The time has come, and for those of you (like me) who have been waiting for the details of this event, you can finally breathe a sigh of relief…and a possible squee.
The 2016 New York Wattcon is coming! And we have all the details!
Hosted by the lovely and amazing Kelly Anne Blount and Vic James, this one day event will bring you everything Wattpad!
WHEN: Saturday, October 1, 2016
WHERE: Sanctuary Theature, 135 W 86th St, New York, New York
Who will you see?
Rebecca Sky, Wattpad 4, Taran Matharu, Ali Novak, Gav the Orangutan, Wattpad Studios Aron Levitz, Karianne Giard, Jordan Lynde, Ariana Godoy and more!
10:30 Doors open
11:00 Intro and welcome
11:15 Panel 1 – HOW TO BE AWESOME ON WATTPAD – with Q&A
12:05 Panel 2 – IMAGINE … MEETING THE WATTPAD STARS – with Q&A
1:00 Break for lunch and socializing
2:00 Panel 3 – INDUSTRY INSIDERS: WATTPAD AND THE CREATIVE INDUSTRIES – with Q&A
2:50 Panel 4 – ASK WATTPAD ANYTHING – with Q&A
3:30 Break for coffee and mingling: SIGNING with the Imagines authors, MEET all panelists, plus Wattpad’s in-print writers and 2017 debuts, and MINGLE with the HQ team.
4:15 Panel 5 – MY WATTPAD STORY
5:00 Wrap up, swag raffle draw, thanks and farewell!
Tickets are FREE! But you need to reserve your spot prior to attending! Tickets will be available until Sept 29, 2016 HERE.
There is no age restriction, but hosts ask teenage attendees to please make sure you have your parents permission and knowledge of your attendance!
Anyone under the age of 14 MUST be accompanied by an adult.
Food and drink is not available on site, but details of local options will be offered.
Please make sure to direct any questions to Kelly Anne Blount or Vic James, and check back with us at Fangirlish for information leading up to the event, as well as complete day coverage, interviews with attendees and more!