What an amazing There Winter Games season we’ve had over the past ten days. With over 200 events and 3,000 competitors, this has been one of the most action packed There Games yet! We wanted to say thank you to the There Games committee, event hosts, co-hosts and all of the color team participants.
Congratulations to Red for a job well done and taking home the Gold this year. The Light Blue team won the Silver medal and the Peach team won the Bronze.
The There Winter Games Closing Ceremony takes place Tuesday, March 6 at 6:00 pm PST. Join your friends and teammates in congratulating the top three teams of the 2018 season. Dance it out at the after-party located at Chilly WTG Events in the Winter There Games Village.
The 3-D Virtual World There.com is gearing up for the There Winter Games starting at the end of this week! There Games are basically like the Olympics and are held in the Summer and the Winter. Thereians are divided up into sixteen teams, separated by your avatar’s name tag color. Everyone is invited to play in this fun and friendly virtual world competition.
Participants earn points for their team and the team with the most points at the end of the Winter There Games takes home a gold medal and of course bragging rights. Events happen at all hours of the day and range from buggy racing, hide and seek, trivia, card games and so much more. Whatever your interests are in our virtual community, you’re likely to find activities to enjoy with friends during the There Games.
2018 There Winter Games Schedule
Join us for some friendly competition over a period of ten days in the Winter There Games Village on Frosty Island. Make sure to stop by the Welcome Center, Museum and Coliseum.
Opening Ceremony Thursday, February 22nd
There Games Competition Friday, February 23rd – Sunday, March 4th
Closing Ceremony Tuesday, March 6th
Friday, November 3rd PaulGoldstar will be hosting the Bunka No Hi Opening Ceremony at the Japan In There Clubhouse. Bunka no Hi is a holiday held in the country of Japan in early November to promote culture, the arts and academic endeavor.
Join the Japan In There club! They hold language classes, listen to music together, celebrate Anime and chat about Japanese baseball. The club also plays Sudoku, puts on fashion shows, celebrates cosplay and discusses Japanese food and holidays. If you’re interested in learning more about Japan, this is the club for you!
The Japanese Culture Festival takes place November 3rd through the 9th. Sign up for fun and educational activities.
It wouldn’t be Halloween in the virtual world There.com without Superdale’s House of Horrors! Careful trick-or-treating in the RedWalks Neighborhood, you never know what kind of boogy-man or zombie is lurking nearby. Grab your pals because you are not going to want to explore this Halloween masterpiece by yourself. Remember safety in numbers!
Start your journey in the graveyard and venture through four 100-drop Lots till you reach the end. Superdale has really outdone himself with all of the little details. It will take you a couple of trips through to really appreciate the intricate builds in each haunted room.
Huzzah! The Lords and Ladies of There.com are invited to teleport back to the Middle Ages during There Renaissance September 9th – 15th. Sign up for fashion shows, quests, capture the dragon, a knights tale, BINGO, card games and more.
An entire Renaissance Village has popped up for this popular theme at the There Events Arena. Grab your friends and head out on a tour of the marketplace, castle community and waterfront docks complete with warring pirate ships. Make sure to visit the mysterious rock formation Therehenge that lies on the outskirts of the village.
There are open-hosting Lots available for anyone to use to schedule their own Renaissance themed event. You can build your own castle or tavern and host a party, card game, quest or creative event. Our talented Designers have created a great selection of Renaissance themed decorations, clothing and props.
There is a contest for There Event Hosts that ends tonight at 5:00 pm Pacific where you can win a 3-D customized booth to use for your own club or special events in There. All you have to do is schedule an event during the theme between September 9th-15th, use the keyword REN and make sure to schedule the event before 5:oo PM Pacific/ 8:00 PM Eastern tonight September, 4th. Winners will be announced at tonight’s Contest Drawing.
Keep an eye out for more fun Renaissance events being added this week! Search the keyword REN on the Activities Page.
Find out what’s going on in There.com and how you can be a part of it! Weekly and monthly planned themed events are happening all throughout There. Visit the one-stop location for all the latest information on upcoming events. Teleport over to the new There Themes and Events HUB.
At the new location, you will find information on current events and upcoming themes. Try your hand at hosting a themed event. There are billboards on display that provide the name of the Event Coordinator and a keyword for the next upcoming events. You can also participate as a Developer and create new virtual items to sell for special events.
Weekly Themed Planning Meetings are held every Tuesday evening. Sign up for the next meeting and share your ideas for themed events or sign up to host creative and fun events for Thereians to enjoy.
Follow the yellow brick road to NeNe Land! The Wizard has something in store for you over the rainbow. Join fellow Thereians June 10th – 17th to celebrate a classic American movie with an updated twist. Over the next week, members of the virtual world There will be hosting and attending Wizard of NeNe events. Sign up for NeNe themed Bingo, Trivia, Cards and other fun-filled events.
Click your ruby red slippers three times and teleport over to the beautiful Emerald City. You can also visit the land of NeNe and search for the poor witch crushed by a falling house.
Do you want to play a game? Six randomly chosen teams will go head to head in a week-long friendly competition in the virtual world There.com. Island Games run May 20th through May 27th.
Events for Island Games are being added daily to the Activities Page. Sign up in advance for events that spark your interest and inner competitor. Once the Island Games have started, you can keep track of your team’s points with the official Island Games’s Scoreboard.
Visit the Island Games Neighborhood and stop by the Welcome Center for more information. You can find your team’s hangout in the back of the Neighborhood. Decorate the Lot with your team and hang out together before the start of the games.
Good luck to all of the teams!
Therians have been sharing the legend of Bigfoot around the campfire for years. There has been a small group of Bigfoot hunters who have finally captured photos of the beast in the wild. Most recently, Camp-A-Palooza campers have spotted him out at Camp Cubby.
Put your Bigfoot hunting skills to the test and if you track him down, you could win an awesome prize and a special Bigfoot camper badge! Follow these steps to claim glory as a Bigfoot hunter in There.
Take a picture of _Bigfoot while he is on the loose in the great outdoors. Make sure that your name tag and _Bigfoot’s name tag are visible in the photo. _Bigfoot’s body must be visible in the photo, even if it’s just a small part of him. Send proof that you have captured his image to email@example.com. One winner from each of the weekly campsites will be chosen to receive a plaster foot of Big Foot to hang on your wall at home. You will also receive the Bigfoot hunter badge just for snapping a picture and proving that he actually exists!
Break out the s’mores and insect repellent! It’s finally camping season in There. Camp-A-Palooza is in full swing and this is a month-long party that you do not want to miss.
Every Tuesday night, campers meet at Camp Headquarters and set out on a hike to a new camp location. Once the campers have descended upon the new spot, they drop a PAZ and pitch their tents. Campers enjoy a week-long vacation relaxing by the campfire, roasting s’mores, singing songs and making new friends. At the end of the week it’s off to the next camping location!
Earn camp badges for every week that you set up camp. Everyone who drops a PAZ and sets up camp is eligible for a weekly prize. The weekly winner will also receive a Big Foot prop. Ready to go camping and pitch a tent? Purchase a PAZ from Shop Central, you’ll need to drop it at the weekly campsite in order to set up camp. Once you’ve found a sweet spot to set up camp, you’ll need to stock up on some camping supplies.
How do you find out where camp is you ask? Head over to the information booth at the Camp-A-Palooza Lot in the There Community Gardens. Once there, you’ll find a teleport link to the most recent camp location. You can also sign up for the weekly hike to camp events by going to This Place on your menu bar and clicking Camp-A-Palooza.
There’s lots of fun camping events going on all month-long. Search keyword camping on the Events Page to find Camp-A-Palooza activities.