2018 HG: PEOPLE: Avatarfest: Oct. 6 to Nov. 30. Applications invited till Aug 17

Avatarfest:  Oct. 6 to Nov. 30. Applications invited till Aug 17Avatarfest is the yearly end-user focused festival which includes non-commercial exhibits from users around the hypergrid, focusing on how they use the regions that they own. Applications are being accepted from July 23 to August 17th (with exceptions accepted until Sept 8th). Avatarfest:  Oct. 6 to Nov. 30For exhibitors and performersFolks interested in exhibiting may apply here:http://avatarfest.net/?page_id=1450Folks interested in performing or greeting may apply here:http://avatarfest.net/?page_id=1452More details can be found at the Avatarfest G+ page:AVATARFest (G+ community)********************************************More after the break*************************************************Metaverse events, recent and upcomingEvents on the Hypergrid: HYPEventsHypergrid DestinationsIMA Social Web and Virtual World Events, Music, and Meeting CalendarHYPERGRID EVENTSOpenSimWorld EventsEntertainment on the HypergridOpensim AAM Virtual PerformersPromotion for virtual worlds and everything in ’emSelby’s daily events and news collection:  Virtual worlds are real Comedy Videos from the virtual worldsWeb-world videosMetaverse places and activitiesList of Social VR/Virtual Worlds by Ryan SchultzSearch this blog with the search bar, upper left.Hypergrid Writer’s CommunityMetaverse Jobs; Job ListingsIMA projects3D WEBSITES A2Z3D web-worlds of the browser (G+ community) Web-worlds, 3D virtual worlds running in a browser. SummaryVirtual Outworlding news collection Destination guide: OpenSimWorldHyperica, Directory of Opensimulator hypergrid destinationsWELCOME TO SEANCHAI LIBRARIESHypergrid-related articles in this blog********************************************************* ************************************************Han Held, founder and orginizer of the Avatarfest festival, announced today that applications for the 2018 Avatarfest are now being accepted. In the announcement, Han Held also stated that this will be the final Avatarfest. -Han Held, citing a “sea change” in the makeup of the hypergrid, expressed confidence that although this is the end of Avatarfest, the community would come together to make a modern replacement. “There might not be this user-focused festival next year” Han wrote “ but I am confident that there will be a user-focused festival. 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