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Announcing CatalystCon East Saturday Evening Entertainment!
We're excited to announce the lineup of entertainment for Saturday evening: Off the Page: Sex Talk with Carol Queen & Friends and UrbanErotika!
At 8pm, join Carol Queen and some of CatalystCon’s erotic writers, memoirists, essayists, and sex pundits for a night of conversation-sparking readings to remember.
At 10pm, Mo Beasley will present UrbanErotika, a performance series that celebrates erotic love through poetry, spoken word, music, dance, and theatre. UrbanErotika is currently looking for 1-2 CatalystCon attendees to join their performance! For more details, check out the Casting Call.
Introducting the CatalystCon Studio
The CatalystCon Studio will make its debut at CatalystCon East, with live recordings all weekend long. The studio will feature the return of Sex Out Loud Radio with Tristan Taormino, as well as Why Are People Into That?! with Tina Horn, The Whorecast with Siouxsie Q and Jesse James, and The Deeper Truth: Biographies from the Catalysts with Shar Rednour. The Deeper Truth is sponsored by Good Vibrations.
For a full schedule and list of guests, check out our Studio page.
Pre-Conference Shy/Newbie Meet Up
and Private Sex Worker Meet Up
We are hosting an intimate gathering before the Opening Reception for some of our shyer attendees, first-time attendees and attendees who are traveling alone. We'd like to give you an opportunity to meet other newbies, get a feel for what to expect during the weekend and hopefully make a new friend or two...all in a low-key, low pressure environment. No RSVP required.
CatalystCon staff member and sex worker liaison Savannah Darling is hosting a private pre-conference Meet Up for sex workers and former sex workers on Friday evening. This event is open to current and former sex workers only. RSVP is required and you must have your CatalystCon badge to enter. Register here.
Make an Appointment with Davis of Sexquire!
Davis of Sexquire will once again be offering complimentary 15 minute consultations to CatalystCon attendees. Got a legal, accounting, tax, or other business question? Davis has answers!
Email firstname.lastname@example.org to secure your 15 minute appointment today.
Registration and Hotel Deadlines
Regular registration for CatalystCon East is $150 for the full weekend, and $125 for Saturday and Sunday only. Prices go up after February 26, so register today! Students can receive a $25 discount by entering STUDENT in the discount code field when registering. Please note that student ID will be required at check-in.
CatalystCon East will be held at the Hilton Crystal City in Arlington, VA. A group rate of $109 plus tax per night is available until February 20, 2014. Reservations can be made by calling 1-703-418-6800 with the group code CAT, or online at Hilton.com.
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