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Cosplay Quest through Abingdon, VA
Location: William King Museum of Art and surrounding businesses in Abingdon, VA
Saturday, April 10, 2021 @ 10 AM – 5 PM
Price: Free and Open to the Public
RSVP requested: To RSVP, add free item to cart, Call Nikki Hicks at (276) 628 5005 x113 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
On display through May 9, 2021 comes the work of Jordan Fowler – Tangible: Where Art and Technology Converge. “Artifacts of a different time” is one of the phrases that artist Jordan Fowler uses to describe his sculptures. Fowler combines traditional welding techniques with contemporary computer science to create interactive and conceptual works of art that echo the ruins of a science fiction world gone awry.
To celebrate this fantastic exhibition, we will be hosting a Cosplay Quest through Abingdon, VA. Participants are encouraged to dress as their favorite Sci-Fi / Fantasy character.
The Quest will begin at WKMA where you will visit Tangible and receive a clue that will send you on your Quest. Each clue will take you to a participating business in Abingdon where you will find a token and your next clue.
Each participating business will feature specials, giveaways, door prizes, or coupons.
Best Adult Costume: $25 Chili’s Gift Card
Best Child Costume: Remarkable Robotics Book & Science Kit: “By combining this kit with common household objects, the Remarkable Robotics book shows you how to make over 45 super-exciting gadgets, simply and safely, at home!”
Costumes must be in compliance with museum guidelines: Covid 19 restrictions are in place, masks are to be worn in museum and on Quest stops, large extensions on costumes and bags are prohibited in the galleries. These items may be left with the front desk.
Museum closes at 5:00 p.m. Last chance to get your first clue is 4:00 p.m.