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WeeM Logo Products - WeeM Shirts and More

Café Press is again the subcontractor for HalloweeM gear, including t-shirts, throw pillows, bumper stickers, mouse pads, potion cannisters, and the highly controversial* WeeM thong! Ordering directly through the store, you get a much wider variety of shirts and other fine goods to choose from, and your purchases are shipped directly to you. If you want your stuff delivered to your home in time to wear it at 'WeeM, we recommend you order by October 13th.

You can buy merchandise with this year’s logo (designed by local member Casey Carraher) at the Café Press. Orders and payment for t-shirts and other WeeM logo items will be taken through Café Press. You can also get items with themes from prior years in their WeeM store (all designed by local member Robin Crawford).

* Does not protect you against the Wicked Witch of the West or Flying Monkeys. Or much else.

On-site Shopping & Services


Attention Vendors!
Our Vendor Coördinator is still accepting applications for space at WeeM. Refer to our Vendor Flyer for all the details. PayPal is required to submit your payment. The deadline is October 20th.

Our vendor area will be open again this year, with a fine selection of jewelry, books, and other fun things. Vendors can now sign-up. See our Vendor Flyer for complete information. Submit your completed Vendor Contract Form to our Vendor Coördinator../images/email-regular.s.gif by October 20th. Join our WeeM-Notify mailing list to get additional information about WeeM periodically.


Exhausted? Stressed? Worn out from your travels? There will be two massage therapists to do chair massages in the Vendor area during WeeM. Cash only, $20 for a 15 minute chair massage. Sign-up recommended.

Book Sale

Per tradition, we will feature a book and media sale at HalloweeM. Proceeds from this sale go to philanthropic concerns, with a portion benefitting the Breakthrough organization especially their youth program. You can donate your new and used books or media directly at WeeM; bring your donation to the Book Sale area (inside Ravinia, toward the back) at any time on Thursday or Friday. We will gladly accept books of any genre (children's, art, science, math, history, mystery, puzzles and games, cookbooks, romance, fiction, SF and fantasy, non-fiction, religion, occult, biographies, self-help, reference, materials of an adult nature, etc.), along with cassettes (audio and/or video), CDs, DVDs, video games, and books on tape/CD. Most items will be sold for a few dollars or less, so this is a great opportunity to expand your collection!

Please note that we will not accept magazines, vinyl (records), outdated textbooks, or "white elephant" items; any donated items fitting these descriptions will be discarded. Any materials that are not purchased by the end of the gathering will be donated to local libraries, schools, and/or charities as the organizers see fit.

Off-site Shopping

There are several malls within a short drive of the Westin. There's no notable shopping center within walking distance.


  • Registration - Discounts for advanced registration are available through October 18th. (Note: Full payment is required by the appropriate deadline to qualify for the discount for which you registered. And full payment must be received by October 18th or you will be required to register at the door.)
  • Excursions - Although there are no spots left for the Excursions, you can still be waitlisted. Signup is closing early on October 18th. Since space is limited, the deadline may move up depending upon demand. If you have signed up and are unable to go, please cancel ASAP so someone else can enjoy the tour.
  • Vendor space - Please complete and submit a Vendor Application by October 20th. If you have any questions after reviewing the Vendor Flyer containing all the details, contact the WeeM Vendor Liaison../images/email-regular.s.gif .
  • Lodging - The hotel extended our deadline! The hotel is offering a WeeM rate of $117 through TODAY, subject to availability. If the hotel block is full, please contact our WeeM Chair../images/email-regular.s.gif who will try to expand the block.
  • Volunteer Now! Get involved and become a star. We have a great WeeM every year due to the many of you who sign up to help out for a few hours or more.

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