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L to R: TwitchCon Party Inside AREA15’s Portal; Findtherabbit in the A-Lot.
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PHOTOS, VIDEO AVAILABLE: AREA15 HOSTS EXCLUSIVE, INVITE-ONLY TWITCHCON PARTY 2023
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On Friday, Oct. 20, AREA15 hosted more than 4,000 guests for the exclusive, invite-only TwitchCon Party 2023. Taking place across the entire AREA15 district, including Meow Wolf’s Omega Mart and Illuminarium, the private event included distinctive performances and appearances by some of the world’s top Twitch streamers and social media influencers.
Inside AREA15’s A-Lot, attendees were captivated with performances by blklght, Geneburn, Findtherabbit and Vanessa Lopez. The 360-degree, projection-mapped Portal featured sets by TIGERMOM TOY, ggPeteQ, namdosean, DataBaes and orso.
Dan Clancy, current chief executive officer of Twitch, and Justin Kan, cofounder of Twitch, were in attendance along with prominent influencers such as Nicole Thorne (@nicholethorne), Koda Kumi (@kodakumi_official), Jonathan Crichton (@jojocrichton) and Sarah Jessie (@srahjessie420backup). The social media buzz from the party garnered more than 6 million impressions on Instagram.
Imagine a festival of streamers and folks from chat, all coming together in Las Vegas. A place for you, your friends and the streamers you love, to hang out for a weekend of games, meet & greets, networking, learning new skills, live esports, the Loot Cave and so much more. Made for the community, by the community, it’s here that you’ll find the stars of the stream on the Glitch Theater stage, attend sessions and workshops to help improve your stream, discover the latest from the biggest brands on the expo floor and chill with new and old friends in the legendary Kappa Cabana. Get together with people who get you for a weekend where you will create memories for life!
ABOUT AREA15 LAS VEGAS
AREA15, located minutes from the Las Vegas Strip, represents the world’s first purpose-built immersive entertainment district offering live events, distinctive attractions, interactive art installations, extraordinary design elements, unique retail, ground-breaking technology, bars and eateries and much more. AREA15’s curated mix of dynamic destinations—including LIFTOFF Bar and Ride, Meow Wolf’s Omega Mart, Lost Spirits Distillery, Illuminarium, Dueling Axes, Five Iron Golf, Kaia Handroll, The Beast by Todd English, Wink World: Portals Into the Infinite, Museum Fiasco, Virtualis VR and many more—represents what’s next in experiential entertainment. With a robust, ever-changing roster of concerts, events, immersive art exhibitions, out-of-this-world nightlife and boundary-pushing production shows, AREA15 attracts visitors of all ages. Expanding across 20 acres in Las Vegas, AREA15 will soon welcome even more immersive destinations, including Universal Parks & Resorts’ new, year-round horror entertainment experience inspired by its popular Halloween Horror Nights.
AREA15 has received numerous accolades, including being named “Another Unmissable Stop for Art Lovers” by The Times UK, “Most Innovative Venue in the USA” by Timeout, “Best Immersive Art Experience” by USA Today 10Best Readers’ Choice Travel Awards, one of “The 10 Most Innovative Urban Development and Real Estate Companies of 2020” by Fast Company, “Best Place for Your Instagram Shot” as well as “Best Attraction” for two consecutive years by Las Vegas Weekly Readers’ Choice Best of Vegas Awards, “Best Arts Hub” by Vegas Magazine, claiming the No. 1 spot in Blooloop’s “World’s Top 11 Immersive Art Experiences” and being included in Las Vegas Magazine’s Hall of Fame.
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