Now I have to say that I super excited about next month...........
For one the kid goes back to school next month after her summer vacation.........
But what I am mainly am here to talk about today is what is really gonna be happening that I am too excited for words that will be going on in Las Vegas.
The first annual RNConvention will be going on August 7th-11th at the Golden Nugget Hotel and Casino and it's going to be HUGE!
Now let me tell you all that will be going on at this convention and I will give links to where you need to go.
If you go to the following link here
It will show you all about registration for those that would like to attend the for the full 5 days of the convention itself.
Also it will show you how you can purchase SEPARATE tickets for just the events alone like for the following:
RNC Kick off Party- $10 dollars (which will be on Wednesday night from 7pm-10pm)
You can’t miss this… From romance novel cover model and Legendary Male Dancer/Performer for over 20 years, Julian Mora, performing his signature Male Revue Cowboy act that will certainly rile up the ladies, to then stepping back in time as the top ‘young’ Elvis Impersonator sings and performs 20 Classic Elvis Hits, followed by your chance to get your photo taken with the King. While also in the RNC Kick-Off Party’s attendance will be Cover Model, Actor, 4-time Mr. Natural Universe, Mr. California, Mr. USA, Mr. American, Mr. International, 7x Fitness Model of Year (and the list goes on…), Mike O’Hearn, as well as the one who put this all together and on more covers than anyone in history (on over 5,000 covers), Jimmy Thomas himself. If that wasn’t enough, capture great memories of the evening in a new-age photo booth to take classic sets-of-3 photos with your friends all night long at no charge, dance to the sounds of a Las Vegas DJ, enjoy food and drinks with 2 alcohol bars, and lots more!
RNC Costume Ball- $20 dollars (which will be on Thursday night from 7pm-10pm)
Decorated by a team of Professional Designer from Tuesday morning until Thursday night (40 hours), this will be the best Romance Novel Costume Ball you’ve been to! There will be Costume Contests, dancing to the sounds of a Las Vegas DJ, a WEDDING CEREMONY (see the bottom of the website’s home page), a photo booth to take sets-of-3 photos with your friends all night at no charge, food, drinks, 2 alcohol bars and lots more!
Also if you do not have a costume, there will be rentals available for those that don't have one.
RNC RONÉ Awards (Best Novels & Best Covers of 2012)- $10 dollars (which will be on Friday night from 7pm-10pm)
Put together and hosted by InD’tale Magazine, the last thing this Award Ceremony will be is boring. Everyone will be thoroughly entertained throughout this event (including husbands) with many Las Vegas, professional entertainers/acts performing around the announcements of the nominees and winners of each genre of the RONE Awards ‘Best Novels of 2012′ as well as the ‘Best Covers of 2012′ and their award presentations! This is also when the winners of the ‘Raffle Baskets’ (worth from $100 to over $500) will be announced. If you’re a registered RNConvention attendee you don’t have to buy raffle tickets to enter, you are each given raffle tickets in your registration bag to use towards any Raffle Basket(s) you want to win – Additional raffle tickets may be purchased at the convention as well, with all proceeds to go to a charity organization.
RNConsumer Book Fair & Author/Reader Meet & Greet- $5 dollars (which will be on Saturday morning/afternoon from 10am/2pm and 4pm-6pm)
Open to the public and much more than just a Book Fair, admission for Registered Conventioneers is from 10am-2pm, the public who purchases their $5 Book Fair and Author/Reader Meet & Greet tickets in advance from the website also allowed into the Book Fair from 10am-2pm, with $5 Book Fair and Author/Reader Meet & Greet tickets purchased at the Book Fair, get you in at 11am. Then there will be a 1-hour intermission where everyone will be able to get something to eat, or play Mr. Casanova Suitor Strip RNC Bingo! There is no additional cost for this and there will be many great prizes to win, besides all the great eye-candy! Then from 3pm-5pm will be the Author/Reader Meet & Greet in the same room as the Book Fair. This event is also open to the public and included in the one ticket purchase, as long as you get yourself on the Author/Reader Meeting Schedules.
Mr. Casanova Contest- $15 dollars (which will be on Saturday night from 7pm-10pm
This is going to be very entertaining for all! From introductions of each of the Mr. Casanova Suitors, followed by professional, respectful, sexy, seductive and fun group and solo acts/skits performed by each of these working, male models, with choreography assistance by Legendary Male Dancer/Performer for over 20 years, Julian Mora! To the Author/Suitor Readings where the Suitors act out scenes from romance novels, narrated by the novel’s authors, and of course followed by the Mr. Casanova 2013 Winner announcement, including various other Suitor winning titles, and photo opportunities for all, with ‘Mr. Casanova 2013′ and all the Suitors.
HONESTLY CAN YOU BELIEVE ALL THAT WILL BE HAPPENING REALLY DURING THIS CONVENTION
AND WAIT THERE IS PLENTY MORE THAT WILL BE HAPPENING AS WELL!
Make sure you check out the link below that will show you all the classes that will be going on for Thursday and Friday
Some of the pictures have links that will tell you more about the speakers that will be present.
Make sure you check out the link below that will give you all the info for the Book Fair
Now for those that would love to meet some of their favorite authors to get the chance to talk and know of their work, you will get that chance if you go and sign up today for a meet and greet
Here are some of the authors that will be participating in this years Meet and Greet
Bernadette Marie (Contemporary Romance Author)
C.D. Reiss (Erotic Romance Author)
Cynthia Lucas (Time Travel & Paranormal Romance Author)
Deanna Jewel (Multi-Genre Romance Author)
Debra Parmley (Historical & Contemporary Author)
Donna Michaels (Contemporary & Multi-Genre Romance Author)
G.D. Steel aka G.D. Canning (Contemporary, Paranormal & Erotic Romance Author)
J.T. Schultz (Contemporary & Multi-Genre Romance Author)
Jennifer Ashley aka Allyson James (Historical & Paranormal Romance Author)
Kathryn Loch (Contemporary Thriller & Historical Romance Author)
Kayce Lassiter (Contemporary/Paranormal & Contemporary Western Romance Author)
Kimberly Kinrade (Contemporary & Paranormal Romance Author)
Kitty Bucholtz (Humorous Urban Fantasy & Romantic Comedy Author)
Lindsey J Parsons (Fantasy & Paranormal Author)
Lizzy Ford (YA & Adult Paranormal, Fantasy & Contemporary Romance Author)
Maya DeLeina (Erotic Vampire Paranormal Romance Author)
Rachel Van Dyken (New Adult, Contemporary & Regency Romance Author)
Raine Miller (Contemporary & Historical Romance Author)
Sabrina York (Erotic Romance Author)
Sandy Sullivan (Contemporary & Historical Western Author)
Shannon West (M/M Contemporary & Paranormal Erotic Romance Author)
Sherri Hayes (Contemporary & Erotic (BDSM) Romance Author)
Sienna Mynx (Contemporary & Historical Erotic Romance (Multicultural) Author)
Victoria Vane aka Emery Lee (Sexy Historical & Contemporary Romance Author)
MAKE SURE YOU GET YOUR SPOT ON THE SCHEDULE AT THE FOLLOWING LINK:
That's right.....384 authors and more will be attending this years RNC convention.....authors of all genres will be attending.....if you don't believe me, check out the list of those that will be there:
NOW HONESTLY....THAT'S A LOT GOING ON FOR 5 DAYS.......
5 DAYS OF FUN
5 DAYS OF EXCITEMENT
5 DAYS OF GETTING THE CHANCE TO MEET SOME OF YOUR FAVORITE AUTHORS
5 DAYS OF GETTING THE LOWDOWN ON HOW TO MAKE IT IN THE ROMANCE NOVEL INDUSTRY FROM THOSE THAT KNOW FIRST HAND
PLUS LOOK AT THE POOL FOR THE GOLDEN NUGGET HOTEL.....WOULDN'T YOU JUST LOVE TO BE THERE TOO
SO WHAT ARE YOU WAITING FOR THEN?
CHECK OUT THE WEBSITE FOR ALL THE COMPLETE DETAILS THAT I PROBABLY DIDN'T GET THE CHANCE TO INCLUDE!
SO WHAT ARE YOU WAITING FOR?
YOU KNOW YOU WANT TO COME AND JOIN THE FUN AND EXCITEMENT THIS YEAR IN VEGAS THAT IS THE FIRST ANNUAL RNCONVENTION!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!