The JW Marriott San Antonio, Hill Country Resort & Spa
23808 Resort Pkwy, San Antonio, TX 78261
WHAT KIND OF EDUCATION CAN I EXPECT?
If you’ve never been to THE BTC SHOW, here’s how we do education:
- Classes are 45-minute look-and-learn presentations over the course of three days (15 presentations total).
- All presentations take place in the Main Ballroom of the JW Marriot San Antonio Hill Country Resort & Spa.
- In addition to the stage, all classes are broadcast on LED screens ranging in size from 24 feet to 100 feet to maximize viewing and educational experience.
- You will learn multiple color, cutting, styling and barbering techniques you can immediately use in the salon on clients!
- We 100% ENCOURAGE videotaping and photography for your own personal use.
- You are totally welcome to post Instagram Stories, Instagram posts, Facebook posts, Boomerangs, etc. while you are there! Tag #thebtcshow and #behindthechair!
THIS ISN’T YOUR AVERAGE HAIR SHOW…WHAT ELSE IS GOING DOWN?
Like we said…SUMMER CAMP FOR HAIRDRESSERS!
- The industry’s biggest POOL PARTY with a lazy river that’s 1,100 feet long!
- HANDS-ON education in our Connection Center—our unique learning center where you can test and try the newest products and techniques from sponsors and educators.
- Everything you’ve ever wondered from the celeb stylist world with our Celebrity Stylist Panel.
- Answers to your Instagram questions with our Social Media Panel.
- The #ONESHOT Hair Awards Show (included in some ticket packages)
- One-on-one time with the best in the biz, from top educators to platform artists to social media stars!
- A swag bag (actually, a backpack!) stuffed with more than $400 worth of product!
- Free coffee and tea EVERY MORNING in the Connection Center.
- Drink tickets with every ticket package!
- Most importantly, new techniques and education you can bring back to the salon and use on clients immediately!
Everything you need to know about getting into THE BTC SHOW.
- You must purchase a ticket to THE BTC SHOW. Tickets go on sale in FEBRUARY 2018. Ticket packages will range from $395 to $995.
- Some ticket packages include #ONESHOT HAIR AWARDS tickets and some do not—more details to come in FEBRUARY 2018!
We have the ENTIRE RESORT for this event! We weren’t joking about summer camp for hairdressers!
- BTC’s Host Hotel—the JW Marriott San Antonio—has a 1,100-foot lazy river PLUS a 650-foot rapid river ride and water slides! OMG!
- Multiple bars and restaurants, including an upscale steakhouse, are onsite (see ya there!).
- The scenery is INSANE…600 acres of beautiful, rolling, oak-covered hills with outdoor fireplaces so you can enjoy the views!
- And if you care…(we don’t, LOL)…there are two PGA-certified golf courses.
THE BTC SHOW EVENT SCHEDULE:
Date: Begins Saturday, Aug. 25, 2018
- Avoid long lines—register early! PLEASE pick up your badge on SATURDAY so you don’t miss the show opening! Registration hours coming soon!
- You MUST have your printable e-ticket with barcode and your ID ready to be scanned to avoid a LONG WAIT. Make sure you have the e-ticket—NOT the receipt of purchase. The e-ticket will have a scannable barcode!
BTC POOL PARTY
Date: Saturday, Aug. 25, 2018
Location: River Bluff Pool at the JW Marriott San Antonio
Time: 2pm to 5pm
Note: This event is for BTC host hotel guests only, so make sure to bring your room key—this will be your ticket! **This event is weather-pending. If there is bad weather (though we are sending positive vibes to Mother Nature!), this event will be canceled. In this case, we will notify you via email.
BTC STAGE TIMES
Sunday, Aug. 26: approx. 8:30am – 5:30pm
Monday, Aug. 27: approx. 9:15am – 5:30pm
Tuesday, Aug. 28: approx. 9:15am – 4pm
#ONESHOT HAIR AWARDS
Date: Sunday, Aug. 26, 2018
Pre-Show Cocktails: approx. 7:00pm
Showtime: approx. 8:30pm
Note: The BTC Show General Ticket Holders MUST purchase a ticket if you wish to attend #ONESHOT. Tickets available FEBRUARY 5TH, 2018.
Dress to impress, ya’ll!
- Pool Party: Swimsuit, floats, goggles, water wings, blow-up dolls (lol)
- THE BTC SHOW: hairdresser-cool
- #ONESHOT HAIR AWARDS: cocktail chic
WRISTBANDS & BADGES
Security is tight, so listen up!
- You MUST bring your ticket (printable e-ticket with barcode) to registration to receive your badge and wristband for both THE BTC SHOW and the #ONESHOT HAIR AWARDS.
- Tickets will be scanned upon arrival.
- You can either print your ticket OR have it pulled up on your smartphone!
- You MUST wear your wristband AND your badge AT ALL TIMES to be allowed entry into the Connection Center and BTC Mainstage.
- To attend the #ONESHOT HAIR AWARDS, you need a separate wristband.
Note: If you plan on ordering multiple tickets under your name, you are responsible for picking up those tickets. You MUST have your confirmation email in order to do so. If you need us to resend the email, please contact email@example.com.
Questions? Please contact firstname.lastname@example.org