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SkalCon 2019 – Survey, Donations, and What’s Next!

Here’s the information you’ve all been waiting for – a survey! What’s that? You don’t like filling out surveys? Nonsense – I have it on good authority that everyone loves surveys. Plus, this helps us bring you an even better convention for next year! Oh, and our number crunchers have crunched – our total this year is $6000! Amazing work,… Read more »

SkalCon 2019 – That’s A Wrap!

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The biggest THANK YOU  to everyone who came to SkalCon this year! Attendees, guests, GMs, vendors, and other volunteers – it takes all of us to have a great convention! We’re still crossing our T’s and dotting our I’s as we settle accounts, but we’re confident we’ll donate at least $5000 to Tubman! It’s very likely to be more, and… Read more »

SkalCon 2019 – Logistics!

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Everyone’s favorite part of a convention is the paperwork, right? 🙂 Read through this to get answers to your questions. And take a look at our cheat sheet; we’ll have physical copies of this document at the con as well! Can I Register Now? Online registration and event sign up are closed to allow the convention to print physical badges… Read more »

Guest Cancellation – with Paranoia Opportunities for You!

Unfortunately, Scott D Young has had to cancel his appearance completely due to a funeral. All of us at SkalCon are saddened, but we understand that personal life comes first. He had hoped to come for just the Paranoia: Starfinder Edition game, despite needing to leave right after. Hopefully we’ll get to see each other next year! We considered a… Read more »

Preregistration Ends Today!

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Today is your last chance to do online preregistration for SkalCon! We’ll be shutting down registration this evening to print badges and table tickets – and then lovingly stuffing those tickets for you to pick up at the convention. On-site registration will open at 11am on Friday, 9/20. Badge pick-up will be located at our HQ in the Regency Ballroom…. Read more »

Requesting Physical Donations at SkalCon!

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Besides attending SkalCon, there are some other ways you can help make this event super successful – physical donations! We accept donations for our auction and raffle – and more importantly, for Tubman! Let’s get some more details so you know what to bring with you to SkalCon! Supply Drive for Tubman We’ll be having a Supply Drive for Tubman,… Read more »

Hotel Block Closes Today!

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SkalCon’s hotel block ends today! While the Saturday night rooms have sold out at the hotel (apparently it is a busy weekend here in the Twin Cities), you can still use this link to secure a Friday night room – today only! “But wait – I didn’t get a room yet! What can I do?!” First – don’t panic. Second – there… Read more »

Adding A Little ~*Magic*~ to SkalCon…

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A little Magic: The Gathering, that is! We’re partnering with MagiKids by Weirdcards to offer multiple Magic: The Gathering tournaments over the weekend over in Conference Room D. (That’s where Pathfinder used to be held back in the day at Con of the North). MagiKids by Weirdcards will also have a booth full of items to buy for our charitable… Read more »

SkålCon 2019 – Location, Registration, & Guest Announcements! (Oh my)

Let’s start off with the most exciting news – SkålCon 2019 is moving locations! This year we’ll be at the Crowne Plaza Minneapolis West! You may be familiar with this venue. It’s been the home of Con of the North for many years now, and we are excited to grow into this new space. Check out the Location page for… Read more »