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Your entertainment line-up for Thursday Dec 7

Thursday, December 7, 2017

  • 3pm to 5pm slt –   Gem Sunkiller – DJ
  • 5pm to 6pm slt –   Quartz – Live Muscian
  • 6pm to 7pm slt –   Effin Jay -Live Muscian
  • 7pm to 9pm slt –   Nuala’s Christmas Special – T1Radio

Day Two and the Fun Goes On!!

Today is the second day of the 2014 SL Christmas Expo! Check out our Exhibitors & Shopping guide to find out where your favorite Second Life designers and creators are located:
https://slchristmasexpo.wordpress.com/exhibitor-list-shopping-guide/
Visitors and guests will be able to shop for holiday gifts, take photographs with Santa, participate in Naughty Or Nice, and Hunt for the Bells! In addition to the mentioned events, 11 fun and exciting days of entertainment awaits! And MORE!!!!

Cuddly & Santa
Hunt for the Bells – at this special hunt, you will be able to hunt for bells, which contain a variety of items from some of your favorite Second Life creators and designers! Each item will be for the low cost of 10 LINDENS!! 100% of the proceeds will go to Relay For Life of Second Life. In addition, after the hunt, take at least 10 of the items you have found and use them in a photo to join the Hunt for the Bells Photo Contest.
Gachas, Silent Auctions, & Raffles – many items and gift card bundles are up for auction and raffle in these events! 100% of the proceeds will go to Relay For Life of Second Life.
Naughty Or Nice – Hidden around in many of the shops and in special event areas, Santa as left special sacks.  You can click on the sacks and get a gift.  If you get the naughty gift come back later and try again to see if Santa as changed his mind.   All gifts in the Naughty or Nice boxes are 100% FREE!
And of course Santa and his elves will make an appearance throughout the Expo and Fair!

photo by Cuddly Waffle

Holidays Of Hope Ball

A Winter Wonderland – the 2015 Holidays Of Hope Ball

6th Annual Gala to Support the Relay For Life of Second Life, and the American Cancer Society

https://slchristmasexpo.wordpress.com/holidays-of-hope-ball/

The 6th Annual Holidays of Hope Ball will be held Sunday, Dec 13th from 3 to 7 pm SLT as part of the 2015 SL Christmas Expo. This year’s theme will be A Winter Wonderland and is open to all residents of Second Life.  Sponsored by T1Radio, the formal ball will once again feature raffles and door prizes provided by SL’s premier merchants.

The annual Holidays Of Hope Ball, established in 2010, is one of Second Life’s brightest holiday season highlights and brings together residents from all corners of the virtual community to celebrate the holidays and to support the American Cancer Society.  Holiday Gift Basket Raffle tickets, purchased via scripted kiosks, benefit the Relay For Life of Second Life. Past raffle prizes, and the door prizes which rain down on party goers, have included gift certificates and gifts donated by merchants from throughout Second Life, with values exceeding L$50,000. SL Merchants are invited to become Holidays Of Hope benefactors by providing Gifts and Gift Certificates. For more information please see below*.

This year the ball will be held at the Wonderland Ballroom, created by Darkstone Aeon of Stone’s Works, high above the Christmas Expo. There is no charge for admittance.
If you would like more information or would like more information about the Holidays Of Hope Ball please contact Trader1 Whiplash in world or email trader@t1radio.com .

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* How To Become a Holidays Of Hope Sponsor

  • If you wish to donate Gift Certificates, please be sure to enclose the certificate(s), a notecard with redemption instructions and a landmark to your store or Marketplace Link.
  • If you wish to participate in the Gift Basket Raffle, please provide a coupon to redeem the item, a graphic of the item and a landmark to your store. PLEASE DO NOT SEND OBJECTS. This will allow you to control permissions.
  • Please be sure to enclose a full perm business logo.
  • ALL COUPONS AND GIFT CERTIFICATES MUST BE TRANSFERABLE.
  • All donors will be recognized by signage at the event and either On Air by T1Radio or by “object shouts” as the items are dispensed by the random gift givers at the ball.

Contact Renee Riva or Xyza Armistice for more information or to provide a gift or gift certificate for either the Holiday Raffle Basket or Random Door Prize.

Make Your Own Advertising Package

Mix & Match Advertising Packages

https://slchristmasexpo.wordpress.com/mix-match-advertising-options/

Not only do you get to make your own advertising / sponsorship package, you get to choose how much you will spend, and where you will have your store, club, group. team, organization, advertisement displayed!

Open to both those participating in the SL Christmas Expo, as well as to non participants who wish to show their support of the Relay For Life of Second Life and The American Cancer Society.

Deadline is next Wed Nov 25

 

Participate in the 2015 SL Christmas Expo!

The 2015 Second Life Christmas Expo will take place on December 3-14 and is the ONLY official Relay For Life of Second Life committee ran event for the holidays!
The 2015 Second Life Christmas Expo will consist of both holiday and non holiday items from some of the best creators and designers in Second Life, spread across 4 sims! 100% of registration fees, sponsorship fees, kiosk donations, hunt, raffles, and auction are paid to Relay For Life of Second Life.  Relay For Life of Second Life is part of the American Cancer Society and is a virtual version of the real life Relay For Life. You can find more information about RFL of SL here:

http://relayforlifeofsecondlife.org/
Registration for this 4 sim special event will end on November 15, 2015. To register please see the following links.    2015 SL Christmas Expo Shop Registration:

https://slchristmasexpo.wordpress.com/expo-shop-registration/

Performer applications are also available, with the Expo seeking DJ’s, Live Performers, Tribute Bands, Dance Groups/Troupes, Theater Organizations, Public Speakers, and Art Galleries. We invite you to fill out our performer application if you are interested in these opportunities:

https://slchristmasexpo.wordpress.com/performer-applications/
Please see our blogger application if you would like to cover our event in the capacity of a blogger, magazine, or other news outlet. Registering as a blogger will grant you access on our special blogger/press days of this fundraising event.

https://slchristmasexpo.wordpress.com/blogger-opportunities-2/

Now Hiring Santas & Elves!

The 2015 Christmas Expo is looking for friendly individuals to play Santa and be an Elf! The dates of this 4 sim event will be December 3 to December 14, 2015 and is the ONLY Relay For Life of Second Life Committee ran event for the holidays! Please read the Santa and Elf guidelines below before filling out this application. Thank you for your time and interest!

SANTA AND ELF VOLUNTEER GUIDELINES:

**ALL SANTA AND ELF VOLUNTEERS WILL FOLLOW THE GUIDELINES BELOW**

SL TOS: http://www.lindenlab.com/tos
SL COMMUNITY STANDARDS: https://secondlife.com/corporate/cs.php
RELAY FOR LIFE OF SECOND LIFE FUNDRAISING GUIDELINES:http://tinyurl.com/p38xkdl
ADDITIONAL GUIDELINES:

-As this is a fundraiser, your behavior CANNOT be adult in nature (this includes behavior, jokes, props, anything else that you will use, etc..).
-No outside tip or donation jars are allowed. Relay For Life donation kiosks will be set up in all performance areas.
-All shifts must be at least one hour long.
-All signup slots are first come and first serve
-Santa volunteers will use a provided avatar
-Elf volunteers will use their own Second Life Avatar and should look like an elf in appearance
-No experience needed to apply

http://goo.gl/forms/LYtJdzGGWN

Calling All Bloggers

Calling All Bloggers!

If you’re interested in taking part in the highly anticipated SL Christmas 2015 Expo, now is your time to let us know! Applications are now open! Follow the link below:

Click Here For Blogger Application Form

 

 

Performer Application Now Open

Invitation To Perform

A Frozen Christmas – SL Christmas Expo 2015 is not just a shopping expo to raise funds for the Relay For Life of Second Life and The American Cancer Society, it is also incorporates musicians, djs, and other performance groups as part of the fundraising event.  The musical portion of the SL Christmas Expo is an important part of our fundraising and we invite interested musicians, DJ’s and performance groups to join us once again.

We are accepting applications from DJs, live musicians, dance troupes, theater organizations, tribute bands,instructional classes and more!  Please click the link below for more information or to fill out an application form.

SL Christmas Expo Performer Applications

 

 

SL Christmas Expo 2015 – Calling All Merchants

 

Calling All Second Life Merchants..  The Fifth Annual SL Christmas Expo Is Waiting For You!

The Largest Holiday Shopping Event in Virtual Worlds Supports the American Cancer Society’s Relay For Life of Second Life

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The Relay For Life of Second Life would like invite you to become part of the 5th Annual SL Christmas Expo, December 3 – 14, 2015.  

The Expo is a holiday tradition, the largest Holiday Shopping Event in virtual worlds and supports  the American Cancer Society’s Relay For Life of Second Life. 

The theme for this year is ” A Frozen Christmas”.  Our four regions will be transformed into a Winter Wonderland with stores and entertainment venues carved from ice.  Snow crunching underfoot, Christmas Carols filling the air and Expo-goers wandering through the shops of Second Life’s finest merchants.  Add Gachas, auctions, raffles, hunts, ice skating, snowman building and Christmas Tree Shopping to the mix and you have the recipe for the perfect Holiday Shopping Setting! Oh and let’s not forget Santa Claus!   All that’s needed is YOU!

Merchants can choose from 5 different Shoppe Packages from 125m square (with 50 prims) to 1600m sq. and 700 prims. You can also select indoor or outdoor locations.  Some sizes and locations are limited so act quickly.

I’m In!  What’s Required of Me?

The Christmas Expo Is a Fundraising Event and as such we do require all participants to support Relay For Life.  You will be required to

  • Pay A Registration Fee
  • Create One (1) New and Exclusive item for 100% Donation to Relay For Life
  • Use ONLY Relay For Life shared revenue vendors* (provided with your Welcome Kit)

       You can mix the percentage donated from each item and can choose between 50%, 75% or 100% by selecting the  preset value of each vendor and the item(s) for sale. NO OTHER VENDORS OR SALES WILL BE PERMITTED

  • Make a donation to at least one Special Event, i.e.:

     o    Hunt For The Bells (Gift Item)

     o    Raffles or Silent Auctions ( Valuable Gifts or Gift Certificates)

     o    Christmas Tree Lot ( Limited Edition or Designer Christmas Tree)

     o    Holiday Of Hope Ball Door Prize Raffle   (Gift Certificates strongly recommended)

     o    Gacha Gallery (Gift Item)

     o    Naughty or Nice  (Novelty Gift)

 Please visit Expo Shop Registration  https://slchristmasexpo.wordpress.com/expo-shop-registration/   for more information and to register as an SL Christmas Expo Merchant

 BUT WAIT!   BREEDABLES!!!

In addition to all our shops, venues and entertainment we’ve got Breedables too! This year  Breedable Merchants will be integrated into our Expo shoppes and stores.  As with all merchants Breedable Packages must use Relay For Life shared revenue vendors.

For Special Breedable guidelines please visit: https://slchristmasexpo.wordpress.com/guidelines-2/breedables-merchant-guidelines/

 The Christmas Expo staff looks forward to seeing you this December, both old friends and new merchants.  Christmas Expo provides you with the perfect holiday sales opportunity combined with the means to support the largest annual virtual fundraising event.  Don’t miss the chance to take part in a Second Life Tradition!  Act quickly as space is limited.

 Each person who shares the Relay For Life experience can take pride in knowing that they are working to create a world where the disease will no longer threaten our loved ones or rob anyone of another birthday. Thank you for sharing your skills, talent, creativity and just plain ol hard work with RFL of SL and jumping onboard this amazing, historical Fight Against Cancer!

Happy Holidays from the Christmas Expo Staff!

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Mix & Match Advertising – Something For Everyone

Something new this year at the SL Christmas Expo…. Mix & Match Advertising / Sponsorship.  Not only do you get to make your own advertising / sponsorship package, you get to choose how much you will spend, and where you will have your store, club, group. team, organization, advertisement displayed!!

This opportunity is open to both those participating in the SL Christmas Expo, as well as to non participants who wish to show their support of the Relay For Life of Second Life and The American Cancer Society.

Bring people to your door,  promote your group or enhance your expo experience by adding on to your sponsorship package. Simply choose 1, 2 or all 6 options. It is all up to you!

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