OSCON Carnival

Location: Hall B
Average rating: ****.
(4.22, 37 ratings)

Step right up. Welcome to the OSCON Carnival. Games of chance, games of skill. Test your strength; temp tattoo your skin. Games of collaboration, games of competition. Roll a log; steer a giant trike. See how many friends you can cram into the photo booth, for memories that won’t stay in Portland. Meet a clown; pose for a portrait. Free food, free wine, free beer. You’ve never seen a carnival like this. Trust us.

18 and older please.

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Ricardo Signes
07/31/2011 11:04pm PDT

Boy, I expected the worst from this, but it was great. It was not too loud, it was not too crowded, there were no clowns (as far as I saw), the games seemed like fun, and everyone seemed to be having a good time.

I can’t stress how much I valued the “not too loud.” I had conversations with people without losing my voice. The “not too crowded” was also huge. I walked around with people without having to form a single-file crowd-breaking line.

This put all of the other excruciatingly loud, crowded parties to shame.

Berend Tober
07/27/2011 6:12am PDT


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Estelle Weyl
07/27/2011 4:44am PDT

That was very fun. Thank you.

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Alison Chaiken
07/24/2011 10:49am PDT

I’m ready for my permanent bicep Tux tattoo if you’re offering.