Doctor Who Trivia Night (Win Passes to NY COMIC CON 2014!)
Tuesday, September 23, 2014 from 8:00 PM to 10:00 PM (EDT)
Penguin Random House, Broadway Books and Trivia, AD present Doctor Who Trivia Tournament Qualifier at The House of Brews in New York, NY on Tuesday, September 23rd starting at 8PM. Along with a slew of DW-themed goodies (Books, DVDs, etc), the winning team will get passes to NY Comic Con 2014 and a chance to compete against other Comic Con attendees for 4 passes to NY Comic Con 2015! GERONIMO!!
A ticket to this historic event not only guarantees you admission to the trivia tournament, but also comes with a FREE copy of a Doctor Who Novel from Broadway Books. These are NEW Doctor Who stories written by authors with special associations to the BBC TV series. The top 3 teams will receive prize packs with Doctor Who-themed goodies and gift certificates provided by Broadway Books, the BBC, and The House of Brews.
When registering, everyone will have the option to sign up with a team of Doctor Who experts for the trivia contest. One person can register all team members simultaneously, or team members can register individually and indicate (or create) the team they would like to join. Teams will be limited to 4 players. If you do not register with a team, feel free to pair up with other individuals the night of the event. You are also welcome to play as a team of one.
More About the NY Comic Con Event (see below for FAQs):
Winning teams from the qualifying round will earn a spot in the "Doctor Who Trivia Challenege" Friday, Oct 10th, 8PM at NY Comic Con 2014 at the Jacob K Javits Center where they will compete against Comic Con attendees for 4 passes to NY Comic Con 2015.
This event is being presented and organized by Penguin Random House
Will the trivia contest questions be based on a specific portion of the Doctor Who franchise?
Yes. Questions will focus on the eras of the Ninth, Tenth, Eleventh and Twelfth doctors.
What are these Doctor Who books you speak of?
These are NEW Doctor Who stories from Broadway Books written by authors associated with the TV series. Titles include: THE BLOOD CELL, THE CRAWLING TERROR, SILOUETTE, ENGINES OF WAR, PLAGUE OF THE CYBERMEN, THE DALEK GENERATION, THE SHROUD OF SORROW, HARVEST OF TIME. You can learn more about them here.
Are there ID requirements or an age limit to enter the event?
This is an All Ages event, but you will need to be 21+ to drink.
Do you think this event will sell out?
Yes. All previous Doctor Who events we have organized have sold out. To ensure your spot we recommend purchasing your ticket asap. We will start a waitlist after the event has sold out but it is rare that a space will open up close to the event.
What are my transport/parking options getting to the event?
The House of Brews is located at 302 W. 51st St. (at 8th Ave.) Public transportation is easiest - take the A/C/E train to 50th St. or the 1 train to 50th St. There is also limited street parking available or lots/garages in the neighborhood.
Can I update my registration information?
Yes. If for some reason you cannot do this via the Eventbrite system then please email your request to John Clinton at email@example.com
Do I have to bring my printed ticket to the event?
You can either bring a printout of your ticket or you can present a digital ticket on your smartphone. Tickets will be checked at the venue entrance. You will not be admitted without a ticket.
What is the refund policy?
We will consider refund requests up to 24 hours before the start of the event. Please email John Clinton at firstname.lastname@example.org to request a refund.
The name on the registration/ticket doesn't match the attendee. Is that okay?
No. The name on the registration/ticket must match the ID of the person attending. If you want to transfer your ticket to someone else you must request this change by emailing John Clinton at email@example.com at least 24 hours before the start of the event.
Where can I contact the organizer with additional questions not found in this FAQ?
You can contact John Clinton at firstname.lastname@example.org with any questions.