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Halfway There Event Weekend is here – May 16th & 17th


RFL Halfway - Centre Stage 2015_

RFL Halfway – Centre Stage 2015

Starting at 4pm SLT today marks this year’s Halfway There Event Weekend in Second Life and there many exciting activities happening. The opening party will be held at the center stage from 4pm followed by a full weekend of fun activities including dance parties, tribute events, raising money events and much more.

Check out the event schedule below and please spread the word :)

Halfway There Weekend 2015

Halfway There Regions 2015

Saturday 16th May 2015 – SLT

  • 4pm – 5pm           Opening Party                             Centre Stage
  • 5pm – 6pm           The Purple Man Group              Centre Stage
  • 6pm – 7pm            Dance Party                                 Centre Stage
  • 7pm – 9pm            Garth Brooks Tribute Band      Centre Stage

Sunday 17th May 2015 – SLT

  • 6am – 8pm           Team vendor, raffle, random riot & gotcha’s and silent auction – Happening in various locations
  • 10am – 11am        Halfway There Award Presentations! – Centre Stage
  • 11am – 8pm          RFL of SL Team Events
  • 2pm – 3:30pm    Abba Tribute Band
  • 3:30am+               Relay Rap

Location (SLURL)

RFL Halfway - Centre Stage 2015

RFL Halfway – Centre Stage 2015

2015 Fantasy Faire in Second Life has opened


FF 2015

 

The seventh annual Fantasy Faire in Second Life has officially opened it’s doors to the public and this event is one of the most popular events of the year. Fantasy Faire runs through until 3rd May 2015 featuring the best fantasy designers on the grid to help support the American Cancer Society.

The portals to the Fairelands are now open, the camouflage enchantments dispelled, the whole continent of fantasy worlds awaits visitors to come and explore, enjoy and perhaps shapeshift into one of the Faire Folk.

There will be live music, hunts, auctions, concerts and much more happening during the days ahead. This year there are 13 regions to explore and enjoy. Start your adventures at the Fairelands Junction and get ready to be amazed. :)

Springfest 2015 Press Release


Springfest 2015

Here is the press release and poster for the upcoming Springfest 2015 event in Second Life. The event will open to the public on Friday 3rd April 2015 from 8am SLT through until 5th April. This year Springfest 2015 matches the futuristic theme for the 2015 RFL of SL season “The Future is Now”.

Check out the event schedule here. See below for more details!

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

MARCH 31, 2015

SPRINGFEST 2015

DATES: APRIL 3 TO 5, 2015

WEBSITE:https://tcrelayers.wordpress.com/springfest-2015-schedule/

LOCATION: http://maps.secondlife.com/secondlife/Sutton%20Place/145/108/21

Springfest 2015 will take place on April 3 to 5, 2015. Springfest 2015 has a space theme to match the futuristic theme of the 2015 Relay For Life of Second Life season “The Future is Now” theme. This event will feature over 20 Relay For Life of Second Life teams, who have joined together to provide three days of cancer fundraising in 4 space themed areas! Activities include live djs, performers, a space carnival, 7seas Fishing, Bumper Boats, and paintball!

Vending areas are also set up, with many items up for sale, raffle, and auction! 100% proceeds at Springfest will go to Relay For Life of Second Life, an official charity of the American Cancer Society!

A complete schedule of teams and events can be found at the following link: https://tcrelayers.wordpress.com/springfest-2015/

About Relay For Life of Second Life:

Relay For Life is the signature event of the American Cancer Society and has been active, and continually growing in Second Life for 10 years. In 2005, the first Relay For Life of Second Life

(RFL of SL) was attended by a few hundred avatars and raised almost $5,000 US dollars for the

American Cancer Society. As of July 2014 RFL Of SL ranks number 17th out of 5000 teams worldwide in donations received. We have brought in over 2 million US dollars to help with the fight against cancer. This year our Relay weekend will be held on July 17th and 18th.


About the American Cancer Society:

The American Cancer Society is a global grassroots force of nearly three million volunteers saving lives and fighting for every birthday threatened by every cancer in every community. As the largest voluntary health organization, the Society’s efforts have contributed to a 22 percent decline in cancer death rates in the US during the past two decades, and a 50 percent drop in smoking rates. Thanks in part to our progress nearly 14.5 million Americans who have had cancer and countless more who have avoided it will celebrate more birthdays this year.  We’re determined to finish the fight against cancer. As the nation’s largest private, not-for-profit

investor in cancer research, we’re finding cures and ensuring people facing cancer have the help they need and continuing the fight for access to quality health care, lifesaving screenings, clean air, and more. For more information, to get help, or to join the fight, visit cancer.org or call us anytime, day or night, at 1-800-227-2345.


For More Information:

https://tcrelayers.wordpress.com/springfest-2015-schedule/

www.relayforlifeofsecondlife.org

www.cancer.org/involved/participate/relayforlife/second-life

Please spread the word about Springfest 2015 and lets continue to fundraise for cancer awareness and research during 2015. :)

2015 Fashion for Life of Second Life opens today at 10am SLT


Fashion For Life 2015 Map

Fashion For Life 2015 Map

Fashion For Life of Second Life opens officially to the public at 10am SLT today on Saturday 21st March 2015. Fashion For Life of Second Life is a really popular event every year and all proceeds from the activities will be donated to the American Cancer Society. This event is apart of the RFL of SL 2015 season and hopefully new records will be broken this year.

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FFL Milan

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FFL CentralPark North

FFL 2015 Locations

The regions this year are named after capital cities around the world and I have to say the regions look incredible from looking around today. Here are the SLURLs to start exploring the regions for Fashion For Life of Second Life 2015.

  • NYC – Builder, Sofia Corleone – Sponsored by Zanze
  • Paris – Builder, Kaya Angel – Sponsored by CHOP ZUEY COUTURE
  • London – Builder, Rebeca Bashly – Sponsored by ARGRACE
  • Los Angeles – Builder, Regi Yifu – Sponsored by Zaodyeck Magazine
  • Milan – Builder, MaximilianIII Massenberg – Sponsored by Sage
  • Berlin – Builder, Setsuna Infinity – Sponsored by Yasum Designs
  • Tokyo – Builder, Ouka Ugajin – Sponsored by ::GABRIEL::
  • CentralPark North – North & South, Builders, Spankmy Boucher and Sofia Corleone – Sponsored by MISS SL ORGANIZATION
  • CentralPark South – North & South, Builders, Spankmy Boucher and Sofia Corleone – Sponsored by MISS SL ORGANIZATION
FFL CentralPark North

FFL CentralPark North

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FFL CentralPark South

FFL 2015 Fashion Shows Schedule 

Fashion For Life of Second Life 2015 will be hosting many fashion shows during the week and it’s always been popular in previous years with the community.

  • Saturday,  March 21st, 14:00: 1st Styling Challenge, MISS SL 2015 by MISS SL Organisation on the theme Why do you relay?
  • Sunday, March 22nd, 10:00: Limited Edition Fashion Show by AIM Impression Modelling
  • Monday, March 23rd, 16:00: Fashion show by BLVD Fashion House
  • Tuesday, March 24th, 16:00: Fashion show by aQuarela Models
  • Wednesday, March 25th, 16:00 Fashion show by SCALA Models Agency
  • Thursday, March 26th, 16:00: Fashion show by PENUMBRA
  • Friday, March 27th, 16:00: Fashion show by The queenS
  • Saturday, March 28th, 10:00: 2nd styling challenge MISS SL 2015 by MISS SL Organisation

FFL 2015 Hunt

THE FASHION HUNT will be held across the two Central Park sims and include many items donated by generous designers and creators. Happy Hunting!

GACHAS

There will be plenty of Gachas to keep you busy and trading during FFL 2015.

FFL 2015 Events 

This year there will be many live events happening on the FFL 2015 regions and here is the schedule of events. Many DJs, singers, entertaining performers and people with talent will be providing fun entertainment during the week ahead. All times are SLT!

Saturday March 21st – Opening Day at 10:00am

  • 12:00 noon Seth Regan – Singer
  • 1:00 pm blake Hambleton – DJ
  • 4:00 pm – BBOY_DAN dance group
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Sunday March 22nd

  • 12:00 noon – BONIEFACIO – DJ
  • 1:00 pm – Kylie Sabra Angel (kylie.sabra) – Singer
  • 3:15 pm – T1 Radio
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Monday March 23rd

  • 1:00 pm TBD
  • 2:00 pm blake Hambleton – DJ – sent invite
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Tuesday March 24th

  • 1:00 pm DJ Theo (Zimny)
  • 2:00 pm “The Jersey Boys” by the Kittens and Tigers Dance Group.
    _____________________________________________________________

Wednesday March 25th

  • 1:00 pm – BONIEFACIO – DJ
  • 2:00 pm – Lady Garden Cabaret Dance Troupe – Chandra Meehan
    _____________________________________________________________

Thursday March 26th

  • 1:00 pm Anek Fuchs – Singer
  • 2:00 pm Zimny Zane – DJ
FFL NewYork City

FFL NewYork City

Spread the word and come along later today to visit the fantastic FFL 2015 regions with friends. They really are special and you really don’t want to miss the truly amazing builds.

Fashion For Life 2015 opens on 21st March


FFL 2015 regionsFashion For Life 2015 opens in Second Life at 10am SLT on Saturday 21st March through until Sunday 29th March 2015. This event is in support of the 2015 Relay For Life of Second Life season.

The FFL regions are now on the grid and final preparations are happening right now to get everything completed on time. This year there will be 113 designers, 9 regions, 7 fashion capitals of the world and 8 sim sponsors.

There will be one week of non-stop, boundary-breaking, uplifting, shop-till-you-drop, dazzling entertaining events. For one week this will be a great time to come together, celebrate life, honour memories, have a lot of fun, and make a difference.

Fashion For Life is one of Second Life’s biggest charitable events and it’s a really popular event from start to finish. Spread the word and attend this incredible event when it officially opens.

Fashion For Life 2015

Fashion For Life 2015

RFL of SL 2015 season officially starts


RFL of SL 2015 season starts

RFL of SL 2015 season starts

The 11th annual RFL of SL 2015 season has officially started and this season is going to be the best one yet. Over 170 avatars attended the kick off ceremony event today between 10am to 11am SLT. Live DJs will be playing music during the afternoon with fireworks set after 5pm SLT today. Good luck to all those are taking part in the RFL of SL 2015 season and I can’t wait to attend future RFL of SL events in Second Life. Check out the snapshots I took during the RFL of SL 2015 kickoff event below. :)

RFL of SL 2015 season

RFL of SL 2015 kick off map

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Huge attendance this year!

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RFL of SL 2015 speakers

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The main stage area

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RFL of SL 2015 season is here!

GO RELAY 2015! :)

Press Release: Relay for Life of Second Life 2015 Kickoff Celebration Event


RFL of SL 2015

This weekend marks the start of the 11th annual Relay For Life of Second Life 2015 season and here is the official press release below including the full schedule for the next few days. I think it’s going to be another great season during 2015 with larger audiences, new records being set and more great events than ever before.

I’ll be blogging once again during the RFL of SL 2015 season so stay tuned for that. I’m ready and it’s almost time to get the season under-way. Yay! :)

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

The 2015 Relay For Life of Second Life season will kick off officially on March 8, 2015. Festivities will begin at 9 am slt with a one hour pre-show hosted by T1 Radio. The 2015 Relay For Life of Second Life Kick Off Ceremony will being at 10 am slt and featuring speeches by the Relay For Life of Second Life Planning Committee, the official American Cancer Society Representative StingRay Raymaker.

The 2015 Relay For Life of Second Life Kick Off Celebrations will usher in the start of the 11th season of Relay For Life of Second Life, an official charity of the American Cancer Society. The theme for this year’s relay season is “The Future is Now”.  Immediately following the kick off ceremony, guests will be treated to live music, dj’s, games, and Relay For Life of Second Life Team campsite areas to visit. The campsite areas will provide teams the opportunity to display their team spirit and to start the relay fundraising season.  Below is the official schedule for the 2015 Relay For Life of Second Life Kick Off Celebrations:

2015 Relay For Life of Second Life Kickoff Schedule

Date: Saturday, March 7, 2015

On Saturday, March 7, everyone is invited to a special Paint Second Life Purple wrap up party, as our many relay teams will begin setting up for Kickoff 2015! The party will be held at 5pm to 8 pm slt and will be hosted by T1 Radio.

Date: Sunday, March 8, 2015

9am to 10 am slt – T1 Radio Pre-Kick Off Show

10am to 11 am slt – Kick Off Opening Ceremony & Speeches

11am to 5 pm slt – Live performers, djs, and team campsites are open

5pm to 7  pm slt – Fireworks & Closing Party with T1 Radio’s Trader1 Whiplash

About Relay For Life of Second Life:

Relay For Life is the signature event of the American Cancer Society and has been active, and continually growing in Second Life for 10 years. In 2005, the first Relay For Life of Second Life (RFL of SL) was attended by a few hundred avatars and raised almost $5,000 US dollars for the American Cancer Society. As of July 2014 RFL of SL ranks number 17th out of 5000 teams worldwide in donations received. We have brought in over 2 million US dollars to help with the fight against cancer. This year our Relay weekend will be held on July 17th and 18th.

About the American Cancer Society:

The American Cancer Society is a global grassroots force of nearly three million volunteers saving lives and fighting for every birthday threatened by every cancer in every community. As the largest voluntary health organization, the Society’s efforts have contributed to a 22 percent decline in cancer death rates in the US during the past two decades, and a 50 percent drop in smoking rates. Thanks in part to our progress nearly 14.5 million Americans who have had cancer and countless more who have avoided it will celebrate more birthdays this year.  We’re determined to finish the fight against cancer. As the nation’s  largest private, not-for-profit investor in cancer research, we’re finding cures and ensuring people facing cancer have the help they need and continuing the fight for access to quality health care, lifesaving screenings, clean air, and more. For more information, to get help, or to join the fight, visit cancer.org or call us anytime, day or night, at 1-800-227-2345.

For More Information:

www.relayforlifeofsecondlife.org

www.cancer.org/involved/participate/relayforlife/second-life

Are you ready ?