The Officially Unofficial Dragon Con Kick Off Week

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The Officially Unofficial Dragon Con Kick Off Week
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The Officially Unofficial Dragon Con Kick Off Week says
We are excited to announce that we have officially dubbed ourselves the Unofficial Bar of Dragon Con 2016. With that unofficial title come some Joystick events that mean great fun and very official prizes for all of you. There may even be a FREE Dragon Con pass or two to give, do we have your attention? Keep reading for details.

Sunday 8/28 - Nerdlanta (DragonCon Edition) will kick off our action-packed week of Con fun with the first official episode of their geek culture live talk show. Guests for that show will include Dan Carroll, the Director of Media Relations for Dragon Con.

Monday 8/29 @ 7 PM - The Swap Thing - Got materials left over from your Dragon Con costume creation? Got an old costume you might want to share pieces of with other folks? Looking for help with your current Dragon Con costume? Want a free 4-day pass to Dragon Con? This is for all of you! Come lend your expertise, share some materials or get some advice from other cosplayers on how to put the finishing touches on this year's look. We'll give away at 4-day pass to Dragon Con at 9 PM. No purchase necessary, must be present to win.

Tuesday 8/30 @ 10 PM - Cosplayground's Pre-D-Con P33p Show featuring the Superhero Squad and Voracious Villains. Five sexy sci-fi nerdlesque shows at $5/each. We'll be giving away tickets to Atlanta Symphony Orchestra's "Star Wars and More - The Music of John Williams." The more shows you see, the more chances you have to win.

Wednesday 8/31 @ 7:30 PM - FLASH GORDON! We've teamed up with Plaza Atlanta for a special screening there with an after party at Joystick, where we'll be giving away ANOTHER 4-day pass to Dragon Con. Your ticket gets you discounted drinks. Your cosplay (any cosplay!) gets you a bigger discount. Get your tickets at Hand-Picked Atlanta. After party to feature the space disco sounds of one of Atlanta's most respected musical tastemakers, DJ Chris Grass, on the Lido Deck of Joystick's black light spaceship, Opus-09.

Thursday 9/1 @ 10:30 PM - After you pick up your passes but before you need to start paying hotel prices for beer, stop by Joystick for RockBand Karaoke!

Friday 9/2 @ 7 PM - Black Girl Nerds, the nerdy online community for women of color, will host their 2nd Annual Blerd Tweetup at Joystick Gamebar at DragonCon. This time around its a 90s Dance Party! Come meet creator, Jamie Broadnax and hang around while she records her next podcast in Opus-09.
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By: Joystick Gamebar