Announcing the “Equestria Stories Arts” panel

We’ve got another community panel to announce. The team of Equestria Stories is returning to GalaCon! Of course most of you may know their work from drawings to comics – that has also found it´s way into our convention art repository.

This year, they will dive deeper into the art of drawing and painting, explaining you all the important steps from sketching, clean outlining to coloring and shading. For their presentation, they will use Adobe Photoshop®. Make sure to get a glance at their artwork at estories.deviantart.com.

Introducing our 1st community guest

Here at GalaCon we always try our best to get the chance to invite great guests. Not only those involved with the production of the show but also from our community. Therefore we are happy that we can announce the attendence of a very popular and talented musician within the brony community at GalaCon 2017: 4everfreebrony.

If you don’t already have, order a ticket today and get the chance to meet him and watch him perform live.
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Our Second Panel Announcement – “The Art of Writing” by Redhatbrony

Redhatbrony, a well-known German fanfiction author, will bring the most importance of good characters within the creation of fanfiction to you.

In his panel, he will especially point out which traits and flaws are important for which character and how you can design and create a character that is interesting to the reader and fits into the overall story.

Also, he will explain the Jung archetypes as a vector of writing, which are an important to create a consistent story.

 

Michelle and Gabe are back to rock GalaCon

Hello everyone.

By popular demand, we are very happy to announce that Michelle Creber and Gabriel Brown (aka Black Gryph0n) will celebrate their return to the GalaCon.

And besides spreading cheers and a good amosphere, they will again deliver a musical show on Saturday. Two actually, as they will be performing at the Gala Ball as well as the Gala Party. To learn more about Michelle and Gabe, as always, take a look on our Guest of Honor page

Greetings,

your GalaCon team

More Guests of Honor

We are very happy to announce more awesome guests of honor from the show.

Today we have “Big Jim” Miller, the supervising director of „My Little Pony: Friendship is Magic” as well as Katrina Hadley, storyboard artist and assistant director on both the TV series and the „Equestria Girls” movies.

Visit our guest of honor page to learn more about Jim and Katrina.

Bronies for Good Charity Album Release

Bronies for Good Charity Album Release: Seeds of Kindness: A Change of Heart

Online Release Party and Fundraiser
Saturday, February 11, at 4 p.m. EST (9 p.m. UTC) on Ponyville Live

Each year, musicians, artists, and brony media organizers come together from all across the fandom to make sure Bronies for Good’s annual Seeds of Kindness drive kicks off with a bang.  Read More

Announcing our 2nd guest of honor

Hi everyone.

This weekend is sort of special, as it is pretty much exactly half of a year year left until GalaCon 2017. A good occasion to announce our next guest of honor.

It’s gonna be the wonderful Kazumi Evans. Voicing Octavia and Moondancer, singing as Rarity and Luna in “Friendship is Magic” and also singing and voicing Adagio Dazzle in “Equestria Girls – Rainbow Rocks”

Go to our guest of honor page to learn more about Kazumi.

Start of GalaCon 2017 ticket sale and announcing our first guest of honor

Everyone loves to go to the movies once in a while, right? Especially when our beloved little ponies will spread friendship and magic on the silver screen this fall. That is why we here at GalaCon want to celebrate this with this years convention motto

Also we are happy that we can announce our first guest of honor for GalaCon 2017. It will be the wonderful Ashleigh Ball, who lends her voice to two of the mane six characters Applejack and Rainbow Dash. Check out our guests of honor section to learn more about Ashleigh.

To order your tickets for GalaCon 2017 today, visit our ticket information page!

We are looking forward to celebrate a great weekend together with you all again.

Your GalaCon team.

Start Of The Ticket Sale For GalaCon 2017

Hello everyone.

We hope you all had great holidays so far. In a few days the year 2016 will come to an end and 2017 will start. And I guess many of your are eagerly waiting that we will kick-off the ticket sales for GalaCon 2017. Well then, in that case mark the date in your calendar: We will officially open the ticket sale on Sunday, January 15th 2017. And while we’re at it, at this day we will also announce our first guest of honor as well as 2017’s convention theme. The exact time of the day will be announced a few days before.

Please note: Due to rising costs for running GalaCon we slightly had to adjust the ticket pricing this year. The BASIC tickets will be sold for 69€, PLUS for 149€ and BIZAAM tickets for 279€.

Seasons Greetings,

The GalaCon team

GalaCon 2017 – Save the date

Hello everyone.

This is probably the one thing most of you are most curious about: WHEN will next years GalaCon take place. You can stop guessing now, we will tell you.

GalaCon 2017 will be held on July 29. + 30. 2017 in Ludwigsburg, Germany

If you want to take the chance and book an accommodation right now:
Get 10% off the regular room fare at the Best Western Ludwigsburg, if you book HERE via e-mail or telephone using the booking code galacon17.

We also will eventually reveal next years theme in the near future. But that’s all we have for now. We hope to see you next year!

Greetings

The GalaCon team