THE WEEKEND AGENDA

FRIDAY, OCTOBER 20, 2017

9a.m.-Noon Check-in (Town Hall) 

10:30a.m.-Noon (Easy/Moderate) Appalachian Trail Hike with Trailheads 

11-1p.m. Cake Tasting (SoDelicious Bakery) 

Noon-12:45p.m. “A Day in the Life of a Dialogue Coach” with George Bell & BuzzFeed’s Krystie Yandoli (Big Tent)

1-1:45p.m. “From Assistant Director to Production Manager & Everything In Between” with Carla McCloskey & BuzzFeed’s Krystie Yandoli (Big Tent)

Noon-12:30p.m. & 12:30-1p.m. Intro to “Stress Tap Dancing” (COMMUNITY HOUSE)***Updated location!!!***

2p.m. The Secret Bar Opens 

2-3p.m. Writing For News & Weekend Story Assignments with Editor in Chief of the Yale Daily News (Town Hall)

2-4p.m. “What the DAR is Really Like, Could You Be a Daughter?” Presentation, Q&A and lineage workshop with the Connecticut DAR (St. Andrew’s Parish Hall) 

2:30-4:30p.m. Songwriting Workshop with Louise Goffin (Big Tent)

3-4p.m. Eat Like a Gilmore Cooking Segment with Kristi Carlson & Aris Alvarado (Community House)

3-6p.m. Kent Farmer’s Market—cider demo at 4p.m.(Welcome Center)

4-4:45p.m. Trivia (Small Tent)

4-6p.m. “Gypsy’s Craft Corner” with Rose Abdoo & friends (Town Hall)

4-6p.m. Keiko Agena's Art Show (St. Andrew’s Parish Hall)

5-5:45p.m. Trivia (Small Tent)

6-7p.m. Cocktail hour provided by Owl’s Brew with Todd Lowe (Grassy Field/Big Tent)

7-9p.m. Crew Panel and Q&A Moderated by Woman’s Day Annemarie Conte & Elle’s Gena Kaufman with George Bell, Valerie Campbell, Sheila Lawrence, Carla McCloskey and Stan Zimmerman (Big Tent)

Late Night Food & Bar Options In Kent

Karaoke at Club Getaway, Kingsley Tavern, Kent Pizza Garden, Fife N Drum Restaurant, Annie Bananie

 

SATURDAY, OCTOBER 21, 2017

9a.m.-1p.m. Knit-a-thon 

9-10:00a.m. Edward Herrmann 1 Mile Memorial Walk/Fun Run, costumes encouraged! (GRASSY FIELD NEXT TO TENT) Donations welcome, 100% is donated to Head for the Cure for brain cancer research, Edward Herrmann Memorial Run/Gilmore Girls Fan Fest. 

10:00-10:30a.m. Costume Contest Judged by Herrmann Family (Big Tent)

10:30-11a.m. Screening of Emma Herrmann’s documentary “Traveling” on Ed’s life (Big Tent)

10a.m.-Noon Kent Farmer’s Market (Welcome Center)

11a.m.-Noon Life & Death Brigade Panel with Tanc and Alan moderated by Bustle's Associate TV Editor Martha Sorren (Big Tent)

Noon-1p.m. Life & Death Brigade Scavenger Hunt (begins @ Big Tent, ends @ The Secret Bar)

11:30a.m.-12:15p.m. & 12:45p.m.-1:30p.m. Stan Zimmerman’s “The Coffee Monologues” along with Aris Alvarado, Sam Pancake, George Bell (Community House)

Noon-1p.m. The Pros and Cons of Pro/Con Lists with Yale Professor, Dr. April Ruiz (Big Tent)

Noon, 12:30, 1, 1:30, & 2p.m. Five Rounds of Dessert Sushi contests with Mike Gandolfi & Woman’s Day Magazine (Small Tent)

1-2p.m. “Writing for TV” with Sheila Lawrence, moderated by Kim Root (Big Tent) 

1-3p.m. Eat Like a Gilmore (Kristi Carlson), Biff Yeager & Carla McCloskey Book Signing (House of Books)

1-3p.m. “Homemade Soap Shop” with Rini Bell (Kent Memorial Library)

2-4p.m. Keiko Agena Art Show (Small Tent) 

2-3p.m. The Musical From the Front Row: A Conversation with Rose, Eric & Sam (Big Tent)

2-3p.m. Starr’s Dance Studio with special guest Liz Torres (Town Hall)

3-4p.m. Remembering Edward Herrmann, A Special Q&A with Star Herrmann moderated by Bustle Digital Group’s Sam Rullo (Big Tent)

3-5p.m. Afternoon Tea with Emily Kuroda (Koblenz & Co. Antique & Estate Jewelry)

4-6:15p.m. Valerie Campbell's Ice Cream Social (Churning & Tasting) with Costuming Q&A (three sessions, 4-4:45, 4:45-5:30 & 5:30-6:15) (Town Hall)

6-7p.m. Cocktail hour 

6:55p.m. “Where You Lead” Sing-a-long with Louise Goffin (Big Tent)

7-9p.m. CAST PANEL with Kim Roots of TV Line and Rose Abdoo, Keiko Agena, Aris Alvarado, Rini Bell, Mike Gandolfi, Eric Henry, Emily Kuroda, Alan Loayza, Todd Lowe, Sam Pancake, Tanc Sade, Liz Torres and Biff Yeager (Big Tent)

Late Night Food & Bar Options In Kent

Dance Marathon at Club Getaway, Kingsley Tavern, Kent Pizza Garden, Fife N Drum Restaurant & Annie Bananie

 

SUNDAY, OCTOBER 22, 2017

10a.m.-11a.m. Giveaways and Goodbyes (Big Tent)

10a.m.-noon Kent Farmer’s Market 

11a.m.-noon Outdoor Yoga on the Town Hall lawn (Small Tent if weather's bad)

11a.m.-1p.m. (Difficult) Hike on the Appalachian Trail with Trailheads

12-1p.m. “What the DAR is Really Like, Could You Be a Daughter?” Presentation and Q&A (Big Tent)

1-2p.m. Lineage workshop with the Connecticut DAR chapter (Town Hall)