Jest for a wordy cause
The date for the 36th Annual O. Henry Pun-Off World Championships is Saturday, May 18, 2013. – Live music @11am – Contests Noon-5pm
Once again, the location is Brush Square, the backyard of the O. Henry and Dickinson Museums, 409 E. 5th Street, Austin, Texas 78701
Pre-Event Dinner – Special new & exciting venue!!
The annual gathering of unusual suspects will be take place from 6:00 – 10 pm – Friday May 17, — Activities include the Punster of the Year (P.O.T.Y.) Award ceremony plus a variety of interactive Punnin’ games. You won’t want to miss this one! (Diner ticket cost and reservation form are on a separate page)
11:00 am – Live music and contestant registration
Noon – 2pm – Punniest of Show
2:30 – PunSlingers
5:30 – Wrap Up & after party (T.B.A.)
The opening date for online contestant registration for Punniest of Show and Punslingers is Monday, April 15th at NOON central daylight time (-5 GMT.) (Menu for registration form will magically appear on the site!) There are 32 openings available for each contest as well as stand-by lists in the event of participant drop-outs, which ALWAYS DOES HAPPEN! – Don’t be afraid to sign up even after all the possession have been fooled. Dopes springs internal!