This livejournal community is for Eastern Media Con 2. EMC2 is a fan-run multimedia convention held in Newark, New Jersey at the sumptuous Newark Airport Hilton in Elizabeth, New Jersey, the weekend of October 3-5.
Sponsored by Light & Shadow Press, EMC2 is dedicated to serving the needs of both gen and slash media fans. The con atmosphere is tolerant, inclusive, and open-minded and we welcome all fans. EMC2 is conceived as an adults-only space and conventioneers must be age eighteen or older to attend.
This year, EMC2 will feature:
The Art Show The Print Shop A Vid Show A Dealers Room The Albie Awards Free Pizza-Pizza Snack Time A Sumptuous Con Suite filled with Homemade Goodies Free *HOT* Breakfast Friday & Saturday Games, Prizes, Raffles Free Saturday Night Dessert Buffet Fan Mixers Pool Party Workshops Panels, Panels, Panels, Panels and This Year’s Saturday Night Entertainment: Copa Fandana!
Prices: $55 Attending Membership ($65 after August 1, 2008) $75 At-the-DoorAttending Membership $40 One-Day Membership—Friday $40 One-Day Membership—Saturday $35 One-Day Membership—Sunday $25 Con-Assistant Membership (pay full membership price— refund of difference is paid after full seven hours are worked at the con) $25 Supporting Membership (includes Membership materials and con reports) $1 each Apocryphal Membership(s)—a badge for toys, nom-de-plumes, pets, invisible friends, etc.