We are pleased to offer many special events at the 2018 SL Christmas Expo & Winter Breedables Fair! Below are some of the events we currently have planned.
Breedables One Of A Kind (OOK) Auction: The highly anticipated OOAK Breedables auction is back this year with a twist. It is a Silent Auction to starting Friday November 30 and will finish with a live auction Sunday, December 9. The opening live auction bid is the last bid on the Silent Auction board. You will have 10 days of the Expo to place your bids on these stunning OOAK Breedables.
The Holly Jolly Cafe: Dance the day or night away with the live musicians or DJ’s, enjoy the dance troupe performances, tribute bands, and even take part in a special Flash Mob dance event, all at the Holly Jolly. The centre hub of the expo!
Christmas Tree Lot: An Expo Tradition since 2010! Plus, we have added Christmas Wreaths to the lot this year! This special area at the 2018 SL Christmas Expo, will feature Christmas trees & wreaths for sale which were designed exclusively for the SL Christmas Expo with 100% proceeds going to Relay For Life of Second Life. If you want to donate a tree or wreath contact Dianna Wycliffe in world.
Gotya’s At The Expo: So many Gotya’s, but lots of time! 10 Days to play in our special Gotya’s At The Expo area. Expo merchants and merchants from all over SL have set up just for you. Will you get that Rare?
Holiday Stocking Stuffers: This is the official Expo hunt! Scattered throughout the Merchant Expo and Breedables Fair shops you can find Stockings that have been hung by the chimney with care (ok, maybe not always on a chimney), which you can purchase for gifts! 100% proceeds goes to Relay For Life of Second Life.
Breedable Auctions: Various Breedable merchants will be holding brand specific auctions through out the 10 days of the Winter Breedable Faire. Be sure to mark the date on the calendar for your favorite breedable auction. If you would like to donate breedables to a specific auction, please our website after November 24 for a list of participating creators and complete the auction form.
Holiday Shopping Spree Raffle: What a way to celebrate the Holidays! A raffle full of gift certificates donated by our Christmas Expo Merchants! The lucky winner will be drawn at 6pm at the Holidays Of Hope Gala, December 9. 100% of proceeds going to Relay For Life of Second Life
Snowman Building Contest: Pick your spot in the snowman building area and start rolling that snow. Simple, fancy, classic, wild… it is up to you what you do with your 30 prims. You have from November 1 – December 6 to build your snowman, voting is held December 6 – 9 and winners are announced during at the Holidays Of Hope Gala, December 9. There are 2 categories – Judges Picks and the Popular Vote, which is determined by donations to the Relay For Life Kiosk beside your snowman. 100% proceeds goes to Relay For Life of Second Life.
Photos With Santa: No Christmas Expo would be complete with Santa! Visit his workshop and he will be happy to take a photo with you. You will also find Santa wandering the SL Christmas Expo sims and various Santa photo areas to snap a picture.
Ice Skating: Skate through the expo on our 4 sim frozen canal. The ice is frozen, the air crisp, a perfect time day or night to sights, sounds and shops as you skate along the Expo Canal. Couples and singles skating options or simply slip on your own skates and freestyle around the ice. Enjoy the sounds from the nearby Holly Jolly Cafe, stop and view the snowmen, slip into one of the Expo shops, or visit the Christmas Tree lot. You can do it all from the ice rink
The Holidays Of Hope Gala: For the 8th consecutive, year one of the highlights of the annual Holiday Expo will be the Holidays of Hope Gala, brought to you by T1Radio, to support the American Cancer Society. The Gala will be held Sunday, December 9, 2 – 6pm SLT. Gala-goers will be able to win Random Door Prizes and you will be able to purchase tickets for the Holiday Shopping Spree Raffle as well. The 2017 raffle was worth more than L$45,000. The Door Prizes totaled nearly L$50,000 in value.