Events Schedule

Britannia having fun

The events schedule for 2019 can be found below. You'll also find a copy of it in the con book - the complimentary event programme.

Please note that this is subject to change - check back here and look out for notices at the event in case of any alterations.

UK PonyCon 2019 Saturday Timetable (part A)

Event Descriptions

Singalong

Category: Fun and Games

Day and time: Saturday 10:00 to 10:30

Location: Mane Stage

Is there a better way to start off your convention than a good old sing song with your pony peers? Come and sing your heart out!


Opening Ceremony

Category: Mane Events

Day and time: Saturday 10:30 to 11:00

Location: Mane Stage

It's time to officially open UK PonyCon 2019! Come and find out everything you need to know to have a fin-tastic time at UK PonyCon!


Room 101

Category: Fun and Games

Day and time: Saturday 11:00 to 12:00

Location: Mane Stage

Something about My Little Pony that's always bothered you and you'd wish would go away? Come and share, discuss and shut it away in room 101.


Staying Creative with Mad Munchkin

Category: Panels

Day and time: Saturday 11:00 to 12:00

Location: LT1

Mad Munchkin talks you through her creative experiences as an artist, YouTuber and reviewer, followed by question and answer session.


Britannia's Buddies

Category: Britannia's Buddies

Day and time: Saturday 11:00 to 12:00, 16:00 to 17:00, 19:00 to 20:00 Sunday 10:00 to 11:00, 12:00 to 13:00, 16:00 to 17:00

Location: LT3

First time to PonyCon and unsure where to start? Or do you want to make new friends? Well, Britannia buddies is here for you! Britannia buddies are here to show you the ropes and help break the ice.


Tails of Equestria

Category: Fun and Games

Day and time: Various Times

Location: Stalls

Take part in a demo session of the Tails of Equestria role playing game, led b the creators themselves. River Horse


Kids My Little Karaoke

Category: Children's Activities

Day and time: Saturday 11:00 to 13:00 Sunday 10:00 to 12:00

Location: LT7

Calling all our next Songbird Serenade's! Fun sessions for all our young fillies and colts! Come and sing your heart out!


Kids Craft Activities

Category: Children's Activities

Day and time: Saturday 11:00 to 13:00, 14:00 to 17:00 Sunday 10:00 to 12:00, 13:00 to 17:00

Location: Crafts Area

Get your creativity flowing and show off your artistic skills, we have a massive selection to craft your own souvenirs


Introduction to the Collectible Card Game

Category: Fun and Games

Day and time: Saturday 11:00 to 12:00

Location: Card Games Area

Whether you’ve played card games before or are completely new to the format, our CCG experts will introduce you to the game. No need to bring your own cards as everything you’ll need will be provided.


MLP on YouTube

Category: Panels

Day and time: Saturday 12:00 to 13:00

Location: Mane Stage

Meet the YouTubers Alice LPS, MLPStopMotion & MLP Fever as they talk about their experiences being in the My Little Pony toy community! Ask questions, win prizes & have fun!


UK PonyCon Through the years

Category: Mane Events

Day and time: Saturday 12:00 to 13:00

Location: LT2

Join Archer and Bexi for a trip down memory lane as we look at UK PonyCon's long history from the first con in 2004 right up to the present day. Get ready for a pony-tastic history lesson where you can ask any questions about past events and get answers from those that know the convention inside out!


Bingo

Category: Fun and Games

Day and time: Saturday 13:00 to 13:30

Location: Mane Stage

A firm favourite at UK PonyCon, bingo is back once again. Match your pony to the cards and get ready to shout as we go eyes down and ready to roll.


Surviving Conventions

Category: Panels

Day and time: Saturday 13:00 to 14:00

Location: LT1

Returning for it's second year in a row, "Surviving Conventions 101" is back and is ready to help. Join Irish O'Conner, as he showers you ponyfolk with tips and tricks in surviving cons. With this fella having more than 10+ conventions under his belt, he helps newbies who are new to the scene to season veterans who might have missed a few things here and there. Don't be afraid to raise a hand during the panel to ask a question, he encourages it.


Bronies: The inner workings screening

Category: Panels

Day and time: Saturday 13:00 to 14:00

Location: LT2

From That Mad Animator you know from the SFM Panel, JollyOldCinema brings you the Director's Cut of his Award-Winning Documentary "Bronies: The Inner Workings". Come see the premiere as well as a full opportunity to talk filmmaking, fandom and background with its director.


MLP on Youtube Meet and Greet

Category: Meet and Greet

Day and time: Saturday 13:00 to 14:00

Location: Activity Space


Kids Custom Ponies

Category: Children's Activities

Day and time: Saturday 13:00 to 14:00 Sunday 12:00 to 13:00

Location: Crafts Area

customise your ponies in your own unique way, paint, decorate and craft new clothes for your pony and show them off to the world, then take them home to love forever.


Rainbow Dash Attack

Category: Fun and Games

Day and time: Saturday 13:00 to 15:00 Sunday 12:00 to 14:00

Location: LT7

By popular demand dash is back and ready to attack! Jump up, avoid obstacles and sonic rainboom through stars as you race around Equestria.


CCG Core Constructed Tournament

Category: Fun and Games

Day and time: Saturday 13:00 to 17:00

Location: Card Games Area

Take part in the competitive core constructed tournament of the Collectible Card Game and prove your CCG skills, with the chance to win prizes.


Speed Artwork

Category: Fun and Games

Day and time: Saturday 14:00 to 15:00

Location: LT3

What do you get when you mix Bob Ross with Rainbow Dash? SPEED ART! Test your art skills against the clock in the mad dash race to be the best.


RE:MAKE Meet and Greet

Category: Meet and Greet

Day and time: Saturday 14:00 to 15:00

Location: Activity Space


Cosplay Competition

Category: Mane Events

Day and time: Saturday 14:00 to 15:00, Sunday 15:00 to 16:00

Location: Mane Stage

Are you swimming in style? Then come strut your stuff at our cosplay competition! You've worked so hard on your cosplay so why not get the round of applause you deserve! Come to the Mane Stage 30 minutes before the competition to get signed up!


Dormin Panel

Category: Panels

Day and time: Saturday 15:00 to 16:00

Location: LT1

Active online since 2009, I have made my mark in various fandoms with my style and webcomics. Sonic the Hedgehog fans might know me from Far Lost Sun, and pony fans are most likely familiar with my ongoing series One Stormy Night! This series made the jump to physical form, the first issue being sold at UK PonyCon 2018 and the second one will land at Uk PonyCon 2019! So it will be a real honour to share my ideas for the comic with you!


Family Fortunes

Category: Fun and Games

Day and time: Saturday 15:00 to 16:00

Location: LT2

We asked 100 people to name what their favourite panel at UK PonyCon was last year and can you guess what it was? Come along to our My Little Pony themed version of the historic gameshow and let's see if it's up there!


OC Workshop

Category: Fun and Games

Day and time: Saturday 15:00 to 16:00

Location: LT3

Always wanted to make an original character (OC) but unsure where to start? Come join Sarahthrel's workshop where she will give you handy hints and tips to make a tip top character!


Kids Pinch the Parcel

Category: Children's Activities

Day and time: Saturday 15:00 to 16:00 Sunday 11:00 to 11:30

Location: Activity Space

Get your running shoes on and prepare for the chaos, the pinch a parcel is back! Grab what you can, hold nothing back and don't forget to bring those parcels, who knows the mystery prizes could be yours! Rules can be found at www.ukponycon.co.uk/pinch-the-parcel-rules and will also be explained at the start of each game.


My Little Karaoke

Category: Fun and Games

Day and time: Saturday 15:00 to 20:00 Sunday 14:30 to 17:00

Location: LT7

Tune up those pipes and get ready to rock and roll! You choose the songs and rock the house!


Fur Suit Meet And Photo Opportunities

Category: Fun and Games

Day and time: Saturday 15:00 to 16:00

Location: Photo Studio

Come meet the fur suit army. Say hello and come for a special photo opportunity not to be missed.


Adults Pinch the Parcel

Category: Fun and Games

Day and time: Saturday 16:00 to 17:00 Sunday 11:30 to 12:00

Location: Activity Space

Get your running shoes on and prepare for the chaos, the pinch a parcel is back! Grab what you can, hold nothing back and don't forget to bring those parcels, who knows the mystery prices could be yours! Rules can be found at www.ukponycon.co.uk/pinch-the-parcel-rules and will also be explained at the start of each game.


Dr Pony

Category: Panels

Day and time: Saturday 16:00 to 17:30

Location: LT2

Ewan Kirkland, AKA Dr Pony, returns to UK PonyCon for a talk about...UK PonyCon! After six years of attending the longest running My Little Pony convention in Europe, Dr Pony will be presenting an academic study of this annual event. Areas of analysis include: the cosplay parade, fan art and videos, talks, workshops and games, pinch a parcel, destroy a fakie, Room 101, the pub quiz and cartoon riff.


G4 Blind Bag Painting

Category: Fun and Games

Day and time: Saturday 17:00 to 18:00

Location: Crafts Area

Spice up your blind bag surprises in your own unique way, paint unique styles and take them home to love and treasure.


UKBP Meet Up

Category: Meet and Greet

Day and time: Saturday 17:00 to 18:00

Location: Activity Space


My Little Pony: The Movie

Category: Fun and Games

Day and time: Saturday 17:00 to 19:00

Location: LT1

A shared viewing of the 2017 movie: the Mane 6 embark on an unforgettable journey beyond Equestria where they meet new friends and exciting challenges on a quest to use the magic of friendship to save their homeland.


Kids Disco

Category: Children's Activities

Day and time: Saturday 17:00 to 19:00

Location: LT3

Strut those dancing feet and get your groove on, dance and celebrate the night away with your friends.


SFM Panel

Category: Panels

Day and time: Saturday 18:00 to 19:00 Sunday 11:00 to 12:00

Location: LT2

It's back on the roll for it's 5th year running, the SFM Ponies of Equestrian Comedy are back with more memes, madness and videos right at your doorstep. Shifting into full Entertainment mode, join us for premieres of some comical SFM videos and get to grips with SFM as a program, in not the most serious of ways...


Chill out space for casual CCG, card, board and table-top games

Category: Fun and Games

Day and time: Saturday 18:00 to 23:00

Location: Card Games Area

Bring your CCG, card, board or table-top games to the Card Games Area on Saturday evening and play with likeminded folk into the night.


Beach Party

Category: Mane Events

Day and time: Saturday 19:00 to 23:00

Location: Mane Stage

Get ready to party to some fin-tastic music! We have an amazing line up this year and can't wait to get the party started! See the Beach Party programme for more information!


Pub Quiz

Category: Fun and Games

Day and time: Saturday 21:00 to 22:00

Location: LT7

Are you ready to put your pony knowledge to the test and win some great prizes? Archer's pub quiz returns with questions ranging from the super easy to frustratingly difficult with plenty of Derpy in between. Come along with a group or join one on the evening and see how well you can do!


Cartoon Riff

Category: Fun and Games

Day and time: Saturday 22:00 to 23:00

Location: LT7

Some of the best cartoons of recent years come from the MLP canon, but have you wondered what truly terrible, awful cartoons look like? Wonder no more! Top off your night by gathering to gasp in awe/laugh hysterically at the selection that Waterfire has put together this year for you. You're sure to see something you can't quite believe made it to air.


Stormy's Art Panel

Category: Panels

Day and time: Sunday 10:00 to 11:00

Location: LT1

StormBlaze steps into the spotlight once again with various tips and tricks to help you budding artists level up your skills. This year the main topic will be light and shadow study, along with a quick refresher (not the sweets) and further advice from her guest co-hosts. Come join in the fun, no matter your skill set, or if you just wish to learn something new. We encourage questions!


Creating Custom ponies with PandaBearChan

Category: Panels

Day and time: Sunday 10:00 to 11:00

Location: LT2

Have you ever fancied having a go at making your own custom pony? Then why not attend PandaBearChan and pinkkittywinks's customising panel "Creating Custom Ponies with PandaBearChan and pinkittywinks" on Sunday at 10am, when Panda and PKW will be sharing their knowledge on rehairing, repainting and more.


Casual CCG Games

Category: Fun and Games

Day and time: Sunday 10:00 to 12:00

Location: Card Games Area

Eat, sleep, CCG, repeat. Meet other CCG players and get your game on for fun or in preparation for the afternoon’s tournament, the decision is yours.


Cosplay on a budget

Category: Panels

Day and time: Sunday 11:00 to 12:00

Location: LT1

Hypnohooves will show how someone who can't sew can assemble, buy, or build cosplays on a tight budget of both money and time for a pony convention. This talk is not for the elite cosplayer but for everyone who is interested in giving either cosplay or fur suiting a try for the first time.


Kids Quiz

Category: Children's Activities

Day and time: Sunday 11:00 to 12:00

Location: LT3

Do you know your apples from your Applejacks or your sea from your ponies? Then come to a very special kids quiz, test your knowledge against your friends to prove you are the top trivia champion.


LGBTQ+ Representation on MLPtube

Category: Panels

Day and time: Sunday 12:00 to 13:00

Location: LT1

At this panel Apple Honey will talk about their experiences with questioning themselves and becoming a Ponytuber, why representation is important on MLPTube and a bit of information about their series "MLP:HOPE".


SFM Meet and Greet

Category: Meet and Greet

Day and time: Sunday 12:00 to 13:00

Location: Activity Space


Grand Charity Auction

Category: Mane Events

Day and time: Sunday 13:00 to 14:00

Location: Mane Stage

Come one come all to UK PonyCon’s Grand Charity auction! Bid on some truly terrific items, help us raise money for the RDA and have fun too! Will Bexi gigglesnort again? Come and find out!


Run What You Brung CCG Tournament

Category: Fun and Games

Day and time: Sunday 13:00 to 17:00

Location: Card Games Area

Our Sunday afternoon tournament is more relaxed than Saturday’s, but no less fun. Bring your deck and test it out in this competition, with additional prizes up for grabs.


How to become a better artist

Category: Panels

Day and time: Sunday 14:00 to 15:00

Location: LT2

The fandom has created a huge surge in creativity, yet the journey of art is full of pitfalls easy to fall down into. No matter if you're new, or experienced, in this panel we'll debunk common art myths, and learn new drawing techniques, colour theory, shading, perspective, and so much more.


What I bought at UK PonyCon

Category: Fun and Games

Day and time: Sunday 14:00 to 15:00

Location: LT3

Wanna show off all your goodies you brought at the convention? Don't be shy, bring them up to the front in the ultimate show and tell.


Youtube Meet and Greet

Category: Meet and Greet

Day and time: Sunday 14:00 to 15:00

Location: Activity Space


VR Experience

Category: Fun and Games

Day and time: Sunday 14:00 to 17:00

Location: LT1

Ever wanted to explore ponyville in person? Now you can! Come and have a go at Ponyville VR (by MyLittleTies) or if you'd rather just have a go at Beatsaber that's fine too! Sign ups are available at the registration desk.


Musican Meet and Greet

Category: Meet and Greet

Day and time: Sunday 15:00 to 16:00

Location: Activity Space


Mr and Mrs

Category: Fun and Games

Day and time: Sunday 16:00 to 16:30

Location: Mane Stage

What to show the world your other half is the Cadence to your Shining Armour or the Sugar Belle to your Big Mac? Well come join us for a few rounds of Mr and Mrs! Pit your minds against other couples in this great game on the Mane Stage


Making Music

Category: Panels

Day and time: Sunday 16:00 to 17:00

Location: LT2

Join Steely Hooves for a look at some of the many disciplines that go into making music including production, writing and performing. Whether it's a little music theory, understanding what a compressor actually does or getting over stage fright there should be something for everyone!


Closing Ceremony

Category: Mane Events

Day and time: Sunday 17:00 to 18:00

Location: Mane Stage

All good things must come to an end and UK PonyCon 2019 is no exception. Come join us as we celebrate the great weekend and wave goodbye to this year’s UK PonyCon - until next year, of course!


Hosting an event at UK PonyCon

Many of our events are hosted by people from the community, and we're very grateful for their contribution. The feedback we receive after every event has praised them for sharing their insights and experience through panels, talks, interactive sessions and games.

We're no longer accepting applications to host events at this year's UK PonyCon, however there's always next year.