Reality television doesn’t get any more real than this


The reality TV fans have spoken, and they are descending on Music City this summer for a weekend of fun with some of their favorite reality TV stars. The second annual Reality TV Convention will take place in Nashville at the Radisson at Opryland from June 30 to July 1.

The Reality TV Convention is a reality TV fan-focused event that includes a meet and greet with reality TV stars, panel discussions on reality TV shows and information on auditioning for reality TV shows.  The convention features reality stars from shows such as American Idol, Amazing Race, Big Brother, Survivor, The Biggest Loser, The Ultimate Coyote Ugly Search, Nashville Star, Trick My Truck and more.

Some of the biggest names in reality TV are scheduled to appear at the convention including Survivor’s Rupert Boneham and Jonny Fairplay, Big Brother’s Howie Gordon and Kaysar Ridha, American Idol’s Scott Savol and Jon Peter Lewis, Real World’s Tonya Cooley and MJ Garrett and Trading Spouses Marguerite “God Warrior” Perrin.  A list of reality TV stars currently scheduled to appear can be found at  

Sponsors of the Reality TV Convention range from networks like CMT to reality TV Web sites to casting agencies.  Some of the reality TV Web sites and blogs helping to sponsor the convention include Reality TV Magazine, Jokers Updates, Reality Speaking, Reality Wanted, Reality Insiders, BB Lane, Reality Exploits and Idol Stalker.  The Web sites and blogs helping to sponsor the convention are viewed by millions of reality TV fans each month., which is a reality site with more than 20,000 registered users, will be hosting the Jokers Big Brother Party on Saturday night at the Nashville Palace.  At the party, Big Brother’s Chicken George will emcee the Reality Awards, which will include performances from finalists from such shows as American Idol.

More information about the Reality TV Convention can by found on the official convention Web site at or on MySpace at