Friday, April 15th marked the opening of applications to participate in the SL13B Community Celebration to mark the 13th anniversary of Second Life entering it public beta. Celebrations this year will run from Sunday, June 19th through to Sunday, June 26th inclusive, all under the theme of The Shared Adventure.
In particular, the organisers are seeking applications from exhibitors, performers, presenters and volunteers; applications for the Press Day will open in due course. Those wishing to apply for any of these positions are asked to read the General Event Policies for SL13B, and then proceed as follows:
- Exhibitors should then read the Exhibitor Policies and complete the Exhibitor Application form
- Performers should then read the Performance Policies and complete the Performance Application form
- Presenters should then read the Performance Policies and complete the Auditorium Application form
- Volunteers should then read the Volunteer Code of Conduct and complete the Volunteer Application form
This year, the celebrations will cover 17 regions offering some 200 parcels for exhibits, as well as the core entertainments stages, Welcome Area, auditorium and so on.
Timeline of Activities
- Friday, April 15th: Exhibitor/Performer/Volunteer/Auditorium Applications open
- Friday, May 13th: Exhibitor and Volunteer Applications closed
- Friday, May 20th: Performer and Auditorium Applications closed
- Monday, May 23rd to Wednesday, May 25th: First round exhibitors notified via email
- Wednesday, May 25th: regions open to exhibitors
- Friday June 10th: Performers notified
- Wednesday, June 15th to Friday, June 17th: regions closed to exhibitors for walk-through
- Friday, June 17th and Saturday, June 18th: regions open to exhibitors for adjustments
- Saturday, June 18th: Press Day
- Sunday, June 19th, noon SLT: Opening Day
- Thursday June 23rd: The Birthday
- Sunday, June 26th: last day of celebration performances and activities
- Monday, June 27th to Sunday, July 3rd: regions open for viewing, no performances
- Sunday, July 3rd: Staff party
- Monday, July 4th to Wednesday, July 6th: Breakdown
- Thursday, July 7th: Sims go off-line.
Keep up-to-date with all things SL13B through the SL Community Celebration Website.