Update on EyeCon’s Upcoming True Blood Convention
October 3, 2009 by Janet McIntosh
As most True Blood fans know EyeCon is hosting the first ever True Blood Convention. This will be an opportunity for fans to get together and celebrate this phenomenal television series. The convention will feature celebrity guests, bands, artists, vendors, Q&A’s, parties, contests, panels, fan films, photo shoots, video games, blood drives and more. So far celebrity guests attending the convention are Sam Trammell (Sam Merlotte), Nelsan Ellis (Lafayette), Allan Hyde (Godric), Ashley Jones (Daphne), and Mehcad Brooks (Eggs). More celebrity guests will be added soon.
The convention will run from November 13 through November 15th in Orlando, Florida. The convention hours are Friday 4:00 pm – 1:00 am EDT, Saturday 10:00 am – 1:00 am EDT, and Sunday 10:00 am – 5:00 pm EDT. Tickets can be purchased online and are priced as follows:
- General admission for Friday is $10.00
- Saturday is $40.00
- Sunday is $40.00
- 3-day weekend pass $80.00
- Silver weekend package for $110.00
- Gold weekend package for $135.00
- Platinum weekend package for $295.00
Any attendees who stay at the host hotel, The Florida Hotel and Conference Center, will be able to take advantage of special room rates.
EyeCon has been running successful fan conventions since 2006. The True Blood Convention will feature: celebrity autograph sessions, celebrity photo-op sessions, a celebrity banquet, a cocktail party with the stars, a Fangbanger’s Ball, panels, games, Guitar Hero, celebrity breakfast auctions, blood drives and so much more! EyeCon’s goal is to bring fans together with celebrity guests in a relaxed atmosphere with the most exposure possible. For more information on EyeCon and the True Blood Convention you can visit their website here. So get ready fans for an incredible True Blood experience!
Photo Credits: HBO Inc.