Here is a sneak peak of some of our discovery events for 2016. The list is subject to change at any time and will be added to as we get more panels scheduled.
This page last updated 09/14/16.
Beer Tasting – Join the crew of Witches Hat Brewing and the geeks from Comics Beer & Sci-Fi for a sampling, and discussion, of various fine beers. You must be 21 or over to participate in this event. You will be carded at the door, so be sure to bring your ID.
Board Breaking Class – A fundamental feat of confidence and will, board breaking is one of the first, most dramatic tests of Eastern martial arts. This surprisingly easy task is one of the finest and most understandable examples of mind over matter. Join Aegis as we teach you what it takes from you to break a board or two, and take your broken board home with you as proof of your new prowess!
Daily Life in Victorian England – Want to know how people lived in the past before cell phones, or electricity? Trying to get a feel for the daily routines of the time period? Let us take a stroll together down the streets of London of yore and discover the mindsets of those within.
How to Do a Successful Kickstarter – Crowd funding is an increasingly popular method of raising capital for a project. Come learn what makes the difference between a successful campaign and one that fails.
The Indie Film Grind – TK2 Films tells what it’s like to be an independent film maker. If you’ve ever wanted to tell your story visually, this panel is for you.
Knife Pit – Learn the basics of knife combat from Aegis instructors, followed by a round-robin tournament against your fellow attendees!
Knife Throwing and Poker Tournament – Learn the basics of throwing knives and other small weapons! This is an active class – come ready to throw! Then, with your new skills, join us for a game of poker.
Making Connections from Behind Your Computer Screen – The more people you can connect with, the wider audience your message will receive. This panel will help you grow your audience without leaving home.
Mission Implausible: Laser Maze – You’ve infiltrated the ultra-secure building, sneaked past guards, and the only obstacle between you and your target is a hallway full of laser alarms! Can you make it to your goal without dooming your mission?!
Port Party – Join the Aegis crew on Friday night for an evening of camaraderie and learn the fine art of drinking port in the military tradition. You must be 21 or over to participate in this event. You will be carded at the door, so be sure to bring your ID.
Squishy Circuit Workshop – PlayDough isn’t just for the youngsters anymore! Have fun creating circuits and exploring electronics using everyone’s favorite squishy stuff. This one is fun for kids and kids at heart.
Tea Tasting – Tea continues to increase in popularity in the U.S. beverage market. Come sample, and discuss, some of the best teas from around the world! Session 1 will focus on white and green teas. Session 2 will focus on oolong and black teas.
Teas of the Victorian Era – The teas popular in the Victorian era were similar, and yet very different from what we drink today. The Victorians were familiar with such teas as Bohea, Congou, and Hyson… teas that most 21st Century tea drinkers have never encountered. Come and sample brews that our ancestors of 150 years ago would recognize.
What is a RPG? – ConClave’s gaming staff welcome you to the wide world of role-playing games.