20th Anniversary Party

Ultima Online 20th Anniversary Party


We are currently at capacity!  If you need to cancel or would like to inquire about your registration, contact us asap!

When: Friday, September 22, 2017 – Saturday, September 23, 2017

Where: Herndon, VA, USA

Hyatt Regency Dulles

Located minutes from Dulles International Airport (IAD) with courtesy shuttles running every 30 minutes

Frying Pan Park, Shelter #1 in Herndon, VA, USA


Feel free to attend in Ultima Online inspired attire!  Prizes awarded for those with the best costume!  (Please leave your blades and bows at home!)

Friday, September 22, 2017 – Hyatt Regency Dulles
9:30am – 10:30am  –  Registration opens.  Follow signage to the UO 20th Anniversary Party.

10:30am – 12:30pm – Welcome by Bonnie “Mesanna” Armstrong and Guest speakers Starr “Lord Blackthorn” Long and Richard “Lord British” Garriott.

12:30pm -2:00pm – Lunch and Cake!

2:00pm – 4:30pm – UO Devs & “What’s Coming to Britannia” presentation, Q&A, and Raffle!

4:30-5:00pm – Autograph signing.

5:00pm – 7:00pm – Dinner break.

7:00pm – 7:30pm – Wedding Vow Renewal of Pheonix and NANOC of Chesapeake.

7:30-8:00pm – Costume Contest judged by Starr “Lord Blackthorn” Long and Richard “Lord British” Garriott.

8:00pm-12:00am – Music, cash bar (1st drink is on us for those over 21), dancing and socializing.

Saturday, September, 23, 2017 – BBQ at Frying Pan Road Shelter #1
11:30am – Arrive at Frying Pan Park for BBQ.

12:00pm – 4:00pm – Food by In10se BBQ & Activities.

Please contact us immediately if you no longer plan on attending!

We hope to see you there!

Frequently Asked Questions

Q:  Do I need to register my children seperately? 

A: Yes, everyone attending needs to register so we have an accurate head count for food, accomodations, and gifts!

Q: How do I get to the Dulles Hyatt Regency?

A: You can check out the Google Map above for directions if you will be driving.  If you are arriving at Dulles International Airport (IAD) there is a courtesy shuttle the Hyatt provides every 30 minutes.  If you are staying elsewhere there are number of ground transportation options available from Dulles Airport.

Q: How do I get from the Dulles Hyatt Regency to Frying Pan Park? 

A: Attendees will be responsible for arranging transportation to Frying Pan Park.  There are a number of potential options including local taxi services, Uber & Lyft, or catching a ride with a new friend you make at the party!

Q: How do I verify that I am registered?  What if I cannot attend?

A: If you have signed up through our registration page, you are all set!  We expect the event will be at capacity, so if you cannot attend please let us know as soon as possible so we can begin to register those on the wait list.  For questions about registration or to cancel your registration please contact us.

Q: What else is there to do in Herndon, VA?

A:  If you will be spending some extra time in the area, Herndon serves as a gateway to the National Capital Region!  Downtown Herndon is home to some fantastic restaurants and bars that feature great cuisine and exciting entertainment.  The Smithsonian’s Udvar-Hazy Center is just minutes from the Hyatt and is a must see for any flight enthusiast!  If you’d like to venture into Washington, DC there are a number of ways to visit including public transportation via the Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority.  The National Mall is home to a number of museums and monuments that exhibit some our nation’s greatest treasures you won’t want to miss!  For the nature lover Shenandoah National Park & Luray Caverns are also within driving distance and are fantastic places to spend a day.  A little closer, Fairfax County offers a number of historic sites and parks to please everyone in your group!  Virginia is also home to some award-winning vineyards and wineries that allow you to explore the picturesque country of nearby Loudon County.