Coaster Con 2018

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Coaster Con 2018

Post by Paul Drabek » Mon Oct 09, 2017 9:41 pm

Ok...I am thinking of doing the con next year and I need to start budgeting. I know there isn't a flyer as of yet but any guestimates as to how much per person? Bond and I might get Cedar Fair passes next year so that should help. Also Carrie is coming along as she has a friend in Raleigh and I have an old friend there that we would be seeing before the con. How much are the con hotels normally? Is it worth it for the banquet or would I have more fun just riding at whatever park we are at? Also food during the con...are all of the meals covered?
Also who wants in on a -G Midway Olympics team?

Just a few questions as we start to budget.

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Re: Coaster Con 2018

Post by bratman » Wed Oct 11, 2017 7:36 pm

Budget about $200 for Con with season passes for CF and SF. Banquet was $45 last year and I always find it to be worth it. There would not be ERT on the evening of the banquet, keep that in mind.
As for food.... some Cons covered all food, most did not, but the majority of meals were covered. You might be on the hook for one meal a day.

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Re: Coaster Con 2018

Post by Paul Drabek » Sun Oct 15, 2017 7:06 pm

Awesome Paul. When does ACE release info on the con as to hotels and the sort so we can start booking them?

Also who of you all are planning on doing the con?
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Re: Coaster Con 2018

Post by bratman » Sun Oct 15, 2017 7:38 pm

The info usually comes out over the winter.

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Re: Coaster Con 2018

Post by Hikaru-chan » Mon Nov 27, 2017 9:21 pm

I'm planning on going and on flying in/out. Also, depending on some other factors, I may stay in D.C either before or after.

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Re: Coaster Con 2018

Post by Paul Drabek » Wed Nov 29, 2017 7:56 pm

Hikaru-chan wrote:
Mon Nov 27, 2017 9:21 pm
I'm planning on going and on flying in/out. Also, depending on some other factors, I may stay in D.C either before or after.
Good we get to party!
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