Star Con: The Fully Immersive Con Experience

A project in Orlando, FL by Ben Penrod

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We're bringing a new kind of hotel con to Orlando.
Backers: 37
Average Pledge Per Backer: $277

Funded: $10,253 of $10,000
Dates: Nov 18th -> Dec 17th (30 days)
Project By: Ben Penrod
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Latest News

5 Days to Go, Halfway to Our Goal, Holiday Matsuri, and Another Guest!

December 12th - via:
Things have been moving along slowly, but still moving! I'm confident that we'll reach our goal by Tuesday night, but it's going to be close! Please share our campaign with your friends and let them know what we're trying to do in Orlando next... (Read More)

Post-Thanksgiving, let's get this thing funded!

December 2nd - via:
I expected that we'd have a lull during Thanksgiving week, and now that we're back, let's get this show funded! Please share this campaign with your friends and anyone you think would enjoy a new con with a party atmosphere in Orlando!  I've gotten... (Read More)

Star Con Planning Update PLUS another Guest Announcement!

November 22nd - via:
Just to let you know where things stand with the actual planning aspect of Star Con, I'm in the beginning phases of working on a more robust website. If you go to our website now it basically just has our press release and links you back to the... (Read More)

Another Guest Announcement!

November 21st - via:
Thanks again to all of our backers. I expect the next week to be kind of slow due to the holiday, but I'll be making updates and working hard to book more guests for Star Con and answer any questions you might have. We've got another guest to... (Read More)

We're already over 15%!!! To celebrate, how about some guest announcements...

November 20th - via:
The support we've gotten so far is tremendous, thank you guys so much!! We are already 16-ish% of the way to our goal!! I figured today was as great day to announce two of our initial cosplay guests, so here we go: Our first two guests are....... (Read More)

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