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Light-Up-Ohio 2010

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Have you thought about including DMX in your display? Would you like to know more about it, and have it explained in a simple way? Well, come to Light Up Ohio 2010. Frank Newell is going to do a presentation that will clear up all of your questions, and do it in a manner everybody can understand. Is it right for you??? Register for Light Up Ohio 2010 to help you decide.

Bill

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Only 2 weeks left until LUO 2010 is here - If you haven't registered yet - It's time to get off the fence :) !!!

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If anyone is still looking for a hotel, I just got a room at the Crowne Plaza Columbus for $49 through Priceline. The hotel is about 3-4 miles from the event location looks like. Who knows, might even be able to get one for less. Just thought I would pass this info along.

-Keith

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Keith, that's great!

If anyone is still looking for a hotel, I just got a room at the Crowne Plaza Columbus for $49 through Priceline. The hotel is about 3-4 miles from the event location looks like. Who knows, might even be able to get one for less. Just thought I would pass this info along.

-Keith

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Are you interested in the LUO Hat for 2010... if so,

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Be sure to order your Light Up Ohio Official Hat this week. Because of ordering deadlines, we will have to cut off online ordering Sunday evening. What this means to you is that it will be your last chance to get your "one of a kind" LUO Hat for $12 online. We will have a few at the Light Up Ohio 2010 event, but will have to sell them for $15. So get yours early, visit www.lightupohio.com!!

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A LUO Update:

The LUO Event for 2010 is fast approaching… a little over a week & a half away! If you are planning on attending LUO 2010 and have not registered yet – You might want to consider getting your registration in before the deadline of May 7th, 2010 @ midnight, which will also include the “Collectible LUO 2010 T-Shirt” (please include your t-shirt size with your registration).

Our t-shirts are unique to each of our events, and will not be available after the May 7th deadline! We will of course, still accept registrations after the deadline, but the t-shirt will not be included.

So you have until this Friday at midnight to get your registration in w/t-shirt included – don’t miss out on this opportunity! Still need more information about the LUO 2010 Event, please visit our website for more info. Looking forward to seeing everyone at LUO 2010!!!

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Friday morning is the cut-off for ordering Luggage Tags for delivery at LUO. BTW: Dog Tags are available as well. Just PM me.

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I don't know about you, but I have been looking a long time for a solution to my Flood Light problems. I have tried everything from incandescent floods to mr16's, to no avail. But this year, we are all in luck!! This seems to be the year of the LED Flood. I have a new problem this year, and that's deciding what Flood is going to work best for my particular situation. I set out on a personal quest to buy every, reasonably priced, LED Flood available, so I could compare and see for myself what fits into my display. The 3 that I decided to test are the Mighty Mini, the Porta-Flood, and the Rainbow Flood. There are a couple more I would like to try, but they are not available yet.

If you have a need for an LED Flood, I will be bringing these to Light Up Ohio 2010, so you can decide for yourself which one would work best in your situation. You will be able to see them operate, side by side, and you can see the pros and cons of all 3. It's really hard to tell by looking at these online, so this will give attendees the opportunity to do so live. This is just another advantage of attending Light Up Ohio, and you can still register at www.lightupohio.com, or you can register at the door.

Hope to see you there!!!!!

Bill

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Soooo many great items up for sale – LUO delivery. It’s driving me nuts – Kid in a candy store effect. Big problem is this kid only has a nickel to spend. That’s why I’m bringing my wife to hold me back. Now… if she get’s bitten by the bug, well… there goes our remaining savings. lol

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Soooo many great items up for sale – LUO delivery. It’s driving me nuts – Kid in a candy store effect. Big problem is this kid only has a nickel to spend. That’s why I’m bringing my wife to hold me back. Now… if she get’s bitten by the bug, well… there goes our remaining savings. lol

It's a great time to get some major savings. Most of the vendors will have great discounts, and with people bringing things for sale and trade, it's a win win situation for us. No shipping is the big plus, plus most things will go at bargain prices. It's a good time to pick up things you need for your display.

Bill

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hey there.. sure looking forward to the event.. despite the fact I am no longer going to do my Large high tech animated display i WILL be at the Mini.. and WILL still have Christmas Lights on my house.. and Lots of them... I nailed a couple important work projects so now i have the weekend free to attend and have some christmas fun!!

Looking forward to all the neat projects, forums and people at the event!!!

Just because im not doing my display doesnt mean I cannot help you with yours..

-Christopher

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hey there.. sure looking forward to the event.. despite the fact I am no longer going to do my Large high tech animated display i WILL be at the Mini.. and WILL still have Christmas Lights on my house.. and Lots of them... I nailed a couple important work projects so now i have the weekend free to attend and have some christmas fun!!

Looking forward to all the neat projects, forums and people at the event!!!

Just because im not doing my display doesnt mean I cannot help you with yours..

-Christopher

Chris,

Can't wait to see you again, and I'm happy you will be bringing all of your lighting knowledge to Light Up Ohio 2010.

Bill

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Are you looking for that one thing to put your display over the top???? I have had more comments on this product than any other thing in my whole show. It is the "VIRTUAL SANTA"!! It is a video that you shine upon a movie screen from inside your home, and it looks like a real Santa is in your home. I have my "Virtual Santa" showing on a window of my house, and people think that it is me dressed up, walking around the house. I simply tell them, I don't know what they are talking about, and act surprised that Santa is walking around in my house. lol

This one of a kind effect is brought to us by Darryl Brown at http://christmaslightshow.com/home.php. We will be showing the "Virtual Santa" live at LIGHT UP OHIO 2010, it will amaze you. May 15th is the day of the event, and registration is still open at www.lightupohio.com. Check it out, and hope to see you there.

Bill

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Good morning Bill

are these going to be for sale at the mini

Frank A.

Hi Frank,

They kind of will be for sale. What I mean by that is Darryl has sent flyers and is offering attendees discounts, so you will be able to order these direct from him. He was actually running a sale on the projector, but I'm not sure if it is still in effect or not. One lucky winner will be walking away with the whole set-up we will be showing at Light Up Ohio 2010. Darryl was kind enough to send it for us to give away as a door prize. Once you use this in your display, you will wonder how you ever got along without it. I am not affiliated with the sale of this product in any way, I have simply used it and love it. I actually have people sit in front of my house just to watch it in action. I turn it on about 2 weeks before my entire display starts, and people will bring their kids out and sit in front of my house and the kids will literally be talking to him and ohhhhhing and ahhhhhing, it's a real treat for them. Sometimes people will come up to me and say something about how they saw Santa in my window, thinking it was me dressed up, and I will act completely surprised and say something like hmmmmmm I wasn't even home that night. You should see their faces. lolol

Bill

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LIGHT UP OHIO 2010 officially starts tomorrow with the Meet and Greet!!!!! I am busy packing for tomorrow's trip and I can't wait to "GET THIS PARTY STARTED"! It's been a lot of planning and a lot of communication, and I just want to Thank everybody on the Planning Committee. Also, I want to Thank all the attendees, we do this for you guys and it would not happen without your participation. A great big THANK YOU goes out to all of our great vendors, they will be offering discounts and have supported our event for the past 4 years. I hope you will think of them first when you make your Holiday purchases. Please, above all else, drive carefully and be safe. There will be plenty of time to electrocute ourselves after we get to the event. lol j/k I will see some of you tomorrow night and the rest on Saturday, it's going to be a fun, educational day.

Bill

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LIGHT UP OHIO 2010 officially starts tomorrow with the Meet and Greet!!!!! I am busy packing for tomorrow's trip and I can't wait to "GET THIS PARTY STARTED"! It's been a lot of planning and a lot of communication, and I just want to Thank everybody on the Planning Committee. Also, I want to Thank all the attendees, we do this for you guys and it would not happen without your participation. A great big THANK YOU goes out to all of our great vendors, they will be offering discounts and have supported our event for the past 4 years. I hope you will think of them first when you make your Holiday purchases. Please, above all else, drive carefully and be safe. There will be plenty of time to electrocute ourselves after we get to the event. lol j/k I will see some of you tomorrow night and the rest on Saturday, it's going to be a fun, educational day.

Bill

Bill, I'll be seeing you and everyone else tomorrow night! Looking forward to it!

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My bags are packed, the suburban is loaded... can't wait, as Bill said - to get this party started!!!

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northeast bound and down leaving within the hour and embarking on a 7 1/2 hour journey ... luo or bust here we come.....

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