2019 Convention Schedule - Scottsdale, Arizona

                            Monday July 8th, 2019                                

 7 pm - 10 pm                Lance Burton Teen Seminar                   

 7 pm - 10 pm                Lance Burton Teen Seminar -

                                              Parents meeting                                

 

                                           Tuesday July 9th, 2019                                      

 9 am -   9 pm                Lance Burton Teen Seminar                        

 4 pm -   9 pm                Early Bird Registration Open        

 4 pm -   9 pm                Dealers Load-In                                      

 8 pm -   9 pm                Early Lecture                                      

10 pm - 11 pm               Lecture - Stephen Bargatze                           

 

                                           Wednesday July 10th, 2019                                        

 8 am - 10:30 am             Dealers Last Load-In                                     

 8:30 am -  9:30 am         Stage Contestants’ Meeting                           

 9 am -  NOON                Registration Open                                        

 9:30 am -  1 pm              Lance Burton Teen Seminar                          

 9:30 am - 11:30 am        Stage Contest Rehearsal                       

11 am                               I.B.M. Board Meeting - Finney                     

 1 pm -  3 pm                   Stage Contest Part 1                                      

 1 pm -  5 pm                   Registration Open                                        

 2 pm -  7 pm                   I.B.M. Magic Shops Open                               

 3:30 pm -  4:30 pm         Lecture                                         

 5:30 pm -  6:30 pm         I.B.M. Magic Shops Party With Prizes           

 6:30 pm                          Welcome Reception & Meet and

                                              Greet Performers                                        

 8 pm                                Opening Show with Paul Kozak Headlining

                                              with Misty Lee                                        

10:30 pm till ?                  Late Night Talk with Comedy Legend

                                              Paul Kozak and Friends                            

                                                                         

                                            Thursday July 11th 2019                                           

 8 am -  9 am                   I.B.M. TVP Informal Meeting            

 8:30 am -  9:30 am         Stage Contest Rehearsal                       

 9 am - NOON                 Registration Open                                        

 9 am -  5 pm                   I.B.M. Magic Shops Open                               

10 am - 11 am                 Lecture - Other Brothers                          

10 am                               Spouse Event - Meet at Registration       

11 am - NOON                Lance Burton Teen Scene #1                        

11:15 am - NOON           Stage Contest Rehearsal                       

11:15 am                         Annual Business Meeting - Order of Merlin

                                              Inductees - Please Arrive 15 minutes early  

 1 pm -  3 pm                   Stage Contest Part 2                                      

 1 pm -  5 pm                   Registration Open                                        

 3:30 pm -  4:30 pm         Lecture                                         

 6:30 pm -  7:30 pm         Doug Henning Exhibit                             

 8 pm -  9:30 pm              Evening Of Magic with M.C. Michael Finney,

                                              Bizzaro, David DaVinci, Mike Hammer  

10:30 pm till ?                  Magical Evening with Joshua Jay             

                                                                         

                                        

                                                  Friday July 12th, 2019                                        

 9 am -10 am                   Close-up Contestant Meeting        

 9 am - NOON                 Registration Open                                        

 9 am -  5 pm                   I.B.M. Magic Shops Open                               

 9:30 am - 11:30 am        Lecture/Show Jon Armstrong                       

10 am                               Spouse Event - Meet at Registration       

11 am - NOON                I.B.M. Board Meeting - Zander                           

11 am - NOON                Lance Burton Teen Scene #2                        

 1 pm -  5 pm                   Registration Open                                        

 1 pm -  3 pm                   Close-up Contest                                         

 3:30 pm -  4:30 pm         Lecture                                        

 4:30 pm -  7:30 pm         Doug Henning Exhibit                             

 5 pm                                Cocktails                                        

 5:30 pm -  6:30 pm         Grand I.B.M. Banquet                          

 6:30 pm -  7:15 pm         Grand Banquet Show                               

 8 pm -  9:30 pm              The Fantastic Gold Medal Show with

                                              M.C. Robert Baxt and Jessica Jane                   

10:15 pm -11:30 pm        Late Night Evening with Banachek                

11 pm                               Invisible Lodge Meeting                           

                                                                         

                                                      Saturday July 13th, 2019                                        

 8 am                                Merlin Breakfast                                         

 9 am -  5 pm                   I.B.M. Magic Shops Open                               

 9:30 am - 1 pm               2020 Pre-Registration Opens        

 9:30 am - 10:30 am        EDF Distinguished Lecture                            

11 am - NOON                Lecture - Robert Baxt                                

11 am - NOON                Lance Burton Teen Scene #3                        

      1 pm -  3:30 pm             Lecture Sessions - Pick Your 2 That Fit You!

                                            (Matt Baker  -  Buster Balloon -  Bizzaro)                                        

 3:30 pm -  5:30 pm         Doug Henning Exhibit                             

 7 pm -  7:30 pm              I.B.M. Contest Awards                            

 8 pm - 10 pm                  The Incredible Grand Finale Show!       

10:00 pm                         Doug Henning Exhibit                             

10:15 pm                         Grand Finale Party                      

 

                  

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