Published on November 25th, 2009 | by Christian Cawley
SFX Weekender Giveaway!
SFX Weekender day ticket giveaway courtesy of Kasterborous – Europeâ€™s leading sci-fi magazine and website reveals massive fan event featuring stars of Doctor Who, and we’re giving away tickets!
Sci-fi fans from across Europe will be invading idyllic Camber Sands early next year as the first-ever SFX Weekender takes place.
As the first fan event of its kind in the UK â€“ the SFX Weekender promises the ultimate sci-fi experience with activities for fans â€“ with book readings, big name guests, interviews, Q&A sessions, comic workshops, with videogaming, music and plenty more at one of the UKâ€™s best-loved holiday camps.
Sci-fi legends Tom Baker (Doctor Who), Mac McDonald (Red Dwarf), John Barrowman (Doctor Who & Torchwood), Gareth David-Lloyd (Torchwood), and James Marsters (Angel, Buffy the Vampire Slayer, Dragon Ball Z and Torchwood) are already signed to appear at the SFX Weekender. Also confirmed are Doctor Who scribe Paul Cornell, and novelists China Mieville and Robert Rankin. Exhibitors and supporters include Manga, Forbidden Planet International, Tor, Gollancz, Diamond Comics Distribution and 2000AD.
SFX Weekenders will get the chance to fully immerse themselves in the sci-fi culture which made SFX Europeâ€™s bestselling genre magazine and leading website. Fans can get themselves written into a comic strip, get into discussion with their favourite author, chill out at the anime cafÃ©, get digital art tips, or be amongst the first to see exclusive screenings of film and TV shows.
Taking place at Camber Sands Holiday Camp in Sussex on Friday 5th February and Saturday 6th February, the SFX Weekend also includes the announcement of the annual SFX Awards â€“ counting votes from thousands of fans for their favourite shows, movies, games, books, comics and stars of 2009.
Dave Bradley , Editor of SFX said:
â€œOver the years, sci-fi fans have asked us to put on a live event, and weâ€™re delighted to announce the first-ever SFX Weekender. This will be an unforgettable event, and look forward to bringing loads of enthusiasts together to celebrate this vibrant scene with a taste of what makes SFX Europeâ€™s favourite sci-fi magazine and website, with the help of our friends and some very special guests.â€
Full line up details and timetable at www.sfxweekender.com. Tickets cost from Â£85 per person and include two nights accommodation with entry into all arenas. Tickets are on sale now at the www.sfxweekender.com website, or by calling 08700 110034. Kids under 12 go for free.
Special Giveaway Courtest of Kasterborous!
50 sets of day tickets are available FREE OF CHARGE to the first fans that call the www.sfxweekender.com call centre on 08700 11 00 34 andÂ quoting PROMO CODE KB25GA
Thi is a superb offer, so make arrangements to attend this great event and dial 08700 11 00 34 BEFORE ITS TOO LATE!!!