SXSW 2008 Wristband

Woo hoo!

This year you had to register for a lottery with your credit card with an Austin billing address. All wristbands are tied to a name, and you could only order two. South By Bob Noxious did the heavy lifting and I win.

I’d like to hear how many people signed up for wristbands, and if we got lucky or they successfully scared away all the people they were trying to. But I have a wristband with my name on it.

Date: Mon, 25 Feb 2008 11:50:31 -0600
Subject: SXSW Wristband Purchase Confirmation


Bobnoxious's entry has been chosen to purchase SXSW Music Festival
Wristbands, and you were listed as his 2nd wristband recipient.

You will be able to pick up your wristband at the Austin Convention 
Center in Exhibit Hall 4 located at 4th Street and Neches beginning 
Sunday, March 9th at Noon.  You may pick up your wristband any time 
during the following operating hours:

Sunday, March 9 (12pm-8pm)
Monday, March 10 (9:30am-6pm)
Tuesday, March 11 (10am-8pm)
Wednesday, March 12 (10am-12 midnight)
Thursday, March 13 (9am-10pm)
Friday, March 14th (10 am to 9 pm)
Saturday, March 15th (11 am to 4 pm)

To pick up your wristband, you must present a government-issued photo ID 
matching the recipient name provided in your entry. Each individual must 
pick up his or her own wristband. You may not pick up a wristband for 
another person.  All wristbands are assigned by name, and are non-

The wristband will be attached to your arm at time of pick up, and must 
not be removed until the festival is over.

Please print this receipt and bring it with you when you pick up your 

Your acknowledgment Code is :  NONEOFYOURDB

BONUS!  By following the link below and filling out the wristband 
survey, you will enter for a chance to have your wristband(s) upgraded 
to a Music Badge!  Make sure to enter your acknowledgment ID: 

If you have any questions, please e-mail

Thank you,