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Penguicon 2018

Penguicon is a not-for-profit, community-run convention for open source software, science fiction, music, gaming, DIY, and more. Panel topics include technology, science, eco/green, literature, costuming, food, gaming (board and video), webcomics, action/adventure, music, film, anime and an after dark event. .This is a big hang out for ALL areas of the geek/nerd community. What better way to meet people who wave the geek/nerd flag? People come to Penguicon to learn about securing their network, and also how to make their own cheese. They learn how to create chiptunes on their gameboy, and come listen to sci-fi. There is also the Maker Market which is like a dealer room except they don’t accept commodities, only thing’s people have designed themselves. If you need a place to recharge, check out the con suite which has free soda and food all week long.
Penguicon is a convention tailored mainly for adults. While kids are welcome, there are no special passes or events for them. Please keep that in mind.

Support your local geek/nerd events.
For more info, check out:
http://2018.penguicon.org/
https://www.facebook.com/groups/2235838959
https://www.facebook.com/events/1376240845797484/

Penguicon 2017

Penguicon is a not-for-profit, community-run convention for open source software, science fiction, music, gaming, DIY, and more. Panel topics include technology, science, eco/green, literature, costuming, food, gaming (board and video), webcomics, action/adventure, music, film, anime and an after dark event. .This is a big hang out for ALL areas of the geek/nerd community. What better way to meet people who wave the geek/nerd flag? People come to Penguicon to learn about securing their network, and also how to make their own cheese. They learn how to create chiptunes on their gameboy, and come listen to sci-fi. There is also the Maker Market which is like a dealer room except they don’t accept commodities, only thing’s people have designed themselves. If you need a place to recharge, check out the con suite which has free soda and food all week long.
Penguicon is a convention tailored mainly for adults. While kids are welcome, there are no special passes or events for them. Please keep that in mind.

Support your local geek/nerd events.
For more info, check out:
http://2017.penguicon.org/
https://www.facebook.com/groups/2235838959/

Events for the Week April 24th-30th

8 Events for this Week. You can’t say there isn’t anything to do this week.

Don’t know what to do for the week? Well, check out what’s going on for this weekend.

Continue reading Events for the Week April 24th-30th

Mid Winter Pleasure Faire

We are having a Renaissance Festival when you need it the most! The Dead of winter! and just in time for Valentines Day!

Jousters! Great Acts! Great Food!

Family sessions Sat 9-5 Sun 10-7

Adult session Friday 5-11 Sat 5-11
..a little more bawdy, a little more fun for the adults

Support your local geek events.
For more info, check out:
https://www.facebook.com/events/892774617521873/
http://www.midrenfaire.com/

Waypoint/Haven Winter Feast

We’re gonna get our feast on! This going to be a social in character event with food, music and games.

What are we eating?

The meal will be buffet style. Looks like…

Appetizer
Assorted Meats and Cheeses

Dinner
Roasted Pig
Roasted Red Potatoes
Green Beans
Potato Soup
Fresh Garden Salad
Rolls

Dessert
Chocolate Fountain with variety of dipping things like pineapple, pound cake, strawberries, marshmallows and graham crackers.

Warriors Tourney

First to administer 5 clean blows. Single elimination. Winner will receive a weapon of their choice. (Might even come with a tag…)

Bardic Tourney
5 minutes to impress. Dance, sing, tell a story or anything else you think would entertain. Winner shall recieve a leather bound journal. (Might even come with a tag)

Price
$25 if you prepay. (There will be a link on the website)
$35 at the door.
$15 kids 6-14
Kids 5 and under are free

Mechanics
Mechanics are turned off. However you are encouraged to engage in lot’s of roleplay. We will provide you with your coin for activities such as gambling or games of chance. This is a great opportunity for our newer folks to get engaged as well! 🙂

Membership
Not required for this event.

Drinking
It is a BYOB event so you may bring drinks as long as you 21 and up.

Music
Music will be performed by The Minstrel and the Mayhem.

All participants will receive one level for either Waypoint or Haven, your choice.

Support your local geek events.
For more info, check out:
https://www.facebook.com/groups/WinterHavenLARP
https://www.facebook.com/events/1156833404371583/

Michigan Renaissance Festival Interview

Huzzah! Maria, the entertainment director talks about the various fun things you would encounter at the Michigan Renaissance Festival. Learn about Michigan’s longest running and biggest Ren Faire.

http://www.michrenfestnew.michrenfest.com/

Penguicon 2016

Penguicon is a not-for-profit, community-run convention for open source software, science fiction, music, gaming, DIY, and more. Panel topics include technology, science, eco/green, literature, costuming, food, gaming (board and video), webcomics, action/adventure, music, film, anime and an after dark event. .This is a big hang out for ALL areas of the geek/nerd community. What better way to meet people who wave the geek/nerd flag? People come to Penguicon to learn about securing their network, and also how to make their own cheese. They learn how to create chiptunes on their gameboy, and come listen to sci-fi. There is also the Maker Market which is like a dealer room except they don’t accept commodities, only thing’s people have designed themselves. If you need a place to recharge, check out the con suite which has free soda and food all week long.
Penguicon is a convention tailored mainly for adults. While kids are welcome, there are no special passes or events for them. Please keep that in mind.

Support your local geek/nerd events.
For more info, check out:
http://2016.penguicon.org/
https://www.facebook.com/groups/2235838959/

PenguiCon 2015

Penguicon is a not-for-profit, community-run convention for open source software, science fiction, music, gaming, DIY, and more. Panel topics include technology, science, eco/green, literature, costuming, food, gaming (board and video), webcomics, action/adventure, music, film, anime and an after dark event. .This is a big hang out for ALL areas of the geek/nerd community. What better way to meet people who wave the geek/nerd flag? People come to Penguicon to learn about securing their network, and also how to make their own cheese. They learn how to create chiptunes on their gameboy, and come listen to sci-fi. There is also the Maker Market which is like a dealer room except they don’t accept commodities, only thing’s people have designed themselves. If you need a place to recharge, check out the con suite which has free soda and food all week long.
Penguicon is a convention tailored mainly for adults. While kids are welcome, there are no special passes or events for them. Please keep that in mind.

Support your local geek/nerd events.
For more info, check out:
http://2015.penguicon.org/
https://www.facebook.com/groups/2235838959/