"This year marks the 5th anniversary of the Home & Garden Expo benefitting Relay For Life of Second Life. 2012′s Expo, will run from Saturday, May 19th through the 28th . This year’s extravaganza will span 14 Second Life sims, with more than 100 exhibits, Entertainment and lots of fun activities including the RFL Breedables Fair.
The expo will cover all areas of home and land decor in SL. It gathers together many of SL’s greatest architects, furniture makers, gardeners and landscapers, some well-known and some not so well-known, in a grand display to Second Life shoppers and visitors.
There will be ten days of musical entertainment, including favorite DJ's, Tribute Shows and Live Musicians at the Main Stage Entertainment Area. Builder's Brewery is returning to host this year's Expo Classroom with lots of fun classes.
Each Exhibitor will be selling two items which make their debut at the Expo and those sales will go to benefit Relay For Life, along with all proceeds from this year's, always popular Expo Hunt, Silent Auction and GRIDWIDE Raffle For Relay.
To see a full itinerary of the scheduled events, the WONDERFUL sponsors, and Exhibitors plus lots and lots of additional info, visit the website at: http://slhomeandgardenexpo.wordpress.com/ "
"It’s the 1st annual RFL Breedables FAIR @ Home & Garden Expo. Two regions of amazing Breedables in Second Life!1. RFL Breedable on Display – *The Breedable Feature Show
Breedable Fair Exhibitors/Creators are each creating a breedable that reflects their interpretation of this years RFL theme, Time For a Cure or to reflect the Relay For Life colors of purple and white or a combination of both. Their creation will then be revealed at the Breedables Fair @ the Home Expo and the breedable will go on sale to the general SL public with all proceeds benefitting Relay For Life. Each creator will be featured in an ‘Meet the Maker(s) Feature Show’ Q & A session, during the Expo/Fair.
Guests and Visitors will also be able to view the awesome specially made creations in the ‘Breedables Hall of Fame’ during the Expo/Fair, which will be located on the main Breedable Fair Entertainment Event Region. This ‘Hall of Fame’ will also be set up at the RFL Final weekend in July, in a special Breedables Activity area at Relay’s 40+ sim extravaganza!
2. Silent Auction - This auction will feature breedables and accesssories that can be donated by creators, breeders and breedable markets, who want to participate. This silent auction will be continuous and the number of items in the auction can increase daily, during the duration of the Fair/Expo. Watch this site for a list of what’s available at the Auction!
3. Gridwide Raffle For Relay – Amazing Raffle Items donated by the breedable fair and home expo participants. Raffle entries sold for 200L each or get 3 for 500L. Daily drawings and a grand finale drawing on May 28th. No need to be present to win!
Visit the website at http://slbreedables.wordpress.com/breedables-fair-2/ for more info and to see which amazing breedables will be at the Fair!"