March 1-3, 2013
All our Guests have arrived safely and are looking forward to this weekend. We are going to rock the Crowne Plaza.
All the last minute details we learned as we arrived.
Reg hours: Friday opens at 2pm, Saturday and Sunday at 9am
It will remain open until things slow to crawl. At least 8pm on Saturday.
Dealers room: Friday 3pm to 6pm, Saturday 11am to 6pm and after the GOH concert Saturday night, and Sunday 11am to 3pm
Sign-up sheets for 2x10s and other events will be found here.
Sorry no streaming feed, the costs are prohibitive and bandwidth is limited.
Unless you have a voucher, the breakfast buffet costs $16.95 full, $9.95 continental.
Hours for the buffet: Friday 6am - 11am, Saturday & Sunday 7am - Noon, Monday 6am - 11am
Bar service on the 12th floor: 5pm - Midnight
Remember to mention you are a member of Consonance to get 10% discount on food & beverages at the hotel.
I found another set of restaurants a little beyond the Milpitas Square (Ranch 99) shopping center, several with late night hours.
Ding Sheng Restaurant till midnight
Thai Cafe Restaurant till 11pm
China Palace Restaurant till 3am
England Rose Garden Coffee & Tea Restaurant till midnight (maybe)
Trying Thanh till 2am
ABC Seafood Restaurant till 9:30
Top Cafe till 3am
Family Delight Cafe till midnight
FF BBQ till 2am
I stopped by on Monday evening around 10pm and several of the restaurants were full.