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Fest 99/4ATX (Austin, TX) Weekend August 9 to August 11, 2019

Proposed TI Fest West Austin, TX  

42 members have voted

  1. 1. ATTENDING

    • I am strongly interested in attending
    • I am slightly interested in attending
    • I live too far away to attend
    • I have too many commitments to be able to attend
      0
    • I am not interested at all
      0
  2. 2. POSSIBLE DATES (event open Fri-Sun)

    • July 26-28, 2019 same weekend as ClassicGameFest in Austin
    • August 3
    • August 10
    • August 17
    • August 24
    • August 31 (Labor Day weekend)
    • October 2019
    • January 2020 (weather is beautiful)
  3. 3. DISTANCE

    • I live reasonably close to Austin, TX
    • I am farther away but I would travel
    • I live too far away to attend
  4. 4. FOOD

    • I like tacos
    • I like barbecue
    • I like pizza
    • I like Tex-Mex
    • Who said Turtles?
    • I have dietary restrictions, please accomodate
  5. 5. HOW SHOULD WE AWARD a DRAGON's LAIR cartridge

    • Raffle (free)
    • Auction
    • High score tournament
    • Other
      0
  6. 6. Choice of TOURNAMENT GAME

    • Dragon's Lair
    • MunchMan
    • TI Invaders
    • Indoor Soccer, double elimination
      0
    • Beyond Parsec
    • ZeroZap
    • Anything but ZeroZap
  7. 7. DATE: July 26-28, 2019 same weekend as ClassicGameFest in Austin

    • This is my first choice
    • This date is ok
      0
    • I can't make this date
      0
    • I'm only interested in the broadcast
      0
  8. 8. DATE: August 10

    • This is my first choice
      0
    • This date is ok
    • I can't make this date
      0
    • I will be at home watching the livestream
      0
  9. 9. DATE: August 24

    • This is my first choice
      0
    • This date is ok
    • I can't make this date
      0
    • I was always going to just watch online or on CHATTI
      0


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my wife and 12 year old even said they would like to go.  unbelievable.

 

I may have her make some shirts for pre-purchase for everyone to wear.  What do people think about that?

 

I'm not going, but I'm even interested in that (depending on what it looks like).

 

Hopefully it'll come in fat man slimming black.

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my wife and 12 year old even said they would like to go.  unbelievable.

 

I may have her make some shirts for pre-purchase for everyone to wear.  What do people think about that?

 

That sounds great! Are you thinking of creating some event-specific graphic, or a generally TI-99ish shirt?

I delegate all that to you :)

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What can I do to help support this event since I'm in Austin? 

 

 ..Al

 

I appreciate that, Alfred.

 

Here are some things I need volunteers to do:

 

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Volunteer jobs
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Attend the 3rd Wednesday of June 19 or July 17 for 99/4ATX business, during Hackerspace member work night.
 
Preparation jobs:
 
  • Buy tablecloths if desired (the tables are kinda scratched up.)
  • Test the projector (is it working?)
  • Solve videoconferencing (we need a Zoom Pro account if anyone has it, the free one won't be enough.)
  • Snacks and drinks
 
August 8 and 9
  • Move computers
  • Setup room
August 10
  • Pick up Food
August 11
  • Tear down
Special jobs
  • Produce souvenir electronic badge 
  • Write software for badge
  • Produce flyers
  • Produce newbie guide to hand out to visitors

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