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#1 Darth_horus

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Posted 23 January 2016 - 07:59 PM

2016 ACG Events at a glance

 

January

 

Research day - Postponed

 

February

 

ACG Meet up - Tuesday 2nd Feb. Monthly Meet ups are a casual way for members to meet up and get to know each other in a relaxed environment. Venue to be advised.

 

Miss fisher's exhibition at Ayers House Sunday 7th Feb 1pm- Come see the exhibtion in costume with fellow costumers, or not. See forums for more details.

 

Steampunk Accessories Workshop Saturday 20th Feb – Learn about making accessories, and a show and tell. Run and hosted by Karen Carlisle.

 

Adelaide Fringe Festival 12th Feb 20th March – Lots of opportunities for dressing up for your favorite show.

 

Fringe Illuminations Sat. 27th Feb 8.30pm-1am – Come see the Cultural Boulevard aka North Terrace buildings illuminated in living canvas. Come dressed in your evening best and come for a stroll. More details to follow.

 

March

 

ACG Meet up Tuesday 1st March - Monthly Meet ups are a casual way for members to meet up and get to know each other in a relaxed environment. As per usual, we will meet up at the Garden Of Unearthly Delights.

 

ACG Indian themed dinner event 12th March– Come dressed in your finest indian attire for an evening of culinary delights. More details to follow.

 

April

 

ACG Meet up Tuesday 5th April - Monthly Meet ups are a casual way for members to meet up and get to know each other in a relaxed environment.

 

Oz-comicCon 9th-10th April - One of Australias biggest convention coming to Adelaide, Check official website for guests.

 

Jane Austen Festival Canberra 15th-17th April– Lots of SA peeps visit our Capital for the this great festival celebrating everything Regency.

 

May

 

ACG Meet up Tuesday 3rd May- Monthly Meet ups are a casual way for members to meet up and get to know each other in a relaxed environment.

 

ACG Villains Only Cocktails?? Saturday Evening - Come dressed as your fav Villain. Venue and date to be advised.

 

Gumeracha Medieval Fair Saturday 7th and Sunday 8th May – Federation Park, Gumeracha sees a weekend of medieval goodness, jousting, combat, cooking, costumes, blacksmithing and other medieval displays.

 

Workshop - TBA

 

June

 

ACG Meet up Tuesday 7th June - Monthly Meet ups are a casual way for members to meet up and get to know each other in a relaxed environment.

 

ACG Garage Sale – Members can sell, swap, buy  costumer related wares, hosted at Marianne's Place. Date to be advised.

 

July

 

ACG Meet up Tuesday 5th July - Monthly Meet ups are a casual way for members to meet up and get to know each other in a relaxed environment.

 

AVCon - the premier Anime and Videogame Convention - Adelaide Convention Centre. A weekend of gaming, anime and Japanese culture, one the largest pop-culture kind of conventions held in Adelaide.
 

August

 

ACG Meet up Tuesday 2nd August - Monthly Meet ups are a casual way for members to meet up and get to know each other in a relaxed environment.

 

 

ACG Workshop - Making circle skirts, hosted by Marianne and run by Lynne Cook. Date to be advised.

 

The National Australian Costumers Guild Ball Saturday 27th August - The event of the year, Check the website closer to the date.

 

 

September

 

ACG Meet up Tuesday 7th September - Monthly Meet ups are a casual way for members to meet up and get to know each other in a relaxed environment.

 

Steampunk Festival Saturday 17th and Sunday 18th- Held at the Port Adelaide Railway Museum. Dress in your best Steampunk finery and enjoy a weekend amongst the National Railway Museum’s collection of historic carriages and monstrous steam engines.

 

Bay to Birdwood Run Sunday 25th September - The Run is back. National Motor Museum in Birdwood. The ACG often has a strong contingent of costumed people to enter in fashions in the field. Think Edwardian through to Wartime.

 

 

 

October

 

ACG Meet up Tuesday 4th October - Monthly Meet ups are a casual way for members to meet up and get to know each other in a relaxed environment.

 

Adelaide Zombie Walk Saturday 15th October - The dead rise again for this worldwide phenomenon! A shambling, brains-hunting affair through the streets

 

ACG Versailles picnic Saturday (TBA)– a picnic held at the Adelaide Botanic gardens, come dressed in georgian, regency. More details to follow.

 

November

 

ACG Meet up Tuesday 1st November - Monthly Meet ups are a casual way for members to meet up and get to know each other in a relaxed environment.

 

ACG Workshop- Steampunk Gun Workshop V.2 - Hosted by Rui and run by Anthony Fagan, Date to be Advised.

 

Supanova Adelaide - Supanova is coming to Adelaide! At the Adelaide Showgrounds, November . Check out their website closer to the date for details, and if Comic Con was anything to go by, this is set to be a massive event!

 

December

 

ACG Meet up Tuesday 6th December - Monthly Meet ups are a casual way for members to meet up and get to know each other in a relaxed environment.

 

Christmas Party Saturday 10th December - Not much happens in December except the Christmas Party! A relaxed no-theme costumed barbecue party at someone's house, 6.00pm start then we'll fire up the barby so please bring a plate of food to share.

International Dress like be a Time Traveller Picnic. - Come and join other intrepid time travellers and the Steampunk community for an evening picnic to celebrate International Dress like a Time Traveller day. Time and location TBA.

 

More workshops to be added and events as per below, just need volunteers to host workshops so if you are able to host one please contact me.

 

Workshops

 

Spats (Run by Lynne Cook)

Making armour using foam (Fabrice?)

Millinery (various) (Run by Lynne Cook)

Corset (Run by Lynne Cook)

 

Events

Themed costume party/get togethers (theme suggestions?)

 

Event where everyone dresses formal, preferably as some form of dignitary (royal, military, foreign, or other)

 

 

More Events to be added, If I have missed anything please let me know and I will add it to the email newsletter.


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#2 Marianne

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Posted 24 January 2016 - 07:07 AM

Looks like a busy year!
More volunteers for locatioons pleas folks :)




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