Bushwick Open Studios tour showcasing local Brooklyn artists

Arts in Bushwick will be sharing artistic projects and encouraging community interaction and dialogue this weekend, during it’s fifth annual Bushwick Open Studios tour. BOS brings the neighborhood’s thousands of artists and performers out into the streets and in view of each other, other community residents, and the general public. Bushwick Open Studios begins today …
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Free theater festival coming to San Francisco

At a time when thrift is in style, what better way to serve that objective than free stuff, such as free entertainment. The 6th annual San Francisco Theater Festival to be held on Sunday, July 26, 2009, from 11:00 am – 5:00 pm is an extravaganza of 100 shows at the Yerba Buena arts complex …
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Global videogame competition announced for SIGGRAPH 2009

SIGGRAPH announces the launch of GameJam!, a new international videogame competition to be held at SIGGRAPH 2009, the 36th International Conference and Exhibition on Computer Graphics and Interactive Techniques. Teams of three people will compete for 24-consecutive hours to create, design, and implement their best effort at a comprehensive videogame in the allotted timeframe. Each …
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Gaming companies to storm Licensing Expo

With the recent move from New York to Las Vegas, the Licensing International Expo 2009 continues its success with the confirmed participation of 72 new companies to exhibit on the main show floor. New exhibitors represent a wide cross section of companies including Liverpool Football Club, Universal Studios, Fitzroy Media, Electronic Arts and KONAMI, among …
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Bonnaroo Music and Arts Festival launches innovative online video concert series

Bonnaroo, one of the largest outdoor music festivals, is excited to launch Bonnaroo 365, a free, online concert series. The new, video-driven site offers fans innovative ways to experience the festival on-demand, year round and represents a technical collaboration between Ooyala, a leading online video provider and Threshold Interactive, a leading interactive marketing agency. The Grammy-nominated Raconteurs …
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Venues and artists leverage Veritix’s digital ticketing and transfer tech

Artists, sports teams and venue operators are discovering the revolutionary advantages in using Veritix’s exclusive and patented Flash Seats® digital ticketing, including revenue generation and marketing capabilities, that are not available through other paperless ticketing options. Flash Seats technology allows for the purchase and transfer of tickets in digital format, allowing venue operators the ability …
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Digital Publishing & Advertising Conference info

The Digital Publishing & Advertising Conference will bring together the leading figures in media, marketing, publishing, and technology to discuss the exploding digital content and advertising industry, exploring the new frontiers of “digital” for all content providers, agencies, and marketers. DPAC will help big and small media and content companies, full-service agencies, and brands get …
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Tech Museum of Innovation offering freebie

In San Jose, California, considered the the Capital of Silicon Valley, The Tech Museum of Innovation, one of the nation’s premier science and technology museums, today announced ScholarShare Free Second Sundays, offering free admission to The Tech’s regular museum galleries on the second Sunday of each month beginning September 14, 2008. The program is co-sponsored …
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Games Convention Asia happening this month

Games Convention Asia starts on September 18th, and runs through the 20th. Games Convention Asia is the first and only platform for the entire electronic game market in Singapore and the Asia-Pacific region. The organizer’s goal is to firmly establish what will be the Asia-Pacific region’s biggest convention devoted to digital media, computer games, entertainment …
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McCurtain County fall fair and Wood Turners art exhibits

McCurtain County in Southeast Oklahoma is encouraging all North Texas residents to make their reservations now for the upcoming Fall festivals, fairs and art exhibits. McCurtain County Free Fair September 2 – 6 Four straight days of livestock showing and judging, a colorful parade through downtown Idabel, a bicycle rodeo, a horse show, and much …
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Pittsfield City Jazz Festival details

The Pittsfield City Jazz Festival today announced the lineup for an expanded 10-day event that kicks off on Columbus Day weekend and presents the best of both local and international performers. The fourth annual festival, Oct. 10-19, will feature “Jazz around town,” highlighting regionally-based artists on Oct. 10-12; Jazz in School, with week-long performances and …
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Ripley’s Believe It or Not! opens doors in London

The doors to the quirky and world famous Ripley’s Believe It or Not!, the global authority on the weird, strange and bizarre, open for the first time in London on Wednesday, Aug. 20, 2008. Hosting more than 500 peculiar and wonderful exhibits never before seen in the UK, the attraction, occupying 24,000 square feet in …
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Three Days Grace event in movie theatres across the U.S.

Fans will be able to see Three Days Grace: Live at The Palace 2008, in digital cinema equipped theatres across the country on August 26, 2008, courtesy of alternative content distribution company The Bigger Picture. Filmed live at The Palace of Auburn Hills, Michigan, the DVD captures the explosive energy of the band’s live performance …
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Event Design Summit

DESCRIPTION This event was created by the editors of industry bible Event Design Magazine. It’s the only conference that looks at the intersection of experience design and business. A multi-disciplinary view that connects all the pieces of experience design to improve the performance and effectiveness of your creative team and the way you service clients. …
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