I’ll be participating in this multi-author book signing event in Manchester on August 13th. If you are thinking of going, please take advantage of today’s Easter Discount.
Event Description https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/manchester-author-event-gig-2016-tickets-19745695908?discount=EasterTreat2016
This will be the first event of it’s kind hosted by Scarlett Enterprises, and is going to be an annual event on this site. I am certain this event will go from strength to strength.
The signing and gig will take place in a large marquee measuring 21 x 15 metres, with a smaller marquee accomodating the beer tent & refreshments. In the evening there will be a BBQ and other food available. Afternoon tea of sandwiches and cakes will be available to purchase, through the day. An icecream van is also going to be onsite.
The signing will take place on Saturday the 13th of August 2016, at the Red Rose Steam Society Ltd. Mining Museum in Astley Green, Manchester, M29 7JB.
Through the day an author book signing will take place, with morning and afternoon sessions available.
There will be a break between 1.30 – 2.30 pm for dinner, to enable attendees, helpers and authors alike to have a break.
LUNCH BREAK 1.30 – 2.30 pm (All readers will be requested to leave the signing marquee and return after)
ALL TICKETS WILL BE SCANNED FOR ENTRY AND YOU WILL BE GIVEN A COLOUR CODES WRIST BAND. DUPLICATES/PHOTOCOPIES OF TICKETS WILL NOT BE ACCEPTED AND ANYONE TRYING TO ENTER WITH A PHOTOCOPIED TICKET WILL BE REMOVED FROM THE EVENT.
The Saturday evening event is in the form of a gig, which will begin at 7 pm and run through to 11.30 pm. Alongside the music we will have spoken word artists reading to the audience.
On site there will be food and drink available. More details on the Facebook page & website.
We are also going to be hosting a raffle on the day of the signing, and all winners will be announced at the evening. Raffle prizes will include signed paperbacks and more prizes will be announced closer to the event.The monies raised from the raffle will be donated to the local Scout & Guide Troop.
Two charities will benefit from a percentage of the profits for this event. Part to the Mining Museum itself, and the other to MIND.
Under 16’s must be accompanied by an adult to the day event. Strictly over 16’s to the evening event. Parents please be aware there will be male models attending that will be topless at points during the day. There is a licensed bar on the premises
Where can I contact the organiser with any questions or concerns?
Organisers available through email and the facebook page. Please contact- firstname.lastname@example.org or visit the Facebook page.
Is my registration/ticket transferrable?
You may “sell” your ticket on for face value but no refunds will be offered to anyone. Tickets do not need to be in your own name, as we understand PayPal accounts are under alternative names sometimes, but please be aware that ALL tickets will be scanned on sign up and any counterfeit or photocopied tickets will be destroyed and you will be asked to leave the event.
Do I have to bring my printed ticket to the event?
Tickets via the Eventbrite app will be accepted but we advise all attendees to bring a printed copy in case of technical difficulties.
What is the refund policy?
Is there venue Parking, if not, where can I park?
Yes, there is free parking on site. Buses access the village, and train stations are located as per information on the website
IF YOU HAVE ANY MORE CONCERNS PLEASE DON’T HESITATE TO CONTACT THE MAE2016 TEAM ON THE EMAIL OR FACEBOOK PAGE.
This is the list of the 43 confirmed attending authors for the 2016 event
More authors to be added
An eclectic mix of genre will be at this event.