AFKFest 2011 Saturday September 24, 2011 mp3Car Mid-Atlantic Car Computer Festival
What is it?
Mp3Car is hosting another one-of-a-kind show September 24, in Baltimore, Maryland. Come join computer hackers, car enthusiasts, techies, and audiophiles in a day of informative talks, car computer install presentations, socializing and innovating. In the morning, enjoy a free interactive speaker series on various topics on mobile computing.
This year's AFKFest will be at Betascape 2011, an event made to showcase innovative technology through a series of exhibits, workshops, and social events. Now our forum member vehicles will join forces with the likes of all types of cutting edge, experimental, and interactive technology. Come for the weekend and check out this fun-filled and informative event. Please note that betscape requires a paid ticket. The mp3car car show, betascape lounge and other betascape free events are included for free in the general admission.
Where to stay? Mp3Car Recommends these hotels:
- Pier 5 Hotel
- Celie's Waterfront Inn
- Admiral Fell Inn
- Fairfield Inn & Suites Baltimore
- Courtyard Baltimore Downtown/Inner Harbor
- Baltimore Marriott Waterfront
What to bring?
- Your car to enter the contest. Register with mp3Car first as space is limited for display vehicles
- A camera
- A friend
- A good appetite for innovation
- A good appetite.
9:30am. Reception. This event will be held at the Cyclops Bookstore & Art Gallery, 30 W North Ave, Baltimore, MD 21218. Enjoy a light & complementary continental breakfast. Juice, coffee, bagels, fruit, etc.
- Space for the speaker series is limited to 100.
- Tickets are free
- Get your ticket early.
Noon-5pm - Open schedule. Show off your car or attend the betascape events. Please note there are both paid and free betsacpe events. See betascape.org for details or your inbox for a coupon for the first 50 mp3car users.
5:00pm-7:00 Vehicle Showcase. This event will be held in the parking lot behind 120 W North Ave, Baltimore, MD 21218.
- This year, space is limited to roughly 15 vehicles
- If you'd like to showecase your vehicle, please PM jensen2000 on the mp3Car forums for registration details
- People's Choice Award will be presented to the 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place for the "Most Techie & Innovative" vehicle
- The Maryland Film Festival will be held in the same location
- Live music and street vendors will also be at Betascape-- come hungry!
7:00pm-10:30 PM - Station North Block Party
When & Where
Mp3Car's mission is to inspire innovation. AFKFest is a perfect example of what this amazing innovation looks like.