• John de Lancie Joins Ponyville Ciderfest

    John de Lancie is set to join the growing number of show staffers at Ponyville Ciderfrest this year! Get all the details on it below the break if you want in on it this October!

    This year’s Ponyville Ciderfest will be full of spooky fun, as it’s being held on Halloween weekend.  And you can’t have spooky fun without a little bit of chaos thrown in. Please welcome John de Lancie as our next Guest of Honor for Ponyville Ciderfest 2016!

    Character art by Tambelon
    Background art by Kelsey Carlson

    John is famously known to My Little Pony fans as the voice of Discord, the Spirit of Chaos, and has become a fan favorite since Discord’s debut in the Season 2 premiere “The Return of Harmony.”  His next appearance as Discord will be later this month in the episode “Dungeons and Discords.”  That episode features another Ponyville Ciderfest Guest of Honor with Peter New as Big Mac. John is also one of the Executive Producers behind the 2012 documentary “Bronies: The Extremely Unexpected Adult Fans of My Little Pony.”  The documentary explored the adult fans of My Little Pony: Friendship is Magic.

    We’re so excited to be bringing John in for his first Northern Midwest pony convention that we’re GIVING AWAY BADGES! Register between today, Saturday August 6th, and Wednesday August 10th for a sponsor badge, and get free weekend badges for your friends!
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    John is our fourth announced Guest of Honor for this year’s Ponyville Ciderfest.  Other announced guests include the aforementioned Peter New,Willa Milner, and Big Jim Miller. We still have at least 4 more Guests of Honor to announce in addition to a slew of musicians and community guests, so check back often for more updates! Weekend badges and sponsor packages are still available, so register today! Follow us on Twitter or Facebook for news about the rest of our guests we'll be announcing over the coming weeks!