Magic New Zealand® is proudly sponsored by International Entertainment

Christchurch NZ Labour Weekend
2012 (19/10/2012 to 22/10/2012)

For those who are making flight reservations the convention starts on Friday night 19th October and finishes on Monday 22nd October at 2.45pm

But also keep in mind that registrations will open at 2.30pm and the dealers
will open before the evening show on Friday night

Tentative Programme only Final programme will be printed in the Official Convention printed brochure/souvenir booklet registrants will receive on arrival. We also plan to publish the final programme and circulate it on internet during October 2012

Friday 19th October 2012
2.30 pm Registration Desk Open
4pm - 6pm Dealers Open
Get own dinner at hotel or away from hotel
6.45 pm Official welcome, and introduction of the committee and special guests. Also ask if there are any questions from registrants. Announcements re weekend.etc
7.15 pm - 8.30pm Stars of Magic - Top acts International and from New Zealand
8.45 pm Dealers demo then opening up dealers room. 9.30 - 10.30pm
10.30 pm to 11.30pm late night bonus lecture - (to be announced nearer the time)

Saturday 20th October 2012
8am Stage contest - Juniors and Adults (judged separately)
10.15 am Morning Tea - Dealers Room
10.30am Official Photo
10.45 am to 12.15pm, Lecture One - Ken Scott
12.30 pm Lunch provided - Dealers Room
1.30 pm - Lecture Two - Mark Mason
3.15 pm Afternoon Tea
4.00 pm Public show - Non Registrants
5.00pm Pizza Party
*Cash Bar open
7.00 pm to 8.30pm Public Show: Registrants attend
9.30 pm Supper with the stars. Dealers open until late

Sunday 21st October
8.45 am Children's Magic Act Contest
10.30 am Morning tea - Dealers Room
11.00 am Official Photo
11.15 am Close up Contest - Senior and Junior Mixed (but judged separately)
1pm to 2 pm Lunch - Dealers room Open
2pm Lecture Three - Shawn Farquhar
3.45 pm Afternoon Tea
4.15 pm to 5.45pm Lecture The Gillams (Family Shows)
6.15 pm Pre Dinner Drinks - Cash Bar
7.00pm- Banquet and Entertainment/Jazz Band (Semi formal and formal Dress)
Awards and Special Guests

Monday 22nd October
8.30 am Trading tables for registrants second hand magic - In dealers room.. Closes at 10am
10.15am Morning Tea
10.45am Workshop. Listen, and learn and interviews with our guests. Question and answer session with each of our three guest overseas lecturers. Mark Mason, Ken Scott and Shawn Farquhar. Registrants choose which session they want to attend at 10.45am. We will be asking registrants to write questions for each speaker during the Convention and if time permits, other questions will be taken from the floor by the facilitator in each session. This will be the last chance to learn from our Stars.

11.30 am Close up show - Mark Mason
12.30 pm to 1.30 pm - Lunch - Final sales for dealers before packing up
1.45 pm Final Surprise??
2.45 pm Convention Over

This convention is going to be a **SELL OUT**

If you are planning to attend register **NOW**

Convention registration form go to:

Credit card payment form for convention registration go to:

Competition registration form go to:

Alan Watson - Publicity and Marketing

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