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SWIRLING THE BIG EASY CONFERENCE & AFTER PARTY CRUISE 2019

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New Orleans

Bourbon Orleans Hotel

717 Orleans Street

New Orleans, LA 70116

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IR ROMANTIC FICTION FANS!

Meet us in New Orleans, LA from SEPTEMBER 11 -14, 2019 for another year at the Ultimate INTERRACIAL ROMANCE Author & Fan conference!

In September of 2019 we will celebrate our FIFTH ANNIVERSARY of hosting IR ROMANCE BOOK EVENTS with special surprises and activities for our Attendees!

The Best-Selling AUTHORS OF INTERRACIAL ROMANCE will meet, greet and network with you, the FANS of this popular romance genre for 2 and 1/2 DAYS of great discussion, delicious food and fun events celebrating IR Romance.

NEW for 2019!

In 2019 we have also added an optional POST SWIRLING AFTER PARTY in the form of a 5 DAY CARIBBEAN CRUISE, sailing round trip from NEW ORLEANS September 14-19, 2019!

CRUISE AFTER PARTY REGISTRATION FEE: $35.00 per person

CRUISE CABIN PAYMENT PLAN first deposit: $50.00 per person (Paid to Carnival Cruise Lines)

CRUISE ITINERARY: CARNIVAL VALOR, sailing round trip from New Orleans Sepember 14-19, 2019

SAT: NEW ORLEANS sailing at 4:00pm

SUN: FUN DAY AT SEA (Author & Reader onboard events)

MON: COZUMEL, MEXICO arrive at 8:00am sail at 5:00pm

TUE: PROGRESO, MEXICO arrive at 9:00am, sail at 5:00pm

WED: FUN DAY AT SEA (Author & Reader onboard events)

THUR: NEW ORLEANS arrive at 8:00am

CRUISE FARES: Our fist block of Cabins have sold out!

We have secured a few more at our Group Rate but supply is LIMITED!

DOUBLE Occupancy, includes taxes and fees

INTERIOR CABIN: $401.25 per person

OCEAN VIEW CABIN: $446.25 per person

BALCONY CABIN: $546.25 per person

SINGLE Occupancy, includes taxes and fees

INTERIOR CABIN: $725.25

OCEAN VIEW CABIN: $815.25

BALCONY CABIN: $1015.25

CRUISE BOOKING DEPOSITS: DOUBLE OCCUPANCY, SINGLE RATE PAYMENTS ARE HIGHER

First Deposit: $50.00 per person Due Date Extended: DUE BY SEPTEMBER 30, 2018

2nd Deposit $50.00 per person due by DECEMBER 1, 2018

3rd Deposit: $75.00 per person due by JANUARY 10, 2019

Cruise Final Payment Balance due by July 10, 2019

NOTE: All Cruise DEPOSIT payments are fully REFUNDABLE until July 10, 2019

We have a LIMITED NUMBER of CABINS available for this cruise, so lock yours in EARLY!

A PAYMENT PLAN is available you will have well over 1 YEAR to make payments on your Conference Event & Cruise Package.

Why not enjoy 7 FULL DAYS of Land Sessions and a Caribbean Cruise with the Swirling The Big Easy Crew as we celebrate our 5 Year Milestone of great IR Romance Events!

OR, JUST JOIN US IN NEW ORLEANS for the 2 and 1/2 Day SWIRLING THE BIG EASY 2019 Conference.

You can't lose either way! It's going to be a BLAST!

Our Host Hotel, the fabulous BOURBON ORLEANS hotel, right in the heart of the FRENCH QUARTER will amaze you with a great combination of luxurious surroundings, beautiful guest rooms and delicious food and drinks! Our Low Group rate is ONLY $159.00 PER NIGHT plus taxes, SINGLE OR DOUBLE!

You must be a REGISTERED ATTENDEE of Swirling the Big Easy 2019 to book your hotel room at the group rate.

Reserve a room with your credit or debit card and pay at check out. Once you are REGISTERED for the Conference you will be emailed the link to our Hotel Group Rate Booking page.

If you are a fan of IR Romance, SWIRLING THE BIG EASY is the one gathering that you simply cannot miss! If you attended in 2015 and 2017, you will want to return and if you haven't attended yet, you really don't know what you are missing!

This unique event balances fun, variety and affordability in a package that past attendees have called one of the best romance conferences they have ever attended.

Here is what you can expect:

A wide mix of Featured Author Panels discussing Interracial Romantic Fiction

•Daily networking events with delicious food and drinks

* A VIP Reader Attendee only Private Dinner with the Featured Authors

•Many of your favorite Authors and some new Authors for you to discover

•2 sessions of Author Book Signings and Author Book Readings

•An attendee SWAG BAG gift from the Authors

•Prizes and give aways during the conference

•Luxurious accomodations in the middle of all the French Quarter action

OUR PROMISE TO YOU:

At SWIRLING THE BIG EASY, everything is All About the READER/FANS and we will do our best to give you the best experience possible, just as we have done in the past in 2015, 2017 and with our successful IR ROMANCE READERS CRUISES in 2013 and 2014.

You will meet all of your favorite authors, and if you don't come with your best friends, you will definitely be leaving with some new friends that love IR Romance as much as you do.

For AUTHORS of IR Romance, you will have the opportunity to promote, and discuss your books, network with readers, sell your books and gain new FANS!

We are welcoming back FEATURED AUTHORS:

Latrivia (Nelson) Welch
Sienna Mynx
Ancelli
Eve Vaughn
Stephanie Morris
Theodora Taylor
LaVerne Thompson
Sage Young

Phoenix Daniels
Angela Kay Austin
Adrienne Ruvalcaba
Blue Saffire
Sydney Aaliyah Michelle
Reana Malori
Twyla Turner
Kassanna
LaQuette

NEW AUTHORS FOR 2019:

D. M. Mortier

JanJan Untamed

Keta Kendric

S.K. Lessly

Maureen Smith

D.A. Young

Lolah Lace

Kenya Wright

MORE FEATURED AUTHOR ADDITIONS TO COME!

EVENT REFUND POLICY:

SWIRLING 2019 CONFERENECE REGISTRATION FEES are Refundable minus a $25 administrative fee until MARCH 30, 2019.

CRUISE AFTER PARTY REGISTRATION FEE is Non-refundable

CRUISE DEPOSIT AND PAYMENTS are Fully Refundable until FINAL PAYMENT DATE: JULY 10, 2019.

AFTER JULY 10, CRUISE CANCELLATION PENALTIES WILL APPLY.


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