Sometimes you need help getting the funds together to get your geek event or wedding just right. Sponsors can be the answer, but there are always conditions to sponsorships. What does it cost to have sponsors?
Will Comic Con Africa affect your event?
Learn about what the Comic Con Africa 2018 means for ICON and rAge and then find out what it means for your small event.
Steal the venue
I don’t know what it’s like where you live, but in Joburg a lot of small to medium geek conventions have something in common – the venue. There’s also some overlap in venues for the two big Gauteng boffer larps (MEAD Legends and Tales of Teana). You could do a lot of work to find a venue that’s uniquely yours, or you could follow the common sense approach.
Hunting for a convention venue
I’ve only done the grand venue safari once, but I learned a lot. Here's some of the kinds of venues I found through Google and why I didn't go with them.