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Contract and check is in the mail. LLC formed.
Apparently it is a bit complicated to open a business checking account. I hope like hell I can get it finally done on Friday.
Then I can open registration!
The dates for this convention are:
October 22-24 2021
However the contract is not signed. I hope they have it done for me by end of first week of February.
Here is a quick look at the chosen venue. The convention will take place in October.
The Vicksburg convention center is located right on the river, in Vicksburg Mississippi
I should have ten 10X10 vendor booths available.
I am still looking at costs but I should have a contract signed and a firm date by this weekend.
Planning is proceeding at a good pace. I am involved in talks with the Vicksburg Convention Center and looking at costs. I will share an update with that soon because I think people might find it interesting.
I am thinking October instead of my original idea of August. It’s less crowded convention-wise, and the weather is better
I am planning on having Jack Greene as a guest and I want to reach out to Lou Zocchi as well.
Looks like my first step is forming a LLC. I should get that done this week.
We have one
There is movement on a piece I was a waiting on to make this convention happen. If it all goes well I will be in a position to move forward at the end of October.
I was just about to start looking at the feasibility of a Kickstarter to raise funds to host the convention. That could still be a possibility as I want to have this convention next year one way or another.