While the con season of 2013 is winding down, the future of 2014 is only beginning. TrotCon, normally held in Columbus, Ohio, has announced its dates and venue for a 2014 event. It will return to the Sheraton Columbus at Capitol Square in Columbus, Ohio on June 20-22nd. The registration fee will be an affordable $35, while a new raft of sponsor ranks have been announced going all the way up to $500. In addition to opening their registration, they also have their first special guest announcement, and it’s popular fan musician Eurobeat Brony.
For an overview of the 2013 event, you can check out our coverage. For the complete release, you can look behind the cut.
The theme for TrotCon 2014 is Renaissance! We will have a category in the cosplay contest for best renaissance themed pony costume. We can’t wait to see what you all come up with.
Our pre-registration is now open! Right now its $25, yes only $25! Register now before October 9th as the price will be going up to $35.
This year we also have four tiers of sponsor badges:
Earth Pony Tier – $100
One VIP Autograph
Name in Conbook
Sponsor Badge Only Metal Pin by PinFilly (design TBA)
Pegasus Tier – $200
All Earth Pony Tier Perks plus:
TrotCon 2014 Shirt signed by TrotCon Staff
Cupcake (Yes you get a cupcake!)
Unicorn Tier – $350
All Earth Pony and Pegasus Tier perks plus:
Meet the Musicians Backstage Pass
Priority Seating in Mane Events
Alicorn Tier – $500
All Earth Pony, Pegasus, and Unicorn Tier perks plus:
Hang out with VIP guests for one hour
We will be announcing a lot more perks for sponsors as we get closer to the convention!
You can register by visiting https://trotcon2014.eventbrite.com/