Nickel City Con - May 19-21 - Buffalo/Niagara Convention Center

Discussion in 'Buffalo, NY' started by Otto_den_Ktulu, Mar 20, 2017.

  1. Otto_den_Ktulu North Ridge Event Coordinator / Diplomat

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    Hello all!

    We have been invited back to the Nickel City Con, running from Friday May 19 to Sunday May 21 at the Buffalo Niagara Convention Center.

    This year's Con includes guests like William Shatner, Billy Dee Williams, Nichelle Nichols, Joe Montana, Sting (WCW) and many more.

    Event times for the weekend are Friday 3-8, Saturday 10-7 and Sunday 10-5.

    As most of you are aware, we are planning on participating in the WNY Vision walk the morning of Saturday May 20, so we will attend the Con afterward. If you feel that you are unable to do the walk, you are more than welcome to appear at the Con that morning, and we will meet you there.

    Unlike last time, we will have a secure room to change in, and store personal items, on the lower level. Our booth number is #607.

    For anyone who needs to know when set up times are, we are able to set up on Thursday, May 18 from 12pm-7pm, and Friday morning 7am-2:30pm.

    Please post below, as soon as possible, what days and times you plan to attend.

    I should, in theory, be able to do Friday 3-4, Saturday after the Vision Walk until 4ish, and Sunday 12-5.
  2. quigonschuel Jedi Knight

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    Being an employee of Dave and Adam's (the NCC organizers), I will have to work there during the weekend. Will not know what my availability, if any, will be until closer to the event.

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  3. jwnikita Jedi Padawan

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    I will be splitting appearance days and time with SAWNY so I will be there, just not sure which booth and which hours as of yet.
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  4. myhale99 Jedi Master

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    I'll be at the con, just not sure if I'm going to "couter" up yet.


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  5. Grog Zombie Jedi Padawan

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    I plan on being there as much as I can all three days. Emily is unavailable on Sunday.
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  6. VideoPrince North Ridge Treasurers / Diplomat

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    We are available for the duration.
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  7. Solo42986 Jedi Master

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    I am unavailable. May is a busy month!
  8. WookieeJedi Jedi Master

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    I plan to be there Sat or Sunday (which ever one we need more people for) with the other day I will be with super hero alliance. Friday would be hard since work until 5pm..no to mention make for a long weekend.
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  9. Lee Solara North Ridge Diplomat

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    Reynolds Crew will do few hours on Saturday only, after the walk.
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  10. jwnikita Jedi Padawan

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    So with Billy Dee as one of the guests, will we be presenting something? I'd love to be part of that
  11. ewstarkiller1225 Jedi Youngling

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    I can do Friday and a few hours Saturday


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  12. Mother_of_the_Twins Jedi Master

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    I am out for Friday and Sunday. Saturday I plan to walk, and hope to be with NR for the afternoon.
  13. 72Princess1 President - NR

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    I will be there all three days, except for when I'm doing the vision walk, or getting my photo ops with Shatner, Nichols, or Billy Dee.
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  14. Wild Sidewalker Jedi Knight

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    The lone Reynolds will be there with the Alliance but if they have plenty on any particular day, I'll switch to a North Ridge costume for several hours.


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  15. 72Princess1 President - NR

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    Thank you!!
  16. TFS Jedi Knight

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    I'll plan to attend on Sunday.
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  17. BobaChris12 NE RSA & North Ridge VP

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    I'm available on Saturday until about 4
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  18. Kilo Five Jedi Padawan

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    I'll be there Sat with SAWNY and Sun with NR.
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  19. Kate Knadle Jedi Padawan

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    I'll be there Saturday as Rey. I won't be there until after the Vision Walk, though. I plan on staying until the end.
  20. Cory Knadle Jedi Youngling

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    I'll be there Saturday after the Vision Walk. I'll be leaving around 2:30 because I have to go to work.
  21. jwnikita Jedi Padawan

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    I will be there all day Saturday as Mara and Polish Mando. I will be there after the VisionWalk has completed, so around Noon. Friday and Sunday I have committed with SAWNY.
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  22. BPStoyle Social Media Admin

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    I will be able to attend Friday and tentatively on Sunday. I unfortunately have a film shoot on Saturday so I will not be able to attend this or the Vision Walk that day.
  23. 72Princess1 President - NR

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    The four of us will be attending all weekend.

    At what point will we turn in names? Do we have to pay entry? Or do we get in as exhibitors? I ask because I'm purchasing photo op and autos and want to order the right packages.
  24. TFS Jedi Knight

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  25. ewstarkiller1225 Jedi Youngling

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    So i will be there friday 3-6 and saturday 12-7. Unavailable on Sunday


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