What’s going on at KidzMash this year?
- Sessionz – sessions geared for kidz. They are currently listed along with regular attendee sessions under the Format “KidzMash Sessionz”. Session times will be announced when CodeMash schedule is released.
- Divez – 2 hour sessions for older kidz. They are currently listed along with regular attendee sessions under the Format “KidzMash Divez”. Ticket required – times to be announced when the CodeMash schedule is released.
- Makerz – A space for budding mad scientists!
- Hangoutz – Hang out, get to know other kidz and parentz. Sharks not allowed.
- Moviez and Waterpark are included. This is open to attendees and families even if you aren’t staying at the Kalahari.
- Special Session Tickets will also be available at a later date.
A few important reminders:
- Per the insurance provider for CodeMash, unattended minors are not allowed at the conference.
- Only CodeMash-badged Speakers/Staff/Attendees may enter Kilimanjaro Ballroom (Main Dining Hall) during meal times.
- If you’re planning on staying at Great Wolf Lodge with your little ones, we’d like to remind you that the reservation window for discounted (CodeMash room block) rooms closes Nov 15.
New: This year we are excited to announce that we have added cash-and-carry lunch food in Marrakesh as another option (besides the restaurants) for families.
Check out the KidzMash page for all of the details, http://www.codemash.org/kidzmash/.
For more information about the general session format of CodeMash, and other helpful information, read this article!
FYI: CodeMash attendees who are staying at Great Wolf Lodge, receive the following benefits:
- 20% off at retail: Buckhorn Exchange Gift Shop; Bear Essentials Swim Shop; Magiquest Game—Harry Potter-esque scavenger hunt game
- 25% off food: Gitchigoomie Grill; Dunkin’ Donuts; Hungry as a Wolf (pizza, subs, salads); Buckets (waterpark snack bar)
What about special activities like Laser Tag, Artemis, etc.?
- A limited number of tickets will be made available for special activities, similar to past years.
- Tickets are released prior to the conference, and also during the conference. We will send email communications with more details.