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Schedule for the 2014 Ken®vention


Printable Schedule:  2014 Kenvention Schedule


Wednesday October 15th

4:00pm – ? Room Shopping! Look for the door tags!

4:00pm – 7:00pm Early Registration (O’Hare East)

4:00pm – 7:00pm Silent Auction drop-off (O’Hare East)

4:00pm – 7:00pm Raffle Donation drop-off / Raffle Ticket Purchase (Chicago 2)


Thursday October 16th

8:00am – 12:00pm Raffle Donation drop-off / Raffle Ticket Purchase (Chicago 2)

10:00am – ? Room Shopping! Look for the door tags!

12:00pm – 5:00pm Registration (O’Hare East)

12:00pm – 5:00pm Silent Auction drop-off (O’Hare East)

12:30pm – 2:00pm Workshop-The Wedding Album (Chicago 1)

12:30pm – 4:00pm Raffle Room Open (Chicago 2)

2:30pm – 4:00pm Workshop-The Wedding Gift (Chicago 1)

4:30pm – 6:00pm He’s A Doll! Club Annual Meeting (2014 Members Only) (Rosemont 1/2)

4:30pm – 6:00pm Workshop-Bouquets and Boutonnieres (Chicago 1) 

7:00pm – 7:30pm Table Host Meeting (Sheraton Ballroom 1/2)  

7:30pm – 8:30pm Cash Bar (Sheraton Ballroom Foyer)

8:30pm – 11:30pm Admittance The Bachelor Party Welcome Reception / Silent Auction / Entertainment / Casino REMEMBER to bring your Casino Chip Card!! (Sheraton Ballroom 1/2 and Foyer)  


Friday October 17th

8:00am – 10:00am Late Registration (O’Hare East)

8:30am – 11:00am Competition drop-off (Rosemont 2)

8:30am – 11:00am Live Auction Artist set-up/drop-off (Rosemont 2)

9:00am – 10:30am Workshop-The Trousseau Travel Set (Chicago 1) 

10:00am – 12:00pm Dealer set-up (Sheraton Ballroom 2)  

10:00am – 4:00pm Raffle Room Open (Chicago 2)

11:00am – 12:30pm Workshop-The Wedding Gift (Chicago 1)   

12:00pm – 1:00pm Lunch on your own

12:00pm – 4:30pm Competition Room Open / viewing and voting (Rosemont 2)

12:00pm – 12:30pm Live Auction Artist Meet & Greet (Rosemont 2)

12:30pm – 1:00pm Dealers report to Sales Room (Sheraton Ballroom 2)  

1:00pm – 5:00pm Sales Room Open (Sheraton Ballroom 2)  

3:30pm – 5:00pm Workshop-Here Come the Groomsmen (Chicago 1)   

4:30pm – 5:30pm Raffle Room Drawing (Chicago 2)

5:00pm – 6:00pm Competition pick-up (Rosemont 2)

6:30pm – Table Hosts Report to Ballroom (Sheraton Ballroom 1)

6:30pm – 7:30pm Cash Bar (Sheraton Ballroom Foyer)

7:30pm – 10:00pm Admittance The Rehearsal Dinner Event / Centerpiece Giveaway Drawing / Souvenirs (Sheraton Ballroom 1)

10:00pm – 10:30pm Raffle Room Winner FINAL pick-up (Chicago 2)

10:00pm – 12:00am The Wedding Album Photo Booth (Rosemont 1/2 Foyer)

10:30pm – 1:00am Admittance Lounge Entertainment / Dancing / Karaoke (Rosemont 1/2)


Saturday October 18th

9:00am – 10:30am Workshop-Top Hats & Garters (Chicago 1)

9:30am – 10:00am Dealers report to Sales Room (Sheraton Ballroom 2)  

10:00am – 11:00am Sales Room Open (Conventioneers Only) (Sheraton Ballroom 2)  

11:00am – 4:00pm Sales Room Open (Conventioneers & Public) (Sheraton Ballroom 2)     

11:00am – 12:30pm Workshop-Bouquets and Boutonnieres (Chicago 1) 

12:00pm – 2:00pm Lunch on your own

1:00pm – 2:30pm Workshop-The Trousseau Travel Set (Chicago 1)

4:00pm – 5:30pm Sales Room Breakdown (Sheraton Ballroom 2)      

6:30pm – Table Hosts Report to Ballroom (Sheraton Ballroom 1/2)       

6:30pm – 7:30pm Cash Bar (Sheraton Ballroom Foyer)      

7:30pm – 10:30pm Admittance The Wedding Reception Dinner Event / Competition Winner Announcements / Ken®’s Best Friend Award / Live Auction / 2015 Ken®vention Presentation / Centerpiece Purchase Drawing / Souvenir Doll (Sheraton Ballroom 1/2)       

10:30pm – 1:00am Admittance Lounge Dancing / Karaoke (Rosemont 1/2)        


Thank you all for attending the 2014 Ken®vention! See you next year!


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