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Lancashire Brony: A Pony Kind Of Christmas : Saturday 16TH Dec 2017

Discussion in 'Confirmed Event Discussion' started by HypnoHooves, 12 November 2017.

  1. HypnoHooves

    HypnoHooves Active Pony

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    Lancashire Brony: It's A Pony Kind Of Christmas: Saturday 16th December 2017
    Dice And Donuts, Preston, 11:30am-5pm
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    Welcome to the First Aniversary of the Preston MLP meet, and just in time for Heath's Warming Eve. Every local pony is welcome to this gathering of the Lancashire herd in Preston - but we know many of you travel hundreds of miles for these preston events.

    Our venue to Dice and Donut's a local gaming cafe that serves coffee, donuts, toasties and beer to the gaming crowd. We have a reserved bank of tables- ok to be honest most of the ground floor. for what will no doubt be a large and friendly gathering.

    The shop is now stocking tails of equestria, and the CCG - we have erh converted them.

    Schedule

    The plan is to meet up at 11:30am at Dice and Donuts.

    Suprises to celebrate a pony kind of christmas
    12:30 Swap presents via secret santa
    13:00 New pony game - of Pony Shuffle! - Hypnohooves has the decks, and if you want to enhance the experience for all the ponies get the app of your mobile phone. A guide on how to play is here
    13:00 MLP-CCG new release limited format (price to be determined) for those not playing the pony shuffle
    14:30 celebrate the 1st anniversay
    15:00 to visit some pony merch in preston for pressies, or remain at dice and donuts for those all shopped out!

    16:00 Back to dice and donuts for beers and chat

    Details:

    Secret Santa

    Bring a present and receive a present!. Those who want to can bring a small wrapped present suitable for a MLP fan to swap. £5 to £10 is the suggested value. (If you are short of ideas argos next to the venue has blindbags as £2 and ponies for 5).

    CCG Limtied Competition

    The new releease is out, and although this isnt a pre-release (that is expected in preston 1st dec) we do have promo support for a limited competition along the same lines as a pre-release (price to be confirmed on the day) along with a fun game for those who dont like the ccg or dont want to pay for getting cards

    Shop with ponies

    ok most of the pony merch in preston is now probably sold at our venue, but we do have some other shops if anyone wants to pop out and get stuff for christmas

    Plush Con.

    Bring your plushes, see if they can enjoy being part of the celebrations!

    Venue map
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  2. Open Book

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    Sorry. Doing summit else. Have fun!
     
  3. HypnoHooves

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    sorry to hear it...unless it is something AWESOME you are doing of course!
     
  4. HypnoHooves

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    Virgin trains have a number of special fares on. £33 day return from glasgow/edinburgh etc. so check them out,..if you want the train to take the strain!
     
  5. NJW

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    Hello! I will be there all going well. How will your Secret Santa work? Are we getting gifts for specific ponies or just selecting randomly on the day?
     
  6. Open Book

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    Should be awesome anyway. As @CrikeyoRilley will tell you, choice is a tricky thing.
     
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    random is the way we did it last year. worked rather well. ponies could then swap afterwards if they wanted
     
  8. Silent Smoke

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    Will have to see how I am money wise, but fingers crossed I should be ok.
     
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