Friday Events Schedule

Main Events Schedule

Hooves Line is it Anyway?
Mane Events Hall: 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
Join us for an audience-participation improvisation panel where we will play games involving improvising and acting out scenes.

MLP Trivia!
Oak 1 Hall: 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
DoTheDaringDew and LuckRock host a trivia panel quizzing your knowledge of pony! Prizes will be awarded for the best performances!

MLP IRL in the making
Oak 2 Hall: 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
MLP in real life? Animated ponies in our real world? Are you insane!? Well, not for a lot of You-tubers out there! There are hundreds of videos on the internet of brony YouTubers who have been making My Little Pony animations in real life videos in crazy scenarios and it’s quite a thing. This panel will be explaining on how this idea ever first came into the works and how far it has progressed within the Fandom. We will also explain on how you can make your own MLP in real life shorts. We will also release exclusive news and information on the MLP in real life shorts we currently work on like “Earth To Pony" and talk about news for what's coming soon for us all in the near future!

Modern Brony Music
Oak 3 Hall: 12:30PM - 1:30PM
Everyone knows the fandom hits that came out during the first few seasons, but what's going on in the brony music world now? With hundreds of great and diverse new fan songs getting released each month, it can be hard to keep up with the kinds of tracks you love most! Come choose the songs that we'll listen to and learn about the sites and compilations that you can use to find your new favorite tracks!

OC Shuffle-up!
Oak 1 Hall: 1:30 PM - 2:30 PM
Have you ever wanted to see an Original Character aimlessly designed by a room of bronies? Probably not. But that's what we're doing! Come join fandom artists Nevaylin and Brittney Ackerman as they literally shuffle up character traits and design an OC on the spot, for your viewing pleasure! Hilarity is guaranteed!

Let’s Build A Top 10!
Oak 2 Hall: 1:30 PM - 2:30 PM
Help WatchPony make a top ten, and he’ll show you how to make your top 10 list!

Best MLP Character Tournament
Oak 3 Hall: 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
We are gonna decide once and for all who the best MLP character is and we need your help! 64 characters will face off in a March Madness-style, seeded 1-on-1 match-up tournament until only 1 character remains. Scores for each match are determined by audience poll so come make sure the right creature wins!

Jim Miller Directory Commentary
Mane Events Hall: 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Come listen to Jim Miller, storyboard artist and co-director of MLP, give a live commentary on the season 8 episode, Sounds of Silence. 

Pony Paper Puppets
Chinaberry Hall: 2:30 PM - 3:30 PM 
Help us make some awesome pony paper bag puppets in an arts and crafts event! We’ll be using your puppets in a puppet show tomorrow put on by Harmony Star and Harmonic Tune!

March for Equality!
Tabletop room: 2:30 PM - 3:00 PM
Please meet in the board game room to go over safety procedures., then join DoTheDaringDew as we march throughout the halls, proudly singing "In Our Town" to show our solidarity and sense of community. Let's make sure everyone feels welcome!

Let’s Make Some Pony Rap
Oak 1 Hall: 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Help fandom artist Shobieshy make a custom pony themed rap track! Topics include rhymes, instrumentals, and topic of song. Audience participation encouraged.

How to: Livestream art and have fun!
Oak 2 Hall: 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Learn what it takes to make Livestreaming Art (or other activities) from a dream to reality! Presented avid streamers, let Pony-for-Hire and Nevaylin show how fast and easy it is to get up and running with minimal equipment. As well as some advanced tricks to spice it up with animations and webcams. But that is not all, learn some of the secrets to build up and maintain audience! With some jokes and doodles in between and plenty of time for questions, why not join us?

Opening Ceremonies
Mane Events Hall: 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Join your co-chairs Tyler and Pepper as they introduce the guests and break in this brand new convention. Be there as we welcome everyone to the very first HarmonyCon with excitement, information, and a special treat!

The OC Blueprints
Oak 2 Hall: 5:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Join us to learn about how to make a good OC, including everything from design, to story. 

Story Time with Eley Ray!
Oak 1 Hall: 5:30 PM - 6:30 PM
Join Elley Ray as she uses her unique voice acting talents to read some of your favorite children’s stories! 

Science the Flank - The Magic of Equestria
Oak 3 Hall: 5:30 PM - 6:30 PM
Let's talk about magic in Equestria. How does it work? What does it permeate? What can we discern from their laws of physics in relationship to magical effects? Well Fiaura is here to present everything she has managed to deduce and if you think you've seen this before; now the season 7 Finale has been analyzed and boy did it change everything! Get in here and let's have a conversation concerning just How Magic Works with Ponies.

Basics to Pony Art
Chinaberry Hall: 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Do you wanna know how to draw ponies? We know how to draw ponies! Come join some of HarmonyCon's designers as they showcase their talents and techniques, critique, answer questions, and help guide you into the world of pony art!

Magic is Friendship
Oak 2 Hall: 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Join Waffles as he does mediocre magic tricks in an attempt to entertain and educate you about the wonders of the world of illusion, and how Magic is literally Friendship!

Don’t forget the lyrics
Oak 1 Hall: 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
In this brony version of the "don't forget the lyrics" game show, your memory of My Little Pony song lyrics will be put to the test.  Can you keep singing when the ponies stop?  Come participate and receive an exclusive button.

The Science of Pinkie Pie
Oak 2 Hall: 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Pinkie Pie defies the laws of everything doesn't she? She talks to the camera, she defies gravity, she pulls objects out of nowhere, wait… how? Let's discuss the Deadpool of ponies and just how she works and if the possibility exists that there is truly something horrific going on here.

Con-ing on a budget
Oak 1 Hall: 8:30 PM - 9:30 PM
A crash course on how to go to conventions on a budget. Traveling, staying in hotels, and eating out can be expensive. But with the proper ways and having the right mindset, one can go to conventions and not break the bank. This panel will cover all of those topics, tips, and tricks for cheap hotels, flights, and food. 

Remembrance: The Art of Audio Dramas and Radio Plays
Oak 2 Hall: 8:30 PM - 9:30 PM
Time to dive down the rabbit hole of the feels as the Dorito Queen herself, AshleyH reveals her secrets of how to create a successful audio drama production on youtube such as Remembrance. Join us as we talk about production, writing, editing, mixing and the ever-changing world that is the MLP audio drama community. 

Your mind and Ponies - How they help us
Oak 3 Hall: 8:30 PM - 9:30 PM
We all can say that My Little Pony has done things to help us whether psychologically or socially. Let's sit down and have a real discussion about just what kinds of adult problems this silly pastel girl's show has shown us we may need to talk about. Both examples from the show and our own real life discussion. (Recommended 13+).

Open Mic Night
Chinaberry Hall: 9:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Ponies have Cutie Marks, but we also have special talents! Show yours off and join the fun as we partake in a comedy event of the horse loving variety! Have some jokes or a performance you want to share with con goers? A sign up sheet will be available they day of the event to put your name in place. While comedy may be the focus, we can accept other performances of poetry, spoken word, or singing. Other performances, such as a full band, ect. may be impractical for the room size.

Horse memes and you
Oak 1 Hall: 10:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Come view a presentation about the history of your favorite pony memes and help the panelists create a custom modern pony meme video! Lots of laughs to be had!

You might be a brony if
Oak 1 Hall: 10:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Participate in a collective description of a brony, with silly and fun inspiration from the audience, hosted by Chopsticks-pony. 

Convention Confidential – The History of Fan Conventions from SciFi Cons to Pony Cons
Oak 3 Hall: 10:00 PM - 11:00 PM
From the first science fiction conventions of the 1930’s, to the game changing San Diego Comic Con, and to the cons of today, learn the history of the rise of fan conventions. Did the artist alley start at Comicon or Comiket? How did furry cons evolve from scifi con room parties? What is filk tradition and how does it relate to modern con raves? What is the future of My Little Pony cons? And will Western Animation cons ever become mainstream? With almost a decade of research, join the author of “West Point of the West” and “Convention Confidential” for a look at the history of the public side of fandom culture. 

Coltchella (Concert) Schedule

7:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Making his DJ debut with HarmonyCon. Dallas' hometown memelord - best known for his inspired tracks from the most recent Ponies at Dawn albums

7:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Played at classic Texas Pony Cons like Mid West Brony Fest and Fiesta Equestria. Seasoned pro that we are excited to have perform

Project Intensity
8:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Powerful duo that will get you moving; no matter what stage they play on, they go big and give it their all

8:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Well-practiced DJ known for his drum and bass tracks. Brings a diverse dynamic to the DJ lineup

Seventh Element
9:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Longtime fandom DJ and rocker depending on the day - DJing HarmonyCon. Known for his unique acid style sets and hilarious, calm personality

9:30 PM - 10:00 PM
One of the driving forces between the popular Ponies at Dawn music compilation series and established fan of vaporwave. Likes to play obscure instruments during his fascinating sets

10:00 PM - 10:30 PM
The fandom's king of bounce music. It's impossible to sit still when he is behind the controller - the energy during his sets are dangerously infectious

10:30 PM - 11:00 PM
Longtime fandom DJ who has performed on some of the biggest stages lately, including his recent sets at Bronycon and Ciderfest. Great personality and musician to be around

11:00 PM - 12:00 AM
The inventor of fandom music and one of the biggest fandom names ever. An incredible personality and one of the best shows you will ever get to see