SL CHRISTMAS EXPO & WINTER BREEDABLES FAIR 2017 – REGISTRATION OPEN
Registration for the 2017 Second Life Christmas Expo is open!
The 7th annual Second Life Christmas Expo will be held December 1 to 10, 2017 and is held in support of the American Cancer Society and the Relay For Life of Second Life (RFL of SL).
The following link is the information and registration page for the 2017 Second Life Christmas Expo & Winter Breedables Fair Merchant Registration The expo has a variety of merchant and non merchant sponsorship’s available, as well as a variety of advertising options. You can view the additional sponsorship’s by visiting the Special Event Sponsorship. Breedable creators also have the opportunity to have a complimentary shop and an additional display area at the Expo.
This year our theme is Holiday Windows with an over all Retro feel to the streets (It’s A Wonderful Life, Miracle On 34th Street). …..Whether you’re all about the Holiday Magic or just here for the sparkly shoes, participating merchants will have a little extra for you to see when you look into their shops this year – beautifully designed Holiday Window displays. Stroll the festive streets, gaze at the beautiful window displays, and vote for your favorites. Spanning 4 Regions, Second Life residents will be able to find Christmas gifts for friends and family, attend one of the many musical or dance performances, participate in the auctions, raffles, hunts, snow man building, ice skating, or shop for a Christmas tree.
New for 2017 is our Christmas Showcase Collection. A special area has been designed for select SL designers which will showcase a New and Exclusive Limited Edition creation only for sale only at the Expo. You will not find these item for sale anywhere else before, during or after the Expo. What a fantastic way to get that gown, shoes, or hair before it is released in the store! Or find that special H&G item that will complete your holiday decorating. The designers for the Christmas Showcase Collection are by invitation only. Holiday shopping never looked so good !
As always, we are excited to include the Winter Breedables Fair in the Expo and we are so pleased to have the Breedables merchants back for the holidays again. The highly anticipated One Of A Kind Breedables Auction is back this year as well. Breedable Creators have given generously of their time and of their hearts to create these special OOAK Breedables. And of course, participating Breedable Creators will hold a a variety of mini Breedable Auctions will take place over the 10 days of the Expo.
T1Radio will once again be providing recorded promotional on air advertisements prior to and during the Expo. Premiere Event Sponsor Merchants will be mentioned in the recorded promotions as part of their Expo sponsorship again this year. These radio promotions are available for all Radio Stations, Clubs and DJ’s across Second Life to use to help us promote the Expo. Premiere Event Sponsor Merchants will also receive a copy to distribute as they like.
Registration fees, sponsorship fees, kiosk donations, hunt, raffle, auction, gotya and RFL vendor donation items are paid to the Relay For Life of Second Life. Registration, sponsorship, and auction items over $20 US (L$5,200) are eligible to receive a tax receipt from the American Cancer Society if requested.
The 2017 Second Life Christmas Expo Coordinator is Nuala Maracas.
About Relay For Life of Second Life:
Relay For Life of Second Life is an annual fundraising event that takes place in Second Life in July each year. Volunteers form or join teams to have fun while fundraising and raising awareness from mid-March through mid-July. In July teams build campsites and walk a track, just like a Real World Relay. Since 2005, RFL of SL has raised over $3.2 million USD for the American Cancer Society. Since 1985, Relay For Life has become an international movement Relays being held in 26 countries around the world. As of July 2014, RFL of SL ranked 17 out of 5,000 Relays in the United States! In fact, RFL of SL is the most global Relay event with teams and volunteers and supporters from more than 90 countries, worldwide.
About the American Cancer Society:
For more than 100 years, the American Cancer Society (ACS) has worked relentlessly to save lives and create a world with less cancer and more birthdays. Together with our global partners and millions of supporters, the American Cancer Society carries out its mission to Save Lives, Celebrate Lives, and Lead the Fight for a World Without Cancer.
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