RCM - RETRO COMPUTER MUSEUM

ARCHIVED ITEMS => RCM GAMING EVENTS - OPEN DAYS 2013 => Topic started by: AndyRCM on September 07, 2013, 05:54:00 PM

Title: UPDATED - RCM @Snibston - October 26th/27th
Post by: AndyRCM on September 07, 2013, 05:54:00 PM
Apologies for this second announcement - I got the closing dates for advance tickets wrong (left last times in place!!!). :)

Along with our 60+ systems we will also be playing host to Something different this time - basically the appearance of a Sinclair C5 (available to sit in), a Delorean - available to sit in (weather permitting) and last but certainly not least a W Industries Virtuality 1000cs (VR Machine - available to play on). These will all require a small donation to the owners to cover wear and tear etc.

Ticket prices:
Advance Tickets can be purchased via the "Donate" button on the RCM website until Wednesday 23rd October.

Adult Single Day £10.50 (£12.00 on door)
Adult Two Days £15.50 (£17.00 on door)

Child Single Day £6.50 (£8.00 on door)
Child Two Days £9.50 (£11.00 on door)

http://www.retrocomputermuseum.co.uk/ (http://www.retrocomputermuseum.co.uk/)

If you click on the Virgin Money Giving button it will take you to our donations page. Click on make a donation on the right hand side then enter the amount you wish to pay for your ticket(s) in other - then you can either pay for them either by credit card or paypal. Please add in the message box the day(s) you require and the actual ticket type(s).

Tickets are also available from Snibston Discovery Park directly.

Contact details for the Retro Computer Museum:
07519 816283
info@retrocomputermuseum.co.uk
www.retrocomputermuseum.co.uk (http://www.retrocomputermuseum.co.uk)

Contact details for Snibston:
01530 278 444
snibston@leics.gov.uk
www.snibston.com (http://www.snibston.com)

Public Transport Directions:
Get a train to Leicester - then walk cross the main shopping area to the St Margarets Bus Station (about 15 minutes walk) and get the 29/29A to Coalville. The venue is about 10 minutes walk up Ashby Road or you can change to the number 9 which will drop you off closer to the venue on Ashby Road.

http://www.arrivabus.co.uk/serviceInformation.aspx?id=6405&r=Midlands (http://www.arrivabus.co.uk/serviceInformation.aspx?id=6405&r=Midlands)
Title: Re: UPDATED - RCM @Snibston - October 26th/27th
Post by: resident paul on October 02, 2013, 04:59:31 PM
Unfortunately I won't make it because it is  the same weekend as Eurocon :( but have a good time guys! 
Title: Re: UPDATED - RCM @Snibston - October 26th/27th
Post by: questor on October 04, 2013, 08:23:55 AM
Has anyone cross promoted this event to other forums - I don't get time to visit them these days, but thinking of UKVAC, JAMMA+, RetroGamer, AtariAge etc.

Facebook event doesn't have that many confirmed visitors - so suggest promoting this as wide as possible.
Title: Re: UPDATED - RCM @Snibston - October 26th/27th
Post by: AndyRCM on October 04, 2013, 08:25:24 AM
I am not on any other forums anymore so . . . that is me out . . . I simply don't have time.
Title: Re: UPDATED - RCM @Snibston - October 26th/27th
Post by: muguk on October 04, 2013, 10:58:58 AM
Atari Forum done:  http://www.atari-forum.com/viewtopic.php?f=28&t=25565

Just the various Atari FB groups to post the intro video into.
Title: Re: UPDATED - RCM @Snibston - October 26th/27th
Post by: muguk on October 25, 2013, 03:42:40 PM
Good luck for this weekend.  Apologies for not being able to make it due to other committments (i.e. about 5' 2" and a vice-like grip!) :)