2019 There Winter Games

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There Winter Games (TWG) is a huge 10-day series of competitive events in There that run from February 22nd through March 3rd. Everyone is invited to play in this fun and friendly competition. Participants earn points for their team, and the team with the most points at the end takes home the gold medal! Events happen at all hours of the day and range from vehicle races to card games to quests and so much more. Whatever your interests are, you’re likely to find activities to enjoy.

There Winter Games Schedule

Thursday, February 21st
Opening Ceremonies
Start Time: 6:30 PM PST

Friday, February 22nd – Sunday, March 3rd
10-Day Competitive There Games Events

Monday, March 4th
Closing Ceremonies
Start Time: 6:30 PM PST

Everyone is invited to play and is already part of a team. The color of your name tag will tell you which team you’re on. There are 16 name tag colors. If you aren’t quite sure where you belong, it’s easy to find out. Just head over to the Winter Games Welcome Center and use the handy name tag sign. When you click the sign’s action tag, it will tell you what color your name tag is and also give you a link to join your team! This is a great way to meet people and make new friends.

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2019 Club Fair Registration

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Do you have a Club in There that you would like to recruit more members to? Get help promoting your Club at the Club Fair happening at the There Fairgrounds January 13th-20th.

Head over to the There Fairgrounds and pick out a booth (Lot) for your Club. There are several sizes to choose from. Once you find one that will work, join the There Fairgrounds Development Club in order to rent a booth. Once you have rented the booth, you can decorate it to promote your Club.

Don’t forget to leave a sign or brochure in the booth so that interested people can locate a link to your Club. Schedule and hold events from your booth during the Club Fair to attract more members.

We’ll see you at the Club Fair in the virtual world There!

December’s BABS Outpost of the Month: Faith Bay Town BABS Outpost

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Discover the Bay Area Boat System‘s outpost of the month, Faith Bay Town during the last few days of 2018. Celebrate in There.com with the BABS club December 28th through December 31st!

There are three additional ways to submit more entries into the monthly BABS drawing over the next few days, plus you might pick up a gift or two for New Year’s Eve!

Faith Town BABS Outpost also known as Motu Motu Airways is 2,000 meters high over the zone! You’ll need to teleport to the very top to reach it. The Faith Town BABS Outpost is owned by Circut_Rider and Dove_Renee.

As part of this weekend’s celebrations, there is a special quest out till Sunday night. Finish the quest for an additional entry and do the bonus question for an EXTRA entry.

You can also participate in the BABS photo contest. Take a picture of your avatar at the Faith Town BABS Outpost. Make sure to relay a message about the Outpost or the owners in a chat bubble for your photo. Send the photo to babs@babscommunity.com with the subject: FAITH BAY TOWN. Your entry will get you into the drawing and if you WIN, you’ll get an extra entry. Be creative in your photo and your message!

The third way to enter the BABS December drawing is to play a special edition of Bingo Maniacs this Saturday on December 29th. Win a round for an extra entry.

The Outpost of the Month will have a few giveaways during the next floatilla. Sign up for the BABS New Year’s Eve hoverboat event.

The BABS Monthly Drawing is held the first Monday night floatilla of each month. You do not have to be present to win. In January, BABS will be giving away the first-ever Sojka Reaper BABS 2 Hoverboat designed to match the BABS towers. There will only ever be 20 of these beauties in There.com.

Happy New Year from the BABS Outpost Community!

Frosty Nights & Warm Winter Cabins

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Oh the weather outside is frightful, but inside it’s so delightful! Cozy up next to the fire in your very own home on Frosty Island. Enjoy snow-covered terrain and the beautiful pink, purple and orange skies of this delightful island in There shaped like a snowman.

Make yourself at home in a two-story winter cabin located in Santa’s Village. This lovely home offers a dining room, living room, family room and upstairs loft. Complete with outdoor lights and frozen icicles.

The snow-covered cabin is included free with the monthly rental of a one-acre Development Lot. Join the Santa’s Village Development Group first before picking out your new homestead. To rent a holiday cabin for the winter, step into the Lot and go to This Place on your menu bar and clicking information about For Rent. Here is a helpful article about setting up your Development Lot in the Santa’s Village Development Zone.

You can purchase furniture, artwork and a Christmas tree from Shop Central or the Auctions to decorate your cabin for the holidays. Our Designers have created many different styles of holiday home decor for you to choose from. Once you’ve got your home decorated to your liking, you can create an event and invite your friends and new neighbors to a housewarming party.

2018-11-29 (1)If you’d like to build your own home from scratch, you can purchase a PAZ from Shop Central and drop it anywhere around Santa’s Village on the Island of Frosty. Pick and choose what kind of furniture and decorations you would like to have in your home.

There are also two Neighborhoods located on Frosty that are welcoming new tenants. Make yourself at home at Candy Cane Lane or Winter Wonderland.

A BABS December to Remember

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The Bay Area Boat System (BABS) Club is happy to present a December to Remember in the virtual world There. The group is holding special holiday hoverboat events December 3rd through the 31st to celebrate the winter season.

Sign up for the first BABS Sleigh Ride of the season with your host KatesHappy. Sip hot cocoa and go dashing through the snow on a one horse open sleigh with your friends. Look for BABS holiday weekend activities planned for the upcoming Outpost of the Month: Faith Bay Town & BABS Outpost operated by Circuit_Rider. Santa will be coming to town and spreading his jolly cheer in There. BABS has five holiday flotillas planned during a December to Remember. Ring in the New Year with friends during the last BABS event of 2018.

Dec 3 Frosty Mug Flotilla

Dec 10 BABS KatesHappy’s Sleigh Ride

Dec 17 BABS Ho-Ho-Hoverboat

Dec 24 BABS Polar Express: PJs & Trains

The BABS group supports a network of large landing towers and outposts throughout There. The towers allow big groups of guided hoverboat tours to easily island hop from one location to the next. B.A.B.S.throws regular events and everyone is invited. You can pilot your own hoverboat or relax and enjoy the scenic view from the passenger seat.

Shop the Auctions for a special BABS hoverboat sleigh.

Pirates in the Thereiabbean

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Grab yer rum and join us for Pirates in the Thereiabbean November 11th through November 17th! We’re hankerin’ for a good ole time, and we know how t’ give it too, just take a peek at all these fantastic events planned for you, shiver me timbers!

 

There Theme & Event Planning Meetings

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Every month in the virtual world There, Event Hosts plan staple events and special themed events celebrating holidays, seasons, annual themes and more for the community to enjoy. If you’d like to volunteer to participate in the planning of these events, drop by the weekly There Themes & Events meetings on Wednesday nights.

Sign up to attend if you’d like to seek host support, share new ideas and keep up to date on what events are coming up so that you can plan and contribute your own events. The weekly Wednesday night meetings are held at the Themes and Events Headquarters and hosted by RobbyBoy.

Stay up to date on daily events and follow the There Themes and Events public group on Facebook. Easily keep track of event dates online with the There Events Calendar and the There Quests, GPSD & Ongoing Events Calendar posted and updated by RobbyBoy.

The next big theme coming up in There is Halloween. Do you have an idea for a spooky event or perhaps want to show off your haunted house? Attend the next There Themes and Events meeting on October 3rd and meet with other hosts planning events for the month of October. If you are interested in participating in Spookfest during the month of October, contact AlessiaAlucard or Susanszy.

Please note, weekly meetings are held every Wednesday with the exception of the last Wednesday of the month.

 

 

 

Bay Area Boat System’s 14th Anniversary in There.com

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The Bay Area Boat System (B.A.B.S.) club celebrates its 14th anniversary in There this week! To honor this celebration the B.A.B.S. group is holding special anniversary events till October 1st.

The B.A.B.S. group supports a network of large landing towers and outposts throughout There. The towers allow big groups of guided hoverboat tours to easily island hop from one location to the next. B.A.B.S.throws regular events and everyone is invited. You can pilot your own hoverboat or relax and enjoy the scenic view from the passenger seat. Now you can log your flight path in There.

The B.A.B.S. group was founded on September 23, 2004 by Thereian LossAngeles. It holds over 500 members and hosts regular events in There. The B.A.B.S.group is so extensive, it has three sub-groups consisting of the B.A.B.S.Flight Captains, B.A.B.S.Host Captains and the B.A.B.S.Outpost Community.

Don’t miss all of the ongoing flights, quests and other exciting events planned for the their week-long Anniversary Event.

To help support B.A.B.S. events, you can purchase this limited-edition 14 Year Anniversary hoverboat created by Kheghen. There were only 20 created and they are going like hotcakes. Buy yours before they are sold out! Participate in the week-long anniversary events and you could win one as a prize.

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Summer There Games Opening Ceremony

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Celebrate the start of the 2018 Summer There Games at the Opening Ceremony Thursday, August 23rd at 6:30 PM PDT. All sixteen Name Tag Color teams will partake in the annual running of the torch ceremony. Bust out your best dance moves and get down at the after party with music by DJ Martin.

Make sure to join your Name Tag Color Team for updates about events your team is participating in. Sign up for 10-days of competitive events on the official There Scoreboard. Best of luck to all of our Teams!

 

2018 Summer There Games Collectibles

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The 2018 Summer There Games start this week! Help promote There Games by decorating your home or clubhouse with an official There Games poster or banner. Your purchase will help promote There Games in-world and contribute funds towards keeping the There Games going every year as well as providing gifts for the winning teams. Swoop up these limited-edition collectibles before they are gone forever.

Shop the official 2018 Summer There Games merchandise in the Auctions.