Journey into the Time Vortex, and Celebrate 50 years of Doctor Who! Opened for the occasion by
The Consortium of Genius and Krewe du Who!
Celebrating the 50 Year Anniversary of Doctor Who, the longest running TV program in history! As media the world over cast their eyes back along the years we here in New Orleans are celebrating in the way we are best known for: by throwing a party!
Whether you are a fan of the black and white era, the UNIT days, or you think bow ties are cool come join your fellow Whovians for a day of socializing and entertainment!
We promise you'll leave feeling regenerated! Like the show itself, our event is all ages. We may even find a sofa for the little ones to hide behind!
NOLA Time Fest 2013 Materializing Again,
for the First Time!
June 29, 2013 2PM - 9PM
PROGRAMMING to include:
The Sartorial Arts of Gallifrey - Workshop on Whovian costume making and cosplay.
A View Through The Vortex - Panel on the past, present and future of Doctor Who.
Time Toys and Comics, Collecting Collectibles - Raconteur DC Harbold of More Fun Comics and Clockwork Elvis brings us down to Earth with his specialty.
The Robes of Rassilon Costume Contest -Hosted by Margali Morwentari, Sorceress-at-Large, Wicked Wit[ch] and erstwhile host of Thriller Theatre.
Sonic Screwdriver Sock Hop - Musical guest the Consortium of Genius will be breaking out their Time Door and entering the Vortex unshielded! Special guest performance by KdW's own tin-dog, K-9 who will break it down Cyber-style with Drumbot!
MEANWHILE Moving on a parallel time track:
Time Corridor Hall - Costume awards throughout the event presented by Loki from HumidCity.com!
Doctor Who Pinball Tournament - Hosted by Greg Garner, gamers will test their skills on the vintage Bally Doctor Who pinball game machine!
Prom Pictures from Skaro - Get a Whovian portrait! From Bad Wolf Bay to Metebelis 3 a wide array of destinations await!
Shoot the Daleks Extermination Booth - Take your best aim at the Scourge of Scaro, before Time runs out! 50% of the funds raised at the Shoot the Daleks Extermination Booth will go directly to Camp Challenge, a grass roots non-profit organization whose mission is to enrich the lives of young hematology/oncology patients includung, but not limited to, cancer and sickle cell disorders, their siblings and survivors by creating a week-long camping experience at no cost.
Dealers in Temporal Antiquities - Local dealers shall entice you with their selection of fine merchandise from across time, space, and the parish line!
The Consortium of Genius, Nola Time Fest Co-producers
and MASTERS of Musical Mayhem
NOLA Time Fest's dance will be MASTER-fully conducted by the Consortium of Genius, a cabal of Time Traveling mad DOCTORS, WHO, with their robot drummer, have made it their goal to rock the universe to its knees! As evidence that their hearts are in the right place(s), here is a sample of the sound they will radiate at 7pm on Saturday, June 29th.
Krewe du Who, Nola Time Fest Co-producers
Hailing from across the Louisiana Gulf South, Krewe du Who is a community of Doctor Who fans young and young at hearts. They are a diverse group, bound together by their passion for Doctor Who. They embrace the New Series, Classic Series, Torchwood, the Sarah Jane Adventures, Big Finish Audio Dramas and all things Doctor Who related.
Of note: 50% of the proceeds from The Shoot the Daleks Booth goes to support Oncology patients via www.campchallenge.org