Convention Schedule and Information

A weekend full of amazing activities, both at the Renaissance, and off-site! Check out the information below for the schedule, convention hours and information


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Saturday June 2nd, 2018

Brony Bullying Panel
-Luxor Room

9:30 am - 10:30 am

Hosted By: Spike Firemane
I am helping anyone that has been bullied to gain confidence and some wisdom that I acquired over the years!
Ponies At Dawn
-Excalibur Room
10:00 am - 11:00 am

Hosted By: John Kenza, Faulty, Lycan
This panel will discuss the music compilation album series produced by Ponies At Dawn over the last few years. The aim would be to discuss a brief history of where [email protected] came from and how it's gotten to the point it's at now, as well as to discuss the personal experiences of the panel members with the album series. Finally, we would dedicate some of the session time to answer any questions the audience might have about [email protected], pony music, or other related matters.
FiredCon 2018
-Renaissance Room

11:00 am -12:00 pm

Hosted by: "Anyone That Star Storm Has Fired"
Anybody who has frequented the HRPC Discord channel knows it doesn't take a lot to get fired around there, even if you don't work here! This is an hour for people who've been fired by Star Storm, to come together and talk about how we got fired.
Destination:Equestria: A Tips and Tricks Panel to Roadtripping
-Luxor Room

11:00 am - 12:00 pm

Hosted by: Storm Chaser
There are several pony-centric conventions all over the United States, which means lots of traveling from one side of the country to the other. Many people take flights to these conventions. Have you ever considered taking a road trip to a convention to sightsee, tasting new foods, and seeing nature's natural beauty? This panel will give you a brief overview on road tripping and offer plenty of advice based on my experience roadtripping to Everfree NW 2017 and HRPC 2018.

Hot Pones with Tony Fleecs
-Royal Flush's MAne Events

11:00 pm - 12:00 pm

Hosted by: Kill Screen and Tony Fleecs
We dress 10 chicken wings in hot sauce which gets increasingly hotter and ask questions about life, ponies, and whatever else we find interesting.

Royal Court
-Excalibur Room

11:30 am - 12:30 pm

Hosted by: Tenkage
Princess Celestia will be holding the Court of the Sun at HRPC! Now, you can finally air your grievances- with the show, with Twilight and her friends, with the distinct lack of royal involvement- and the Princess herself will address them for you. We only ask that you keep things family-friendly for the convention itself, and... Don't expect the Princess to be an absolute delight. This IS Day Court, after all...

High Roller Lip Sync Battles
-Luxor Room

12:30 pm - 1:30 pm

Hosted by: DaWillstinator
Ever watch Lip Sync Battles hosted by LL Cool J on Spike TV, well now the fun of lip syncing to your favorite songs live on stage has made it way to High Roller Pony Con. A pre-selected list of well-known bronies and pegasisters coming to the con will get to lip-sync to their favorite song live on stage (and may or may not be wearing costumes), and then (time depending) we'll open it to audience participation.
Cosplay 101
-Renaissance Room

12:30 pm - 1:30 pm

Hosted by: Maddymoiselle
Cosplay 101 is exactly what its title suggests - the basics of cosplay! In this hour-long panel we will be going over the basics of design, wigs, makeup, and construction with a small Q&A portion at the end to answer any specific questions you may have!
Saturday Guest of Honor Improv Panel
-Royal Flush's Mane Events

12:30 pm - 1:30 pm

Hosted by: DustyKatt and Guests of Honor
Famous for their tremendous work on the show we all adore, join our amazing guests of honor for an hour of fun improv! What will it be about? Are the guests going to re-create a night out on the strip gone right (or terribly wrong)? Why is Larson making the poker dealer an alicorn?! You'll have to find out here.
Brony Made Covers
-Excalibur Room

1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Hosted by: Brony Drumming
It's where I describe the song covers in the brony community, whether it be vocal, guitar, bass, drums, piano etc.  It's also where I describe how to get a following, what video production you should have, and also considering the copyright laws, and what to do if you are doing a song cover, whether or not it is protected under copyright.
DJ Panel
-Luxor Room

2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Hosted by: Pearl Grey, Odyssey, John Kenza, Wootmaster, PocketJawa, Scootaloose, Jupiter Maroon, VinylTastic, Kill Screen
DJs talk music, ponies, parties, and their time as bronies. Q&A​
-High Limit Room

2:00 pm - 3:30 pm

Hosted by: Guests of Honor
Come meet G.M. Berrow, Tony Fleecs, M.A. Larson, Bill Newton and Vincent Tong! Want to snag a photo or autograph? You can do it here!

(Autograph/Photo/Combination Vouchers are available at the Con Store or Registration Desk. Cash Only)
From The Godfather to The Exorcist: Movies in Pony Voices
-Excalibur Room

2:30 pm - 3:30 pm

Hosted by: TheLostNarrator, Magpiepony, Caitbug, and friends
This panel is comedy gold for adult convention goers! Popular fandom YouTube voice actors and actresses come together to re-enact scenes from some of Hollywood’s best movies including wildly popular franchises like The Godfather, Saw, The Exorcist and more! (Incorporating more than just pony voices but their personalities as well.) Think of this panel as organized improvisation. Every time we’ve hosted it, we’ve left our audiences laughing so hard they cry!
New Episode Screening
-Royal Flush's Mane Events

3:00 pm - 3:30 pm

Hosted by: Twilight Sparkle and her friends
Airing of the newest episode released that morning!
Child's Play Charity Auction
-Royal Flush's Mane Events

3:30 pm - 5:30 pm

Hosted by: HRPC Staff and Dusty Katt
Rare, unique, and signed items up for grabs to the highest bidder. Save your bits and don't miss your chance to nab some sweet stuff! 100% of proceeds will go to benefit Child's Play.
Pinkie Tales: Fairy Tales with a Pony Twist
-Excalibur Room

4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Hosted by:Magpiepony, TheLostNarrator, Gutiuserenade
Pinkie Tales are a Youtube series about Pinkie Pie telling the Cake twins fairytale bedtime stories but she uses herself and her friends as the characters and much hilarity ensues! There are currently 9 installments including: Cindershy, Egghead and the Beast, Raripunzel, The Little Mermare and much much more (with a 10th going live in March/April). Each installment has over 700,000 views each! (Cindershy having the most views at 2.5 million!) This panel is an interactive panel aimed at including adults and kids alike; taking some of the best scenes from Pinkie Tales and having the audience help us act them out live! We also provide little prizes for those who volunteer to participate. In addition to the skits we answer questions and provide sneak peeks into future Pinkie Tales.
Crossover Clash (Rainbow Dash VS Sonic the Hedgehog)
-Luxor Room

4:00 pm - 4:30 pm

Hosted by:  Kyrosno_Knight
A super sonic animated showdown. Who will win? "The Best flyer that ever was" Rainbow Dash? Or the "Blue Blur" Sonic the Hedgehog.
-Royal Flush's Mane Events

5:30 pm - 6:00 pm

Hosted by: HRPC Staff
HRPC staff says goodbye for now and give all their thanks. However the party isn't over yet. Stick around for more panels and of course The Velvet Rope!
Poker Party
-Luxor Room

6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
(21+, Ticketed)

Hosted by: M.A. Larson, Vincent Tong and Waffles
Come hang out with two of our wonderful Guests of Honor: M.A. Larson and Bill Newton at our Poker Party! There will be hors d'oeuvres, non-alcoholic refreshments and a relaxing environment to play and learn about the game that helps make Las Vegas Famous!

​We will have a quick lesson on Texas Hold'Em and card etiquette, followed by a friendly game of poker. Our dealer and community guest: Waffles, will also have a few special surprises for our attendees during the event!
Modern Brony Music
-Excalibur Room

6:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Hosted by: J. Free, Kakofonous A. Dischord
Everyone knows all the tunes that came out of the fandom 5 years ago – but what about the last couple years? It can be hard to keep up a fandom that churns out around 200 bangin’ tunes every month! For an idea on where to find the new songs you’ll love and the artists that make the hits – come to this interactive panel where we’ll listen to the genres you choose!
The Velvet Rope
-Royal Flush's Mane Events

7:00 pm - 12:00 am

Hosted by: Scootaloose, Odyssey, Kill Screen, Pocketjawa, Jupiter Maroon, Wootmaster, Pearl Grey, John Kenza
Come to the premiere night club experience in the Brony fandom. Listen to awesome dance tunes, sip on drinks, and truly enjoy yourself! Welcome to The Velvet Rope!
Two Rooms and A Beeb
-Luxor Room

7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Hosted by: Ruef and BB's Art Boutique
Two Rooms and a Boom is a amazing board game for up to 40 players, perfect for conventions like HRPC! A hidden role game about deduction, suave manipulation and sweet, sweet espionage, Two Rooms and a Boom is easy to learn and a bundle of fun!
Cracking Up on Crackfics
-Royal Flush's Mane Events

7:30 pm - 8:30 pm

Hosted by: Flutterpriest, Anonpencil, Milk, Flammenwerfer, Enigmatic Otaku, Ravvij, Barcast
Crackfics are those insane fanfictions that leave you feeling... 'wut?'. Believe it or not, they can actually help make you a better writer! Join the Barcast as we delve into the art of creating crack fiction, and narrate one of the greatest crack fics of all time.
Con Chair Chat (With Charlie and Star)
-Renaissance Room

8:30 pm - 9:30 pm

Hosted by: Charlie and Star Storm
Sit back and relax with our con chairs, Star Storm and Charlie Worthley and talk about what it takes to run a con and more importantly how to unwind when it’s almost over.
My little pony is starting to grow, it's no longer just a one horse show. So we will discuss how to take a creature outside of the common pony and discuss how to alter it to fit into the Mlp world. Watch as I not only explain my staple species, the goat, but also create a new one before you down from the design to the cultural details!
Expanding Equestria: How to design your own MLP Species
-Luxor Room

8:30 pm - 9:30 pm

Hosted by: Mimkage, Solar Flare
Watchful Watchings Live
-Excalibur Room

9:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Hosted by: The Watchful Pony
A live show version of The Watchful Ponies Online Review show
Minty's Pony Fan Animation Workshop
-Luxor Room

10:00 pm - 11:00 pm

Hosted by: Minty Root
An hour with me (And possibly other fan animators if more join), where I show the magic of fan animation, taking a few animated scenes, and showing the inner workings in them, showing the challenges into fan animation, but also how people can make fan animations too. I would also answer the audience's question about fan animation.
The Velvet Rope VR
-Royal Flush's Mane Events

10:15 pm - 11:00 pm

Hosted by: Pearl Grey
A special treat for people attending The Velvet Rope. Pearl Grey community manager at TheWaveVR, will be doing his DJ set entirely in Virtual Reality in TheWaveVR app. Don't miss this really cool performance!
Hold My Cider
-Excalibur Room

10:30 pm - 11:30 pm

Hosted by: Fiaurathetankgirl
Hey question, how often have we seen the ponies drink foamy cider?  Better question, how often do you begin to question if their reactions and actions around certain events would only take place under severe intoxication?  Well let's talk about it and talk about Rainbowdash's problem with Alcohol!