how could I have forgotten about this. It’s running  Sunday 5 June, to Sunday 12 June 2016 at the New Zealand Academy of Fine Arts. Which is unmissable if you love fantasy and art. www.eventfinda.co.nz/2016/white-cloud-worlds-academy-exhibition/wellington

Featuring work by over 30 artists from the popular White Cloud Worlds books, this new show will inspire and amaze with its selection of original and digital artworks aIke-rescuedwebnd sculpture from artists who have worked on some of the most well known film, graphic novel and game titles including The Hobbit and LOTR trilogies, Avatar, Mad Max: Fury Road, Wizards of the Coast, and more.

Ike and I are having fun, we hope you’re enjoying your weekend too…broomstick

 

 

 

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About ajponder

A.J. Ponder is the award winning author of Wizard's Guide to Wellington, Miss Lionheart and the Laboratory of Death, as well as a number of well-regarded short stories, including Dying for the Record.
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